Happy Hollow Day Camp


Happy Hollow Camp is an active way for children ages 6-14 to experience camp without having to spend evenings away from home. Happy Hollow is a nine-week program beginning in June.  Campers enjoy varied activities throughout the week including:  archery, arts and crafts, swimming and fishing, pony rides, nature activities, sports and field games.  Happy Hollow offers theme weeks, talent shows, and other special activities to make campers enjoy their summer at camp. Two overnights are held during the summer, including one for girls and one for boys. An end-of-summer cookout and dance are open to all Happy Hollow Campers.

The 2019 camping season was June 17, 2019 through the week of August 12, 2019.  All fees and schedules below are from the 2019 season.  Dates for 2020 have not been decided yet.

When enrolling for Happy Hollow there is a non-refundable $10.00 registration fee per immediate family payable with the return of your camp application. Upon receipt of your $20.00 registration fee, you will receive a parent handbook. CAMP FEES MUST BE PAID 10 BUSINESS DAYS IN ADVANCE OF YOUR CHILDS ENROLLMENT.  For example, if your child is attending camp the week of June 18, all his/her fees must be paid by June 8.  Your child will not be permitted to attend camp until fees are paid.  Camp fees are a fixed rate.  You will not receive a reduction in fees if your child does not attend all five (5) days of camp. CAMP FEES MUST BE PAID AT FRIENDLY HOUSE.  FEES WILL NOT ACCEPTED AT CAMP.

Camp fees are per week as follows and are for the same immediate family.

  • $100.00 one child
  • $155.00 two children
  • $190.00 three children
  • $205.00 four children

The fees for the week of July 2 will be reduced as we are closed July 4.  Fees for that week are as follows:

  • $84.00 one child
  • $139.00 two children
  • $174.00 three children
  • $189.00 four children
  • Transportation fees will be reduced to $10.00 for two-way transportation and $5.00 for one way.

All payments must be paid at Friendly House.  We do not take credit card payments or online registrations.

Campers may be taken directly to Happy Hollow Day Camp or Friendly House beginning at 7:00am.  All campers must be picked up no later than 5:30pm

If you are unable to drop-off or pick up your child or children at camp, busing is available at a cost of $12.00 per week, per child. If one way transportation is needed, the cost is $7.00 per week, per child. The bus leaves Friendly House at 8:30am and returns between 4:15 & 4:30p.m.

Bus service fees are a fixed rate. You will not receive a reduction or refund if you have requested this service on the transpiration application. Friendly House is the drop off and pick up point for bus service.

The camp consists of 25 acres of woods, open fields, a stream, a pond and a swimming pool. It is located in Washington Township at 792 Hull Road. The camp has indoor plumbing, three log cabins and a central main lodge. Activities include arts & crafts, tennis, basketball, soccer, swimming, archery, pony rides, nature study, and other special events throughout the summer. Campers must bring a sack lunch daily, milk will be provided.

Happy Hollow is open to any boy or girl between the ages of six and fourteen. No one shall be denied admission to our camp or the benefits of our United States Department of Agriculture Nutrition Program because of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age.

Our goal is to provide a complete camping experience for all of our campers. To aid us in accomplishing this goal, we ask all of our applicants to inform us if they have any disabilities or impairments.

We suggest that all campers and their families visit the camp before enrolling to ensure that our program will meet expectations.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call Friendly House at 419-522-0521.