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Sessions and Fees

Camp Walden 2016 Tuition


Tuition / Deposit
First Session
(4 weeks)
Sun. June 26-
Sat. July 23, 2016
$5,025 / $1,100

Second Session

(3 weeks)

Sun. July 24-
Sat. August 13, 2016
$4,025 / $1,100
Mini Session
(2 weeks, 1st Sess.)
Sun. June 26-
Sat. July 9, 2016

$3,025 / $1,100

Mini Session II

(2 Weeks, 2nd Sess.)

Sun. July 24-
Sat. August 6, 2016
$3,025 / $1,100
Full Season
(7 weeks)
Sun. June 26-
Sat. August 13, 2016
$7,425 / $1,100

LIT Program

(for 11th graders)

Sat. July 9 -
Sun. August 13, 2016
$5,600 / $1,100


Tuition includes all out-of-camp trips, weekly laundry service* and hardback yearbook.

Additional options, such as horseback riding and transportation, are separate fees.

*Mini Session campers do not send out laundry



Transportation 2016

From Detroit: Walden offers charter-bus transportation from and to suburban Detroit (Farmington Hills) for First Session (June 26/July 23), Mini Session (July 9) and Second Session (July 24 / August 13).

From Cleveland: Charter buses from and back to Beachwood, OH, First Session only (June 26 / July 23).

From Chicago: Charter buses from and back to Chicago both First Session (June 26/July 23) and Second Sessions (July 24/August 13)



Mini-Mini Session


First-time campers only! Campers who have attended a previous mini-mini session are not eligible to attend.

Wednesday, August 3, to Saturday, August 6
$500 / $450 for current Walden families
Walden’s Mini-Mini Session is available to campers who will be entering 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades in the fall of 2016.** This two-day, three-night introduction to camp life will allow your child to try-out the Walden Way—from eating in the Mess Hall and sleeping in a cabin, to sampling fun new activities and getting a “lay of the land.” Mini-Mini Session campers will follow a special program guided by experienced counselors. They’ll also participate in camp events with the rest of our Second Session campers. 

Mini-Mini Session campers meet our Walden bus in downtown Cheboygan for the 10-minute bus ride to camp; parents pick up at camp on Saturday. The Mini-Mini Session is the perfect opportunity for your child (and you!) to test the waters of a summer-camp experience. Participating families will receive a $100 credit toward the 2017 season.


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