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    Waterskiing, wakeboarding, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, archery and swimming are just some of the activities you'll enjoy at our 100+ acre Lake Campus.

Lake Campus

152 Lake Campus Dr. Mooresville, 28117

p: 704-894-2514

f: 704-894-2556

e: dclakecampus@davidson.edu

Mailing Address

Box 7158
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035

Day Camp at the Lake

Founded in summer 2000, Davidson College Day Camp at the Lake is a unique and exciting opportunity for rising fifth through ninth graders to make lifelong friends, learn new skills and make memories. Weekly sessions allow campers the opportunity to experience Davidson College's 100+ acre Lake Campus facility through activities that include: waterskiing, wakeboarding, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, archery, swimming and more.

Camp Philosophy

Our mission is to enrich the lives of boys and girls through a quality camp experience.

Goals:

  • Increase self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Develop new skills
  • Provide an opportunity to make new friends
  • Provide a fun, safe space
  • Have fun!

Staff

All instructors and counselors are hand-picked college and university students from around the country. All staff members are CPR/First Aid and Lifeguard certified.

Daily Schedule

Camp runs Monday through Friday, with six sessions offered in June and July. Each day starts at the barn at 8:30 a.m. and ends at the barn at 4 p.m. Campers may be dropped off as early as 7:45 a.m. and must be picked up no later than 5 p.m. View the summer sessions schedule.