Northern Explorers


Class Mode



6 to 11



Class Times

Program Intro

Come explore with us! Enjoy lots of fresh summer air as we explore Shakespeare, nature, art, dance, homesteading, and field sports. Campers get a little taste of everything at our explorer’s base camp. Explorer stations bring a flavorful sampling of experiences to the campers.

Camp Features

  • Entirely outdoors, weather permitting
  • Five Explorer Stations per day
  • Field trips
Activities take place Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Time Activity
9:00 Arrive & sign-in, Welcome Circle
9:15-10:00 Explorer Stations (A)
10:00-10:15 15 minute break – Water, snacks, bathrooms
10:15-11:00 Explorer Stations (B)
11:00-11:15 15 minute break – Water, snacks, bathrooms
11:15-12:00 Explorer Stations (C)
12:00-1:00 LUNCH
1:00-1:45 Explorer Stations (D)
1:45-2:00 Closing Circle
2:00 Pick-up & sign-out
  • Shakespeare
  • Nature & Art
  • Classical Dance
  • Chess
  • Face Painting
  • Field Games
  • Archery & Slingshot
  • Woodcraft & Weaving
  • Seeds & Sourdough
  • Swordsmanship
  • Horseback
  • Hiking

We will host two field trips during the session.

On the first Friday, we will take the children hiking at the Middletown Reservoir Trails. On the second Friday, we will take the children to Rolling Stone Ranch for horseback riding.


Adventure Program director

For 15 years, Mr. Al Whitted was the owner and director of an adventure camp. Prior to joining Northern Academy of the Arts, Mr. Whitted was also the program director of an NC traditional day camp.

Program Features

Session 2

July 11 to July 22, 2022

Day Camp: $1860

Session 3
2 weeks

July 25 to August 5, 2022

Day Camp: $1860

special offer

Sibling Discount