Each overnight summer camp runs for five days, Sunday–Friday. Girls will receive their earned badge or Journey award at camp.
June 18–23, 2023
Camp, Camp, Camp
Train alongside female firefighters and law enforcement personnel to learn firefighting, police and EMS skills, practice defensive tactics, achieve physical activities and develop investigative abilities.
Girls will be mentored by remarkable women in the field! Not only will campers learn valuable skills during Camp Fury, but they will still get time to be a camper and partake in traditional camp activities!
June 25–30, 2023
Beyond the Stars
Welcome to the Space Jam! Learn about the moon, use a telescope to stargaze, and play alien basketball in this themed opportunity to earn your Space Science Adventurer badge.
Travel to the stars and earn your Space Science Investigator badge by using a telescope to stargaze, modeling the solar system, and sleeping under the stars in a hammock.
Bask in the moonlight while working toward your Space Science Researcher badge! Learn about light and color, how to identify constellations, and sleep under the stars in a hammock.
Out of This World
Design and perform an out-of-this-world skit for the younger girls to teach them about the wonders of space! You'll also contribute to citizen science projects, stargaze using a telescope, and sleep under the stars in a hammock.
July 2–7, 2023
Splish, Splash, Splat!
Have a mermaid tail of a time! You'll complete your Wonders of Water Journey by taking action to protect water at camp and beyond.
Become a citizen scientist and collect important data about bodies of water at camp. You'll also get a snapshot of various careers that focus on water quality.
Take action to protect the water all around us and collect health data to complete your Journey like a citizen scientist.
Make a Splash
Splash around in the water! You'll also attend a field trip to earn the Paddling badge and explore your relationship with water through art.
July 9–14, 2023
Learn camp skills and how to play games with friends to earn your Outdoor Adventurer badge.
Go on three separate day hikes to earn your Junior Trail Adventure badge.
Get out on the trails and spend extra time on our outdoor climbing wall to earn your Climbing Adventure badge.
Dare to Do It
As a Senior, you'll dare to take on the climbing wall and challenge course. As an Ambassador, you'll take on five different adventures to complete the Ultimate Recreation Challenge.
July 16–21, 2023
Outdoor Survivor Week
Brownies vs. Wild
Learn how to camp and earn your Cabin Camper badge.
Into the Wild
Earn your Camper badge by learning how to sleep outside in a tent.
Hit the Trails
Leave civilization behind and construct a primitive tent to camp out on the trails.
Can You Survive?
As a Senior, you'll camp out in our primitive sites and engage in a high-adventure activity. As an Ambassador, you'll become the ultimate survivalists while primitive camping.
July 23–28, 2023
Curious Case on Camp
Use a map and search for clues around camp to complete your letterboxing badge.
Follow clues like real Detectives to solve a mystery during this whodunit-themed week.
CSI: Camp Scene Investigation
Can you figure out the culprit in this whodunit-themed mystery camp? If you crack the case in time, you'll receive their Special Agent badge.
Secrets of the Hollow
As a Senior, you'll assit with the all-camp investigation by evaluating witnesses and the media surrounding the case. You'll will write about the case and deliver the news to camp. As an Ambassador, you'll learn the ultimate secret of Camp Hawthorn Hollow.
July 30–August 4, 2023
Lights, Camera, Action!
Move to the Music
Learn about different kinds of dance genres, find your rhythm through music, and even choreograph your own dance. At then end of the week, you'll perform in front of the entire camp and your family.
Take center stage for our Junior campers! Explore different roles through acting and dancing and help plan a Take Action project. At then end of the week, you'll perform in front of the entire camp and your family.
Mosaic Performing Arts
Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors
You'll have a special opportunity to work with the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit.
August 6–11, 2023
In the Arts
All That Glitter
Design with nature in mind and display your work for an all-camp art show.
Outdoor Art Explorer
Earn your Outdoor Art Explorer badge and display their work for an all-camp art show.
Earn your Outdoor Art Apprentice badge while mixing two of our favorite activities: painting and archery! You'll also display your work for an all-camp art show.
Earn your Outdoor Art Master and Expert badges by creating ARTrageous works for younger Girl Scouts to view during an art show hike on the trails.