• Natural Setting

  • Vibrant Worship

  • Active Recreation

  • Unique Activities

  • Christian Nurture

  • Genuine Relationships

Activities

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Fireside worship – Worship songs and a biblical message, either in the Tabernacle or at a fire circle.

Cabin devotions – Bible study and intentional conversation with counselors and cabin-mates.

Cookout meals – Cabin groups work together to prepare and cook meals over a fire.

Theme Dinner – A special meal with an interesting twist. May include costumes and silliness!

Everybody’s Birthday – A special dessert to celebrate all the birthdays occurring that week – even if there aren’t any!

Swimming – Time in the pool, usually every day (weather permitting). May include a night swim with underwater lights.

Evening Recreation hour – All campers gather in the playing field to play a variety of active games.

Capture the Flag – Practice running, sneaking, hiding, and strategizing with your team.

Night Activities – Stay up late while enjoying a coffee house or fun games like Capture the Flag and Mission Impossible.

Hiking – Explore the natural world on a hike around Highland or up a nearby mountain. Length and difficulty of the hikes vary by age group.

Nature Study – Examine natural artifacts or explore and discover the outdoor wonders of God’s creation.

Ground Initiatives – Campers tackle team challenges with their feet on the ground.

Mountain Swing – Buckle in for a ride on this extra-tall swing with a great hillside view.

Flying Squirrel – Strap on a harness, and let your fellow campers help pull you up to “fly” in the air.

Low Ropes – These team challenges bring you short distances off the ground as you balance, swing on ropes, and rely on your teammates and counselors to support you.

Zipline/Super Swing – Rely on ropes, harnesses, and our trained staff as you climb high and experience the thrill of flying through the air.

Talent Night – Music, skits, and silliness, performed by staff members and cabin groups.

News, Events & Announcements

Spaces Still Open for 2017 Summer Camps

Spaces Still Open for 2017 Summer Camps

As registrations keep coming in, some weeks of camp are filling up faster than others. Take a look at our handy infographic to see how things stand as of May 4. If you know someone who’s hoping to register, now is the time, especially for those weeks with just a few open spaces remaining.  

WANTED: Lifeguards and Summer Cook

WANTED: Lifeguards and Summer Cook

We are still seeking a summer camp cook and several lifeguards for this summer. Housing can be made available for these positions. The summer camp cook position is part-time, roughly 20 hours a week, from June 12 through August 2nd (about 7.5 weeks), weekdays only. All menu planning and ordering would be done by the food…

Springtime Volunteering

Springtime Volunteering

We need help! Spring is a busy time for Highland staff. We always have far more projects than we can complete alone. Volunteer work groups, families, and individuals make a huge difference in what we are able to accomplish before the summer season! Tell us when and how you would like to serve; facilities manager…