Monte Sano State Park

Monte Sano State Park

For campers ages 5 through 13, the Spirit of Summer comes to life through the power of Kidcam Camp at Monte Sano State Park.


Kidcam’s weekly activities promote fun, fitness, friendship and creativity. Campers celebrate a different theme each week, while incorporating a curriculum filled with sports, creative arts, STEM, team building games, life skills, onsite field trips, talent shows, swimming and water play, along with 50 years of memorable Kidcam traditions.


Monte Sano means "Mountain of Health" in Spanish, describing the mountain located east of Huntsville perfectly. Based in the Monte Sano Lodge, campers will enjoy the spectacular views over Huntsville, hiking trails, Japanese Gardens, playgrounds, outdoors pavilions, the amphitheater, disc golf course, and the Von Braun Planetarium.


*NOTE: Campers must be 5 years or older before attending a Kidcam Camp.

Huntsville, AL

Camp Details

Dates & Hours

See you in 2023!

Before & After Care

 7:00 - 9:00 AM  |   3:00 - 6:00 PM After-care


FREE before camp childcare is available as early as 7:00 AM.


After camp childcare is available at a rate of $4/hour (siblings $2/hour), ends by 6:00 PM.


**NOTE: Half-hour rates no longer applies.

Camp Location

5105 Nolen Ave SE, Huntsville, AL 35801, USA

Phone | Email

877-4KIDCAM

CAMP SWIM SCHEDULE

Make sure to follow the Kidcam @ Monte Sano State Park Facebook page to see pictures of what our Rockstars are up to during the week!

Weekly Schedule

Click the calendar below to get to your camp's Weekly Schedules page.

Note: schedule may not be posted until the weekend prior to the camp week.

Things To Know

Ready to give your Rockstar an awesome summer experience? Click below to sign them up today!*

*Subject to availability.

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Kidcam Summer Camp is excited to announce one of our new locations in Alabama, located at Monte Sano State Park. Located in the Monte Sano Lodge, campers will enjoy the spectacular views over Huntsville, hiking trails, Japanese Gardens, playgrounds, outdoors pavilions, the amphitheater, disc golf course, and the Von Braun Planetarium.

Tuition, Fees & Discounts

Registration

Registration Fee

A non-refundable one-time Registration Fee of $60 for the first child and $45 for each additional child. 


Registration fees are subject to change after April 1st based on the camp enrollment.

Rates

$210 per week

$189 for siblings 

$189 if paying for 3+ weeks. Offer good thru May 9.

Weekly Tuition

Weekly tuition must be paid to secure a camper's place in a week. Enrollment is on a first-come, first served basis and will close once spots in a week are full. If space remains, parents may register up until the Thursday prior to a week. Tuition payments must be made through your parent account online.

Refunds

Registration fees are  non-refundable. Please visit our Policies & Procedures for complete details on refunds.

Transfers

Transfer requests will be accepted if 

  • The request is made no less than 5 days leading up to the week of the transfer

  • There is available space remaining in the week requested

  • A $10 administrative fee will be added to all transfer requests that can be accommodated.

Pre-Paid Account

PrePaid Food and Aftercare accounts are debit accounts to which you can add funds for the summer, or on an as-needed basis. Money is auto-deduct as it is used for either food or aftercare.


Prepaid funds are shared between campers on the same account.

Money may be applied toward balances due in either account if there are funds in one, and a balance due in another.


It’s recommended to pay only what’s expected to be used as refunds are not given on prepaid accounts. Funds will rollover to the following week and camp year.

More To Know...

Ages

Kidcam Camp is open to boys and girls, 5-13 years old. Campers MUST be 5 years or older before attending a Kidcam Camp.

Lunch & Snacks

Campers may bring their lunch or set up a pre-paid food account to purchase breakfast, two (2) snacks, and lunch daily. 


Lunch - up to $6.00 per day, per camper

Snacks - $2.00 per day, per camper


Campers will not be allowed to pay cash for breakfast, lunch, or snacks and will only be allowed to purchase food and/or drinks at camp if money is available in their pre-paid food account. 


Pre-paid food accounts must be kept current. Lunch menus are provided weekly on the camp’s Weekly Schedule or in the parent portal. 


For safety reasons, glass bottled drinks are not allowed at camp. Box drinks, canned drinks, or plastic/insulated thermos are acceptable.

Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Drop off and pick up will be at the Monte Sano Lodge which will also be home base. Once you pass the entrance to Monte Sano, the entrance to the Lodge will be the second right off Nolen Ave.

Before Care & After Care

 7:00 - 9:00 AM  |   3:00 - 6:00 PM After-care


FREE before camp childcare is available as early as 7:00 AM.


After camp childcare is available at a rate of $4/hour (siblings $2/hour), ends by 6:00 PM.


**NOTE: Half-hour rates no longer applies.

Gear

CAMP SHIRTS MUST BE WORN EVERY DAY. There is no exception to this rule unless a day is noted on your schedule as “costume day” or other type of special dress day. 


If a camper comes to camp without a camp shirt, the camper MUST purchase a shirt to remain in camp that day. The parents also have the option to bring a shirt to camp. 


Please label all shirts, shorts, shoes, towels, water bottles and lunch boxes, or other items brought from home.

Activities

Kidcam’s engaging weekly themes are action-packed with activities that promote fun, fitness, friendship, and creativity each week. 


“The Spirit of Summer” celebrates all that makes Kidcam’s 50 years GREAT. Campers enjoy a different theme each week, while incorporating activities ranging from sports, arts, STEM, special activities, and water play. 


Weekly schedules and any field trips will be posted online no later than the Friday prior to each week a camper attends.

Let's Get Social!

Make sure to follow the Kidcam @ Monte Sano State Park Facebook page to see pictures of what our Rockstars are up to during the week!

Camp Director