Camp Nathanael offers a wide variety of activities for boys of many different interests. You'll get to play awesome games like water polo, Ultimate and Flicker during Cabin Period as well as study the Bible with them during morning devotions and Bible Ex. There are two free periods during the day with time for carpet-ball or free swim and a wide area game like capture the flag or Wells Fargo each evening. We wind down the day at campfire where we have camp songs, fun skits and a story each night. Check out out the slideshow below for some more info about some of the activities at Camp.
WaterfrontSwimming, canoeing, sailing, water polo, kayaking, fishing, tubing, and other activities are enjoyed at waterfront. Training is provided to all campers before participating in waterfront activities. Some water activities require a demonstrated level of swimming proficiency to participate. Swimming Lessons for all skill levels are offered by Camp Nathanael staffers who are Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certified.
Woodworking & RocketryWoodworking is a chance for boys of all ages to build projects out of wood. Campers will be instructed on the use of hand tools and power tools such as lathes, band saws, and sanders. Rocketry Build and paint your own rocket! Launch it over and over again. Safety is emphasized. Open to campers grade 5 and up in the fall.
Rock Climbing & RappellingUnder the guidance of our expert instructors, campers learn to properly use climbing equipment and proven techniques to ascend and rappel.
Climbing Tower: Most of this skill class involves use of our climbing and repelling tower.
Sandstone Cliffs: Each group of Battalion-age climbers has the opportunity to end the week by climbing and rappelling the Sandstone Cliffs. Camp Nathanael also boasts its own zip line!