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Parent Guide to Camp Bette Perot, Gambill and Rocky Point
Find out what to expect, what to pack, transportation details, etc.
 

She'll seek challenges, gain independence and confidence and be one with nature during her overnight experience at Camp Bette Perot (Palestine), Camp Gambill (Paris), and Camp Rocky Point (Denison) and now at The STEM Center of Excellence (Dallas)! 

Session grade levels shown are for the grades girls will enter in the 2019-2020 school year. Camp Bette Perot, Gambill and Rocky Point FAQs

Camp Bette Perot
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  • Platform Tent
  • Cabin w/A/C
  • Lodge w/A/C
  • Badge Earning
All cabins and lodges at Camp Bette Perot are air-conditioned.
Week 1
June 16-21Dynamic Horse ~ June 16-21$490
Grades 5-7 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge
If horses are your thing, this session is for you! You’ll learn how to saddle, bridle, and take care of a horse, earn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge, and take your skills to the next level during arena classes and trail rides before competing for a blue ribbon in an arena class.


June 16-21Explore It! ~ June 16-21$490
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Letterboxer, Outdoor Adventurer and Hiker badges.
Is your adventurous side ready to come explore camp? You’ll discover Katy’s Bog, splash with friends in the pool, enjoy a horseback trail ride, and lots of other fun things while making new friends! While on your adventures, you’ll earn the Brownie Letterboxer, Outdoor Adventurer, and Hiker badges.


June 16-21Horses to the Max! ~ June 16-21$540
Grades 7-12 *
Sleep in the lodge for this sessionCadettes will earn the GSNETX Let@rsquo;s Ride badge.
Are you ready to take your horse skills to the next level? If you want to learn and practice important ground skills such as how to catch, lead, tie, groom, and saddle a horse AND ALSO improve your riding skills in the arena while still having a chance to enjoy the scenic view of camp on trail rides, HORSES TO THE MAX is the session for you! The end of the week horsemanship competition will be a chance for you to demonstrate your skills! This session is for mature campers. Cadettes will earn the GSNETX Let’s Ride badge.


June 16-21Horses! Horses! Horses! ~ June 16-21 (Full)
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Junior Horseback Riding Badge.
Are you ready to spend part of your summer at camp learning all about horses, how to take care of them, and practicing your riding skills? You’ll participate in both arena classes and trail rides while earning your Junior Horseback Riding badge, get to go swimming, tie-dye a shirt, and try archery!


June 16-21Totally Treehouse ~ June 16-21 (Full)
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Totally Treehouse is your chance to hang out with new camp friends as you enjoy the outdoors! Whether splashing in the pool, aiming for a bull’s eye at the archery range, riding horseback on a trail ride, tie-dying a shirt, or roasting marshmallows for s’mores, this week is all about FUN! You’ll even get to take a late night dip in the pool and sleep in one morning before having breakfast in your unit.


June 16-21Zipline Fun! ~ June 16-21$460
Grades 5-7 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Are you looking for an action-packed session where you will have the chance to master the rock wall and zip line, learn team building skills, connect with your friends during a night swim and enjoy a horseback trail ride? Then don’t miss Zipline Fun! You’ll also have time for archery, a fun craft, and other exciting camp activities during this amazing session!


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Week 2
June 23-28 Boots & Saddles ~ June 23-28 (Full)
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge
If horses are your thing, this session is for you! You’ll learn how to saddle, bridle, and take care of a horse, earn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge, and take your skills to the next level during arena classes and trail rides before competing for a blue ribbon in an arena class.


June 23-28 Future Vets ~ June 23-28$540
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Letterboxer, Outdoor Adventurer and Hiker badges.
Is your adventurous side ready to come explore camp? You’ll discover Katy’s Bog, splash with friends in the pool, enjoy a horseback trail ride, and lots of other fun things while making new friends! While on your adventures, you’ll earn the Brownie Letterboxer, Outdoor Adventurer, and Hiker badges.


June 23-28 Pony Party ~ June 23-28 (Full)
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in the lodge for this sessionCadettes will earn the GSNETX Let@rsquo;s Ride badge.
Work together with new camp friends to groom a pony and then show it off at the pony party! This week you'll go on one trail ride and earn the GSNETX Horse Happy patch!


June 23-28 Ridge Riders ~ June 23-28$460
Grades 6-8 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Junior Horseback Riding Badge.
Are you ready to spend part of your summer at camp learning all about horses, how to take care of them, and practicing your riding skills? You’ll participate in both arena classes and trail rides while earning your Junior Horseback Riding badge, get to go swimming, tie-dye a shirt, and try archery!


June 23-28 Treehouse Teens ~ June 23-28$490
Grades 6-9 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Totally Treehouse is your chance to hang out with new camp friends as you enjoy the outdoors! Whether splashing in the pool, aiming for a bull’s eye at the archery range, riding horseback on a trail ride, tie-dying a shirt, or roasting marshmallows for s’mores, this week is all about FUN! You’ll even get to take a late night dip in the pool and sleep in one morning before having breakfast in your unit.


June 23-28 Water Whizzes ~ June 23-28$490
Grades 5-7 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
If you love water, don't miss this session! You'll have extra time at the pool including a night swim and get to play water games on the sports field.


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Week 3
June 30 - July 3Brownie Adventure ~ June 30 - July 3$345
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Outdoor Adventurer badge.
Go on a Brownie style adventure this week! You’ll sleep in a cabin with other Brownies, go on a horseback trail ride, swim at the pool, tie-dye a shirt, make a fun craft, sing silly songs, and earn your Brownie Outdoor Adventurer badge!


June 30 - July 3Brownie Butterflies ~ June 30 - July 3$345
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in the lodge for this sessionEarn the Brownie Bugs Badge.
Calling all Girl Scout Brownies! Come explore the world at camp as you learn about butterflies, earn your Brownie Bugs badge, go on a horseback trail ride, make a fun craft, swim, and tie-dye a shirt during this fun short session.


June 30 - July 3Going UP! ~ June 30 - July 3$325
Grades 5-8 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Join us at the ropes course and learn how to work as a team as you explore the low elements and cheer on your new friends as they climb the rock wall then zip down. You’ll also have time to swim, tie-dye a shirt, go on a horseback trail ride, and more!


June 30 - July 3Independent Cowgirls ~ June 30 - July 3$345
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Horse Happy badge.
Are you ready to spend a few nights away from home and be an independent cowgirl who lives in a cabin with other campers and practices leadership skills while being a member of an active camp community? Red, white, and blue will be our colors of the week and you’ll get the chance to create an awesome tie-dyed shirt, a yummy snack, and cool crafts while also spending time with a proud member of the U.S. military (he’s also a Girl Scout)! There will even be time to go swimming, try archery, cook a meal over a campfire, and spend time at the barn earning the GSNETX Horse Happy badge and going on a trail ride.


June 30 - July 3Me and My Horse ~ June 30 - July 3$345
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Meet a horse friend one day during this short session before going on a trail ride and having your picture taken together. You’ll also have a chance to go for a swim, tie-dye a shirt, and sing silly songs with your new camp friends!


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Week 4
July 7-12Art Adventures ~ July 7-12$540
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Outdoor Art Creator, Painting and Outdoor Adventure badges.
Get creative as you explore the arts while working on all sorts of cool projects as you earn your Brownie Outdoor Art Creator, Painting, and Outdoor Adventurer badges! Swimming, archery, tie-dying, and a horseback trail ride will also be part of the fun!


July 7-12Bull’s-Eyes, Belays, & Bubbles ~ July 7-12$460
Grades 6-9 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Cadetter Archery badge.
Come see a different side of camp archery this week while spending extra time aiming for a bull’s-eye, playing new games, learning how archery is scored, preparing for a friendly session competition, and earning the Cadette Archery badge! You’ll also have a chance to climb the rock wall, zoom down the zip-line, splash with new camp friends in the pool, enjoy a night swim, go on a horseback trail ride, and more!


July 7-12Camp’s a Breeze!$490
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Reaching the top of the rock wall, feeling the breeze as you glide down the zip line, team-building games, a horseback trail ride, archery, and spending extra time hanging out at the pool are some of the fun things you’ll do. You’ll also get to sleep in Bette’s Treehouse unit!


July 7-12Cowgirl Up!$575
Grades 7-12 *
Sleep in the lodge for this session
Are you ready for this horseback challenge? You’ll begin your day preparing your horse for amazing fun and discover what it takes to get ready for competitions such as showmanship, horsemanship, and the Cowgirl Up Rodeo! In addition to getting the chance to earn ribbons and awards, there will also be time for you to go swimming, aim for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, tie-dye, and enjoy other camp fun! *Prerequisites: Participants must have the ability to saddle, bridle, lead and tie. You must be able to control a horse at all gaits and be able and willing to participate in play day style events. NO beginning riders. This session is for mature campers.


July 7-12Horse Land (Full)
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge.
Calling all horse lovers! Join us in Horse Land to enjoy trail rides, arena riding, learning about horses, and earning the GSNETX Saddle Up badge this week and have a chance to show off what you’ve learned as you compete for a blue ribbon! You also will get to create a cool craft, go swimming, try archery, tie-dye a shirt, and take home a photo of you and your horse.


July 7-12Junior Chefs$540
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Junior Simple Meals badge.
Discover the fun of cooking! You’ll learn how to follow recipes to make a terrific breakfast, a yummy dessert, and will work with your new camp friends to create a meal as you earn the Junior Simple Meals badge! You’ll also tie-dye a shirt, try archery, go swimming, and take a horseback trail ride this week!


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Week 5
July 14-19Camp Adventurer$460
Grades 6-8 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Cadette Eco Trekker and First Aid badges.
Adventure awaits you at camp this week as you learn orienteering skills and how to fish, learn to pitch a tent and backpacking basics, discover the night sky while stargazing, climb the rock wall then zoom down the zip line, go swimming, cook out over a campfire, enjoy a horseback trail ride, tie- dye a shirt, and earn your Cadette Eco Trekker and First Aid Badges! You’ll even get the chance to put your skills to the test as you work with new camp friends to conquer a special adventure challenge.


July 14-19CBP Challenge$490
Grades 8-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Camp with a twist this summer as you compete in daily team challenges. Share your strengths and discover the strengths of your teammates as you work together to solve puzzles, conquer elements at the ropes course, compete in fire building and knot-tying challenges, see which team can pitch a tent the fastest, find your way out of an escape room, and more! Tie-dying, swimming, archery, and a horseback trail ride will also be a part of the fun. Are you up for the challenge and surprises that await?


July 14-19Horseshow Highlights$490
Grades 5-8 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge.
If you love horses, don’t miss out on your chance to spend time at the barn getting to know your horse, learning hands-on what it takes to care for a horse, earning the GSNETX Saddle Up badge, enjoying trail rides, and practicing your skills in the arena before competing for a blue ribbon in our session horseshow! There will also be time for you to go swimming, try archery, and tie-dye a shirt!


July 14-19Pooltime & Ponies (Full)
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Horse Happy badge.
Are you looking for a camp session where you will get to spend lots of time in the pool and at the barn? You’ll get to ride the "big horses", earn the GSNETX Horse Happy badge, work with your cabinmates getting a pony ready for a show at the end of the week, enjoy extra pool time, tie-dye a shirt, try archery, and more!


July 14-19Sports Spectacular$490
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Join us for a week filled with sports fun! Sand volleyball, soccer, swimming, aiming for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, a horseback trail ride, and learning a sport or game played in another country are just some of the cool things you’ll do at camp this week!


July 14-19Star of the Show$540
Grades 7-12 *
Sleep in the lodge for this session
Enjoy the night life at camp riding horses after dinner and discover what it’s like to be the star of the show as you participate in arena classes, playday events, and a friendly competition! A night swim, stargazing, roasting a marshmallow for a s’more, and a special closing ceremony at the barn are some of the other fun evening activities you will enjoy! Don’t worry, you’ll also have fun with daytime activities like aiming for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, going swimming, creating a tie- dyed shirt, and making a fun craft!


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Week 6
July 21-26Brownie Bonanza$490
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Outdoor Adventurer and Snacks badges.
Make memories with new camp friends while you take a horseback trail ride, try your hand at shooting a bow and arrow, go swimming, tie-dye a shirt, learn new songs and games, and more! You’ll also earn the Brownie Outdoor Adventurer and Snacks badges this week.


July 21-26Climbers Choice$460
Grades 7-12 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
If you’ve enjoyed the rock wall and zipline in the past, then don’t miss out on having amazing fun progressing your skills on the high elements of the ropes course and working with new camp friends on fun teambuilding challenges, including participating in a new escape room adventure! You’ll get a chance to try to master the cat walk, power pole, raider’s bridge, multi-vine, rock wall, and zip line! There will even be time for you to go swimming, aim for a bull’s-eye on the archery course one day, tie-dye, and go on a horseback trail ride.


July 21-26Horse Land$490
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the GSNETX Saddle Up badge.
Calling all horse lovers! Join us in Horse Land to enjoy trail rides, arena riding, learning about horses, and earning the GSNETX Saddle Up badge this week and have a chance to show off what you’ve learned as you compete for a blue ribbon! You also will get to create a cool craft, go swimming, try archery, tie-dye a shirt, and take home a photo of you and your horse.


July 21-26Horse Power$540
Grades 7-12 *
Sleep in the lodge for this session
Be a part of the Horse Power team and learn how to prepare a horse for a rodeo or show before practicing your skills helping get the horses ready for the staff rodeo. You’ll also get to spend time on horseback in arena classes and on trail rides, go swimming, tie- dye a shirt, and aim for a bull’s-eye at the archery range. The Horse Power team will even get to learn and perform a line dance during the staff rodeo!


July 21-26Horses! Horses! Horses!$490
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Junior Horseback Riding badge.
Are you ready to spend part of your summer at camp learning all about horses, how to take care of them, and practicing your riding skills? You’ll participate in both arena classes and trail rides while earning your Junior Horseback Riding badge, get to go swimming, tie-dye a shirt, and try archery!


July 21-26Terrific Trees and Treehouse Fun (Full)
Grades 6-9 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Cadette Trees and Outdoor Art Apprentice badges.
Come stay in Bette’s Treehouse and discover the terrific world of trees and the outdoors as you earn the Cadette Trees and Outdoor Art Apprentice badges and learn how to "Leave No Trace". You’ll spend time with new camp friends cooking a delicious recipe with an ingredient from a tree, tie-dying with a twist using dye that you have helped create out of plants, making cool crafts like suncatchers and seed paper, going swimming, taking a horseback trail ride, aiming for a bull’s-eye on the archery range, and more!


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Week 7
July 28-31Double Dip$345
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Do you love to swim? Then this is the session for you! Enjoy extra pool time with both daytime and evening swims! Perhaps you’ll learn a new stroke, dive, or show off what you already know! You’ll also have time to tie-dye, try archery, and go on a horseback trail ride!


July 28-31Eco Camper$335
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in the lodge for this sessionEarn the Junior Eco Camper badge.
Discover the world of eco camping as you learn how to "Leave No Trace", make and use a solar cooker, learn to pitch a tent and set up a sleeping area, discover the basics of backpacking, and take a hike to Katy’s Bog. You’ll also get to go swimming, tie-dye a shirt, go on a horseback trail ride, make a cool craft, and earn your Junior Eco Camper badge!


July 28-31Girls Rock!$325
Grades 6-8 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Come to camp and rock this session as you master the climbing wall then zoom down the zip line. Have fun with team building activities and games, cheer on your tent mates as they strive to conquer the rock wall, go on a horseback trail ride, aim for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, and splash in the pool during this awesome short session!


July 28-31Horse Friend$345
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Brownie Outdoor Adventurer badge.
If you think you love horses, sample this short session and find out when you meet a new horse friend and go on a trail ride. You’ll also meet new camp friends, learn fun songs and games, make a cool craft, and earn your Brownie Outdoor Adventurer badge.


July 28-31Rockin’ Ranch Treehouse$345
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
You’ll go on trail rides, learn to rope and play horseshoes then join the dummy roping and horseshoe competitions, make awesome memories, and take home a picture of you and your horse! As always, you’ll still have time to enjoy swimming, archery, tie-dyeing, and more!


July 28-31Sample This!$345
Grades 3-5 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Love to try new things? Come sample the fun activities that Camp Bette Perot has to offer during this short session. Take a horseback trail ride, go swimming, discover archery, and play on the sports field. You’ll also take a nature hike, sing silly songs, make new friends and create a fun craft while you are here!


 *  Grade level for Fall 


Camp Rocky Point
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  • Platform Tent
  • Cabin w/A/C
  • Lodge w/A/C
  • Badge Earning
Camp Rocky Point has air-conditioned unit shelters.
 
Week 1
June 16-21It’s all Greek$450
Grades 4-8 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Are you a fan of the Percy Jackson book and movie series? If so, you won't want to miss this week as Rocky Point is transformed into our version of Camp Half-Blood. Enjoy swimming and kayak races, exploring the woods, learning letters from the Greek alphabet, designing a Greek style vase, discovering survival skills and how to pitch a tent, conquering the obstacle course, and playing a game of capture the flag. Of course, there will be many other exciting adventures awaiting you at our ‘Camp Half-Blood’ whether at the archery range, waterfront, or someplace in-between!


June 16-21Water Wonderland$450
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Brownie Wonders of Water Journey.
Water fun is waiting for you at Camp Rocky Point! You'll splash with new camp friends while swimming and canoeing and have fun spending time with older girls as they help you earn the Brownie Wonders of Water Journey! You'll also get to sing silly songs, take a nature hike, tie-dye a shirt, roast a marshmallow for a s'more, and try archery!


June 16-21CIT 1 (Counselor in Training 1)$470
Grades 10-12 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Do you wonder what it's like to be a camp counselor and have great ideas for crafts and games, love working with younger girls, and want to take your leadership journey to the next level? CIT 1 participants attend 1 week of training at Camp Rocky Point, June 16-21 and sign up for at least 1 additional week as a CIT 1. During the CIT training week, you'll earn an American Red Cross Babysitting certification and also have time for having fun with new camp friends swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, aiming for a bull's-eye at the archery range, learning teambuilding skills at the obstacle course, and be among the first to try the BRAND NEW HATCHET THROWING activity being offered at Rocky!


June 16-21CIT 2 (Counselor in Training 2)$470
Grades 11-12 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Advance the leadership skills you learned last summer as a CIT at camp. CIT 2 participants attend 1 week of training at Camp Rocky Point, June 16-21 and sign up for at least 1 additional week as a CIT 2. During the CIT 2 training week, you'll earn an American Red Cross Babysitting certification and also have time for having fun with new camp friends swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, aiming for a bull's-eye at the archery range, learning teambuilding skills at the obstacle course, and be among the first to try the BRAND NEW HATCHET THROWING activity being offered at Rocky!


June 16-21MIT 1 (Mariner in Training 1)$470
Grades 10-12 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Discover what it's like to assist with a waterfront program as a MIT You must be a strong swimmer, love spending time at the lake, and enjoy interacting with younger girls. MIT 1 participants attend 1 week of training at Camp Rocky Point, June 16-21 and sign up for at least 1 additional week as a MIT 1. During the MIT training week, you'll earn an American Red Cross Babysitting certification and also have time for having fun with new camp friends swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, aiming for a bull's-eye at the archery range, learning teambuilding skills at the obstacle course, and be among the first to try the BRAND NEW HATCHET THROWING activity being offered at Rocky!


June 16-21MIT 2 (Mariner in Training 2)$470
Grades 11-12 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Expand the waterfront skills you learned last summer as a M.I.T. 1 at camp. M.I.T. 2 participants attend 1 week of training at Camp Rocky Point, June 16-21 and sign up for at least 1 additional week as a M.I.T 2. During the M.I.T. 2 training week, you'll earn an American Red Cross Babysitting certification and also have time for having fun with new camp friends swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, aiming for a bull's-eye at the archery range, learning teambuilding skills at the obstacle course, and be among the first to try the BRAND NEW HATCHET THROWING activity being offered at Rocky!


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 2
June 23-28Around the World in a Week$450
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Brownie Making Friends, Snack, and Outdoor Adventurer badges.
Are you ready for an adventure at camp this summer? You’ll meet new people, sleep in a platform tent, swim in the lake, go kayaking, take a nature hike, learn to pitch a tent, try archery, and more! Your adventure may even seem to take you to another part of the world when an international counselor teaches you how to make a savory snack from their country! Did we mention you will also earn the Brownie Making Friends, Snacks, and Outdoor Adventurer badges?


June 23-28Babysitting 101$480
Grades 6-9 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionEarn the Cadette Entrepreneur badge.
Have you thought about starting your own babysitting business, but don’t know where to begin? Then you won’t want to miss this session where you’ll earn an American Red Cross Babysitting certification and an American Red Cross First Aid/ CPR/ AED certificate. You’ll also learn about starting a business as you earn the Cadette Entrepreneur badge, get to spend time with and ask questions of a marketing professional, tie-dye a shirt, go swimming, kayaking, and paddleboarding, join with teammates to conquer the obstacle course, and gain experience working with younger girls! Please note that all participants must be at least 11 years old to earn the Babysitting certificate.


June 23-28Delightful Desserts$480
Grades 5-8 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Take dessert making to the next level at camp this week! Whether you’ve been to a dessert session at camp in the past or are new to baking, you’ll discover new recipes and fun techniques while making awesome desserts! There will also be time for you to aim for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, tie-dye, and go swimming and kayaking!


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 2a
June 23- July 3Switcheroo$820
Grades 8-11 *
Sleep in platform tents for this sessionCadettes will earn the Archery badge, Seniors will learn the Paddling badge and Ambassadors will earn the Ultimate Recreation Challenge badge.
Can’t decide between riding horses and kayaking or sleeping in a platform tent or an air-conditioned cabin? Why not do it all this summer! You’ll start your adventure at Camp Rocky Point swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, aiming for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, learning survival skills and how to pitch a tent, discovering backpacking basics, conquering the obstacle course, and trying the NEW HATCHET THROWING ACTIVITY. Then, you’ll spend the second part of the session in Bette’s Treehouse at Camp Bette Perot where you will enjoy horseback riding, swimming, and even get to climb the rock wall before zooming down the zip line! Cadettes will earn the Archery badge, Seniors will earn the Paddling badge, and Ambassadors will earn the Ultimate Recreation Challenge badge. This session is for mature campers.


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 3
June 30 - July 2Beach Fun$255
Grades 2-5 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Ready to have some fun on the beach this summer? You’ll go swimming in the lake, build sandcastles on the shore, and even get to try canoeing! When not on the beach, you’ll tie-dye a shirt, take a nature hike, try archery, and cook a meal over a campfire.


June 30 - July 2Giggles & Grins$255
Grades 1st-3 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Join us for a fun-filled session and share giggles and grins with new camp friends, make cool crafts, take a nature hike, roast a marshmallow for a s’more, tie-dye a shirt, swim in a lake, and learn to canoe!


June 30 - July 2Rocky’s Retreat$255
Grades 8-12 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Imagine a relaxing retreat on the scenic beaches of Lake Texoma! Stay up late, sleep in one morning, and hang out with friends. At Rocky’s Retreat, you’ll enjoy your favorite activities like swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, tie-dyeing, and archery. If you’re looking for a great getaway, this is the perfect camp for you!


June 30 - July 2Unforgettable Summer$255
Grades 5-7 *
Sleep in platform tents for this session
Would you like to make unforgettable memories this summer and have terrific stories to tell when you get back to school in the fall? Then, be sure to join us for this session! Where else can you sleep in a platform tent, go swimming in a lake, try for a bull’s-eye on the archery range, and learn to kayak while making great girl friends, all in just a couple of days? We can’t wait to see you this summer!


 * Grade level for Fall 


Camp Gambill
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  • Platform Tent
  • Cabin w/A/C
  • Lodge w/A/C
  • Badge Earning
Camp Gambill has Air Conditioned Cabins and Unit Shelters
 
Week 4
July 7-12Camp FUNtastic!$465
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Making Games and Home Scientist badges.
Ready to have a FUNtastic time swimming in a lake with new friends, learning to canoe, playing a game of Goosey Golf, and trying archery? Gambill is the place to be this summer to do all this and more like roasting a marshmallow for a s’more, playing a game of buddy tag, learning to pitch a tent, and earning the Brownie Making Games and Home Scientist badges!


July 7-12Collage and Comic Creations$465
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionCadettes will earn the Comic Artist badge and Seniors will earn the Collage Artist badge.
Do you love to create art or doodle in your notebook? You’ll get the chance to create collages and a comic strip at camp this week and have time to relax and find inspiration for your art as you go swimming and kayaking with friends, play laser tag and bubble soccer, and try to hit a bull’s-eye at the archery range. At the end of the week, you’ll get to display your work for the rest of camp to enjoy! Cadettes will earn the Comic Artist badge and Seniors will earn the Collage Artist badge.


July 7-12Super Girls$465
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Be a SUPER GIRL at camp this week and discover your strengths while having a ton of fun! You’ll be among the first to try new camp activities like bubble soccer, laser tag, and paddle boating! You’ll also earn the Junior Paddle Boat Design Challenge badge, aim for a bull’s-eye at the archery range, swim, kayak, learn to pitch a tent, discover some cool things about backpacking, and more!


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 5
July 14-19Culinary Challenges$480
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionCadettes will earn the New Cuisine and Entrepreneur badges, Seniors will earn the Locavore badge, and Ambassadors will earn the Dinner Party Badge.
Do you love to cook? Are you always looking for a new recipe to try? Perhaps you just want to learn some basic in the kitchen to share with your friends and family. This session is all about creating dishes and enjoying the time spent in the kitchen with friends. You’ll be issued a series of culinary challenges to work on in teams as you expand your skills. When you’re not busy in the kitchen, there will be time to hang out with friends swimming, kayaking, aiming for the bull’s-eye at the archery range, and having lots of fun! Cadettes will earn the New Cuisine and Entrepreneur badges, Seniors will earn the Locavore badge, and Ambassadors will earn the Dinner Party badge.


July 14-19Flashlights & PJs$465
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Junior Space Science Investigator badge.
Discover the fun of camp at night! Spend your days hanging out with your new camp friends enjoying activities like swimming, kayaking, corcyling, bubble soccer, and aiming for a bull’s-eye on the archery range. At night, you’ll enjoy camp after dark while stargazing, taking a night hike, having a karaoke party, and singing around the campfire. You’ll also earn the Junior Space Science Investigator badge, learn to pitch a tent and get a chance to sleep in it one night! You’ll even get to sleep in late one morning then relax while having a pajama breakfast. Don’t forget your flashlight and PJs!


July 14-19Mermaid Adventures$465
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Outdoor Adventurer, Making Friends, and Snacks badges.
Do you love to swim? Spend an awesome week with us at Camp Gambill splashing with your new camp friends in the lake and building sandcastles on our beach! You’ll also make a fun mermaid craft, try canoeing and corcyling, aim for a bull’s-eye at the archery range and earn the Brownie Outdoor Adventurer, Making Friends, and Snacks badges!


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 6
July 21-26Best of Both Worlds$480
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Eco Friend, Outdoor Adventurer, and Hiker badges.
Experience the best of both worlds at camp this summer as you get to try swimming in a lake, canoeing, archery, and being led on a short horseback ride when the horses from Camp Bette Perot visit one day! You’ll also earn the Brownie Eco Friend, Outdoor Adventurer, and Hiker badges.


July 21-26Paddle & Saddle$480
Grades 5-7 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Junior Outdoor Art Explorer and Drawing badges.
Have fun with new camp friends swimming, paddling around the lake in kayaks, corcyls, and canoes, being led on a short horseback ride, learning how to saddle a horse, and more while at camp this week! You’ll also get to have fun being artsy as you tie-dye a shirt and earn the Junior Outdoor Art Explorer and Drawing badges.


July 21-26Sail Away$480
Grades 6-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this session
Sail away on a week of fun at Camp Gambill! You’ll learn the basics of sailing including how to rig, steer, and recover from a capsized boat and still have time swimming, kayaking, tie-dying a shirt, being led on a short horseback ride, and aiming for a bull’s-eye on the archery range! Prerequisites: Girls must be strong swimmers who feel comfortable in the water and can swim at least 100 yards and tread water for two minutes. Girls who are not able to demonstrate these skills will not be permitted to sail and will participate in other activities during sailing time.


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 6a
July 21-31I Love Camp! (10-day camp)$710
Grades 7-12 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionCadettes will earn the Field Day and Archery badges and Seniors will earn the Paddling and Game Visionary badges.
If you love all things about camp- swimming, kayaking, archery, paddleboarding, cooking over a campfire, making friendship bracelets, and getting creative while tie-dying, you don’t want to miss this session! Discovering the basics of backpacking and learning how to pitch a tent that you can sleep in one night will also be a part of the fun! You’ll even get to help plan some of the activities you and other girls will do while at camp and get to try new camp activities like bubble soccer and laser tag! Cadettes will earn the Field Day and Archery badges and Seniors will earn the Paddling and Game Visionary Badges. This session is for mature campers.


 * Grade level for Fall 


Week 7
July 28-31Arts in the Outdoors$325
Grades 2-4 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Brownie Dancer, Painting, and Outdoor Adventurer badges.
Get creative at camp as you earn your Brownie Dancer, Painting, and Outdoor Adventurer badges. Whether you paint or dance often or are looking to try something new, this session is sure to be fun! You’ll meet new camp friends, go swimming in a lake, hike a trail while looking for a pretty place to stop and paint, listen to music as you learn dance moves and much, much more!


July 28-31Wildflower Fun$325
Grades 4-6 *
Sleep in cabins for this sessionEarn the Junior Flowers badge.
Did you know that Camp Gambill has a wildflower field? Discover cool facts about the plants that live there as you earn your Junior Flowers badge. You’ll use flowers to create a secret message, make a pretty flower craft, tie-dye a shirt, try archery, and enjoy swimming and kayaking in the lake during this fun short session!


 * Grade level for Fall 


The STEM Center (Registration Opens March 4!)

 

Additional Information
Camp Day-at-a-Glance
7:45 AM Singing Steps & Flag Ceremony
8 AM Breakfast
9 AM - noon Activities
Noon Singing Steps
12:15 PM Lunch followed by "Turtle Time"
2 PM - 6PM Activities
6:15 PM  Singing Steps & Flag Ceremony
6:30 PM Dinner
7:30 PM After-dinner Activities
10 PM - 10:30 PM Bedtime
Camp Photos/Cookie Dough Reimbursement
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Cookie Dough/ Gift Card Reimbursement
Cookie Dough is credit girls can earn while participating in the Cookie Program. Complete this form in order to use your Cookie Dough towards camp opportunities.

 

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