8th - 12th Grade Program Descriptions

Journey On 

Grades 8-12 in the fall of 2024

Add Camp Asbury to your journey this summer! Whether you’re a first-year camper or have been a long-time camper, there are always exciting things to discover and experience! Enjoy a classic week of camp with old and new friends alike! You and your group will take the initiative to design your schedule! Immerse yourself in the water, treetops, and forests of Camp Asbury. Life is a journey! Stay in cabins.

Event # 20351    — June 23-28 – Once Upon an Asbury

Event # 20451    — June 30-July 5 – Holiday Bash

Event # 20551    — July 7-12 – Video Games IRL

Event # 20651    — July 14-19 – Asbury Olympics

Event # 20751    — July 21-26 – Express Yourself

Cost:

$519 — Tier 1 ($494 Early Bird)

$587 — Tier 2 ($562 Early Bird)

$696 — Tier 3 ($671 Early Bird)

 

Night Owls

Grades 8-12 in the fall of 2024

This camp is a hoot! If staying up late and enjoying the solace of the great outdoors at night is your thing, Night Owls is for you! Experience an Asbury tradition. Attune your senses to God’s amazing nighttime world. Your week will include awesome nighttime games, challenges, and chances to bond with your friends around the glow of a fire. Tiptoe around camp as you embark on a super stealthy nighttime mission. You won’t miss out on your daytime favorites either. Get to know Camp Asbury by moonlight this week! Sleep in Yurts. 

Note: This program is part of Camp Asbury’s Adventure Base experience. Campers will sleep in yurts, which are located about a quarter mile away from the nearest retreat (Portable toilets are on the site). The campsite is electric free. At least one meal per day will be cooked over the fire, and campers should bring sturdy shoes for walking, and be prepared for mud and rain. Cooking supplies, drinking water, and a covered picnic area are all provided.

Event # 20552    – July 7-12 – Video Games IRL

Cost:

$549 — Tier 1 ($524 Early Bird)

$617 — Tier 2 ($592 Early Bird)

$726 — Tier 3 ($701 Early Bird)

 

Up to the Challenge

Grades 8-12 in the fall of 2024

It’s “knot” your average week of camp! This week, Camp Asbury’s ropes director will be your guide. Spend a portion of each day on Asbury’s challenge courses. Learn the art of facilitation and tie some cool knots! Catch big air on the Giant Swing and play in the treetops! When you’re not at the course fill your days with your favorite camp activities. In the evening kick back at your adventure base campsite. Harness your energy and expand your faith! Sleep in Yurts.

Note: This program is part of Camp Asbury’s Adventure Base experience. Campers will sleep in yurts, which are located about a quarter mile away from the nearest retreat (Portable toilets are on the site). The campsite is electric free. At least one meal per day will be cooked over the fire, and campers should bring sturdy shoes for walking, and be prepared for mud and rain. Cooking supplies, drinking water, and a covered picnic area are all provided.

Event # 20752    – July 21-26 – Express Yourself

Cost:

$549 — Tier 1 ($524 Early Bird)

$617 — Tier 2 ($592 Early Bird)

$726 — Tier 3 ($701 Early Bird)

 

Counselor in Training

Grades 10-Grad. in the fall of 2024

Wonder what it’s like to be a camp counselor? This is your opportunity to gain leadership experience, increase your self-confidence, serve others, and grow in your faith! We’ll equip you with valuable knowledge and invite you to develop your skills through practice. Learn from experienced Camp Asbury staff how to make a difference in the lives of younger campers. Prior to registering for Asbury’s Counselor in Training program you must be approved by the camp director. Contact Sammi Riggs at 330-569-3171 or sammi@campasbury.org for an application. Trained CIT’s may be invited to volunteer for a week or more of camp during summer 2024.  Stay in cabins.

Event # 20352    – June 23-28- Once Upon an Asbury

Cost: $328