Camp of the Rising Son offers one-week overnight and day camp experiences for girls and boys ages 6-12.
Overnight Camp gives kids the chance to build lifelong friendships, establish new skills and grow in self-confidence – all while deepening their faith and learning truth from God’s Word. Campers live close to nature in our rustic cabins with up to 11 other campers and two incredible counselors. Every single week offers a new, fun theme to get campers involved and excited about the days ahead. From cowboys to explorers, spies or outer space – you never know what is coming next!
Each week camp is packed full of excitement, activities, and fun. Overnight campers experience*:
*plans subject to change during inclement weather
If you are local and looking for a fun experience for your child this summer, but are not quite sure about Overnight Camp, then our exciting Day Camp program is just for you! Kids get to come experience all God has created in a new way, traveling together as a group, to explore different activities such as Nature, Climbing Wall, Archery, Crafts, Waterfront and more! Each day, there will also be a Bible Study and Worship time as well as lunch, games, and a trip to Camp Store for snacks.
Day Camp starts at 8:00 a.m. and goes until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For ages 6-10, CRS Day Camp offers campers a fun outdoor adventure! Your day camper is sure to have a blast singing, laughing, and learning about Jesus with new friends! *Families must provide own transportation to and from the CRS campus.*
The activities at CRS get kids excited about coming to camp! Each Overnight Camper creates their own custom schedule by picking the 5 activities they want to do from over 20 options--they can even sign up with their friends! The Day Campers rotate through a select variety of camp activities to introduce them to all of the fun options CRS has to offer.
Archery: Want to shoot like Robin Hood? Come test your skills at archery!
Archery Sports: A cross between dodge ball, capture the flag, and archery. Learn new shooting skills and test your aim!
Swimming Lessons: Swimmers beginner to advanced levels learn new skills and improve strokes under instruction of experienced aquatic staff.
Free Swim: Cool off at the pool, make a big splash on our water slide, and play games or just chill with friends.
Ropes Course: Conquer all four sides of our 30-foot climbing tower and ride the zip line. Grasp team work techniques with our group games and low ropes elements.
Mixed Sports: Have a blast playing team sports from soccer and Frisbee to flag football and pillo polo!
STUFF: Stands for Super Terrific Unpredictable Frenzy of Fun and that is exactly what campers have in this activity. The variety of games is endless fun for everyone!
Mission Serve: (for 12-year-old boys only) Deepen your faith through learning what great men of God are while participating in adventures, challenges and opportunities to serve others.
Corner Café: (for 12-year-old girls only) Grow in your relationship with Christ and enjoy time with other girls who desire to dig deeper into Scripture’s truth about who God says we are and how we can live that out.
Arena Rides: Basic lessons in horse riding, grooming, care, and safety in our covered arena.
Trail Riding: Learn proper riding techniques and horse handling skills while riding trails that crisscross camp property learning to ride at various gates.
Vaulting: Vaulting is the art of gymnastics on the back of a moving horse. Helps the camper to develop balance, flexibility and confidence. *awards program
Canoeing: Criss-cross Lake Ann with your friends using your new paddle skills.
Kayaking: Be the captain of your own boat while discovering all the nooks and crannies on Lake Ann.
Sailing: Ahoy, Matey! Board our Sunfish sailboats and explore beautiful Lake Ann.
Waterfront: Splash in Lake Ann with your friends, hang out on the floating dock, and ride the water zip line!
Camp Skills: Do you have what it takes to survive in the woods? Come test out your skills here!
Fishing: Learn how to bait a hook, cast, and reel one in!
Nature: Explore CRS trails hunting for leaves, insects, and animal tracks. Get hands on in God’s amazing creation!
Newspaper: Extra, Extra, Read All About It! Be a staff writer for Smoke Signals, the weekly CRS newspaper and send everyone home with the news of the week!
Art: Unleash your creativity using various mediums and techniques to make your very own masterpiece!
Leather Crafts: Have fun creating unique crafts using leather, hammers, stamps, and dye.
Pottery: Make clay creations from a “pinch pot”, to jewelry, and most anything you can dream up.
Dance: Jazz, Hip-Hop, and fun! Campers learn group dances and coordination skills and perform for the camp on Friday.
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