Summer Camps GSEP offers three 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! 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. Spark Spring/Summer 2015 Camp Guide is here! Download it now to check out all the adventures waiting for you and get ready for your best summer yet! Resident Camps Camp Laughing Waters Camp Mosey Wood 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 build your teamwork skills on our new low (4th grade and above) and high (6th grade and above) ropes courses, test your accuracy with frisbee 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. 2015 New Wow Factors: Frisbee golf, low and high ropes courses! Update: We’ve added additional sessions to popular offerings at Camp Laughing Waters, check them out here! Camp Mosey Wood: Join the adventure at Camp Mosey Wood this summer! Challenge yourself on our new dueling zip line (6th grade and above), enjoy Stand Up Paddleboards on beautiful Mosey Wood Pond, hike our 425- acre Pocono property, find your mark with archery (4th grade and above) and enjoy tons of other traditional camp activities as well. In addition to your chosen theme, all girls experience traditional camp activities including swimming and boating on a daily basis (weather permitting), cookouts, campfire, nature, science, climbing wall (4th grade and above), teambuilding activities, and wishing candles. All girls sleep in platform tents. 2015 New Wow Factors: Zip lines across the lake, low and high ropes courses, and climbing tower! Update: We’ve added additional sessions to popular offerings at Camp Mosey Wood, check them out here! Camp Wood Haven: Make this your best summer ever by exploring a wide selection of activities that Camp Wood Haven has to offer! Whether you enjoy horseback riding, taking care of alpacas, shooting archery (4th grade and above) a climbing wall (bouldering for all campers, bouldering and climbing for 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! Girls in grades 6-12 design their own activities in the “Older Girl Option” Monday- Thursday. Campers may live in a tent, Adirondack shelter, or tree house with beds and mattresses, sharing shelters with 3-5 other girls. 2015 New Wow Factors: Western horseback riding weeks, extended camp season, combination weeks with Mosey Wood, and more alpacas! Day Camps Mountain House: Hidden away in a wooded sanctuary in Lehigh County, Mountain House offers a range of programs perfect for first-time campers and seasoned experts. 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 at Mountain House! 2015 New Wow Factors: Pottery Kiln, gaga pit, ZUMBA ®, traveling programs, and more fun for cooks. Shelly Ridge: 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, swim, have fun with archery, play gaga, and create cool crafts, all while making new friends! 2015 New Wow Factors: Fun with STEM, low ropes course, WOW ways to get creative, overnight option for select programs, and “soft” archery for brownies! Valley Forge: Come join the fun at Valley Forge Day Camp! Play gaga, explore nature in our Nature Shack, enjoy archery (traditional archery for 4th grade and up, beginner’s ‘soft’ archery for Brownies), swim, cook up new dishes, create art projects in our art studio, and take a break from the heat with other fun indoor activities! 2015 New Wow Factors: Karaoke, more opportunities to earn badges, “soft” archery for Brownies, overnight option for select weeks, and more cooking for Top Chefs!