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Camp Walkabout


Discover everything you never knew you could do. From hiking and paddling to caving and climbing, our overnight Camp Walkabout brings a new adventure every day, all in Baylor’s backyard. This summer, outside is in.

An Outdoor Adventure Camp for Boys and Girls 8 to 16 Years Old

Overnight Walkabout Options

Day Walkabout Options

“We've tried other adventure camps before, but Walkabout is the best outdoor summer camp for kids and teens that we have found - my kids can't wait for summer!”

“Thanks to all of for giving my child a chance for exploring limits, leadership, a sense of adventure, new friendships and especially for having the best summer ever!”


Unleashing Discovery

This summer, why not become a rock climber, caver, kayaker, paddle boarder, and explorer in one of the Southeast’s premier summer adventure camp destinations? No previous outdoor experience is necessary, just an adventurous spirit, an enthusiastic attitude, and a willingness to try new things and make new friends. Our staff includes experienced Baylor Walkabout veterans and alumni, Wilderness First Responders, and Whitewater Rescue Technicians, who will all be there to help you pack in a whole new set of experiences for one unforgettable summer camp!

Tennessee’s Outdoor Summer Camp Mecca

Chattanooga’s incredible array of outdoor opportunities makes it the Southeast’s premiere adventure destination. Walkabout summer campers will kayak, canoe and paddleboard through the Tennessee River Gorge, hike to remote waterfalls and swimming holes, rock climb on the world-renown sandstone known as the Tennessee Wall, head underground to explore the vast network of local caves, sleep under the southern stars and experience exhilaration they can’t find anywhere else.

Secure your spot in the best outdoor summer camp now with a $300 deposit.

Register Online Now!


Bett Adams '02 began his outdoor career on Baylor’s Freshman trip in 1999 when he first sat in a kayak, and has been involved with Baylor Walkabout ever since. In his lengthy career as an outdoor professional, Bett has worked with Middle School aged students in all aspects of outdoor adventure and education, but in the end he’s just a kid at heart who loves the fun and adventure that can only be experienced through summer camp.


If you have any questions about Camp Walkabout, Bett would love to hear from you!

Email Bett
(423) 757-2515


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