Why Valley Trails!?
- Campers experience a traditional summer camp program affording them the opportunity to socialize and recreate in a safe and fun environment
- Children forge close connections with fellow campers and staff
- Camp activities include: Giant Inflatables, 28' Rock Climbing Wall, Olympic Size Swimming Pool, Low Ropes Challenge Course, Paddle Boarding, Kayaking, Archery, Arts and Crafts, Nature Activities, Field Trips and more!
Campers Build 21st CENTURY SKILLS
At Valley Trails Summer Camp, our campers get to be kids. We encourage children to explore nature, ask questions and get dirty! Through our program, campers will try new things, and develop skills for future success.
|9:20-9:35||Circle Time (Take Roll)|
|9:35-10:40||Arts and Crafts|
|10:40-11:45||Challenge Course & Climbing Wall|
|11:45 - 12:20||LUNCH|
|12:20 - 1:20||Australian Kickball|
|1:20 - 2:20||Archery|
|2:20 - 3:20||Swimming|
|3:20 - 3:35||Snack (popsicle or ice cream)|
|3:35 - 3:50||Closing Circle|
|3:50 - 4:00||Dismissals|
|4:00-6:30||After Camp Supervision|
At Valley Trails, our summer camp program includes a wide variety of traditional camp activities mixed with wacky themes, field trips, high ropes adventure, swimming daily (on non-field trip days), kayaking, games, songs, and much more. Scroll down for a complete field trip schedule.
Activities that we offer include:
|Arts & Crafts||Swimming||Challenge course|
|Ga Ga||Field Games||Socco|
|Mini Golf||Broom Ball||Game room|
|Field Hockey||Water Games||Handball|
|Relay Races||Field Trips||Parachute|
|Capture the Flag||Cooking Projects||Imagination Station|
|Special Guests & Performances||Wacky Science Experiments||Nature Discovery|
Path Finders and Trail Seekers
**Path Finders (entering Kindergarten in September) will participate on the THURSDAY TRIPS ONLY. They will be on campus on Tuesdays. Trail Seekers (entering 1st and 2nd grade in September) attend field Trips on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
PRE CAMP FUN WEEK JUNE 4th - June 8th. Swimming, Arts & Crafts, Sports & Games, Inflatable Obstacle Course & More!
|1||11-Jun||Wacky Week||Wacky Socks||Wacky Hats||Wacky Hair||Bowling||Backwards Day|
|2||18-Jun||Super Hero Week||Discover Your Super Powers||Beach||Super Hero Training Academy||Scooter's Jungle||Super Hero Mission|
|3||25-Jun||Pirate Week||Make Your Own Treasure Maps||Mini Golf||Build Your Own Pirate Ship||Pirate Theater Show||A Pirates Life for Me|
|4||02-Jul||Wacky Book of Records||Create NEW Records||Hiking||CLOSED - 4th of July||Gold Rush @ VT Ranch||Final Day of Records|
|5||9-Jul||50th Anniversary Celebration||Ultimate Sundae Party||VT Ranch||Foam Party||IMAX & Science Center||
|6||16-Jul||Wizarding Week||Wand Making Workshop||Queen Mary||Potion Party||Moorpark Animal Show||Tournament of Wizards|
|7||23-Jul||Color Games||Opening Ceremonies||Scooter's Jungle||Relays||Beach||Color Games Extravaganza|
|8||30-Jul||Island Week||Coconut Bowling||Aquarium of the Pacific||Make Your Own Lei's||Skateland||All Camp Beach Trip|
|9||06-Aug||Road Trip Week||Bowling||Animal Discovery||Ice Skating||Beach||Scooter's Jungle|
Trail Blazers (entering 3rd, 4th and 5th grades in September) will attend field trips on Mondays and Wednesdays.
PRE CAMP FUN WEEK JUNE 4th - JUNE 8th Swimming, Arts & Crafts, Sports & Games, Inflatable Obstacle Course & More1
|1||11-Jun||Wacky Week||Wacky Socks||Wacky Hats||Skateland||Bowling||Backwards Day|
|2||18-Jun||Super Hero Week||Kayaks & Paddleboards||Super Hero Cape Factory||Aquarium of the Pacific||SuperHero Obstacle Course||Super Hero Mission|
|3||25-Jun||Pirate Week||Hurricane Harbor||Pirate Races||Mini Golf||Cannonball Competition||A Pirate's Life for Me|
|4||02-Jul||Wacky Book of Records||VT Ranch||Create New Records||CLOSED - 4th of July||Challenge All Records||Final Day of Records|
|5||9-Jul||50th Anniversary Celebration||Magic Mountain||Ultimate Sundae Party||Scooter's Jungle||Anniversary Cake Party||Camp Carnival|
|6||16-Jul||Wizarding Week||Magicopolis||Nimbus Workshop||Overnight||Tournament of Wizards|
|7||23-Jul||Color Games||Hurricane Harbor||Field Events||Beach||Pool Events||Color Games Extravaganza|
|8||30-Jul||Island Week||Kayaks & Paddleboards||Hula Lessons||USS Iowa||Surfs Up Competition||ALL CAMP BEACH TRIP|
|9||06 - Aug||Road Trip Week||Bowling||Animal Discovery||Ice Skating||Beach||Scooter's Jungle|
*Trips to Hurricane Harbor and Magic Mountain are extended day trips. Campers do not return to the Tarzana campus until 6:00 p.m. Afternoon shuttle services is not available on these days. All children must be picked up at 6:00 p.m. from the Tarzana campus.
Tweens On The Move
Tweens on the Move (entering 6th, 7th and 8th grades in September) attend field trips every day.
PRE CAMP FUN WEEK JUNE 4th - JUNE 8th Swimming, Arts & Crafts, Sports & Games, Inflatable Obstacle Course & More!
|1||12-Jun||Kayaks & Paddleboards||VT Ranch||Skateland||Bowling||Venice Scavenger Hunt|
|2||18-Jun||Mountasia||Beach||Aquarium of the Pacific||Scooter's Jungle||Comedy Improv|
|Movies||Mini Golf||Pirate Theater Show||
Paddle Boards & Kayaking
|4||2 - July||VT Ranch||Hiking||CLOSED - 4th of July||Gold Rush @ VT Ranch||Beach|
|5||9-Jul||Magic Mountain||VT Ranch||Scooter's Jungle||IMAX & Science Center||Paddleboards & Kayaking|
|6||16-Jul||Magicopolis||Queen Mary||Overnight @ VT Ranch||Beach|
|7||23 - Jul||Hurricane Harbor||Scooter's Jungle||Beach||Bowling||Paddleboards & Kayaking|
|8||30 - Jul||Kayaks & Paddleboards||Pacific Park||USS Iowa||Skateland||All Camp Beach Trip|
|9||06 -Aug||Bowling||Animal Discovery||Ice Skating||Beach||Scooter's Jungle|
* Trips to Hurricane Harbor & Magic Mountain are extended day trips. Campers do not return to the Tarzana campus until 6:00 p.m. Afternoon shuttle service is not available on these days. All children must be picked up at 6:00 p.m. from the Tarzana campus.
**All field trips are tentative and subject to change due to availability.
Valley Trails Summer Camp is excited to offer swim lessons for our campers through Australian Swim School. Australian Swim School has provided quality group swim instruction throughout California for over 23 years.