Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about camp?

WHAT IF MY CAMPER HAS MEDICATIONS?

  • Campers must have completed Health Form brought with when going through camper’s check in.
  • ALL medications must be given to a Dove Creek Counselor in their original containers during check in.
  • Prescribed medications must be clearly marked with the child’s name, medication, and physicians name.

HOW LONG IS THE CAMP DAY?

Camp hours are from 8:30AM to 4:30PM. Early drop off is 7:30AM and late pick up is 5:30PM.

WHAT IS THE RATIO OF STAFF TO CAMPERS?

At no time does our ratio exceed 10 campers to 1 counselor.

WHAT KIND OF TRAINING DO COUNSELORS GO THROUGH?

  • Each Dove Creek Day Camp counselor goes through a week long staff training going over all aspects of camp including all activities, safety protocols and what to do in the event of emergency.
  • Each Dove Creek Day Camp counselor is CPR certified.

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE CAMP PRICE?

Camp fee’s include a Dove Creek Day Camp shirt, access to the best week of summer through activities such as archery, kayaking, gaga ball, swimming and so much more.

WHAT DO WATER DAYS ENTAIL?

  • Water days at Dove Creek are a blast! Being located on Grapevine Lake we have the unique opportunity to kayak, swim and tube on the lake.
  • ALL campers and counselors are required to have a life jacket on during all water day activities.

WHAT TIME IS CHECK IN AND CHECK OUT?

  • Check in begins at 8:15AM, for those who have opted for early drop off you may check in your child at 7:30AM.
  • Check out begins at 4:30PM, for those who have opted for late pick up you may check out your child at 5:30PM or before.

WHAT IF I NEED TO PICK UP MY CHILD EARLY?

We want to be as prepared as possible for your arrival. If you need to pick your camper up at a different time than our normal check out time please fill out the Early Release Form and bring it to camp at check-in or you may fill it out at camper check-in.

HOW LONG DOES MY CAMPER HAVE TO EAT LUNCH?

We will have a 45-minute lunch period each day. Please send your child with a sack lunch and a drink.