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Ideal for: Everyone!       |       Ages: All Ages       |       Dates: Multiple       |       Times: 1:00PM – 5:00PM

Run Wild!

Adventure is not a luxury, but a necessity of the spirit.

Come out for the day to experience Black Diamond Camps! We will be open for you and your family to explore our facilities and participate in our activities such as the rock wall, indoor pool, drift trikes and more! In the winter, our Adventure Day at our Rainier location will provide you and your family the opportunity to come out for a day to play in the snow! All Adventure Days are free!

We have faith in having fun.

Attention all local friends and families! Leave your cares at home and join us. Every year, we’re proud to host our Adventure Days Event, where we give you access to all that Black Diamond Camps has to offer – All for FREE! Adventure Days are open to everyone and we hope to see families from all over the Northwest. If you’ve ever thought about summer camp or booking your retreat or event at Black Diamond, this is a great opportunity to see if it’s the right fit. Meet our leadership and staff. Experience our outdoor adventure activities including rock climbing, rappelling, zip-lining, and more! No registration is required – just show up. We double-dare you. Spend a day with us and you’ll never want to leave.

Adventure Activities

Arrow Tag

Basketball

Bouldering Wall

Camp Store

Coffee Shop

Disc Golf

Blacklight Dodgeball

Drift Trikes

Ga-Ga Ball

Inflatables

Giant Swing

Rappelling

Sand Volleyball

Quick Zip

Tree Zipline

Indoor Pool

Crane Yard

3D Climbing Wall

Indoor Rock Wall

Leap of Faith

Vertical Playpen

9 Square

Slingshots

BB Guns

Playground

Archery

Arrow TAG

We are hunters, and adventure is our game. We are unstoppable, and you are our prey. Take aim and bring ‘em down, before they get you!

Basketball

Ball hard, or maybe just a game of horse. Whatever your game, come break a sweat on our full court. Pick up moves with other campers from around the country, or take 'em to school like you do at home.

Bouldering Wall

You may only be a few feet off the ground, but that doesn’t make it easy. You’ll need balance, footwork, and strategy to beat our bouldering wall!

Camp Store

Maybe you want the latest shirt, or a new comfy hoodie. Maybe you need a bigger coffee mug, or a fresh new water bottle to cover with stickers. Whatever the occasion, this stuff is the best!

Coffee Shop

When you’re in the land of coffee, you drink a lot of coffee. It’s okay, we do too. Come enjoy a nice, warm atmosphere in our Mountaintop Coffee Shop and grab a cup!

Disc Golf

Can you curve the frisbee through the trees? You’ll have it down after you play here! Come test your skill on our technical course!

Blacklight Dodgeball

Dodgeball is better when you glow in the dark...

Drift Trikes

Fuzzy wristbands, Keds, and sliding sideways on a Big Wheel made for some serious street cred back in the day. Well, we've amped it up.

Ga-Ga Ball

Ga-ga wha? Trust us, it's not for babies. Part dodge ball, part tag and part king of the hill, it takes action to another level. Stay with it. Rule the octagon!

Inflatables

We're not just full of hot air when we say, "If it inflates, it's great!" Bounce through our collection of endless obstacles and feel your excitement balloon.

Giant Swing

Ever wonder what it’s like to fly through the trees? Harness up and get ready to soar!

Rappelling

Your heart pounds as you overcome your nerves and step off the edge. What were you thinking? Total focus. Step by step. Now you're down, confident. Again!

Sand Volleyball

Bring it on. Serve it up. Spike, slam, wham, attack - Let your competitive spirit take over. You'll need it. Dig, set, spin, spike! Leave the campfire for day's end.

Quick Zip

The high-flying thrill of our zip lines can be a lot. That's why we've developed a course that's just right for building confidence in our younger campers.

Tree Zipline

There’s nothing normal about this. You’re jumping out of a perfectly good tree. One of the biggest trees on camp, at that. Harness up, clip in, and get ready to fly!

Indoor Pool

It’s chilly outside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t swim! Our heated, indoor pool is perfect for every season!

Crane Yard

Are you agile enough to get across? Use that ninja skill of yours and see if you’re among the few to make it to the other side.

3D Climbing Wall

Because climbing regular holds was too easy. Climb the crane, or maybe the logging truck? Which path will you choose?

Indoor Rock Wall

Are you a climbing purist? Want to send it on a more traditional route? We’ve got you covered. Chalk up and hit the wall.

Leap of Faith

Your heart is pounding. You look down off the platform and see your team holding on to your rope. All that’s left is to jump. Do you take the leap?

Vertical Playpen

Think you can climb to the top of this suspended challenge course? What about if you’re attached to a friend? What about two friends? Let’s see you beat our record. Hint: it’s under a minute.

9 Square

Four squares isn’t enough. Why not make it nine? Why not have it in the air? Let’s see how long you can hold the top spot.

Slingshots

These are no toys, but they are a lot of fun. We may not be slaying giants, but you will get good target practice. Take aim. Hold your breath. Steady. And...

BB Guns

BB guns are a lot of fun for beginners and expert shooters alike. Squeeze off a few pellets and plink some targets, and you'll see what we mean.

Playground

Sometimes you just need to kick back and swing for a little while.

Archery

Who can hit the bullseye first? Learn how to properly use a shortbow with this fun target practice!

Activity Waivers

Want to get through the gate quickly? Download and fill out our waivers for yourself and your kids, submit them online, or bring them with you. You must complete a waiver for each person attending Adventure Days.

Partner With Us

Are you a local business? Help us make our Community Play Days even more fun by partnering with us or sponsoring. Send us your ideas. We’d love to hear from you.

Allison Brannan

Event Coordinator
253.939.0488 ext 703
allison.brannan@blackdiamond.org

Our staff members are recruited based on their:

Personality & Ability

Passion for Teaching

Servant's Heart

Relationship With Christ

Qualifications & Skills

Education & Training

Camp Features

Some of the things that make Black Diamond such a special place.

God's Creation

Experience the beauty of natural, snow-capped peaks, dense green forests, beautiful wildflowers, and crisp mountain streams. When you’re near Mt. Rainier, the beauty of God’s creation speaks for itself.

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Auburn Camp Facilities

With a variety of lodging options and hundreds of beds to choose from, Black Diamond Camps is built for you to have the maximum camp experience!

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Rainier Camp Facilities

A perfect option for groups looking to get away from the hustle and bustle and spend time in creation. Whether you have a big group or a small retreat, our Rainier Campus is fully equipped for you to have the best experience on the mountain!

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Health & Safety

The physical and emotional wellbeing of our campers are top priorities. Meals provide proper fuel for active bodies and every facility and activity is designed, built, staffed and maintained to eliminate chances for injury.

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Getting ready for camp.

Here’s your field guide for ultimate Adventure Day Retreat preparedness.

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Getting To Camp

For directions, just plug this into your Maps app: 11 State Highway 50, Black Diamond, NM 87535. For other ways to get to camp, click the “Learn More” button below. Map

What to Bring

Toothbrush? Check. Shorts and T-Shirts. Check. Swimsuits? Double-check. Here’s a complete list of stuff to bring with you to camp. More

What not to Bring

Not to be a downer, but this is camp, baby! Enjoy it. Here’s your list of items to leave at home. Yes, cell phones are on it. More

Health and Safety

The spiritual, physical, and emotional well being of every camper is our top priority. We’re here to fulfill all their safety and nutritional needs. More

Adventure Activities

There are way more adventures to experience at camp than can be done in a week. But if your adrenaline isn’t rushing quite fast enough click the more button below.

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Arrival & Departure

Gates open at 10:00 am and close at 4:00 pm. Space and activities fill up fast, and lines can be long at the gates, so plan to arrive early.

Code of Conduct

We’re here to have fun, build each other up and encourage others in love! But there are a few behaviors that just won’t fly at Black Diamond Camps. More

In Case of Emergency

We want kids to establish their independence. But if there’s a home emergency, contact the camp Director and we’ll arrange a call. Contact Camp Director

Dates & Rates

DatesLocationWaivers
February 24th, 2019Rainier CampusFeb. 24th Waiver
March 17th, 2019Auburn CampusMar. 17th Waiver
April 14th, 2019Auburn CampusApr. 14th Waiver
May 11th, 2019Auburn CampusMay 11th Waiver
June 8th, 2019Auburn CampusJune 8th Waiver

For any questions regarding Adventure Days please contact:

Allison Brannan: Email  |  253.939.0488 Ext. 703