HAT CREEK ADVENTURES
Low Challenge Course
Hat Creek Camp’s Low Challenge course is wonderful opportunity to promote teamwork and
unity for your group. The Low Challenge course offers 9 deferent elements. Sizes can
range from 7 to 30 participants. Hat Creek Camp’s team of instructors will provide
enthusiastic instruction and debriefing to accomplish your group’s goals. An accompanying
biblical curriculum is available for faith-based groups.
Cost: $25 per hour
High Challenge Course
Cost: $75 per hour
Hat Creek Camp’s High Challenge course consists of three components: the rock wall, the giant’s ladder, and the high ropes course.
The rock wall: The rock wall towers 35’ in the air and offer’s climbers two different levels of difficulty.
The Giant’s Ladder: This element will challenge you and your partner’s teamwork and you make your way up the four rungs suspended ladder.
The High Ropes Course: Participants will be secured to the course 20-30’ in the air while traversing the 5 different elements. You will want to challenge yourself to make it to the end to experience the 200 ft zip line.
Sturdy clothing and footwear are required. Participants must be at least 54” tall.
Cost: $5 per participant
Length of Time: 1 ½ hours
Location: Little Falling River
Participants will enjoy the adventure of tubing and play on the Little Falling River. Guests will be transported to and from the creek by the camp’s haywagon. We supply life vests, a high-quality vinyl tube with backrests and bottoms to make sure your’s doesn’t bump along the way!
Cost: $15 per person
Length of Time: 3 hours
Location: Staunton River
Participants can enjoy themselves by carelessly floating along the current of the Staunton River. Tubers will have the opportunity to navigate down a 3-mile section of the river from the historic Journet’s fish dam to the Brookneal boat ramp. The trip offers a varied experience of current from slow-moving sections to enjoyable class 1 and class 2 rapids. The Wildlife sightings along the Staunton River include Bald Eagles, Osprey, Muskrats, River Otters, Whitetail Deer, and Eastern Turkey. We supply life vests, a high-quality vinyl tube with backrests and bottoms to make sure your’s doesn’t bump along the way! Tubes can be tied together making it perfect for groups with small children or those that want to remain together on the river.
The Staunton River offers paddlers an experience thanks in part to the system of navigations walls, sluices, wing dams constructed by the Ronoake Navigation Company in the 1820’s. Each section of the river features wonderful scenery and a bountiful fishery habitat. Wildlife sightings along the Staunton River include Bald Eagles, Osprey, Muskrats, River Otters, Whitetail Deer, and Eastern Turkey. Trips lengths vary according to river levels. River levels are monitored closely and trips will occur only when water levels are safe.
Cost: $30 per person Max group size: 15
Paddlers will be supplied with a 16-foot canoe,
appropriate size paddle and life vest.
Long Island to Journetts Fish Dam: Length 4 hours
Journet’s Fish Dam to Brookneal: Length 1 1/2 hours
Brookneal to Clarkton Bridge: Length 3 hours
Brookneal's Clarkton Bridge is a great beginner trip with two class 1 rapids white rock falls sluice and Devil’s Bookcase