North Carolina Summer Camps

Can We Visit North Carolina Summer Camps Before Signing Up?

Yes, of course. We offer multiple open houses and tours each year. All tours are led by our summer camp staff. However, if our open house dates are not convenient for your schedule, please contact our office to set up a private tour with one of our camp staff any day of the week. We want to make sure our camp is the right fit for your child, and they are excited about the thought of attending.

Where Is Camp Friendship Located?

Camp Friendship is a coed summer camp located among the Blu Ridge Mountains in Palmyra VA. We welcome campers and staff from all over the world, which provide opportunities for each camper to learn about different cultures and traditions. Enjoy the beautiful weather in a serene nature setting that will be home to lifelong memories for all of our campers.

How Much Do North Carolina Summer Camps Cost?

The cost of summer camps in North Carolina varies based on specific individual factors such as the type of camp and the number of sessions attending. However, we offer a variety of programs including our junior village, senior village, equestrian camp for girls, and counselor in training programs. All of these different programs have their own rates and fees.

What If My Child Gets Homesick At Summer Camp?

north carolina summer campsIt is perfectly normal for campers to begin missing home, especially if it is there first time being away. However, this can be an important part of their camp experience, as it may help develop a feeling of self-esteem and independence. Luckily, Camp Friendship is a safe place for campers to experience these emotions. Many of our counselors were once homesick campers themselves, so they are understanding and highly trained in working with your child.

Finding North Carolina Summer Camps

In conclusion, our team at Camp Friendship are experts in sleepaway camp. We are here to answer any questions or concerns you may have regarding residential camps and summer camps in Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Contact Camp Friendship to schedule a free consultation today. Call now (434) 589-8950.

Residential Camp North Carolina

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Camp Friendship is a highly acclaimed residential camp for children ages 7-16 who live in North Carolina. Here at Camp Friendship, there is something for everyone! Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, we offer an opportunity to experience the best time possible.

Camp Friendship offers programs that teach campers many life skills. Some of the skills gained are

  • Responsibility
  • Building positive values
  • Increased self-esteem
  • Making new friendships
  • Gaining social competence
  • Learn to work as part of a team

Why choose our residential camp?

Our campers ALWAYS come first! We are active leaders in the camping industry. In addition, we take pride in being a member of the American Camp Association. Skills we have mastered over the years are child development, meaningful social interactions, quality programming, and safety protocols. We never settle and always strive to create the best environment possible for each and every child.

Since 1966, campers have been able to experience a summer focused on responsibility, independence, and making individual choices. We have over 40 activities, so campers can create their own summer fun and adventure! See for yourself what Camp Friendship’s residential camp in Virginia can do for your child from North Carolina.


Camp Friendship offers a residential camp. If you have any questions pertaining to summer camp, sleepaway camp, overnight camp, coed summer camp, horseback riding camp, tennis summer camp, or residential camp in North Carolina, Washington DC, Maryland, Virginia, or Pennsylvania, contact Camp Friendship at: 1 (800) 873-3223 or (434) 589-8950.

Available Residential Camp Washington DC

Residential camp

Camp Friendship is a highly-acclaimed residential camp for children who live in Washington DC ages 7-16. Here at Camp Friendship’s residential camp, there is something for everyone! Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, we offer an opportunity to experience the best summer possible.

We have been around a long time

Since 1966, campers have been able to experience a summer focused on responsibility, independence and making individual choices. We have 35 activities, so campers can create their own summer fun and adventure!

Programs

Junior Village

A warm and welcoming home-away-from-home for our 7-12 year-old campers. Junior Village provides a fun, inclusive and positive environment that encourages children to be themselves.

Senior Village

A great place for teens to have their own space on camp. Our Senior Villages are co-ed, with boys and girls cabins located on opposite sides of the village. For ages 13-16.
Senior Village 1 is for our younger teenagers, while Senior Village 2 houses our oldest teens.

Equestrian Camp

A full day equestrian program for girls who LOVE horses. For girls ages 9-16.

Counselor in Training

Our campers love their time at Camp Friendship that they eventually become counselors themselves! For that reason, we have Counselor in Training for boys and girls ages 15-17.

See for yourself what Camp Friendship’s residential camp can do for your child.


Camp Friendship offers a residential camp. If you have any questions pertaining to summer camp, sleepaway camp, overnight camp, coed summer camp, horseback riding camp, tennis summer camp, or residential camp in Washington DC, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, or Pennsylvania, contact Camp Friendship at: 1 (800) 873-3223 or (434) 589-8950.