Ideal for: Fit and Adventurous Individuals, Churches, Schools and Organizations | Ages: 14 and Up | Dates: Year Round
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9 Month Program for Graduates that helps them focus on their pursuits and living a Christian life.
Get off the grid. Amp up your game.
Imagine a place where you can disconnect from life’s craziness, soak in the wonders of nature, and discover new truths from God’s Word. Whether you’re seeking a challenge that will test the limits of your group or looking for your next big adventure, we have the wilderness programs to fit, and the friendly experts to guide you along the way.
Test your limits. Build relationships. Discover Truth.
The Camp Eagle Wilderness Experience offers a variety of exciting outdoor adventures and courses that will put your mettle to the test – all infused with inspirational discipleship, outdoor education, and opportunities to form new relationships and strengthen existing ones. There is no better place to escape the trappings of this world and experience what it means to be a true disciple of God’s Word than in the wilderness surrounded by His natural creations.
Our exciting outdoor adventure courses offer much more than your average mountain-top experience. We focus on developing each participant as an accomplished outdoor enthusiast or professional through a wide variety of courses taught in outdoor settings at Camp Eagle in the Texas Hill Country, and at a variety of our nations most unique wilderness locations.
Custom Wilderness Adventures
Our Custom Wilderness Adventures are conducted in some of the most awesome, incredible wilderness areas in the nation. Adventures can be scheduled on just about any available week or weekend year round and can include any of our exciting wilderness expedition tracks, or we can custom design an expedition for you.
Wilderness Adventure Programs can be custom tailored to fit any group or individual needs and can be scheduled on any available week or weekend year round. Ideal for groups, churches, youth programs, colleges, or any group of friends looking for an exciting adventure they won’t soon forget.
9 months of discipleship. A lifetime of change.
This isn’t just a way to blow off a year after graduation. It’s a rock-solid 9 month program designed to help 18-24 year old high school or college graduates gain a new perspective on themselves and a unique outlook on their Christian lives by stepping out of their comfort zones by experiencing an extended stay in the wilderness. The result is a sharper focus on their futures and a greater vision for the purpose God has in store for their lives.
The program runs its course from August through May during which time participants learn first hand what it means to be a true disciple of Christ and how to follow Him more closely through living a life in His Word, without compromise, and without the materialistic trappings of this world.
Wilderness Guide Course
Our 15 Week Professional Guide and Outdoor Ministry Training
Our Professional Wilderness Guide Courses address the three major areas of qualification that outdoor and wilderness industry employers seek when they are assessing job applicants:
We provide all three throughout the length of our course to give participants a solid foundation for pursuing their career goals. In addition to these benefits, our semesters also help students discover what opportunities are out there, help them define their career goals, and give them the direction and inspiration to achieve them.
Climate & ConditionsCamp Eagle Wilderness activities take place in the Sangre de Cristo range of the Southern Rocky Mountains of northern New Mexico. Here are things you need to prepare for. More
Physical DemandsWilderness adventures may require physical stamina and conditioning beyond what you are used to. Here are some tips on what to expect and how to condition your mind and body so you have an awesome experience. More
What to BringThis is not your average camping trip and so the packing list is a bit different than our regular overnight camp. Pack thorough, but light, as you’ll be carrying these essential things with you as you hike. More
What not to BringNot to be a downer, but this is wilderness camp, baby! Off the grid. Enjoy it. Here’s your list of items to leave at home. Yep, cell phones are on it. You’ll have no use for them anyway. More
Getting To Camp
Camp Eagle is located at 6424 Hackberry Rd, Rocksprings, TX 78880. For directions click the "MAP" button below.
Arrival & Departure
We can’t wait to welcome you to Camp Eagle! Choose a camp for times and pointers to make your arrival and departure smooth ‘n’ easy.
Camp Credit & Squirrel BagsDeposit funds for the purchase of snacks or merchandise, or pre-order a a “Squirrel Bag” filled with goodies and gear for your camper.
Email, Mail & PackagesCampers LOVE to get mail! You can leave it with us when you drop off your camper. Or mail it, but just remember to send it a week ahead.
Writing to CampersLetters from home can reassure your children that home still exists while they are temporarily away, and affirm their new found independence.
Financial AidWe have a limited number of scholarships due to the generosity of donors who make it possible. If your camper is in need, please apply early. More
Code of ConductWe’re here to have fun, build each other up and encourage others in love! But there are a few behaviors that just won’t fly at Camp Eagle. More
Cell Phones / Devices PolicyThere is no app for this. Stop, listen and look around. Nature is amazing! Enjoy it while you can. Please leave your cell phones and devices at home.
Enthusiastic. Energetic. Inspiring. And SUPER Fun.
Our staff is made up of a bunch of really fun, friendly people who are also super serious about providing you with the best camp experience ever. Each day they demonstrate their passion for serving Jesus Christ through leading by example and with a cheerful demeanor.
Our staff members are recruited based on their:
Personality & Ability
Passion for Teaching
Relationship With Christ
Qualifications & Skills
Education & Training
Base Camp Features
Some of the things that make Camp Eagle such a very special place.
Our wilderness is alive with dramatic and inspiring scenery—rushing rivers and quiet streams, isolated forests and majestic mountains that rise to challenge you. Camp Eagle is a place where heaven meets earth.
There are fun things to do everywhere you turn! Camp Eagle is built for fun and adventure and you'll find all sorts of outdoor activities designed to make your time at Camp Eagle breathtakingly exciting.
Health & Safety
The physical and emotional wellbeing of our campers are top priorities. Meals provide proper fuel for active bodies and every facility and activity is designed, built, staffed and maintained to eliminate chances for injury.
Bomb the Blob!
Ore Chute Slide
Millhouse Obstacle Course
From our 3 story tower over the river you can choose to jump, zip, or slide into the crystal clear water below!
Bomb the Blob!
Climb. Leap! Plop! Launch! Whoa! Splash! Climb. Leap! Plop! Launch! Whoa! Splash! Repeat again and again until we wear 'em out.
If you're a thrill seeker who'd like to feel a little "boulder", we accommodate all skill levels in many different climbing styles. For those about to rock, we salute you!
Have you ever made a real leap of faith? Try jumping from a cliff-side platform overlooking the river valley 85 feet below to catch the elusive trapeze bar while your group encourages you on and works together to safely belay you back to the cliff side.
Ever been in an abandoned mine? Take your friends and a glow stick or two and find your way through the labyrinth of tunnels in our underground maze. Knock on the walls to find the secret door, or slide down the shaft into a new room! How fast can you and your team get through the maze?
Ore Chute Slide
Saddle up and slide through the ore chute at our Nueces Canyon Mine!
With full-body harnesses and an entire team required to run this swing, there's a reason we call it "super!" Experience the biggest swing here at Camp Eagle.
There's adventure in each breath and every step. Thousands of acres and miles of trails through God's beautiful creation. Explore the trails and experience views that will take your breath away.
Ga-ga wha? Trust us, it's not for babies. Part dodge ball, part tag and part king of the hill, it takes action to another level. Stay with it. Rule the octagon!
Test your paddling skills in either a single or tandem kayak! Race from dam to dam! or just play bumper cars with those silly sup boarders!
Millhouse Obstacle Course
There's no easing into this, so jump right in! From there, you're climbing through our bouncy crash course. You'll love ducking, diving, and dodging to the end.
Bring it on. Serve it up. Spike, slam, wham, attack - Let your competitive spirit take over. You'll need it. Dig, set, spin, spike! Leave the campfire for day's end.
Your heart pounds as you overcome your nerves and step off the cliff. What were you thinking? Total focus. Step by step. Now you're down, confident. Again!
There's nothing better than a game of hoops. Pick up moves from other campers, or take 'em to school like you do at home.
Make sure everyone knows you were at Camp Eagle and reward yourself with a Camp Eagle souvenir after a day of accomplishments! There’s a plethora of shirts, hats, water bottles, and other cool souvenirs to choose from. The camp store needs to be scheduled in advance of your retreat so we can make sure it’s available and staffed for you.
Our coffee shop is a great place to unwind, play games, and build community. Frappes, specialty sodas, ice cream, candy, and other snacks make up the many offerings on our menu. Be sure to schedule the Coffee shop in advance of your retreat so we can make sure it’s available and staffed for you!
Our guides can lead your group to our actual limestone cave, Eagle Cave, to explore a little-known world down below. If you’re brave enough, squeeze through the cracks to see the elusive second room in the cave.
The biggest zip line at Camp Eagle! From the top of our zip tower at one of the highest points in the area, fly across the beautiful Texas hill country at up to 55 mph. The views are legendary!
Here’s your opportunity to soar down our flagship dual 850-foot zip lines at up to 30 mph! Our most accessible zip line, it’s a great activity for all ages. This activity is a solid night option as well.
Swim in our spring-fed Nueces river and experience the blob, our waterslides, zip line, and much more. A fun reprieve on a hot afternoon! Lifeguards are required for all waterfront activities.
Water you waiting for? Take a dip and a drop from any one of our numerous decks rigged with ropes, slides, blobs and more. Look out below, and bombs away!
Need a refreshing dip in the river? Don't bother with the stairs, start from the dop and slip and slide into the beautiful Nueces River!
Is camp not "camp" enough for you? We've got just the thing. It's authentic camping in real wilderness surroundings. The stars never looked prettier.