City Kids Wilderness Project is accepting applications for our 2018 Ranger Class! We welcome all 6th grade DC youth to apply. All applicants must:

  • Complete an Application

    View and print the application materials here: CKWP Enrollment Form 2018

    You may submit your application via
    Email to
    Fax to 1-888-317-8831, or
    Mail to City Kids Wilderness Project, 2437 15th St NW, Washington DC 20009

  • Attend Orientation Events

    Attend 2 mandatory orientation events on the weekends in the spring: Family Orientation and Student Camping Orientation.

  • City Kids may ask for an additional interview or recommendation from your school.

City Kids also recruits new youth from partner organizations, including:

To learn more about the application process, please contact Cassie Degener at

Nondiscrimination Policy

The City Kids Wilderness Project admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students in the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarships, and other school-administered programs.