Higher Ground Summer Camp



Located 10 miles east of Asheville on a 100-acre site in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Higher Ground combines group activities such as paintball, sports, archery and dance with supervised optional pursuits such as swimming, paddle boating, fishing and wall climbing. Christian activities include worship, chapel services and interactive small-group discussions.

General Info

Name Higher Ground Summer Camp
Location Swannanoa, NC
Summer Phone 919-656-5042
Off-season Phone 919-859-2226
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Archery, Basketball, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Crafts, Dance, Drama, Fishing, Football, Paintball, Riflery, Ropes Course, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Watersports
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 8-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Paul David Kurts, Director
Residential Fee $365, 1 week.
Year Established 1960
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational Christian
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 1 weeks long


Paul David Kurts, Director