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No. 1 Soccer Camps

Coed Residential Camp

The No.1 Soccer Camps offers specialized training for the field player as well as the goalkeeper.The No.1 Soccer Camps were founded by a professional and World Cup Coach Joe Machnik, "the father of american goalkeeper education". The No.1 Soccer Camps is the trusted leader in producing quality soccer players since its inception in 1977. Our soccer camp programs are built on the backbone of over 38 years of proven training techniques, and are designed to bring out the best in every player.

Offering programs for every level of play (No.1 day camp, Jr.Academy, Sr.Academy, College Prep, Team Camp), you can chose from one of the many locations nationwide with the confidence that you have chosen the No.1. All players will benefit from the unique and modern methodology of our "Go to Goal Curriculum" which concentrates on play in the final third of the field, 35 yards from goal, on either side of the ball.

Coed Camp Website: www.no1soccercamps.com
(571) 428-8387

Tuxedo, North Carolina

Camp Arrowhead for Boys

Residential Summer Camp for Boys

Located in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Camp Arrowhead has built Character, Confidence, Courage, and Campassion in boys through shared living experiences and a caring, Christian environment. Campers aged 6-16 participate in high-adventure activities as well as traditional camp skills and healthy tribal competitions. Since 1937, generations of campers have experienced life-changing summers at Arrowhead.

Our passion is to help every boy become the man God intends him to be. Because we are small and actively create a partnership with parents, we will know the specific hopes and needs of your son. Because we are passionate, your son will benefit from the tremendous excitement, experience, and energy of our summer camp staff. And because we understand a boy's heart for fun, your son will find comradary and know that he is loved.

Set along our very own sparkling clear trout stream, Arrowhead has 217 acres of beautiful woodlands, waterfalls, streams, meadows and trails for boys to explore, camp, and ride. We also take advantage of over 2 million acres of nearby National Forest lands where campers ride horses, hike, bike, paddle, and climb the premiere areas of western NC.

Campers choose from over 15 skills including archery, blacksmithing, riflery, kayaking, climbing, biking, horseback, crafts, and paintball to receive instruction in during the day while group activities like talent shows, campfires, and capture the flag fill their evening time. Boys live in cabins with up to eight others their age with at least two of our excellent staff.

Member of the Christian Camp and Conference Association Boys Camp Website: www.camparrowhead.org
(828) 692-1123
Established in 1937

Locationa Nationwide in the United States

Nike Lacrosse Camps

Overnight and Day Boys & Girls Lacrosse Camps

Nike Lacrosse Camps are designed to stimulate a love for the game by immersing you in the sport and giving you the kind of focused, intensive training essential for your improvement. Our camps are directed by some of the most respected college coaches in the country.

Nike Overnight Lacrosse Camps are a full lacrosse and living camp experience! Immerse yourself in lacrosse, meet new friends, and enjoy fun off the field activities. All programs are geared towards athletes of all levels unless specified. Nike Day Lacrosse Camps offer daily lacrosse instruction in a fun environment! Full day (typically 6 hours per day), half day (morning or afternoon sessions), and extended day (full day of lacrosse and includes lunch and dinner) options available.

Coed Camp Website: www.ussportscamps.com/lacrosse/
1-800-NIKE-CAMP (645-3226)

Central Florida

Camp Victory Military Adventure Camp

Residential boys' summer camp

Camp Victory is a 3 week wilderness camp that has two sessions for boys 8-17 who lack self confidence, are add adhd or who have behavioral problems at home or in school. It is based on a military "Boot Camp" style program that teaches honesty, work ethics, conflict resolution, teamwork respect and faith. It is operated in a wilderness setting with minimal convienences, which serves to maximize oportunities to search ones heart and review ones ilfe. Recruits are challenged to learn to follow orders, live in a wilderness environment and particpate in physical and mental competitions that build teamwork.

SESSIONS for 2014 8-11 year olds-
- June 14-July 5 cost 1800.00 discount for enrollment before April 15 12-17 year olds -
- July 12-Aug 2 cost 2000.00 discount for enrollment before May 15

Accredited by the Boy  Scouts of America Boys Camp Website: www.uscampvictory.com
(772) 621-9104
Established in 2000

Blue Ridge Mountains, north of Greenville, South Carolina

YMCA Camp Greenville

Residential coed summer camp

A Carolina camping tradition since 1912. Camp Greenville offers traditional camping programs, adventure programs, & the challenging "Outback" and "Trailblazer" programs for older campers.

Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of the western Carolinas, within a one-hour's drive from Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campgreenville.org
(864) 836-3291
Established in 1912

Brevard, North Carolina

Gwynn Valley Camp

Coed Residential and Day Summer Camp

Since 1935, a summer camp for Boys and Girls, ages 5-14 which offers a farm, wilderness and traditional program that nurtures the child while fostering a connection with the land and the simple joys of childhood. The strength of Gwynn Valley is its nurturing environment in a child centered world where each camper will learn and grow under the guideance of a mature and caring staff. We are committed to each individual becoming a vital part of the community. Simplicity, acceptance, a non-competitive program, and an appreciation of the natural world are our core values. We maintain a camper/staff ratio of 3:1. Our residential camp offers sessions of 1, 2, and 3 weeks in length. We grow 70% of our food on our farm and operate an 1890's Grist Mill as an extension of that program. We also have a small Day Camp for children K-4th grade.

Primary activities at our coed camp include: Horseback Riding, Outdoor Living Skills, Farm, Mountain Biking, Texture Crafts, Rock Climbing, Grist Mill, Waterfront, Whitewater Kayaking and Canoeing, Pioneer Crafts, Sports, Fine Arts, Web of Life, and Backpacking and much more.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.gwynnvalley.com
(828) 885-2900
Established in 1935

Mountain Rest, South Carolina

Camp Chatuga

Coed Residential Camp

Camp Chatuga is the only private, independent resident camp in SC. Family run, offering over 30 daily activities including horseback, water skiing, BMX bikes, crafts, drama, archery, riflery and sports.

Depending on the camper's number of years at Chatuga and session choice, exciting day trips include rafting Section 3 or 4 of the Chattooga River, taking a canopy zipline tour, visiting a water park or showing one's speed and skills at an all-camp rollerskating party. 4 to 1 camper to counselor ratio for safety and personal attention. Wholesome, family atmosphere perfect for fun and personal growth through relationships and nature!

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campchatuga.com
(864) 638-3728
Established in 1956

Wedgefield, South Carolina

Burnt Gin Camp

Residential special needs camp

Camp Burnt Gin is a statewide camp for children, teens and young adults who have a physical disability and/or chronic illness. Camp Burnt Gin runs four six-day sessions for 7-15 year olds; two six-day sessions for 16-20 year olds and a four-day session for 21-25 year olds. 1 to 2 staff to camper ratio.

A variety of traditional camp activities offered. At Camp Burnt Gin, emphasis is placed on what a child can do rather than his limitations.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.scdhec.gov/campburntgin
(803) 898-0455
Established in 1945

University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia

Emagination Computer Camps

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Technology PLUS Summer Camp Fun! Emagination blends the latest in technology with fun non-tech activities that create a well-rounded two-week summer camp experience for kids & teens ages 8 -17.

Beginners to experts choose three workshops. Unleash Creativity in 3D Animations, Digital Music, Flash, Photoshop. Learn Coding in Minecraft Modding, iApps, Scratch, Java, C#. Design Video Games - RPG, Action, Strategy, Mobile, Minecraft. Build Robots and RC Cars.

Recreation and socializing are important! Campers get unplugged in outdoor games, swimming, a talent show, camper groups and more.

University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and Atlanta bring together "kids like me" from nearby towns, states across America and many foreign countries. It's Worth the Trip!

The Emagination Difference
* Three different technology workshops each day --- learn multiple topics.
* Two-week sessions --- time to make new friends and become a part of a summer camp community.
* Recreation and socializing are important --- campers learn tech skills and life skills.
* Senior Camp for Teens --- more independence, free time and special activities.

Emagination also offers two separate and immersive two-week courses in video game development and Minecraft Modding for teens.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.computercamps.com
(877) 248-0206
Established in 1982

Brevard, North Carolina

Keystone Camp for Girls

Residential girls' summer camp

At Keystone Camp, our girls can be heard laughing, singing, talking, splashing, jumping, and dancing throughout the summer. For over 95 years we've been offering campers the opportunity to explore new interests and forge long-term friendships in a safe, fun, nurturing environment.

We offer a celebrated horseback riding program and a wide variety of other outdoor activities that empower young women, including hiking, swimming, rock climbing, canoeing, camping and various team sports.

We also encourage your daughter's creative self-expression through drama, dance, gymnastics and various arts and crafts. In short, we give girls the confidence to be exactly who they are and the freedom to imagine the extraordinary women they will become.

We invite your daughter to become one of our "Girls of Summer," this year and for many unforgettable years to come, in our beautiful Western North Carolina mountains. To receive our fun and informative camp catalog and DVD, call (828) 884-9125 or go to www.keystonecamp.com

Accredited by the American Camp Association Website: www.keystonecamp.com
(828) 884-9125
Established in 1916

Ridgecrest, North Carolina

Ridgecrest Conference Center

Christian Conference Center

In the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in western North Carolina you can discover Ridgecrest, a 1,300-acre Christian conference center where you can leave your cares at the gate. Since its founding more than 100 years ago, Ridgecrest has welcomed over one million guests. Thru the years, God has continued to work in the lives of those visiting Ridgecrest Conference Center. Ministers and missionaries have been called, thousands have been saved and godly relationships have been formed.

At Ridgecrest Conference Center we offer comfortable lodging in everything from deluxe hotels to family and youth housing. You can relax in your room, stroll around the campus or stake out your spot on Rocking Chair Ridge and let your mind wander as you look across the mountains. Ridgecrest is where people come to look into the mountains - and listen to God.

Coed Camp Website: ridgecrestconferencecenter.org
(800) 588-7222
Established in 1907

Columbia, SC

South Carolina State Museum Camp-ins and Summer Camps

other type program- not traditional camp

The South Carolina State Museum offers different types of exciting and educational camps throughout the year. From camp-ins for scouts, church groups and other private groups to summer half day and full days camps. Whether it's a camp to explore a new land held in conjunction with our blockbuster exhibits or a camp to learn more about art, history and more, the South Carolina State Museum has something for children ages 5-12.

Coed Camp Website: www.scmuseum.org
(803) 898-4999
Established in 1988

CA, CO, IL, MA, NY, SC, TX

Nike Rugby Camps

Boys and Girls Residential Camps

The mission of Nike Rugby Camps is to provide rugby education to young athletes and coaches, and engender confidence and self-esteem on and off the rugby field. We are dedicated to providing our campers with one on one and group coaching from current and past members of the USA Rugby Team. Our coaches carefully construct each day to provide campers with the most memorable experience possible.

Coed Camp Website: www.ussportscamps.com/rugby/
(800) 645-3226

Nationwide Locations in the United States

US Sports Camps

Sports Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

We offer over 500 camps in 15 different sports with unique instructional programs for all ability levels. Sports are fun. And even more fun when you get better. The experienced, positive and passionate US Sport Camps coaches at over 400 camps will help you become a better, more inspired athlete. And you'll have the best time of your life as you gain new skills and make new friends.

Tennis camps, volleyball camps, soccer camps, basketball camps, golf camps, whatever your sport, at our camps you will improve your game and have a blast doing it.

Coed Camp Website: www.USSportsCamps.com
(800) 645-3226

Clayton, Georgia

Camp Dixie

Residential Coed Camp

A Camping Tradition Since 1914 Camp Dixie provides a supportive, family-like environment by limiting its enrollment to 70 campers. Considered conservative and traditional, our summer residential program is designed for children between the ages of 6 to 15. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Georgia, near Clayton at an elevation of 3000 feet, Camp Dixie covers more than 345 lush acres.

Camp Dixie offers one, two and multiple week sessions. An important ingredient to the success of each camper is Dixie's limited enrollment. Campers and Staff alike easily know each other's names creating an atmosphere that easily supports our "family" philosophy of camping. Since campers' interests and capabilities vary so greatly, a variety of activities are offered at Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Levels. These are just some of the activities that have been offered: Archery,Kayaking, Swimming, Canoeing, Riflery, Drama, Arts & Crafts and many more.

Coed Camp Website: www.campdixie.org
(706) 782-3717
Established in 1914

Locations Nationwide, United States

Adidas Tennis Camps

Coed Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

The adidas Tennis Camps were developed to provide athletes an opportunity to become better tennis players in a fun, positive atmosphere. Our campers learn from the best coaches in the sport and leave tennis camp with confidence and a passion to enjoy the "sport of a lifetime." Join us this summer for better tennis, new friends, and the best week of your summer!

Our Camp Directors are among the best coaches and pros in the world today. Our pros are dedicated to the personal development and improvement of each player. They will provide all campers with an unmatched opportunity to improve and have fun.

Each director will fill out their staff with other top coaches, professionals, and college players who are all friendly, enthusiastic and dedicated to doing whatever it takes to make each camper's experience a memorable one!

Campers will be placed in groups by age at the start of camp and will then be adjusted accordingly based on ability so that each every camper is with a group that will allow them to improve and get the most out of the week.
Our camps are for boys and girls ages 9-18 and all ability levels are welcome.

Coed Camp Website: www.tenniscamper.com
(800) 944-7112

Offered at Bentley University near Boston and Mercer University in Atlanta

Emagination Game Design Camp

Residential coed summer camp

Get Inside the Game! Teens 15-18 create a 3D video game and learn valuable creative and technical skills > Choose a role on the development team --- 3D Animator, Level Designer, Audio Artist, Programmer > Build a playable game > Present to a panel of experts > Tour a game development studio > Learn from guest speakers.

Teens come to Emagination Game Design in Atlanta or Boston from all across America and many foreign countries. We assist with transportation. It's Worth the Trip!

The Benefits of Emagination Game Design
* Teens learn from a team of highly qualified Emagination instructors.
* Teens experience what it's like to work in today's video game design industry.
* Teens learn industry standard software including Maya, 3ds Max, Photoshop® and Unreal Engine.
* Teens accept responsibility for part of the game and experience teamwork and deadlines.
* Teens gain public speaking skills as they present their game to a panel of game industry experts.
* Teens see the pros in action on a tour of a game development studio.
* Teens learn from game studio executives who come to campus as guest speakers.
* Teens get unplugged in daily outdoor recreation or swimming.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.computercamps.com
(877) 248-0206
Established in 1982

Hendersonville-Brevard area, North Carolina

Green River Preserve

Residential, coed environmental summer camp

Green River Preserve (GRP) is a non-competitive, co-ed summer camp connecting children with nature. Located in the mountains of North Carolina, GRP offers 1,2, and 3 week sessions for rising 2nd - 9th graders. Rising 9th graders - college freshmen participate in leadership, adventure, or service expedition trips.

GRP's unique program is a safe and comfortable place, both physically and emotionally. Staff are carefully selected with regard to maturity, sensitivity, and integrity as role models.

A wide variety of activities such as hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking, outdoor skills, camping, zip-line, fly fishing, music, guitar, visual arts, pottery, woodworking, drama, archery, and BB skeet foster life time learning skills. Campers are their best me at GRP!

Green River Preserve is a GREEN AMERICA approved business. GRP inspires campers to have a greater understanding of themselves, their environment, and their fellow man.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.greenriverpreserve.org
(828) 698-8828
Established in 1988

Offered at Bentley University Near Boston

Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp

Coed residential camp

CODE > COLLABORATE > MOD > HAVE FUN Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp is a two-week overnight STEM program for teens ages 13 to 17. Students learn to code using the Java programming language while creating modifications (mods) for the very popular game Minecraft. There is also plenty of time for recreation and fun in a Minecraft-themed environment on a university campus. Teens develop and advance Java coding skills and unleash their creativity to build custom mods for Minecraft. They create new characters, change environments and build original objects and structures. Participants also use Photoshop and software for 3D modeling and animation.

Coding skills gained at Emagination are valuable and extend well beyond modding in Minecraft. The Java programming language is versatile and universal - it's everywhere - on over 3 billion devices! Campers bring home their mods from camp and can continue to code and show off their work to family and friends. It's Worth the Trip to Boston Offered at Bentley University near Boston Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp attracts teens from all across America and many foreign countries. We help with transportation by picking up and dropping off at airport and train terminals. Visit our website to learn more.

Coed Camp Website: www.ComputerCamps.com/
(781) 933-8795
Established in 1982

Hendersonville, North Carolina

Camp Judaea

Residential coed summer camp

FOR OVER FIVE DECADES, Camp Judaea has been providing high-quality, fun and educational Jewish programs to children from the Southeast and beyond. We strive to provide each camper with a FUN summer that enhances that camper's Jewish identity and love for Israel while also providing each camper the opportunity for individual growth and social experience. Finally, we take advantage of our beautiful setting in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina to provide each camper with an outdoor experience that will heighten his or her appreciation of nature and the outdoors.

Each session at camp Judaea is designed specifically for a certain age group. From in camp activities for 3rd-7th grade campers to a trip to New York or Washington D.C. for our older campers, we have exciting opportunities for everyone.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campjudaea.org
(404) 634-7883
Established in 1960

Western States, North Carolina, & New Hampshire, USA and British Columbia, Canada

Adventure Treks

Wilderness adventure program for Teens

Ever climbed a snow covered volcano? Slept under a starry sky on a wilderness beach or rafted a crazy fun whitewater river? Here is your chance! At Adventure Treks this is just a snapshot of your best summer ever. You will see incredible scenery, make great friends from across the country, laugh more than you ever thought possible, and become a better leader. A recent study shows Adventure Treks will improve the 21st century life skills you will need for future success.

Temporarily escape the digital age. 12 - 18 year olds can visit exciting destinations on the West Coast, British Columbia, Colorado, Utah, Alaska, New England and the Southeast. Give us just two or three weeks and you will see benefits and make friendships that will last the rest of your life.

Coed Camp Website: www.adventuretreks.com
(888) 954-5555
Established in 1978

Locations Nationwide in the United States

Nike Basketball Camps

Basketball Camps with separate sessions for Boys and Girls

Campers at every Nike Basketball Camp will develop all of their basketball skills - shooting, passing, dribbling, rebounding and defense. A Nike Basketball Camp immerses you in the sport, giving you the kind of focused, intensive training that is essential to improvement. Over the course of the camp week, your self-confidence will grow along with your skills and overall appreciation of the game.

Nike Basketball Camps are a great place for any young basketball player who is looking to improve his skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun!


Tennis Camp Locations Nationwide

Nike Tennis Camps

Overnight and Day Coed Tennis Camps

Nike Tennis Camps provide young players the opportunity to improve their tennis game, work hard, make new friends and have a lot of fun. Our camps are directed by America's most respected college coaches and tennis professionals. They have a passion for teaching and a gift for helping you take your game to the next level.

Nike Junior Overnight Tennis Camps are a full tennis and living camp experience! Immerse yourself in tennis, meet new friends, and enjoy off court fun activities. All programs are geared towards players of all levels unless specified. Nike Junior Day Tennis Camps offer daily tennis instruction in a fun environment! Full day (typically 6 hours per day), half day (morning or afternoon sessions), and extended day (full day of tennis and includes lunch and dinner) options available.

Coed Camp Website: www.ussportscamps.com/tennis
(800) 645-3226

Summerton, South Carolina

YLI Summer Camps

Residential Coed Summer Camp

Clemson University's Youth Learning Institute Since 1934, parents from SC, NC, and GA and beyond have entrusted their most precious possessions - more than 333,000 kids overall - to YLI summer camps, as well as other youth development programs. We offer great camps at a great value, a high level of staff training and expertise, and a true desire to help young people develop friendships, responsibility, self-confidence and creativity they need to succeed in all areas of life.

Learn more about our six residential summer camps at www.ylicamps.com or call 864-878-1041.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.ylicamps.com
(803) 478-2236
Established in 1935

24 Locations Nationwide

No. 1 Soccer Camps

Coed Residential Camp

The No.1 Soccer Camps offers specialized training for the field player as well as the goalkeeper.The No.1 Soccer Camps were founded by a professional and World Cup Coach Joe Machnik, "the father of american goalkeeper education". The No.1 Soccer Camps is the trusted leader in producing quality soccer players since its inception in 1977. Our soccer camp programs are built on the backbone of over 38 years of proven training techniques, and are designed to bring out the best in every player.

Offering programs for every level of play (No.1 day camp, Jr.Academy, Sr.Academy, College Prep, Team Camp), you can chose from one of the many locations nationwide with the confidence that you have chosen the No.1. All players will benefit from the unique and modern methodology of our "Go to Goal Curriculum" which concentrates on play in the final third of the field, 35 yards from goal, on either side of the ball.

Coed Camp Website: www.no1soccercamps.com
(571) 428-8387