Camp Au Sable

Kids Camp Guide

Each summer, we have hundreds of awesome kids aged 8-17 choose to spend their week with Camp Au Sable. We have 4 unique sessions: Adventure Camp, Junior Camp, Tween Camp, and Teen Camp. Choose Camp Au Sable as your summer camp of choice where we prioritize spiritual, physical, and mental growth. Join us at Camp Au Sable and have your best summer ever!

Best Summer Ever!

At Camp Au Sable, we strive to give your children the best summer ever! Each camper joining us for a week of summer camp will get to enjoy countless fun physical activities such as swimming at the waterfront, facing their fears at the climbing wall, learning art by making ceramics, zooming across the go cart track, or riding a bike through the beautiful Grayling, Michigan woods. We have hundreds of hand-picked staff members who have a real passion for serving Christ, and who are dedicated to giving your kids the best summer experience possible. 

We are blessed to have amazing facilities across our 800 acres. Our camp is located in Grayling, Michigan, and we have total access to the beautiful Lake Shallenbarger, which feeds into the world famous Au Sable river. Our campers get opportunities to climb, canoe, swim, study God’s word, and grow their connections with peers. Choose Camp Au Sable and have an unforgettable summer camp experience. 

2024 Kids
Camp Dates

Adventure Camp (ages 8-10) – June 11-16

Junior Camp (ages 10-13) – June 16-23

Tween Camp (ages 12-14) – June 23-30

Teen Camp – high school camp (ages 14-17) – June 30-July 7


What You Will Do!

Spiritual Learning
High Adventure
Go Carts
Mountain Biking

We have dozens of fun activities that any kid will enjoy! Come see why thousands choose Camp Au Sable every year!

Costs and Prices

What Does it Cost?

Adventure Camp costs $220
runs Tuesday through Sunday

Junior, Tween, and Teen camps cost $295
run Sunday through Sunday


Deduct $20 off of total registration for Michigan Conference SDA Church Membership

Deduct $5 for any one registered sibling (Youth camps only.)

Additional Camp Options

Store (suggested amount) – $25-$50

Surprise Bag – $20

Packing List

We get it, planning for camp can be stressful! But here’s some great guidelines on what you can bring when you join us at Camp Au Sable!

What to bring

  • Bible
  • Sleeping Bag/Bedding
  • Everyday Play / Active Wear
  • Rain Gear
  • Jacket/Sweatshirt
  • *Long Pants
  • Long Sleeve Shirt
  • *Shoes/socks
  • Insect Repellent
  • Sunscreen/Chapstick
  • Water Bottle
  • Disposable Camera
  • Flashlight
  • Flip Flops/Shower Slippers
  • Church Clothes (Dress for girls)
  • Laundry Bag
  • **Modest Swimsuit (one-piece)
  • Toothpaste/Brush
  • Shampoo
  • Towels/Washcloth/Pillow
  • Cash for Store Purchases
    ($25-50 suggested)
  • A Friend to share the fun!

What NOT to bring

  • Tobacco
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Any illegal substances
  • Radios, CD players, or MP3 players
  • Cell phones, computers, iPods, iPads, or any other electronic devices
  • Knives or any type of weapon
  • Fireworks
  • Jewelry of any kind
  • Two-piece swimsuits and spaghetti strap shirts for girls, or any clothing or possession that promotes non-Christian values.

*Horsebackriding: sturdy shoes or boots with heals and long pants are required.

**Welding: long pants and long sleeve shirt are required.

**Swimsuit Policy In our continued quest to maintain high standards in modesty, we are asking that all male campers wear boxer type swim shorts and all female campers wear board shorts or other appropriate shorts with their modest, one-piece swimsuit.

Register for
Camp Au Sable

Don’t wait any longer! Register for Camp Au Sable today and experience your best summer ever!