Junior High (7th and 8th Grade) Daily Schedule

Junior High at Roughing It!

Junior High at Roughing It!

Junior High Camper Groups Sample Schedule (7th & 8th Graders)


8:50am
Arrive at the Lafayette Reservoir
9:00am
Opening Circle (announcements, bus spirit-songs, skits, assist younger bus buddies during bus spirit) all campers come together to welcome the camp day
9:30am
Group Time: Fun Run or Active Games (group warm-ups, ice breakers)
9:40am
Snack and Group Announcements (go over daily schedule,  get water, apply sunscreen, bathroom break go over group and personal goals set the day before)
10:00am
Activity Areas: Kayaking, Canoeing, Adventure, Sports, Fishing, Crafts.
10:40am
To Horseback Riding with group and counselor (group songs, games, stories, and fun bus activities) on camp bus
11:00am
English Horseback Riding Lessons or Western Trail Course Riding
11:40am
Eat Lunch with group, bathroom break and Quiet Games
12:00pm
To Swimming with group and counselor (group songs, games, stories, and fun bus activities) on camp bus
12:20pm
Change into swim suits and apply more sunscreen, bathroom break
12:30pm
Swim Clinics (H20 polo, diving, stroke improvement, water safety, endurance building, synchronized swimming)
1:20pm
Change into camp clothes and reapply sunscreen
1:30pm
To Lafayette Reservoir with group and counselor (group songs, games, stories, and fun bus activities) on camp bus
1:50pm
Group Time: group games, lanyards, friendship bracelets, skits, flag hunting
2:20pm
Daily Wrap-Up (discuss day, set group and personal goals for next day)Bathroom break
2:30pm
Closing Circle (announcements, songs, skits, games, contests, group/individual awards)
3:00pm
Depart the reservoir for home drop off or drop off sites or stay for CampPlus
3:45pm
Tell your friends and family all about the great time you had at camp


Note: Schedule varies from day to day and from group to group. All campers participate in each activity at least once each week and all campers participate in swimming 3 times each week and go riding 2-3 times a week. The schedule may also vary to accommodate special events at camp.

 

SuperChoice

Each Friday the Teen campers (6th grade - CILT) will participate in SuperChoice. This is a 2 1/2 hour program that lets older campers select and specialize in more advanced activities at their favorite program areas: western trail course riding, kayaking, adventure, rock climbing, sports and crafts. Learn more  »

 

Specialty Clinics

7th - 8th graders and CILTs also participate in specialty clinics at the Swimming and Horseback riding program areas. These are instructional workshops designed to challenge teens with sessions offered for advanced - novice levels. Our specialty clinics give teens the opportunity to specialize in a variety of activities each week and try some of our advanced activities just for older campers.

Learn more about all our teen programs »