Full Day Trips
Important Notes: In order to participate in a full day adventure you must sign up for a spot. These spots are first come first serve only, and they fill up quick. When a camper registers for these full day products they will participate in them for the entire day. Pick up is still 9:00 am at the Middle School, and drop off will still be at 4:45 pm at the Middle School. Lunch is provided for all Full Day Adventures. To learn more about all of the different adventures, and to find out where to register simply scroll down.
Come have some fun with us while we play one of our favorite games, Cowboy Paintball! Campers get the chance to have an amazing outdoor adventure. Our paintball is run through Colorado Cowboy Paintball, LLC located on 8K Ranch. Campers will get to run around outside and see who can be victorious. Paintball is offered on Monday as an optional all-day activity for the Ajax Adventure Camp day-camp.
Please note: Campers must wear long sleeve shirts and pants to participate in this activity. Parents must fill out a separate waiver Monday morning for campers to attend paintball. Due to the fact that this activity is located on 8K Ranch this full-day activity is offered once per week. We ask that you please reserve a space online for Paintball if you would like to participate.
Zip n’ Slip Tuesdays and Thursdays
Check out our quarter mile gravity zip-line and the ultimate slip n’ slide at 8K Ranch. During this full day adventures campers will zipline and slip n’ slide! Our quarter mile zip-line is sure to get the heart racing as campers will soar past sleepaway bunk areas, over two valleys and through an Aspen forest before coming to a gentle stop. In addition to the action packed zipline campers will get to test their bravery a second time with our slip n’ slide into 8K Ranch’s small lake. This full day adventure is sure to be the best day for any and all campers.
Please note: due to the fact that this activity is located at 8K Ranch, the home of Ajax Sleepaway, sleepaway campers will have this activity offered nearly every day at camp. For day camp this full-day activity is offered twice per week. We ask that you please reserve a space online for Zip/Slip day if you would like to participate as part of day camp.
Come raft the Colorado River with us! Campers will be taught to navigate different levels of whitewater with experienced Ajax Adventure Camp counselors and Blue Sky Outfitters raft guides. Campers will get the chance to jump in the river, ride on the stern of the raft and soaked in the rapids. We put in at Shoshone rapids, unless the water flows are too high and then we put in below Shoshone rapids. The maximum size rapid is class III.
Please note: Due to the fact that this activity is located in Glenwood Springs this full-day activity is offered twice per week. We ask that you please reserve a space online for Rafting day if you would like to participate. Our Saturday Rafting trips is the only activity offered on Saturdays.
Come raft the Roaring Fork River with us! Campers will get to experience a brand new rafting adventure this summer when Blue Sky Outfitters takes us down the Roaring Fork River.
Please note: This will be the only activity offered on Saturdays. Campers will still be dropped off 9:00 am and picked up between 4:45 pm and 5:00 pm at the Aspen Middle School.
Day Camping Fridays
Come join us on a full day Day Camping trip! Campers will try their hand at building fires, making shelters, tracking animals and cooking lunch over a campfire! Lunch is provided, but campers will get their hands dirty participating in a standing camp tradition of Iron Chef. Teams of three or four will have to come up with an appetizer, entree and dessert. However, each item must include the secret ingredient! Past secret ingredients have included: chocolate, cheerios, lemons, potatoes, onions, etc. Each one of these trips helps campers earn their camping badge!
Please note: Due to the fact that this activity is located above Lenado this full-day activity is offered once per week. We ask that you please reserve a space online for Day Camping if you would like to participate.
When you sign your child up for this activity you are eligible for a $50 gift card for Ajax Sleepaway. Experience the overnight excitement with a 2 night or 6 night experience.