River Runners | June 7-19 | $475 | Registration
Practice canoeing skills at camp in preparation for a three-day, two-night canoeing trip along an Arkansas scenic river. Prerequisites: Canoe level 1 or equivalent and the ability to swim unassisted in deep water. Swimming requirements strictly enforced. Contact us for equivalent experience level.
Kayak Crew | June 21-26 | $325 | Registration
Participate in our kayak rodeo and learn how to safely assist your fellow team mates on Lake Takima. Plan a day trip to a local waterway or lake and explore new waters. Paddling skills will be taught, and the trip will be catered to the ability of the campers. Ability to swim in deep water is required.
Camp Aide | June 26-28 | $80 | Registration
Practice your leadership skills! Select an area at camp you would like to learn more about and assist a group of campers by leading specific activities. You will also enjoy swimming and general camp activities. Cadettes will work on the Program Aide pin.
Sail Away | June 28-| July 3 | $275 | Registration
Catch a breeze on Lake Takima while you learn the ropes and master the winds! We’ve got plenty of other ways to play on the water too, including stand up paddle board and kayak time. Boating experience is not necessary, but ability to swim in deep water is required.
Arkansas Bucket List | June 28-| July 3 | $375 | Registration
Take the ultimate road trip! Hike to a waterfall, stay overnight in a state park, dig for crystals and try stand up paddle boarding along with cookouts and campfires.
Ouachita Island Expedition | June 26-28 | $150 | Registration
Travel to Lake Ouachita State Park and learn about the new Mariner troops and programs! Start the adventure by camping one night at Lake Ouachita State Park and practicing your paddling skills. On the second day, we will set out for an overnight on one of the many islands on Lake Ouachita. Requirements: comfortable in the water and in small boats/canoes/ kayaks. No kayaking experience necessary. Good stamina is needed for this paddling adventure.
CIT 1 | June 21-| July 3 | $325 | Registration
For girls entering 11th-12th grades
Girls will establish leadership and outdoor skills and learn the ropes of camp and working with children. CIT1s will work as a team to discover individual abilities as leaders, analyze campers and their needs and experience camp life. CIT1s will have opportunities to lead activities, shadow counselors and to visit another camp.
CIT 2 | June 7-26 | $425 | Registration
For girls entering 12th grade
CIT2 is a culmination of leadership development and outdoor skills. Girls will apply these skills to the world of resident camp. CIT2s will first review previous training, learn about new topics and study program areas in-depth. CIT2s will visit another summer camp in the area. Prerequisite: Completion of CIT1
Upon completion of CIT2 at Camp Cahinnio, successful campers will be invited to volunteer at camp for the remainder of the summer. This opportunity is limited to a small number of CIT2 candidates and is not required to be considered for future employment opportunities.