Top 5 Summer Camps - Outdoors



The end of the school year is approaching and that means it is time for Summer Day Camps to begin here in Middle Georgia.   The schools and businesses in our area offer a wide variety of camps, but this list will highlight the Top 5 Outdoor and Athletic Camps for 2016.

Special thanks to our friends at For Kids To Do for this post!

Trinity Woods
(May 31st – August 5th; ages 5 – 13yo)

Gateway Macon Ga Top 5 Summer Camps Outdoors 2015 Trinity Woods

Trinity Woods Summer Day Camp is a Full-Day Camp located on 17 acres in Macon.  They offer children the opportunity to spend the summer outdoors enjoying sports, hiking, biking, exploring the woods, doing arts and crafts, and playing in the creek. 

1899 Tucker Road, Macon
478.227.0555

Camps @ Wesleyan
(July 11th – July 15th; ages 8 – 15 yo)

Gateway Macon Ga Top 5 Summer Camps Outdoors 2015 Camps at Wesleyan College

Wesleyan College offers a variety of camps throughout the summer for boys and girls – soccer, equestrian, basketball, and tennis.  Each class lasts one week which gives campers enough time to improve their skills, but also the opportunity to experience more than one camp. 

4760 Forsyth Road, Macon
800.447.6610

Children’s Summer Workshop
(June 22nd, 29th; ages 6 – 12 yo)

Gateway Macon Ga Top 5 Summer Camps Outdoors Ocmulgee National Monument Summer Workshop

Each summer, the Ocmulgee National Monument offers one-day Summer Workshops to teach children about Macon’s Native American Heritage.  They enjoy a one-mile hike to the Temple Mound, story-telling, games, and crafts. 

1207 Emery Highway, Macon
478.752.8257

Viking Summer Camp
(May 31st – August 15th; 3K – 12th grade)

Gateway Macon Ga Top 5 Summer Camps Outdoors 2015 First Presbyterian Day School Viking Summer Camp

First Presbyterian Day School will be offering week-long camps for the entire summer.  They offer basketball, baseball, cheerleading, tennis, volleyball, cross-country, and several other athletic camps. 

5671 Calvin Drive, Macon
478.477.6505

Charles Johnson Foundation Sports Academy
(June 17th – 18th; 1st – 12th grade)

Gateway Macon Georgia Top 5 Summer Camps Outdoors 2015 Charles Johnson Foundation Sports Academy

For the fifth year, Charles Johnson (South Carolina Panthers) will be hosting a Sports Academy in his hometown of Hawkinsville, Georgia.  He, along with other NFL players and professional athletes, will host free clinics in basketball, football, tennis, dance, and cheer.  All clinics will take place at Hawkinsville High School.

24 Red Devil Dr, Hawkinsville
info@charlesjohnsonfoundation.org

Check out our Top 5 Summer Camps for the Indoors at this link.

Special thanks to our Guest Gatekeeper Kimberly Harrington for providing this information.