“Another excellent experience for my daughter. The group bonded and forged a sense of community while meeting the trip’s challenge together as a team.”

– Nam Tsou, Hong Kong

“Amazing organization! Awesome team! Phenomenal leaders!”

– Emily Chang, Singapore

“I can’t say enough about our experience with Apogee. My daughter has learned a lot about hiking, biking, and camping – but, more importantly, she’s learned a lot about herself!”

– Kathleen Sander, Newton, MA

“One of the most amazing experiences of my life! My leaders were awesome, fun and engaged and the other students were amazing people. We’re already planning reunion trips!”

– Dylan Ingham, Barrington, RI

“A tremendous experience for our son! His leaders were outstanding role models.”

– Adi Goldstein, Barrington, RI

“My daughter had the highest of praise for her leaders – how they interacted with their students, led the group in the outdoors, and made it a super fun trip for all!”

– Kim Corso, Warrington, PA

“An amazing experience for our daughter. We couldn’t recommend it more highly!”

– Shelly Milstein, Marietta, GA

“You nailed it – another fantastic trip for Andrew!”

– Kathy Ivinjack, Lake Forest, IL

“Again, Apogee hit a home run! Our kids are all different, but somehow you get them to unite as a team and encourage respect and appreciation for one another. Thank you!”

– Gail Mangeolle, Acton, MA

“I am so impressed by Apogee’s professionalism, thoroughness, and attention to detail. It’s evident that a lot of care and effort is placed on providing a superior group experience!”

– Beth Russell, Memphis, TN

“Fantastic experience! Joey came back a confident young man. When I saw him on the beach in San Diego I was blown away by the joy, confidence and contentment that literally radiated from him.”

– Kris Zigman, Sammamish, WA

“My ECC trip was the greatest experience of my life!”

– Jacob Grover, Montréal, Québec

“I grew so much over the course of my trip. When I returned home, I found that I was more mentally tough and ready to take on my school year!”

– Annie Politi, Bexley, OH

“I loved EVERYTHING about my trip! The other kids and my trip leaders were awesome, and I felt so accomplished by trip’s end!”

– Mary Harris, Davidson, NC

“Gretchen’s leaders for the last four summers have been amazing. They helped her feel included and taught her valuable life lessons and skills.”

– Beth Langenbahn, Cincinnati, OH

“Best leaders I’ve ever had in my life! They got to know everyone in the group and made the trip so special for all of us.”

– Ignacio Uria, Vizcaya, Spain

“I would rate Henry and Catie’s experience as a 10 out of 10. They developed a sense of community, they felt both challenged and very supported throughout their trips!”

– Jennifer Hamilton, New York, NY

“Charlotte had an another amazing experience and returned home confident & happy. She has done trips with other companies and our experiences with Apogee are the best to date!”

– Dori Charlson, Pittsburgh, PA

“Adam had an incredible experience and loved everything. He said the leaders were fantastic and the activities were awesome. We are so happy and look forward to more trips with Apogee!”

– Beth Abramowitz, Scarsdale, NY

“Ellis finished his trip happy, full of confidence and so proud of himself and his accomplishment. I could see it in his eyes right away how much the experience affected him!”

– Marisa McDonald, Westport, CT

“My daughter gained wonderful friends, she was challenged, and had the most amazing time!”

– Jen Kaslow, St. Louis, MO

“Your trip was excellent – the program and itinerary were perfect. Leaders were superior and the group dynamic was great!”

– Jennifer Knowles, Wenham, MA

“Matt’s leaders were awesome and had a great mix of traits. They were responsible, friendly, encouraging, and cool!”

– Lisa Sommer, Larchmont, NY

“I loved the bond that our group created. It felt like I was part of a really special family. It made it so hard to leave!”

– Emily Busby, Salisbury, NC

“You do a fantastic job in meeting your goals for students. My boys came home feeling incredibly connected with their leaders and trip mates, and so proud of their accomplishments!”

– Jenna McClintock, Chatham, NJ

“Once again, Apogee pulled off a stellar trip full of adventure, laughter, and new friends. Caitlin returned home as happy as ever and is ready to plan her next adventure. Thank you!”

– Megan Shore, Freeport, ME

“Another amazing summer for our kiddo! Thanks once again to everyone at Apogee for making it great!”

– Emily Abedon, Sullivans Island, SC

“Apogee gave Nora enough structure to feel safe while allowing her to test her independence. She a great time meeting new friends and pushing herself to try new things!”

– Paula Ito, Waban, MA

“Our children are stronger because of the amazing adventures they’ve had with Apogee over the last 9 summers!”

– Maria Stanton, Stamford, CT

“Four years running – the experience and opportunity has been great for our daughter!”

– Rebecca Champey, Lincoln, MA

“Casey has talked about how much she’s grown personally over the years with Apogee. You guys hit it out of the park!”

– Laura Altman, San Marino, CA

“My Apogee leaders always made me feel safe – and they never failed to make me laugh. They were the best I could have ever asked for!”

– Julia Golfo, Pelham, NY

“My leaders, Emily and Thomas, are some of the greatest people I have ever met!”

– Emily King, Huntersville, NC

“We love that Allyson developed a deep sense of community, friendship, and family on her trip.”

– Ellen Rychlak, Warrington, PA

“Fantastic! This was Hannah’s first experience like this and she loved it!”

– Elizabeth Darby, Palo Alto, CA

“Claire loved her experience from start to finish. She came home proud and full of happy, funny stores – just what we hoped for!”

– Dana Foley, Baltimore, MD

“I enjoyed my trip more than I could have ever hoped. I loved the activities, I loved my leaders, and I loved the people!”

– Annelise Van Den Akker, Highland Park, IL

“From start to finish, our Apogee experience was top notch from the communication and responsiveness of the office, to the quality of the program and leaders. We couldn’t be happier!”

– Lenore Baker, Huntington, NY

“Thank you, Apogee, for our fourth summer of the most uplifting, bonding, and supportive growth experiences we could imagine. Pure joy!!!”

– Alison Fife and Mario Teixiera, Wellesley, MA

“We had high hopes – and the trip far surpassed our expectations. The best part was that Simon was able to bring his true self and find joy in every moment of the trip!”

– Alyssa Bigay, Concord, MA

“Brilliant leaders, great fun, achievable but real challenge level. Samantha came away with a real sense of people, value, and mutual team achievement.”

– Alison Cowley, Sewickley, PA

“You’ve set up a program that clearly instills confidence and independence in kids in a comfortable, respectful, and nurturing environment.”

– Jessica Travelstead, Litchfield, CT

“Eli has had many summer group experiences, but Apogee was, by far, the most positive, challenging, and fun. He returned from his trip not only happy and strong, but with a confidence and awareness that has stayed with him. Keep up the great work!”

– Liz Knapp, Boulder, CO

“Apogee did an amazing job developing a sense of community and challenging my son physically and mentally. His experience was life changing!”

– Sharon Hindes, Westfield, NJ

“We are always so impressed with Jackson’s enthusiasm and excitement about everything he accomplishes with Apogee. He consistently comes back a better version of himself!”

– Madeleine Chasen, Mechanicsville, VA

“Very simply put – Apogee is the BEST!”

– Marci Frankenthaler, Scarsdale, NY

“Rachel had a fabulous time! What a great experience for her – to be away from the comforts of home, to realize that she could live well with so much less, to gain confidence, and to make new friends. She really, really enjoyed it! Thank you!”

– Lisa Blatt, Washington DC