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Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

* Post updated April 2015 with 2015 dates.*

What are your plans for your son this Summer? A long boring Summer in front of the TV? Consider sending your son on an adventure of a lifetime that will change him physically, socially, and spiritually at Camp Rockmont, a summer camp for boys.

Check out what a day is like at Camp Rockmont:

Boys from across the world have been choosing Camp Rockmont for the past 58 years for a life-changing adventurous camp designed just for boys in Black Mountain,  North Carolina. Close enough to drive from Ohio, it is the perfect choice for families with boys ages 6-17.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

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Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Camp Rockmont is an interdenominational Christian summer camp for boys that delivers the adventure boys are designed for through exciting experiences in the beautiful setting next to the Black Mountains. Camp Rockmont is located on 550 acres of secluded property with the 20 acre private Lake Eden. Surrounded by the Pisgah National Forest wilderness, Camp Rockmont is just 15 miles east of Ashville, NC.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for BoysCamp Rockmont is the ultimate in summer camp! I have very fond, vivid memories of summer camp as a child. It was the most exciting part of summer for me growing up – even more so than vacation! It was at summer camp where I made friends that have lasted more than 25 years, memories that will last a lifetime, and it is where I first began a real, personal relationship with God. Camp Rockmont is the summer camp that I plan to send my son to in the coming years.Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for BoysAt Camp Rockmont, your son will have an adventure of a lifetime with age-appropriate challenges where he will learn new skills, he will gain self confidence, self-reliance, respect for himself and others, and a greater understanding of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.

Camp Rockmont is all about building strong, resilient young men. They believe that boys are designed to respond to challenge and adventure in order to grow physically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually. Camp Rockmont delivers that opportunity each summer for boys ages 6-17.

Activities and Skills Learned at Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Each camp is broken up into ages and so are the challenges. Each challenge is designed for personal growth and whole-person development, giving your son the self-confidence for challenges big and small in their future.  It is a way for boys to discover things about themselves that they could never discover in a classroom or at home.

Everyday, you son will have the chance to experience a new skill activity to participate in including Lacrosse, Weight Lifting, Blacksmithing, Trap Shooting,  Soccer, Swimming, Air Riflery, Canoeing, Guitar, Tennis, Fly Fishing, Homesteading, Horseback Riding, Photography, Rock Climbing, Rocketry, Sailing, Paddle-boarding, and more.

Each skill that your son participates in is designed for their age, with these three elements to benefit their whole self.

  1. Complexity to engage mind
  2. Fun enough to engage their spirit
  3. Life lesson to engage their soul

Group Activities at Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

There are also group activities that bring kids together for fun including including the exciting Waterfront, which is the first thing you’ll see upon entering Camp Rockmont.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys
Waterfront at Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Camp Rockmont is a call to adventure! Your son will get beyond himself and into the unknown where he will develop friendships, confidence, and have the most exciting time doing it! There are daily group building activities that include the iconic Waterfront Toys – blob, turtle, log, gully washer, Capture the Flag, Campouts, Relay Games, Talent Shows, Water Basketball, Slip ‘n’ Sliding, Zip-Lining, and more.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Your son will develop friendships and confidence that they will take home with them. During group time, your son will be participating with their team in the very popular Tribal Activities.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for BoysBoys dive into the adventure, team-building, and competition. At Camp Rockmont, your son is encouraged for who he is and challenged to discover who he can become as an individual and team player.

Camp Rockmont is a Christian Summer Camp for Boys

Camp Rockmont interdenominational Christian summer camp for boys. Your son will be challenged to spiritual development in age appropriate ways.  At Camp Rockmont, boys know that they are loved by God. They have the opportunity to experience God’s beautiful creation as well as learn to listen for God in this breath-taking setting. Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys
Each morning begins with an age-appropriate devotion time and energetic songs. Your son will learn more about God through stories from the Bible and devotions at various times throughout the day, including in their outdoor cathedral. Your son will be challenged to understand what is God trying to say to them through scripture for their life right now.

Camp Rockmont Christian Summer Camp for Boys

Don’t underestimate the ability and desire for children and teens to fully know and love God.  I remember the challenges that I was given at Christian summer camps when I was growing up as if it was yesterday. It was a sweet, spiritual time in my young life that shaped who I am today.

More on Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Boys from all over the world converge at Camp Rockmont for an unforgettable adventure, returning every Summer, generation after generation. Your son will be stretched to mature socially, emotionally, physically, and spiritually with skilled counselors in a safe, outdoor setting.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

With all the adventure at hand, parents can relax in knowing that Camp Rockmont has been accredited by the American Camp Association since 1961 for safe and professional practices in all aspects of the camp experience including the location, food, healthy, programs, and staff.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

Register for Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys

It is time to dive in! Get your son away from TV and into something bigger, something new, and adventure of a lifetime this year at Camp Rockmont.

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys
Register your son Camp Rockmont Summer 2015 for a summer he will never forget!

  • Starter Camp (Ages 6-10) June 7 – June 12
  • Classic Camp (Ages 7-16) June 14 – June 26, June 28 -July 10, July 12 – July 24, or July 26 – Aug 7
  • Base Camp (Ages 11-16) June 7 – June 26
  • Summit Camp (Ages 11-16) June 28 – July 24
  • Catalyst Program (Ages 16- 17)  June 14 – June 26, June 28 – July 10, July 12-July 24, or July 26 – Aug 7

Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for BoysCamp Rockmont also offers a variety of other programs including Day Camps for boys and girls that live locally as well as a Father/Son Weekend too.Camp Rockmont Summer Camp for Boys
Camp Rockmont
375 Lake Eden Road
Black Mountain,  North Carolina 28711
828.686.3885

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Camp Rockmont is close enough to Ohio to drive, about 7 hours from Akron or a short 2-1/2 hour flight.

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