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BANDERA CHRISTIAN YOUTH CAMP: 830-796-4113; 100 Pavilion Rd, Bandera, TX 78003
WOODMEN OF THE WORLD CAMP: 830-796-3515; Hwy 173 N, Bandera, TX 78003
YMCA HAMMAN RANCH CAMP: 830-460-7778; FM 470, Bandera, TX 78003
BARKSDALE FREEDOM FARMS 830-234-3284; POB 44, 202 CR 360, Barksdale, TX 78828. www.freedomfarms.org. A place for you and your horse to spend the night, rest, and trail ride. Indoor and outdoor arena with facilities for overnight horse accommodations. The human overnighters can stay in one of the rustic cabins. Dedicated to sharing the Gospel. Christian horse camps, lessons, and Cowboy Church services take place during the year. Christian Summer Horse Camp, July-Aug: Instruction in Barrel Racing, Poles, Safety, & Horsemanship, Bible Study, Swimming, Trail rides, Hiking, Archery, & More.
CIBOLO NATURE CENTER NATURE CAMP & ART CAMP: 830-249-4616, 140 City Park Rd, Boerne TX 78006. www.cibolo.org/campoverview
JOHN ROBERTSON: 512-793-2375; Buchanan Dam, TX 78069
CAMP LONGHORN INKS LAKE: 512-793-2811; 1 Longhorn Rd, Burnet, TX 78611-2899
CAMP LONGHORN-INDIAN SPRINGS: 512-756-4650; 5731 CR 116, Burnet, TX 78611-5647. www.camplonghorn.com. For boys and girls.
QUEST RANCH: 800-228-4185; 281-723-4899; Potters Creek Rd, Canyon Lake, TX 78133. Off FM 306 at FM 484. Affordable Christian camping. www.questranch.org
CHILDREN’S ASSOCIATION FOR MAXIMUM POTENTIAL (CAMP): 830-634-2267; 515 Skyline Dr, Center Point, TX 78010. www.campcamp.org. A non-profit organization who's mission is to strengthen and inspire individuals with special needs and those who care for them, through recreation, respite, and education. Week-long camping sessions held each summer May-August. CAMP does its best to ensure that no one is ever turned away based on the severity of their disability or inability of the family to pay.
HERMANN SONS YOUTH CAMPUS: 830-995-3223; Comfort, TX 78013
HIS HILL BIBLE SCHOOL & CAMP: 830-995-3388; 102 Mill Dam Rd, Comfort, TX 78013. http://hishill.org/camp/overnight-camp
POT O GOLD RANCH: 830-995-2305; Comfort, TX 78013
SPORTS COUNTRY CAMP: 512-858-4407; POB 414, Dripping Springs, TX 78620
JOHN KNOX PRESBYTERIAN CAMP: 830-935-4568; 1661 John Knox Rd, Fischer, TX 78623
FREDERICKSBURG INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT COMMUNITY EDUCATION: Offers several youth camps:
> Film Camp: Offered in conjunction with the Hill Country Film Festival, and instructors are from the Hill Country Film Society. . 830-997-7182, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Battlin Billies Speed and Strength Camp: For boys and girls in grades 7-12
> Lady Billies Softball Camp: For grades 4-9
> Camps for youth, grades 3-5: "The Scream", "Groovy Girls: Peace, Love and Tassels" and "Bake a Cake in a Mug"
BEAR CREEK SCOUT: 830-238-4347; Rt 1, POB 135A, Hunt, TX 78024
CAMP ARROWHEAD FOR GIRLS: 830-238-3793; POB 819/200 Arrowhead Rd S, Hunt, TX 78024. www.camparrowhead.com
CAMP HEART O' THE HILLS: See Heart of Hills below.
CAMP HONEY CREEK: 830-238-4645; 401 Honey Creek Rd W, POB 788, Hunt, TX 78024. www.camphoneycreek.com
CAMP LA JUNTA (For Boys): 830-238-4621; TX-39, POB 136, Hunt, TX 78024. lajunta.com
CAMP LONEHOLLOW: 830-966-6600; Hunt (1010 Cooley Ln, Vanderpool, TX 78885, TX 78024. www.lonehollow.com. For boys and girls.
CAMP MYSTIC: 830-238-4660; 2689 TX-39, Hunt, TX 78024. www.campmystic.com
CAMP STEWART FOR BOYS: 830-238-4670; 612 FM 1340, Hunt, TX 78024. www.campstewart.com
CAMP WALDEMAR: 830-238-4821; 1005 FM 1340, Hunt, TX 78024. www.waldemar.com
HEART O' THE HILLS SUMMER CAMP FOR GIRLS: 830-238-4650; 2430 TX-39, Hunt, TX 78024. http://hohcamp.com
MO-RANCH CONFERENCE CENTER: 800-460-4401; 2229 FM 1340, Hunt, TX 78024
WEE B ROCKIN RANCH: 830-238-3690; 157 Wee B Way SW, Hunt, TX 78024
YMCA CAMP FLAMING ARROW: 830-238-4631; 190 Flaming Arrow Rd, POB 770, Hunt, TX 78024. www.ymcacampflamingarrow.org
HILL COUNTRY ARTS FOUNDATION (HCAF) - YOUTH THEATRE CAMP: 830-367-5122; 120 Point Theatre Rd S, 507 TX-39 W, Ingram, TX 78025. www.hcaf.com.Summer opportunity, fun and creativity for ages 5 and up. See main listing on Ingram page.
VISTA CAMPS-CAMP RIO VISTA/CAMP SIERRA VISTA: 830-367-5353; HCR 78, Box 215, Ingram, TX 78025. www.vistacamps.com
SCIENCE MILL SUMMER CAMPS: 844-263-6405; 101 S Ladybird Ln, Johnson City. Explore, imagine and create. Grades 6-8, week-long summer programs, 9a-4p, details on web site. http://www.sciencemill.org/camps-classes
HILL COUNTRY CAMP: 830-257-5714; Harper Rd (FM 783), Kerrville, TX 78028
KERR COUNTY YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP: Kerrville, TX 78028. May-Aug. Held at Nimitz Elementary. 7:30a-5:30p, Mon-Fri. http://kerrymca.org/camps/summer-day-camp. Sarah Barnet, 830-896-8000
KICKAPOO KAMP: 830-257-5731; 545 Upper Turtle Creek Rd, Kerrville, TX 78028
LAITY LODGE YOUTH CAMP: 830-792-1230; 719 Earl Garrett, Kerrville, TX 78028
LUTHERAN CAMP CHRYSALIS: 830-257-6340; 760 Upper Turtle Creek Rd, Kerrville, TX 78028
MT. WESLEY RETREAT CENTER: 830-895-5700; 610 Methodist Encampment Rd, Kerrville, TX 78028. www.mountwesley.org. Methodist.
TEXAS LIONS CAMP: 830-896-8500; 4100 San Antonio Hwy (Hwy 27), Kerrville, TX 78028. www.lionscamp.com. A non-profit dedicated to providing without charge a summer camp for physically disabled, hearing/vision impaired and diabetic children from the State of Texas.
ALTO FRIO ENCAMPMENT: 830-232-5271; 1385 FM 1120, Leakey, TX 78873. Half mile S of Leakey. www.altofrio.com. Baptist
H E BUTT FOUNDATION CAMP: 830-232-5628; 11756 US 83 N, Leakey, TX 78873. www.foundationfreecamps.org. 12 mi N of town. Includes Laity Lodge below
LAITY LODGE YOUTH & ADULT CAMPS: 830-792-1230; 11756 N US 83, Leakey, TX 78873-3049. www.llyc.org
CAMP BALCONES SPRINGS: 830-693-6639; 104 Balcones Springs Dr, #14, Marble Falls, TX 78654-3399. www.campiscool.com.
CAMP CHAMPIONS: 830-598-2571; 775 Camp Rd, Marble Falls, TX 78654-8251
CAMP OF THE HILLS: 830-693-2580; 1552 CR 344, Marble Falls, TX 78654-3459
CAMP PENIEL: 830-693-2182; 6716 FM 1431 E, Marble Falls, TX 78654-3326
CHRISTIAN HENSEL YOUTH CAMP: 512-267-9147; 7819 Singleton Bend, Marble Falls, TX 78654-3343
DEER CREEK ADVENTURE CAMP: 830-589-7123; Medina, TX 78055. On Medina River, off Hwy 16. Summer camps and retreats at a Christian camp. www.deercreekcamp.com
TECABOCA, SPIRITUAL CENTER & BOYS CAMP: 830-866-3425; 5045 Junction Hwy, Mountain Home, TX 78058. www.tecaboca.com. AKA, The Texas Catholic Boys Camp, is a part of Tecaboca's history and continues today as a summer program.
CAMP EAGLE: 830-683-3219; 6424 Hackberry Rd., HC 10 Box 13, Rocksprings, TX 78880. www.campeagle.org. 1400 acres located on headwaters of the Nueces River. Offers wilderness adventures and extreme sport. "Extreme" Bible-based curriculum and relationships. Hosts largest Mountain Bike Festival in Texas. Competitor magazine called this "Texas' best adventure destination". 12 miles of single track, 6 miles of jeep road, 185' limestone cliffs to climb, constant 72 degrees Nueces River. Rappel, zip lining, disc golf. Accommodations can be reserved (as available) in hotel-style rooms, dorm rooms that sleep 12, camp cabins, on-site tenting and RV spaces. Mountain bike races throughout the year.
AQUATIC SCIENCES ADVENTURE CAMP: 512-245-2329; San Marcos, TX 78666. www.eardc.txstate.edu/camp.html. Coed, ages 9-15, At Texas State Univ, includes aquatic biology, water chemistry, rafting, tubing, scuba, snorkeling, swimming.
SPICEWOOD ACADEMY: 830-798-9229; 9900 Hwy 71, Spicewood, TX 78669
CAMP LONEHOLLOW: 830-966-6600; POB 700, FM 187 N, Utopia, TX 78884. www.lonehollow.com. N of town. Adventure camp for boys & girls
LAJITA GIRL SCOUT CAMP: Utopia, 930-966-3526, caretaker 830-966-3521; Utopia, TX 78884. S of town
CAMP CAPERS: 830-995-3966; 418 FM 1621, Waring, TX 78074. http://www.dwtx.org/capers. An Episcopal church camp for groups to hold conferences, retreats and renewal weekends, with double rooms. Rental
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA: 512-847-9763; Wimberley, TX 78676
ROCKY RIVER RANCH: 512-847-2513; POB 109, Wimberley, TX 78676. www.rockyriverranch.com
CHRISTIAN OUTDOOR ALLIANCE: 210-827-9802; www.mycoa.org. Mission is "Guiding Youth and Outdoorsman to a Relationship with Christ through Experiences in God's Great Outdoors." Michael Marbach, CEO.
LCRA SUMMER CAMPS: 512–303–5073; LCRA
(THE) SOUTHWEST TEXAS CONFERENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH - OFFICE OF YOUTH MINISTRY: 888-349-4191; 16400 Huebner Rd, San Antonio TX 78248. www.reachingyouth.org, and www.umcswtx.org/events-umcswtx-childrens
TEXAS DAY CAMP SUMMIT: New BraunfelsCity of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with the Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS) and the American Camping Association (ACA), hosts the annual event mid-April each year on Thurs from 3-9p and Friday from 8-4p. The two-day summit for day camp organizers is in Landa Park and at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center. This is a great two-day event that focuses on the needs of day camp programs across the state of Texas. Includes a keynote session, informative workshops, and multiple round table discussions. Over 80 parks, recreation, and camp professionals from across the state, including Texas City, San Antonio, Mesquite, and Corpus Christi, will be in New Braunfels for this professional development opportunity. Contact
SANDY ROAD GUEST HAUS:
Upscale Western-style Guest House Lodging
in a Beautiful Ranch Setting in the Gorgeous Texas Hill Country
Reservations & Information: 281-300-7177
9242 RR 1320 (Sandy Road), Johnson City, TX 78636
Web: www.SandyRoadGuestHaus.com Email: info@SandyRoadGuestHaus.com
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