Give your son or daughter a week-long opportunity to build new friendships and discover hidden talents. With 100 years under our belt, we know how to harness the transformative power of sleep-away camp.
WHAT PARENTS SAY
Camp Fitch is a family tradition now. It helps the kids develop independence and self-esteem. They are able to survive without their parents and enjoy themselves immensely. In school, teachers can tell kids who have had these kinds of experiences. It adds richness to their character.
I think it's a great experience to be away from the city, cell phones, TV, and anything related to electronic. Camp Fitch is a great outdoor experience and it's also a great time for children to experience being away from home, gaining some independence, and learning how to follow the lead of another adult besides the ones their every day world.
I have very fond memories of summer camp as a child and I want that for our kids. We love that Camp Fitch is on Lake Erie and that you offer activities that allow the kids to enjoy the lake. We're happy about the values that are taught and followed at Camp Fitch, and feel that our kids return each year a little better than when they arrived.
Camp offers a wide variety of activities; inclusion of others (diversity of campers; staff, freedom to choose activities and make decisions independently; opportunity for group living (mine is an only child); rustic nature of camp setting through living and being outdoors; opportunity to be away from technology/tv/phone and to be fully present without ...
Camp has been a great chance for her to totally be herself. No one has any preconceived notions about who she is. She totally came out of her shell last year at camp, after not being so sure if she wanted to attend. There was never a question about if she would attend again. She just loved it.