7th & 8th Graders

SUMMIT
Summit campers have earned their rank as our oldest campers. They have learned the value of cooperation and collaboration, and they understand the need to work together as well as respect and appreciate the differences of others.

Summit campers are ready for extended time on our ropes course and more extensive programs; out-of-camp trips and overnights included!

Group-specific Special Event:
During their second week of a two-week session Campers travel with their counselors and stay overnight (Sessions 1 & 3 - Cardigan Mountain and Session 2 & 4 - Whitewater Rafting). Dinner, breakfast and lunch the next day are included in this program.

Activities Include:

  • Archery
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Canoeing*
  • Drama
  • Field Sports
  • Tennis
  • Nature
  • Outdoor Adventure Skills
  • High and Low Ropes Challenge Course**
  • Hobbies (2 periods of free-choice each afternoon)***

*Canoeing is offered to our Forest Ridge (rising 5th & 6th grade) campers and older; MUST be a level 4 Red Cross swimmer to participate
**High Ropes Challenge Course is offered to our Wildlife Valley (rising 3rd & 4th grade) campers and older
***Free-choice afternoon

Sample Schedule:

TIME  ACTIVITY
8:45 - 9:00 Drop-Off
9:00 - 9:10 Opening Council
9:10 - 10:00 Camp Activity Period 1
10:00 - 10:50 Camp Activity Period 2
10:50 - 11:40 Camp Activity Period 3
11:40 - 12:30 Camp Activity Period 4
12:30 - 1:10 Lunch
1:15 - 2:05 Hobby Choice Period 1
2:15 - 3:05 Hobby Choice Period 2
3:15 - 3:30 Closing Council
3:35 - 3:45 Regular Dismissal/Pick-up

Friday Notes: The last Friday of each two-week session provides a Camp-wide Special Event