Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend®



April 21st-22nd, 2018AIKD 3
 Grades: K- 12th

$60 per campers without transportation
$75 per camper with transportation
$25 for Saturday only (no transportation)
$30 CIT Rate (Add $15 for Transportation)


*SPACES ARE LIMITED AND THIS EVENT WILL FILL FAST!*

You may choose to pay in full or put down a $25 non refundable deposit per camper for overnight stays.
The balance will be automatically charged to the card on file on Friday, April 14th, 2018.
If registering on or after Friday, April 14th, payment in full will be due.
CIT rate is for those register for the CIT (counselor in training program) for Summer 2018.


About Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend®

Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend® weekend takes place every spring and is for new campers who want to experience overnight camp at Camp Fire Camp Toccoa for the first time or returning campers who want to reunite with friends and staff.   Campers in 1st grade through 12th grade will have a chance to experience the magic Camp Fire Camp Toccoa has to offer while enjoying the crisp spring air and beautiful colors. 


What to Expect

Campers should expect to have a great time; full of fun and adventure!   Experience sleeping in the cabins, eating in the dining hall, making new friends and trying new things.   Your favorite camp activities – archery, arts and crafts, canoeing, hiking, sports, games and more.  (Horseback riding will not be offered during Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend).  Fun evening programs –  hike to Quarry Rock, make s’mores, sing camp songs, play new and exciting games all while visiting with your friends and favorite counselors.


camp fire camp toccoa cabinLodging & Meals

Everyone will stay our heated cabins in the main camp area.   Campers will be grouped according to age and gender, cabin mate requests can be made but are not guaranteed for Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend®. Meals and snacks are provided throughout the weekend (lunch Saturday through breakfast Sunday).   Please note on the registration form if your camper is a vegetarian.  If your camper has other special dietary needs please contact Camp Fire Camp Toccoa at (706) 886-2457 as you may be asked to send additional food items from home.

 


Drop Off and Pick Up Times

 Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend® weekend will be held at Camp Fire Camp Toccoa in Northeast Georgia.  
*Transportation spaces are limited and sold on a first come first serve basis.

For campers being dropped-off and picked-up at Camp Fire Camp Toccoa, we are located on Highway Alternate 17, inside the Toccoa city limits.  Our street address is 92 Camp Toccoa Drive Toccoa, GA 30577.   The camp is one-half mile north of Stephens County Hospital and one-half mile south of the The Links at Lake Toccoa Golf Course.

Without transportation:

  • On-site Drop-Off is between 12:30-12:45 on Saturday, April 21st. Lunch will be served.
  • On-site Pick-Up is between 10:00-10:30 am on Sunday, April 22nd for those staying overnight.
  • Saturday only: On-site pick up will be at 6:30 pm on Saturday, April 21st for those staying the day only.
  • Tours of Camp Fire Camp Toccoa are not available during check in/check out.  Our staff will be occupied welcoming campers and their families. Parents and other guests are not permitted to take a self-guided tour at this time.   If you would like to tour Camp Fire Camp Toccoa please visit us during one of our Open House dates or you may call to arrange an alternate date/time to visit. 
With Transportation

For campers using transportation from Atlanta, the drop-off site will be UPS Headquarters in Atlanta.  The street address is: 35 Glen Lake Parkway; Atlanta, GA 30328

  • Drop-Off will be between 9:30-10:00 am on Saturday, April 21st.
  • Be aware that the vans will be leaving promptly at 10:00 am. 
  • Pick-Up will be between 1:00 and 1:30 on Sunday, April 22nd.   A snack will be provided, lunch will not be served.


Medical Forms 

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Our full time staff have been trained in CPR and First Aid.  In the event of sickness, fever, or injuries that require medical attention the parent will be notified and asked to pick the participant up early from the event.

Each camper is required to have a Basic Medical History.  The form can be turned in upon the participant’s arrival, emailed to info@camptoccoa.org or faxed to (706) 886-5123.   *Campers who attended Camp Fire Camp Toccoa during the summer of 2017 should contact Camp Fire Camp Toccoa at (706) 886-2457 to ensure their medical form is on file.

All prescription medication must be received in its original container accompanied by the Medication Administration Record.  Prescription medication must be sent in the original container containing only the dosage required for the weekend.   Place all medication and the medication administration record in a gallon sized zip lock bag labeled with the campers first and last name.   Do not send over the counter medication with the exception of Melatonin or daily allergy medication such as Zyrtec or Claritin, which must be in the original container and only containing the required dosage for the weekend.

What to Pack

Make sure to pack weather-appropriate clothes; hat, gloves, and a rain jacket are recommended as campers will be
participating in outdoor activities.   Bring a warm sleeping bag, pillow, sheets and any toiletries that you need.  Shower shoes (flip flops) for the bathhouse, a flashlight and water bottle are also needed.  Closed toe shoes and socks are required at all times. For those who have never attended Camp Toccoa before please view the Packing List.

We encourage campers not to bring any cell phones or electronic devices as they will be collected and kept by camp staff during the weekend.   Camp Fire Camp Toccoa is not responsible for any lost, stolen, damaged, or forgotten cell phones and/or electronic devices. 


Trading Post

Camp Fire Camp Toccoa operates a small Trading Post, where campers may purchase camp t-shirts and snacks.  Campers may bring cash to purchase these items over the weekend. Camp Fire Camp Toccoa will not be opening camper accounts in the Trading Post (as we do in the summer) and will not be responsible for lost or stolen money.

Camper Photos

Photos!   We will being using Instagram throughout the weekend. On Wednesday, after camp, photos will be uploaded after the weekend to:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/campfiregeorgia/  Camp Fire Camp Toccoa will do our best to photograph each camper throughout their stay but we are unable to honor specific requests.  Please note, that Bunk Notes (camper email) will NOT be distributed during Absolutely Incredible Kid Weekend.


fall-canoeingAdditional Information

For information about our behavior policy, cancellations and refunds, health and wellness, etc. please see our AIKD Weekend Handbook 2018  

Tours of Camp Fire Camp Toccoa are not available during check in / check out.   Our staff will be occupied welcoming campers and their families.   For the safety of the campers parents and other guests are not permitted to take a self-guided tour at this time.   If you would like to tour Camp Fire Camp Toccoa please visit us during one of our Open House dates or you may call to arrange an alternate date/time to visit.  You can also view photos of Camp Fire Camp Toccoa.

Questions

For questions about the weekend, transportation, medical forms, food allergies, or anything else please contact Mary McSherry   mhuff@campfirega.org or (706) 886-2457.