Blue Star Camps



The camp conducts separate programs for each age and grade group. Activities include riding, land sports and watersports, tripping and camp craft, extensive arts and tennis programs, a ropes challenge course, mountain biking, kayaking and rock climbing. Blue Star espouses Jewish cultural and religious values.

General Info

Name Blue Star Camps
Location Hendersonville, NC
Summer Phone 828-692-3591
Off-season Phone 954-963-4494
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Archery, Basketball, Canoeing, Chess, Climbing Wall, Community Service, Crafts, Environmental Science, Equestrian, Exploration, Farming, Filmmaking, Fine Arts, Fishing, Football, Hiking, Kayaking, Media, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Music, Outdoor Education, Painting, Riding, Riflery, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Soccer, Softball, Street Hockey, Studio Art, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water-skiing, Watersports, Weight Training, White-water Rafting, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Yoga
Grade Range (rising grades) 1-11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 6-16
Application Deadline May
Director Lauren Poplin-Herschthal & Seth Herschthal, Directors
Residential Fee $5075-8000 (+$100), 4-8 weeks.
Year Established 1948
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 4 sessions, 4-8 weeks long


Lauren Poplin-Herschthal & Seth Herschthal, Directors