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4-H Camp Southwest VA

Boys & Girls • Ages 9-18
775 Hermitage Road, Wirtz, VA
(540) 721-2759

Summer camp at the Skelton 4-H Center provides countless opportunities for learning more about the natural world around us. Days are filled with instructional-based camp classes, unstructured recreation and swim time, flag ceremonies, and evening programs.

Apple Ridge Farm

Boys & Girls • Ages 6-16
9230 Pine Forest Rd., Cooper Hill, VA 24079
(540) 982-1322

The Apple Ridge Farm Academic Summer Camp offers Roanoke's inner-city youth ages 6-16 an opportunity to enjoy a mountain camp experience and gain life skills that will serve them in their home environments. Youth engage in activities designed to provide challenges, stimulate trust and cooperation, and build self-esteem.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Boys & girls • All Ages
1060 23rd Street SW, Roanoke, VA
(540) 380-2485

Camp Bethel

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
328 Bethel Road, Fincastle, VA
(540) 992-2940

Camp Bethel in beautiful Fincastle, VA is an ACA-accredited, Christian summer camp offering three- and six-day resident camps, adventures, and trips for ages 4-18, plus day camps and single-evening family adventures. Camp Bethel is also home to Carilion’s Camp Too Sweet for children and youth with diabetes, and the Kevin Jones Performing Arts Studio Camps. Adventure Camps and Trips include backpacking, mountains-to-beach-to-bay trip, canoeing (day & week-long), caving, equestrian, horseback, kayaking, mountain biking, river tubing, rock climbing & whitewater rafting.

Camp Blue Ridge

Boys & Girls • Ages 7-17
529 Old Mill Road, Montebello, VA
(540) 466-1583

Camp Blue Ridge offers six different styles of camp to fit your family! We offer everything from aquatic adventure to arts and crafts! We have a Family Summer Camp so that everyone can enjoy the beautiful nature God has given us.

Camp Carysbrook

Girls Only • Ages 6-16
3500 Camp Carysbrook Road, Riner, VA
(540) 382-1670

Camp Eagle

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
458 Camp Eagle Road, Fincastle, VA
(540) 473-3117

A short drive away from Roanoke, VA, Camp Eagle has been ministering to folks of all ages for more than 30 years through summer camps, retreats, and specialized group events. We desire to use the elements of Christian camping to provide fun and fulfillment for the present, hope for the future, and develop strong, impactful leaders who will turn the world upside down.

Camp Easter Seals UCP

Boys & Girls • Ages 7-22
201 E. Main Street, Salem, VA
(540) 777-5750

Camp Friendship

Boys & Girls • Ages 7-17
573 Friendship Road, Palmyra, VA
(434) 589-8950

Camp Holiday Trails

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-20
(434) 977-3781
400 Holiday Trails Lane, Charlottesville, VA

Camp Horizons

Boys & Girls • Ages 9-16
3586 Horizons Way, Harrisonburg, VA
(540) 896-7600

Camp Mont Shenandoah

Boys & Girls • Ages 7-12  
218 Mont Shenandoah Lane,
Millboro Springs, VA
(540) 997-5994

Camp Rim Rock

Girls • Ages 8-16
343 Camp Rim Rock Road, Yellow Spring, WV
(304) 856-2869

Camp Strawderman

Girls • Ages 6-17
2494 Dellinger Acres Road, Edinburg, VA
(540) 984-4738

Camp Strawderman is about riding horseback, swimming in freshwater streams and hiking on mountain trails. It’s about belly laughs and Indian stories, sitting by roaring campfires and igniting lifelong friendships. It’s about cuddling with four-legged friends, climbing mountains, and singing at the top of your lungs. It’s about being who you are and liking who that is.

Camp Tall Timbers

Boys & Girls • Ages 7-16
1115 Reflection Lane, High View, WV
(304) 856-3722

Camp Tuk-A-Way

Boys & Girls • Ages 8-18
2262 Craig Creek Road, Blacksburg, VA
(540) 961-4100

Located on 65 acres in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Camp Tuk-A-Way seeks to provide a clean, wholesome environment for quality Christian camping. We will engage our teens and children in a fun-filled week of physical, mental and spiritual exercises that will help them grow, like David, into the Giant-Killers God has called each of us to be.

Camp Twin Creeks

Boys & Girls • Ages 7-16
9235 Huntersville Road, Marlinton, WV
(914) 345-0707

Camp Virginia Jaycee

Boys & Girls • All Ages
2494 Camp Jaycee Road, Blue Ridge, VA
(540) 947-2972

We are a summer camp located in Blue Ridge, VA offering overnight camp, family camp and day camp for children, youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or developmental disabilities.

Activities planned at Camp Virginia Jaycee include: arts and crafts, music, boating,  fishing, sports, games and Junior Lifeguard training. The evening will be filled with hayrides, dances, carnivals and talent shows – lots of safe fun! Take the time to check our web site out and

see what other parents have to say about our very special camp!

Camp Watonka

Boys• Ages 8-16
328 Wangum Falls Road, Hawley, PA
(570) 226-4779

Camp Watonka is the only program in America offering the traditional overnight experience combining crafts, sports, dirt-bikes, adventure and waterfront with a hands-on science program. This unique combination makes us the ideal program for all boys looking for fun summer focused on their personal interests.

Chatham Hall Riding Camp

Girls Only • Ages 10-16
800 Chatham Hall Circle, Chatham, VA
(434) 432-5605

Childcare Network Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 0-12  
4335 Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke, VA
(540) 989-3459

Childcare Network’s Adventure Summer Camp Program is designed to provide a fun and exciting environment for your child, while continuing to help them explore and discover the world around them.  While at our kids’ day camp, your child will have the opportunity to participate in different weekly themes with engaging activities, educational field trips and projects with their friends.

Country Bear Day Care Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 0-12
5220 Starkey Road, Roanoke, VA
(540) 774-2547

Divine Dance Center

Boys & Girls • Ages 3+
3513 Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke, VA
(540) 774-0296

Come learn with an award-winning competitive dance company! Professional staff and a friendly atmosphere!

Ferrum College Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 9-13
215 State Rte 602, Ferrum, VA

Located 35 miles southwest of Roanoke, Virginia, Ferrum College provides a relaxed, informal atmosphere with the conveniences and security of a small campus. Residence halls, classrooms, dining hall, and recreational facilities are located within easy walking distance. Campus security is maintained by campus police officers. Specially selected camp counselors are assigned to each group of eight to ten campers and provide supervision at all times. Campers and staff are housed in an air-conditioned residence hall.

Global Youth Village

Boys & Girls • Ages 14-18
1020 Legacy Drive, Bedford, VA
(540) 871-0882

Hollins University Camps

Girls Only • Ages 14-18
7916 Williamson Road, Roanoke, VA
(540) 362-6212

HoneyTree Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-12
Multiple Locations
(540) 344-4543

The Hive Summer Camp at HoneyTree is for students who have completed kindergarten through age 12. A private swim club, plus special interest groups, arts and science projects, field trips, and more keep The Hive buzzing with activities each weekday. The Hive opens when school is out and lasts for 10 weeks. With more than 35 years of service to Roanoke Valley families, HoneyTree provides a quality program in a safe, supportive environment. Treat your youngster to one active summer—and yourself to peace of mind—at The Hive.

Lancerlot Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-12
1110 Vinyard Road, Vinton, VA
(540) 981-0205

Little Leapers

Boys & Girls • Ages 3-9
1460 S. Main Street, Blacksburg, VA
(540) 200-8573

Melody Makers

Boys & Girls • Ages 0-5
3540 Brambleton Ave, Roanoke, VA
(540) 989-9177

North Star Childcare Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-12
5407 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke, VA
(540) 366-3629

Pathway Christian

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
1550 Roanoke Street, Christiansburg, VA
(540) 394-7300

Phoebe Needles Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 12-18
732 Turners Creek Road, Callaway, VA

Our programs are for rising fifth through twelfth graders. We operate nine camp sessions during the summer. In addition to our basic camp activities like hiking, arts and crafts, swimming, campfires, etc. We also have special camps focused on nature and the environment, rock climbing and rappelling, community service, backpacking and camping, caving and climbing.

River Rock Climbing

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
806 Wasena Avenue SW #100, Roanoke, VA
(540) 685-2360

Looking for something completely different? We have just the thing at the River Rock!

Indoor rock climbing promotes confidence, coordination and balance, muscle development, teamwork, and problem-solving skills. The social and athletic skills acquired through climbing will last a lifetime. We have camps for all age ranges that will keep your kids moving and having fun.

Our walls are professionally engineered and certified by the Climbing Wall Association. All our equipment meets or exceeds industry standards. Our River Rock Staff has been carefully selected, extensively trained, loves working with youth, and are certified in first aid and CPR. It is our privilege to work with your children.

Roanoke Children’s Theatre

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
The Jefferson Center, 541 Luck Ave SW Roanoke, VA
(540) 400-7795

RCT Theatre Academy seeks to show young people a world where imagination and creative expression thrive: The theatre! Our classes are perfect for serious, aspiring performers, as well as for students who just want to have fun. If you’re not sure which class is right for you, call 540-309-6802 for help. Register early!

Roanoke College Soccer Camp

Girls & Boys • Ages 4-18
221 College Lane, Salem, VA
(540) 375-4955

Our youth camps offer players from a wide range of ages and abilities an opportunity to develop at Roanoke College.  Sessions at the camps are created age-specific to provide knowledge and enthusiasm for the game in a fun and challenging training environment.  These camps will feature the staffs and players from the highly successful Roanoke College men’s and women’s soccer programs, as well as top youth and college coaches.

Roanoke City Summer Camps

Boys & Girls • Ages 5-13
215 Church Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA
(540) 510-4056

Roanoke County Summer Camps

Girls & Boys • All Ages
1206 Kessler Mill Road, Salem, VA
(540) 387-6078

Roanoke Star Soccer Camps

Girls & Boys • Ages 5-18
2800 Electric Road SW, Roanoke, VA
(540) 345-7820

Science Museum

Boys & Girls • Pre K-5
1 Market Square SE, Roanoke, VA
(540) 342-5710

The Science Museum of Western Virginia has Summer Camp programs for PreK-5 that encourage critical thinking, problem solving and teamwork.

With a huge variety of hands-on day camps to choose from, and trained educators and volunteers offering individual support, parents can easily find programs that will engage and inspire their child. Several programs will also feature excursions to VT and professional guest speakers who demonstrate, educate and motivate. Go to www.smwv.org to see our list of 2019 programs and sign up before spaces run out!

SING! Summer Choir Camp

Boys & Girls • Grades 2-8
Bethel Baptist Church, Salem

An enriching and fun musical camp based on the choral experience of the nationally recognized Roanoke Valley Children’s Choir

Do you like to sing in the shower? Can you do some awesome jazz hands? Then this is the camp for you! It’s better than Karaoke – it’s SINGING with all your friends!

Valley AFC

Boys & Girls • Ages 3-18
PO Box 20045, Roanoke, VA
(540) 774-7272

The focus of the program is to provide soccer training for boys and girls that would like to improve their technical, tactical, and speed of thought/play abilities during the offseason in a professional environment with US Soccer (USSF) licensed instructors.

Virginia Western Kids College

Boys & Girls • Grades 4-10
Colonial Avenue, Roanoke, VA
(540) 857-6076

STEAM Ahead to Summer Fun.  Kids College is our summer enrichment series which offers unique workshops for rising 2nd – 10th graders that are designed to teach new skills, develop new interests and hobbies, and explore future career opportunities.

Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing

Boys & Girls • Ages 8-17
11176 Peaceful Valley Road, New Castle, VA
(540) 864-6792

Participants will leave Wilderness Adventure with an increase sense of autonomy. Being able to live in the outdoors for a week, carry all you need in a backpack, and get out of your comfort zone with challenging activities will help participants to know their limits and see how capable they are.

YMCA (Kirk Family)

Boys & Girls • All Ages
520 Church Avenue, Roanoke, VA
(540) 342 9622

Camps at the Y share one thing: they’re about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence, and make lasting friendships and memories.

YMCA (Salem)

Boys & Girls • All Ages
1126 Kime Lane, Salem, VA
(540) 387-9622

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