Summer camp options for 2019 in southern Arizona

Summer camp options for 2019 in southern Arizona
Summer camp fun

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - Wondering what to do this summer to keep those youngsters happy and busy? Here are a few choices available in southern Arizona.

Tucson Jewish Community Center:

At Camp J, campers enjoy the use of the state-of-the-art 110,000-square-foot facility, including the indoor PlaySpace, kosher demonstration kitchen, full-size gym, youth locker rooms, as well as the pool, Splash Park, outdoor fields, tennis courts, playgrounds, computer lab, art studio, dance room, youth lounge, and more.

Campers enjoy great activities, learn new skills, make new friends, and explore their interests in a warm, friendly, safe environment.

Dates: May 23-24; May 28-31; June 3-7; June 10-14; June 17-21; June 24-28; July 1-3; July 5; July 8-12; July 15-19; July 22-25; July 29 - August 2

Cost: $270 - $360 per week (depending on age group and member/guest pricing)

Rocks and Ropes - Rock Climbing Summer Camp:

Teaches campers the basics of rock climbing safety and technique in summerCAMP programs. Whether new to the sport or an experienced rock scrambler from toddlerhood, climbers of all abilities welcome from ages 5 to 15. (Camper must be appropriate age before the week of July 22, 2019) (no camps the week of July 1st)

Instructors make sure that safety and responsibility set the groundwork for each and every camper before diving into fun times at rock climbing camp.

SummerCAMP sessions run Monday - Friday:

  • Rock 1 for ages 5-7; 8am - 12pm
  • Rock 2 for ages 8-10; 8am - 12pm
  • Rock 3 for ages 11 and up; 9am- 2pm

Campers will need to bring lunch each day and wear comfortable clothing. All necessary safety equipment is provided by the gym.

A deposit is required to reserve your campers' spot.

Rocks and Ropes is at 330 S Toole Ave, Suite 400 Tucson, AZ 85701

For more information go online:

There are several other options as well:

Hermitage Shelter:

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