Open Houses

Open Houses

Open Houses are a great opportunity for families to see our site and try out camp activities. 

Enjoy fun camp activities including fishing, crafts, sports, and camp games. Take a tour of our site and the Lafayette Reservoir. Meet our directors Ann, Hobie, and Amy, along with some of our great summer staff. Friends and family members of all ages are welcome.

Spring 2019 Open House Dates

  • Saturday, May 4th
  • Saturday, June 1st


10am – 1pm: Tours & Activities at the Lafayette Reservoir

Take a tour of camp, meet our staff, and try some camp activities. Located at the Lafayette Reservoir.


1pm: Camp Show at our Camp Office

For families who would like to know about 4 & 8 Week Day Camp in more depth. Learn more about our swimming and riding activities and sites, which are not part of the Open House tours. Located at our Camp Office in Lafayette.

Checking In

Check in at our greeter table to receive a schedule of activities. Sign up for a tour and fishing sessions. Fishing sessions run every half hour and tours run every 20 minutes – sign in early to guarantee your spot in a tour/session. Families can join all other camp activities at any time.

Parking at the Lafayette Reservoir

There is plenty of day parking and limited metered parking at the Reservoir, so please bring either quarters for the meter or $7 cash for all day parking. Credit cards are also accepted for meter and day parking. The meters cost $0.25 every 15 minutes. Directions to the Reservoir »

Where to Meet

Park at the far left end of the parking lot. Walk up the paved road toward the playground structure. Our greeter table will be in the grass field on the right.  Look for staff in gold shirts.

What to Wear

Dress for the outdoors! Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers or hiking shoes. Bring a jacket or raincoat if rain or wind is in the forecast. Dress children in clothing for play.

Wet Weather Plan

Come to the event rain or shine! If wet weather is in the forecast, we will email you before the event with our Wet Weather Schedule. Please be prepared to be outdoors, wear appropriate shoes, rain gear and jackets. See our wet weather plan »