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Volunteer Run Camps

Volunteer Run Camps are day and resident camps planned and run by Girl Scout volunteers and held throughout Northern California. These fun, enriching, local camps allow girls to extend their Girl Scout experience into the summer months and often offer leadership opportunities for older girls.

CAMP REGISTRATION

Tall Trees, Humboldt

Each Volunteer Run Camp manages its own registration process. Refer to the Volunteer Run Camp Section at camprocks.org/volunteer_run_res.html for contact information to obtain registration details. For further assistance, email volunteercamps@girlscoutsnorcal.org. Note: Girl Scout camps are open to every girl without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or ability.

Known for: Traditional camp experience in the redwood trees of Redwood National Park Website: redwoodgirlscouts.org/camp Explorer Camp (Entering grades 4 & 5) June 15 – June 19 Forest Friends (Entering grades 1, 2 & 3) June 19 – June 21 Renaissance Camp (Entering grades 6, 7, 8 & 9) June 22 – June 28

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Two Sentinels, Kirkwood

Financial assistance to help cover the camp fees (maximum of 80%) is available for girls who live within the Girl Scouts of Northern California Council area. To apply for a financial assistance, refer to the instructions on page 27. For questions about financial assistance, contact okerkula@girlscoutsnorcal.org or call 800-447-4475, ext. 6012.

CAMP STAFF VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer Run Camps are all staffed by screened and trained volunteers. Parents can often attend with their daughter in exchange for helping in different areas of the camp operation. Each camp handles volunteer registration differently. To obtain information about volunteering, contact the camps directly.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

All camps must meet established standards for health and safety, site, program, and personnel, which are set by Girl Scouts of the USA. Resident camps must meet additional state and local government standards. A qualified Health Supervisor is on site at all camps. Parents will be notified in the event of an emergency.

VOLUNTEER RUN RESIDENT CAMPS Camp Butano Creek, Pescadero

Known for: A coastal camp experience with traditional camping, beach and ocean aquatic programs, coastal backpacking. Website: campbutanocreek.org Session 1 July 12 – 19 Session 2 July 26 – August 2 Session 3 August 9 – 16

Kamp Konocti, Navarro

Known for: Traditional camp experience in Mendocino County Website: kampkonocti.org Session 1 July 20 – 26

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2014 SUMMER ADVENTURES FOR GIRLS

Known for: A traditional camp program, lake activities, and beginning to advanced backpacking in the High Sierra Nevada Mountains. Website: twosentinels.org Session 1 July 13 – July 20 Session 2 July 23 – July 30 Session 3 August 2 – August 9

VOLUNTEER RUN DAY CAMPS

A wide variety of community-based day camps are available throughout Northern California. For a geographic listing of all Volunteer Run Day Camps and contact information for registration and/or information on volunteering, visit the Volunteer Run Camp section at camprocks.org/volunteer_run_day.html or email volunteercamps@girlscoutsnorcal.org.

2014GSCampRocksBrochure  

Girl Scouts of Northern California presents amazing adventures for girls and families this summer!

2014GSCampRocksBrochure  

Girl Scouts of Northern California presents amazing adventures for girls and families this summer!

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