Summer Camps

 

 
 
LATITUDE 38 AGES 5-14             
All of the traditional camp activities with a special emphasis on exploring our beautiful natural setting. We will hike, explore the creek, fish, spend time on the water and learn a little bit about nature. The age groups will enjoy one common theme but will learn and experience the theme in completely different ways. Everyone will swim at Tall Oaks Pool and go on a field trip outside the park each week.

DISCOVERERS: Planting Seeds of Discovery
AGES 5-7 (Must have attended Kindergarten)
Explore the world beyond your backyard. Our counselors and program content are chosen with the specific needs of our youngest camper in mind.

EXPLORERS: Feed the Exploring Mind
AGES 8-10
Independent learning starts here!  You’re old enough now to experience more on your own. Let our counselors guide you as you participate in programs related to our themes and explore all that the park has to offer.

CHALLENGERS: Cultivating a Higher Degree of Challenge
AGES 11-14
Are you ready for the challenge? Come and cultivate your skills while learning about nature and the outdoors while exploring the week’s theme.

LITTLE ACORNS
AGES 4-6
Weekly themes will excite your child as we explore nature and learn about the incredible world around us. Filled with age-appropriate activities,      trail hikes, creative games and crafts to encourage their imagination and development skills. Campers will spend time outdoors & inside in our air conditioned activity center.

ECO HIKE AND PADDLE CAMP
AGES  10-14
Explore our natural surroundings in the Occoquan Reservoir and surrounding parks. We will explore these areas by paddle, hiking and wading and learn more about the animals and plants that call these habitats home. Before & after care is available for an extra fee this week.

FISHING CAMP (FISHING A to Z)     
AGES 10-14

Learn about fish and habitats, basic casting techniques and lures and strategies to fish the reservoir. Experience fishing from shore and boats.

PADDLE SPORTS CAMP
AGES 10-14

Learn all of the skills you will need to explore the Occoquan Reservoir by kayak, canoe and NEW this year: Stand-up Paddle Boards!

KAYAKING CAMP
AGES 10-14

Learn about paddling, safety strokes, maneuvers & rescue skills with recreational kayaks. We will also do an intro to stand-up paddle boards.

KAYAK FISHING CAMP
AGES 9-14

Learn the basics of kayaking and fishing, then we will take the boats out on the Occoquan to search for that big one. All equipment provided.

STAND-UP PADDLING BOARDING & KAYAK
AGES 12-17
Learn how to maneuver both kayaks and stand-up paddle boards as we explore the Occoquan.

BEGINNING SOCCER
AGES 4-6
Learn the basics of soccer in a fun and challenging atmosphere.