Mercersburg Adventure Camp


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A Summer of Adventure

Mercersburg Adventure Camp takes kids and teens ages 8-14 on a wild ride they will talk about for years. Variety is the spice of life, and at Adventure Camp, variety is an understatement. There’s never a dull moment with exciting enrichments, excursions in the great outdoors, and adventures afar! Camp activities include trips to Hersheypark, white water rafting, and a professional sporting event.

MAC’s unique structure provides just the right balance of enrichment challenges, athletics, outdoor activities, and fun trips to make every session wild, wonderful, and memorable.

Dates:
July 3-15, 2022 (Session I)
July 17-29, 2022 (Session II)

Open To:
Ages 8-14, coed

Session I Tuition:
Residential Early-Bird: $2,050

Residential After 3/1/22: $2,275

Session II Tuition:
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Residential Early-Bird: $2,050

Residential After 3/1/22: $2,275

Sessions I and II Tuition:
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Residential Early-Bird: $3,775

Residential After 3/1/22: $4,225

Meet the Director

Emily Schoenberger

Emily Schoenberger has been involved with Summer Programs for years in all kinds of roles, including as a camper! She shares that she loves camp because it’s a place where everyone is free to be themselves and explore new interests and activities. Emily is a graduate of Mercersburg Academy’s Class of 2015, and she is currently a member of the Mercersburg history faculty.

What to Expect

What fun would camp be without campfires, a night of sleeping under the stars, or camp competitions? It wouldn’t be Adventure Camp, that’s for sure. Every session, campers spend at least one night braving the wild and almost every night singing around the campfire. All campers are divided into two rival teams, the Hurricanes and Tornadoes. Fighting for bragging rights, these two groups face off in competitions such as Camp Wars, Song Battles, and Capture the Flag (to name a few).


A Day at Camp

No two days are alike, but a typical day at Mercersburg Adventure Camp looks like this: