Summer Camps 2019 coming soon!

Summer Camp enrollment will be open in late January. Please visit us then. Feel free to look at last year’s offerings to get a feel for our programming.

Catlin Gabel Summer Camps will again offer a wide variety of integrated day camps and programs in arts, music, technology, robotics, writing, sports, outdoor adventures, and more! All camps are taught by accomplished and dedicated teachers on our beautiful 67-acre campus in Southwest Portland. Sessions are open to all children in the Portland metro area, from preschool through 12th grade.

For more information please contact Summer Camps Director Len Carr at

Summer Camps Highlights

Our Summer Beehive camp for 4-6 year olds and our Honey Hollow Adventure camp for 6-8 year olds are week–long programs that take place June 25 through August 10. Our Explores camp for 9-11 year olds run from June 25- July 27. Families may sign up for multiple weeks, as each week will feature new adventures!

Extended Day Care

Extended day care is available for children enrolled in our summer camps programs, and those enrolled in any of our partner camp programs. The care program is operated by Catlin Gabel, and sign-ups are available only through the Catlin Gabel website.

Our extended day care program takes place on the Catlin Gabel campus every weekday morning and afternoon, and is available for all campers in preschool through middle school programs. Learn more and register for extended day care here.

Summer Camps Staff Contact Information

Please contact Summer Camps at or 503-297-1894 if you have questions.

Len Carr, Director of Summer Camps, 503-820-1140

Chris Dorough '03, Summer Camps & Extended Day Coordinator

Nate Smith, Summer Beehive

Guinevere Getchell, Honey Hollow Adventure

Jordan Heintz & Tiffany Kenaley, Explorers


An independent preschool through 12th grade day school in Portland, Oregon
8825 SW Barnes Road,
Portland, Oregon 97225 |
503-297-1894 |

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