Timber Ridge

Est. 1924

Camp Timber Ridge has been a magical spot for generations of Girl Scouts since 1924. From the camp’s pristine lake to the archery range and challenge course, the swimming pool and the STEM and Design Labs, where campers practice science and engineering, Camp Timber Ridge is the hub for exploring and trying new things. Campers come back to Camp Timber Ridge week after week and year after year. It is a tradition that prepares them to lead in the future.

About

Day Camps

Grades K-12

5540 N Allen Rd SE
Mableton, GA 30126

12 miles West of Metro Atlanta

770.702.9070
ctrsummer@gsgatl.org

 

Activities

STEAM

Coding

Engineering

Design/Music/Art Projects

Robotics

Aquatic

Canoe/Kayak/Paddleboard

Daily Swimming

Creek Exploration

Nature

High & Low Challenge Course

Hiking/Exploring Nature

Outdoor Skills/Cooking

All Timber Ridge Camps

Leadership

Two Week – Day Camp

One Week - Day Camp

Grades 6 - 8
June 27-1

Specialty

One Week - Day Camp

Grades 4 - 8
June 20-24
Grades 6 - 8
June 13-17
Grades 2 - 3
July 11-15
Grades 2 - 3
June 27-1
Grades 2 - 3
Multiple Sessions
Grades 2 - 3
June 13-17
Grades 6 - 8
June 20-24
Grades 6 - 8
July 18-22
Grades 4 - 5
July 18-22
Grades 4 - 5
June 13-17
Grades 4 - 5
June 27-1
Grades 6 - 8
June 6-10
Grades 4 - 5
July 11-15
Grades 4 - 5
June 6-10
Grades 6 - 10
July 11-15
Grades 2 - 3
June 6-10

Classic

One Week - Day Camp

Grades K - 8
Multiple Sessions

Mini - Day Camp

Grades K - 8
July 5-8

Sample Daily Schedule

7:45-8:45 am   Regular Check-In
9:00 am Flag raising
9:10 am    Activity 1
10:45 am   Activity 2
12:15 pm   Lunch
1:15 pm    Activity 3
2:45 pm    Free Swim
4:15 pm    Afternoon Snack
4:30-5:15 pm   Check-Out
4:30-6:00 pm   After care

What to bring to Day Camp

Day Campers carry a day bag with essential items needed to keep them protected from the elements and able to join in all the fun. Campers bring a water bottle, sunscreen and bug spray, a raincoat or poncho, a swimsuit and towel, a full set of spare clothes, and a packed lunch. Campers will be able to leave their packed lunch in a climate-controlled space.

Campers may also wish to bring a hat or visor, a plastic bag for wet items, sunglasses and a disposable or digital camera. Campers must leave cell phones and other electronic devices at home.

Day Camp Options

After Care

After Care should be selected if she cannot be picked up by 5:15 PM. Care will be provided until 6:00 PM. Girls have a rest period and participate in a quiet activity like Legos, or board games until their guardian arrives. (4:45-6 pm,$50/wk)

Thursday Cabin Overnight: Grades 2-3

Is she ready to try one night in a cabin with her day camp friends? This sleep over experience is a wonderful opportunity for both first-time and experienced campers. She’ll even help cook her dinner! Girls will be dropped off with their overnight gear on Thursday morning and are picked up as normal during check out on Friday. (June 6-10, June 13-17, June 20-24, June 27-July 1, July 11-15, July 18-22, $60/wk)

Thursday Tent Overnight: Grades 4-8

With this option, she’ll spend the night with us and enjoy cooking her dinner over a campfire, hanging with friends, and drifting to sleep in a platform tent. Girls will be dropped off with their overnight gear on Thursday morning and are picked up as normal during check out on Friday. (June 6-10, June 13-17, June 20-24, June 27-July 1, July 11-15, July 18-22, $60/wk)

FAQ

Can girls who are not Girl Scouts go to camp?

Campers will need to become registered Girl Scouts to attend summer camp. You don’t have to be a member of a girl scout troop to sign up for camp, you can be a Juliette, or a Girl Scout without a troop. For more information on Juliette Scouting, please email juliettes@gsgatl.org.

What are the Check-In and Check- times for Day Camp?

Check-in for Day Campers is from 7:45- 8:45 A.M. If your camper is arriving late, please call 770-702-9070 so we can collect your camper at the gate. Check-out for Day Campers is from 4:30-5:15 P.M. After Care is available until 6:00 PM for $50/week. If you need to collect your camper early, please let us know at drop off or by calling 770-702-9070. Advance notice will help us get your camper to the gate at your requested time. Early pickups must be completed before 3:45 P.M.

Driving Directions

Take I-285 to the west side of Atlanta, Exit 12 (U.S. 78). Go west toward Mableton, 3.7 miles. On your right you will pass the fire station. Make a right on North Allen Road. Camp is at the end of the road. Come through the gate and pull into parking lot, following directional signs.

Staff

Connie Crunkleton

Camp Director

770.702.9070
ctrdirector@gsgatl.org

Beth Griffin

Assistant Camp Director

770.702.9070
ctrsummer@gsgatl.org

Want to Explore More?

Additional Day Camp Options

We offer additional Day Camp options to make your day even better including after care and overnight options.

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Cadette Film Crew

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