2024 BOLD & GOLD Summer Orientation

Our 2024 BOLD & GOLD Summer Orientation from May 2, 2024 with a presentation from our leadership team followed by a Question and Answer session with the same team. We cover topics such as: gear, food, risk management, and more. This presentation is intended to be a tool for families with participants heading out on a BOLD & GOLD trip in summer 2024. Any follow up questions on any of the topics can be directed to campinfo@seattleymca.org.


Packing Lists and Tips

Not sure what to bring with you on your adventure? Check out our list of must-haves and suggested items. Remember, we can provide most items on the required list.

Medication and Health

How to pack medications, vitamins, and supplements for your BOLD & GOLD adventure, community and behavior expectations, abuse prevention, and additional important information. 

Starting Your Adventure

All expedition trips begin and end at the Y's Cascade People's Center (CPC).

Viewing Photos

Due to the remote nature of BOLD & GOLD adventures, photographs will be available one to two days after the trip returns and can be viewed on our password protected photo site, SmugMug. This information is distributed during the closing circle on the last day of the trip.  

A SmugMug account is not required for viewing of photos.

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Sample Itineraries

Get the feel for what a your BOLD & GOLD expedition is like before you arrive! 

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Payments, Changes, and Cancellations

All the details you need about when payments are due, and what to do if you need to change or cancel your session. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Read about our planned safety protocols, gear library, and other frequently asked questions.