Activities

Camp Belknap offers a variety of activities to allow for the opportunity for each boy to thrive. Each Belknap boy chooses their own activities based on their likes, abilities and desire to learn. The activity schedule is posted in each cabin and leaders announce upcoming activities at meals. Below is a list of many of the activities that a camper can participate in.

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

  • Archery
    Art
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Boating
    Camp specific activities such as Bizou Ball
    Camping
    Canoeing
    Climbing Tower
    Crafts
    Fishing
    Football – flag
    Golf
    Hiking off-camp
    Inter Camp Competition (at camp and away)
    Kayaking
    Lacrosse
    Low Ropes
    Mini-Golf
    Music
    Nature
    Riflery
    Sailing
    Snorkeling
    Soccer
    Softball
    Street Hockey
    Swimming*
    Tennis
    Theatre
    Trips (for example, to a local farm)
    Tubing
    Vespers/Chapel
    Volleyball
    Water Games
    Waterskiing
    Woodcraft
    Woodworking

*Swimming opportunities and lessons are available throughout the session to help develop the lifelong skill of swimming and advance in learning more strokes. Belknap offers the YMCA progressive swim program. Campers are encouraged but not required to swim.

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      PO Box 1546
      Wolfeboro, NH 03894

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      Mirror Lake, NH 03853

      PHONE
      603-569-3475

      EMAIL
      admincb@campbelknap.org

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Communications

All communications related to COVID-19 and plans for summer 2021 will be posted here.

Visitors

Permission is required to visit camp during the non-summer months/“off season.” Please click below for detailed information on visiting camp. When camp is in session, for the safety of our campers and staff, visitors will be limited and updated information will be provided here.

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Response to Positive Test

Belknap’s medical advisory group is developing a detailed plan for symptomatic and positive tests during camp sessions. This plan will include plans for isolation, quarantine, contact tracing, and care of campers/staff.

COVID Testing

Camp Belknap plans to include testing as a part of the 2021 plan for entry/admittance, diagnostic (symptoms) and surveillance. The exact timing, type of testing and logistics are being reviewed and will be announced as decisions are made. Belknap is aware that types of tests and criteria for their use are continuing to evolve and want to ensure we are implementing the best possible plan.

Masks

Masks for campers and staff will be a part of Belknap’s plan for preventing introduction and spread of viruses at Camp. Belknap will be providing more information at a later date about type and number of masks to pack for camp. Of note, for safety reasons campers and staff will be unmasked for sleeping, eating, showering and swimming.

Camp Life During COVID

Belknap’s mission remains unchanged. Belknap is working on modifications to the property/facilities and program in 2021 to enhance safety and still preserve the core principles of Belknap life. The pictures below will be updated as we make changes around camp.

  • Cabin Fans
  • Hand Washing Station
  • Cabin Fans

    Fans installed on cabin to improve airflow.

  • Hand Washing Station

    Outdoor hand-washing stations installed around camp.

Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Belknap plans on coordinated efforts to minimize exposure and risk on these high traffic days. Families will be made aware of exact pick-up and drop off times and procedures for campers and guardians. Information will be posted here.

Packing for Camp

Belknap will post an updated equipment list here that will include COVID specific needs such as masks.

Pre-Arrival Requirements

Belknap will provide a checklist for families to follow 2 weeks before arrival at camp. Belknap plans to include at least the following as part of the pre-arrival checklist: low risk pre-camp behaviors including list of what activities to avoid, symptomatic screening, testing, and travel recommendations.

Belknap Pledge

A pledge we will all agree to, to ensure that we all are compliant and focused on keeping ourselves and each other safe. More to come on this!