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Amazing Race Camp

On Your Marks, Get Set, GO!

July 1st - July 3rd, 2024

Join us for this is a very special week of Quarry Camp at The Forge! This three-day Amazing Race Camp is designed to challenge your camper while having fun! Each day consists of Forge activities mixed with super fun challenge games in Amazing Race style! Each camper group will work as a team to win prizes awarded at a party on the last day.

Location:
Lemont Quarries, 227 Heritage Quarries Dr Lemont, IL, 60439

Details

Date:
July 1st - July 3rd, 2024
Price:
$390 per camper

Camp Details

  • July 1st - 3rd, 2024 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Ages: 7-14 (maximum of 50 campers)
  • Cost: $390

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does camp cost?

Our 3-day Amazing Race Camp costs $390

Who is facilitating Amazing Race Camp?
  • Quarry Camp is designed and created by educators with a combined 30+years of experience working in camps, schools, and community programming.
  • Led by our Educational Program Director and Camp Coordinator, extensive hiring efforts are underway to find mature, creative, and AWESOME college, high school and adult camp Lead Counselors and Junior Counselors.
  • All counselors will be trained in CPR and Basic First Aid along with The Forge Adventure Guides and staff, and have a deep commitment to creating the safest camp environment possible.” with “All counselors will be trained in CPR, AED, Basic First Aid, and YPT (Youth Protection Training) along with The Forge Adventure Guides and staff, and have a deep commitment to creating the safest camp environment possible.
  • All counselors will also go through extensive training in activities, inclusion, diversity, and much more to ensure the best camp experience for all campers.
  • Awesome adult, college & high school camp Lead Counselors who are 16+ years in age will be engaging and facilitating the campers each week.
Are phones and electronic devices allowed at camp?

Yes, but they must be in a backpack during activities. There will be plenty of time at lunch, during free time, and other opportunities for pictures and capturing memories!

Will my child need money?
  • The Forge is a Cashless Operation.
  • Parents and campers have the opportunity to purchase The Forge merchandise at check-in and check-out.
  • We are currently accepting credit card swipe and chip pay, as well as debit cards.
  • Campers may purchase snacks and drinks during lunch time only, when The Foundry is open.
What is a Quarry Lunch if I choose this option?
  • You will receive more details regarding camp lunches in the Parent Welcome letter closer to the beginning of camp, in the spring.
  • A delicious meal with just the right amount of nutrition and energy to set your camper up for the rest of the day!
Does my child need to bring a bike?
  • Campers must bring their own bikes and helmets if they want to utilize the Pump Track and trail rides.
  • The Forge does not have any  bikes for campers to use this summer.
  • We will lock the campers' bikes up at Base camp after camp each day for the duration of the week.
Can The Forge prorate your camper for missing days?

We cannot. We understand that summer can be hectic but we encourage parents to book their campers for a week that they can attend all five days and get the best experience possible!

  • We do not offer pro-rating or refunds
Is Amazing Race Camp always outside?

Yes! We play outside in rain or shine! Please prepare your camper for the elements with proper shoes, rain boots, jackets and an extra change of clothes (just in case).

 

* Camp will be cancelled for extreme weather conditions.

What is the camp cancellation policy?

Summer camp programming occurs rain or shine. Refunds will be offered up to 3 weeks prior to the start of camp. Credit or changes (availability permitting) are allowed up to 48 hours before the start date.

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