Summer Camps GSEP offers four residents camps and three day camps. With new activities and amenities at all of our camps, there’s something new for every girl this summer at camp! Check out all the camp programs here. You can register for camps by signing into the Online Registration System, or creating an account if you do not yet have one, and then signing up for camp. You do not need to already be a Girl Scout to come to camp, so be sure to tell you friends about all the fun they can have with us this summer! What will you do this summer? The opportunities are endless at Girl Scout camp! Resident Camps Camp Laughing Waters Camp Mosey Wood Camp Shelly Ridge Camp Wood Haven Day Camps Mountain House Shelly Ridge Valley Forge Resident Camps Camp Laughing Waters: Get moving at Camp Laughing Waters this summer as you become one of the first to play in our new activity center, climb to new heights on our climbing wall, build your teamwork skills on our low ropes (4th grade and above) and high ropes (6th grade and above) courses, test your accuracy with disc golf, explore camp trails by horseback, swim into the night in our lighted pool, play a round of gaga, be on target at archery, create crafts at our art barn, hike throughout our 460 acres and much more. In addition to your chosen program theme, all campers will participate in traditional camp activities (weather permitting) which may include swimming, arts and crafts, cookouts, campfires, hikes, nature activities, singing, and games. 2016 New WOW Factors: New Activity Center, Indoor Climbing Wall! Camp Mosey Wood: Come join the adventure on the water, in the air, and everywhere in between, while exploring the 425 acres in the Poconos that Camp Mosey Wood has to offer. Challenge yourself to bouldering, wall climbing (4th grade and above), the challenge tower (6th grade and above), and amazing 900+ feet dueling zip lines (6th grade and above). Enjoy Mosey Wood Pond by boat as you row, sail, Stand Up Paddleboard and more. Enjoy swimming? Try our Aquatower and Wibit obstacle course (see swiming prerequisites for all water activities). The fun doesn’t stop there, as you will also participate in traditional camp activities, including archery (4th grade and above) cooking over a campfire, science exploration, environmental education, and hiking to name a few. All campers enjoy swimming and boating daily (weather permitting) plus end of the session Mosey Wood tradition known as wishing candles. All girls sleep in platform tents. 2016 New Wow Factors:More Adventure Challenges, New Modern Lodge Shelly Ridge Resident Camp : New for the 2016 summer and nestled in the woods right outside Philadelphia, Shelly Ridge Resident Camp allows you to bring your creative ideas to life. Specializing in small age-specific single-themed sessions, Shelly Ridge Resident Camp is ideal for both the first-time resident camper and those looking for a week with a more focused theme. With programs ranging from culinary exploration to tracking the night sky, there is something for everyone! You will be amongst the first to enjoy our newly built amenities as you stay in our air-conditioned lodge and participate in all that our activity center has to offer (some activities are grade-dependent). Additionally, you will enjoy challenging yourself on the low ropes course (fourth grade and above), aiming high with archery, swimming daily, cooking breakfast with your new friends, experiencing a variety of traditional and non-traditional camp dining experiences and much more. Wow Factors: New Activity Center, Indoor Climbing Wall, New Science Programs, New Modern Lodge Camp Wood Haven: Make this your best summer ever by exploring the wide selection of activities that Camp Wood Haven has to offer! Whether you enjoy horseback riding, taking care of alpacas, shooting archery (2nd grade and above), challenging yourself on our low ropes course (4th grade and above), having fun with arts and crafts, practicing your swimming strokes, taking trips out of camp, or learning leadership skills, we have an adventure for you! New 2016 Wow Factors: Tree Climbing Adventures, Curly Pool Slide, Tweedale Covered Wagons, Refurbished Riding Ring Day Camps Camp Mountain House: Hidden away in a wooded sanctuary in Lehigh County, Mountain House offers a thrilling blend of programs for every age group from the first-time camper to seasoned expert. Create in our art center, have fun singing songs, and get active playing games. Splash in the pool (offsite), perform on the stage, or get messy with science. Outdoor cooking, nature activities, archery (4th grade and older), and ZUMBA will keep you busy the rest of the week. Ready to make lots of new friends and memories? Join us! Shelly Ridge Day Camp: Imagine a wooded oasis right in your backyard. At Shelly Ridge Day Camp, located in Montgomery County just outside Philadelphia, you’ll be close to home but feel a million miles away. Explore 113 acres of meadows and woodlands, play in our new activity center, swim, have fun with archery (soft archery second grade and above, traditional archery 4th grade and above), play gaga, and create cool crafts, ascend from our new climbing wall (4th grade and above), and balance on our low ropes course (fourth grade and above) all while making new friends! Valley Forge Day Camp : Get creative this summer at Valley Forge Day Camp! Indoors, take a break from the heat to create masterpieces in the art studio, make music with the boomwackers, and cook up tasty dishes in the kitchens. Head outside to splash in the pool, play gaga, test your limits on our new low ropes course, and practice your archery skills (traditional archery for 4th grade and up, beginners ‘soft’ archery for Brownies). Join us this summer at Valley Forge as you earn badges, make memories and the best of friends!