Day Trips & Overnight Excursions

Day Trips & Overnight Excursions

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Camp Jackson Day Trips

Each year, the Camp Jackson staff plans Day Trips to compliment the daily camp activities.  These day trips are intended for students ages 7 to 11. All trips meet at the Recreation Center at 8:30 am and return to the Recreation Center at 6:00 pm.  Day trips range between $50 and $60 per student. 

Granite Hot Springs | Wednesday, June 25th 

Spend the day hiking in Granite Canyon and soaking in the hot springs pool. Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel, sunscreen and closed toe hiking shoes. 

Pinedale Aquatic Center | Wednesday, July 2nd

Travel with us to Pinedale to visit the Museum of the Mountain Man and swim at the Pinedale Aquatic Center. Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel and sunscreen. 

Laser Tag & Rexburg Rapids Water Park | Wednesday, July 9th

Spend the day splashing around the lazy river or zooming down the water slides at Rexburg’s water park, after a thrilling laser tag showdown. Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel and sunscreen. 

Heise Hot Springs | Wednesday, July 16th 

Enjoy the natural waters of Heise. Riding the long water slide, swimming in the pool or soaking in the hot tubs.  Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel and sunscreen. 

Lava Hot Springs | Wednesday, July 30th

Check out the Olympic Swimming Complex at Lava Hot Springs, complete with water slides, hot pools and diving platforms.  Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel and sunscreen.

Laser Tag & Rexburg Rapids Water Park | Wednesday, August 6th

Spend the day splashing around the lazy river or zooming down the water slides at Rexburg’s water park, after a thrilling laser tag showdown. Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel and sunscreen.

Heise Hot Springs | Wednesday, August 13th

Enjoy the natural waters of Heise. Riding the long water slide, swimming in the pool or soaking in the hot tubs.  Students need to bring a sack lunch, water bottle, swimming attire, towel and sunscreen. 

Camp Jackson Overnight Excursions

Our Excursions are carefully planned overnight trips for students ages 9 through 11.  Each excursion departs from and returns to the Recreation Center. Please contact Mike Estes at 732.5761 if you have questions or for more information.  

Triangle C Ranch

Join us for a week of fun, adventure and entertainment at Triangle C Ranch near DuBois.  Activities include horseback riding, mountain biking, archery, fishing. hiking, petroglyphs, teepee sleepovers and more!  Triangle C Ranch was voted one of the top destinations for youth by the Chicago Tribune - your child won't want to miss out on this amazing week.  Check out the activity schedule and our accomodations in the Indian Cabin at www.trianglec.com.  

Monday - Friday
August 25 - August 29
Fee: $489