Dallas Fort Worth Area Overnight Summer Camps

Overnight Camps for kids in Plano such as Outward Bound, Camp Arrowhead, LoneStar Leadership Academy, Sea World Camp and more for kids in DFW are listed below in our online directory.

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Camp Cedarbrook

Phone: 972-596-4649
Address: Rosebud, TX
Hours: June & July camps
Ages: Finished 1st grade through high school

Camp Cedarbrook Texas is a Christ-centered, Bible based, outdoor program that provides a camping experience for girls and boys (separate camps).

Camp Fire Camp El Tesoro

Phone: 817-806-5451
Email: CampET@CampFireFW.org
Hours: JUNE 2 – JULY 19

Camp El Tesoro offers summer overnight camp for boys and girls featuring traditional camp activities including horseback riding, archery, canoeing, climbing wall and zip line.

Camp His Way

Phone: 936-897-9974
Address: Zavilla, TX
Location: Lake Sam Rayburn in Zavalla, Texas
Hours: June – August – Mon – Fri
Ages: Ages 6 – 12 yrs

Each day is action packed!! Our campers will have the opportunity to participate in several different activities while at camp. Camp His Way offers fishing, hiking, biking, swimming, archery, crafts and horseback riding. They will also have daily Bible study and devotion time.

Camp Summit

Phone: 972-484-8900
Address: 921 Copper Canyon Rd Argyle, TX 76226-9760
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Location: Paradise, TX
Hours: Year-round
Ages: 6+
Cost: Sliding Scale

Camp Summit is a “sleep away” camp for children and adults with disabilities. We offer weeklong camp sessions during spring break, summer and fall months as well as weekend sessions and respite days. Campers are offered a wide variety of traditional camp activities in our barrier-free environment all of which are adapted for our campers’ abilities and not limited to their disabilities.

Custer Road United Methodist Church Bridgeport Children’s Camp

Phone: 972-618-3450
Location: Bridgeport Retreat Center in Bridgeport, Texas
Hours: June 12-16 and July 24-28, 2012
Ages: 3rd – 5th graders

Registration is now open. This camp includes small group study, singing, swimming, worship, and a choice of mountain biking, fishing, archery, volleyball, basketball, soccer, nature walks and evening vespers.

Fort Worth Zoo Overnight Camps

Phone: 817-759-7555
Address: 1989 Colonial Parkway, Ft. Worth, TX
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Location: Fort Worth Zoo
Hours: June 15, July 20, Aug 10, 2019
Ages: Children entering 3rd – 6th grade
Cost: $125 per session; Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount.

New for Summer 2019! Summer Zoo Camp goes NOCTURNAL! Come see what Zoo camp is like after hours. Campers will explore the Zoo under the cover of darkness to discover what really goes bump in the night in this exciting overnight experience. Overnight camp includes dinner, night hike, games and activities, continental breakfast, guided tour through the Zoo and lunch.

Lone Star Leadership Academy

Phone: 817-562-4957
Email: rrichardson@educationinaction.org
Address: 10200 Alta Vista Rd. Keller, TX 76244
Location: Dallas/Fort Worth (lodging in Keller), Austin/San Antonio (lodging in Wimberley), or Houston/Galveston (lodging in Richmond)
Hours: various dates June-August
Ages: 4th-6th graders
Cost: $965

Sunday-Friday, residential, leadership development programs for outstanding 4th-6th graders. Participants travel to Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin/San Antonio or Houston/Galveston to develop leadership skills while experiencing significant Texas sites with educators.

Camp Copass

Address: Denton, TX
Google Map: click here
Hours: July 15 – July 19, 2019; July 22 – July 26, 2019

Camp Copass is our 3rd – 5th Grade overnight camp held in Denton, TX. Campers will enjoy games, sports, worship, bible studies, Gaga ball, crafts, fishing, and more.

Outward Bound

Phone: 866-467-7651
Location: Atlanta, GA; Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Denver, CO; New York, NY; Pliladelphia, PA; and San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Outward Bound Wilderness is the nation’s leading, nonprofit adventure-education organization. Exhilarating course activities in many of the beautiful and pristine wilderness areas throughout the United States and internationally. Courses emphasize personal growth through hands-on experience and challenges. Students develop self-reliance, responsibility, teamwork, confidence compassion, environmental and community stewardship.


Mini Camp

Address: 2700 Dallas Parkway Plano, TX 75093
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Location: ParkwayHills Baptist Church
Hours: July 26 – 27, 2019
Ages: COMPLETED 1st or 2nd grade
Cost: $95

Join us at Camp Copass for 24 hours of Bible lessons, games, activities, crafts, worship, recreation, & more!

Sea Camp/Texas A&M at Galveston

Phone: (409) 740-4525
Email: seacamp@tamug.edu
Address: P.O. Box 1675 Galveston, Texas 77553
Google Map: click here
Location: A&M University of Galveston
Hours: Various Camps throughout June -Aug
Ages: 10-18 yrs
Cost: from $850

Sea Camp is a week-long residential adventure exploring the wonders of the marine and estuarine environments for campers. For hands-on experiences Sea Campers have access to research vessels, oceanographic equipment, laboratory facilities, and professional staff.

Sea World Summer Camps

Phone: (800) 700-7786
Address: 10500 SeaWorld Drive, San Antonio, TX 78251-3002
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Hours: Dates June – August
Ages: Grades 5 and up

Explore the world of animals by doing up-close, hands-on activities – while having a blast with other campers from across the U.S. and around the world. Campers discover magnificent animals behind the scenes, while they come face to face with marine life

Sky Ranch Christian Camp

Phone: 903-266-3300
Address: 24657 County Road 448, Van, Texas
Google Map: click here
Ages: 5-16 yrs

Your child will begin life-long friendships with counselors and other campers in a Christian environment — an environment that has been designed for safety, fun and growth. Highly-screened, fully-trained, college-aged, kid-friendly counselors will serve as role models who encourage, challenge, and support your child to have the best summer ever. And our activities have a purpose — to teach campers positive Christ-like virtues and to help them realize their God-given potential.

Still Water Camps

Phone: 972-989-5660
Email: jill@swcm.org
Address: P.O. Box 1885, Boerne, TX Texas 78006
Location: We have sports specific and adventure camps in the Texas Hill Country (Blanco and Leakey, TX) and one session in Colorado. We serve youth ages 8-18 years old across Texas. Scholarships are available.
Hours: June – Aug
Ages: 8-18 years

Still Water is sports and adventure camps in a Christ-centered environment. We offer quality sports training and fun activities for campers to build relationships with each other, staff, and Christ

Have some free time when the kids aren’t in camp? Explore Dallas Fort Worth with Kidding Around Town, our unique family “edu-tainment” guide. This “must” in every parent’s tool kit lists 100s of places to go in DFW with age-appropriate activities to build their brains.

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