All campers will experience this unique equestrian program. Both the first time rider as well as the experienced wrangler will receive instruction from the professional year-round instructors. Campers will participate in arena riding, learn horse care, grooming and showmanship. Some of the horse favorites each year are: Rocky, Pudge, Apple and Greg to name a few.
Camp Summertime offers a structured swim program to all campers everyday. Campers will enjoy the heated swimming pool while playing their favorite water game or activity. This program is designed to provide a safe environment for the first time swimmer, as well as, the advanced Jr. Lifeguard. Swim instruction is provided throughout the summer to campers of all levels. All campers are swim tested during the first week of camp. Campers will build their confidence and develop skills under the direction of our Red Cross Certified Water Safety Instructors and Lifeguards.
Camp Summertime believes in teaching all campers good sportsmanship and teamwork while participating in a non-competitive environment. Some of the favorite sports at camp are:
Archery ~ Soccer ~ Baseball/Softball/T-Ball ~ Basketball Tennis ~ Ga Ga ~ Flag Football ~ Handball ~ Gymnastics Hockey ~ Volleyball ~ Dodgeball ~ Sand Prisoner ~ Capture the Flag ~ Miniature Golf & Tetherball
Camp Summertime's unique location enables campers to experience several exciting water activities in addition to our swim program. With Zuma Beach just 6 miles down the road, campers are able to enjoy Surfing, Boogie Boarding, Snorkeling and Sand Castle Building. The private ponds at Camp Summertime continue to offer Pedal Boating, Canoeing, Frog catching, and Fishing.
Under the direction of our trained staff, campers feel the excitement of rock climbing on our state of the art rock wall. Flying over a running creek on the Zip Line is a thrill every day. All climbers will receive instruction and have the opportunity to climb every week. The climbing wall has four separate routes with dinosaur fossils to find on their way to the top. This is a camp favorite for all ages.
These motorized vehicles offer an exciting challenge for all campers ages 4 to 14. Each factory-designed go-cart is equipped with seatbelts, roll bars and padded seats. This popular program is offered to all campers every week.
Camp Summertime offers campers the experience of using paddle boats to explore the camp pond, feed the ducks and learn how to fish with the help of their counselors! These popular activities at the pond are offered to all campers throughout the summer.
From moon bounces and inflatable obstacle courses to giant water slides and slip n' slides, inflatables are always a camper favorite!
Craft projects provide a great opportunity for all campers to explore their creativity. An Arts & Crafts Specialist guides campers in age appropriate projects using such materials as paint, clay, lanyards, tie-dye, yarn, wood and leather.
Campers enjoy learning in a fun environment while participating in hands-on activities. Fossil finds, archeological digs, arrowhead discovery and gold panning are some of the surprises within the Nature Program.
What would a camp experience be like without a night under the stars? A Traditional campfire sets the theme with plenty of s'mores, songs, story telling, skits and evening games for all campers to enjoy. Additional fee for this program