blueFire Wilderness Therapy

What is blueFire Wilderness Therapy?

blueFire Wilderness is an outdoor therapy program for youth ages 11-28. blueFire combines clinical expertise, wilderness, and adventure therapy in our clinician-owned program, providing an approach to treatment which produces long-lasting, internalized change.

Our wilderness adventure therapy helps teens and families overcome their challenges to become the best versions of themselves. We create a healing journey for families to reconnect and work together towards change.

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What makes blueFire Wilderness Therapy unique?

More Therapy

Therapists are in the field with clients at least four days per week, with individual therapy two times per week and therapist-led group therapy four times per week.

Adventure Therapy

Explore personal growth through a variety of new experiences in a challenge-by-choice environment.

A Family-Centered Approach

blueFire parents are involved in a Family Systems Process to reconnect the entire family.

Base Camps

Equipped with yurts with cots and a cooking center make a home away from home, with individual tents during the summer months.

Weekly Equine Therapy

Interaction with horses helps to develop healthy relationships and improved communication skills.

Academic Credit

blueFire Wilderness offers up to 3.5 credits for middle school and high school.

In-Field Video Technology

Families can connect through video journals and video-conferencing.


We meet or exceed safety regulations set by the Idaho Dept. of Health and Welfare.

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blueFire Wilderness

Connecting Families through Wilderness Therapy and Adventure

Who We Help

Embers Boys 11-15
Embers Boys 11-15
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Adolescents 13-17
Adolescents 13-17
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Young Adults 18-28
Young Adults 18-28
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blueFire Vision

Life is a journey. Our comprehensive multi-faceted and clinical approach in the wilderness helps teens and their parents navigate this journey in a positive direction. We believe that through a balance of self-assessment, insight-oriented therapy, outdoor living, adventure activities, and academic focus these teens will find their true selves. We provide a supportive opportunity for parents and children to reconnect and strengthen their relationships.