Camp of the Rising Son

Category: Adventure Camps, Canoeing Camps, Christian Camps, Fishing Camps, Kayaking Camps, Multisport Camps, Overnight Camps, Swimming Camps, Wilderness Camps

For over 35 years, thousands of campers have come from all over the country to experience a week of life-changing fun! Camp of the Rising Son is a Christ-centered summer camp for youth ages 6-17 committed to sharing the life-changing love of Christ through creation, relationship and fun. Located just off the historic Natchez Trace Parkway in French Camp, MS, it is nestled on over 300 acres of scenic woodlands and beautiful Lake Ann.

At Camp of the Rising Son campers unplug from technology, make new friends, build character and grow confidence, while making lifelong memories! CRS strives to consistently exceed the highest standards for operating a fun, adventure-packed, summer camp program. Camp of the Rising Son voluntarily maintains accreditation with the American Camp Association®. Available options include Overnight Camps (ages 7-12) or Day Camps (ages 6-10) where campers personalize their week by selecting from 20+ fun activities including horseback, sailing, archery, and more! Each overnight camper participates in a fun theme night (changes weekly), overnight cabin camp-out, silly skits, water slide, guys’/girls’ night out, s’mores, Passion Play, swimming, cabin devotions, games, and more! Teens choose from Rafting Adventures, Horse Camp, and Camp Intern Adventure!

2019 Summer Camp Dates

Overnight Camp - $515 Ages 7-12

Week 1 June 9-15

Week 2 June 16-22

Week 3 June 23-29

Week 4 June 30-July 6

Week 5 July 7-13

Week 6 July 14-20

Day Camp - $275 ages 6-10 (Monday-Friday only)

Week 2 June 17-21

Week 3 June 24-28

Week 5 July 8-12

Teen Camps

Adventure Trips 

$665 Ages 13-15

*max 12 per trip

Girls 1 June 16 - 22

Boys 1 June 23 - 29

Girls 2 July 7 - 13

Boys 2 July 14 - 20

Horse Camp

$515 GIRLS Ages 13-15

July 22 - 27

Address: 444 Lake Rd, French Camp, MS 39745
Phone 1: 662-547-6169
Email: Click to email us
Web: Click to visit us online
Gender: Coed
Minimum Age: 6
Maximum Age: 17
Year Established: 1980
Lodging Available: Open air cabins
Average Cost Per Week:

Day Camp- $275 per week
Overnight Camp- $515 per week

Camp Length: 6 week-long sessions
Camp Days: Day Camp is Monday - Friday / Overnight Camp is Sunday - Saturday
Season Starts: June 9, 2019
Season Ends: July 20, 2019
Camp Activities: Archery, Art, Camping Skills & Outdoor Living, Dance, Horseback Riding (Western), Kayaking, Nature & Environmental Studies, Pottery, Rope Course, Sailing, Swimming
Financial Aid: Yes
Camp Accreditation: American Camp Association, Association of Christian Camps and Conferences
Additional Information: Online Registration Form

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