In-Person Tours

Just a short drive from the SF Bay Area, we are available to show you our Santa Cruz Mountains camp all year round! We believe the best way to understand the warmth, magic and traditions of Kennolyn is to come and experience it for yourself! We know that choosing the right camp is an important decision, and want you to feel completely comfortable with where your children will be spending their summer.

Weekday Tours:

  • Overnight Camp Santa Cruz Mountains – offered Monday-Thursday. 8am-4pm, year-round if your school has a half day or special day off! Email to schedule.
  • Day Camp Santa Cruz Mountains – offered Wednesday afternoons 2-4pm, year-round. Email to schedule.

Overnight Camp Santa Cruz Mountains – Tour Days:  email to RSVP for Overnight Camp Tour Day.

  • Saturday, February 24 (10am)
  • Saturday, March 23 (10am)
  • Sunday, April 28 (1-4pm)

Day Camp Santa Cruz Mountains – Play Days
Enter the spring RAFFLE FOR A FREE WEEK OF CAMP & experience a typical day squeezed into two hours – great for 1st timers to get comfortable or returners to share camp with friends new to Kennolyn. The first hour is filled with staff introductions, songs, and a camp tour. The second hour is a MAGIC SHOW & games for kids.  Dates and start times below. Drop-ins are welcome and RSVPs are appreciated. Click here to RSVP for a Day Camp Play Day.

  • Saturday, February 24 (2pm)
  • Sunday, April 28 (1 or 3pm)

Los Gatos Park Play Day

All Kennolyn Campers are welcome to join us March 23 from 3-5 at Oak Meadow Park (on the Blossom Hill side of Vasona Park). Whether you go to Day Camp, Huntington Lake, or Santa Cruz Mountains this is a great time to reconnect with old camp friends and introduce new ones to Kennolyn. Come enter the spring RAFFLE FOR $685 KENNOLYN CREDIT, play some games, make a lanyard, and meet some of our key staff. Lindsey, the Founders grandaughter, her husband Dan who now runs the Day Camp and used to run the Lake Camp, and some long-time counselors will be there to lead the fun and say hello! Drop-ins are welcome and RSVPs are appreciated. Click here to RSVP for the Los Gatos Park Play Day.

New Family Orientation

Click here to book a 15 minute phone call with Lindsey Caldwell Johnson, one of our third generation owners. She loves to answer your questions and help prepare families for the summer ahead.

Virtual Tour & Videos

Visiting Santa Cruz

When you visit Kennolyn Camps in the Santa Cruz Mountains, you can plan to spend the day, or even the weekend, in an area that offers spectacular beaches, mountains, winery tours, and a myriad of family-friendly adventures. Visit Santa Cruz Visitors Center to plan your trip.