A character camp for children with special needs and mental health needs. The camp is filled with outdoor activities, ropes course elements, aquatics, crafts, games, campfires, and more! We meet many childrens' individual needs.
Camp Character is a three night, four day camp for children with special needs. It is located in northern Minnesota and the cabins are overlooking Eagle Lake. The campers will participate in high and low ropes course activities, including a zip line. They will learn character skills such as etiquette, communication, team building, trust, confidence, and much more. It is an outdoor based, hand-on environment that is staff by teachers, social workers, and highly trained staff. It is a 4:1 ratio and we are accredited by American Camp Association. We have been in existence since 2006 and the campers continue to return each summer. We are here to serve youth with special needs, focus on their strengths, and give them character skills to succeed.
Activities and Features
Accommodating Special Needs Attention Deficit Disorder Behavior Disorder Learning Disability
Religious Emphasis None
Outdoor Activities Ropes Course
Individual Sports Tennis
Team Sports Basketball Volleyball
Water Sports Recreational Swimming Canoeing Fishing Kayaking
Arts and Crafts General Arts and Crafts
Other Activities Team building character skills self-advocacy transition IEP information friendship skills confidence trust
Location & Contact Information
Camp Address 13240 County Road 40
Park Rapids MN, 56470 United States
Winter Address 24250 Shady Ridge Drive
Laporte, MN, 56461 United States