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Kidder Creek

High Adventure Camp

  6 Days
  Kidder Creek
  Jr High or High School
Summer 2024
Kidder Creek Adventure Camp starts and ends at Kidder, but journeys beyond for rafting on the Klamath River, sleeping under the stars and hiking to spectacular waterfalls. At camp enjoy pond time, bmx bikes, laser tag and the high ropes course. Lessons flow naturally from the many teachable moments embedded in the high adventure experience while daily devotions, and counselor-led discussions are geared to help campers go deeper spiritually.
Register for Summer 2024 starting November 15th!
See Dates

See Here for Packing List, Roommate Info, & More

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Pricing

SIX DAYS OF CAMP

Meals, Lodging, Program & Recreation

$719

  • Camperships

    Please do not let finances get in the way of a Mount Hermon experience. Through the generosity of many, a partial grant from the Campership Fund may be just the gift you need to make it possible for you to attend camp.

  • Payment Policy
    • Deposits: A non-refundable/non-transferable deposit will be required to complete your registration. Please have a payment method ready to go during the registration process. We accept Visa, MasterCard, or an Electronic Check. Deposits are $150 per child.
    • Total Balance Due 30 Days Out: The total of your itinerary will be due 30 days before the start date of your week of camp. On this day, your account will automatically be charged the remainder of your balance.
    • Cancellations and Changes:
      Until 30 days prior to the event, the non-refundable deposit $150 is retained.
      From 29 days until 22 days prior to event, $225.00 is retained.
      From 21 days until 8 days prior to event, $325.00 is retained.
      If within 7 days of the event, the entire registration cost.
    • Transfer Fees: In the event that you decide to change the week in which your child is attending camp there will be a transfer fee of $25.
  • ACTIVITIES

    White Water Rafting

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    Adventure Ridge High Ropes Course

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    Adventure Hike to Ukonom Falls

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    Laser Tag

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    Zipline

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    Rock Climbing

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    Outback Challenge

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    Cliff Jumping

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    Hiking

2024 Registration

Summer Week Dates Age Group Availability Register
Week 2: June 16–21, 2024 Week 2 June 16–21, 2024   Jr High
Availability: Registering Soon
Availability:
Closed
Registering Soon
Closed
Week 4: June 30—July 5, 2024 Week 4 June 30—July 5, 2024   Jr High & High School
Availability: Registering Soon
Availability:
Closed
Registering Soon
Closed
Week 6: July 14–19, 2024 Week 6 July 14–19, 2024   Jr High
Availability: Registering Soon
Availability: Closed
Registering Soon
Closed

Schedule Overview

Here's an idea of what we'll be doing.

  • Schedule Overview
    Day Overview
    Day 1 Arrive, Team Building Games and Campfire
    Day 2–4 Cabin and Sign Up for Adventure Rotations
    Adventure Rotations Include:
    • Laser Tag
    • Adventure Ridge Ropes Course
    • Zip-line
    • Horseback Trail Ride
    • Real Rock Climbing
    • Cliff Jumping
    • Hike to Ruffy Lake
    • Pond Time in the afternoons
    Day 5 & 6 Class III & IV Whitewater Rafting on the Klamath River, Cliff Jumping, and Creek Hike

Camperships

Please do not let finances get in the way of a Mount Hermon experience. Through the generosity of many, a partial grant from the Campership Fund may be just the gift you need to make it possible for you to attend camp.

  • FACILITIES

    Dining Hall

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    Cabins

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    Pond

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    Rec Field

 
Prepare

Before Getting to Camp

  • Packing List
    • Warm sleeping bag and pillow
    • Warm-weather and cool-weather clothes (Extra dry clothes for 2 days at river)
    • Jacket
    • Modest swimsuit
    • Shower/beach towel
    • Bathroom supplies (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste)
    • Sunscreen
    • Small Backpack for daily adventures
    • Water Bottle
    • Walking Shoes
    • River shoes you can get wet (Teva-type sandals or water shoes; strap-on heel). No flip flops, please!
    • Flashlight
    • Bible w/pen or pencil

    Items NOT to Bring:

    • Cell Phones or ANY electronics
    • Expensive cameras
    • Alcohol, drugs
    • Firearms, knives, weapons of any kind
    • Jewelry or other valuables

    Optional Items: Inexpensive or disposable camera. Put name on camera

    *Please mark all items, including luggage, with camper's first and last name

  • Roommate Policy

    Up to 3 friends can room together in the same cabin.

    Roommate requests will be available in May. Each parent of a registered child will receive an email at that time explaining how to complete the roommate request online.

  • Important Food Policies
    • We will provide a vegetarian, gluten free and dairy free option at every meal. For Celiac, we will do our best to accommodate but cannot guarantee against cross contamination.
    • We are a peanut safe camp. We will not serve any peanut product out of the kitchen.
    • Please make sure you have listed the allergies in the medical forms when you register online.

    Read our complete food allergy policy here

Arrival & Departure

  • Arrival
    • Camp starts Sunday of your selected week
    • Check in between 4–5:00 PM at the Kidder Creek Office.
    • Put this address in your GPS: 2700 S Kidder Creek Rd, Etna, CA 96027
  • Departure
    • Join your camper for a BBQ dinner beginning at 5:00 PM followed by character awards and a short closing.
    • The BBQ $8 per person, sign ups and payment can be done in your child's account.
  • Bus Transportation

    Bus Transportation from the Bay Area to Kidder Creek and back is available for an extra fee.

    Learn more here

 
Location

Kidder Creek
2700 S Kidder Creek Rd
Etna, CA 96027
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