Summer Camps Ages 15-18

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Catlin Gabel School
CATLIN GABEL SCHOOL
Catlin Gabel Summer Camps offer a wide variety of integrated day camps and programs in arts, music, technology, robotics, writing, sports, outdoor adventures, and more! All camps are taught by accomplished and dedicated teachers on our beautiful 67-acre campus in Southwest Portland. Sessions are open to all children in the Portland metro area, from preschool through 12th grade.
Where: 8825 SW Barnes Rd Portland OR 97225
Phone: 503-297-1894
Email: info@catlin.edu
catlin.edu

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Oak Hill School Summer Enrichment Program
OAK HILL SCHOOL SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM
Spend two weeks living on campus at the University of Oregon enjoying an exceptional college experience that weaves challenging academic enrichment with fun events and new friends. Bring your unique talents and interests along with your love of learning to a place where intelligence and creativity are celebrated.
Cost: $1,700 plus a $50 non-refundable application fee
Ages Served: Completing 6th-12th grades
Dates: Jul 23-Aug 5
Registration Deadline: 6/30 for priority consideration
Where: 5259 University of Oregon Eugene OR 97403
Phone: 541-744-0954
Email: summer@oakhillschool.net
oakhillschool.com

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Saturday Academy
SATURDAY ACADEMY
We offer classes and camps in science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. From TAG Challenge to Medical Camp to Kid Lawyer Camp to CyberAcademy to Geek Chic: Computer Camp for Girls to PDX Preparedness Challenge we have a camp for you. Follow your curiosity! Financial aid is available.
Cost: Varies. Financial aid is available.
Ages Served: Entering grades 2-12
Dates: Various dates, weekly Jun 19-Aug 21
Where: Classes and camps are located throughout the Portland Metro area
Phone: 503-200-5858
Email: info@saturdayacademy.org
saturdayacademy.org

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University of Oregon Department of Architecture
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE
Summer Architecture Academy
The Summer Architecture Academy is a 4-week program that brings together creative and inspired students from diverse backgrounds to explore architecture, interior architecture, and landscape architecture. Students are introduced to architectural concepts and experimentation with studio engagement, media classes, and field trips. Instruction in freehand sketching, drafting, modeling, and digital illustration will strengthen the student’s abilities to observe, conceptualize, analyze, and create.
Ages Served: 15+
Dates: Jul 10-Aug 4
Registration Deadline: Jul 6
Where: 1206 University of Oregon – 210 Lawrence Hall Eugene OR 97403
Phone: 541-346-8039
Email: archinfo@uoregon.edu
architecture.uoregon.edu/SAA

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Arts & Crafts/Visual Arts/Filmmaking

Cinema Arts Camp
CINEMA ARTS CAMP
This is a week long Film and Animation Camp for young people. They will team together with other talented and creative artists. Campers use improv, music, art , film, and green screen to create special effects, 3D models (Pixar style). to bring an outstanding new digital production to life.
Cost: $375/wk
Dates: Jun 26 -30, Jul 24-28, Aug 21-25
Registration Deadline: Jun 21, Jul 19, Aug 16
Where: 6525 SW Alfred St Tigard OR 97223
Phone: 503-977-1921
Email: bev@digitalelfstudios.com
cinemaartscamp.com

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Northwest Film Center
NORTHWEST FILM CENTER
Film Camps for Kids + Teens
Join the Northwest Film Center for one of our week-long summer film camps! Get hands-on with Digital Movie Making, Computer Animation, Stop-Motion Animation and more. Go behind-the-scenes on the moviemaking experience. We bring the equipment, you bring the ideas. Every camp finishes up with a final project screening for family and friends.
Cost: $295-$365/week. Financial assistance available.
Ages Served: 8-18 years old
Dates: Jun 19-Aug 18
Registration Deadline: Until filled
Where: 934 SW Salmon Portland OR 97205
Phone: 503-221-1156
Email: summercamp@nwfilm.org
nwfilm.org

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Portland Community Media
OPEN SIGNAL, PORTLAND COMMUNITY MEDIA CENTER
Filmmaking & Animation Camps
Open Signal offers week-long summer day camps for creative youth. This year’s camps include: So You Want to Be a Filmmaker (ages 8-11 and 11-13), Animation Nation (ages 8-11), XRAY’s Reel Voices: A Filmmaking Camp for Young Women (ages 14-18), and Adventure Filmmakers (ages 8-11). Register at opensignalpdx.org/learn.
Cost: $325
Ages Served: 8 – 18
Dates: Various 1-week camps, Jun 19-Aug 7
Registration Deadline: Jun 19
Where: 2766 NE MLK Jr Blvd Portland OR 97212
Phone: 503-288-1515
Email: marieb@opensignalpdx.org
opensignalpdx.org

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Pacific Northwest College of Art
PACIFIC NORTHWEST COLLEGE OF ART
PNCA Art + Design Youth Camps
Inspire your young artist to live creatively! Your child will gain confidence as a creative thinker & maker in the hub of Portland’s art community. Our exceptionally personalized art & design camps engage young artists in the process of creating art that communicates big ideas. The students craft memorable art as they have fun with new friends!
Cost: $180-795
Ages Served: 4-18
Dates: Jun 19 – Jul 28
Registration Deadline: Opens Feb 15: until filled.
Where: 511 NW Broadway Portland OR 97209
Phone: 503-821-8967
Email: ce@pnca.edu
ce.pnca.edu/youth/c/youth_program

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Saturday Academy
SATURDAY ACADEMY
We offer classes and camps in science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. From TAG Challenge to Medical Camp to Kid Lawyer Camp to CyberAcademy to Geek Chic: Computer Camp for Girls to PDX Preparedness Challenge we have a camp for you. Follow your curiosity! Financial aid is available.
Cost: Varies. Financial aid is available.
Ages Served: Students entering grades 2-12
Dates: Various dates, weekly Jun 19-Aug 21
Where: Classes and camps are located throughout the Portland Metro area
Phone: 503-200-5858
Email: info@saturdayacademy.org
saturdayacademy.org

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Willowbrook Arts Camp
WILLOWBROOK ARTS CAMP
Integrated arts in a beautiful outdoor setting! Children explore theatre, music, dance, world arts and crafts, nature, creative writing, ceramics, basketry, weaving, photography, filmmaking, and more. Beginners and advanced students may sample freely or hone favorite skills. Theatre productions are open to all ages. See website or call for details.
Cost: $260/wk, $54/day, $27/half day
Ages Served: Ages 3 – 18
Dates: Jun 26-Aug 4: M-F 9:00-3:15; flexible scheduling options
Registration Deadline: See website for discounted rates, specials & deadlines
Where: Browns Ferry Park, Tualatin, OR 97062
Phone: 503-691-6132
Email: campinfo@willowbrookartscamp.org
willowbrookartscamp.org

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Day Camps

The Audubon Society of Portland
THE AUDUBON SOCIETY OF PORTLAND
The Audubon Society of Portland offers half-day, full-day and week-long camps exploring nature through hands-on outdoor leadership and adventure programs. Programs include hikes, games, songs, nature-based craft projects, myth and storytelling and science experiments all focusing on inspiring children and teens to love and protect nature.
Cost: $175-$495
Ages Served: Kindergarten – 12th Grade
Dates: Jun 19-Aug 26
Where: 5151 NW Cornell Rd Portland OR 97210
Phone: 503-292-6855
Email: iabraham@audubonportland.org
audubonportland.org

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Coding with Kids
CODING WITH KIDS
Would your child like to know how to program a video game, a website, or their own Minecraft server? We got a camp for you! Our STEM-focused, project-based programs are designed to develop 21st century skills in a fun way. Let your child be inspired this summer!
Cost: Half-day camps $239-$255/wk
Ages Served: Ages 5-16
Dates: Jun 26th-Sep 1st
Registration Deadline: Early Bird Registration Ends May 31st
Where: Portland Metro
Phone: 650-278-2687
Email: info-portland@codingwithkids.com
codingwithkids.com

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Girls Rock Yoga
GIRLS ROCK
Empowerment Camp
Girls Rock Empowerment Camp helps your daughter navigate the challenges of adolescence and equip her with strength, confidence, and compassion. Games, mindfulness, discussions, and crafts build her resilience and give her tools to manage stress and anxiety. Camp size is small to ensure a supportive community.
Cost: $220
Ages Served: Session 1 and 3: Middle school girls, Session 2: High school girls
Dates: Session 1: Jul 17-21,Session 2: Jul 24-28, Session 3: Aug 7th-11. All 10am-2:00pm
Registration Deadline: May 15
Where: 7426 SW 53rd Ave Portland OR 97219
Phone: 503-381-5292
Email: kim@kimdavies.org
Kimdavies.org

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Mercy Corps Action Center
MERCY CORPS ACTION CENTER
Summer Programs
Mercy Corps is a global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. We offer eye-opening, educational summer programs for middle and high school changemakers. Make like-minded friends, have fun, gain service hours, investigate solutions to complex global problems and leave feeling inspired.
Cost: Varies per camp
Ages Served: 6th – 12th grade (entering)
Dates: Check the website for more details.
Registration Deadline: Rolling
Where: 45 SW Ankeny St Portland OR 97204
Phone: 503-896-5750
Email: summercamps@mercycorps.org
mercycorps.org/summercamps

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North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District
NORTH CLACKAMAS PARKS AND RECREATION DISTRICT
NCPRD offers a wide variety of affordable summer camps to keep kids active, learning and having fun all summer long! Camps include Super Hoopers, Cheer Starz, horseback riding, lacrosse, tennis, dance, theater, and track and field. NCPRD summer camps are perfect for children ages 5-18.
Phone: 503-742-4348
Email: info@ncprd.com
ncprd.com

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Northwest Children's Theater and School
NORTHWEST CHILDREN’S THEATER AND SCHOOL
NWCT’s summer theater camps has something for every actor age 31⁄2 to 16! Whether stepping onstage for the first time or taking the spotlight, NWCT’s camps cover everything from creative drama to skill strengthening to fully staged playlabs. There’s something for everyone, every week of the summer at NWCT!
Cost: $115 – $295
Ages Served: 3 1/2 – 16
Dates: June – August (follows PPS Summer schedule)
Registration Deadline: Open until filled
Where: 1819 NW Everett St Portland OR 97209
Phone: 503-222-2190
Email: info@nwcts.org
nwcts.org

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Oregon Episcopal School
OREGON EPISCOPAL SCHOOL
Oregon Episcopal School Summer Programs combine our acclaimed inquiry-based approach to over 250 camps with our experienced faculty and small classes. Full and partial day camps are available for students in grades Pre-K-12 from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. weekdays. Offerings include athletic, academic, and creative camps.
Cost: Varies depending on camp
Ages Served: Pre-K through Grade 12
Dates: Jun 26-Aug 18
Where: 6300 SW Nicol Rd Portland OR 97223
Phone: 503-416-9500
Email: summer@oes.edu
summer.oes.edu

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Portland Parks & Recreation
PP&R COMMUNITY CENTERS
Portland Parks & Recreation offers active day camps and activities all summer long! Children will explore a variety of activities that encourage creativity, discovery of nature, or playing sports and games, all while making new friends in your community. There are 12 conveniently located community centers throughout Portland.
Cost: Varies by location
Ages Served: Ages 2 – teen
Dates: Jun 19 – Aug 25
Where: 1120 SW 5th Ave Ste 1302 Portland OR 97204
Phone: 503-823-7529
portlandparks.org

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Royal Ridges Retreat
ROYAL RIDGES RETREAT
Royal Ridges Retreat
Choose from Traditional Day Camp, Day Adventure Camp, Day Horse Camp and Day Paintball Camp. Our OverNight Blasts allow boys to stay on Tuesday nights and girls to stay on Thursday nights. OverNight Blast is for Traditional Day Campers only! Cost is $35/camper and sign up is required. Bus transportation $40/week. Day Camps are 9-3:30, M-F. Discounts for early registration, family friendly and multiple camps are available. Activities may include: Mountain boards, hay rides, horseback rides, swimming, hikes, crafts, Bible stories, games and more.
Cost: $130 – $260
Ages Served: Varies by camp. Entering 1st grade through 12th grade.
Dates: Jun 26-Aug 25
Where: 20115 NE 354th St Yacolt WA 98675
Phone: 360-686-3737
Email: horses@royalridges.org
royalridges.org

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Steve and Kate's Camp
STEVE AND KATE’S CAMP
When you trust kids, they learn to trust themselves. We give kids the freedom to choose- whether that’s breadmaking, filmmaking, coding, sports, or pie-throwing. Day Passes (buy any number of days and use them anytime) or Membership (one fee for unlimited visits). Lunch, snacks and materials included in both plans.
Cost: Varies with numbers of days purchased
Ages Served: 4-12 years old. Mentorship for 13+ years old.
Dates: Jun 19-Sep 1
Where: 601 NE Cesar Chavez Blvd Portland OR 97232
Phone: 503-451-3032
Email: portland@steveandkate.com
steveandkatescamp.com

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Trackers Earth Portland
TRACKERS EARTH PORTLAND
Trackers Earth offers award-winning outdoor day and overnight camps. Their programs focus on safety and making friends while learning with expert educators. Kids discover skills such as wilderness survival, archery, farm craft, fishing, and filmmaking. They can embark on a story adventure with secret agents, ninja, elves, wizards, or dragons! Meanwhile, teens can learn blacksmithing, rock climbing, kayaking, ceramics, and more. Trackers believes in Fair Wage Camps, where caring for staff results in higher quality programs.
Cost: $349 (day camp) – $625 (overnight)
Ages Served: Grade K – 12 / Ages 4 – 17
Dates: Jun 12-Aug 25
Registration Deadline: Camps fill fast. Register early.
Where: 4617 SE Milwaukie Ave Portland OR 97202
Phone: 503-345-3312
Additional Locations:
2334 NE 57th Ave Portland, OR 97213
8111 SW West Slope Dr Portland, OR 97225
Email: info@trackersearth.com
trackerspdx.com/youth/summer-camps.php

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University of Oregon Department of Architecture
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE
UO Design Camp
Get creative! Be a designer! Come to UO Design Camp to learn about architecture, product design, and art & technology? Held at the UO in Portland, this collaborative day camp experience lets you engage in thoughtful, creative conversations, design exercises, and field trips with professional architects, artists, and designers.
Cost: $950 (includes tee-shirt, lunches, and snacks)
Ages Served: High School, 15+
Dates: Jul 10-14
Where: University of Oregon, White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St, Portland, OR 97209
Phone: 541-346-1880
Email: katec@uoregon.edu
architecture.uoregon.edu/summer-architecture-academy-eugene

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USTA Pacific Northwest
RECTENNIS SUMMER TENNIS CAMPS
RecTennis structures the Summer Camp program to suit the wants and needs of different families. Children aged 6-14 are welcome to enroll. To ensure our kids stay safe and no one feels left out, RecTennis provides access to a range of tennis equipment to accommodate different ages and skill levels.
Cost: $35-$95 per session
Ages Served: 6-14
Dates: Jun 19 – Aug 25
Registration Deadline: Early discount 3/1 – 4/30! Regular registration 5/1 – 8/25
Where: Washington Park Portland OR 97221
Phone: 503-520-1877
Additional Locations:
Grant Park: NE 33rd Ave Portland, OR 97212
Gabriel Park: SW Vermont St Portland, OR 97219
Email: crobert@pnw.usta.com
rectennis.com

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Equestrian

Old McDonald's Farm, Inc.
OLD MCDONALD’S FARM, INC.
The Horses of the World Program
Explore horses from A to W such as Arabians to Welch ponies. Each day of the week we will highlight a new horse breed and learn of that region. Meet and feed the other farm animals such as goats and cow. And do enjoy riding horses as well! Transportation available.
Cost: $229
Ages Served: 4th-12th grades
Dates: 8/21 week
Registration Deadline: When full. Classes fill up.
Where: PO Box 326 Corbett OR 97019
Phone: 503-695-3316
Email: omf@oldmcdonaldsfarm.org
OldMcDonaldsFarm.org

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Royal Ridges Retreat
ROYAL RIDGES RETREAT
Royal Ridges Retreat
Day Horse Camps and Overnight Horse Camps are available. Both end in a “Showdeo” where the camper shows the parents and friends some of what they learned at camp. Day Camps are co-ed and run M-F. Overnight resident camps are GIRLS only…GUYS- join us for a coed 3 night (July 5-8) camp! Bus transportation available for Day Horse Campers. Discounts for early registration, family friendly and multiple camps available. These camps are ALL about horses. If you love horses this is YOUR camp!
Cost: $290-$475
Ages Served: DC 8-14 years; RHC 4th-12th grades
Dates: Jun 25-Aug 25
Where: 20115 NE 354th St Yacolt WA 98675
Phone: 360-686-3737
Email: horses@royalridges.org
royalridges.org

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Foreign Languages

Canoe Island French Camp
CANOE ISLAND FRENCH CAMP
Summer fun with a French accent! Campers 9-16 learn French while participating in outdoor and artistic activities on private Canoe Island in the San Juan Islands. 50 campers; 1:5 counselor:camper ratio; counselors from France. Kayaking, sailing, theater, art, cooking, snorkeling, photography, fencing, swimming. No language prerequisite. Family Camps too!
Cost: $1000/wk
Ages Served: 9-16
Dates: Late Jun-End of Aug
Registration Deadline: First day of session.
Where: PO Box 370 Orcas WA 98280
Phone: 360-468-2329
Email: info@canoeisland.org
canoeisland.org

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Gymnastics/Dance

Westside Dance & Gymnastics Academy
WESTSIDE DANCE & GYMNASTICS ACADEMY
Spring Break & Summer Camps
Half Day & All Day Camps available in dance & gymnastics-spring break and summer break as well! Campers will enjoy a new experience each day. Ages 3-14 will enjoy our zipline, trampoline, bounce house, and all of the gymnastics apparatus as a part of the camp curriculum.
Cost: Half Day $145/$160 wk, $34/$37 day; Full Day $280/$295 wk, $64/$69 day
Ages Served: 3-teen
Dates: 3/27-3/31, 6/19-9/1
Where: 11632 SW Pacific Hwy Tigard OR 97223
Phone: 503-639-5388
Email: info@westsideacademy.com
westsideacademy.com

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Outdoor Education

The Audubon Society of Portland
THE AUDUBON SOCIETY OF PORTLAND
The Audubon Society of Portland offers half-day, full-day and week-long camps exploring nature through hands-on outdoor leadership and adventure programs. Programs include hikes, games, songs, nature-based craft projects, myth and storytelling and science experiments all focusing on inspiring children and teens to love and protect nature.
Cost: $175-$495
Ages Served: Kindergarten – 12th Grade
Dates: Jun 19-Aug 26
Where: 5151 NW Cornell Rd Portland OR 97210
Phone: 503-292-6855
Email: iabraham@audubonportland.org
audubonportland.org

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Feral Girls Camp
FERAL GIRLS CAMP
Feral Girls Camps for fierce young women are wild, hands-on coming of age power-ups for 12-23 year-olds who identify as girls and are ready for life-changing fun. From Oregon to Hawaii – we inspire young women to be courageous, independent, connected, joyful, and fierce.
Cost: $400-$2300
Ages Served: Portland day camps for 12-23 year olds, Oregon overnight camp for 12-15 year olds, Overnight Hawaii Camp for 15-18 year olds
Dates: Jun 19-23 Jul7 16-22 Jul 31-Aug 14
Registration Deadline: May 31
Where: 1100 NE 28th Ave #5 Portland OR 97232
Phone: 503-303-2274
Email: info@feralempire.com
feralgirlscamp.com

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Old McDonald's Farm, Inc.
OLD MCDONALD’S FARM, INC.
The Jr. Vet. Ruminant Program
Interested in caring for animals? This new program will explore the care and maintenance of farm animals that chew their cud such as our goats, sheep and cows. Help them to thrive! We will meet and feed the other farm animals too, including dogs, horses and rabbits. Transportation available.
Cost: $229
Ages Served: 4th-12th grades
Dates: 7/24 week
Registration Deadline: When full. Classes fill up.
Where: PO Box 326 Corbett OR 97019
Phone: 503-695-3316
Email: omf@oldmcdonaldsfarm.org
OldMcDonaldsFarm.org

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Trackers Earth Portland
TRACKERS EARTH PORTLAND
Trackers Earth offers award-winning outdoor day and overnight camps. Their programs focus on safety and making friends while learning with expert educators. Kids discover skills such as wilderness survival, archery, farm craft, fishing, and filmmaking. They can embark on a story adventure with secret agents, ninja, elves, wizards, or dragons! Meanwhile, teens can learn blacksmithing, rock climbing, kayaking, ceramics, and more. Trackers believes in Fair Wage Camps, where caring for staff results in higher quality programs.
Cost: $349 (day camp) – $625 (overnight)
Ages Served: Grade K – 12 / Ages 4 – 17
Dates: Jun 12-Aug 25
Registration Deadline: Camps fill fast. Register early.
Where: 4617 SE Milwaukie Ave Portland OR 97202
Phone: 503-345-3312
Additional Locations:
2334 NE 57th Ave Portland, OR 97213
8111 SW West Slope Dr Portland, OR 97225
Email: info@trackersearth.com
trackerspdx.com/youth/summer-camps.php

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Overnight Camps

Big Lake Youth Camp
BIG LAKE YOUTH CAMP
Girls and boys ages 7-17 can take part in our regular camp program which includes activities like horsemanship, BMX, mountain biking, archery, geo-caching, sports, art, drama, sailing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, and windsurfing. Our specialty camps for ages 13-17 include activities like rock climbing, rafting, wakeboarding, surfing, volleyball, golf, basketball, and more!
Cost: $260 – $610 per week
Ages Served: Ages 7-17
Dates: Jun 25-Aug 13
Where: 26435 Big Lake Rd Sisters OR 97759
Phone: 503-850-3562
Email: office@biglake.org
biglake.org

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Chockstone Climbing Guides
CHOCKSTONE CLIMBING GUIDES
Smith Rock Climbing Camp
Camping and climbing at Smith Rock State Park. Focus on skills, adventure and fun! Beginner/intermediate 4 day and 11 day advanced level rock climbing camps for ages 11-17. We are an AMGA Accredited Camp offering camps since 1996.
Cost: $550-$1900
Ages Served: Climbers ages 11-17 beginner/intermediate to int/advanced levels
Dates: Jun 28-Jul 8, Jul 26-Aug 5, Jul 17-20, Aug 7-10
Where: Smith Rock State Park Terrebonne OR 97754
Phone: 541-318-7170
Email: info@chockstoneclimbing.com
chockstoneclimbing.com

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Empowering Girl Tribe
EMPOWERING GIRL TRIBE
Rise to the Occasion
Certified Life Coach specialize in teen Girls self value/belief. The perfect combination of play pampering self/ development. Activities & techniques to help teen girls through this pivotal time of their life. It’s a game changer on 7 gated acres majestic property. Amenities Luxury Bunk Room, pool, tennis & basketball court, dance room Karaoke, spa, tree fort, just to name a few. Cooking lessons, Vision Boards, emotional clearing, essential oils . Each girl leaves with essential party bag & 45 minute coaching session post camp.
Cost: $450
Dates: 6/26-6/29 ;7/10-7/13 ; 7/24-7/27; 8/7-8/10 ; 8/21-8/24
Registration Deadline: 20% off sign up before June 15th
Where: 5725 Witzel Rd SE Salem OR 97317
Phone: 503-364-2058
Email: info@empoweringgirltribe.com
empoweringgirltribe.com

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Oak Hill School Summer Enrichment Program
OAK HILL SCHOOL SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM
Spend two weeks living on campus at the University of Oregon enjoying an exceptional college experience that weaves challenging academic enrichment with fun events and new friends. Bring your unique talents and interests along with your love of learning to a place where intelligence and creativity are celebrated.
Cost: $1,700 plus a $50 non-refundable application fee
Ages Served: Completing 6th-12th grades
Dates: Jul 23-Aug 5
Registration Deadline: 6/30 for priority consideration
Where: 5259 University of Oregon Eugene OR 97403
Phone: 541-744-0954
Email: summer@oakhillschool.net
oakhillschool.com

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Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center
OPAL CREEK ANCIENT FOREST CENTER
Opal Creek Expeditions
Basecamp and backpacking opportunities in the Opal Creek, Bull of the Woods, and Mt. Jefferson Wilderness Areas combine backpacking skills with observational field science, emphasizing safe backcountry travel and a deeper understanding of the forest ecosystems of the Pacific Northwest.
Cost: $300-535
Ages Served: 10-18 years
Dates: Every week, June 25-Aug. 25
Where: 721 NW 9th Ave Ste 236 Portland OR 97209
Phone: 503-892-2782
Email: info@opalcreek.org
opalcreek.org

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Royal Ridges Retreat
ROYAL RIDGES RETREAT
Royal Ridges Retreat
Choose from Resident Adventure Camp and Resident Horse Camp! Adventure Camp lets you learn new skills throughout the week such as: Orienteering, First Aid skills, survival skills, mountain boarding, climbing wall, canoes, pool, archery and will end the week up on the High Ropes! SR’s can choose between a Classic RAC week or a Water RAC week. Horse Camps are all about horses starting Sunday evening and ending with a Showdeo and lunch at noon on Saturday. 4th-8th grades are JR’s and 8th-12th grades are SR’s. Discounts for early registration, family friendly and multiple camps are available.
Cost: $300-$475
Ages Served: Entering 4th-12th grade
Dates: Jun 25-Aug 19
Where: 20115 NE 354th St Yacolt WA 98675
Phone: 360-686-3737
Email: horses@royalridges.org
royalridges.org

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Trackers Earth Portland
TRACKERS EARTH PORTLAND
Trackers Earth offers award-winning outdoor day and overnight camps. Their programs focus on safety and making friends while learning with expert educators. Kids discover skills such as wilderness survival, archery, farm craft, fishing, and filmmaking. They can embark on a story adventure with secret agents, ninja, elves, wizards, or dragons! Meanwhile, teens can learn blacksmithing, rock climbing, kayaking, ceramics, and more. Trackers believes in Fair Wage Camps, where caring for staff results in higher quality programs.
Cost: $349 (day camp) – $625 (overnight)
Ages Served: Grade K – 12 / Ages 4 – 17
Dates: Jun 12-Aug 25
Registration Deadline: Camps fill fast. Register early.
Where: 4617 SE Milwaukie Ave Portland OR 97202
Phone: 503-345-3312
Additional Locations:
2334 NE 57th Ave Portland, OR 97213
8111 SW West Slope Dr Portland, OR 97225
Email: info@trackersearth.com
trackerspdx.com/youth/summer-camps.php

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YMCA Camp Collins
YMCA CAMP COLLINS
YMCA Camp Collins offers a variety of summer camp programs. Camp options include: Overnight Resident Camps for youth entering grades 2 – 9, Day Camp for youth entering grades 1-6, Teen Camps for youth entering grades 9-12 and Family Camp for all ages offered Memorial Day and Labor Day Weekend
Ages Served: All Ages
Where: 3001 SE Oxbow Pkwy Gresham OR 97080
Phone: 503-663-5813
Email: campcollins@ymcacw.org
ymcacw.org/locations/ymca-camp-collins

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Performing Arts

Bridgetown Conservatory of Musical Theatre
BRIDGETOWN CONSERVATORY OF MUSICAL THEATRE
Summer Workshop: RUNAWAYS, the 1970’s musical by Elizabeth Swados
Runaways is a collection of songs, dances, and spoken word pieces performed by children who have run away from their homes. “This blast of undiluted teen spirit… is guaranteed to leave you feeling windblown, hyped up and ready to race through the most torpid summer night.” – The New York Times

The best musical theater experience for the summer! Learn and perform! Two Performances: July 21 & 22, 2017
Cost: $550
Ages Served: Ages 9-18
Dates: July 10-22, M-F 10-4pm
Where: SE Grand Ave at SE Stephens St Portland OR 97219
Phone: 971-219-6452
Email: ricklewismusic@yahoo.com
bridgetownconservatory.org

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Broadway Rose Theatre Company
BROADWAY ROSE THEATRE COMPANY
Broadway Rose offers exciting summer opportunities for kids ages 8-18! Young performers (8-12) in our drama camps experience all aspects of theatre before performing in the ensemble of our children’s musicals. Teen performers participate in our intensive three-week summer workshop and will mount a fully staged musical production of “Godspell”.
Cost: $300 (Youth Camps) $550 (Teen Workshop)
Ages Served: Drama camps: 8-12; Teen Workshop: 13-18
Dates: Camps: Jul 10-Jul 22; Aug 7-Aug 19; Teen Workshop: Jul 24-Aug 12
Where: 12850 SW Grant Tigard OR 97223
Phone: 503-620-5262
Email: camps@broadwayrose.org
broadwayrose.org

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Columbia Gorge School of Theatre
COLUMBIA GORGE SCHOOL OF THEATRE
Columbia Gorge School of Theatre is an outstanding theatre camp for ages 8-18. Acting, Singing, and Dancing classes along with tons of exciting theatre classes. Enjoy professional training in an amazing theatre on the beautiful Lewis and Clark College campus in Portland, Oregon. Campers attend from all over the USA and several foreign countries. Every camper is in a performance on the last day of each session. Overnight or Day Camps available. Call 503-367-2538 for more info.
Cost: $379-$979 per week
Ages Served: 8-18
Dates: Jul 3-29
Registration Deadline: ASAP
Phone: 503-367-2538
Email: bluemoon91@aol.com
theatrecamp.com

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Journey Theater Arts Group
JOURNEY THEATER ARTS GROUP
Camps, classes and shows for kids ages 6 – 18. Not just live theater – theater that changes lives!
Ages Served: 6-18
Where: Camps in Beaverton, Clackamas and Vancouver
Phone: 360-750-8550
Email: info@journeytheater.org
journeytheater.org

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Oregon Children's Theatre
OREGON CHILDREN’S THEATRE
Looking for a fun and exciting summer experience that your child will look forward to every day? OCT is the place to be! Whether your children are beginning acting for the first time or are regulars on the stage, they will grow as both actors and people.
Cost: $95-$295
Ages Served: 4-18
Dates: Jun 12-Aug 25
Where: 1939 NE Sandy Bl Portland OR 97232
Phone: 503-228-9571
Email: info@octc.org
www.octc.org/classes

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Portland Center Stage
PORTLAND CENTER STAGE AT THE ARMORY
The Armory Summer Teen Intensives
Acting & Audition Intensive: Under the guidance of working theater professionals, participants will explore a wide variety of contemporary theater studies including monologues, scene study and play analysis. Musical Theater Intensive: This two-week intensive is for teens interested in becoming “triple threats.”
Cost: $650
Ages Served: Incoming High School Freshmen-Seniors
Dates: Jun 19-30 & Aug 7-18
Registration Deadline: Acting: Jun 15; Musical Theater: Aug 2
Where: 128 NW 11th Ave Portland OR 97209
Phone: 503-445-3795
Email: education@pcs.org
pcs.org/education-and-community-programs/teens

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Science/Nature

Mount St. Helens Institute
MOUNT ST. HELENS INSTITUTE
Volcano Camps
Explore explosive science in a wild landscape! We will dig into ecology, geology, technology, art and adventure in camps designed to increase understanding of volcanoes, build nature awareness, and foster friendships in a dynamic NW landscapes! Overnight co-ed camps for ages 8-12, high school and the whole family.
Ages Served: Camps for ages 8-12, middle school, high school and the whole family.
Dates: Multiple dates, see website.
Where: 19000 Spirit Lake Hwy Toutle WA 98649
Phone: 360-449-7883
Email: agroskopf@mshinstitute.org
mshslc.org

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Old McDonald's Farm, Inc.
OLD MCDONALD’S FARM, INC.
The Jr. Vet. Equine Program
Are you “wild” about horses and want to care for them? Join us! Learn feeding, maintenance and the most common ailments of horses. Make a diagnostic plan as veterinarians. Trim hooves, take temperature and give vaccines! There is so much to learn about horses! Transportation available.
Cost: $229
Ages Served: 4th – 12th grades
Dates: 8/14 week
Registration Deadline: When full. Classes fill up.
Where: PO Box 326 Corbett OR 97019
Phone: 503-695-3316
Email: omf@oldmcdonaldsfarm.org
OldMcDonaldsFarm.org

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Oregon Museum of Science & Industry
OMSI – OREGON MUSEUM OF SCIENCE & INDUSTRY
The world is your classroom. This summer, explore the world around you with science as your guide. From paddling wild rivers to animating your own creative story, we’re opening up a summer of discovery. Camps and classes fill fast. Register now at omsi.edu/summer.
Ages Served: Ages 5-15+
Where: 1945 SE Water Ave Portland OR 97214
Phone: 503-797-4000
Email: register@omsi.edu
omsi.edu/summer

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Saturday Academy
SATURDAY ACADEMY
We offer classes and camps in science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. From TAG Challenge Camp to Club Med: Medical Careers to Game Development Camp to Geek Chic: Computer Camp for Girls to EcoChallenge Camp we have a camp for you. Follow your curiosity! Financial aid is available.
Cost: Varies. Financial aid is available.
Ages Served: Entering grades 2-12
Dates: Various dates, weekly Jun 19-Aug 21
Where: Classes and camps are located throughout the Portland Metro area
Phone: 503-200-5858
Email: info@saturdayacademy.org
saturdayacademy.org

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Sports/Fitness/Martial Arts

Bike First!
NWDSA: BIKE FIRST!
Bike First! teaches people with & without disabilities skills to ride typical bikes. Quick Start! is for those without disabilities who need a jump start! Kids beam with pride over their new skills, volunteers cheer, and parents tear up seeing their child take flight. BF! is for 8 years and older. QS! is for 5 years and older.
Cost: $250
Ages Served: 8 years and older
Dates: Jun 19-23
Registration Deadline: Jun 1
Where: Held at Concordia University, Portland
Phone: 503-816-6568
Email: bikefirst@nwdsa.org
nwdsa.org/bikefirst/

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Portland Ultimate
PORTLAND ULTIMATE
Ultimate Youth Camp
Whether your child is new to the sport of Ultimate or an experienced player they will have a great time at our camps. Not only will your child enjoy the welcoming nature of the Ultimate community, but also learn the conflict resolution and spirit which are integral aspects of the sport. Visit our website for dates and locations.
Cost: $200
Dates: Jun – Aug
Registration Deadline: Day before camp
Where: SE & NE Portland OR 97219
Phone: 503-706-5474
Email: info@portlandultimate.org
portlandultimate.org

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