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Summer Camp

Our multi-day camps offer traditional camp experiences such as hiking, evening campfires, its own lake with a floating dock, a variety of watercraft and swimming opportunities, an arts and crafts studio, archery, camp games and so much more.

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Outdoor School

The mission of Camp Tamarack’s Outdoor school is to provide and support educational opportunities and projects that offer an understanding of the importance of the environment and encourage safe, productive and enlightening experiences.

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Camp History

Originally founded in 1935 as a horse camp for girls, by Donna Gill and Lucile Murphy, Camp Tamarack has served the youth of Central Oregon for 79 years. The camp has changed owners several times over the years, but was most recently purchased by On Belay TY, whose vision is to provide a place where children can experience everything the outdoors has to offer.

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What other kids are saying

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Tyler Anderson was one of those kids without much of a direction. Lacking a passion to steady his life, school became a struggle while drugs provided an easy answer. In 1987, his parents sent him away from their home in Northern California to a ...

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Contact Us

Charlie Anderson - Camp Director
2608 NW Robert Way
Bend, Oregon 97701
Phone: (541) 633-9847
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