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Sport Camps 2018

Sport camps for children and adults take place throughout the year in many states and internationally. If there is no camp in your state, consider starting one. Camp Abilities® Start-Up ManualOpens a new window is a free download that provides step-by-step instructions to start a camp.

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Summer Camps


Lakeshore Foundation Camps – Inclusion CampOpens a new window
Birmingham, AL
Contact: Meagan Rowe
E-mail: meaganr@lakeshore.org
Camp Dates: July 23-26, 2018

Space Camp for Interested Visually Impaired StudentsOpens a new window
At the US Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL
Contact: Dan Oates
E-mail: scivis@atlanticbb.net
Phone: (304) 851-5680
Camp Dates: September 29 – October 4, 2018 (travel home October 5)


Camp Abilities Alaska: University of Alaska AnchorageOpens a new window
Anchorage, AK
Contact: Margaret Webber
E-mail: alpinealternatives@arctic.net
Camp Dates: July 9-14, 2018


Camp Abilities TucsonOpens a new window
Tucson, AZ
Contact: Maria Lepore-Stevens
E-mail: campabilitiestucson@gmail.com
Phone: (520) 235-2582
Camp Dates: June 3-9, 2018

Lions Camp TatiyeeOpens a new window
Lakeside, AZ
E-mail: programs@arizonalionscamp.org
Phone: (480) 380-4254
Camp Dates:


Camp Yorktown Bay – Blind CampOpens a new window
Mountain Pine, AR
Contact: Sylvia Downs
E-mail: sdowns@arklac.org
Phone: (318) 631-6240
Camp Dates: July 15-22, 2018


Camp Bloomfield: Wayfinder Family ServicesOpens a new window
Los Angeles, CA
Contact: Josh Lucas
E-mail: jlucas@juniorblind.org
Phone: (323) 295-4555, ext. 272
2018 Camp Dates:

Enchanted Hills Camp for the BlindOpens a new window
Napa, CA
E-mail: ehc@lighthouse-sf.org
Phone: (415) 431-1481
2018 Camp Dates:


Colorado Lions CampOpens a new window
Woodland Park, CO
E-mail: coloradolionscamp@msn.com
Phone: (719) 687-2087
2018 Camp Dates:

Glacier View Ranch – Blind CampOpens a new window
Ward, CO
E-mail: gvrsummercamp@rmcsda.org
Phone: (303) 282-3664
Camp Dates: July 1-8, 2018

No Barriers: Leading the WayOpens a new window
Fort Collins, CO
Contact: leadingtheway@nobarriersusa.org
Phone: (970) 484-3633
Leading the Way: Grand Canyon National Park
Dates: July 20-31, 2018


Camp Abilities DelawareOpens a new window
Felton, DE
Contact: Maria Lepore-Stevens
E-mail: CampAbilitiesDelaware@gmail.com
Camp Dates: July 23-27, 2018


Camp Abilities North Florida
Contact: Jenn Stelmach
E-mail: campabilitiesflorida@gmail.com
Phone: (904) 556-9287
Camp Dates: July 8-14, 2018
Surf Camp: April 21, 2018
Winter Camping Trip: February 16-18, 2018

Kulaqua – Blind CampOpens a new window
High Springs, FL
Camp Coordinator: Ray Queen
E-mail: summercamp@campkulaqua.com
Phone: (386) 454-1351
Camp Dates: September 23-28, 2018


BlazeSports All Star CampsOpens a new window
Warm Springs, GA
E-mail: sthomas@blazesports.org
Phone: (404) 270-2034
Camp Dates: June 9-15, 2018

Camp Abilities Georgia at Columbus State University Opens a new window
Columbus, GA
Contact: Dr. Jeanine Fittipaldi-Wert
E-mail: wert_jeanine@columbusstate.edu
Camp Dates: May 25-28, 2018

Georgia Lions Camp for the BlindOpens a new window
Waycross, GA
E-mail: secretary@glcb.org
Phone: (912) 283-4320
2018 Camp Dates:


Camp Lions of Illinois for Blind & Deaf YouthOpens a new window
Sycamore, IL
Contact: Alan Wilson
E-mail: adwilson@LIFnd.net
Phone: (815) 756-5633 ext. 231
2018 Camp Dates:


Timber Ridge Camp – Blind CampOpens a new window
Spencer, IN
Contact: Trish Thompson
E-mail: indysdayouth@gmail.com
Phone: (317) 385-6856
Camp Dates: June 17-24, 2018


Camp Abilities Iowa
Contact: Brandon Schellhorn
E-mail: BSchellhornw@iowa-braille.k12.ia.us
Camp Dates: June 10-14, 2018

Lions Visual Impairment Camp at Camp CourageousOpens a new window
Monticello, IA
E-mail: info@campcourageous.org
Phone: (319) 465-5916
Camp Dates: July 8-13, 2018


Lions Camp for Blind and Vision Impaired Youth at Camp CrescendoOpens a new window
Lebanon Junction, KY
Contact: Billie J. Flannery
E-mail: wibblesb@aol.com
Camp Dates: July 2-6, 2018


Louisiana Lions CampOpens a new window
Anacoco, LA
Phone: (800) 348-6567
Camp Dates:


Blind Camp at Camp LawroweldOpens a new window
Weld, ME
Contact: Tonya Turcotte
E-mail: tturcotte@nnec.org
Phone: (207) 797-3760 ext. 219
Camp Dates: August 5-12, 2018

Maine Organization f0r Blind Athletic and Leadership Education (MOBALE) Summer Sports Education CampOpens a new window
Contact: Amber Mooney
E-mail: mobalesports@gmail.com
Phone: (207) 208-6354
Dates: June 20-23, 2018


The Maryland School for the Blind Camp AbilitiesOpens a new window
Baltimore, MD
Contact: Matt Mescall
Phone: (410) 444-5000
Camp Dates: July 16-20, 2018


Camp Abilities Boston
Boston, MA
Contact: Megan O’Connell-Copp
E-mail: Megan.O’Connell-Copp@perkins.org
Camp Dates: April 15-20, 2018


Camp Abilities Detroit, Michigan at Plymouth Arts and Recreation ComplexOpens a new window
Plymouth, MI
Contact: Caryl Dazer
E-mail: cdazer@livoniapublicschools.org
There is no scheduled camp for 2018.

Leader Dogs Summer Experience CampOpens a new window
Rochester Hills, MI
E-mail: leaderdog@leaderdog.org
Phone: (888) 777-5332
Camp Dates: June 23-30, 2018

Lions Bear Lake Camp – Visually Impaired and Blind Youth SessionsOpens a new window
Lapeer, MI
Phone: (810) 245-0726
E-mail: info@bearlakecamp.org
Camp Dates:

Michigan Sports Education Camp at Western Michigan UniversityOpens a new window
Kalamazoo, MI
E-mail: michigansec@gmail.com
Camp Dates:

Opportunities Unlimited for the Blind Camps (at Camp Optimist)Opens a new window
Grand Rapids, MI
Contact: Gwen Botting
E-mail: gwen@oubmichigan.org
Phone: (616) 755-2221
2018 Camp Dates:


Camp Courage (True Friends Camps)Opens a new window
Maple Lake, MN
E-mail: info@truefriends.org
Phone: (800) 450-8376
2018 Camp Dates:

Camp Eden Wood (True Friends Camps)Opens a new window
Eden Prairie, MN
E-mail: info@truefriends.org
Phone: (800) 450-8376
2018 Camp Dates:

Camp Friendship (True Friends Camps)Opens a new window
Annandale, MN
E-mail: info@truefriends.org
Phone: (800) 450-8376
2018 Camp Dates:


Camp Abilities St. LouisOpens a new window
St. Louis, MO
Contact: Wilma Chestnut-House and Peggy Hurt
E-mail: campabilitiesstl20@gmail.com
Camp Dates: July 9-13, 2018


Campbell Camp (Billings Lions Club)Opens a new window
Billings, MT
Contact: Doug and Sue Hanson
E-mail: campbellcamp@msn.com
Camp Dates: TBA


Camp Abilities NebraskaOpens a new window
Contact: Kristal Platt
E-mail: Kristal.platt@boystown.org
Phone: (402) 498-6365
Camp Dates: July 22-27, 2018

New Hampshire

Camp Inter-ActionsOpens a new window
Kingston, NH
Contact: Debbie Gross
E-mail: campinfo@inter-actions.org
Phone: (603) 228-2803
Camp Dates:

New York

Camp Abilities BrockportOpens a new window
Brockport, NY
Contact: Lauren Lieberman
E-mail: llieberm@brockport.edu
Phone: (585) 395-5361
Camp Dates: June 24-30, 2018

Camp Abilities CABVIOpens a new window
Utica, NY
Contact: Kathy Beaver
E-mail: kathyb@cabvi.org
Phone: (315) 797-2233
Summer Camp Dates: July 29 – August 4, 2018

Camp Abilities Long Island at Adelphi UniversityOpens a new window
Garden City, NY
Contact: Lisa Santos
E-mail: campabilitieslongisland@yahoo.com
Phone: (516) 567-8898
Camp Dates: July 26-29, 2018

Camp Abilities SaratogaOpens a new window
Saratoga Springs, NY
Contact: Tiffany Mitrakos
E-mail: info@campabilitiessaratoga.org
Phone: (518) 290-7050
Camp Dates: August 5-11, 2018

North Carolina

SEE Camp Abilities H20 North CarolinaOpens a new window
Sherrills Ford, NC
Contact: Jay Hardwig
E-mail: jhardwig@ifbsolutions.org
Camp Dates: June 24-30, 2018

SEE Adventure Camp North CarolinaOpens a new window
Bryson City, NC
Contact: Jay Hardwig
E-mail: jhardwig@ifbsolutions.org
Camp Dates: July 22-26, 2018


Cleveland Sight Center – Highbrook Lodge Camp Opens a new window
E-mail: camp@clevelandsightcenter.org
Phone: (216) 658-4596
2018 Camp Dates:


Camp Wewoka Woods
Wewoka Woods, OK
Camp Coordinator: Carol Chadwick
E-mail: youth@okla-adventist.org
Phone: (405) 721-6110
Camp Dates: July 22-27, 2018


Camp Abilities OregonOpens a new window
Salem, OR
Host: Willamette University
Contact: Stacey Gibbins
E-mail: sgibbins@nwaba.org
Camp Dates: July 22-27, 2018

Deaf-Blind Grizzly Bear Camp
Host: Twin Rocks Friends Camp
Rockaway Beach, OR
Camp Dates: September 9-14, 2018


Camp Abilities Pennsylvania at West Chester UniversityOpens a new window
West Chester, PA
Contact: Dr. Monica Lepore
E-mail: CampAbilitiesPA@aol.com
Phone: (610) 436-2516
Camp Dates: May 25-28, 2018

ENVISION Blind Sports Summer CampOpens a new window
Host: Slipper Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA
E-mail: envisionblindsports@gmail.com
Phone: (724) 967-4712
Camp Dates: June 10-15, 2018

Pennsylvania Lions Beacon Lodge CampOpens a new window
Mount Union, PA
Phone: (814) 542-2511
2018 Camp Dates:


Camp Abilities Texas at Texas Women’s UniversityOpens a new window
Denton, TX
Contact: Lisa Hanson
E-mail: lhanson@dentonisd.org
Camp Dates: July 8-14, 2018


Camp Abilities Utah
Contact: Robbin Keating
E-mail: robbskeating@gmail.com
Camp Dates: TBA

Utah Foundation for the Blind & Visually Impaired CampOpens a new window
Salt Lake City, UT
Contact: Tony Jepson
E-mail: tony@ufbvi.org
Camp Dates: TBA


Camp Abilities OlympiaOpens a new window
Olympia, WA
Contact: Keith Edgerton
E-mail: campabilitiesoly@outlook.com
Phone: (360) 915-2223
Camp Dates: July 31 – August 4, 2018

Sunset Lake – Blind CampOpens a new window
Wilkeson, WA
Contact: Elizabeth Yeagley
Phone: (360) 829-0311
Camp Dates: June 24 – July 1, 2018

West Virginia

Camp Independence
Wheeling, WV
Contact: Bob Hicks
E-mail: bob@seeinghandassociation.com
Phone: (304) 232-4810
Camp Dates: July 8-13, 2018

Valley Vista Camp – Blind CampOpens a new window
Huttonsville, WV
Contact: Jane Browning
E-mail: rj_browning@hotmail.com
Phone: (304) 422-4581
Camp Dates: July 22-25, 2018


Camp Wakonda – Blind CampOpens a new window
Oxford, WI
Camp Coordinator: Shanna Chavez
E-mail: schavez@wi.adventist.org
Phone: (608) 296-4656
Camp Dates: June 27 – July 1, 2018

Wisconsin Lions CampOpens a new window
Rosholt, WI
E-mail: info@wisconsinlionscamp.com
Phone: (715) 677-4969
Camp Dates:

International Camps

Camp Abilities at Lake Joe CNIB
Contact: Jacqueline Harrison
E-mail: Jacqueline.Harrison@cnib.ca
Camp Dates: TBA

Camp Abilities BrazilOpens a new window
Contact: Joslei Souza
E-mail: campabilitiesbrasil@gmail.com
Camp Dates: July 19-21, 2018

Camp Abilities Costa Rica at the University of Costa Rica
Contact: Ana Lorena
E-mail: ana.lorena2mora@gmail.com
Camp Dates: TBA

Camp Abilities FinlandOpens a new window
Contact: Erwin Borremans
E-mail: erwin.borremans@keskuspuisto.fi
Camp Dates: TBA

Camp Abilities Ireland
Contact: Ursula Barrett
E-mail: Ursula.Barrett@staff.ittralee.ie
Camp Dates: March 26-30, 2018

Camp Abilities Portugal at Base Naval do Alfeite
Contact: Rita Costa
E-mail: ritadler@gmail.com
Camp Dates: July 1-6, 2018

Camp Abilities Puerto RicoOpens a new window
Host: Inter-American University in San German
Contact: Margarita Fernandez
E-mail: caampabilitiescolegio@gmail.com
Camp Dates: June 9-16, 2018

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