Best Family Summer Camps

1. Wonder Valley Family Camp - Sanger, CA

2. Family Camp at Camp Lake Hubert - Lake Hubert, MN

3. Lair of the Golden Bear Family Camp - Pinecrest, California

4. Takodah Camp, Keene, NH

5. Deer Valley YMCA Camp, Fort Hills, PA

6. Medomak Camp for Families, Washington, ME

7. Trout Lodge, Potosi, MO

8. YMCA Camp Seafarer, Arapahoe, NC

9. Farm & Wilderness Camp, Plymouth, VT

10. Cheley Colorado Camps, Estes Park, CO

11. Summer Family Adventure - Calloway Gardens, GA
Forest Home
, Forest Falls, CA


Honorable Mention

Common Ground Center - Starksboro, Vermont
Family Camps celebrating diversity and community.

Family Camp Nawakwa YMCA - Lac du Flambeau, WI
The camp is nestled in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, which is home to the Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians.

Cherrystone Camping Resort - Virginia
Tons of activities! Unbelievably thorough welcome center, general store, farm stand and bait and tackle shop!

Mount Hermon Family Camps - California
Camps include a network of cables and sky bridges give adventurers a unique opportunity, high above the forest floor, to experience the flora and fauna as never before.

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Lair of the Golden Bear Family Camp - Pinecrest, California
Nestled deep in the Stanislaus National Forest at Pinecrest, California, you'll find the Lair of the Golden Bear — an unforgettable summer vacation spot owned and operated by the Cal Alumni Association since 1949. A special home-away-from-home for Cal alumni, families and friends, this beautiful mountain retreat allows campers to unwind in the spectacular Sierra Nevada Mountains without worrying about cooking, cleaning, or what to do with the kids.
Our Kid Magazine's Top 10 National Parks

1. Glacier National Park, Montana

2. Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico

3. Yellowstone, Wyoming

4. Sequoia/Kings Canyon National Park, California

5. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

6. Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

7. Everglades National Park, Florida

8. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

9. Olympic National Park, Washington

10. Mesa Verde, Colorado

This listing of the Top Ten Family Summer Camps is constantly being revised as we experience and learn new things about different camps across the country. So, if you feel we are missing one, please email us and let us know!