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Best Alaska Summer Camps 2018-19 Directory

Find the Best Camps in Alaska!

Over 10 Alaska Summer Camps Listed Below with In-Depth Camp Info, including: Videos, Photos, Maps & Detailed Descriptions


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Fall Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in Alaska are Starting in September, 2018

Many of our Alaska Camps offer Fall Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in September, 2018.

Be sure to check the "Year-Round Programs and Other Camp Info" headings of each camp listing for specifics, or give any Camp you're interested in a call to check on Fall dates, times and availability.

Fall 2018-19 Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Camps will be hosting Fall Reunions for their previous campers, and Fall Open Houses for interested new campers and families. Each camp is different, and some offer activities for the entire family.

Contact the camp(s) directly to see if there are any Camp Reunion or Open House Plans for September, 2018.

Looking for Alaska Special Interest Camps or Programs?

Like Golf Camps, Tennis Camps, or Weight Loss Camps? There is a complete list of our current Special Interest Camp Directories a little farther down this page, and in the black bar at the very bottom of this page.

Best Alaska Fall Day Camps Starting in September, 2018

Looking for a Great Alaska Day Camp? Look at each camp's TYPE OF CAMP description. Many of our Best Alaska Day Camps also list their exact hours, and if they offer before and after camp activities.

Best Alaska Year-Round
Camps, Classes & Programs

Many of our Best Alaska Summer Camps also offer Year Round Camp Programs, Classes, and Activities. You should contact the camps you are interested in to see if they offer Fall, Winter and/or Spring Programs, too.

Best Alaska Fall Camp Jobs

Searching for Alaska Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Camps are now listing their 2018-19 Fall Camp Jobs, too. Look for the heading "Summer Camp Jobs" in each camp listing. You can also check any camp's website for their "Work at Camp" or "Fall Employment Opportunities" pages.

View Only AK Camps with Fall Work & Leadership Training Opportunities.

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FEATURED CAMP

Rosetta Institute of Biomedical Research Molecular Medicine Summer/Winter/Spring Science Camps
Locations: California (UCSD & UC Berkeley)
Day Camps offered in Berkeley and San Jose, California
Texas (TCU)
888-412-7284

Ages: 14-18 . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: We offer advanced day/overnight science camps for high achieving high school students interested in pursuing a career in medicine or related fields, such as pharmacy or biomedical research. Through engaging lectures and hands-on laboratory classes, students learn about normal molecular and cellular biology, and then learn how these normal processes are distorted during the development of cancer, neurological disease and autoimmunity/infectious disease. In addition, we also offer winter and spring break day camps on Medical and Translational Bioinformatics (please inquire) and a late summer, laboratory-intensive day camp on Biomedical Research.

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FEATURED CAMP

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18
Locations: AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI
888-709-8324

Ages: 6 - 18 . Coed Campers. All Girl Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp. Half-Day & Full-Day Options.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: This summer, explore a top campus, make friends as you master new tech skills, and join a community of more than 275,000 alumni. At iD Tech Camps, students ages 6-18 can learn to code, build websites, design video games, experience virtual reality, mod Minecraft, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, and more! Tech-savvy instructors teach curriculum in small groups of just 8 students per instructor and campers enjoy long-term benefits that extend into future careers.

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FEATURED CAMP

Camp Pillsbury
Owatonna, Minnesota
507-214-2200

Ages: 6-17 . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Pillsbury is a unique summer camp for boys and girls ages 6 to 17. Strong offerings in Theater, Circus, Music, Dance, Sports, Magic, Technology, and more. More than 100 activities! Campers choose their activities daily, making each day special for each individual camper. Five, 2 WEEK sleepaway sessions begin June 10th to August 19th. Enroll now at: CampPillsbury.com.

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Breakthrough Basketball Camps
Alaska Location(s)

Visit Our Breakthrough Basketball Camps Website
866-846-7892 x 1
camps[AT]breakthroughbasketball.com
Various Cities Across the US and Canada
Various, Florida

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
WEST: Alaska. California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

SOUTHWEST: Arizona, Hawaii, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

MIDWEST: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

SOUTHEAST: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

NORTHEAST: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont

CANADA: Alberta, Ontario

OTHER: Scotland

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
5001 1st Ave. SE, Ste 105 #254, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

CAMPER AGES: 4th - 12th grades

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, and more.

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Breakthrough Basketball Camps

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Alaska Summer Camps

Please note that our list of 2018 Alaska Summer Camps also includes information on Alaska Summer Camp Scholarships, Financial Aid, and other 'Campership' or Financial Assistance. Look within each camp's description for the CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE heading.


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The Learning Farm's Summer Farm Camp 2015
Anchorage, Alaska

Visit Our The Learning Farm's Summer Farm Camp 2015 Website
(907) 229-0359
thelearningfarmak[AT]gmail.com
11601 Gander St.
Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Find the Best Summer Camp in Anchorage, Alaska

CAMPER AGES: Ages 5 - 11 and preschool ages 5 and under

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Come join the fun at the farm! Ride horses, feed the pig, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits and ponies. Bottle feed the calves and hold baby chicks. Learn to drive the calves as oxen. Learn to make cheese and how to grow organic plants. Learn ways to live green. Gather chicken eggs and learn to rope. Art and craft activities include wool projects from our very own sheep's wool. Learn about horse safety, various horse breeds, horse care and grooming. Various animal rescue organizations will be featured weekly. Sing songs around a camp fire and ride the wagon pulled by our draft horse, Mac. Unique hands on animal education right here in Anchorage. Only ten campers per day, so reserve your spot now.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Horses/Equestrian, Science, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: The Learning Farm is located on the south side of Anchorage, Alaska on two and a half acres.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have a class room in the loft of the red barn for the ten campers and staff as well as a separate class room building for the preschool age children. We have an arena and stalls, and various pens for the various animals.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our summer camp program runs all summer, twelve weeks of the summer. We limit campers to ten per day. We have at least three adults present as well as a minimum of five Jr. Staff trained to assist with activities.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We are in the process of establishing the farm program as a nonprofit organization. Future scholarship programs are being developed now.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Besides summer farm camp, The Learning Farm offers holiday farm camps as well as some home school classes, and after school programs.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Rates are $100 per day per camper or $60 for half day.
A discount for booking two or more days.
Full days discounted to $90 per day and half day discounted to $50 for half day.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
The Learning Farm is looking for an energetic, highly motivated summer farm camp and holiday farm camp teacher. Summer and holiday camps normally run Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm for Ages 5 - 11 years old. Pay rate dependent on qualifications and experience.

Call Deborah Baines at (907) 229-0359 or email: TheLearningFarmAk[AT]gmail.com.

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The Learning Farms Summer Farm Camp 2015

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Alaska Day Camps
Offer Extended Day Options

Some Alaska Summer Camps offer Extended Hours, for Early Camper Drop-Off and Pick-Up. Be sure to check each camp's description under "TYPE OF CAMP" for complete information, and exact hours of any Extended Camp Day Options.

If you need these services, you should contact the camp to confirm availability.



Google's Maker Camp
Available Online

Visit Our Google's Maker Camp Website
press[AT]google.com
Online Camp
Available Online

CAMPER AGES: 13-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Computers, Science, Technology, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: The Google Makers Camp is entirely online.

The following participating locations are providing internet access for free as well:

Rhode island
Warwick Public Library

New Hampshire
Keene Public Library
Boys & Girls Club of Nashua

Massachusetts
Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston: Jordan Boys and Girls Club
Boston Museum of Science
Duxbury Free Library
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica
Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: A FREE summer camp for building, tinkering and exploring. Online and in your neighborhood!

Register here at Our Camp Website Link: www.makercamp.com

Each weekday morning, Maker will post a new project or activity on their Google+ page—30 things to make over six weeks. Each weekday afternoon at 2 PM, tune in to a live Google+ Hangout On Air to meet expert makers who create amazing things.

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Googles Maker Camp

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Amazon Learning Product of the Week

Each week we will bring you an interesting new Learning Product recommended by Amazon.com

Wonder Workshop Dash Robot

Check it out, next week we'll present something brand new. Other fun and educational products are shown on other pages in our directory.

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Teen Summer Camps in Alaska

Alaska Summer Camps for Teens sometimes include more 'intense' or immersive special interest activities, and can be much more rigorous and competitive. Teen Special Interest Camps in Alaska tend to have more focus on skills development, sometimes involving professional training standards, with age-appropriate activities and special camp events designed for teens.

Be sure to speak with each camp you are interested in, so you know exactly what to expect.


NBC Camps
Alaska Location(s)

Visit Our NBC Camps Website
mmaguire[AT]nbccamps.com
Many Locations Nationwide
10003 N Division St
Spokane, Washington 99218

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Washington
Idaho
Colorado
Montana
Oregon
California
Alaska
Texas
North Carolina
Kansas
Hawaii
Florida
Arizona
Michigan

CAMPER AGES: 8-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: NBC Camps has been training athletes for success on and off the court for more than 45 years. Coaches have designed a unique summer camp program that will help you excel in every aspect of Basketball and Volleyball. From the curriculum to the tournaments and games, from quality coaches to the life skills training...NBC Camps is the total camp for the total person.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Volleyball, and more.

NBC Camps is a Top Summer Camp located in Spokane Alaska offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Volleyball, Basketball and more. NBC Camps is a top camp for ages: 8-18.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located in 14 different states. Please visit our website for dates, locations, and prices. Our Camp Website Link: www.nbccamps.com

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our staff are knowledgeable about their sport and are current or former coaches and players from different universities and backgrounds. We have been training athletes for 45+ years and know the difference it takes to excel on the court and in life.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit our website for the complete list of dates and prices.

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NBC Camps

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Find Alaska Online Summer Camps, eCamps & Online Summer Recreation & Learning Programs

New Online Summer Camps, eCamps, & Online Summer Recreation & Learning Programs for Kids and Teens of all ages are now being offered here in Alaska, and in states all across the US and Canada.

To find these eCamps, you can do a search using the keywords "online camp" in the search box at the bottom of any directory page.


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Complete List of Alaska Special Interest Camps

Click on any of the links below to visit that special interest camp directory. You can return here to continue searching our directory of ALL Alaska Summer Camps.

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VISIONS Service Adventures
Alaska Location(s)

Visit Our VISIONS Service Adventures Website
(406) 551-4423
info[AT]visionsserviceadventures.com
Montana

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Alaska, Montana, International locations

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
VISIONS Service Adventures 203 North Church Avenue Bozeman, Montana 59715

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our VISIONS Service Adventures Video

CAMPER AGES: 12 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: VISIONS programs are grounded in a philosophy that has been changing the lives of teenagers for 30 years. We believe it is best to do one thing and do it well. That’s why across all programs we have one model, built on the pillars of meaningful service, full cultural immersion and open-minded exploration. This is not a teen tour. This is a time to step outside of yourself, to do more and be more.

Our student volunteers work among Blackfeet and Northern Cheyenne people on Montana Indian reservations and with indigenous Athabascans in Alaska, as well as abroad in South and Central America, the Caribbean and Cambodia.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Waterfront/Aquatics, Academics, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Community Service, Language Immersion.

VISIONS Service Adventures is a Top Summer Camp located in  Alaska offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Waterfront/Aquatics, Travel, Wilderness/Nature and more. VISIONS Service Adventures is a top camp for ages: 12 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: We have locations around the world including: Alaska, Montana, Dominican Republic, British Virgin Islands, Ecuador, Peru, Nicaragua, Guadeloupe, and Cambodia.

CAMP FACILITIES: For all of our program we stay in the heart of the community. Depending on location, we stay in schools, community centers, and rented homes.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: For thirty years, VISIONS has set the standard for domestic and international community service programs for high school and middle school students. We strongly believe that collaborative service work and cross-cultural living help our teen volunteers understand a complicated world and learn meaningful ways to contribute productively.

VISIONS collaborates with local nonprofits and makes long-term commitments in our communities. We have worked in most locations for more than 15 years, and in some places for more than 20 years. You typically get to choose from three different worksites during the week, and work until mid-afternoon. Our community service projects are a way we thank the local friends who welcome us into their lives.

Cultural learning and friendship are core to VISIONS. You experience the culture in a way that is unique from being a tourist. You share common goals and work with local people to achieve those goals. You may be surprised by what you have in common with people whose lives are so different from your own.

All of our summer leaders are CPR and First Aid certification and undergo extensive training at the Montana homebase before departing to the program location. All leaders have reference and background checks, extensive training, and first aid certifications at minimum. Leaders include teachers, outdoor educators, Masters and Ph.D. students, returned Peace Corps volunteers, carpenters, and other professionals.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Partial scholarships are available. Interested applicants can apply by going here: Our Camp Website Link: visionsserviceadventures.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete information, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: visionsserviceadventures.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: VISIONS summer community service programs for teenagers blend community service, cross-cultural living, and adventure. Programs operate in under-resourced communities in South, Central and North America, the Caribbean, Cambodia, and Myanmar.

If you join VISIONS, you are committing to a work attitude that is cooperative, positive, safety-conscious, and community spirited. Your role as a member of the staff team is to supervise and mentor teens and help supervise work project sites, recreational activities, cross-cultural experiences and daily living in a safe, challenging program environment.

QUALIFICATIONS: At least 23 years old, experience leading and/or teaching teenagers, a demonstrated interest in cross-cultural living and learning. Minimum Standard First Aid and CPR. Safety certifications, carpentry skills, experience living in different cultures are pluses, though not required. French or Spanish fluency is required in our language sites.

SALARY BENEFITS: Salary commensurate with similar employment opportunities and experience. Room, board, roundtrip travel to/from program sites provided. Transportation to training in Bozeman, MT, must be covered by the staffer.

EMPLOYMENT DATES: Employment begins June 19 and varies in length from 6-10 weeks.

TO APPLY: Visit our website.
Email: info[AT]VisionsServiceAdventures.com
Website: Our Camp Website Link: visionsserviceadventures.com

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VISIONS Service Adventures

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International Summer Camps in Alaska

Some of our Alaska Summer Camps accept International Campers from all around the world. Some camps could offer special Summer International Programs, scholarships, or other incentives to international campers.

International Campers and Parents: Be sure to contact each Alaska Summer Camp you are interested in to see if they accept campers from other Countries, if they hire any international staff, or if they offer any Special Summer Programs for International Campers.


US Sports/Nike Camps
Alaska Location(s)

Visit Our US Sports/Nike Camps Website
1-800-NIKE-CAMP
800-645-3226 (Nike Camps)
800-433-6060 (All other camps)
800-406-3926 (NBC Camps)
877-308-7325 (Peak Performance Swim Camps)
888-780-2267 (Vogelsinger Soccer Academy)

webmaster[AT]ussportscamps.com
Over 700 Camp Locations Across the US & Canada

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, CANADA

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
US Sports Camps, Inc.
1010 B Street, Suite 450
San Rafael, CA 94901

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our US Sports/Nike Camps Video

CAMPER AGES: Most junior camps accept participants between the ages of 10-18, however some of our day camps will accept those as young as 5. Adult programs offered, too. See our camp specific web pages to find out exact ages for each program.

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Weekend programs available in some areas. International campers welcome.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Now celebrating over 40 years of camp! We offer camps across a variety of sports which run for one, two or three consecutive sessions across the US and Canada. USSC partners with the country's best coaches to direct our camps at top-rated, professionally-equipped training facilities. International programs offered, too.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer, Golf, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, and more. Other Camps: Crew, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, MultiSport, Rugby, Running, Ultimate, Waterpolo, Gymnastics, Hockey, & Yoga.

CAMP LOCATION: Over 700 Locations throughout the US and Canada. International locations, too. Please visit our website for a complete list of camps offered near you, at Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our camps are offered at top-rated, professionally equipped sports training facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Sports are FUN, but they are more fun when you get better! Our professional, passionate, and positive coaches will help your child become a better player and a more inspired athlete. Camp provides the perfect opportunity to improve skills, make new friends, laugh hard, and smile a lot. Our Mission is to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement while consistently exceeding the expectations of our customers!

During the summer of 2014 more than 70,000 US and international campers attended a US Sports Camps program. US Sports Camps currently offers 24 programs in 15 different sports.

Our summer sports camps include: Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Multi-Sport, Rugby, Running, Soccer, Softball, Swim, Tennis, Ultimate, Volleyball, Waterpolo, and Yoga. We also offer several International sports camps around the world. Our sports camps continue to grow thanks to an outstanding community of Camp Directors and the dedication of the entire USSC staff. We expect 2015, our 41st year in business, to be our best year ever. We look forward to seeing you at camp!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Many of our sports camps offer sessions and special weekend clinics year-round. Please contact us for details.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete information regarding summer camp sessions and fees, please visit our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Each camp director is responsible for hiring their own staff and typically hire in late winter and early spring. If you are interested in applying for a position, please email the appropriate sport mailbox at Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com and we will forward on your information to any director looking for additional staff.

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US SportsNike Camps

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Find Alaska Special Interest Summer Camps

Alaska offers a great selection of Special Interest & Specialty Camps and Summer Programs. Check the black bar at the bottom of this page for a complete list of our Special Interest Camp Directories.


Birchwood Camp
Chugiak, Alaska

Visit Our Birchwood Camp Website
907-688-2734
director[AT]birchwoodcamp.org
17161 David Blackburn Road
Chugiak, Alaska 99567

Find the Best Summer Camp in Chugiak, Alaska

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Mailing Address:
PO Box 670049
Chugiak, AK 99567

CAMPER AGES: Entering grades 1-12

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. United Methodist

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Birchwood Camp is a welcoming camp community and a ministry of the United Methodist Church in Alaska. We practice kindness, acceptance, respect, cooperation, outdoor learning & play. Our camps & retreats provide safe spaces for spiritual formation, genuine community, and character development.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Adventure, and more. Adventure Canoe Camp For High School Students; Junior Canoe Camp For Middle School Students

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 30 minutes north of Anchorage on 160 acres of beautiful birch & spruce forest, with a view of the Chugach mountains and a 30 acre lake.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 6 cozy log cabins with bunk beds and mattresses. The cabins have electricity; campers use a centralized bath house.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: In operation since 1961, Birchwood Camp is a welcoming community and a ministry of the United Methodist Church in Alaska. We practice kindness, acceptance, respect, cooperation, outdoor learning and play. Our camps provide safe spaces for spiritual formation, genuine community, and character development. We are accredited by the American Camp Association, which establishes best practices for camp. We follow these health, safety and program standards to ensure that campers have a positive and safe experience at Birchwood camp.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Counselor in Training program for teens ages 16-18.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships are available through our Birchwood Camp Scholarship fund. Applications are available online.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Summer Family Camp, August 5-7, 2016

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Birchwood Camp is open year round as a host facility for community groups, schools, churches and other organizations.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Visit our website: Our Camp Website Link: birchwoodcamp.org for full session and fee information.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Join our summer intern team- this is a unique summer opportunity for young adults who desire to grow as leaders while working at beautiful Birchwood Camp for the summer.  For complete info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: birchwoodcamp.org.

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Birchwood Camp

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Find Top Alaska Charter Schools for Fall 2018

Many Alaska Parents and Students are considering the benefits of attending a great, nearby, tuition-free Charter School in Alaska.

Here's a List of Alaska Charter Schools if you are interested in finding out more info.


Alaska Dance Theatre
Anchorage , Alaska

Visit Our Alaska Dance Theatre Website
Ph. 907-277-9591
Fax. 907-274-3078

jmills[AT]alaskadancetheatre.org
info[AT]alaskadancetheatre.org
550 E. 33rd Ave
Anchorage , Alaska 99503

Find the Best Summer Camp in Anchorage , Alaska

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
550 E. 33rd Ave
Anchorage, AK 99503

CAMPER AGES: 4 - Teens

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Mondays - Friday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Alaska Dance Theatre (ADT), founded in 1981, is the premiere nonprofit dance organization in Alaska. Its mission is to promote dance through professional education, performance and advocacy in Alaska and to provide a recognized artistic element within the dance community for local and visiting artists to expand their creative talent while nurturing discipline, confidence, fitness and the experience of movement. Believing that dance is for everyone, Alaska Dance Theatre strives to keep its programs affordable to a wide range of the population.

The School is based on classical ballet with a syllabus reflecting a blend of Vaganova, Checchetti, and other Classical Ballet techniques, as well as a variety of contemporary dance styles. Classes are offered for students age 3 through adult who enjoy dance as well as those who would like to pursue a career in the field. ADT School Faculty and School Director assign appropriate placement of all the students. Our accompanist program provides live piano music for many ballet classes. Workshops with guest teachers and residencies with professional dance companies are offered throughout the season

The School of Alaska Dance Theatre instructors endeavor to help all students learn dance technique through careful attention to proper alignment as well as anatomical differences and physiological conditions. Pedagogy is introduced at a pace matching the student’s ability to physically and mentally absorb the challenge of more strenuous activity. Students and parents should be reminded that dance is an artistic and athletic skill. Class curriculum is based on a nine-month academic year. Placement beyond introductory classes is dependent upon successful mastery of skills in previous classes’ curriculum, age and placement audition for upper levels.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS:
Creative Movement Dance Camps June 23rd - 26th
(for ages 4-5), June 30th - July 3rd (for ages 6-8)

Evening Dance Classes beginning June 9th - July 17th (includes a variety of dance classes - ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, modern, creative movement, and industry skills.)

Two Week Half Day Intensive July 7th-18th
from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. M-F. (includes ballet, character, modern, and jazz)

Fall Semester beginning August 2014
(includes a variety of dance classes - ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, modern, creative movement, and industry skills.)

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to the attached link: Our Camp Website Link: alaskadancetheatre.org.

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Alaska Dance Theatre

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Brain Chase: Summer Learning Challenge
Alaska Location(s)

Visit Our Brain Chase: Summer Learning Challenge Website
435-901-2734
ivy.portwood[AT]gmail.com
info[AT]brainchase.com
Online Summer Program
Texas

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Brain Chase is an online camp available to students in grades 2-8 across the US. Participants in the following states are eligible to win the buried treasure grand prize: AL, AK, AR, CA, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI and WY.

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Brain Chase: Summer Learning Challenge Video

CAMPER AGES: Grades 2-8

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Computers, Math, Technology, Academics, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Brain Chase is online - the participant that guesses the coordinates of the buried treasure first will be flown with one parent to dig up the treasure.

CAMP FACILITIES: NA - Camp is online

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Founded in 2014 by Austin parents Allan and Heather Staker, Brain Chase is the product of his filmmaking/tech background and her online education expertise. They are both Harvard-educated and their 5 children were the inspiration behind the creation of this revolutionary new summer program

Brain Chase is a 6-week summer learning challenge disguised as a massive global treasure hunt for 2nd−8th graders. A golden globe has been buried somewhere on earth – and it contains the key to a safe deposit box holding a $10,000 college scholarship fund. Participants who complete an hour of online summer learning activities each day will unlock secret animated webisodes that hold the clues to the globe’s whereabouts. Guess the treasure’s location first, and you’ll be the one on a plane to dig it up.

Enrollment is limited to the first 5,000 entrants.
Kickoff is June 30. Last registration July 18.

- See more at: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Additional children from same household are half off for each registration.

OTHER CAMP INFO: You spend 10 months of every year in school, but much of that hard work likely vanishes during summer break. Who wants to do boring worksheets when school’s out? Brain Chase is a summer enrichment program that’s FUN. Action-packed animations, mysterious packages in the mail, and the hunt for buried treasure turn learning into an adventure. It’s FLEXIBLE. You’ll do the challenge when you want, where you want, and at your own pace. And it’s CUSTOMIZED. You get to work at your own level. - See more at: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

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For complete info please visit: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

Registration: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

Kickoff is June 30, 2014.

Last chance to register is July 18, 2014.

$199 for first child, $100 for each additional child from the same household.

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Flat Rock, NC 28731

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CAMPER AGES: 13 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Adventure Travel Program

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Make the best friends you've ever had, walk through the most beautiful scenery you've ever laid eyes on, and make unforgettable memories of fun and exciting outdoor adventures! Camp, hike, backpack, whitewater raft, rock climb, sea kayak, whitewater kayak, canoe, mountain bike, climb a mountain, ice climb, zipline, and more! No previous experience necessary.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Weightloss, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Backpacking, Hiking, Whitewater Rafting, Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Sea Kayaking, Canoeing, Zip Lining, Inflatable Kayaking, Ice Climbing, Swimming.

Adventure Treks is a Top Summer Camp located in Flat Rock Alaska offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Weightloss, Travel, Wilderness/Nature and more. Adventure Treks is a top camp for ages: 13 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: We operate 13- to 30-day camps in CO, WA, OR, BC, WY, MT, CA, and AK. All of our activities take place among stunning outdoor scenery!

CAMP FACILITIES: In two to four weeks, you'll make the best friends ever, have the best time of your life, see beautiful new places, discover how capable you truly are, and be part of something bigger in your close-knit community. All electronics-free (and we promise you won't even miss your phone)!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership Summit (for 10th, 11th, and 12th graders) is the perfect opportunity to strengthen leadership skills for roles in the outdoor industry starting in college. Returning students only.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial aid available to several students a year, based on need and merit. Email info[AT]adventuretreks.com for more information.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
13- to 30-day trips for teens ages 13–18 $2,-95–$5,495. See Our Camp Website Link: www.adventuretreks.com for full schedule.

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Anchorage Community YMCA
5353 Lake Otis Parkway
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 563-3211

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Girl Scouts of Alaska

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Main Phone: (907) 248-2250
Toll Free: (800) 478-7448
Address: Girl Scouts of Alaska - 3911 Turnagain Blvd. East, Anchorage, AK 99517

Southeast Field Office
Main Phone: (907) 586-1710
Toll Free: (800) 478-8247
Fax: (907) 463-3543
Address: Girl Scouts of Alaska - 316 W 11th Street, Juneau, AK 99801

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Alaska Boy Scouts Camps
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Great Alaska Council
3117 Patterson St
Anchorage, AK 99504
(907)337-9547
(800)478-9549
alaskabsa[AT]gmail.com

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