Shady Creek Summer Camp: Day Camp

Shady Creek Summer Camp

COVID-19 Notice: Nevada County is currently permitting day camps to operate as part of stage 3 of reopening. Shady Creek will be following best practices as recommended by Nevada County and state guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Details of our operating guidelines will be provided in the camper information packets.

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Day Camp 2018

Day Camp

What is Day Camp?
Day camp is a five day, packed-with-fun daytime program, with campers dropped off in the mornings and picked up in the late afternoons. At day camp, campers will participate in Shady Creek’s activities in groups with others campers in their age bracket. Each group will be led by a staff member.

$225 per camper

Session 1: July 7th – 10th
Session 2: July 21st – 24th
Session 3: July 27th – 30th
Session 4: August 3rd – 6th

Campers: entering 1st – entering 8th grade

Drop off and pick up info:

Day camp drop off is from 8:30 – 9:00 AM and pick up from 4:30 – 5:00 PM. AM. Campers will bring their own lunch and afternoon snack. To help reduce the spread of COVID-19 we ask that families please remain in their vehicle.

Typical day of Day Camp:


8:30 – 9:00       camper drop off
9:00– 9:15        camp news
9:15 – 11:30     morning activities
11:30 – 12:00   lunch
12:00 – 3:00     afternoon activities, including swimming and rest time
3:00 – 3:15       snack
3:15 – 4:30       camper-choice recreation activities
4:30 – 5:00       camper pick up

Day Camp Program Highlights

– Swimming pool (lifeguard on duty)
– Low ropes course
– Miles of hiking trails
– Organic garden
– Raptor Center
– Gaga ball pit, basketball and volleyball court, and recreation field (may be limited due to COVD-19)
– Arts and crafts projects including tie dye
– Camper-choice activity block
– Creek bed perfect for exploring
– Making homemade sweet treats (may be limited due to COVID-19)

Register for Summer Camp Here

Day Camp Information Packet