Camp Fire Golden Empire | Camp Gold Hollow

Summer Resident Camp

Summer Resident Camp  •  July 9-15, 2023 •  Registration opening soon!




Traditional Camp: Youth ages 8-17 – (7 days, 6 nights)  $595.00

Register early for up to a $50 discount!

Camp Gold Hollow Resident Camp offers an outdoor experience that is perfect for first time and experienced campers alike. Campers can choose from a wide variety of activities and new experiences; canoeing, cook outs, arts & crafts, archery, hiking, games, and swimming are popular options. All activities are held outdoors.

Campers sleep outdoors on cots with mattresses on a platform with their counselor and cabin group friends. Nutritious meals are served family style in the outdoor dining area. This offers a chance for new and seasoned “Gold Hollowers” to put down their electronic devices and spend days experiencing new adventures and building lifelong friendships. Our commitment is to helping youth “find their spark” and THRIVE in a safe and caring outdoor environment.

Camper must provide proof of vaccination or negative Covid test taken within two days of arrival.

What makes us unique?

  • Quality programs & caring staff
  • All inclusive program
  • Affordable
  • Focus on camper choice where they develop independence and teamwork through a shared living environment

Pricing Includes:

  • Limited Edition Resident Camp T-shirt
  • All activities including canoeing, archery, crafts, etc.
  • All meals, snacks and boarding
  • Our trained staff work hard to ensure an age-appropriate, inclusive, supervised, and fun camp experience for each camper. With over 80 years of resident camp experience, Camp Gold Hollow is a great place to learn new skills while having an absolute blast!


CIT Program, July 9-22, 2022: Youth ages 15-17 – (14 days, 13 nights) $550.00

Limited to 10 participants.

CITs (Counselors-in-Training) are the heart of camp. This leadership based program provides opportunities for our teen campers to receive onsite training to develop their skills in camp management and youth development. We have a highly skilled CIT counselor dedicated to spending time working with this group of teens to make camp THRIVE!

To apply for a position, the applicant must complete the online registration and participate in a pre-camp phone/Zoom interview.

All CITs must fully register no later than May 15 with notification in June, and are expected to:

  • Provide own transportation to arrive at camp by noon on July 9
  • Participate in all CIT unit sessions and activities
  • Help supervise daily tasks and activities with your assigned camper group
  • Help plan and implement the end of session All-Camp Event
  • Be a junior counselor/program assistant for a camper group during the week of Day Camp
  • Opportunity to earn 40 hours of community service

Note: There is no early bird registration discount for the CIT program and it is a leadership program that requires application, interviews, and a selection process. It is recommended that the only the registration deposit be paid until camper has been notified of acceptance into the program, at with time, the balance of the camp registration can be paid.


NOTE: All registration paperwork must be completed for your camper’s spot to be confirmed.

Register for Traditional Camp by April 15 for a $50 discount!

Register a new camper for Traditional Camp: $25 discount

Register a sibling for Traditional Camp: $25 discount 



We also have a limited number of Camperships available.

Information and application for Camperships here.

Our Promise

Young people want to shape the world.

Camp Fire provides the opportunity to find their spark, lift their voice, and discover who they are.

In Camp Fire, it begins now.

Light the fire within