Learning life skills is essential at Camp Cherith. As a result, the activities we offer work to build a camper's competence and confidence in particular areas. Activities offered are based on a child's age and skill level.

On Sunday, children choose three activities that they will rotate through one hour for each activity, Monday through Friday.

Skilled Activities with Certified Instructors Offered:

  • American Red Cross Swimming Lessons
  • Archery (6th grade and up)
  • NRA Rifle Program (age 12 and up)
  • Boating (6th grade and up, boating swim test on Sunday)
  • Horsemanship and Riding Lessons (additional fee)
  • Adventure Tree Climbing (age 7 and up, additional fee)

Other Activities (vary depending on staff availability):

  • Crafts
  • Fishing
  • Games
  • Hiking
  • Outdoor Cooking
  • Outdoor Living Skills
  • Nature
  • Puppetry
  • Music and Drama
  • Photography
  • Newspaper