Specialty Camps

Burlington Recreation and Parks offers Specialty Camps throughout the summer months. Kids will experience a special taste of their favorite interest or hobby. Space is limited and a waiting list will follow if camp becomes full. Transportation will not be provided to or from BRPD Summer Day Camp locations. 


NEW! All Specialty Camp registration can now be completed online here!  

If registering in person, you must make an appointment by calling the BRPD Main Office at (336) 222-5030. The office is open Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm.

2021 Camp Registration Form 
  1. Nature-Outdoors
  2. Sports
  3. Arts & Theater
  4. TEENS


Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Ages: 11 - 15
Cost: TBA
Location: Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina • 1345 NC 61 South, Whitsett, NC 27377
In this small-group, half-day clinic, learn all about kayaking fun and safety! Clinic covers everything from water safety, fitting your PFD, parts of the kayak, how to properly get in and out of the boat, basic paddle strokes and more. We'll save some time to paddle and explore the lake as well! Clinic includes on-land and on-water lessons. Campers should know how to swim and be prepared to be active throughout the clinic. 
Information: Melissa Hoose at (336) 222-5135 • Register Online for only 1 session (each session covers the same material)


Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Ages: 8 - 12 
Cost: TBA
Location: Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina • 1345 NC 61 South, Whitsett, NC 27377
This beginner camp will excite the fishing enthusiast. Learn the techniques such as bait and casting, the secrets of reeling in the big catch and safety and conservation. *Campers must bring their own fishing poles*
Information: (336) 222-5134 • Register Online


Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Ages: 6 - 9 
Location: Lake Mackintosh Park & Marina – Clubhouse • 2704 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington, NC 27215
Birds, bugs, dirt and more! This camp will take an in-depth look at nature through hands-on activities and adventures. One day of camp (Wednesday or Thursday - based on weather) the drop-off/pick-up will be at Guilford Mackintosh Marina for a fun day hiking and exploring! We'll finish the week with making s'mores over a campfire! Campers should be ready to spend a majority of camp being active and outside. 
Information: Melissa Hoose (336) 222-5135 • Register Online