With both indoor and outdoor play areas and exciting field trips planned throughout Northeast Alabama, Up a Creek Indoor Family Adventures, has engaging camp activities for all ages. We sat down (virtually) with camp director, Jordan Rogers, to find out more about Up a Creek’s upcoming camps.
Camp Director: Jordan Rogers
Location: Up a Creek, 5575 US-431, Brownsboro, AL, 35741 (Map)
Grades/Ages of Campers: PreK-5th
Counselor/Camper Ratio: 1:8 to 1:10
Camp Dates: Spring Break Camp: 3/29-4/2 / Summer Break Camp: 5/31-8/3
Cost: $245/week; $215/week for frequent campers (4+ weeks); $70/day (subject to availability)
Is lunch or snack provided if a day camp?
Campers can bring a lunch from home or purchase a provided lunch (prices and options vary depending on field trips planned for the day). Campers get 2 free snacks a day and also have the ability to purchase other snacks.
What is your camp’s predominant mission/philosophy?
Providing safe, fun, and unique adventures for children to experience and explore.
What sets your camp apart from other area programs?
Our campers get to explore across Northeast Alabama through field trips that we take 4-5 days out of the week. Our indoor play center features an indoor rock wall, inflatable play structures, mechanical surfboard, wood treehouse, air hockey table, and indoor basketball goal. We also have an outdoor playground structure and basketball goals.
What activity opportunities exist for your campers?
We offer a physically active camp with many outdoor activities. Some of the featured field trips include: Monte Sano State Park, Hays Nature Preserve, Step by Step Petting Zoo, Bridge Street movie theater, local splash pads, laser tag and arcade at Insanity Complex.
What protocols are you following for Covid-19?
Staff wear masks at all times. Temperatures of campers are checked each day. Campers are encouraged to wear masks while indoors. Inflatables and other surfaces are cleaned and disinfected every day.
What advice do you have for parents looking for a camp for their child(ren)?
Find a camp that suits your child. We offer a very active camp experience with many outdoor activities. While we do allow campers rest and recovery with air conditioned activities, kids that like to play and explore and go on adventures will enjoy our camp best.
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