Although Cody is not a “Sports Camp”, the extensive sports program at Cody offers activities for everyone. Whether a camper is just learning a sport, has average ability, or is a star performer, coaches emphasize developing skills and enjoying the game. Activities include: Soccer, Baseball, Basketball, Roller Hockey, Football, Street Hockey, Volleyball, Softball, Lacrosse and more!
At the Cody waterfront we teach exciting activities with an excellent camper-to-counselor ratio and maintain the highest levels of supervision and safety. All waterfront activities are taught by nationally certified instructors using the best equipment available. Activities include: swimming, sailing, water–skiing, windsurfing, snorkeling, canoeing, kayaking, knee boarding, wake boarding and more!
Cody offers a wide variety of individual activities in addition to the sports and waterfront programs. These diverse offerings round out Cody’s program and give campers the opportunity to discover new talents, develop skills and explore the limits of their creativity in an environment that is safe, supportive and conducive to learning and having fun. Activities include: Tennis, Biking, Archery, Horseback Riding, Laser Tag, Dramatics, Gymnastics and Dance.
Cody’s tremendously popular Arts Center offers painting, drawing, ceramics, model rocketry, photography, sculpture, jewelry–making, woodworking, and much more. Our campers create, shape and make some amazing things while at camp, from jewelry, to pottery items for gifts for parents or siblings, and all the way up to furniture items for their bedroom at home!
Campers with a flair for performance participate in technical classes and stage performances at Cody’s Theatre. Cody’s music program is extremely popular with campers, attracting a mix of curious first-time musicians, to more seasoned musical performers. Each week, campers/staff stage performances put on plays or just rock out! Activities Include: Drama, Theatre, Piano, Guitar, Drums and Saxophone.
Cody offers a comprehensive riding program that is geared to campers of all ages and ability levels, as well as varying degrees of interest.The instructional program includes beginner to advanced riding classes in English equitation. Advanced riders qualify for instruction in competitive jumping and can opt to help out in the barn when it comes to horse care.
Cody’s tennis program is based upon our experience that teaching with fun is the best way for kids to learn. Our certified tennis instructors excel at teaching junior players of all levels between the ages of 5-15. Whether your child is a Beginner or Advanced level player, he or she will gain confidence and learn appropriate fundamentals, strategy, match play, conditioning, and footwork. And, most of all, have lots of fun!
Our Adventure program offers a variety of high and low ropes courses to challenge and excite campers. Our certified staff are trained to get your minds working to enhance creativity, find solutions, encourage group members, and help campers discover how you work as a member of a team. In addition to the ropes courses, our older campers can also explore Monkey Trunks!
Cody runs a tripping program unlike any other summer camp in America. With multiple trips each day, each camper has the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of trips that are both fun and challenging. From ball games in Boston, to hiking Mount Washington, to deepsea fishing expeditions in the Atlantic, the Cody tripping program is exciting for all campers. Learn more about our trips program (and watch our video) by clicking here.
In addition to all of the other programs at camp, there are lots of hobbies to explore during free time, rest hour or in-between activities. Whether you’re grabbing checkers game down at the boat pier or challenging your bunkmates to Tetherball there is always something to do. And, being on Lake Ossipee means you can always drop a line in and go fishing. But watch out, kissing your first fish is a bit of a tradition at camp =)