Boys Rite of Passage

Boys Rite of Passage

Sun, Aug 04, 2024 - Sat, Aug 17, 2024  (14 days)
Boys and nonbinary  Ages: 13 - 15

Boys Rite of Passage is open to male-identified and non-binary participants.

A call to all boys who wish to become the best that they can be! Join us in meeting a challenge that could change how you grow into a man. During this two-week expedition we will challenge our minds, bodies, and spirits while immersing ourselves in the beauty of the Vermont wilderness. Like the ancient school of the Samurai, we will wake early in the morning with exercises that build our concentration and dexterity, our strength, and our will. The coming expedition will test us. We will carry everything we need on our backs. The mountains and river valleys will be our guides, the wind and the rain our teachers. We will not follow trails but blaze our own way, relying on maps, compasses, and our intuition. At night, we’ll gather around the fire to share wisdom and tell stories. As boys crossing the threshold into manhood, we will experience ceremony, build a joyful community, speak from our hearts, and have an opportunity to be alone in the wilderness. Will you join us?


Lye Brook Wilderness/Somerset

TUITION-SUMMER-TWO-WEEK-LEVEL-A:     $3705.00  Household Annual Income of $185,000 or more
TUITION-SUMMER-TWO-WEEK-LEVEL-B:     $3135.00  Household Annual Income of $100,000 - $185,000
TUITION-SUMMER-TWO-WEEK-LEVEL-C:     $2755.00  Household Annual Income of $70,000 - $99,000
TUITION-SUMMER-TWO-WEEK-LEVEL-D:     $2185.00  Household Annual Income of $50,000 - $69,000
TUITION-SUMMER-TWO-WEEK-LEVEL-E:     $1615.00  Household Annual Income of $30,000 - $49,000
TUITION-SUMMER-TWO-WEEK-LEVEL-F:     $1330.00  Household Annual Income up to $29,000