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Summer Camp Programs

Walcamp offers a variety of Summer Camp Adventures.

Who is your hero? Join us this summer and explore the stories of some of the great heroes of the Bible. Discover what makes someone a hero and why we look up to them, then practice what you learn each day through games, activities, music and crafts. When your faith and strength are tested, be ready to take a place among the heroes of our faith and say, "Here I Stand!"


A great value for your summer day care needs--
Canoe on a lake, hike in the woods, wade in a river, and still be home by dinner! It’s day camp at a real camp. Programming runs from 9am to 5:30 pm. Campers will enjoy lunch in our dining hall (Included in price) and will have the opportunity to purchase snacks at our camp store.

Ages 6-12
Weekly June 25th - August 3rd
Cost $175/Week ($35/Day)


Camp as it has been for the last 52 years! Enjoy a week exploring Walcamp and learning about the love of Jesus in a fun new way! Campers canoe, swim, hike,
play games, build craft projects, shoot archery, roast s’mores, and exploring God’s creation with old and new friends through Bible Study and fun.

Classic Camp Ages 9-14
June 24-June29
July 8-July 13
July 29-August 3
Cost $430

Children’s Camp Ages 6-8
June 24-June29
July 15-July 20
July 29-August 3
​Cost $430


Excited about the fun at camp but not ready to stay a week?  These sessions offer the same activities as a full week of exploration camp, and are designed to make sure that everyone can enjoy camp, no matter their age.
Discovery Camp
Ages 6-8
June 24-June 26
June 27-June 29
July 8-July 10
July 11-July 13
Cost $200



Live it up like you’re nocturnal during this week of midnight madness! Sleep all day and stay out all night while you learn about the night life of animals, go behind the scenes at a late night restaurant, and learn about the stars and God’s creativity on an AWE-stronomy hike.
Ages 9-14
July 15-July 20
Cost $480


Hold onto your hats because this week at Horse camp is a wild ride!  Spend time every day at Eagles Wings Equestrian Center in Kirkland, Illinois
getting to know your new trusty steed and learning how to ride like a champion.  Eagles Wings is a Christian Equestrian center where you learn about the roles horses play in God’s Word.
Ages 9-14
June 24-June 29
July 15-July 20
Cost $590




Live sleepover style with friends, cook over a campfire, live a rustic more outdoors life but still have a cabin in the trees.  Campers grow in community and find skills they never knew they had in this week of exploration and discovery.  Allow God to transform you as you live and play in His amazing creation.
Ages 9-11
July 8-July 13
July 15-July 20
Cost $430



Explorer Camp
Live in the wilderness and make your own shelter out of what God provides. Campers learn life skills, independence, team work, and experience a new adventure.  Leave technology behind and experience God in His amazing creation.
Ages 9-14
June 24-June 29
July 15-July 20
Cost $460


Cheer Camp

Do you wish to learn the skills of a cheer leader? Does jumping, stunting and tumbling sound amazing? Whether your goal is becoming a master at jumping, tumbling, stunting,  or learning to believe in yourself, Walcamp can help you accomplish it. Walcamp’s Cheer Camp is staffed with a top quality instructor, and our talented staff is committed to helping you achieve your personal best. Campers will be working on basic cheer motions, jumps, stunting and tumbling. Techniques will be based on the level of the campers.  Campers will create routine that will be performed on Friday during parent pick up.

Campers will work with a Professional Cheer Coach every morning from 8:30 until 11:45.

Ages 9-14
July 29-August 3
Cost $480



White Sox Baseball Camp-

Campers will work on the following skills throughout the week, reinforcing them through fun games each day:

  • Throwing
  • Hitting
  • Bunting
  • Fielding
  • Pitching
  • Base-running


Kids of all skill levels and experience are welcome!  Campers will be divided by age and skill level, so instruction will be tailored to your child.

Professional coaches from the White Sox organization have helped build this summer camp program, and the student to instructor ratio will be 10:1 or less.  All players will be divided by age and ability level.  

Each camper will also receive the following:

  • Six (6) White Sox tickets
  • Summer camp t-shirt
  • White Sox Youth Academy baseball cap
  • Evaluation report
  • Graduation certificate 
  • An EXCLUSIVE Tour of Guaranteed Rate Field!  Each camp participant, along with one guest, will have the opportunity to parade around the warning track of the field and go on a behind-the-scenes tour of the Press Box and Magellan Scout Lounge as well as enjoy a Q&A session with a White Sox radio or TV personality, coach and a current White Sox player. 


During the week of camp, each player will participate in a special White Sox Skills Competition. The Top 40 qualifiers in each age group throughout the summer will compete in our Champions Day finals on Guaranteed Rate Field in September. 

The Baseball Portion of Camp will run from 8:30-11:30 M-Thursday.  The rest of the day will be spent doing other camp activities such as Canoeing, Archery, Swimming etc..

Week Long Sleepaway Camp
Ages 9-14
July 29-August 3
Cost $600

Training Camp + Walcamp Day Camp
Mon-Fri 8:00am thru 5:30pm
July 29-August 3
Cost $375

White Sox Acadamy Only
Mon-Thru 8:30am-11:30am
Ages 9-14
July 29-August 3
Cost $200


Paintball Camp
Get excited for a week of Paint-balling while learning about the teamwork and stragegy that goes into the game.  Spend time on each of Walcamp's paintball courses using the terrain to your advantage.  Equipment and paint is provided.
Ages 12-14
July 8-July 13
July 29-August 3
Cost $500



Teen Leaders
Our Teen Leaders (CIT) pragram is designed to help 8th and 9th graders make the transistion from camper to Junoir Staff. Participants will enjoy 1 weeks of spiritual and leadership training filled with tips on working with the cabin groups, peers and staff, followed by a week attached to a cabin group just like a Junior Staff member.
Ages 14-19-  This is a 2 Week Session
June 24-June 29 and July 8-July 13


Special Needs Camps:  Click here for more information.
Summer Special Needs Programs Dates:
July 8- July 13

July 15-July 20
July 22-July 27-- Special Needs Big Week
(Special Needs Campers Only)
July 29-August 3

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