The region of lakes and mountains is well-known for its stunning choice of outdoor activities. This programmes has been a success for many years with campers returning for several times, to enjoy all the water sports and outdoors activities available in this idyllic summer camp setting.
The programme features multi-activity programmes for 10-17 year olds that enjoy exploring the great outdoors.
Included are a broad range of sports and based activities such as:
Mountain Sports and Activities
mountain-biking (trails start at the door of our camp base)
a high-ropes course
outdoors survival skills
Lake Sports and Activities
In the mornings, for about 3 hours every week-day, campers follow an organised programme various challenging activities. The activities choice is based on the age and skill level of individual campers who have to perform different skills tests such as swimming, climbing, biking in order to assign them to a group with similar skills level.
Our trained counsellors work as a team under the leadership of an experienced Village Camps Programme Coordinator who ensures a vital emphasis on safety, high quality equipment and appropriate clothing and equipment for the campers.
The Village Camps’ team is assisted by fully qualified local specialist staff with first-hand knowledge of the terrain when taking part in specialist activities/sports.
The 80-capacity Chalet Notburgahof is in a delightful setting in the rural village of Piesendorf, close to the international, lakeside resort of Zell am See. The Chalet has fully-equipped on-site multi-purpose gym for sports and evening activities, as well as language classrooms, internet café, conference room, tennis and badminton courts.
The excursion highlights include a day trip to visit Salzburg, a trek to Sigmund Thun Klam Gorge, a visit to the Welten Museum.
There is a variety of afternoon and evening activities both in Camp and outdoors, which campers from all programmes participate together. These all camp activities are organised and supervised by Village Camp counsellors.
Further details on the excursions and on the activities available at the Leysin camp can be found on the Austria Overview Page.
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