Adventure Academy


~A week long camp full of fun~

A week-long day camp for 7 to 14-year-olds filled with high-energy outdoor activities that help campers learn teamwork, leadership skills, self-confidence, and most importantly, have fun! All meals and snacks are provided. 

2024 Summer Camp information!

Registration Begins January 16, 2024 @ 10:00 AM
Camp will run Monday through friday, June 10 - August 2, 2024
Camp will be closed June 19, and July 4 and 5.

What's New in 2024?

This year Camp Mary Orton is pleased to announce the return of Peak Adventures. For those of you who may be newer to our camp community, Peak Adventures is an opportunity for campers to enjoy all of the activities that they love in Adventure Academy and also get to camp out on site during their stay with us, prepare meals around a fire, and engage in some unique evening activities. This program will ONLY be offered during the shortened week of July 1-3 this summer, at the same price as our regular Adventure Academy weeks. Please download the Adventure Academy / Peak Adventures Parent Handbook for additional information.


Each camp includes the following:

Base Camp A

Ages 7-10
$ 599
Per Week
  • All activities listed above

Base Camp B

Ages 10-14
$ 599
Per Week
  • All activities listed above
  • Three-level high ropes course

ZipZone Adventure Park

Included for all participants

This self-guided obstacle course takes you through the trees along 5 trails with over 60 obstacles. It’s the largest forest climbing park in Central Ohio! Ages 7+

ZipZone Canopy Tour Add-On

Available for all participants!

Come soar with ZipZone! Located on the grounds of Camp Mary Orton, ZipZone provides fully guided tours through five treetop zip lines and four sky bridges to provide an exhilarating end to your camper’s week.
Friday from Noon – 3:00pm $90 (space is limited)


Week 1 June 10 – 14
Week 2 (M,T,H,F) June 17 - 21

PLEASE NOTE: Camp Mary Orton will be closed June 19th. This week is offered at a pro-rated price.

Week 3 June 24 - 28
Week 4 (M-W)

Peak Adventures Overnight Camp

July 1, 9:00 am - July 3, 4:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Camp will be closed July 4th and 5th

Week 5 July 8 - 12
Week 6 July 15 - 19
Week 7 July 22 - 26
Week 8 July 29 - August 2

2024 Policies and Information

We would like to thank all of our Adventure Academy partners and look forward to working with them this summer.

Help Our Community

Your financial gift helps us continue a legacy of providing education and personal growth for children on the beautiful grounds of Camp Mary Orton.