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Heartland Open Adventures, Saturdays

Heartland Center is a camp, conference, and retreat center in Parkville, Missouri dedicated to building relationships in a Christ-centered environment. Facilities and programs include overnight and day camps for children and youth grades K-12, retreat and conference facilities, Heartland Challenge Adventure courses including a rock wall and zip-line, horseback trail riding and banquet and catering. And through their Open Adventures program, you can try out a variety of adventures for just an afternoon!

Note: Heartland has recently been receiving a lot of good publicity, so the Open Adventures program has become very popular. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis, so get there early!

Open Clip         $18/person

90-minute sessions that include rock wall, zip line, and vertical playground in a fun relaxed atmosphere. 10 years old & up.

Session 1          1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Session 2          2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Open Trail Rides       $15/person 

60-minute sessions include instruction and ride (approx. 40 min) on the forested trails located on our 320+ acre property. 10 years old & up.

Session 1    1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Session 2    2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Session 3    3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Open Swim              $3/person          Memorial Day – Labor Day

After a hot afternoon, enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool. Lifeguards on duty. Children under 18 must be supervised by an adult. Modest swimwear required.

1:00pm – 4:00 p.m.

Free Family Activities                 Available 1-4pm each Saturday.

Disc Golf – Basketball – Horseshoes – Hiking Trails – Gaga Ball

Maps and equipment checkout available at registration in main office.

All participants must complete a release of liability form prior to registration.

If you would like more information read the Heartland Adventures Brochure

Weekly, April 13 – November 16
Saturdays, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. (Registration begins at noon)

Heartland Center
16965 NW 45 Hwy (1 mile West of I-435 on Hwy 45)
Kansas City MO 64152

Website

Open Adventures brochure

Climb On!

Climb On! Have your girls expressed an interest in learning rock climbing? Kansas City has several options for supervised activities. Consider the Ibex Climbing Gym in Blue Springs, Emerald City Gym in Overland Park, or Ironwoods Park Challenge Course in Leawood. Remember this is a High Adventure activity, so make sure you have your safety plan in place.