Updated by Michelle Barson

*TAKE NOTE: Please check each camp’s website for the latest updates on their plans for summer 2020.

Are you looking for a summer camp in the areas outside the Triad but still nearby? This list provides a variety of camp options you might want to consider. Scroll down this post to view all of your options. You will always find this list on our directories page here.

*”Full Time Options” are camps that allow campers to arrive prior to the start of camp and stay until 5pm or later. These camps are usually the best choice for working parents. We do still encourage you to check with each camp to confirm their exact times and whether or not they charge an added fee for before and after camp options.

Many camps can fit into more than one category, so if you are searching for a camp for your four-year-old, you can always search beyond the preschool listings. There are also many camp options for teens and tweens, as well as counselor options! If you have camps to add to this list, email Katie@TriadMomsOnMain.com.

Please visit our other Summer Camp directories here:
Main Summer Camp directory
Summer Camps in Greensboro, Burlington & Surrounding Areas
Summer Camps in High Point, Kernersville & Surrounding Areas
Summer Camps in Winston-Salem, Clemmons & Surrounding Areas

 (Special Needs camps are marked with an *)

Armadillo Adventures Summer Camp Ages 8 – 14 (Archdale)
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center – Reidsville – Ages 6 – 14, Full Time and Overnight Options
*Camp Carefree –  Ages 6-16 (for kids with chronic illnesses) – Stokesdale
Camp Cheerio Glade Valley, NC or Mouth of Wilson, VA – Ages 7 – 14
Camp Harrison – North Wilkesboro – Ages 6 – 16
Camp Hollymont – Asheville – Ages 6 – 15
*Camp Jubilee Pinnacle, NC (Camp for special needs children and adults) – Ages 10 and up
*Camp Kesum – In several locations nearby (Raleigh, Chapel Hill) – *For children impacted by parent’s cancer diagnosis
*Camp Lakey Gap: (a sleep-away camp for young people with autism in Black Mountain)
Camp Lurecrest – Lake Lure – Rising 3rd – 12th grade
Camp Pinnacle – Hendersonville – Ages 8 – 14
Camp Pisgah – Brevard – Rising 1st – 12th grades
Camp Royall – (For children with autism) Near Pittsboro – Ages 4 and up
Camp SAY – (For children who stutter) in Hendersonville, NC – Ages 8 to 18
*Camp Tekoa Hendersonville (Also has a camp for special needs) – Ages 5 and up
Chestnut Ridge Camp Efland – Rising K – 11th grade
Code Wizards Online – Ages 8 -17
Crankin’ Engines – Ages 10 and up (offered in various cities throughout NC)
Critter Camp Preschool – middle school ages (Statesville)
Discovery Point’s Wild Ride – Ages 5 – 12
Eagle’s Nest Pisgah Forest – Rising K – 11th grade
Falling Creek Camp Tuxedo – Rising 1st – 10th grade
Flymore Academy Drone Camps (Charlotte) – Ages 11 and up
Green River Preserve Cedar Mountain – Rising 2nd – 9th grade
Heritage STEM Camps Foundation –  residential STEM camps in Chapel Hill, Rocky Mount, and South Africa
iD Tech Summer Camps in North Carolina – Raleigh & Chapel Hill – Age 7 – 17
Keyauwee Program Center – Rising 1st – rising 12th grade, Full Time Options
Kidz Dreamz Club Day camp in Lexington, Contact for age guidelines
*Mount Jubilee (a summer camp for young people with special needs – not specifically autism)
Mt. Shepherd Retreat Center – 1st – 9th grade, Check specific session
Mountain Top Youth Camp Pinnacle, NC, Grades 1 – 12
NC Basketball Camps – Elon University – Age 9 – 18, Full Time Options
New Hope Camp & Conference Center – Chapel Hill – Day camp (rising K-9th), Overnight (rising 4th – 9th)
Outer Space Camp – Ages 6 – 11, Mt. Airy
Rowan Wild – Ages 7 – 18, Dan Nicholas Park, Salisbury
Quaker Lake Camp Climax, NC – Ages 3 – 17
Shelton Challenge at NC State University (leadership camp) – Rising 9th – 12th Graders
Super Summer Art Camp – Ages 6 – 14 (Asheboro)
US National Whitewater Center Ages 8 – 18
*Victory Junction – Randleman (For kids with chronic medical conditions or serious illnesses)- Ages 6 – 16

Triad Moms on Main does not endorse the following businesses, nor take responsibility for your involvement with the following companies. Our goal is to provide you with a list that will hopefully make your party planning easier!

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