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Ages: 4-14     Genders: Boys and Girls     Camp Types: Day Camp     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Equestrian, Music, Sports, Spring Break, Water

Camp Doublecreek 

Camp Doublecreek, an Austin Family Magazine Readers’ Poll Favorite, has been the Austin area’s premier day camp for children aged 4-14 since 1971. founded by Carter and Trudy Lester as a rural traditional summer day camp over 50 years ago, Camp Doublecreek embodies rich traditions and a family environment while continuously offering new and exciting activities and programs that are not only fun, but are designed to help campers thrive inside and outside of camp. The highly trained and caring staff fulfill Doublecreek’s mission that “every camper leaves at the end of the day knowing someone believes in them.” Many campers and staff come from multi-generational Doublecreek families and can tell you that if you haven’t been to Doublecreek, you haven’t been to day camp!


Offering 30+ exciting outdoor activities including:

  • Horseback riding and horsemanship
  • Swimming
  • 110ft water slide
  • Four square and gaga ball
  • Rockwall
  • Catwalk
  • Screamer
  • Low Ropes Challenge Course
  • Interactive Sports
  • Archery
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Innovative Playground Games


Free transportation is available from 8+ pick-up points around the greater Austin area, which keeps things easy for families and a blast for campers as they enjoy the timeless camp tradition of singing on the bus to and from camp everyday.


Mission Statement

“Every camper leaves at the end of the day knowing someone believes in them.” -Carter and Trudy Lester, Founders


Core Values

Challenge: to reach goals, solve problems and make life-long friends

Encourage: to reach new heights through independent decision making

Engage: in safe, fun-filled activities led in creative ways

Inspire: to love and care for friends, family and the community



“It’s one thing to be happy, it’s a whole different and more amazing thing to see your child elated and excited every single day expressing how he just can’t wait to get back to camp with his friends.” Erick J.


“This year in particular, I feel grateful for this camp. Though the summer may look a little different and involve a lot more hand washing, the smiles have not faded and she is still having an absolute blast!”-Jacquelyn E.


“We are so happy that Camp Doublecreek was able to open this summer. After being stuck at home for months due to COVID, this camp gave my son the normalcy he needed. He is excited to go everyday and loves making new friends and so much more…thanks to the staff for all they do and making it so fun for the kids and safe!” Shelly C.


Important Dates

Spring Break Camp: March 14-18

Summer Camp: May 21-August 12

Phone: (512) 255-3661



Instagram: @CampDoublecreek

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