Outdoor Adventure Camp

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Outdoor Adventure Camp

Outdoor Adventure Camp


VCU Recreational Sports is pleased to announce our summer Outdoor Adventure Camp. Daily activities include rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking and other outdoor-based adventures, led by trained OAP staff and our camp counselors, providing a safe, fun environment for children of the VCU and surrounding community.

The camp is open to children of VCU students, Recreational Sports members, VCU/VCUHS Faculty and Staff, and members of the community. Camp is available for children ages 11 – 13.

Two week-long sessions will be offered during the following weeks: 

June 19-23

June 26-30

Register for one or both sessions! 

The camp day runs 9:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Pre-camp care runs 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
Drop off is 8:00 - 9:00 am. Pick up is 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Late pick up runs 5:00 - 6:00 pm.

Fees (per week/per camper)
1. $205 VCU Student Members
2. $230 Faculty/Staff Rec Sports Member 
3. $255 Other Rec Sports Member
4. $280 Non-members

For categories 1 - 3 above, enrolled youth must be registered as a minor dependent Rec Sports member ($40.00 for full year membership).

Family Discounts (per household)
2nd camper – 10% discount
3rd camper + – 15% discount

Pre and After Camp Care Fees:
$10/day or $30/week for Pre-Camp Care
$10/day or $30/week for Late Pick Up

Lunches and snacks are not included.
A limited number of Income-based scholarships are available. Contact Bob Fankhauser for details.

How to register: Registration is now open at the MyRecSports page. 

Detailed information will be sent out to all registered camp participants. Questions may be directed to Bob Fankhauser, 804.827.0325, rafankhauser@vcu.edu.