Summer Camps

2018 North Hero Summer Camps

There are a variety of summer camps organized by North Hero Rec. & held at Camp Ingalls & Knight’s Point State Park in North Hero that we highly recommend & help promote.

See the North Hero Recreation Committee’s website for more details.

PRESCHOOL NATURE CAMP (ages 3-5)

July 30, August 1 & 3, 9 to noon

Enjoy the forests & fields at Camp Ingalls. The day will begin with outside play & games in the Longhouse. Learning through guided exploration, children will engage in hikes, stories, music, dance & art. Daily themes are linked to the above activities. Together we will prepare healthy snacks using local ingredients. Your child will have a fun morning in this engaging environment! Limit of 12.

Directors: Mary Jo McCarthy, Loiuse Guillett

2018 Summer Camp Registration Form
NATURE CAMP
(ages 6-9)

July 9 – 13, from 9am to 1pm

We will focus on the numerous communities that make up this unique woodland habitat. Hike the trails, create craft projects, prepare healthy snacks using local ingredients all while learning about this unique environment at Camp Ingalls. Limit of 16.

Director: Mary Jo McCarthy

2018 Summer Camp Registration Form
ADVENTURE CAMP
(ages 10-13)

July 23 – 27, from 9am to 3pm

This camp is for those interested in outdoor adventures and wilderness training. The all-day camp will provide ample opportunities to participate in various outdoor activities such as archery, orienteering, hiking, survival skills, first aid & shelter building. In addition, we will focus on stewardship of the land & conservation of various habitats.  Limit of 16.

Director: Dan Foster

2018 Summer Camp Registration Form
LET’S ACT IT OUT!
(ages 8-11)

August 6 – 17, M-F from 9am to 1pm

Sign up for our new & exciting drama camp, a fun & creative way to enjoy summer. Calling all actors, artists, & stage hands to select a play, develop characters, design & create scenery all in preparation for a final performance on Friday of the 2nd week. Meet new friends, share ideas & exercise your creative spirit! Limit of 16.

Director: Virginia Holiman

2018 Summer Camp Registration Form
KAYAK CAMP LEVEL 1
(ages 7-11)

July 16-20, 9:30 – 11:30am

Join us for a week of fun & games at Knight’s Point State Park while learning the basics of paddling. This camp is designed for children who have never paddled before. We will learn how to feel comfortable & safe on the water. We will learn how to paddle efficiently forward, backward & around as we paddle along the shoreline. Limit of 10.

Directors: John & Berney Skutel, ACA Certified

2018 Summer Camp Registration Form
KAYAK CAMP LEVEL 2
(ages 7-11)

July 16-20, 1 to 3pm

This class is designed for children who have participated in our Level 1 class or who have had paddling experience with level 1 strokes. We will learn more advanced strokes & increase our paddling stamina as we explore the shoreline of our beautiful islands. Our focus is on fun & safety. If your child likes to explore & is comfortable padding, this is the class to choose. Our first class will be at Knight Point State Park, & the launch site varies on following days. Limit of 12.

Directors: John & Berney Skutel, ACA Certified

2018 Summer Camp Registration Form