FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

When can I register my child?

Slots fills up very quickly so be sure to check back as soon as registration opens to ensure that your child enjoys a fun week at camp!

What should my child bring to camp?

A list of recommended items for Day Camp can be found here. The Overnight Camp list can be found here. It is highly recommended that children DO NOT bring anything valuable, as we are not responsible for anything that is lost or damaged.

What activities can my child do at camp?

Camp Hydaway features a giant water slide, canoes, paddle boats, water toys, zipline (an overnight camp activity), archery, ga-ga-ball, 4-square, game rooms and nature trails. All of these activities create a camp experience that kids will remember for a lifetime.

Where is Camp Hydaway located?
936 Camp Hydaway Road, Lynchburg, 24501
Camp Hydaway is nestled in the beautiful foothills of Candlers Mountain, just three miles past the entrance to Liberty University. Map directions from any location here.

What does a typical Day Camp day look like at Camp Hydaway?

8:15 – 8:30                   Drop-off 

8:30- 9:00                    Morning Celebration

9:00 – 10:15                 Activity 1 

10:15 – 10:30               Snack

10:30 – 11:45               Activity 2 

11:45 – 12:15               Girls Lunch/Boys Rally

12:15 -12:30                Transition

12:30 – 1:00                 Boys Lunch/Girls Rally 

1:00 – 1:30                   Devotional Time 

1:30 – 2:45                   Free Time

2:45 – 3:00                   Transition                   

3:00 – 4:00                   Keynote

4:00                             Dismissal 

What does a typical Overnight Camp day look like at Camp Hydaway?

We can’t wait to kick off the week with campers, when gates open at 4:00 pm on Sunday. Parents are welcome to stay for opening ceremonies and “move in.” 

Monday – Wednesday

8:00 – 8:30                   Breakfast

8:30 – 9:00                   Morning Celebration

9:00 – 10:15                 Activity 1

10:15 – 10:30               Snack

10:30 – 11:45               Activity 2

11:45 – 12:15               Girls Lunch/ Boys Rally

12:15 -12:30                Transition

12:30 – 1:00                 Boys Lunch/ Girls Rally

1:00 – 1:30                   Devotional Time

1:30 – 3:00                   FOB (Flat on Bunk)

3:00 – 4:30                   Free Time

4:30 – 6:00                   Activity 3

6:00 – 7:00                   Dinner

7:00 – 8:30                   Keynote

8:30 – 9:30                   Theme Night

10:00                           Lights Out

Camp will conclude on Thursday with Closing Ceremonies for the family: 

5:00 – 5:15                   Parents arrive

5:30 – 6:00                   Camper Awards

6:00 – 6:30                   Closing ceremonies

6:30                              Dinner, load and leave