Activities

At Altitude Summer Camps, we believe that every day is an opportunity for adventure, and our diverse range of summer camp activities ensures that, rain or shine, our campers are immersed in a world of excitement, learning, and fun. From conquering mountain peaks to crafting delicious treats, here’s a sneak peek into some of the thrilling activities that await campers at Altitude.

1. Hiking

With the Swiss Alps as our backdrop, hiking becomes a journey of discovery. Campers explore scenic trails, breathe in fresh mountain air, and witness awe-inspiring landscapes, fostering a love for the great outdoors.

2. Climbing

Rock climbing and via ferrata challenges empower campers to push their limits and conquer the vertical world. Under the guidance of instructors, they learn essential skills while experiencing the thrill of scaling cliffs.

kid climbing indoor climbing wall in Verbier

3. Volleyball

On the sunny days, campers engage in friendly volleyball matches, fostering teamwork, communication, and healthy competition. The sandy courts at the outdoor pool provide the perfect setting for both beginners and practiced players.

outdoor volleyball in Verbier - an Altitude Summer Camp activity

4. Trotinetting

Trotinettes – the Swiss scooters – offer a unique and exhilarating way to explore the mountains. Campers can zip down the ‘blue’ road from Ruinettes to Verbier enjoying the view.

5. Mont Fort Visit & Walk

A visit to must-see Mont Fort is a high-altitude adventure, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding Swiss and French peaks. Campers can see two of Europe’s most famous peaks – the Matterhorn (aka Toblerone mountain) and Mont Blanc from the Mont Fort summit.

6. Minigolf 

For a leisurely yet competitive day, Verbier minigolf is the perfect activity. Campers refine their putting skills while enjoying the beautiful surroundings of Verbier.

kid hitting ball in minigolf in Vebrbier

7. Cooking & Baking

No matter what the weather, baking is always a hit. Campers roll up their sleeves, don chef hats, and explore the world of culinary creativity with Mountain Thyme cookery school, whipping up delicious treats and snacks to share with their new friends.

Mountain Thyme cookery school in Verbier - an Altitude Summer Camp activity

8. High Ropes Course 

For those seeking an adrenaline rush, the Treetop Park course in Verbier offers a thrilling challenge. Campers navigate suspended obstacles, discovering a world of aerial walkways in the forest.

9. Swimming 

Whether it’s a dip in a natural alpine lake or a refreshing swim in a pool, water activities at Altitude Summer Camps ensure campers stay cool and have a refreshingly good time.

kids doing backflip off Verbier outdoor pool

10. Campfires 

As the sun sets, campfires bring everyone together. It’s a time for stories, laughter, and of course, some marshmallows.

Join the Adventure

We continuously enhance and fine-tune our camp programme year-round, ensuring that when summer arrives, the camp experience is thrilling for both newcomers and returning campers. Each week brings something different, making every camp session distinctive, whether you’re with us for just one week or a full six-week adventure!

At Altitude Summer Camps, we understand that weather in the mountains can be unpredictable. That’s why our range of activities spans both indoor and outdoor pursuits, ensuring that campers are active and engaged, rain or shine. Our goal is to create an environment where every day is an adventure, where learning and laughter go hand in hand, and where memories are made that will be cherished for years to come.

Join us this summer, where the weather is just a backdrop to the endless possibilities of adventure at Altitude Summer Camps!


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