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Thank you so much for your interest in summer camp at Tekoa Foothills!

Our aim is to answer any questions you may have and help guide you through deciding which camp is best suited for you!

Tekoa Foothills is a Summer Camp and Retreat Center located in Casar, North Carolina. Our mission statement is "Touching hearts, Changing Lives, Sharing the Light of Christ." During the summer months, we offer several Summer Camp Programs for children, youth, and adults with developmental disabilities.


We offer three different kinds of camps: Day Camps, Resident Camps, & Tekoa Missions. In Summer 2023, all of our sessions are week-long spanning 8 weeks from June 4th-July 31st.


Are you already prepared to register for summer camp? Way to go! Click the link above to be directed to the registration website! PLEASE LIMIT TO 2 WEEKS PER CAMPER TO ALLOW OTHER CAMPERS TO ENJOY THE FOOTHILLS EXPERIENCE.


In 2023, our Summer Camp Programs are designed to serve campers ages 5-14 years. Campers should choose a camp based on their age and/or rising grade level (K-9th). Click on the links below to learn more about the dates, rates, and sessions available.

More Information

If you have questions about which camp to register for or what is being offered at Tekoa Foothills this summer, scroll through the options listed below to find out more about the details and specifics of each summer camp offering. Summer camps are organized by two things: age and skill interest. Depending on the age of your camper, the type of camp available will change. Each program is created intentionally with campers in mind.

Skill Guide

Elementary and Middle School residential campers have the option to register for an unique skill to learn during their time at Tekoa Foothills. Skill groups are organized based on camper interest and will be comprised of elementary and middle schoolers with an expert in the area leading the class. Learn more about each of the skills offered by following the link to the Skill Guide. Registration for skill weeks are available to rising 3rd-9th graders.

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Early Elementary Camp

The best experience for a young camper eager about trying out summer camp! This camp is offered to campers aged 6-7, and allows them to enjoy the a fun. energy filled week at camp! Early Elementary camp does not offer skill based camps.

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Elementary School Resident Camp

Age 8-11, Sun-Fri
If your child is a rising 3rd-6th grader, they are ready to sign up for one of our elementary resident camps! This is a week long overnight camp. In order to register for an elementary resident camp, each camper must first decide on a skill that interests them. If you want to sign up for Bullseye Blitz or Horseback Riding specify the elementary offering of that camp.

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Middle School Resident Camp

Age 11-14, Sun-Fri
If your child is a rising 6th-9th grader, they are ready to sign up for one of our middle school resident camps! This is a week long overnight camp. Sign up for your week of camp, and then select the skill they desire.

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Day Camp

Ages 5-9, Mon-Thur, 8am-5pm
Is your child 5-9 years old? Are they excited for four jam-packed days at camp? Are they super excited about camp but feel more comfortable being droped off and picked up every day? They are ready to sign up for day camp at Tekoa Foothills! Day camp is perfect for local families or churches who want to offer a glimpse into the wonderful world of camp for their kids. Click on the link to learn more about day camp!

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Tekoa Missions

Rising 6th-12th Graders, Sun-Sat
Is your youth group looking for a new type of adventure? Are they excited to serve the local community while building lasting bonds and friendships? They are ready to sign up for a week of missions camp! Groups will spend their mornings and afternoons facilitating home repair projests while enjoying the high energy camp atmosphere in the evenings. Click on the link to learn more about missions at Tekoa Foothills.

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Camp Gemma

Ambulatory Adults (18+) with Developmental Disabilities, Mon-Fri
This camp is specifically designed with the neurodiverse in mind! Camp Gemma is aimed towards building community among adults with developmental disabilities. Available to ambulatory adults who are able to feed, bathe, and clothe themselves. More information will be updated soon. Questions? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to learn more.


Frequently Asked Questions

Now that you are well-versed in all the exciting camps and skills, YOU are ready for camp!

Please contact Tekoa Foothills if you have any questions, comments, or concerns.

All camps are subject to change based on registrations, program feature availability and public health.