colorado summer camp

Add your camp to our Denver Summer Camp Guide 2018

Mile High Mamas will soon be launching our Denver Summer Camp Guide 2018. Now through March 1 you may post your listing for free: milehighmamas.com/places/camps We have other affordable advertising options available as well. Be sure to email us themilehighmamas [at] gmail [dot] com. Bring on summer!

Important ways to know if your child is ready for overnight camp

If you are a first-timer to camp there are many things that I, as a camp director, would want you to do in preparation for your child’s summer camp adventure.  First and maybe most importantly, is choosing the right camp.  There are questions that every parent should ask before deciding on a camp for their child.  Is the camp accredited by the American Camp Association? If not, why not? Is the camp a licensed childcare provider? How long has the leadership staff been in place? What is the process for interviewing and hiring counselors? Is every staff member subject to a background check related to criminal history, professional experience and competence, and personal character? What are the ratios of staff-to-camper for the camp? Often times when parents pepper me with these...

Colorado Summer Camp 101: Our Top Picks As Seen on 9News!

I appeared on 9News talking about one of my favorite topics: summer camp! (Watch the segment here). With so many different choices, how do parents and kids decide what they should do? What Camp Should I Choose? There are literally hundreds of choices for camps for kids in Colorado, whether you choose a day camp or overnight.  Our day camps are divided alphabetically due to the sheer number of listings. Be sure to browse through all the options and remember not to delay. Many camps fill quickly and believe it or not, summer is right around the corner. Let  the countdown (and fun!) begin. Colorado Overnight Summer Camp Guide 2014 4 Things Every Parent Should Know When Choosing the Right Summer Camp  I sat down with Avid4Adventure’s owner David Secunda who believes kids r...

Summer Camp 2014: Colorado Day Camp Guide, N-Z

Colorado’s summer day camp listings are so extensive that we had to divide them into three different alphabetized categories. In “D-Z” you’ll find everything from Pinocchio Camp to Pop Star Music Camp to a Prairie Safari to Urban Farm to dance camp to Make-a-Movie to an Unprincess Camp. Don’t miss: Colorado Overnight Summer Camp Guide 2014  Summer Camp Guide 2014: Colorado Day Camp Guide, A-C   Summer Camp 2014: Colorado Day Camp, D-M   ======   Summer Camp 2014: Colorado Day Camp Guide, N-Z Nature’s Beauty Art Camp July 21-25 Spend days creating paintings along with such amazing fiber project as sun printing, crayon batiks and silk screening. Cost: $45 for half day; $100 for full day. Age range: 7-12; 1299 Washington Ave., Suite 180,...