Reliable, convenient bus transportation complete with certified, professional drivers makes getting to and from Summer's Edge at Camp Thoreau easier than ever. Campers may choose round-trip, AM-only, or PM-only options.

Each bus route has a dedicated camp-employed bus monitor, who:

  • Escorts campers on and off the bus at each stop
  • Takes attendance
  • Ensures each camper's safety and adherence to all camp behavior standards en route
  • Confirms that each camper is dropped off with parent-authorized individuals only


Full-Day Camp:
AM-Only: $150/session
PM-Only: $150/session
Roundtrip: $250/session

Mini Camp:
AM-Only: $75/session


Bus routes are currently being developed and will be finalized in early 2023. The following towns will be serviced and bus stops will be in the vicinity of the locations noted below. Exact bus stop locations cannot be guaranteed at this time; however, churches, schools and large public parking lots are our preferred bus stop locations whenever possible.

Bus 1 

Town  Approximate Location 
 Winchester Vinson Owen Elementary School
Arlington Arlington High School
 Lexington  Mass Ave & Pleasant St
Lexington Diamond Middle School
 Lexington Minuteman Tech Vocational HS 

Bus 2 

Town  Approximate Location 
 Sudbury First Baptist Church 
 Sudbury  Curtis Middle School
 Sudbury  Fairbank Community Center
 Stow  First Parish Church