About Us

We are a residential summer camp for all boys and girls ages 6-13. Friendly Pines Camp is a family-owned, independent camp. The camp is accredited through the American Camp Association (ACA) and a member of the Western Association for Independent Camps (WAIC). During the rest of the year Friendly Pines Camp rents its facilities to a wide variety of groups for retreats, conferences, and other gatherings. The camp located in the Bradshaw Range just south of Prescott, Arizona, which is about 2 hours northwest of Phoenix, about 2 hours southwest of Flagstaff, and about an hour west of Sedona. We are at an elevation of about 6300 feet and enjoy comfortable warm summers and mild winters. Much of camp property borders the Prescott National Forest.

2018 Dates & Rates

as of as of September 16, 2017. Enrollment Opens on September 18, 2017. Early Bird Discount Until November 1, 2017.

Two-Week Sessions

Session Date Rate
Session One June 10-23, 2018 $2430 ($2330 until 11/1/17)
Session Two (FULL) June 24-July 7, 2018 $2430 ($2330 until 11/1/17)
Session Three (FULL) July 8-21, 2018 $2430 ($2330 until 11/1/17)
CILT Session (FULL) June 10-23, 2018 $2430 ($2330 until 11/1/17)
CILT Session June 24-July 21, 2018 (4-wks) $2430 ($2330 until 11/1/17)

One Week Sessions

Session Date Rate
Pioneer A June 10-16, 2018 $1350 ($1280 until 11/1/17)
Pioneer B June 17-23, 2018 $1350 ($1280 until 11/1/17)
Explorer A June 24-30, 2018 $1350 ($1280 until 11/1/17)
Explorer B July 1-7, 2018 $1350 ($1280 until 11/1/17)
Trailseeker A July 8-14, 2018 $1350 ($1280 until 11/1/17)
Trailseeker B July 15-21, 2018 $1350 ($1280 until 11/1/17)

We also offer day camp for local campers. Click here for information.

Available Discounts

Sibling Discount - - $180 per camper/per 2-wk session or $100 per camper/per one-week session

Sibling discounts apply to the second, third, fourth, etc child enrolled.

Multi Session Discount - - $185 discount for 2nd 2-wk session and $370 for 2nd and 3rd 2-wk session. $100 for every additional 1-week session

Early Bird Discount - - Enroll at 2017 rates. Save $100 for 2-wk session; $70 for 1-wk session.

Pay deposit at enrollment to hold spot. $900 deposit for 2-wk. $600 deposit for 1-wk. Pay balance on April 10, 2018

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Family Camp

September 21-23, 2018

For Rates and Application

Campers choose which activities they would like to participate in and each camper gets a personalized schedule for the session. There are four activity hours in a day. Find out more...

As bookends to our summer, we also host a few special health needs camps. Camp Not-A-Wheeze is organized by the American Lung Association of Arizona for campers with moderate to severe asthma. After that, we welcome the Arizona Diabetes Association and run Camp AZDA, a camp for children and teenagers with Type 1 diabetes. In late July, Friendly Pines Camp is the site of Nick and Kelly’s Heart Camp, a week-long camp for children with heart disease.We also host Camp Rainbow which is run and staffed by the Phoenix Children’s Hospital and serves boys and girls with cancer.

Rental Facilities

During the Fall (August to November) and Spring (January to May) seasons we rent the facilities out to a variety of different groups. Many of our groups include schools, non-profit organizations, corporations, and church and other religiously affiliated groups. Find out more…