There are approximately 8000 camps in the U.S., a this is the only complete listing of the 2, 000 camps which have earned American Camping Association accreditation by meeting over 300 standards that apply to health, safety, program quality a operating practices. The Guide, published annually, features special indexes that allow a parent to find a camp by activity, special need, special group or location. The American Camping Association has been setting standards for camps since 1935 a has been accrediting camps since 1965. It is the recognized voice of camps in the United States. This directory will play a prominent part in an intensive public relations campaign to promote the camping experience beginning in February 1997. The campaign includes a satellite media tour featuring members of RADD (Recording Artists Against Drunk Driving) Kids - a group of child celebrities who speak out for safe causes. Buyers can order the book directly from American Camping Association, Inc., 5000 State Road 67 North, Martinsville, IN 46151-7902, 800-428-2267, or from Independent Publishers Group, (800) 888-4741. Look for the 1998-99 edition coming in January 1998.Activities: Archery, Arts/Crafts, Ceramics/Pottery, Challenge/Rope Courses, Climbing/Rappelling, Fencing, Horseback English, Outdoor Living/Camping ... 800-825-8746; Nancy Lenhart, Director Emphasis: Weightloss - fitness in beautiful beachside setting. ... boys 11-17; FEES: BA Contact: Steve Adams, Camping Director at 714-546-4990; fax: 714-546-0415; operated by Orange County Council - BSA, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Guide to ACA Accredited Camps|
|Author||:||American Camping Association|