Frontier Camp

Daniel Boone Meets the Catawba Indians

Two young campers pose in the pool with two counselors.

experience Life on the wild Frontier

Our new Junior Track program is an awesome blend of adventure, exploration and fun. This Frontier camp for kids will be filled with imagination and creativity as the campers learn how early Americans survived in the great wild frontier.

Campers will enjoy a variety of weekly activities including: tubing on the Catawba River, mining for gold, the Trading Post and caring for chicks, ducks, bugs and other critters in our Critatat Area.

Frontier Camp Details

Frontier Camp will take place Monday–Friday; 7:30-4:30pm (late stay till 6:00pm is an additional $25). There is an optional overnight campout on Thursday night which includes a festive Luau pool party. For campers participating in the campout, dinner on Thursday as well as breakfast and lunch on Friday are provided. 

Snacks include: Dutch oven delight, trail mix, Cowboy/girl cakes, Indian Bread and Jerky. A campout pack list will be sent after registration. Parents may wish to provide campers with an additional $5-10 for the Canteen.


Cheryl – Mom Who Loves Our Camps!

“We love Camp Canaan… It has tons of great activities for kids of all ages. The counselors are unbelievably kind and loving. My 7-year-old couldn’t wait to go back!!! Thank you, Camp Canaan!!”