With endless camp activities to choose from campers are kept active, engaged, challenged, and inspired.  Two hearty, homemade snacks and a hot lunch are served daily from our kitchen that is committed to using locally grown ingredients and items made from scratch.

Summer Camps 2017

Week 1 June 26-30

Ages 5-12

Day camp

Campers choose their own mix of activities each day. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30 am. Pick-up 4-4:30/Friday 2pm. Optional Thursday overnight. Hot lunch & 2 snacks daily. Cost $175 full/$130 reduced.

Ages 3-6
Bear Cub Science Camp

Campers explore the wonders of nature as they create, learn, read, play, hike, dance, sing, build, swim and have fun in an enriching safe environment. Snack provided. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30am and pick-up 11:30am. Cost $80 full/$70 reduced.

Ages 11-15
Rock Band Camp

Rock your mornings jamming, rehearsing, and honing your skills with friends under the guidance of North Country High School Band Teacher, Bill Prue. Live large like a rock star during afternoons packed with swimming, kayaking, climbing, biking, archery, and more. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30am. Pick-up 4/Friday 2pm. Performance for campers and families TBA. Cost $200.

Ages 13-15
Counselor in Training June 28-30

An excellent introduction into the life of a Coutts counselor that provides training in camper management skills, first aid, and facilitating camp activities. Upon successful completion, campers are eligible to return later in the summer for a week as a Volunteer Camp Counselor. Wednesday 8:30am-Friday 2pm. Cost $200.

Week 2 July 3-7

Ages 5-12
Day Camp

Choose your own mix of camp activities each day. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30 am Pick-up 4-4:30/Friday 2pm. Optional Thursday overnight. Hot lunch & 2 snacks Provided. Cost $175 full/$130 reduced.

Ages 12-15
Invaders of Darkness

Coutts goes nocturnal! Starting the first day campers stay up later and later and sleep in longer until we culminate with a 2am hike up a local peak for sunrise smores. Invaders is a perennial summer favorite and is typically the first camp to fill. Monday 10am-Friday 2pm. Cost $340/wk or reduced rate $250/week

Week 3 July 9-14

Ages 8-12
Residential Camp

Choose your own activities each day. Evenings include: swimming, campfire with skits & songs, Cabin Olympics, Vermonster, and more. Drop-off Sunday. 4pm Pick-up Fri 2pm. Cost $330 full/$230 reduced.

Ages 5-12
Day Camp

Choose your own mix of camp activities each day. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30 am Pick-up 4-4:30/Friday 2pm. Optional Thursday overnight. Hot lunch & 2 snacks Provided. Cost $175 full/$130 reduced.

Ages 12-15

Teen Adventures

Just the right mix of off-site adventures, high ropes, teen chill time, and technology. Digitally document a paddle adventures and don a GoPro as you rock scramble up a local peak. Cap the week off with a trip to Jay Peak’s Pumphouse. Monday 10am – Friday 2pm. Cost $340 full/$250 reduced.

Week 4 July 16-21

Ages 8-12
Residential Camp

Choose your own activities each day. Evenings include: swimming, campfire with skits & songs, Cabin Olympics, Vermonster, and more. Drop-off Sunday. 4pm Pick-up Fri 2pm. Cost $330 full/$230 reduced.

Ages 5-12
Day Camp

Choose your own mix of camp activities each day. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30 am Pick-up 4-4:30/Friday 2pm. Optional Thursday overnight. Hot lunch & 2 snacks Provided. Cost $175 full/$130 reduced.

Ages 3-6
Bear Cub Science Camp

Campers explore the wonders of nature as they create, learn, read, play, hike, dance, sing, build, swim, and have fun in an enriching and safe environment. Snack provided. 8-8:30-11:30am Monday-Friday Cost $80 full/$70 reduced.

Ages 11-15
Kingdom Adventures

This camp will take adventure to the next level as we seek out single track biking, scramble giant boulders, paddle quickwater, rope swing, zip line, and play hard. Kingdom Adventure campers must bring a mountain bike and be ready to be in motion! Cost $340/wk or reduced rate $250/week Monday 10am – Friday 2pm


 

Week 5 July 23-28

Ages 8-12
Residential Camp

Choose your own activities each day. Evenings include: swimming, campfire with skits & songs, Cabin Olympics, Vermonster, and more. Drop-off Sunday. 4pm Pick-up Fri 2pm. Cost $330 full/$230 reduced.

Ages 5-12
Day Camp

Choose your own mix of camp activities each day. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30 am Pick-up 4-4:30/Friday 2pm. Optional Thursday overnight. Hot lunch & 2 snacks Provided. Cost $175 full/$130 reduced.

Ages 10-15
CT River Canoe

With its quickwater, swimming holes, amazing campsites, and fishing the upper section of the CT River makes for an ideal 3 day/2 night canoe trip. Day 1 and 2 will be spent in camp with a mix of practice paddles, high ropes, and pre/post trip pack out.  Monday 10am – Friday 2pm. Cost $300 full/$250 reduced.

Week 6 July 30-August 4

Ages 8-12
Residential Camp

Choose your own activities each day. Evenings include: swimming, campfire with skits & songs, Cabin Olympics, Vermonster, and more. Drop-off Sunday 4pm Pick-up Fri 2pm. Cost $330 full/$230 reduced.

Ages 5-12
Day Camp

Choose your own mix of camp activities each day. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30 am Pick-up 4-4:30/Friday 2pm. Optional Thursday overnight. Hot lunch & 2 snacks Provided. Cost $175 full/$130 reduced.

Ages 3-6
Bear Cub Science Camp

Campers explore the wonders of nature as they create, learn, read, play, hike, dance, sing, build, swim and have fun in an enriching safe environment. Snack provided. Monday through Friday. Daily drop-off 8-8:30am and pick-up 11:30am. Cost $80 full/$70 reduced.

Ages 10-15
Pirates of Lake Memphremagog

Ahoy mates!  This is your chance to join a band of scruffy pirates, make camp on secluded beaches and coves, carve swords, and explore Lake Memphremagog in our hand-made 10 person wooden voyager canoe in search of adventure. Monday 10am through Friday 2pm. Cost $300 full/$250 reduced.

Ages 13-16
The Long Pedal

We’re putting our Long Paddles away for a summer and shifting gears (so to speak) to embark on a new VT end-to-end challenge. Essentially following our Long Paddle route own the CT River valley, this summer we’ll be on bikes as we pedal the length of VT. A “sag wagon” will follow our crew carrying much of our gear. There will be plenty of stops to swim, camp, and play. That said, this is not a trip for your casual biker and pedaling up to 40 miles per day will be expected. Participants and their bikes are expected to show up ready for a 200 plus mile adventure. Sunday 4pm – Saturday TBD. Cost $450.

 

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TO DO LIST…

  • bike track
  • holy cow swing
  • 30’ climbing tower
  • canoe
  • kayak
  • woodworking
  • music
  • ropes course
  • survival shelters
  • theater
  • traditional & primitive fire
  • cook/baking
  • archery
  • sewing
  • swimming
  • fishing
  • tie-dye
  • gardening
  • capture the flag
  • candles
  • crafts
  • treasure hunts

CAMP FEES

Reduced rate applied to families eligible for free/reduced school lunch program.
Residential $330/wk reduced rate $230/wk
Preschool $80/wk reduced rate $70/wk
Adventure Camp prices listed in descriptions

Non-refundable deposits required $30/day camp $60/residential camp $100/Adventure Camp