Youth Camps


 

General Information:

Registrations are to be sent to Higher Ground Baptist Bible Camp, PO Box 403, Sterling AK 99672. A $35 non-refundable deposit is required for each registration; the remaining balance is due upon arrival. Registrations postmarked by June 1st will receive an early discount of $20.

Arrival:

Check in will begin at 2:30 p.m. on Monday. Supper will be served at 5:30 p.m. Please arrive no later than 4:30 p.m.

Departure:

Camp ends at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday after breakfast. Please pick up your campers no later than 10:00 a.m. on Saturday (Thursday for Primaries).

What to Bring:

Bible, notebook, pencil, bedding, pillow, towels, toiletries, camera, sports clothes for activities, sneakers, and spending money for snack shack and craft shop.

What NOT to Bring:

Fireworks, weapons, tobacco, alcoholic beverages, drugs, electronics (phones, ipods, MP3 players, etc.), magazines, or any illegal substances.

Phone:

Campers do not have access to a phone or email. If you need to contact your child please call the camp office at 907-262-7998. If you wish to visit the camp call first.

Visitors:

For the safety of our campers and running our program, all visitors must receive permission from the Director one week in advance to visit.

Lost and Found:

Lost items not requested in 30 days will be discarded.

Clothing:

Any clothing worn must cover the shoulders. Low necklines (front or back) are not acceptable camp attire. Loose fitting pants or jeans may be worn. No shorts or tank tops please.

HGBBC reserves the right to ask any camper to change their outfit if, in the estimation of the camp staff, it does not comply with these standards or our primary purpose. We also reserve the right to dismiss any camper whose conduct is detrimental to the overall good of the camp.

 

Bus Information:

The bus will pick up campers 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. in the Sears parking lot in Wasilla, at approximately 12:30 p.m. in the Wal-Mart parking lot in Eagle River, and at approximately 1:15 p.m. in the Carrs parking lot on Abbott Rd. (E. Dimond Blvd.) in Anchorage.

On Saturday (Thursday for Primary Camp) we will return to Carrs in Anchorage around 12:00 p.m., Wal-Mart in Eagle River around 12:30 p..m., and Sears in Wasilla around 1:30 p.m.

Bus fee – $35 Round Trip

Please be on time dropping off and picking up your campers so the bus can stay on schedule!!!