Frequently Asked Questions about our Summer Day Camp Programs

Butler Camp enjoys a beautiful location on a 22-acre campus in Darnestown, Maryland. We are also fortunate to enjoy the beauty (and cooler temperatures) of the trails and woods of adjoining Seneca Creek State Park. Hiking and playing in these woods are some of the favorite pastimes of Butler Campers!

Please read our Parent Handbook prior to the start of camp. Here are a few frequently asked questions about Butler Camp:

Here are a few frequently asked questions about Butler Camp:

What does my camper need every day? What to pack? This video from Heather and Amy goes through what to put in your backpack. And check out this list on our website. We are a rain or shine outside camp. Campers are encouraged to dress for the weather. Many parents use large zip lock bags to label and organize backpacks. In this way, they know first hand where to find what they need and can be more self-sufficient throughout their day. Their sunscreen and bug spray should also be placed in a separate ziplock with their name and appropriate forms enclosed. Check our Facebook page for program-specific videos showing what to pack.

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