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Over 26 Tennessee Resident Summer Camps Listed Below with In-Depth Camp Info, including: Videos, Photos, Maps & Detailed Descriptions


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Fall Resident Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in Tennessee are Starting in September, 2020

Many of our Tennessee Resident Camps offer Fall Resident Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in September, 2020.

Be sure to check the "Year-Round Programs and Other Camp Info" headings of each camp listing for specifics, or give any Resident Camp you're interested in a call to check on Fall dates, times and availability.

Fall 2020-21 Resident Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Resident Camps will be hosting Fall Reunions for their previous campers, and Fall Open Houses for interested new campers and families. Each camp is different, and some offer activities for the entire family.

Contact the camp(s) directly to see if there are any Camp Reunion or Open House Plans for September, 2020.

Best Tennessee Year-Round
Resident Camps, Classes & Resident Programs

Many of our Best Tennessee Summer Resident Camps also offer Year Round Resident Camp Programs, Classes, and Activities. You should contact the camps you are interested in to see if they offer Fall, Winter and/or Spring Resident Programs, too.

Best Tennessee Fall Resident Camp Jobs

Searching for Tennessee Resident Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Resident Camps are now listing their 2020-21 Fall Camp Jobs, too. Look for the heading "Summer Camp Jobs" in each camp listing. You can also check any camp's website for their "Work at Camp" or "Fall Employment Opportunities" pages.

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Some of the Best Resident Camps in the South are here in Tennessee.

Fall 2020 Update, Please Read: Many Resident camps may be changing their schedules and plans because of COVID-19. For the most current information, please contact each camp individually.

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FEATURED RESIDENT CAMP

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18
Locations: AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI
888-709-8324

Ages: 6 - 18 . Coed Campers. All Girl Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp. Half-Day & Full-Day Options.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Stanford, Caltech, and NYU. Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future. 

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YMCA Camp Lakewood
Potosi, Missouri
573-438-2155

Ages: 6-17 . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: YMCA Camp Lakewood is an awesome overnight adventure for children ages 6-17! With 5,200 acres and 360-acre lake, kids get outdoors having fun, making friends and learning new skills. They participate in sports, equestrian, arts & crafts, caving, high adventure, water activities and more, and also learn about accomplishment, belonging and character.

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Camp Lantern Creek
Montgomery, Texas
936-597-8225

Ages: 7 - 17 . All Girl Campers. Overnight Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: While summer might look a little different this year, Camp Lantern Creek promises it will continue to bring the Creeker spirit to our campers and families this summer! CLC Unique, our virtual camp option, will begin on June 22, and will consist of week-long sessions that will offer one-of-a-kind programs unique to each session. Through our virtual programming, we will create memories with our new and seasoned Creekers, virtually.

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Camp Lantern Creek

YMCA Camp Lakewood


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iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18

Visit Our iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 Website
1-888-709-8324
info[AT]iDTech.com
Held at 150+ prestigious campuses nationwide

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 Video

CAMPER AGES: 6 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Half-Day & Full-Day, Overnight, and Weekend programs available.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Stanford, Caltech, and NYU. Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Computers, Math, Science, Technology, Academics, and more.

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 is a Top Resident Summer Camp located in  Tennessee offering many fun and educational Resident and other activities, including: Science, Computers, Video/Filmmaking/Photography and more. iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 is a top Resident Camp for ages: 6 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camps are located at prestigious campuses nationwide. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.idtech.com to find a location near you.

CAMP FACILITIES: Camps are held on university and school campuses. Most overnight campers stay in dorms and get the "college experience".

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Stanford, Caltech, and NYU.

Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future.

Just 5-10 students per instructor (maximum 10) so students can e¬njoy personalized learning at their pace.

The top universities on the planet—Stanford, NYU, Caltech—have trusted and hosted our programs for over 15 years, inspiring students to dream BIG.

Want to learn from an energetic Stanford computer science major? A virtual reality guru from NYU? A game developer who wants to share her lifelong passion? We’ve bet our reputation on recruiting the top instructors in the country. Our 8:1 student-to-instructor guarantee ensures customized learning with the smallest class sizes, leading to “a-ha moments” and awesome outcomes. iD Tech summer courses are inclusive of every skill level and learning style.

Today, every career—from art to engineering to social work—requires a strong foundation in tech. With a focus on skills like problem-solving, critical thinking, and collaboration, our courses pave the way for bright futures in any field. Whether your child dreams of working at Facebook or Google, launching their own startup, or founding a nonprofit, their long-term skill development pathway starts here.

iD Tech also offers early-education STEM programs, all-girls tech camps, teen-only academies, and an online learning platform.

Get started today at Our Camp Website Link: www.iDTech.com or call (888) 709-8324 and join iD Tech as they inspire the makers of tomorrow.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.iDTech.com for the most up to date information on sessions, dates, and fees.

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iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 618

There are 26 Top Tennessee Resident Camps Below



Tennessee Resident Camps

Please note that our list of 2020 Tennessee Resident Camps also includes information on Tennessee Resident Camp Scholarships, Financial Aid, and other 'Campership' or Financial Assistance. Look within each camp's description for the CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE heading.


Tennessee PGA Junior Golf Academy
Franklin, TN

Visit Our Tennessee PGA Junior Golf Academy Website
(615) 790-7600
gcude[AT]tngolf.org
400 Franklin Road
Franklin, TN 37069

CAMPER AGES: 10 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. 5 days & 4 nights

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Golf, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located at Golf House Tennessee in Franklin, 15 minutes south of Nashville.

CAMP FACILITIES: Students stay in the TPGA Golf Lodge at Golf House Tennessee, home of the Tennessee PGA and the Tennessee Golf Association. Complete golf practice facilities on site with golf course, practice range, putting greens and short game areas.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our 42nd year with over 14,000 graduates. Program is taught by top PGA, LPGA and NCAA golf coaches. Small student -teacher ratio. Curriculum for beginners to advanced students. Please visit our website for more information.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Sessions start in late May and run through July. Please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: golfhousetennessee.uschedule.com for dates and registration.

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Tennessee PGA Junior Golf Academy

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Resident Camps in TN
Offer Day Camps, Too

Some Tennessee Resident Camps offer Day Camp Programs, too. Be sure to check each camp's description under "TYPE OF CAMP" for complete information, and exact hours of any day camping options.

If day camping is offered, some Tennessee Camps will also offer Extended Camp Hours for Early Camper Drop-Off and Pick Up. If you need these services, you should contact the camp to confirm availability.


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No.1 Soccer Camps
Tennessee Location(s)

Visit Our No.1 Soccer Camps Website
571-428-8387
johnadams[AT]no1soccercamps.com
info[AT]no1soccercamps.com
13294 Amblewood dr.
Manassas, Virginia 20112

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, Colorado, California, Texas, Oregon, Alabama, Oregon

CAMPER AGES: 6-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: No. 1 Soccer Camps is celebrating its 41st season of training soccer players. Our go-to-goal curriculum is based inside the final 35 yards for both the goalkeeper and striker. It has been a No. 1 Soccer Camp staple since Dr. Joe Machnik founded the camp in 1977.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

No.1 Soccer Camps is a Top Resident Summer Camp located in Manassas Tennessee offering many fun and educational Resident and other activities, including: Soccer and more. No.1 Soccer Camps is a top Resident Camp for ages: 6-18.
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CAMP LOCATION: No. 1 Soccer Camps offers five levels of camp; Youth Academy, Junior Academy, Senior Academy, College Prep and College Showcase at 28 sites across the country.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facilities are always first class. Most of the No.1 Soccer Camps are held on renown college campuses or private schools throughout the United States.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: No. 1 Soccer Camps offers a camp for all levels of players.

1) Youth Academy - Designed for boys and girls ages 6-10. Fun, exciting and engaging activities are all part of the week. We do this with individual and small group activities with the introduction of fun technical exercises and games that are engaging and pertinent for the age group and ability level. With our unique curriculum youth players will be exposed to the proper technique such as shooting, dribbling, 1v1, crossing and much more.

2) Junior Academy - Designed for boys & girls, goalkeepers and field players ages 10-13. The program has been designed to build a foundation that will help the participant’s progress to the next level. This will be accomplished in a fun, entertaining and positive environment. Each session will be progressive in nature and will conclude with a relative small-sided game that will highlight the topic of the session. Competitive tournaments will be played throughout the week, and be the highlight of our evening sessions.

3) Senior Academy - Designed for High School players, including incoming freshmen, who are ready to play and be trained at the next level. . Throughout the week, players will be put in a competitive environment that will bring out their very best. Players will be exposed to the four dimensions of training, Physical, Technical, Tactical and Psychological. In our unique evening competitions, players will have the opportunity to compete against other teams, other players and themselves.

4) College Prep Academy - Our goal is to provide an incredible environment where serious soccer players will be exposed to the highest level of instruction in anticipation of playing at the highest level possible. High Performance Seminars will be led by trusted experts in their field and will include: Sports Nutrition, Soccer Specific Conditioning, ACT/SAT Preparation and Sport Psychology. Goalkeepers and field players will be exposed to an intensive training environment for those who are serious about fulfilling their potential.

5) College Showcase Camps - Now available for the serious soccer player at select No.1 Soccer Camp sites throughout the country. The directors of our College ID Showcase Camps are all currently active college coaches. In addition, the College Showcase ID Camps allow you to be seen by, and to work directly with college coaches and their assistants from programs all over the US. The philosophy of the College Showcase ID Camps is to provide you with a more intimate environment from which to experience what College coaches expect from their players.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to our website for a site and date that will work for you at: Our Camp Website Link: www.no1soccercamps.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
The No.1 Soccer Camps hires well qualified staff coaches. Please visit our website to fill out an application and to learn more about our programs.

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No1 Soccer Camps

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Easter Seals Tennessee
Nashville, Tennessee

Visit Our Easter Seals Tennessee Website
615-292-6640 ext 2
alook[AT]eastersealstn.com
3088 Smith Springs Road
Nashville, Tennessee 37013

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
500 Wilson Pike Circle, Suite 228
Brentwood, TN 37027

CAMPER AGES: Ages 7 and up

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Day Camp: 7:30 - 5:30, Resident Camp Sunday - Friday

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): We are not a YMCA camp but are affiliated with their organization and use their camp ground for all-inclusive camp- meaning, their kids have camp at t

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Our residential and day camps are available for children and adults of all levels of ability. Our camps are barrier-free and designed to be accessible to everyone. A camp experience increases skills and enhances self-confidence while giving families much needed respite from the hard work and responsibility that they face every day. Camping programs serve to let participants discover and explore their interests, values and talents. Additionally, these activities provide an opportunity to learn to problem-solve, make social adjustments to new and different people, learn responsibility, and gain new skills to increase self-esteem.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: All our programming is designed for campers with a disability. Our youth programming is inclusive. Easter Seals Campers are part of the typically developing camp groups.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Volleyball, Adventure, and more. We Have One Of The Only Accessible Ziplines In The Southeast United States.

Easter Seals Tennessee is a Top Resident Summer Camp located in Nashville Tennessee offering many fun and educational Resident and other activities, including: Basketball, Sailing, Volleyball and more. Easter Seals Tennessee is a top Resident Camp for ages: Ages 7 and up.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located on Percy Priest Lake just outside Nashville, TN on a 320 acre campus with 5 miles of lake front. Visit our partner, YMCA Camp Widjiwagan's website for lots of camp photos and videos. Camp Widjiwagan provides the programming for all of our youth camping programs.

Visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.campwidji.org

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 10 year old modern cabins with central heat and air and tiled bathrooms. All are accessible. The swimming pool is a beach front entry along with a chair lift. We eat all our meals in the air-conditioned dining lodge.There is a health lodge on staff supervised by a RN 24 hours/7days a week. Athletic fields, waterfront activities and arts and crafts are part of the daily activities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We do pre-hire drug screen and background checks. Much of our staff are seeking experience working with individuals with disabilities. A camp experience increases skills and enhances self-confidence while giving families much needed respite from the hard work and responsibility that they face every day. Camping programs serve to let participants discover and explore their interests, values and talents. Additionally, these activities provide an opportunity to learn to problem-solve, make social adjustments to new and different people, learn responsibility, and gain new skills to increase self-esteem.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We do offer need based financial aid to residents of Tennessee.

Please call 615-292-6640 ext 2 to request a financial aid packet.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We do offer weekend camps for adults throughout the year. Please visit our website for the most up to date information.

Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.easterseals.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Youth programming begins in May and run through July. Adult summer programming is in August. Please visit our website for complete session and fee information.

Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.easterseals.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are hiring for our summer camps. Staff will be employed May-August. Most of the jobs are for day staff, however some resident counselors and nurses are needed. There are 4 weeks of resident camp in the summer.

Interested applicants may email alook[AT]eastersealstn.com or call Amy Look 615-292-6640 ext 2.

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Flip Fest Summer Gymnastics Camp
Crossville, Tennessee

Visit Our Flip Fest Summer Gymnastics Camp Website
1-800-390-0821
272 Lake Frances Rd
Crossville, Tennessee 38571

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Flip Fest Summer Gymnastics Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 7-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Week long sessions Sunday-Friday

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Flip Fest Summer Gymnastics Camp consists of 12 week long sessions throughout the summer, for gymnasts ages 7-17. A private lake, high ropes course and a multitude of exciting, unique activities outside the gym, provide an inspiring and energetic atmosphere.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Gymnastics, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 1 hour west of Knoxville, TN in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. Camp property is 150 beautifully wooded acres with many trails and a 32 acre private lake. Please visit our website for photos and videos.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 15 modern camper campers and modern, well-equipped staff cabins along. A brand new, state-of-the-art, air conditioned gym, high ropes course, dining hall, canteen for snacks and games and a private lake for swimming and tubing round out the Flip Fest facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Flip Fest at Lake Frances is getting ready for its 13th year of operation. In June of 2006 we moved the camp from its original location in Knoxville to its new permanent home, one-hour west, on 150 beautifully wooded acres in Crossville, Tennessee. Small creeks and natural springs feed Lake Frances, a 32-acre private lake on the property, making Flip Fest one of the most picturesque camps in the country. Flip Fest is the only summer camp owned and operated by two Olympians John Macready and John Roethlisberger. When families send their children to Flip Fest we work hard to insure they return home with not only an increased zest for gymnastics but also for life! Join us for the summer of 2016 at one of the most exciting and impressive gymnastic camps in the country.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.flipfest.com for a full list of session dates and fees.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Counselor:
Camp Counselor positions are for individuals ages 18-25 yrs. old who love to work with children. We look for counselors with high energy, enthusiasm and a desire to make camp an unforgettable experience, while ensuring camper safety. A hard-working demeanor and willing attitude to jump into any camp activity are a must. Counselors get to enjoy staying in a cabin with 10-16 campers throughout the week. A weekly paycheck along with the benefit of room and board are provided by Flip Fest. Although this is a gymnastics camp, non-gymnasts are welcome to apply for counseling positions. Previous work with children is not required, but looked highly upon. There are 4 blocks (each 3 weeks long) of counseling positions available. All that are interested must fill out an online application, at Our Camp Website Link: www.flipfest.com, no later than March 1, 2016. Apply Now.

Weekend Camp Counselor:
Weekend Counselor positions are for individuals 18-25 years old who love to work with children. We look for counselors with high energy, enthusiasm and a desire to make camp an unforgettable experience, while ensuring camper safety. Weekend Counselors get to enjoy staying in a cabin with campers that are staying for multiple sessions of camp, with the benefit of room and board provided by Flip Fest. Weekend Counselors are on duty from Friday 12:00pm - Sunday 12:00pm. Together two to three Weekend Counselors organize games for the kids to provide entertainment and safety throughout the weekend. Previous work with children is not required, but looked highly upon. All that are interested must fill out an online application, at Our Camp Website Link: www.flipfest.com, no later than March 1, 2016.

Lifeguard:
Certified Lifeguards 18 years or older interested in a job guarding the campers at the swimming area in the lake for approximately 15 hours a week Monday through Thursday can fill out the Lifeguard Application online now at Our Camp Website Link: www.flipfest.com

Ropes Course Staff:
For individuals ages 18 and up interested in getting trained to take the campers through the ropes course in the pine forest. No previous experience in necessary, but a plus! Past experience working with children is also great. The more weeks you are available in succession, the better your chance of being hired. All interested should apply online at Our Camp Website Link: www.flipfest.com by March 1, 2016 to be considered for camp.

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Camp Tanase
Burns, Tennessee

Visit Our Camp Tanase Website
615-306-0611
heather.spiva[AT]tn.gov
1020 Jackson Hill Road
Burns, Tennessee 37029

CAMPER AGES: 10-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Tanase believes that summers are meant for outdoor adventures, cooling off in the lake, and sparking friendships around the campfire that last for years to come. We don't just lead traditional camp activities, we spend time teaching each camper the skills they need to take on the great outdoors like a true Park Ranger. Through activities such as survival skills, first aid, and hiking, your camper will learn how to be a leader for themselves, others, and our beautiful Tennessee State Parks.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: 45 minutes west of Nashville, TN

CAMP FACILITIES: We have CCC built cabins, recreation/dining hall, outdoor volleyball courts, beautiful lake for swimming, canoes, and catered food.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: For information on scholarships and discounts email heather.spiva[AT]tn.gov

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 21-27, 2019
$899.99

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Guitar Workshop Plus
Tennessee Location(s)
Canada

Visit Our Guitar Workshop Plus Website
905-567-8000
info[AT]guitarworkshopplus.com
Sheridan College
1430 Trafalgar Rd
Toronto, ON L6H 2L1
Canada

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
California
Tennessee
Washington

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
99 Queen Street South
Mississauga, ON
L5M 1K7

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Guitar Workshop Plus Video

CAMPER AGES: 11 through Adult

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Day and Overnight options

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Guitar Workshop Plus is much more than just a guitar camp or summer music camp. We offer week long workshops in a musical environment at superb facilities. Our faculty members are professional musicians and instructors with extensive experience teaching in summer music programs, workshops, private settings, and post secondary institutions. Along with receiving visits from world famous guest artists, our top ranked summer music program allows students to participate in daily classes, clinics, ensemble and student performances, and evening concerts.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Music/Band, Academics, and more. Ensemble Coaching, Rhythm Section Classes, Performance Clinics, Songwriting Courses, Student, Faculty & Guest Artist Concerts.

Guitar Workshop Plus is a Top Resident Summer Camp located in Toronto Tennessee offering many fun and educational Resident and other activities, including: Music/Band, Academics and more. Guitar Workshop Plus is a top Resident Camp for ages: 11 through Adult.
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CAMP LOCATION: We have four campus locations:

Toronto, ON Campus: Our program is held at Sheridan College in Oakville , Ontario, located 20 minutes west of Toronto. This scenic campus overlooks the shores of Lake Ontario and boasts modern facilities including large classrooms, spacious residences, a stage and auditorium, practice rooms, a large dining hall, as well as recreational facilities and athletic fields.

San Diego, CA Campus: Our program is held on the beautiful campus of California State University San Marcos, CA. Conveniently located in North San Diego County and just a short drive from Los Angeles and Orange County, this location offers modern facilities and accommodations including spacious classrooms, an outstanding performance theatre, and apartment style accommodations complete with living room and kitchen. The vibrant music scenes and cities of both San Diego and Los Angeles combined with the beautiful southern California sunshine and beaches make this the perfect spot to spend a week with us.

Nashville, TN Campus: Middle Tennessee State University is located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee just outside of Nashville, TN – Music City USA! In addition to the great location, this campus features great housing and dining facilities and has fantastic music facilities including a beautiful auditorium and stage, large music classes, and practice wenger units. Near-by attractions include historical buildings and museums, several annual festivals, and the Center for the Arts. Famous Nashville attractions include Music Row which is filled with legendary honky tonks, bars, and music venues, The Country Music Hall of Fame, and the Grand Ole Opry.

Seattle, WA Campus: Our program is held on the beautiful campus of Seattle University, located in Seattle’s bustling, quirky, and entertaining Capitol Hill neighborhood. The campus and university residence feature beautiful scenery, including views of Mount Rainier and the Seattle skyline and waterfront. This location offers great facilities and accommodations including modern classrooms, a great auditorium, and the top-ranked university food service in the state of Washington. This location is conveniently located in the world-class city of Seattle, which boasts a healthy music scene and plenty of attractions including the Experience Music Project Museum, Pike Place Market, Space Needle, and top notch shopping and dining.

CAMP FACILITIES: Semi-Private and Private dorm rooms with semi-private bathrooms and full classroom facilities and grounds.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Guitar Workshop Plus is much more than just a guitar camp or summer music camp. We offer week long workshops in a musical environment at superb facilities. Our faculty members are professional musicians and instructors with extensive experience teaching in summer music programs, workshops, private settings, and post secondary institutions. Along with receiving visits from world famous guest artists, our top ranked summer music program allows students to participate in daily classes, clinics, ensemble and student performances, and evening concerts.

World famous guest artists such as Joe Satriani, Alex Lifeson (Rush), John Scofield, John Petrucci (Dream Theater), Robben Ford, Billy Sheehan, and many more teach and perform for our participants. Our top ranked summer music program allows students to participate in daily classes, clinics, ensemble and student performances, and evening concerts. Participants also take away a video of their live performances!!

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships available.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
2017 Summer Session Dates:

San Diego Session: Jun 18-23, 2017
Toronto Session: July 23-28, 2017
Nashville Session: July 30-Aug 4, 2017
Seattle Session: August 13-18, 2017.

Visit Our Camp Website Link: GuitarWorkshopPlus.com for more information.

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EQUIP Boot Camp
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Visit Our EQUIP Boot Camp Website
800.763.8280
conferences[AT]precept.org
7324 Noah Reid Rd
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37421

CAMPER AGES: 14-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. Precept Ministries International
Transform Student Ministries

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: EQUIP Boot Camp is focused on students learning how to study the Bible for themselves and building community with teenagers from across the world. Daily activities include Bible study, worship, prayer, sports, and fellowship with teens from around the world.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Team Sports, Academics, and more.

Daily Bible Study Using The Precept Bible Study Method
Worship
Prayer
Sports
Fellowship With Teens From All Over The World!

CAMP LOCATION: EQUIP Boot Camp is held on Precept Ministries International's campus, located in the heart of Scenic City - Chattanooga, Tennessee!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: This year, students will discover similarities between the book of Judges and their generation and how only God’s truths bring peace and freedom from bondage. It is Jesus who offers the ultimate deliverance that we so desperately need!

Our mission is to come alongside passionate, young believers and challenge them to excel in their Christian walk, to serve their churches, to impact their communities through discipleship, and to engage them in relationship with God through His word- all for His glory!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Dates:

2019 EQUIP Boot Camp 1:
June 8 - 15

2019 EQUIP Boot Camp 2:
June 20 - 27

2019 EQUIP Boot Camp 3:
July 2 - 9

Cost:

Plan A- $475
Inn Room
Student/Staff Ratio: 4-6 Students to 1 Staff Member
Hotel style room with private bath

Plan B- $425
Dorm Room
Student/Staff Ratio: 10-12 Students to 2 staff Members
Dorm facilities with hall bath

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Coker Creek Village
Tellico Plains, Tennessee

Visit Our Coker Creek Village Website
423-261-2310/800-448-9580
info[AT]cokercreekvillage.com
12528 New Highway 68
Tellico Plains, Tennessee 37385

CAMPER AGES: 8 to adult

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day/Overnight up to week long

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Mountain setting for groups of all kinds to experience high adventure activities or just enjoy nature. Great food, comfortable lodging. Outstanding staff. Create your own retreat!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Volleyball, Team Sports, Science, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. On Site Activities Include Horseback Trail Riding, Mountain Biking, Climbing Tower With Zip Line, Team Challenge Course

CAMP LOCATION: We are located halfway between Chattanooga and Knoxville, TN, 35 miles from Sweetwater, TN off I-75 [AT] exit 60. Travel South on TN 68 to our front door. We have 300+ acres within the Cherokee National Forest.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 34 cabins of various sleeping capacity, dining hall, recreation barn, meeting facilities, Retreat Center, amphitheater, outdoor pool, athletic fields, sand volleyball court, 18 post disc golf course, miles of hiking trails, outdoor chapel.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We can create any type of retreat your group wants, from relaxed mountain to high adventure, including whitewater rafting on the Ocoee River, theme park such as Dollywood, caving at the Lost Sea, lazy river rafting on the Hiwassee River, rock rappelling on Foothills Parkway, as well as our on site activities such as horseback trail riding, mountain bike trail riding, a team challenge course, and a 40' climbing tower with 300' zip line. Enjoy campfires, hoe down/barn party, hayrides, gold panning, gemstone mining, field games, nearby waterfalls and mountain top.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership/CIT

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our web site for our 2015 reservation form

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US Sports/Nike Camps
Tennessee Location(s)

Visit Our US Sports/Nike Camps Website
1-800-NIKE-CAMP
800-645-3226 (Nike Camps)
800-433-6060 (All other camps)
800-406-3926 (NBC Camps)
877-308-7325 (Peak Performance Swim Camps)
888-780-2267 (Vogelsinger Soccer Academy)

webmaster[AT]ussportscamps.com
Over 700 Camp Locations Across the US & Canada

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, CANADA

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
US Sports Camps, Inc.
1010 B Street, Suite 450
San Rafael, CA 94901

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our US Sports/Nike Camps Video

CAMPER AGES: Most junior camps accept participants between the ages of 10-18, however some of our day camps will accept those as young as 5. Adult programs offered, too. See our camp specific web pages to find out exact ages for each program.

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Weekend programs available in some areas. International campers welcome.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Now celebrating over 40 years of camp! We offer camps across a variety of sports which run for one, two or three consecutive sessions across the US and Canada. USSC partners with the country's best coaches to direct our camps at top-rated, professionally-equipped training facilities. International programs offered, too.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer, Golf, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, and more. Other Camps: Crew, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, MultiSport, Rugby, Running, Ultimate, Waterpolo, Gymnastics, Hockey, & Yoga.

CAMP LOCATION: Over 700 Locations throughout the US and Canada. International locations, too. Please visit our website for a complete list of camps offered near you, at Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our camps are offered at top-rated, professionally equipped sports training facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Sports are FUN, but they are more fun when you get better! Our professional, passionate, and positive coaches will help your child become a better player and a more inspired athlete. Camp provides the perfect opportunity to improve skills, make new friends, laugh hard, and smile a lot. Our Mission is to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement while consistently exceeding the expectations of our customers!

During the summer of 2014 more than 70,000 US and international campers attended a US Sports Camps program. US Sports Camps currently offers 24 programs in 15 different sports.

Our summer sports camps include: Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Multi-Sport, Rugby, Running, Soccer, Softball, Swim, Tennis, Ultimate, Volleyball, Waterpolo, and Yoga. We also offer several International sports camps around the world. Our sports camps continue to grow thanks to an outstanding community of Camp Directors and the dedication of the entire USSC staff. We expect 2015, our 41st year in business, to be our best year ever. We look forward to seeing you at camp!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Many of our sports camps offer sessions and special weekend clinics year-round. Please contact us for details.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete information regarding summer camp sessions and fees, please visit our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Each camp director is responsible for hiring their own staff and typically hire in late winter and early spring. If you are interested in applying for a position, please email the appropriate sport mailbox at Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com and we will forward on your information to any director looking for additional staff.

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Summit Ministries Student Conference
Tennessee Location(s)

Visit Our Summit Ministries Student Conference Website
866.SUMMIT3
registration[AT]summit.org
CO, TN and PA Locations
Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Tennessee, Colorado, and Pennsylvania

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Summit Ministries Student Conference Video

CAMPER AGES: 16-25

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Two-Weeks

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Connect with others who are asking questions about life, faith, and what matters. Summit’s Student Conference is a 12-day experience where students discover how to approach questions about faith and doubts in an ever-changing culture. We help them to resolutely champion a Christian worldview. Summit hosts ten Student Conferences in three locations. We understand the unique challenges around the desire for deep relationships and intentional conversations about life. At Summit, over 475,000 students and adults have discovered the value of truth and relationship. More than knowing what they believe, they connect their faith with a Christian worldview, live it out, and lead others to do that same.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
and more.

CAMP LOCATION: In Colorado, we are nestled in the foothills of Pikes Peak in Manitou Springs, CO. Twenty minutes from Colorado Springs.

In Pennsylvania, we are located on the campus of Lancaster Bible College in Lancaster, PA.

In Tennessee, we are located on the campus of Union University, in Jackson, TN.

CAMP FACILITIES: In Colorado, all students will stay at the historic Grandview Hotel. In Pennsylvania and Tennessee, students stay on campus in dormitories.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: At Summit your students will get…

Guidance to explore hard questions about Christianity
World-class leaders who teach over 30+ topics
Encouragement to lead conversations about life

Topics Include:

Marriage & Family
Economics
Bioethics
Evil and Suffering
Leadership
Apologetics
Homosexuality
What is Truth?
God’s Existence
College Prep
Church
Doubting
Biblical Foundations
Worldview Survey
Pornography
…and more!

“Summit was a game-changing experience for me! While on a radio interview, I was asked, ‘If you had just one piece of advice for parents to help their kids hold onto their faith, what would that be?’ It’s easy, send your kids to Summit!” —Dr. Sean McDowell, Associate Professor of Apologetics at Biola University, Summit Resident Scholar, and Summit Alumni

“I really didn’t think it was possible to change, and I didn’t care. My dad sent me to Summit and everything changed.” —Ryan Dobson, Summit Alumni, and co-author of Your Legacy: Greatest Gift with Dr. James Dobson

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: OR at Gutenberg College: Students must enroll full-time at Gutenberg College within one year of completing the Summit Conference to be eligible for a four-year renewable* $500 grant or within one year of completing the Summit Semester to be eligible for a four-year renewable* $1,000 grant. These grants may be combined. Our Camp Website Link: gutenberg.edu

PA at LBC (Lancaster Bible College): LBC will be offering a $4,000 scholarship (renewable annually for up to 4 years) to Summit students who enroll full-time as first-time students at LBC in our traditional program.

OneLife is offering to reimburse half of the cost of any Summit Conference in the form of a scholarship to OneLife, equalling $824!

TN at Union University: Union University will offer a scholarship of $10,000 to any new student that attends the Summit Student Conference and then enrolls as a student at Union. The scholarship will award $2,500 per year for up to four years.

For specific tuition assistance information, please call for more information or if you have questions (866.786.6483)

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Summit offers tiered pricing structures starting at $1,295 for the two-week conference.

Tuition assistance is available based on each student’s financial need.
Students also have an opportunity to apply for college credit and qualify for various college and university scholarships for attending the two-week conference.

Tennessee: Union University
Session 1: June 16–June 29

Session 2: June 30–July 13

Colorado: Summit HQ
Session 1: May 19–June 1

Session 2: June 2–June 15

Session 3: June 16–June 29

Session 4: June 30–July 13

Session 5: July 21–August 3

Session 6: August 4–August 17

Session 7: August 18–August 31

Pennsylvania: Lancaster Bible College
Session 1: June 23–July 6

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Deer Run Camps & Retreats
Thompson's Station, Tennessee

Visit Our Deer Run Camps & Retreats Website
615-794-2918
contact[AT]deerrun.camp
3845 Perkins Rd
Thompson's Station, Tennessee 37174

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Deer Run Camps & Retreats Video

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. Nondenominational

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Paintball
Climbing Tower
Low & High Ropes Courses
Hiking
Kickball
Wiffle Ball
BB Guns
Archery
Crafts
Creek Wading
Outdoor Education & Survival Skills

CAMP LOCATION: Deer Run is located on 100 acres of scenic, wooded property 40 miles south of Nashville and 10 miles from historic downtown Franklin, TN. Visit our website for photos and more information.

CAMP FACILITIES: Deer Run has 12 Cedar Point cabins and 2 Lakeview Cabins — all equipped with heat and air — and 2 shower houses. Adjacent to the cabins is a dining facility, camp store, several meeting facilities, and recreational activities including paintball, climbing tower, archery and BB guns, low and high-challenge ropes courses, and Spring Valley Lake with sand beach, swimming, zip line, aqua park/blob, 100-ft water slide, canoeing & kayaking. Horseback riding is available to overnight campers.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Deer Run is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nondenominational Christian camp and retreat center. Our mission is to transform lives through a passionate relationship with Jesus Christ while connecting with others in a camp or retreat setting. During our summer camp, campers grow in character, respect, leadership, and build life-long friendships. Deer Run is a member of CCCA (Christian Camping and Conference Association).

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: VolunDeer CIT program.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to attend Deer Run camps and family weekend events. Therefore, the Mission 42:1 Scholarship Funds offers assistance to campers and families who have financial, spiritual, or emotional needs.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: For more info or to register online, go to Our Camp Website Link: www.DeerRunRetreat.org

Married Couples Weekends (3 times per year): For couples in all seasons of marriage — from the heights of love to the depths of struggle. This is a weekend of intentional intimate time together without interruptions and without to-do lists.

Father-Son Adventure Weekend (each August): For all ages. A life-changing, bonding experience with some high powered guy stuff including fishing and archery tournaments, football challenges, wiffle ball derby, recreation, worship & speaker sessions, and more.

Mother-Daughter Weekend (each September): For ages 7 & up. A weekend of memories, fun, and growing together including recreation, organized games, creative crafts, girl fun, worship & speaker sessions, and small group sessions.

Homeschool Family Day Camp (each April): Experience a day of camp with your family including a nature craft, science scavenger hunt, climbing tower, fishing, archery & BB guns, hayride, and more.

Family Camp (2 times per year): Activities will strengthen your relationships, help you connect with each other in new and fun ways,
and create memories that will last a lifetime.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For a complete listing of camp sessions, dates and fees, please visit our website.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Go to Our Camp Website Link: camps.deerrunretreat.org for information and applications for summer staff positions and summer VolunDeer positions (counselors in training).

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Camp Conquest
Memphis, Tennessee

Visit Our Camp Conquest Website
(901) 490-7164
markp[AT]campconquest.com
4100 Raleigh Millington Road
Memphis, Tennessee 38128

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 1025
Arlington, Tn   38002

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Camp Conquest Video

CAMPER AGES: 6-99

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Conquest is a Christ-centered, week-long, overnight camp for individuals with special needs and disabilities.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Camp Conquest is a Christ-centered, week-long, overnight camp that encourages children and adults with special needs and disabilities to try things they never imagined possible. Campers build confidence that will shape how they view the rest of their lives. It becomes more than a week of camp - it becomes a life changing experience!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Baseball, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: For The Kingdom Camp & Retreat Center is located on 94 rolling acres north of Memphis near Millington, TN. Please visit our website for lots of photos and videos.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 12 large modern cabins with handicap accessible showers and bathrooms within each cabin. Each cabin has air conditioning. Additional buildings include an auditorium, double covered basketball court, recreational lodge, dining hall and large swimming pool, all overlooking the lake.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships may be available upon request

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1: May 29th - June 3rd (ages 6-16)
Session 2: June 4th - June 10th (ages 17-60)

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are always in need of volunteers for camp. Ages range from 13-60.

13-15 year olds: Setup activities and clean up.
16-30 year olds: Counselors
31-60 year olds: Cabin Mom's & cabin Dad's. Assist cabin counselors and cabin leads with daily activities.

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YMCA Camp Ocoee
Ocoee, Tennessee

Visit Our YMCA Camp Ocoee Website
423-338-5588
info[AT]campocoee.com
111 YMCA Drive
Ocoee, Tennessee 37361

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our YMCA Camp Ocoee Video

CAMPER AGES: 7-15

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. YMCA

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Located in the mountains of Southeast Tennessee, YMCA Camp Ocoee has been providing children with wilderness adventures since 1923. One-week sessions for boys and girls ages 7-17. 4:1 camper to staff ratio. Strong Christian environment. Activities include paintball, whitewater rafting, kayaking, climbing, mtn. biking, camp-outs and many more.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Water Activities: Banana Boat, Canoeing, Swimming, Funyaking, Keowees, Fishing, Kayaking, Sit On Tops, Water Games, Water Slide, Water Trampoline Land Activities: Archery, Arts & Crafts, Beading, Basketball, Bible Study, Ceramics, Climbing Tower, Dance & Cheerleading, Drama, Fishing, Flag Football, High Ropes, Hiking, Lanyards, Mountain Biking, Nature Study, Pottery, Riflery, Sand Volleyball, Soccer, Team Sports, Ultimate Frisbee

CAMP LOCATION: Nestled on the shores of Lake Ocoee, Camp Ocoee’s setting is breathtaking. The camp is set deep in the Cherokee National Forest in southeastern Tennessee.

CAMP FACILITIES: YMCA Camp Ocoee is a wilderness camp. We have 12 open air cabins which to have bathrooms in each cabin. Visit ymcacampocoee.org for more information.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Thanks to generous donors, the YMCA is able to offer camp scholarships on a first-come, first-served basis to anyone who would like to go to camp.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcacampocoee.org for more information and to register online.

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Camp Riva-Lake
Winchester, Tennessee

Visit Our Camp Riva-Lake Website
info[AT]camprivalake.com
1281 Riva Lake Road
Winchester, Tennessee 37398

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
P.O. Box 13591
New Orleans, LA 70185

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Camp Riva-Lake Video

CAMPER AGES: Girls age 7-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. All girls overnight camp held during July

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Riva-Lake blends our long history and traditions with fun and exciting activities for our campers. We are an all-around overnight camp with horse back riding, sailing, swimming, tennis, dance and many other activities. We attract girls from all over the country into a more personal setting than you will find at larger "mega-camps". We celebrate sisterhood, nature and achievement in a beautiful and rustic surrounding of the hills of Tennessee.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Volleyball, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp Riva-Lake is set on acres of wooded land overlooking the Tim's Ford Lake, with a private cove for swimming, sailing and canoeing. We have equestrian facilities on camp grounds. We are located south of Nashville, in the Cumberland plateau, near Sewanee and many beautiful natural resources. We are able to take advantage of the many rivers and state parks in this area.

CAMP FACILITIES: Riva-Lake has 10 cabins set along the bluff overlooking our cove and ravine, with some separation for the older campers. Bathhouses are on both areas of the camp. Our lake has a "sunken" swimming pool/dock, docks for sailing and canoeing and a water trampoline. The rustic playhouse has a stunning view of the lake and sunsets, and is home to our basketball court. Equestrian facilities, tennis courts and campfire areas are also on-site.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: CRL was established in 1921 as a premier riding camp, and quickly became a well-known all-around girls' camp in the South. Today, riding is one of many activities offered to our campers. Whether you are a 3rd/4th generation legacy camper or a new camper, you will quickly become part of a special sisterhood. The smaller size of Riva-Lake fosters a lasting bond among the campers, with a special sisterhood among Big & Little Sisters, and our 2 teams (the Marathons and Olympians).

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT program available for girls aged 16. CITs receive free room & board and are trained to be a counselor, helping in activities and with camper programs.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Some financial assistance may be applied for.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Fall Family camp weekend in October.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see website for the most current dates and pricing.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Staff applications may be found on our website.  We are looking for caring, outgoing and reliable counselors ages 17 and up to mentor the campers and teach activities such as sailing, swimming, canoeing, crafts, dance, basketball, woodslore and tennis.

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Camp Nakanawa
Crossville, TN

Visit Our Camp Nakanawa Website
931-277-3711
campnak[AT]frontiernet.net
1084 Camp Nakanawa Road
Crossville, TN 38571

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Residential.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Nakanawa is a private camp for girls that is traditional and structured offering a variety of activities that increase skills and raise self esteem in a nurturing and fun-filled environment. The camp was founded in 1920 and is located on the Cumberland Plateau on a private lake surrounded by forests. A beautiful setting with caring staff and outstanding campers from all over the United States.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Soccer, Golf, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Volleyball, Team Sports, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on the Cumberland Plateau on Hwy 70N between Crossville (exit 311) and Monterey (exit 301) just off Interstate 40, 100 miles east of Nashville, 80 miles west of Knoxville, and 100 miles north of Chattanooga on 1,200 acres of forest and pasture that emcompasses a 150 acre 100 year old pristine lake.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have two completely seperate camp facilities, Junior Camp and Senior Camp located on opposite sides of our lake. There are cabins with screen doors and windows, central bathhouse, dining hall, open air pavilions, climbing wall, zip line, horse barns, games fields, swimming docks and boating areas.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Nakanawa is a traditional, structured camp offering a variety of activities such as Tennis, Soccer, Softball, Archery, Riflery, Fencing, Swimming, Diving, Canoeing, Sailing, Singing, Dance, Drama, Horseback Riding, Golf, Arts & Crafts, Pottery, Climbing Wall, Zip Line, Low Ropes Course, and Nature. There are competitions on weekends and special events and trips through the season. Awards Ceremonies are held at the close of each session in each camp. Please visit our web site for more details or contact us to receive a catalog, DVD and question and answer booklet.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Mother/Daughter Weekend September 18-20, 2015. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campties.org for details.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Two Week Session: 8 to 14 years old completed 2nd through 8th grades June 14th-27th, 2015 Closing Ceremony June 26th.

Four Week Session: 8 to 16 years old completed grades 2nd through 10th June 29th-July 26th, 2015. Closing Ceremony July 25th.

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Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camps at Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Visit Our Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camps at Middle Tennessee State University Website
330-333-2267
info[AT]wilsontenniscamps.com
1500 Greenland Drive
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37132

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camps at Middle Tennessee State University Video

CAMPER AGES: 8-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: After a successful first year in Murfreesboro, TN, the Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camps returns to Middle Tennessee State University for two weeks of camp in 2015. The camp, directed by coaches Jimmy Borendame (Head Men’s Coach at MTSU) and Shelley Godwin (Head women’s coach at MTSU) will include overnight, full day and half day options at each week.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Tennis, and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Join the Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camp at Middle Tennessee State for an incredible week of tennis! Each camper will receive instruction on the fundamentals of all major strokes and will enhance their skills through repetition, ball-feeding drills, live-ball situations and competitive match play. In addition, campers will be exposed to team competition and match play in singles and doubles. These camps are excellent preparation for anyone interested in participating in middle school, high school or USTA team tennis, or preparing to compete in USTA leagues and/or tournaments.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session I: June 14-18
Session II: June 21-25

Fees: $635 Overnight / $345 Full / $225 Half

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Live & Learn Girls Camp at Lylewood Inn
Indian Mound, Tennessee

Visit Our Live & Learn Girls Camp at Lylewood Inn Website
931-232-4203
931-627-2116

mandy[AT]lylewoodinn.com
110 Camp Lylewood Road
Lylewood Inn B&B
Indian Mound, Tennessee 37079

CAMPER AGES: 8-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. Girls Scouts, 4-H.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Our camps are designed to teach children through hands on and living examples. Live and Learn Camps are designed to help girls accomplish scouting merits, sewing, cooking, canning and fresh vegetable and fruit preservation, daily devotional, budgeting, gardening, animal care, quilting, basic first aid, daily journaling and self reflection time and lots more. Activities included: sports, crafts, nature hikes, group initiatives, fishing, camp fire cooking, and more.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Team Sports, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Sewing, Cooking, Canning & Fresh Vegetable & Fruit Preservation, Daily Devotional, Budgeting, Gardening, Animal Care, Quilting, Basic First Aid, Daily Journaling & Self Reflection Time & Lots More. Activities Included: Sports, Crafts, Nature Hikes, Group Initiatives, Fishing, Camp Fire Cooking, & More.

Civil War Ball Dance
Pajama Party
Creative Scrapbooking
Campfire Cooking / Star Gazing

CAMP LOCATION: From Nashville – Take I-24 west to exit #4. Take left off interstate. Go about 2 miles, turn right on 101st Parkway beside Fazoli’s Restaurant(Hwy 374). Follow this by-pass until it ends and drops you out on Hwy 79. Take a right. Follow about 4 miles, turn left on Hwy 233. Follow about 7 miles then turn left at the 3-way stop onto Lylewood Rd. Go about 4 more miles and go up the hill on Cemetery Road. There you are! Park out front on the main road.

From Clarksville – Follow Hwy 79 toward Dover for about 4 miles, turn left on Hwy 233. Follow about 7 miles then turn left at the 3-way stop onto Lylewood Rd. Go about 4 more miles and go up the hill on Cemetery Road. There you are! Park out front on the main road.

CAMP FACILITIES: We are located on the Cumberland River on the Stewart, Montgomery county line. The historical farm house of Maj. Thomas W. Lewis will be the “home away from home”. During the rest of the year it is Lylewood Inn Bed & Breakfast, owned by Mandy Williams. It has 5 bedrooms and one cottage. Children will share rooms and be attended by counselors and monitors. All linens and meals will be provided. Unlike most camps, they will be staying in a home, and learning to work together as a family to accomplish daily chores on the farm.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Mandy’s true passion in life is to watch children grow, learn and reach their full potential in life. She has a unique gift in reaching out to children helping them discover new concepts from a different era. Having spent 30 years doing youth camps, youth ministries and rearing of children she is looking very forward to sharing these ideas and concepts with each camper personally at our Live & Learn Camps. She enjoys cooking, quilting and all forms of country living.

Arlene’s business experience from 20 years at Vanderbilt University in the IT field is crucial in the day to day operations of our camps. She was the Den Leader for both her sons Scout Dens and with the summer Bible School programs. She understands and sees that children need to be independent and self-sufficient. She enjoys crafting, scrapbooking, and family genealogy.

Audrey is a 25 year old college graduate working at the YMCA Child Care Program. She had worked for the YMCA Summer Camp Program, where the children lovingly named her “Ralph”. She is CPR, First Aid and lifeguard certified. She has been a camp councilor at Lylewood Christian Camp since she was 16 years old. Audrey has the ability to relate to children in a way that makes her an instant leader. She enjoys baking, quilting and sewing.

Lara is a 19 year old college student CPR Certified, First-Aid and AED. She has worked at the Lylewood Christian Camp. She enjoys cooking, canning and has a vast experience in gardening. Lara was raised on a farm and has taken care of an animal or two in her day. She loves working with children and has a passion for all crafts.

Autumn is a 20 year old student at Dalton State College from Adairsville, GA. She is currently majoring in Argi-Business. She loves the farm life and enjoys fishing, being outside, sightseeing and helping others. She is CPR trained. Autumn leads a Wednesday night bible class for girls in first through fifth grade at her local church.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): The formal banquet gives the girls the opportunity to shine with pride while serving dinner to their families. Their accomplishments will be displayed and honored during the awards ceremony.
Cost for Banquet: ***$15 per person
***Camper banquet fee is included with camp cost.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Dates and Costs:
July 26 – July 31th: Live and Learn Camps (Girls ages 8 – 12)
July 12 – July 17: Live and Learn Camps (Girls ages 12 – 16)
Price includes: 16 meals (including Friday night banquet), room linens, snacks, camp shirt, awards and certificates, and camp Insurance.
Cost: $175.00 per camper
Deadlines for application & Payment June 1, 2015
Payment options
Check, Cash or Credit Card

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FICA Young Investors Wall Street Training Summer Camp
Tennessee Location(s)

Visit Our FICA Young Investors Wall Street Training Summer Camp Website
888-320-9990
mail[AT]ficaworld.net
Locations throughout the US
11310 S. Orange Blossom Trail #244
Orlando, Florida 32837

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Atlanta, GA
Chicago, IL
Houston, TX
Jacksonville, FL
Kansas City, MO
Miami, FL
Nashville, TN
New York, NY
Oakland, CA
Phoenix, AZ
San Francisco, CA
Tampa, FL
Seattle, WA
Washington DC

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
11310 S. Orange Blossom Trail #244
Orlando, Florida  32837

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our FICA Young Investors Wall Street Training Summer Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 8-19

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Daily: 9am-4pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Fun, Exciting and Informative! These three terms sum up the FICA Young Investors Summer Camps. Students enjoy financial intelligence training, video and board games, financial field trips to local financial districts, and guest speakers from some of America's largest corporations.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Technology, Academics, and more. Financial Intelligence, Financial Investment Training, Wall Street Summer Camp.

CAMP LOCATION: San Francisco State University
1650 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132

CAMP FACILITIES: FICA Young Investors Wall Street Summer Camps TM are held in safe and professional learning environment; usually on the campuses of some of America's most prestigious Colleges, Universities and or executive/education learning centers

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: These three terms sum up our comprehensive and very informative FICA Young Investors Wall Street Summer Camps TM. While we are very committed to providing certified instructors, field trips and superior financial intelligence informative training applications, we don't just stop there. We make sure to set aside some time for a little fun, tours and entertainment activities. As a result, learning about the world of business and financial intelligence has never ever been this much fun!

Future Investor Clubs of America's comprehensive financial training system includes: Access to the FICA's Members Camp Preparatory Training Network; Certified Financial Intelligence Trainers TM; Winning On Wall Street Kickoff TM; American Dream Plan introductory training; Basic Financial Intelligence Training TM (BFIT); Advance Financial Intelligence Training TM (AFIT); Executive Financial Intelligence Training TM (EFIT); Financial Intelligence Training TM (IFIT); International Financial Intelligence Training TM (IFIT) intelligence training curriculum's presented in a creative and interactive way to enhance the learning process.

All Future Investor Clubs of America summer camp instructors are Certified Financial Intelligence Trainers(CFIT) having completed our training programs. Each CFIT has years of business, education, executive, investing and or financial services experience.

Future Investor Clubs of America summer camp programs are designed to be a top quality, positive comprehensive learning experience that students will never forget. Therefore, FICA has incorporated carefully designed Financial Field Trips TM to enhance the students experience and learning process.

FICA members who have completed the Basic (BFIT), Advanced (AFIT) and or Executive Financial Intelligence Training (EFIT) curriculum receive Certificates of Completion and are eligible to participate in many fun, exciting and informative events.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: All Future Investor Clubs of America summer camp instructors are Certified Financial Intelligence Trainers(CFIT) having completed our training programs. Each CFIT has years of business, education, executive, investing and or financial services experience. In addition to industry experience, our instructors must complete 40 hours of training on how to teach each of our BFIT, AFIT, EFIT, IFIT and LFIT curriculum's.

Future Investor Clubs, Chapters and Centers are eligible to select lead teachers and instructors to attend CFIT training programs. Individuals completing our instructor comprehensive training programs earn the designation of Certified Financial Intelligence Trainer TM (CFIT). Business and financial industry executives, managers, investment advisors, commodity/stock brokers, traders and other professionals are scheduled as guest speakers during the camp training week.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Depending on your camp length of stay, approval and city selection, students will visit such places as: Downtown Business Districts; Investment and Community Banks; Commodity/Stock Market Brokerages, Angel Investor Networks; Federal Reserve Bank; Venture Capital Networks; Fortune 500 Companies; Private Equity Corporations; Hedge & Mutual Fund Corporations, Insurance Corporations; Corporate Meetings; College/University Business School Tours; Investment Trading Companies, Commodity/Stock Exchanges and more!

All field trips are held daily and are designed to provide attending students a once in a lifetime summer learning experience.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camps are held in June, July and August.

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Middle Tennessee State University Soccer Camps
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Visit Our Middle Tennessee State University Soccer Camps Website
615-898-5316 (office)
615-898-2120 (fax)

aston[AT]rhodensocceracademy.com
1568 Greenland Drive
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37132

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
MTSU SOCCER CAMPS
1500 Greenland Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

CAMPER AGES: 6-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 35 miles southeast of Nashville. Please visit our campus website at Our Camp Website Link: www.mtsu.edu for camp photos, videos, and to take a virtual tour of our beautiful campus.

CAMP FACILITIES: Residential campers will be housed two (2) per room in the MTSU dormitories. All dorms are located within a short walk of the fields, and cafeterias. Campers are always under supervision of counselors and dormitory personnel.

In addition to our stadium field we also have 5 additional fields that are used for camp and also have access to an indoor soccer arena. All fields are grass and maintained with the same level of expertise as our stadium field.

Campers will have access to one or more of our 5 dining facilities on campus and all are within close proximity to the fields, the campus recreation center, the library, computer labs, and dorms.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: This summer Middle Tennessee State Women’s Soccer will offer day and residential soccer camps for boys and girls of varying ages and skill levels. All our camps are designed to create a positive learning environment in which players can improve their technical skills and tactical abilities. An emphasis is placed on giving individual instruction based on each player’s age, skill level, and experience.

The Rhoden Soccer Academy philosophy is to create an educational, safe, and fun soccer environment that demands decision-making skills on and off the ball. Rhoden Soccer Academy programs are designed to enhance the abilities of the individual player as well as those of the team. Programs are structured so that players will understand how, when, and why to apply their newly acquired technical and tactical knowledge. An overall emphasis is placed on giving individual instruction according to each player’s skill level.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Rhoden Soccer Academy conducts team training and coaches clinics year round.

OTHER CAMP INFO: The strength behind Rhoden Soccer Academy and MTSU Soccer Camps is the knowledge, experience and teaching ability of the camp staff. The academy staff is led by Aston Rhoden, Head Coach at Middle Tennessee State University but campers will also be exposed to other licensed coaches from several other colleges, high schools, and club programs.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For more information please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.mtsusoccercamps.com for camp dates, sessions, fees, and discounts.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.mtsusoccercamps.com for summer camp employment opportunities.

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Higher Ground Summer Camp
Townsend, Tennessee

Visit Our Higher Ground Summer Camp Website
919-675-2267
highergroundsummercamp[AT]gmail.com
329 Wesley Woods Rd
Townsend, Tennessee 37882

CAMPER AGES: 8-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Higher Ground is an extremely popular and affordable Christian summer camp at the base of the Smoky Mountains.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Swimming, Team Sports, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are 30 miles south of Knoxville Tennessee at the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have excellent cabins for sleeping and lots of places for fun and adventure on our 600 acre property. Check out our website for a full map.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: First and foremost we want campers to feel loved and included at Higher Ground. We get a 80% return rate.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We do offer volunteer opportunities for those who are 16 and older who would love leadership skills.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Cost is only $395 for a full week session. Check out Our Camp Website Link: www.HGcamp.com for full details.

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Long View Ranch
Mosheim, Tennessee

Visit Our Long View Ranch Website
423-636-0032
info[AT]longviewranch.com
190 Bledsoe Hollow Ln.
Mosheim, Tennessee 37818

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Long View Ranch Video

CAMPER AGES: 8-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. 4 week long Sessions in July

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. Non-Denominational, Christian Camping and Conference Association.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Long View Ranch is a non-denominational Christian camp and retreat center, directed by George and Kay Widmaier. LVR is named for the incredible view of the Smoky Mountains and for the eternal perspective of the life that is for all who place their faith in Jesus Christ as their personal Savior.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Horses/Equestrian, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports, and more. Archery, Paintball, Canoeing, Wakeboarding & Water Skiing, Mountain Biking, Disc Golf, Arts & Crafts, & Lots More.

CAMP LOCATION: Long View Ranch is located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains in East TN. We are about an hour and a half from Dollywood, Smoky Mountain National Park, Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg and more.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our property is made up of beautiful open fields surrounded by deep rich forest. The woods provide a wonderful playground for trail rides, our team-building challenge course, paintball, and more. There are several trickling streams and an Old Fashioned Swimmin’ Hole located on our 130-acre property that sits parallel to the Nolichucky River.

We have four air conditioned and heated, log-siding bunkhouses that accommodate over 100 guests with wooden bunks and comfortable mattresses to rest your head. All cabins have private indoor bathroom facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our program is designed to provide an absolute blast, while also being a fun and safe place that earns us the opportunity to challenge kids and adults with Biblical truths. Several of the activities are designed to provide situations where choices are made and the results of those decisions will be discussed at the conclusion of the event or day. Biblical applications come to life from the evaluations of the day’s exciting events’.

We try to impact hearts for the Lord, and who said we can't pack as much fun in as possible!

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Some scholarship money is available each year. Please give us a call for more information. 423-636-0032

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Our facilities are open year round for rental groups who wish to enjoy heated and air conditioned cabins, amazing home cooking, and lots of fun activities. Those include Horse back riding, paintball, archery, canoeing, tubing, fishing, basketball court, gaga ball, giant slip-n-slide, campfires, smiling faces, and tons more! check out our website for an exhaustive list.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1 July 6-11 Completed grades 9-11
Session 2 July 13-18 Completed grades 7-9
Session 3 July 20-25 Completed grades 6-8
Session 4 July 27-Aug 1 Completed grades 3-5

Sessions #1, #3, #4 are $495, with early bird discounts available!
Our newest Session, #2 is only $445, with early bird discounts as well.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are looking for college age students to work during the summer as Camp Counselors, Barn Staff, Activity Staff, and Tech Staff.

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Smoky Mountain Adventure Camp
Cosby, Tennessee

Visit Our Smoky Mountain Adventure Camp Website
(866)876-CAMP
(770)427-6054

Info[AT]SMACamp.com
246 Incline Way
Cosby, Tennessee 37722

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:

267 Mountain View Rd
Marietta GA 30064

CAMPER AGES: 8-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Nestled in the foothills of Eastern Tennessee, and literally a stones throw away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Smoky Mountain Adventure Camp (SMAC) utilizes the surrounding environment to provide exciting adventure camp experiences to children of all ages. Adventures include: Back Country Hikes, Caving, Rappelling, Rock Climbing, Challenge Courses, Rafting, Tubing, Horseback Riding, Overnight Canoe Trips, Overnight Backpacking Expeditions, and much much more.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Horses/Equestrian, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Hiking, Rock Climbing, White Water Rafting, Canoeing, & More...

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We operate primarily during July, please see our website for specific session dates and prices: Our Camp Website Link: smacamp.com

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Camp Wego
Tennessee Location(s)

Visit Our Camp Wego Website
352-445-2044
352-249-6783

info[AT]campwego.com
Florida Locations

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Florida, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

CAMPER AGES: 14-65

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Travel Tours Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Wego offers high-quality tours for teen and adults with special needs year around. Our travel programs are unforgettable adventures. We are not your ordinary travel Camp! On our exciting, supervised educational travel programs, individuals learn new skills, make lifelong friends and explore extraordinary cultures in United States and abroad.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Camp Wego is a Travel camp serving teens and adult with special needs ages 14-65. We are a small travel special needs camp that travel in the United States and abroad. We are able to provide low staffing ratios, 1 to 4. (1:1 if needed) We have highly credentialed and experienced staff so each individuals needs are met. We add new and innovative travel and activities each year.

Our travel is designed to enhance social, friendship, culture, and other vital life skills that promote independence. Camp Wego helps travelers make new friends while traveling in a safe, fun and educational environment.

We offer high-quality supervised tours for teens and adults with special needs year around. Our travel programs are specialized for individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Autism, Learning Disabilities, ADHD and Asperger's syndrome.

Individuals must be ambulatory and be able to take care of personal hygiene needs.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Swimming, Team Sports, Adventure, Travel, and more. Travel, Travel Abroad, Cruises, Camping, Sightseeing, Theme Parks, Culture

CAMP LOCATION: Our year-round office is located in Florida. Our trips depart and operate from many of domestic and international locations. Our staff training is held every year in Florida.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Wego is fully committed to developing life and social skills for individuals with special needs ages 14 and up. We believe that our travel trips are a great way to experience independence, improve social skills, and increase self-esteem in a secure, safe and also an exciting environment. Our primary goals are to help travelers build self-esteem, develop better social skills and self-expression, make and maintain friendships, improve fine motor skills, gross motor skills, and sensory integration.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp Wego travels year around.

OTHER CAMP INFO: No Financial aid offered.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Most trips cost $1000 and up

For complete info visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campwego.com

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Graceland Performing Arts Camp
Memphis, Tennessee

Visit Our Graceland Performing Arts Camp Website
901-332-3322
800-238-2000

camp[AT]graceland.com
3600 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, Tennessee 38116

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Graceland Performing Arts Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 6-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The Graceland Performing Arts Camp is an immersive theater arts and music experience for both experienced and novice performers at Elvis Presley’s Graceland in Memphis. Participants will learn from local and Broadway professionals as they explore their creativity in workshops on acting, singing and dancing at the Graceland Soundstage and on stage at The Guest House at Graceland Theater. Over the four days of activities, campers will develop a showcase, culminating in an evening performance on stage at The Guest House Theater for family and friends on Saturday night.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp activities will be located at Elvis Presley's Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley, and The Guest House at Graceland, located in Memphis.

CAMP FACILITIES: The Graceland Performing Arts Camp is for the entire family and hotel accommodations are at AAA-rated Four Diamond luxury resort The Guest House at Graceland, which includes outdoor pool and a theater.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The camp is an immersive theater arts and music experience for both experienced and novice performers. Graceland Performing Arts Camp participants will learn from local and Broadway professionals as they explore their creativity in workshops on acting, singing and dancing at the Graceland Soundstage and on stage at The Guest House at Graceland Theater. Over the four days of activities, campers will develop a showcase, culminating in an evening performance on stage at The Guest House Theater for family and friends on Saturday night.

In addition, each camper will follow in the footsteps of Elvis Presley throughout their stay, as they explore the Graceland campus, tour Elvis’ legendary home, and learn how he became the greatest entertainer of all time – in the studio, on stage and on the big screen.

While campers are having fun during the day, parents and other family members will keep busy with Graceland activities including Graceland Archives presentations and tours, shuttle transportation to other Memphis attractions and relaxing poolside at The Guest House, before reuniting with their children in the evening for family dinners and activities.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): While campers are having fun during the day, parents and other family members will keep busy with Graceland activities including Graceland Archives presentations and tours, shuttle transportation to other Memphis attractions and relaxing poolside at The Guest House, before reuniting with their children in the evening for family dinners and activities.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Two different date options are offered: the July 10-14 session is exclusively for kids ages 13-17, and the second, July 17-21, for kids ages 6-16 (with instruction segmented by age).
*Campers must be ages as of 7/1/19.

There is limited-availability for each week. Camp packages include four nights at the AAA-rated Four Diamond resort The Guest House at Graceland, all meals for campers and families, camp activities and a tour of Graceland for an all-inclusive price starting at $1299 for two adults and one camper.

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Brecht Stables & Dustin's Place
Tennessee Location(s)

Visit Our Brecht Stables & Dustin's Place Website
(678) 644-5243
lynn[AT]brechtstables.org
6737 Concord Rd
Cumming, Georgia 30028

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Tennessee, Georgia

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Mailing address 6580 Riley Rd Cumming, GA 30028

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Brecht Stables & Dustin's Place Video

CAMPER AGES: 9-40

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Respite.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Dustin's Place caters to kids and adults with all developmental disabilities such as: Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Physical Disabilities, Mental Disabilities. Ranch camps are located in Tennessee on a 300 acre working cattle ranch (bused from our farm in Cumming, GA) Campers will have the opportunity to engage in novel activities while growing friendships with other campers. Each camper will work with their own horse and care for other farm animals in a safe, clinically informed environment with licensed direct staff. Offering family ranch camps and mountain adventure camps.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Dustin's Place caters to kids and adults with all developmental disabilities such as: Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Physical Disabilities, Mental Disabilities. Ranch camps are located in Tennessee on a 300 acre working cattle ranch (bused from our farm in Cumming, GA) Campers will have the opportunity to engage in novel activities while growing friendships with other campers. Each camper will work with their own horse and care for other farm animals in a safe, clinically informed environment with licensed direct staff. Offering family ranch camps and mountain adventure camps.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Baseball, Horses/Equestrian, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Activities Include: Hiking, Fishing, Primitive Skills, Dance Party/face Painting With Live Band, Music Sessions, Therapeutic Horseback Riding, Horsemanship, Archery, Intentional Craft Making, & Blow Dart Targeting.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Early bird specials and scholarships

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family camps, overnight teen and adult camps offered; as well as respite.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Year round therapeutic horseback riding and equine assisted psychotherapy

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our website for details.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Always looking for OT, PT, SLP, Music therapist. Also, special needs teachers, para's and nurses

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Tennessee Boy Scouts Camps
Summer Camps in Tennessee

http://www.bsa-gsmc.org/
Great Smoky Mountain Council
(865) 588-6514
1333 Old Weisgarber Rd
Knoxville TN

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Tennessee YMCA Camps
YMCA Camps in Tennessee

YMCA Camp Ocoee
http://www.campocoee.com/
111 YMCA Drive
Ocoee, TN 37361
423.338.5588
info@campocoee.com

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