Summer Camps

Thank you for your interest in our summer camp programs!

2014 Summer Camp listings (or see below)

The deadline to be considered in our lottery has passed. (Lottery results will be emailed March 5.)

We encourage you to still apply for camp. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis for any openings or for our waitlist.  (No phone applications please.)

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* = early / after care available.

Adventures 

Ages 4-5
Half Days: 9am – 12pm* / 1–4 pm*  
Fee: $145
Limit: 16 campers/session
Location: Based out of the Adventures Room at the Farm Barn

Sessions:
June 16–20
June 23–27
July 7–11
July 14–18
August 18–22

Gather inside for play, exploration, and stories before heading out on a daily adventure! Together, we will spend time with our farm animals, hike through the forest, visit the garden, and venture into the fields to make real connections to our food and the natural world around us. Adventures Camp is filled with developmentally appropriate, hands-on experiences designed to encourage a young child’s natural curiosity while fostering a sense of friendship and community through imaginative play.


Outdoor Adventures   

Full Day: 9:15 am – 3:15 pm*
Half Days: 9am – 12pm* or 1-4pm* 
Fee:  Full Days: $265 | Half Days $145 ($116 for week of July 4th)
Limit: 18 campers/session
Location: Based out of Outdoor Classroom, up hill behind Farm Barn

Ages 4 & 5:
June 30–July 3 (M-Th) (Half-Day)
August 4–8 (Half-Day)

Ages 5 & 6:
June 16–20 
June 23–27 
July 14–18 
July 21–25 
July 28–August 1 
August 11–15 

Ages 6 & 7:
July 7–11 
August 18–22 

Hike up behind the Farm Barn and beyond the garden to our outdoor forest classroom! In Outdoor Adventures we use the farm’s unique landscape for learning, spending the full day outside! We will explore forest, farmyard, field, pasture, and garden habitats to unfold the stories of the animals and the land, while building community through discoveries, friendships, and play.


Discover the Farm   

9:00 am – 3:30 pm*
Fee: $265 ($212 for week of July 4th)  | $295 for July 28-August 1
Limit: 30 campers/session
Location: Based out of the McClure Education Center in Farm Barn

Ages 6–8: 
June 16–20   
June 23–27
June 30–July 3  
July 21–25 
August 4–8 
August 11–15 

Ages 8–10: 
July 28–August 1 (Thurs. until 8 pm, dinner) 

Discover all that the farm has to offer! Together, we will feast from the garden, find natural mysteries in the forest, and dig deeper into farm chores in the farmyard and beyond! In small groups, we’ll be given choices to explore the farm’s diverse landscape. We may also swim, build, and play along the shores of Lake Champlain. We aim to foster a strong community of campers while exploring the interconnectedness of natural and agricultural systems.


Taste of the Fields  

9:00 am – 3:30 pm* 
Fee: $295 ($325 for July 21-25, includes Thursday dinner, sleepover in or near the Coach Barn, breakfast, snack and lunch on Friday)
Limit: 24 campers/session
Location: Based out of the Market Garden

Ages 8–10: July 7–11
Ages 9–12: August 4–8
Ages 10–14: July 21–25 (Thurs. overnight) 

Past the Farm Barn and through the sugarbush you’ll find our Market Garden and outdoor pavilion. Its fields of produce, outdoor kitchen, mobile chicken coop, and pigs give us the opportunity to participate in chores and create a taste of the fields each day! The surrounding woodlands and lake shore allow us to hike, swim, and explore, while our intimate setting at the pavilion provides an excellent backdrop for feasts, stories, and laughter.


Beyond the Barn  

Residential
9:00 am, Monday* – 3:00 pm, Friday*
Fee: $475 
Limit: 16 campers/session
Location: Based out of a forest clearing near Lake Champlain

Ages 12–14: 
July 28–August 1
August 11–15 

Ages 14–17:
July 14–18 

Go beyond the barn in this five-day overnight program designed to build community while immersing in all that the farm has to offer! Learn alongside our farmers, gardeners, and naturalists as the farm becomes ours. We will harvest ingredients to create delicious meals prepared in our outdoor kitchen to enjoy around an open fire. Each day will be filled with explorations and in the evenings, we will return to our tent community nestled in a clearing near the shore of Lake Champlain. Throughout the week, we will use an inquiry-based approach to discovery, allowing our questions to guide experiences. Tents, camping gear and bicycles provided if needed.


Stewards in Training (ages 15 - 17) 

Visit our Stewards in Traning page for more information and to apply.