Wilderness Programs Listed By State

The following therapeutic wilderness programs focus primarily on the use of the outdoors and wilderness therapy as a way to transform struggling teenagers. Most of these programs have been in existence for a number of years. It is advised that you avoid programs that only recently opened their doors. Established programs usually have a stronger understanding of the safety requirements of a wilderness program.

Idaho

SUWS Adolescent
Length of Stay: 21-28 days

SUWS Youth
Length of Stay: 28 days.

New York

Adirondack Leadership Expedition
Length of Stay: 4 weeks

Talisman Camps & Programs
Length of Stay: 90 days – 1 year

North Carolina

Four Circles Recovery Center
Length of Stay: 18-28

SUWS of the Carolinas
Length of Stay: 28 days

SUWS Seasons
Length of Stay:

Talisman Camps & Programs
Length of Stay: 90 days – 1 year

Oregon

SageWalk
Length of Stay: 30-60 days

Utah

AspenAchievement
Academy

Length of Stay: 7 weeks

Passages to Recovery
Wilderness
Treatment
Program

Length of Stay: 28 days

Outback Therapeutic Expeditions
Length of Stay: 30 days

Washington

Talisman Camps & Programs
Length of Stay: 90 days – 1 year