Frontier Camp

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Frontier Camp takes your camper back in time to live the life of a frontiersman/frontierswoman like Daniel & Sarah Smith, the founders of Rock Castle.

Campers will learn frontier skills such as building a fire from scratch, knot tying, survival fishing and trapping, primitive shelter building, orienteering, target shooting, paddling, and more!

Dates: July 15 - 18

Ages: 8 - 12 years old

Cost: $145 / 1st camper
$135 / each additional

Sign your child up for a summer camp experience that will bring history to life!

Registration will open in March. Please follow us on Facebook (Rock Castle State Historic Site) and Instagram (Historic Rock Castle) for reminders!

For more information email:
Director of Education and Events
Jess Gilbert

For information about sponsorship or business partnership opportunities, email

** Please note: campers will be kayaking/swimming in the Rock Castle cove each day (weather permitting). A lifeguard will be on duty at this time, and Rock Castle staff will be in the water with the campers at all times. Life vests will be absolutely required. If you have any questions/concerns, please email Jess Gilbert.