Summer Camps

Get excited for Summer Camp 2019! Dates and information are listed below. 

To register for 2019 Summer Camp, click here.  At this time, we ask that you register for no more than 2 weeks per camper. 

Day Camp

Day Camp is the perfect way to get a taste of Camp Henry while still sleeping at home. Each day has a theme and new adventures await! Day Camp is for ages 5-8 and lunch is provided.
Located in the Nicely Center, Day Camp will be offered for three weeks during the summer. Each session runs Monday to Friday from 9:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
Add transportation from Westminster Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids for an additional $40.
 

Ages 5-8, M-F
Cost: $235, Transportation from Grand Rapids $40

Week 3: July 8-12, 2019
Week 4: July 15-19, 2019
Week 5: July 22-26, 2019

Mini-Camp

Mini Regular Camp

Mini Regular Camp is the perfect fit for younger campers. You will experience all the fun of camp condensed into a half week experience. You will have a blast trying many new things in a safe, structured, and fun-loving environment.

 

Ages 7-11
Cost: $350

Mini Regular I: June 16-19, 2019 Sunday 3:00 PM to Wednesday 10:00 AM

Mini Regular II: June 19-22, 2019 Wednesday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Mini Water Bugs

Come ride the waves! You’ll spend either the morning or afternoon learning the basics of kneeboarding or wakeboarding, being pulled around the lake on our giant Big Banana, and playing in the water in lots of different ways. During the rest of the day you’ll enjoy our traditional camp activities and awesome evening programs. 

Ages 7-11
Cost: $380

Mini Water Bugs I: June 16-19, 2019 Sunday 3:00 PM to Wednesday 10:00 AM

Mini Water Bugs II: June 19-22, 2019 Wednesday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Mini Frontier Camp

Giddy up! As a Mini Frontier camper, you’ll get to spend part of your day with the horses. Activities include basic riding lessons, caring for your horse, and scenic trail rides. After horsing around, the rest of your day will be spent enjoying traditional camp activities and awesome evening programs.

Ages 7-11
Cost: $380

Mini Frontier I: June 16-19, 2019 Sunday 3:00 PM to Wednesday 10:00 AM

Mini Frontier II: June 19-22, 2019 Wednesday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Regular Camp

Regular Camp at Camp Henry is awesome and has been the core summer camp program at Camp Henry since 1937! You will have the chance to take part with your cabin mates in all of our classic Camp Henry programs, including Arts & Crafts, Archery, Boating, and Outdoor Cooking. In addition, you will have the chance to participate in your favorite activities, selecting from over a dozen land and water programs. The mornings and afternoons will be full of fun-loving, high quality programs and activities. After dinner you will take part in camp games like Capture the Flag, and evening programs, like Flashlight Tag, PJ Sings, and Campfires.
 

Ages 8-17
Cost: $575

Week 1: June 23-29, 2019
Week 3: July 7-13, 2019
Week 4: July 14-20, 2019
Week 5: July 21-27, 2019
Week 6: July 28-Aug 3, 2019
Week 7: Aug 4-10, 2019
Week 8: Aug 11-17, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Frontier Camp

Embrace the great outdoors with the Camp Henry horses and stay in our brand new western frontier village near the corral. You will spend most of your day with our amazing wranglers who will help you learn the ropes of caring for your horse and will lead arena lessons and trail rides. You will get to experience some traditional camp activities as well and will join in for our awesome all-camp evening programs.


Open to campers 10-17; enrollment limited to ensure maximum horse time and optimum staff to rider ratio.

Ages 10-17
Cost: $675

Week 1: June 23-29, 2019
Week 3: July 7-13, 2019
Week 4: July 14-20, 2019
Week 5: July 21-27, 2019
Week 6: July 28-Aug 3, 2019
Week 7: Aug 4-10, 2019
Week 8: Aug 11-17, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM
Enrollment is limited - register early!

WakeBoarding Camp

You will spend part of your day riding the waves of Lake Kimball, wakeboarding in addition to being pulled around the lake on our Big Banana and Magic Carpet.

 

Ages 10-17
Cost: $695

Week 1: June 23-29, 2019
Week 3: July 7-13, 2019
Week 4: July 14-20, 2019
Week 5: July 21-27, 2019
Week 6: July 28-Aug 3, 2019
Week 7: Aug 4-10, 2019
Week 8: Aug 11-17, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Enrollment is limited - register early!

Climbing Camp

Love to be on the top bunk or climb high in the trees? Join the adventure and experience many of the climbing features at Camp Henry. From the Rock Wall and Cargo Net to the High Ropes Course, Leap of Faith, and Giant Swing, you will spend your mornings climbing, learning knots, and simply enjoying the best views of camp.

Ages 10-17
Cost: $650

Week 1: June 23-29, 2019
Week 3: July 7-13, 2019
Week 4: July 14-20, 2019
Week 5: July 21-27, 2019
Week 6: July 28-Aug 3, 2019
Week 7: Aug 4-10, 2019
Week 8: Aug 11-17, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Teen Adventures

Teen Adventures provide you with the chance to develop outdoor skills, forge new relationships with others, enjoy wild landscapes, and strengthen your self-reliance in outdoor settings. Whether you’re an experienced outdoor leader or have never slept a night in a tent before, each of these trips is designed to accommodate different levels of experience. 
All trips start and end at Camp Henry. Gear that is specific to each trip will be provided.
 

National Parks Nomadic Adventure

Details coming soon!
 
Ages 15-17
Cost: $1,250
 
Week 2 & 3: June 30-July 13, 2019
 
Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM
 
North Manitou Island Adventure
Have you ever wondered what island living would be like? Get a taste of island life during this weeklong trip to North Manitou Island, located in the waters of Lake Michigan near Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. From camp, you will travel to Leland to catch the ferry to North Manitou, where you will spend the week hiking around the island, lounging in hammocks, searching for shoreline shipwrecks in the turquoise waters, and enjoying backcountry living.
 

Ages 13-17
Cost: $650

Week 4: July 14-20, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

 

West Virginia Whitewater Expedition

Love high-adrenaline activities? Then this trip is for you! Come energized and ready to spend the week whitewater rafting, hiking, and ziplining amongst the beauty of the Appalachian Mountains! Come ready to camp in semi-rustic campsites and take away some incredible memories!

Ages 13-17
Cost: $695

Week 5: July 21-27, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

 

Manistee Trail Trek

Spend a week on foot exploring gorgeous scenery in the Manistee National Forest! On this excursion, plan to cover 20 miles of terrain on the North Country Trail that winds and chases the Big Manistee River. From suspension bridges to scenic overlooks, this trip will not disappoint. Come ready to hone some backcountry skills  and trek with a pack full of gear, while camping out at rustic and semi-rustic locations along the way!

Ages 13-17
Cost: $650

Week 6: July 28-Aug 3, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM 

 

U.P. North Adventure

Spend your week exploring the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and experiencing all it has to offer. From hiking at Tahquamenon Falls, kayaking at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, and exploring the Porcupine Mountains, there will be plenty of opportunity to take in the U.P’s natural beauty. Come ready to make some memories of lifetime, soak up some gorgeous scenery, and camp at sem-rustic to rustic sites.

Ages 13-17
Cost: $650

Week 7: Aug 4-10, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Service Crew

Come give your time and energy, get your hands dirty, work hard, and get a glimpse into behind-the-scenes projects at camp. As a part of the crew, you will experience what it means to have a servant’s heart and what it means to lead by example. Part of your day will be spent with your cabin enjoying the traditional camp activities and a few hours each day will be directed towards serving camp. You may spend time splitting wood, clearing trails, gardening and landscaping, taking care of animals, helping camp programs run smoothly, and so much more! You can also earn community service hours for your participation in the program. Prepare yourself to be challenged as well as changed as you serve those around you.
 

Ages: 13-17
Cost: $450

Week 1: June 23-29, 2019
Week 3: July 7-13, 2019
Week 4: July 14-20, 2019
Week 5: July 22-27, 2019
Week 6: July 28-Aug 3-2019
Week 7: Aug 4-10, 2019
Week 8: Aug 11-17, 2019

Sunday 3:00 PM to Saturday 10:00 AM

Carryover

One week not enough?

Then stay for two! You can stay for consecutive weeks without leaving camp for just $99 each weekend. Carryover fees will cover activities, meals, and laundry. Plus, if you register for more than one week you will get $20 off your second week.
 
Carryovers will be available the following weekends during 2019:
 
Weeks 3-4: July 13-14, 2019
Weeks 4-5: July 20-21, 2019
Weeks 5-6: July 27-28, 2019
Weeks 6-7: Aug 3-4, 2019
Weeks 7-8: Aug 10-11, 2019