As a part of a series of leadership development classes, Mountain Strong provides the youth with not only the opportunity to experience activities to build their Islamic identity, but they will be also be exposed to several key concepts related to patience and perseverance. Based on the Quran and practice of the Prophet, this leadership retreat for pre-teens provides an opportunity for youth to develop in their deen and put it into practice. During the retreat the students will be accompanied with trained chaperons who have experience in youth programs, and have conducted programs at area Masjids for several years including trips and other off-site programs.
Back country Mountain and Valley Hiking, Camping, Swimming, Sports, Team Activities, Group Competitions, Quizes, Group Discussions, Fishing, Canoeing.
Enrolment in the program is competitive and only limited number of 20 students will be accepted. Students require a recommendation letter from their school teacher, local Imam or sports coach.
Duration: 15 hrs
Meals: Morning and afternoon snacks, lunch and Dinner included