Makemie Woods | Summer Programs

Makemie Woods


This Presbyterian camp features Bible study, swimming, boating, crafts and recreation. In addition, specialized camps address music and drama, canoeing, sailing, a high ropes course, swimming, tent camping and nature study. Campers may also embark on trips that include rock climbing, hang-gliding, scuba diving or horseback riding. A 10-day program serves children with diabetes.

General Info

Name Makemie Woods
Location Barhamsville, VA
Year-round Contacts 800-566-1496
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Archery, Boating, Canoeing, Caving, Circus Skills, Climbing Wall, Community Service, Crafts, Cruises, Dance, Diabetes, Equestrian, Exploration, Fine Arts, Hiking, Music, Outdoor Education, Photography, Riding, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Survival Training, Swimming, Theater, Watersports, White-water Rafting, Wilderness Camping
Grade Range (rising grades) 1-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 6-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Rev. Michelle D. Burcher, Director
Residential Fee $110-799 (+$15-20), ½-2 weeks.
Year Established 1964
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 37 sessions, ½-2 weeks long


Rev. Michelle D. Burcher, Director