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Activities

Participants at Altitude engage in a wide variety of traditional camp activities. Since we recognize that each of our participants has unique talents and interests, in addition to having scheduled activities, there are opportunities throughout each day for participants to choose electives or preferred activities. A sampling of our recreational activities is listed below.

Daytime Activities have included:

  • Yoga
  • Rhythm & Movement Activities
  • Sports
  • Music
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Swimming
  • Cooperative Games
  • Cooking
  • Nature Walks/ Hiking
  • Science Activities
  • Drama/ Improvisation
  • Camp Newspaper
  • Horseback Riding
  • Synchronized swimming
  • Rock climbing wall
  • LARPing (live action role play)

Evening Activities have included:

  • Human Bingo
  • Egg Drop
  • Recycle, Reuse, MOVE!
  • Boys Night/ Girls Night
  • Team Building Games
  • Swim Nights
  • Movie Nights
  • Dance Nights
  • Talent Show
  • Capture the Flag
  • Sleep under the stars

Sample Schedule:

DAILY SCHEUDLE

Early Risers: Go to Main Quad for games/leisure

7:15-7:35am: Campers wake up

7:45am: Group Time

8am: Breakfast

8:30am: Main Quad

8:40am: Morning Line Up (campers receive the schedule for the day)

9am-9:50am: Activity Period 1 (Athletics - soccer)

10am-10:50am: Activity Period 2 (Art- murals)

11am-11:50am: Activity Period 3 (Science/nature - hike)

Noon: Lunch

12:40pm-1:20pm Leisure Time/ Camp Store (campers may spend the “Altitude Bucks” they earn during camp for exhibiting excellent independence or social skills)

1:30pm-2:20pm: Activity Period 4 (Elective - LARPing)

2:30pm-3:20pm: ActivityPeriod 5 (Elective - swim)

3:30pm-2:20pm: Activity Period 6 (Elective - culinary - help Chef Dave make cupcakes)

4:30pm-5:50pm: Showers (1/2 camp)

6pm: Dinner

6:40pm: Evening Line-up – FUZZIES

7pm: Evening Activity: Whole camp

8pm: Leisure/showers (1/2 camp)

9pm: Soothing activities

9:30pm: Lights-out