About Camp Colorado
Get READY for the 55th year of American Diabetes Association Camp Colorado Camp Colorado! The mission of the American Diabetes Association Camp Colorado is to foster independence, self confidence and awareness of a healthy lifestyle through education, nutrition, exercise, emotional well being and glucose control in children.
Camp Colorado is held at beautiful Eagle Lake camp in the heart of Pike National Forest. Only 9 miles outside of Woodland Park, CO and a short distance from Colorado Springs, Camp Colorado is an idyllic summer camp setting.
What is camp all about - Empowered adventure. This is the rally cry of Association Camp Colorado. We provide one Association-trained diabetes counselor for every four campers and then add an additional program counselor just to ensure a safe good time! Camp Colorado is a non-intimidating place to expand your knowledge of diabetes while making new friends and creating experiences you'll be telling other people about for years to come.
We encourage each camper to learn something new about diabetes management but never force education. At Camp Colorado we believe that you will take something away that is specific to your own stage of development. Meet new friends, have a blast and hopefully learn something new about yourself along the way.
Residential Camp - Ages 8 to 14
Residential Camp is what most people think of when summer camp is mentioned. Archery, canoeing, riflery, swimming, crafts, camp Olympics and capture the flag are familiar activities on the program agenda. Some new ones you might not have heard of before include the flight simulator (aka “Vomitron”), the “blob” aqua jump and the zipline!
Teen Camp - Ages 15 to 17
Teen Camp is a combination of residential activities and adventure designed with teens in mind. Common activities include hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, conquering the ropes courses, beach time and best of all white water rafting! Night time activities focus on teaching leadership and team building with the intent of encouraging teens toward becoming mentors.
Registration is Full
To be placed on the waitlist, please contact Emily Fay-Enriquez at 720-855-1102 ext. 7015 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Non- Refundable Registration Deposit: $50
• Residential Camp: $560
• Teen Camp: $600
Total Fee (including non-refundable registration deposit):
• Residential Camp: $610
• Teen Camp: $650
Camp registrations that are received without the mandatory $50 deposit registration fee will not be processed.
Registration Deadline: May 7, 2013
- Application Deadline: May 7, 2013
- Financial Aid Applications Deadline: May 13, 2013
- All Supplemental Forms and Final Payment Deadline: May 28, 2013
Submit all roommate requests to Emily Fay at email@example.com.
Go to Camp for Free!
Participate in one of the American Diabetes Associations fundraising events in 2013 at the following levels and receive a discount for camp tuition in 2013. For every $500 you raise - receive $50 OFF camp tuition. This Does Not Include the $50 Mandatory Deposit.
Southern Colorado Tour de Cure
Woodland Park, CO
June 22, 2013
Tour de Cure Colorado
August 17, 2013
Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes
November 2, 2013
Special Thanks to Our Sponsors
The Soule Family Foundation
Jennie and Albert Gersick Foundation
Coal Creek Rotary Club
The Lawton Family Foundation- Denver
Cosmopolitan Club of Boulder
Harmony Court #4 Order of the Amaranth
Memorial Health System Foundation
The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsly Charitable Trust
Derby for Diabetes
The USAA Foundation
Penske Truck Rental
Abbott Diabetes Care
Bayer Diabetes Care
Novo Nordisk Inc.
Roche Diagnostics Corporation
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