Summer 2021 Programs

Family Camp

Bring your family to Camp Hemlock.  Family Camp is available to adults and children who live in your household regardless of age and gender:  Father and child(ren), mother and child(ren), both parents and child(ren).  Stay in your own rustic cabin.  Get ready for a half week of family memories.  Activities available to you include archery, slingshot, tomahawk, fire building, craft, Rock Gardens hike, swimming and canoeing at Trout Pond, scavenger hunt, crayfish hunting, Werth Hall games, pool, family devotionals, star gazing, time to relax, and more.  You can also choose to bring your own bicycles and fishing gear.  The schedule is relaxed and customizable to your interests.

For more information check out the Family Camp Frequently Asked Questions

Cost
$150 per person for the first four people. Any additional family members will be $75 per person. Children three and under are free. Late fee of $35 applies once to any family registration received after June 1.

Schedule
July 4 to July 7
July 8 to July 11
July 12 to July 15
July 18 to July 21
July 25 to July 28
July 29 to August 1
August 2 to August 5

 

 

Camp in a Day

Load up the car and come to Camp Hemlock for a one-day visit.  Camp in a Day is available to adults and children regardless of age and gender. Hike to the Rock Gardens and explore the nearby Boulder Field.  Swim in the pool or try your hand at archery, slingshot, tomahawk, crayfish hunting, games in Werth Hall, and more.  You can also choose to bring your own bike and fishing gear.  The schedule is relaxed and customizable to your interests.

For more information, check out the Camp in a Day Frequently Asked Questions

Cost
$35 per person. Late fee of $10 per person for any registration received after June 1.

Schedule
July 16, 17, 23, 24

 

 

SALT (Servant and Leadership Training)

Young men fifteen and older can come out for two weeks of developing leadership skills, fostering a deeper relationship with Jesus through individual and group Bible studies, instruction on safe outdoor camping skills, and preparation to be on junior staff the following summer.  You will be stretched physically, relationally, and spiritually.  There is an intensity to SALT that may not be the best choice for all individuals.  An application and interview are required.

Apply for SALT

For more information, check out the SALT Frequently Asked Questions

Cost
$595 per person.

Schedule
July 4 to July 17

 

 

LACE (Leadership and Camping Experience)

Young women finishing 8th & 9th grade can participate in L.A.C.E. this year. The unique program focuses on becoming a woman of God through Bible study, service projects, team building, and a more challenging level of traditional camp activities. L.A.C.E. is required for those seeking to become a junior counselor the following year.

For more information, check out the LACE Frequently Asked Questions

Cost
$595 per person.

Schedule
July 25 to August 7

 

 

Mountain Biking

A week of intense adventure for guys 13-18 years old who want to take their mountain biking to the next level. Each day we will hit the trails enjoying hills to climb, logs and jumps to roll over and downhills to flow. We will learn new riding and jumping techniques, bike maintenance, trail etiquette, biker safety, and have tons of fun on the trail. The highlight of the week will be a day at Bryce Mountain Bike Park (lift ticket cost included), with eight lift-accessed trails ranging from beginner to advanced, featuring a unique custom-built, shredder-approved park, Throughout the week we will also enjoy many of the traditional camp activities, including bible study, swimming, archery, and hiking.

Cost
$395 per person.

Schedule
July 18 to July 24

 

Outdoor Adventure: Backpack Trip

It’s time to grab your backpack and head outdoors for a week hiking the trails of the George Washington National Forest next to Camp Hemlock. Explore lesser-known trails and gaze upon scenic overlooks. Learn the simple pleasures of being self-supported throughout each day. This program is available to young men age 13-18.

Cost
$350 per person.

Schedule
July 18 to July 24