ALABAMA

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Camp Chandler. | Montgomery. | Co-ed, ages 5-15. | Three- and four-day sessions. One-week and multiple-week sessions. | Water skiing, horseback riding, swimming, archery, sports and more. | 334-229-0035.
Camp Cosby-YMCA. | Alpine. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | Three day and one-week sessions. | Over 20 activities: horseback riding, minibikes, archery, tubing, wake boarding, the blob, and Alpine tower. Expedition adventure trips. ACA accredited. | 800-852-6729.
Camp Laney for Boys. | Mentone. | Boys, ages 7-14. | One(1st-3rd grade only) and two-week sessions. | Ropes course, horseback riding, canoeing, riflery, archery, tennis, mountain biking, and team sports. ACA accredited. | 256-634-4066.
Camp Skyline. | Mentone. | Girls, ages 6-16. | One- and two-week sessions. | Located on top of Lookout Mountain. Campers select six from more than 20 different activities. Founded 1947. | 800-448-9279.
Camp Winnataska. | Pell City. | Co-ed, ages 6-15. | One-week sessions. | Sailing, kayaking, paintball courses, arts and crafts, archery, The Blob, riflery, ropes courses and so much more. | 205-640-6741.
Lookout Mountain Camp for Boys. | Mentone. | Boys, ages 7-15. | Two-, four-, six- and eight-week sessions. | Traditional camp with activities such as: water sports, fly fishing, canoeing, zip line, archery. | 256-634-4758.
Lyman Ward Summer School Program. | Camp Hill. | Boys, grades 9-12 academic program ages 10-18 adventure camp. | Four-week session academic program and 3 one-week adventure camp sessions. | Academic program includes on-campus and evening activities and weekend outings. Adventure Camp includes rafting, caving, repelling, swimming, hiking and more. | 800-798-9151.
Riverview Camp for Girls. | Mentone. | Ages 6-16. | One-and two-week sessions. | Enjoy Extraordinary Experiences Everyday! Located atop Lookout Mountain. Traditional program offering more than 25 activities including horseback riding, ropes course, tennis, gymnastics, canoeing, and more. | 800-882-0722.
Space Camp. | Huntsville. | Co-ed, ages 9-18. | Overnight weeklong sessions and family weekend camps for ages 7-14. | Way beyond fun at Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and Robotics Camp. | 800-637-7223.

BEYOND THE SOUTH

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Animal Camp- Cub Creek Science Camp. | Rolla, Mo. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | One-six week sessions. | Amazing Animal Encounters! A Junior Vet program + 100 more activitity choices, including zip-lines, climbing walls, pottery, archery, riflery, crime science, arts and crafts and survival skills. | 573-458-2125.
Camp Atwater. | North Brookfield, Mass. | Ages 8-15. | All-boy and all-girl camps. Two- and four-week sessions. | Afro-centric setting focusing on leadership development, recreation, education and culture. | 413-739-7211,ext 102.
Camp Awosting for Boys/Camp Chinqueka for Girls. | Litchfield, Conn. | Ages 6-16. | One-, two-, four-, six- and eight-week sessions. | Traditional camp with activities such as: go-karts, mini-bikes, river tubing, waterskiing, arts & crafts, archery, fencing, climbing tower and zip line. | 860-567-4924.
Camp Carysbrook. | Riner, Va. | Girls, ages 6-16. | One-, two-, three-, four-, and seven-week sessions. | Traditional camp with individual instruction in 18 activities. ACA accredited. | 540-382-1670.
Camp Cayuga. | Honesdale, Pa. | Co-ed, ages 5-15. | Two-, four-, six- and eight-week sessions. | More than 60 activities including horseback riding, flying trapeze, circus and more. ACA accredited. | 908-470-1224.
Camp Cody. | Freedom, NH. | Co-ed, ages 7-15. | Two-, four-,six- and eight-week sessions. | Traditional New England camp experience offering sports, arts, swimming, boating, trips and more. | 603-539-4997
Camp Friendship. | Palmyra, Va. | Co-ed, ages 7-16. | One- and two-week sessions. | Traditional program with over 40 elective activities such as: equestrian, tennis and gymnastic programs. | 800-873-3223.
Camp Horizons. | Harrisonburg, Va. | Co-ed, ages 6-17. | One- and two-week sessions. | Traditional and adventure programs including outdoors, visual arts, horses, sports, aquatics and performing arts. ACA accredited. | 540-896-7600.
Camp Jump Start. | St.Louis, Mo. | Co-ed, ages 9-17. | Four- and eight-week sessions. | Traditional camp specializing in weight loss for kids. | 636-287-5004.
Camp North Star. | Poland Spring, Maine. | Co-ed, ages 7-16. | Two-, three-, four-, five- and seven- week sessions. | Visual/performing arts, sports, trips, banana boat rides, horseback riding and more. | 207-998-4777.
Camp O-AT-KA. | Sebago, Maine. | Boys, ages 8-16. | Two-, three-, four- and seven-week sessions. | Water sports, land sports, outdoor skills and adventure, arts, music and drama. | 800-818-8455.
Camp Ozark. | Mount Ida, Ark. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | One-, two-, and three-week sessions. | Christian sports and adventure camps. Over 120 activities. | 870-867-4131.
Camp Piomingo-YMCA. | Brandenburg, Ky. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | One- and two-week sessions. | Traditional, equestrian and adventure activities include swimming, climbing, archery, horseback riding and more. | 800-411-5822.
Camp Regis-Applejack. | St. Regis Lake, N.Y. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | Four- and eight-week sessions, two-week program for first-time campers. | More than 50 activities. Teen adventure camp, ages 13-16. ACA accredited. | 609-688-0368.
Camp Rim Rock. | Yellow Spring, W.Va. | Girls, ages 6-16. | Multiple week sessions. | Horseback riding, performing arts, fine arts & crafts, sports, aquatics. Specialty camps in riding. ACA accredited. Less than 2 hours from D.C. on 600 acres. | 347-746-7625.
Camp Silver Beach-YMCA. | Jamesville, Va. | Co-ed, ages 8-16. | One- and three-week sessions. Three-week teen camp, rising 9th-11th grade. Three-week counselor in training leadership development program rising 10th & 11th. | Traditional camp with nature trails, challenge courses, rifle range, swimming, sailing and water skiing. | 757-442-4634.
Camp Tall Timbers. | High View, W.Va. | Co-ed, ages 7-16. | One-, two-, three-, five-, six- and eight-week sessions. | Horseback riding, water skiing, challenge course, 2 climbing walls. ACA accredited. | 800-862-2678.
Cheley Colorado Camp. | Estes Park, Colo. | Co-ed, ages 9-17. | Four- and eight-week sessions. | Day hikes, horseback riding, rafting, crafts, mountain biking, out camping, target sports, and more. | 303-377-3616.
Cheshire Academy Access Cheshire Summer Program. | Cheshire, Conn. | Co-ed, grades 7-10. | Four-week session. | Academic work with a variety of enrichment and athletic activities. Application process. | 203-272-5396.
Concordia Language Villages. | Morehead, Minn. | Co-ed, ages 7-18. | One-, two- and four-week sessions and family camp. | Residential language immersion camps. Available in 15 languages. | 800-222-4750 ext 3699.
French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts. | Hancock, N.Y. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | Three-, six-, nine- and twelve-week sessions. | Over 45 program activities including cooking, dance, theater, music, circus, magic, visual arts, sport and horseback riding. | 800-634-1703.
Kamp Kohut. | Oxford, Maine. | Co-ed, ages 7-15. | Two- to four-week sessions. | Waterfront, land sports, drama and more. | 888-465-6488.
Kenmont Camp for Boys and Kenwood Camp for Girls. | Kent, Conn. | Ages 7-14. | Four-week sessions. | Athletics, water sports, extreme sports, adventure, creative arts and theater. Separate and equal facilities for boys and girls on 200-acre lakefront property. ACA Accredited. | 845-262-1090.
Lake Greeley Camp. | Greeley, Pa. | Co-ed, ages 6-15. | Two-, four-, six- and eight-week sessions. | Traditional camp including more than 60 activities. | Winter: 570-842-3739; Summer: 570-685-7196.
New Meadow Farm Camp. | Steeles Tavern, Va. | Girls, ages 9-17. | One-, three-, four- and seven- week sessions. | Horseback riding, horsemanship, swimming, arts and crafts, biking, and more. | 610-825-9838.
Night Eagle Wilderness Adventures. | Cuttingsville, Vt. | Boys, ages 10-14. | Two-, three-, four- and six-week sessions. | Primitive summer camp with tipi living, canoeing, backpacking, archery and tracking. ACA accredited. | 802-446-6100.
Sanborn Western Camps. | Florissant, Colo. | Separate camps for girls and boys, ages 7-16. | Two- and four-week sessions. | Adventurous, non-competitive programs in Western riding, mountaineering, water sports, fishing. | 719-748-3341.
Shane (Trim-Down) Camp. | Ferndale, N.Y. | Co-ed, ages 7-19. | Three-, six- and nine-week sessions. | Portion controlled meals, classes in nutrition, dieting and cooking. | 914-271-4141.
Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing. | New Castle, Va. | Ages 8-18. | One-, two- and four-week courses. | Rock climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, backpacking and more. | 800-782-0779.
Windsor Mountain | Windsor, N.H. | Co-ed, ages 8-16. | Two- and three and a half-week sessions. | Free choice program with traditional camp activities and specialty programs including sailing, film, performing arts, visual arts and wilderness. | 603-478-3166.

FLORIDA

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Camp Dovewood. | O'Brien. | Girls, ages 7-16. | One- and two-week sessions. Combination 3 week sessions. | Christian bases, horse-focused, English, Western and dressage riding, overnight trips, swimming, dance and over 24 activities. | 386-935-0863.
Camp Indian Springs. | Crawfordville. | Co-ed, ages 7-16. | One, two and four-week sessions. | Traditional camp with scuba, ATV, high-ropes, riding, archery, extreme skateboarding, paintball and more. ACA Accredited. | 850-933-5959.
Camp Kulaqua. | High Springs. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | One-week sessions. | Bible adventure, archery, canoeing, gymnastics, horsemanship, go-carts and zoo management. | 386-454-1351.
Camp Winona-YMCA. | Deleon Springs. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | One- and two-week sessions(14-17) CIT 3 Week. | Archery, canoeing, ropes course, sailing, paintball and more. | 386-985-4544.
Circle "F" Dude Ranch Camp. | Lake Wales. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | Two- and three-week, 10-day sessions. | Horseback riding, sailing, paintball, waterfront double zip line with rock climbing wall and more. | 863-676-4113.
Everglades Youth Conservation Camp. | West Palm Beach. | Co-ed, ages 8-14. | One-week sessions. | Operated by Florida Fish and Wildlife Commisson. Outdoor skills, ecology, wildlife encounters, fishing, archery, mud hikes, canoeing and more. | 561-236-8431.
IMG Academies. | Bradenton. | Co-ed, ages 8-18. | Weekly sessions. | Instructional programs offered in tennis, golf, soccer, baseball, basketball, hockey and performance training. | 941-755-1000.
Seacamp. | Big Pine Key. | Co-ed, ages 12-17. | 18-day sessions. | Marine science, scuba, sailing, wind surfing and more. | 877-732-2267.
SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Adventure Camps. | Orlando and Tampa Bay. | Co-ed, grades 4-College. | One-week sessions. | Amazing up-close animal encounters from belugas to giraffes, plus everything the parks have to offer. | 866-468-6226.
Wellspring Florida | Melbourne. | Three-to nine-week sessions. | Fun, scientific weight loss camps for teens. Beach and Disney World visits along with individualized therapy sessions. | 1-866-364-0808.

GEORGIA

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Adamah Adventures. | Atlanta. | Co-ed, ages 10-17. | 18-day sessions 7-11th grade. 1 week session 5th-7th grade. | Outdoor adventure treks for Jewish teens. Hiking, rock climbing, caving, rafting and more in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Utah or Pacific Northwest. | 404-297-4914.
Athens "Y" Camp for Boys/Camp Chattooga for Girls. | Tallulah Falls. | Ages 7-16. | One-week sessions. | All sports, zip line, lake activities and more. Horseback riding for girls. Outdoor adventure program for older campers. | Boys: 706-754-6912; girls: 706-754-3329.
Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education. | Atlanta. | Co-ed, ages 8 and up. | One-, two- three- and five-week sessions. | Intensive resident courses available to intermediate and advance students in ballet, jazz, and modern, nutrition, musical theatre and dance history. Audition required. | 404-873-5811, ext 310.
Atlanta Resident Camp. | Lake Allatoona. | Co-ed, ages 8-12. | One-week sessions. | Canoeing, team building and hiking and environmental education through the City of Atlanta. Open to Atlanta residents and non-residents. | 404-392-3366.
Atlanta Workshop Players Summer Performing Arts Camp. | Brenau University. | Co-ed, ages 8-18. | One- or two-week sessions. | TV/film acting, theatre, dance, musical theatre and performances, audition for top agents and casting directors. Produce a full show. | 770-998-8111.
Calvin Center. | Hampton. | Co-ed, grades 1-12. | One-week. | Christian camping since 1960. Residential camping, adventure and horse camps. High School Leadership. ACA accredited. | 770-946-4276.
Camp Barney Medintz. | Cleveland. | Co-ed, ages 8-16. | Two- and four-week sessions. | Activities include water skiing, horseback riding, mountain biking, theater and more. Jewish values. | 678-812-3844.
Camp Blue Ridge. | Mountain City. | Co-ed, ages 7-16. | Two, four, five and seven-week sessions. | 48 elective style activities in the areas of athletics, aquatics, outdoor adventure and cultural arts. | 954-665-8686.
Camp Cherokee. | Cartersville. | Co-ed, ages 6-18. | Four-, five- and six-day sessions. | Christian camp on Lake Allatoona with canoeing, arts and crafts, Bible study, white water rafting and more. Also offers day camp. | 877-647-8542.
Camp Fire Camp Toccoa. | Toccoa. | Co-ed, grades 2-12. | One- and multi-week sessions. | Campers reconnect with nature in a fun, noncompetitive environment. Horseback, ropes, canoeing, archery and more. ACA accredited. | 706-886-2457.
Camp Juliette Low. | Lookout Mountain. | Girls, ages 7-17. | One- and two-week sessions. | Traditional camping and outdoor adventure, fun and friends since 1922. On beautiful Lookout Mountain in Northwest Georgia. | 770-428-1062.
Camp Kaleo. | Forsyth. | Boys, ages 6-18. | Three-day (grades completed 1-3) and one-week sessions (grades 4-12). | A Christian camp in a rustic setting. | 478-994-5333.
Camp New Dawn. | Chickamauga. | Co-ed, ages 6-18. | One-week sessions. | Traditional camp activities such as crafts, photography, swimming, sports and animal care. Adventure outdoor camp, civil war camp and multi-sports camp available. | 706-539-2235.
Camp Westminster. | Conyers. | Co-ed, ages 6-17. | Weekly overnight and day camp sessions. | Horseback riding, sports, crafts, outdoor skills, climbing tower, paintball and more with a Christian perspective. | 770-483-2225.
Camp Woodmont. | Lookout Mountain. | Co-ed, ages 6-14. | One- and two-week sessions. | Deep-seeded traditions and close family atmosphere. High ropes, horseback, sports, dance, crafts, archery and more! ACA accredited. | 423-472-6070.
Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center Summer Camps. | Mansfield. | Co-ed, ages 10-16. | Choose from the many camp programs including outdoor adventure teen challenge, conservation education, gardening, WILD creatures of Georgia and shooting sports. Also offers day camp. | 770-784-3059.
Clayton State University PEI Summer Entrepreneurship & Business Academy. | Morrow. | Co-ed, high school students. | One-week session. | A summer academy for high school students. June 15-20. | 678-466-4528.
Cohutta Springs Youth Camp. | Crandall. | Co-ed, ages 7-18. | One-week sessions and family camp. | Archery, basketball, biking, canoeing, creative arts, drama, golf, gymnastics, horsemanship, nature, rock climbing, sports, videography, water sports. | 706-602-7346.
Creation Encounters Camp. | Cleveland. | Co-ed, ages 12-15. | Three-day session. | Christ-centered learning experience through hands on animal interaction. Learn about animal diet, vet care, and enrichment for animals at the zoo. | 706-348-7279.
Darlington Summer Camps. | Rome. | Co-ed and single gender, ages 6-18. | Sessions vary by camp. | Summer Scholars Program. Specialty Sports Camps include soccer, tennis, lacrosse, fencing and more. | 800-368-4437.
Digital Media Academy. | Prestigious Georgia University. | Co-ed, ages 6-18. | One-week session. | Create apps, animation, web development, final, music, game design and more. | 866-656-3342.
Dixie Camps for Boys and Girls. | Clayton. | For boys and girls ages 6-16. | One-, two-, three-, four- and seven-week sessions. | Traditional camp with sports, water activities, arts and more. | 678-701-3052.
Emagination Computer Camp. | Atlanta. | Co-ed, ages 8-17. | One and two-week sessions. | Video Game Design, Web Design, 3-D Animation. Build robots and RC Cars. Explore programming. Sports and recreation. | 877-248-0206.
Encore Music Camps. | Atlanta and Milledgeville. | Co-ed, ages 10-16. | Orchestra Camp, Emory University, July 6-10. Band Camp, Georgia College & State, Milledgeville, July 6-10. | A musical experience with rehearsals and master classes, with a blend of recreational activities. Camp closes with concert performances. | Band: 770-914-8866; Orchestra: 404-988-1245.
ID Tech Camps. | Emory University. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. Exclusive teen academies 13-18. | One-week sessions. | Build apps, programs in C++/Java, create movies, video games, websites, robots, and more. Also 2-week sessions for ages 13-18 at iD Tech Academies. | 888-709-8324.
Joe Machnik No.1 Goalkeeper Camp & Striker Camp. | Rome. | Co-ed, ages 8-18. | Four- to twelve-day sessions. | Nationwide soccer camp with over 35 years experience. | 706-378-3706.
Linda's Riding School. | Conyers. | Co-ed, ages 7 and up. | Overnight and one-week session. | Each camper has their own horse for the entire session, covered arena, trails and lessons daily. Show at the end of the week for parents. Day camp also offered. | 770-922-0184.
National Computer Camps. | Atlanta-Oglethorpe. | Co-ed, ages 7-18. | One- and two-week sessions. | Video game design, computer programming, networking, web design, software applications, minecraft and modding. Optional sports program. | 203-710-5771.
Rabun Gap-Noochee School. | Rabun Gap. | Co-ed, ages 5-13. | Weekend parent-child camp for parents/grandparents to share a real camp experience over a summer weekend (Fri-Sun, July 25-27). | Share athletics, arts and outdoor activities, as well as communal worship and individual free time. | 706-746-7467/800-543-7467.
Riverside Military Academy. | Gainesville. | Boys, grades 7-11. | Four-week sessions. | High Adventure Camp. Test physical endurance, explore area rivers, hike in Blue Ridge Mountains, learn rafting, rappelling, marksmanship and leadership skills. | 800-462-2338.
Sports Broadcasting Camp. | Atlanta. | Co-ed, ages 10-18. | July 14-18. | Overnight or day. Learn from the pros. Make reporting, play-by-play and sports anchor tapes. Meet celebrities and more. | 800-319-0884.
Strong Rock Camp. | Cleveland. | Co-ed, grades 1-11. | One- and two-week sessions. | Horseback riding, canoeing, archery, riflery, climbing, art, drama and more. Christian family values. | 706-348-1533.
Sunburst Stables. | Clarksville. | All girls and all boys, ages 8-15. | One-week sessions. | Horseback riding, swimming, The Blob, boating, ropes course, zip line and more. | 800-806-1953.
University of Georgia Youth Programs. | Athens. | Co-ed, ages 11-17. | Two-week session. | Summer Academy with specialty overnight or day camps and Pre-College Summer Programs for rising high school juniors and seniors. | 706-542-3537.
Valley View Ranch Equestrian Camp. | Cloudland. | Girls, ages 8-17. | One to nine weeks. | 600 acres, English and Western, vaulting, barrels and trails .Spend 4-6 hours daily with your own camp horse. CHA instructors. | 706-862-2231.
WinShape Camps. | Rome. | Boys and girls camps, Completed 1st- completed 11th grade. | One- and two-week sessions. | A Christian recreation program. Separate programs for girls and boys. | 800-448-6955, ext 1120.

MISSISSIPPI

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Camp Stanislaus. | Bay St. Louis. | Co-ed, ages 8-15. | One-, two-, three- and four-week sessions. | Traditional camp that provides a non-competitive environment. Activities include: skiing, sailing, basketball, soccer, football and more. | 228-467-9057x277.
Camp Windhover. | Crystal Springs. | Co-ed, ages 7-14. | One-, two- and three-week sessions. | Activities include archery, cooking, canoeing, crafts, creative writing, dance, sports and more. ACA accredited | 601-892-3282.

NORTH CAROLINA

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Blue Star Camps. | Hendersonville. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | Four-, six- and eight-week sessions. | ACA accredited. Jewish values. | 954-963-4494.
Camp Arrowhead. | Tuxedo. | Boys, ages 6-16. | One-, two-, three- , four- , five- and six-week sessions. | Christian high-adventure summer camp. Backpacking, rock climbing, mountain biking, kayaking, blacksmithing, paintball and more. CCCA Accredited. | 828-692-1123.
Camp Cedar Cliff. | Asheville. | Co-ed, rising 2nd--10th graders. | Half-week, one- and two-week sessions. | Christ-centered camp with traditional summer camp activities. | 828-450-3331.
Camp Cheerio-YMCA. | Glade Valley. | Separate co-ed and all girls camp offered, ages 7-15. | One- and two-week sessions. | Two programs: traditional overnight camp and adventure tripping program. | 800-226-7496.
Camp Greenville-YMCA. | Cedar Mountain. | Co-ed, ages 5-17. | One- and two-week sessions. CIT program. Parent & Child camps. | Traditional, adventure, wilderness and leadership programs for young people, since 1912. ACA accredited. | 864-836-3291.
Camp Greystone. | Tuxedo. | Girls, grades K-11th. | One- to five-week sessions. | More than 80 activities, Christ-centered. | 828-693-3182.
Camp Hanes. | Sauratown Mountain. | Co-ed, ages 6-15. | Six one-week sessions. | Canoeing, hiking, rappelling, arts and crafts, sports and more. | 336-983-3131.
Camp High Rocks. | Cedar Mountain. | Boys, ages 7-16. | One -, two-, three- and four-week sessions. | Traditional camp focusing on adventure in a non-competitive atmosphere. | 828-885-2153.
Camp Highlander. | Mills River. | Co-ed, ages 5-16. | One-, two-, and three-week sessions.Multi-sessions available. | Traditional in-camp activities and challenging off-camp excursions. Features Wilderness Program. ACA accredited. | 828-891-7721.
Camp Hollymont for Girls. | Asheville. | Ages 6-15. | One-, two-,three- and four-week sessions. | Recreational adventure and program activities. Christian. ACA accredited. | 828-686-5343.
Camp Kanata-YMCA. | Wake Forest. | Co-ed, ages 6-15. | One-week sessions. Multi-week sessions available. | Traditional YMCA camp setting. ACA accredited. | 919-556-2661.
Camp Kanuga. | Hendersonville. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | 4-,9- and 13 day sessions. | Trailblazer adventure camp for ages 15-17. Christian setting. ACA accredited. | 828-692-9136.
Camp Lurecrest. | Lake Lure. | Co-ed, rising grades 3rd-12th. | One-week sessions. | Lake tubing, canoeing, high ropes activities, swimming, fishing, paintball and more. Christian setting. | 704-841-2701.
Camp Merri-Mac for Girls. | Black Mountain. | Ages 6-16. | One-, two-, three-, four- or five-week sessions. | Sister camp to Camp Timberlake. Riding, diving, gymnastics, climbing, cheerleading, tennis, dance and more. | 828-669-8766.
Camp Mondamin for Boys/Green Cove for Girls. | Tuxedo. | Boys and girls, ages 6-17. | One-, two-, three- and five-week sessions. | Rock-climbing, whitewater canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking, horseback, swimming, sailing, tennis, wilderness trips and more. | 800-688-5789.
Camp Pinewood. | Hendersonville. | Co-ed, ages 7-15. | Four- and eight-week sessions. | Offers more than 35 different sports and activities. Extensive waterfront program. Two and a half hours from Atlanta. | 828-692-6239.
Camp Ridgecrest for Boys and Camp Crestridge for Girls. | Ridgecrest. | Ages 7-16. | One, two-, four-, six- and eight-week sessions. | Traditional camp activities, archery, riflery, horseback riding, sports and more. | 828-669-8051.
Camp Rockmont for Boys. | Black Mountain. | Boys, ages 7-16. | One-, two-, three- and four-week sessions. | Variety of recreational adventures and program activities. Christian boys camp. ACA accredited. | 828-686-3885.
Camp Sea Gull for Boys/Seafarer for Girls-YMCA. | Arapahoe. | Ages 6-16. | One-, two- and four-week sessions. | Seamanship programs for all skill levels. ACA and US Sailing Accredited. | Sea Gull: 252-249-1111; Seafarer: 252-249-1212. 919-719-9622.
Camp Timberlake for Boys. | Black Mountain. | Ages 7-16. | One-, two-, three-, four- or five-week sessions. | Brother camp to Camp Merri-Mac. Backpacking, riflery, swimming, canoeing, wrestling, riding, fencing, ropes course and more. | 828-669-8766.
Camp Wayfarer. | Flat Rock. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | One and a half-, three- and five-week sessions. | Outdoor sports, arts, water sports, outdoor adventures and Christian life. ACA accredited. | 828-696-9000.
Camp Weaver-YMCA. | Greensboro. | Co-ed, rising grades 2-10. | One-week sessions- up to 10 weeks. | Horseback riding, skateboard park, canoeing, iceberg, the blob, hiking, crafts and more. | 336-697-0525.
Deep Woods Camp. | Brevard. | Boys, ages 9-14. | Four-, five-, nine- and 10-week sessions. | Outdoor wilderness adventure program. | 828-885-2268.
Duke Summer Camps. | Durham. | Co-ed, 5th-11th. One- and two-week sessions. Action Science Camp for Young Women. Girls, grades 5-7; Young Writers Camp. Co-ed, grades 6-11. | Bio-sciences and engineering camp, middle and high school. | 919-684-6259.
Eagle's Nest Camp. | Pisgah Forest. | Co-ed, ages 6-17. | One-, two- and three-week sessions. | Activities include: art, music, drama, whitewater paddling, rock climbing, wilderness activities, horseback riding, athletics and swimming. | 828-877-4349. 336-761-1040-off season
Falling Creek Camp. | Tuxedo. | Boys, ages 6-16. | One- to four-week sessions. | Canoeing, rock climbing, tennis, horseback riding and more. | 828-692-0262.
Gwynn Valley Camp. | Brevard. | Co-ed, grades K-8. | One-, two- and three-week sessions. | A traditional, farm and wilderness camp with horseback riding, rock climbing and more. ACA accredited. | 828-885-2900.
Rockbrook Camp for Girls. | Brevard. | Girls, ages 6-16. | Two, three and four-week sessions. | Traditional camp offering horseback riding, adventure, crafts and more. Est. 1921. ACA accredited. | 828-884-6151.
Skyland Camp for Girls. | Clyde. | Girls, ages 6-15. | Eight-, 17-, 21- and 38 day sessions. | Horseback riding, musical theater, tennis, archery, crafts and more. Skyland campers learn sportsmanship and the importance of teamwork, confidence, self-expression and leadership skills. | 828-627-2470.
The Green River Preserve. | Cedar Mountain. | Co-ed, grades rising 2-12. Expedition trips grades rising 9-12. Trailblazers grades 12-college freshman. | One-, two- and three-week sessions. | Non-competitive, co-ed summer camp connecting children to nature. Hiking trips, mountain biking, canoeing, fly fishing, visual arts, theater, fencing and more . ACA accredited. | 828-698-8828.
The Vineyard. | Westfield. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | One-week sessions. Multi-week sessions available | Christian sports camp with 40 activities including body building, lacrosse, golf, crafts and dance. | 336-351-2070.

SOUTH CAROLINA

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Camden Military Adventure Camp. | Camden. | Boys, grades rising 6-12th grade. | Three- and six- week sessions. | White water rafting, water skiing, hiking and aviation. | 800-948-6291.
Camp Chatuga. | Mountain Rest. | Co-ed, ages 6-16. | One-, two-, three- and four-week sessions. 3-day mini camp. | Traditional recreational camp. ACA accredited. | 864-638-3728.
Camp Thunderbird-YMCA. | Lake Wylie. | Co-ed, ages 7-16. | One- and two-week sessions. | Activities include: skiing, sailing, swimming, horseback riding, sports, crafts and more. ACA accredited. | 800-732-3855.
Clemson University's Youth Learning Institute. | Five South Carolina Locations. | Co-ed, ages 7-15. | One-week sessions. | Six camps including traditional, marine science, wildlife, adventure expeditions and excursions and technology. | 864-878-1103.
International Junior Golf Academy. | Hilton Head Island. | Co-ed, ages 10-19. | One- to multi-week sessions. | Daily instruction with PGA professionals, which includes full swing, chipping, putting, sand play, mental training and video analysis. | 843-686-1504.
International Riding Academy. | Hilton Head Island. | Ages 8-18. | One-week sessions. | Intensive riding camp on beautiful Hilton Head Island. Hunters and jumpers, junior equestrians. Day or overnight. | 843-671-2586.

SPECIAL NEEDS

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BlazeSports Georgia Blaze Camps. | Warm Springs, Ga. | Ages 8-18. | One-week sessions. | Multi-sports summer camps for youth with physical disabilities. | 404-270-2000
Camp ASCCA - Easter Seals. | Jackson Gap, Ala. | Co-ed, ages 6 and up. | One-week sessions for people with disabilities. | Aquatic activities, arts and crafts, canoeing, ropes course, horseback riding and more. | 256-825-9226.
Camp Barney Medintz. | Cleveland, Ga. | Co-ed, grades 2-10 | Two- and four-week sessions. | An overnight camp celebrating Jewish culture that features the Chalutzim (Pioneers) Program for children with developmental disabilities. | 678-812-3844.
Camp Lee Mar. | Lackawaxen, Pa. | Co-ed, ages 7-21. | Mild to moderate developmental challenges, features traditional camp activities, plus academics, vocational preparation, speech and language therapy. | 215-658-1708.
Camp Sparrowood. | Dahlonega, Ga. | Co-ed, ages 8 and up. | One-week sessions for the high functioning, special needs individual. | Nature activities, cookouts, crafts, games, horseback riding, overnight campout, swimming. 1:2 counselor-camper ratio. | 706-864-6181.
Camp Sunshine. | Camp Twin Lakes, Rutledge, GA. | Ages 7-18. | One-week sessions. | Overnight camp for children who have or have had cancer. | 404-325-7979.
Camp Twin Lakes | Rutledge, Winder & Warm Springs, Ga. | Co-ed, ages 7 and up. | 6 day sessions. | Traditional camp with swimming, sports, nature activities, canoeing, archery for campers with a variety of medical disabilities and other life challenges. | 404-231-9887.
Florida Diabetes Camp. | Several locations. | Co-ed, ages 6-18. | One-week sessions. | Traditional camp with swimming, sports, arts and crafts and diabetes education. Medical care provided. | 352-334-1321.
Georgia Lions Camp for the Blind. | Waycross, Ga. | Co-ed, ages 4 and up. | One- and two-week sessions. | Campers must have a visual loss of 20/70 or greater. Indoor/outdoor activities, field trips and swimming. | 888-297-1775.
Landmark School Summer Programs. | Prides Crossing, Mass. | Co-ed, grades 8-12. | Four-week session. | Offers academic skill development and activities for students with language-based learning disabilities. | 978-236-3000.
Soar's Summer Adventures | North Carolina, Florida Keys, Wyoming, California, Belize and Costa Rica. | Co-ed, ages 8-18. Post grad course 19-25. | 10-28 day program sessions. | High-adventure camps for LD and ADHD youth. | 828-456-3435.
Talisman Programs. | Zirconia, N.C. | Ages 8-22. | Two- and three-week sessions. | Adventure camp for youth with ADHD, LD, high-functioning autism or Aspergers. Builds social competence in a wilderness setting. | 855-588-8254.

TENNESSEE

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Baylor Summer Camp | Chattanooga. | Co-ed, ages 11-18. | One- and two-week sessions. | Sports based camp featuring soccer, baseball, football, basketball, swimming with specialty weeks in long distance running, boys lacrosse and developmental rowing. | 423-757-2616.
Camp Ocoee-YMCA. | Lake Ocoee. | Co-ed, ages 7-17. | One- week sessions. | Traditional Wilderness program ages 7-15, Teen Leadership Program ages 16-17. Staff to camper ratio of 1:4. | 423-338-5588.
Camp Widjiwagan. | Nashville. | Co-ed, 5-16. | One-week sessions. | A wide variety of land and water sports. Camper will gain confidence, forge friendships and sharpen character. | 615-360-2267.
Deer Run Camps and Retreats. | Thompsons Station. | Co-ed, grades 3-12. | One-week sessions. Two-week middle school camp in June. | Traditional camp; Christian emphasis. Wooded; new facilities; horseback riding, climbing tower, paintball, archery, crazy games, lake activities, low or high ropes, nightly speaker and worship, small group Bible study. | 888-794-2918.
Doe River Gorge. | Elizabethton. | Co-ed, rising 3-12. | One-week sessions. | Adventure, worship and Bible teaching. Wilderness, equestrian, water sports and outdoor sportsman emphasis. | 423-725-4010.
McCallie Sports Camp. | Chattanooga. | Boys, ages 9-15. | Two-week sessions. | Boys compete in team and individual sports daily. Excursions include paintball, rafting & Atlanta Braves baseball. World-class facilities. | 800-672-2267.

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