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Senior Summer CampPhoto composite of Campfire and Cabin from Hart Senior Camp at Camp Sacramento

Spend a week this summer at Camp Sacramento enjoying the beauty of the majestic Sierras! Join us for Arts in The Sierras!

Our Arts and Adventure in the Sierras Camp takes place at Camp Sacramento in the Eldorado National Forest along Highway 50, just 18 miles west of Lake Tahoe. At an elevation of 6,500 feet, the tall pines, clear blue sky, and meandering river, Camp Sacramento provides a scenic setting that offers a wonderful way to relax in the mountains.

Experience this world famous area with its many recreational activities. Hike the Eldorado National Forest and Lake Tahoe Basin. Explore the area’s many lakes and vistas or relax inCamp Sacramento’s serene setting. You can participate in the scheduled activities or consider Camp Sacramento your base camp to experience outdoor activities of your own choosing. It’s up to you!

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2020 Senior Summer Camp

COVID19 Update:

Camp Sacramento is unable to accommodate residential campers this year due to the COVID 19 pandemic. We regret that Senior Summer Camp has been cancelled. To be placed on a contact list to receive information about our 2021 camp, please send your contact information to:

Each summer the City of Sacramento’s 50+ Wellness Program hosts affordable, mini-vacations for older adults at Camp Sacramento in the Eldorado National Forest. Are you looking to spend a week in the beautiful Sierras enjoying scenery while getting in touch with your artistic side or are you looking to take on an adventure like hiking? We have the camp for you!

The “Arts and Adventure in the Sierras” Senior Camp offers a wide variety of activities during your 5 day, 4 night stay at camp. Your registration fee includes meals, nature walks and many in-camp activities, social events and all the fresh air you can take!

Some campers want to fit in as many activities as possible each day. Some come for the simple pleasure of enjoying naps on the patio, reading and visiting in a relaxed setting, playing games or working on independent projects.
The point is, you can do as much or as little as you like! 

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For further information about 2020 Arts and Adventure in the Sierras Camp,
contact (916) 808-1593 or

Photo Gallery

Want to see how much fun you can have during summer camp? Visit our summer camp photo gallery featuring highlights from previous years: Senior Summer Camp at Camp Sacramento