Haymarket Children's Academy

Summer Camp in Marshall, VA

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Camp Blue Ridge: A Summer Adventure in Marshall, VA

Welcome to Camp Blue Ridge, where summer dreams come to life amidst the beautiful landscapes of Marshall, VA! Our camp provides an enriching outdoor experience that encourages curiosity, cultivates creativity, and creates unforgettable memories. If you’re looking for a summer camp that embraces the beauty of nature, the thrill of exploration, and the warmth of friendship, you’ve come to the right place. Explore why Camp Blue Ridge is the preferred summer destination for young adventurers in Marshall and surrounding areas.

Camp Blue Ridge is Haymarket Children’s Academy’s acclaimed, all-season school-age camp program! Operating from Monday to Friday, 6:30 AM – 6:30 PM, we categorize campers into two groups; Cubs (rising 1st and 2nd grade) and Bears (rising 3rd grade – 6th grade). Each day, up to 150 campers enjoy our 10,000 sq ft facility, 2-acre playground, and full-size gym, ensuring a vibrant and active summer.

Why Choose Camp Blue Ridge?

Camp Blue Ridge is more than just a summer camp; it’s a pathway to adventure, discovery, and endless possibilities. Here’s why families in Marshall choose our camp for their summer escapades:

  1. Immersive Outdoor Experience:
    Situated in the scenic town of Marshall, VA, Camp Blue Ridge offers campers a chance to reconnect with nature and discover the outdoors. Our location features hiking trails, wooded areas, creeks, and expansive fields, perfect for all kinds of nature-based activities.
  2. Engaging Activities and Workshops:
    Our camp offers a diverse array of activities designed to spark creativity, encourage physical activity, and inspire curiosity. From survival skills and fort building to nature-inspired art and team-building exercises, our camp provides enriching experiences that cater to all interests.
  3. Small Group Environment:
    We emphasize personalized experiences with small group sizes and a low camper-to-counselor ratio. This enables our dedicated staff to provide tailored attention, support, and guidance, nurturing a strong sense of community and belonging among campers.
  4. Focus on Character Development:
    Character development and leadership skills are at the heart of our curriculum. Through engaging activities, group discussions, and reflective exercises, campers acquire valuable life skills such as teamwork, resilience, empathy, and responsibility.
  5. Commitment to Environmental Stewardship:
    We are dedicated to fostering a respect for nature and promoting environmental stewardship. Campers participate in nature walks, wildlife observation, gardening, and conservation projects, enhancing their connection with the environment.

Camp Blue Ridge Programs

CUBS (Rising 1st – 2nd Grade): Young adventurers participate in activities designed to spark exploration and discovery, such as nature hikes, scavenger hunts, and outdoor games.

BEARS (Rising 3rd – 6th Grade): Older campers engage in more challenging activities that promote confidence, leadership skills, and independence, including rock climbing, kayaking, and wilderness survival skills.

Location and Facilities:

Located in the heart of Marshall, VA, our camp facilities include rustic cabins, a dining hall, an outdoor amphitheater, sports fields, and nature trails, providing everything needed for a comprehensive and memorable summer camp experience.

Tuition:

  • 5 days per week: $375 / week
  • Registration fee: $100
  • Sibling Discount: 5% off for the second child

Tuition includes all field trips, meals, and snacks. Campers need only bring a water bottle and a readiness to make new friends and great memories!

Enrollment Requirements: A minimum of 5 weeks, attending 5 days per week during the summer.

Summer Camp Activities in Marshall, VA

CUBS

Our Cubs group is comprised of 70 rising first and second graders, ready to embark on a summer of fun and adventure! Each day, our Cubs enjoy a variety of in-house activities designed to engage their curious minds and active spirits. Additionally, we organize weekly small field trips to local parks and experiences, as well as exciting large field trips to some of Northern Virginia’s best attractions. Here’s a glimpse into the exciting activities our Cubs campers can look forward to:

In-House Activities:

  • STEM Projects
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Cooking Classes

Weekly Small Field Trips:

  • Long Park
  • Northern Fauquier Community Park
  • Reptile Exhibit
  • Rock Water Park
  • Tae Kwon Do Class
  • Gymnastics Class
  • Catharpin Park

Weekly Large Field Trips:

  • Sky Zone
  • Dinosaur Land
  • Gainesville Multiplex
  • Bounce With Us
  • Hyper Kids Indoor Playground
  • Chuck E Cheese
  • Zoo
  • Billy Beez
  • Drew Blue Shoes the Magician

BEARS

Our Bears group consists of 80 rising 3rd graders through rising 6th graders, ready to tackle new challenges and make lasting memories! Like the Cubs group, our Bears participate in a wide range of on-campus activities every week, including STEM projects, art classes, and cooking workshops. In addition to on-campus fun, Bears enjoy multiple field trips each week, exploring everything from local parks to thrilling attractions. Here’s a glimpse into the exciting activities our Bears campers can look forward to:

In-House Activities:

  • STEM Projects
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Cooking Classes

Weekly Small Field Trips:

  • Long Park
  • Northern Fauquier Community Park
  • Reptile Exhibit
  • Rock Water Park
  • Tae Kwon Do Class
  • Gymnastics Class
  • Catharpin Park

Weekly Large Field Trips:

  • Sky Zone
  • NOVA Ninja Warriors
  • Gainesville Multiplex
  • Lake Arrowhead Beach
  • Bowling
  • Funland of Fredericksburg
  • Museum
  • Monster Mini Golf
  • Drew Blue Shoes the Magician

Enroll Your Camper Today

Don’t miss the summer adventure of a lifetime at Camp Blue Ridge in Marshall, VA. Spaces fill quickly, so secure your spot now for an unforgettable summer of fun, learning, and personal growth.

Both Cubs and Bears groups enjoy a rich schedule of in-house activities and exciting field trips, encompassing STEM projects, arts and crafts, cooking classes, and various outdoor sports, ensuring a vibrant and diverse summer program.

Ready to enroll your camper or have questions about our programs? Contact us today to speak with our team and start planning your child’s summer adventure at Camp Blue Ridge in Marshall, VA!

Phone: 571-261-2020
Email: gmcgregor@haymarketca.com

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