Welcome to camp!
At Camp Carvela, we empower young people through experiential learning. Our programming is camper-led and designed to foster an imaginative environment for kids to play and explore.
We're located on Bass Lake in Traverse City, MI.
Camp Carvela is part of Project Foxwood, a collaborative of outdoor education programs that includes Camp Lookout and Crystalaire Adventures.
The Carvela philosophy
At Camp Carvela, we empower young people through experiential learning. Our unique programming model emphasizes creativity, exploration, inclusion, and community building. Our goal is to make a positive impact on each member of our community by building connections to self, others, and the natural world.
Meet our team
Our staff is highly trained and passionate about creating a fun and inclusive camp experience for everyone.
Camp Carvela Parent
“My son loves everything about Carvela. He loved the imaginative outdoor adventures that he went on. We’ve noticed how much his self confidence has improved too”
Have questions about camp?
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