Explorer Camp
Entering Grades 2-3

What a great opportunity for the first-time camper.  Experience the waterslide, bouldering wall, and so much more that camp has to offer. Our staff goes through an extensive training and background check process, so you can have confidence your child is well cared for. This 3-day camp leaves your child wanting more and excited to come back next year!

June 18-20

Energy Camp
Entering Grades 3-6

Energy Camps are designed for the camper that is ready for adventure while making new friends and meeting awesome counselors. It's our goal to make their week of camp the best week of the summer. We know that Energy Campers look up to their counselors as role models and, because of that, we look for the best college age counselors around. Join us this summer and experience new and exciting activities and make memories that will last a lifetime.

June 18-23

June 25-30

July 9-14

July 16-21

July 23-28

Parent Resources

ALL Center Lake Staff have gone through an extensive hiring process that includes; background checks, interviews, reference checks, etc. 

Have your staff gone through background checks?

Center Lake is committed to giving both the campers and parents a great experience. We believe that it's important for campers to be fully invested into their week at camp. We encourage parents to write letters, send emails, and packages to their campers during their week at camp. 

Click on Send Mail for more information.

Can I contact my camper during the week?

All registered campers will receive emails from the camp with registration and closing information. 

Our standard registration and closing times are as follows

Check-In - Sunday 3:30-4:30

Pickup - Friday 11:00

Drop off and pick up times? 

Camper Safety is our number one priority at Center Lake! We take steps and work hard to ensure that all campers are physically, emotionally, and socially safe while at Center Lake. 

  • Staff Background Checks

  • Camp Licensing

  • Camp Inspections

  • Camp Rules and Emergency Procedures

  • Trained and Caring staff

  • Staff are never alone with one camper

What safety measures do you take? 

Yes, Center Lake has a limited number of scholarships that are available for those in need of financial aid. 

Click on Scholarship Form above. 

Do you have scholarships?

Center Lake is licensed by the State of Michigan and all staff members go through an extensive training and background check process. 

Is the camp licensed?