Camps

Summer Camp Families, 

Summer Camp Registration started Wednesday, June 3rd. Please go online and register for our fun filled camps! 

The summer of 2020 will look different than it has in the past. We are adapting to the challenge at hand and are looking forward to hosting an exciting camp season for your campers! We have instilled numerous sanitation policies, modified games, and have adjusted where we meet all of the required guidelines set by Governor Kemp’s latest orders, along with orders and guidelines given by the Center of Disease Control (CDC) and American Camp Association (ACA). Some much awaited information about our 2020 season is below:

Adventures Express Camp:

  • Daily camp times remain 7 AM – 6 PM.
  • Camp locations have decreased number of campers each week. Though this decision was not easy it make, it was made to make sure that we are following guidelines, making sure camper and staff safety is a top priority.
  • Cherokee County Recreation Center: Ages 5-8 & 9-12
  • Total 25 Campers per week at each location 
  • Running week of: June 8th – July 27th (excluding the week of June 29th – July 3rd)
  • Twin Creeks location: Age 5 - 12
  • Total 15 Campers per week
  • Running week of: June 8th – July 27th (excluding the week of June 29th – July 3rd)
  • Twin Creeks Adventure Express Camp location has a space that is air conditioned for the campers to do arts and crafts, games, music, or other activities to take a break from the heat, it has a field, playground, and we will utilize the covered concession stand area for lunch and snacks. 
  • Due to recommended guidelines, we have canceled all offsite and onsite field trips for the duration of camp but replaced with daily activities not limited to art, music, games, crafts, etc.
  • Any lunches, snacks, and snack crafts that are normally provided by CRPA have also been removed from our schedule. Including: pizza Monday’s, lunches provided on field trips, the daily snack cart and access to the vending machines.
  • Camp cost $150 per camper, per week. There is a $50 non-refundable deposit due at the time of registration, per child, per week that goes towards the total cost of camp.

KAOS Camp:

  • Daily camp times remain 9 AM – 3 PM.
  • Camp locations have decreased number of campers each week. Though this decision was not easy it make, it was made to make sure that we are following guidelines, making sure camper and staff safety is a top priority.
  • Cherokee County Recreation Center: Stage
  • Total 10 Campers per week
  • Running week of June 15th – July 27th (excluding the week of June 29th – July 3rd)
  • Due to recommended guidelines, we have canceled all offsite and onsite field trips for the duration of camp but replaced with daily activities not limited to art, music, games, crafts, etc. 
  • Any lunches, snacks and snack crafts that are normally provided by CRPA have also been removed from our schedule.
  • Camp cost $150 per camper, per week. There is a $50 non-refundable deposit due at the time of registration, per child, per week that goes towards the total cost of camp.

Specialty Camps: 

  • Fishing Camp will run: June 8th – 12th & June 15th – 19th
  • Outdoor Camps: June 22nd – 26th, July 13th – 17th & July 20th – 24th
  • Magic Camp: June 8th – June 12th

Please see our attached FAQ sheet, that addresses more questions that pertain to this particular summer. Our decisions have been made by diligently looking at information from the Center of Disease Control (CDC), the American Camp Association (ACA), and state and federal guidelines.

We thank you again for your patience and if you have any other questions, we encourage you to visit our website at www.playcherokee.org or contact the CRPA Contact directly about your particular camp, if you have questions. You can reach us at:

We can’t wait to celebrate summer with you all soon enough!

CRPA Summer Staff