Dec 6, 2012Santa Cruz Mountains | Conference Center
Two diverse weekends of music for the holiday season highlight the 35th annual series of Christmas concerts and buffet dinners, plus the 16th annual Christmas Crafts Boutique for December, 2012. Concerts are at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and at 2:30 p.m. on Sundays. Buffet seatings precede the concerts. To register for any of these events, please call our registration office toll-free at 1.888.642.2677, beginning July 1, 2012.
Canoe, Kayak or Rowboat 1/2 mile up Zayante Creek through the overhanging trees.
Our 40' foot wall will not only strengthen your climbing skills, but also give you the chance to encourage and coach others as they climb.
A fully equipped Fitness Center is available to registered guests. It is located on the lower level of Youth Memorial. Participants must be 16 years of age or older in order to use the equipment. Hours: 5:30am–11pm
Our high ropes courses will push you and a buddy higher and farther with these aerial challenges. Take a leap, traverse the wires and end with the thrill of a zip line!
Many beautiful stream-side trails among the redwoods and ferns are located at Mount Hermon. Trail maps are available at the Front Desk.
Enjoy a special morning or afternoon outing to experience waves, the kelp gardens, sea otters, seals, and even dolphins. A peaceful trip to the ocean can be just what you need during your time away.
Borrow a mountain bike from the Fieldhouse and explore the trails or join us on a guided ride.
There's always something cool and exciting to make to help you remember your time at camp. Crafts range in ability and appeal for all ages including tye dye, spray art, bracelets, lanyards and more. Our craft masters make craft time fun for girls and boys.
Practice perfection with our staff at the shooting range by challenging each other with accuracy or just by improving your personal skills in a controlled environment.
The Sequoia Adventure Course is one of our most popular courses. It consists of 14 different high ropes elements that range from 30 to 80 feet above ground, and ends in a tandem (2 person) zipline. All elements are done with a partner. All participants wear harnesses, helmets, and are connected to overhead cables by a double system of safety ropes and clips. The course is supervised by 3–5 of our expertly trained staff. Participants must be 57 inches tall, less than 250 pounds and at least 10 years old.
Discovery Grove is our newest Ropes Course. It consists of 7 different high ropes elements that range from 5 to 20 feet above ground, and ends in a zipline. Discovery Grove is the perfect experience for those who are new to ropes course activities and wanting to start a bit closer to the ground. It is also well-suited for younger kids. All participants wear harnesses, helmets, and are connected to overhead cables by a double system of safety ropes and clips. Discovery Grove is supervised by 3–5 of our expertly trained staff. Participant must be between 45 and 250 pounds and ages 5–6 must be accompanied by an adult.
Soar through the unique forest groves and experience the giant redwoods from 150 feet above the canyon floor and zipping through the trees. This is the ultimate shared experience as small groups are led through a two-hour experience of seven platforms, two skybridges and six zip lines of up to 440 feet in length. Participants must be between 75 and 250 pounds and at least 52 inches tall. There is an additional charge for Canopy Tour
Swimmers will enjoy our 25-yard pool with diving board and enclosed slide. A wading pool is also available for children.
Various board games and card games are available for check out at the Front Desk.
The Santa Cruz Mountains camp center includes the Conference Center, Ponderosa Lodge and Redwood Camp.
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM