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2015 Theme Weeks

  • Session 1 - Harry Potter
  • Session 2 - Jurassic Park
  • Session 3 - Frozen
  • Session 4 - Rodeo Roundup
  • Mini Camp 1 - Neverland
  • Session 5 - Pirates vs. Ninjas
  • Session 6 - Big Hero Week
  • Session 7 - Spy Week
  • Session 8 - Shark Week
  • Session 9 - Hunger Games Week
 

Traditional Camp

Good old-fashioned camp!

For a century, Camp Chief Ouray has been the adventurous playground for boys & girls from around the world.

Traditional Camp is designed to provide fun and growth through a series of exciting experiences in a beautiful mountain setting. Special attention is given to the development of positive human relations, leadership and character development.

The week at camp consists of a mix between cabin activities decided by the cabin, activities with kids of a similar age, camp out, hiking, camp wide games, and a chance for campers to choose the activities that they want to be a part of (Freedom of Choice Activities or FOCA).

Possible Cabin Activities:

  • Archery
  • Planning for Skits
  • Games on the Ball Field
  • Cabin Adventures
  • Hiking
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Climbing Wall
  • Carpet Ball/Gaga Ball

Possible Group Activities:

  • Low Ropes
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing

Possible Camp Wide Activities

  • All-Camp Dance
  • All-Camp Game (Capture the Flag)

Freedom of Choice Activities (FOCA)

  • Archery
  • Riflery
  • Sports & Games
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Outdoor Survival(Orienteering, Fire building, Knots, Nature study)
  • Hiking
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Mad Scientist
  • Climbing
  • Pottery
  • Cooking
  • Intro to the Trail Department

Activities Requiring Advance Registration and Additional Fees:

  • Rafting (ages 9+)
  • High Ropes Course (ages 12+)
  • Horseback Riding Instruction (ages 8+)
  • Beginner Trail Ride (all ages)