There is a camp option for everyone! Camp S'more is our half-day camp and serves children age 4 -7. Our traditional full day camp serves ages 4-15. There is also a CIT (counselor-in-training) program for our older campers to prepare them for future camp employment. CITs are typically 13-15 years old.
Traditional full day camp: 9am – 3:30pm
Camp S'more: 9am – 1:15pm
Extended day: 7:30 – 8:45am // 3:30 – 6:00pm
While most of our campers are driven to Camp Thoreau by parents or guardians, many take advantage of our affordable transportation options with local stops to get to camp safely and on time.
At Camp Thoreau we believe it is critical for children to feel comfortable in water. As such, all campers are required to participate in a daily swim lesson appropriate to their ability.
Yes. We offer extended morning hours from 7:30-8:45am and extended afternoon hours from 3:45-6:00pm. Registration is required.
There is always a Registered Nurse in our medical cabin during camp hours. Our nurse is available to treat bumps, bruises, insect bites and any other common camp-related mishap. The camp nurse is also in charge of storing and administering all medication safely, securely and privately.