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It’s not too late to send the kids away for a super fun week or month this Summer while you get a little R&R. These camps are still enrolling for July and August. If something looks interesting to you be sure to ask which sessions are still open!

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Located near the ocean in Carlsbad this camp offers a range of activities from surfing to math…and many options in between. The camp offers a fun way to learn science, math, computer programming and writing in addition to soccer, gymnastics, surfing, tennis and vollyball. They also offer a military program designed to teach kids discipline and respect. With seven buildings, an outdoor pool and an oceanfront activity center Academy of the Sea has a lot to offer!

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Campers at Pali Adventures Camp located in Running Springs get to choose from one or two week specialty sessions with themes including Acting Academy, Culinary Institute, Hollywood Stunt Camp, Movie Make-Up Academy, Rockstar Academy, Secret Agent Camp and Watersports Extravaganza. Once the theme has been chosen they then get to select afternoon electives like skateboarding, ATVs, bungee trampolines, jet skiing, paintball games, go karts, swimming, karaoke, dance classes, organized sports, and cooking. But the fun doesn’t stop there! In the evenings there is plenty of entertainment for groups featuring Casino Night, Themed Dances, Pandemonium, Campfires and Midnight Delight. Whew! Three is so much going on at Pali Adventures your kids won’t want to come home!


Send the kids to Hawaii to sleep on the beach in huts…without you! This is a seriously cool camp for kids ages 7 – 17 where they get to surf, explore the natural fauna, host a luau, hike to the top of a volcano and so much more. Campers are self reliant and help set up the camp and even prepare dinner. For a truly unique and memorable experience say Aloha to camp Creative Space!

Laura Gerson loves to discover things about Los Angeles and share them with your family. She blogs about kids activities and resources for Moms at Mom Angeles.