Enrollment is now open for 2018 programs.

Program Start Dates:
  • February: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
  • March: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
  • April: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
  • May: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 30th
  • June: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
  • July: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
  • August: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
  • September: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
  • October: 2nd, 9th

In order to register for the Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy Ranch program, please complete the steps below to the best of your ability. Your thorough answers will help our Treatment Team develop customized treatment goals. This interview may also be used as a screening tool in the determining your appropriateness for the program. 

You can apply online or download the PDF’s and email them to: or for assistance please call us.

Step I – Admissions interview

Download PDF Form

Step II – Application for admission

Download PDF Form

Step III – Enrollment agreement

Download PDF Form

Step IV – Tuition

See Tuition Fees

Visitor Form

Download PDF Form

What should I bring?

Ranch Registration Rites of Passage Ranch LongTerm Care Program residents should bring what they think they will need for staying four months. One checked bag and one carry on works for most residents. We ask that heavily scented perfumes and cologne stay at home as some residents are more sensitive to these items. Also we ask residents to bring a 30 day supply of any medications that you are currently taking. See the suggested packing list below.

  • Belt
  • walking shoes
  • raincoat
  • pajamas
  • shirts
  • pants
  • slippers
  • swimsuit
  • underwear
  • hat
  • belt
  • hiking boats
  • socks
  • shorts
  • sweater
  • long underwear
  • jacket
  • shower shoes
  • personal hygiene items
  • writing materials
  • small backpack
Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy provides expedition-based wilderness therapy programs for troubled adults, youth, teens and children who are struggling with a wide array of disorders and behavioral concerns. These wilderness therapy and long term care programs are designed to treat children, young adults and adults over 30 with issues such as Oppositional Defiant Disorder - ODD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADHD, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, mood disorders, substance abuse, drug abuse, obesity health and wellness, etc. Rites of Passage offers camps for troubled youth, programs for troubled young adults, long term drug treatment programs, long term drug addiction programs, long term alcohol rehab treatment center, summer weight loss camp for teens, weight loss camp for teens, weight loss programs for kids, wilderness therapy, wilderness therapy programs, and more. We are proud to have helped people from all over the United States and internationally including California, Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Maine, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Texas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Europe and Canada.