Camp McDowell

Category: Adventure Camps, Christian Camps, Overnight Camps, Special Needs Camps, Summer Fun

Current and former campers alike will tell you that Camp McDowell fosters a welcoming, Christian community in which an enthusiastic staff supports young people's growth and development of an abiding respect for each other and the world around them. At Camp McDowell we show the way the world could be through worship, learning, rest, and play in the beauty of God’s Backyard. Join us at Camp McDowell this summer for one or more of our great camps!

*Summer Camp on Clear Creek: a faith based traditional summer camp from grades 1st - 12th

*Bethany's Kids: an inclusion camp for campers of all abilities grades

*Special Session: an adult inclusion camp for adults of all abilities age 19 and older

*Youth Folk Camp: a folk art, music, and agriculture based camp rising 5th to 12th graders

The McDowell Camp and Conference Center is a ministry of the Episcopal Churches in the Diocese of Alabama. Our mission is to spread the gospel by lifting up intentional camp community, the care of creation, the gift of inclusion, and the joy of creativity and play.

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Address: 105 Delong Rd. Nauvoo, AL 35578
Phone 1: 205-387-1806
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Gender: Coed
Minimum Age: 5
Maximum Age: Any Age
Year Established: SINCE 1923 - Celebrating our 100th year!
Average Cost Per Week:

Pricing begins at $165 per weekend/week sessions and varies depending on camp selection. Submit registration forms and the $50 deposit to register for the session. The full balance is due 10 days prior to the first day of the session.

Camp Length: Weekend and one week sessions available
Season Starts: May 26, 2023
Season Ends: August 6, 2023
Camp Activities: Active Learning Games, Aerobics & Exercise, Aquatic Activities, Art, Arts & Crafts, Baseball & Softball, Basketball, Camping Skills & Outdoor Living, Canoeing, Challenge - Rope Courses, Chess, Climbing & Rappelling, Community Service, Cooking, Counselor Training (CIT), Dance, Drawing & Painting, Farming - Ranching - Gardening, Fishing, Football, General Sports, Giant Swings, Hiking, Lego, Music, Painting, Recreational Swimming, Religious Study, Rope Course, Soccer, Swimming, Talent Show, Team Building, Team Field Sports, Wilderness
Financial Aid: Yes

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