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Triple R Ranch


March 2, 2012

3531 Bunch Walnuts Rd Chesapeake, VA 2332

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Triple R Ranch

With over 50 years as Tidewater’s premier residential summer camp, Triple-RRanch has built a tradition of providing positive life-impacting camp programs.Offering horsemanship, canoeing, skate park, water slide, sports, drama,archery, rock climbing, and more, the Ranch is a summer paradise for youthand a great year-round destination for groups looking for a unique retreatenvironment. Triple R is a safe place where youth find friendship, faith and fun.Our well trained staff provides excellent one week day camps and overnightcamps for ages 7 - 17. At Triple R we not only provide a boredom busting weekof adventure but help youth discover the deeper adventure of following Godand desire that every camper leave with a healthy sense of their unique identityand purpose. We also provide activities, lodging and meals for groups seekingfacilities to host a retreat or day event.

 


Adventure Camp (Ages 8-14) - Imagine shooting an arrow for the first time or learning to guide a canoe down the Northwest River. These and other week long adventures await campers at Triple-R Ranch. This program has stood the test of time and keeps campers coming back year after year.  Adventure Campers travel with their cabinmates through a schedule of exciting Skill Areas. See the list below for what you can expect through out the week:

Day Camp (Ages 7-10) - Get days of Adventure camp while spending nights at home. 

Mini Camp (Ages 8-14) - All the thrills of Adventure Camp in a smaller package. Each camper rotates through a variety of skill areas including a Trail Ride.

   

Morning Skill Areas: Adventure Campers travel with their cabin mates through a schedule of exciting Skill Areas. The following is a sample of what to expect:

Horse Sense – Learn what is involved in grooming, saddling and staying safe around horses.

Horseback Riding – Every camper gets the opportunity to mount up and take a ride.

Critter Corral – Meet our small farm animals and learn why each one is important.

Archery – Campers master the bow and arrow with time at the archery range.

Nature study by the pond – Become more aware of our environment as you study living organisms.

Outdoor Living Skills – read a compass, enjoy a nature scavenger hunt.

Camping skills – build a campfire, prepare shelter, enjoy some roasted marshmallows.

Canoeing – Campers get on the river to explore and perfect their strokes.

Water Fun – Enjoy the Water Slide, swimming, diving boards and games at the pool.

Challenge Course – Cabins work together to overcome the challenge of our low ropes course.

Climbing Wall – Scale to the top of our 40 ft. high climbing tower and ring the bell.

Wally Ball – This fun indoor games is like volley ball in a racquetball court.

Knock Out – Enjoy learning this dodge ball game from Israel.


New for 2013! 

Flying Squirrel- Get harnessed in and take flight as your cabin mates help launch you into the air.

Technical Tree Climbing- Use ropes and rigging to safely ascend to the tree tops.

Horsemanship Electives: - Horsemanship Morning Track 

Private Riding Lesson - A one-on-one horseback riding lesson tailored to the individual’s needs (One per camp session)

Additional Trail Ride - For those who just want one more chance to get in the saddle!


CAMP FOR AGES 15-17 - Ranch Hand Camp



Location: Chesapeake, VA
Address: 3531 Bunch Walnuts RdChesapeake, VA 23322
Phone: (757) 421-4177
Website: www.triplerranch.org
Facebook page: www.facebook.com/triplerranch
Camp Costs: $345 - $675
Register On-line at web address





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