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Thank you for registering for an A.R.E. Camp Session! 

PLEASE READ: This page contains important information about steps that you MUST complete BEFORE attending A.R.E. Camp. Also, please be sure to bookmark this page so you can come back at a later time, if needed. 

We are so happy to have your registration for camp! Before you embark on your adventure, we will need you to complete registration forms. Please locate your session below for details and follow the links to fill and submit the required documents BEFORE you arrive at A.R.E. Camp. The sooner we receive your registration forms, the better!


For helpful tips and packing information, you can view or download the A.R.E. Camp Handbook

The physical address of Camp is 283 White Rock Furnace Road, Rural Retreat, VA 24368 – follow the gravel road past the mailboxes for about a mile and enjoy the scenery! There are more detailed directions of how to get to Camp in the A.R.E. Camp Handbookbut if you happen to find yourself lost on the road, feel free to call Camp at 276-686-4031. 

To verify exact dates of your A.R.E. Camp session, please view our camp sessions event page

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact the A.R.E. Camp Manager, Malenka Luckett, at or 757-457-7162. 


Family Camp TWO

Please note: We only need one set of forms per family.

Family Camp TWO: Camper Information Form

Family Camp TWO: Health Insurance Information Form

Family Camp TWO will officially begin with dinner at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday (July 26) – we welcome you to arrive in the afternoon any time after 2 p.m. to get the lay of the land, meet the counselors, and settle in. If you find yourself running late, feel free to give the Camp a call at 276-686-4031.

Family Camp TWO will officially end with breakfast on Saturday (August 1), and we ask that you are packed up and on your way by around lunchtime to give us time to flip the camp for the next session.