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2014 Summer fun at The Reef is more than just playtime — it’s often an experience of self-discovery.
Ocean Reef’s Summer Camps are perfectly designed to encourage exploration of new passions, connection to new friends and the creation of new and lasting memories. This year, you can choose to immerse fully in one camp experience or to diversify your camp choices,
making it even more likely you will stumble onto something that you truly love!

Girls just want to have fun at this one-of-a-kind, girls only camp! Enjoy a fun-filled week of activities including spa pampering, fashion shows, fitness classes, and even an off-site adventure to the Key Largo Chocolate Factory. On Thursday night, be prepared to stay up late giggling and gossiping at the Inn room overnight slumber party!
7 yrs. to 12 yrs.

July 14 - 18
9am - 4pm / Thursday Overnight
             
Equity: $325+ | Member: $335+ | Guest: $355+

       
   

The smell of a burning fire, the feel of a scaly fish, the sight of the day’s first light - experiences that only come when exploring the great outdoors! A week-long adventure will immerse your son in fishing, orienteering (compass work), fire building, pioneering (knot tying) and tent camping, as well as a down-and-dirty Everglades romp and an overnight campout under the stars at Buccaneer Island on Thursday!
7 yrs. to 12 yrs.
             
July 14 - 18
9am - 4pm / Thursday Overnight
             
Equity: $325+ | Member: $335+ | Guest: $355+

    
   


Drama queens and acting kings - join us for an exploration of the stage! This two-week camp will give kids fundamental training for voice, dance, acting, stage makeup and more, culminating in a star showcase group performance on the Cultural Center's Main Stage.              
10 yrs. to 17 yrs.
             
July 7 – 18 • July 21 – August 1
Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm
             
Member: $750+ | Guest: $800+

       
   


A recent television show gave a glimpse into the world of Junior Master Chefs and proved that you don’t have to be a grown-up to produce fantastic food! Ocean Reef’s team of culinary professionals share their skills with the chefs of tomorrow in this week-long cooking adventure. Kids will get to eat their creations!              
8 yrs. to 12 yrs.
             
June 16 – 20
9am – 1pm
             
Member: $475+ | Guest: $495+

       
   


Every day is filled with friends and fun at this daily summer favorite! This on-property camp explores everything from the beach to the pool to the Rec Room with Hobie rides, wacky games, arts & crafts, talent shows and more, you never know what might be on the agenda for the day!               
4 yrs. to 10 yrs.
              
June 9 – August 15
Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm
              
Equity: $195+ | Member: $205+ | Guest: $225+

       
   


Not quite kids, not quite teens - “tweens” have carved out their very own special spot during summers at The Reef! Arts & crafts, themed events, sports clinics, sailing classes, video games and special trips are all part of this camp designed especially for Ocean Reef Tweens!              
7 yrs. to 10 yrs.
             
June 9 – 13 • June 16 – 20 • June 30 – July 4
July 28 – August 1 • August 11 – 15
9am – 5pm
             
Equity: $205+ | Member: $215+ | Guest: $235+

       
   

For nine years, campers have discovered Ocean Reef, the Florida Keys and South Miami in this beloved off-property camp! This year, join us for snorkeling, parasailing, ziplining, paintballing, bungee trampolines, wild animal shows, and so much more!
8 yrs. to 14 yrs.

June 23 – 27 • July 7 – 11 • July 21 – 25 • August 4 – 8 
9am – 5pm

Equity: $495+ | Member: $505+ | Guest: $525+

       
 


More intense than Reef Discovery, RDX is for teens who have 'been there, done that!' Snorkel a ship wreck, climb an indoor rock wall, parasail, hit a radical wakeboarding park, and top it off with an evening sunset cruise. Aimed at graduates of our popular Reef Discovery program.             
14 yrs. to 18 yrs.
            
July 28 – August 1
9am – 5pm
            
Equity: $525+ | Member: $535+ | Guest: $545+

       
   


Get up close and personal with nature in this hands-on camp led by Recreation Naturalist, Jeanette Rivera. Discover the environmental wonders of the Florida Keys both on-site and off at the Everglades National Park, Biscayne National Park, Wild Bird Sanctuary, Dolphin Educational Center, Everglades Outpost, Everglades Alligator Farm and more!               
8yrs. to 12 yrs.              

June 30 – July 4
9am – 4pm
              
Member: $350+ | Guest: $365+

       
   

Hop on your Opti and sail away! Whether brushing up on techniques or learning the basics, Sailing Campers will focus on mastering skills with the help of an instructor, culminating in an exciting Regatta with cheering friends and families as spectators.              
8 yrs. to 14 yrs.
             
June 16 – 20 • August 4 – 8
9am – 4pm
             
For those who have done it before, our advanced week:
June 9 – 13
Led by US Sailing Instructor Karen Tone
9am – 4pm
             
Member: $375+ | Guest: $400+

       
   


The beloved pastime of fly fishing is passed down to a new generation in this great five-day camp! Campers will be introduced to fly fishing, fighting and catching basics while wading and fishing in flats, skiffs and offshore reefs with Orvis-Endorsed Guides
(who also serve as local professional captains).

12 yrs. to 16 yrs.
                       
July 28 – August 1 • August 4 – 8
9am – 4pm
                       
Member: $1,100 | Guest: $1,200

             
     


Now is your chance to become a certified PADI Junior Open Water Diver! Our experienced PADI instructors will also certify experienced and previous campers with the Junior Advanced Open Water Diver certification. Students will get up-close and personal with our world famous coral reef and their habitants which includes participating in a special Fish ID presentation. They will also be hands-on transplanting and restoring the reef with our Day of Restoration program, presented by the Coral Restoration Foundation.
10 yrs. to 17 yrs.
                       
June 23 – 27 • July 21 – 25
9am – 4pm
           
Member: $1,400 | Guest: $1,500

             
     


Become a marine biologist for a week! Marine scientists will introduce students to the local marine ecosystem from the seagrass beds out to the coral reef, through hands-on lab activities, field observations and fun discussions. Part of the week will be spent at MarineLab’s education/ research campus in Key Largo, including exciting snorkeling excursions to come face-to-face with fish and other unusual creatures.
10 yrs. to 13 yrs.
                    
July 7 - 11 • July 14 - 18
9am – 4pm
                    
Member: $750 | Guest: $800


Bump, set and spike! The sands of Buccaneer Island are the perfect place for experienced players to improve their beach volleyball game with the help and expertise of AVP Beach Volleyball Pro Dave DiPierro.
12 yrs. to 17 yrs.

July 14 – 18
9am – 4pm

Member: $450+ | Guest: $475+

                                                    


Fitness is the name of the game at this camp - you could even say it’s our mission! Learn all about fitness - from proper workout techniques to delicious healthy eating  - then learn how to make it fun with yoga, Zumba, strength training, diet and other  heart-healthy activities!
8 yrs. to 12 yrs. 

August 4 – 8
9am – 4pm

Member: $400+ | Guest: $450+

                                                    

Our very own Ocean Reef Club golf pros, led by Head Teaching Professional Brian Varsey, will help each individual student to improve their golf game with daily course play and fun golf activities.
8 yrs. to 16 yrs.

June 30 – July 4
9am – 4pm

Member: $750 | Guest: $775


This introductory golf camp is perfect for little putters to learn the basics and  kickstart a life-long hobby! Our professionals will combine basic skills training with kid-friendly games designed to combine fun and learning.
4 yrs. to 8 yrs.

July 28 – August 1 • August 4 – 8
9am – 1pm

Member: $350+ | Guest: $375+


Take your game to the next level! Participants in Nike Tennis Camps will have the opportunity to improve their tennis game, work hard, make new friends and have a lot of fun. These day and overnight camps feature personalized on-court instruction and programs for every skill level. Direct reservations available at ussportscamps.com/tennis.
7 yrs. to 18 yrs. day campers
9 yrs. + for overnight

June 15 – 20 • June 22 – 27
9am – 4pm

Day Camp: $545 | Overnight: $995


Designed for competitive junior tennis players, this camp helps to improve advanced players with daily strategy sessions, on-court instruction and charted matches. World-renowned coach, Carlos Goffi, in a low camper-to-staff ratio make this camp a must-attend for serious tennis youth. Direct reservations available at ussportscamps.com/tennis.
11 yrs. to 18 yrs.

June 29 – July 4 • July 6 – 11
 9am – 4pm

Day Camp: $545 | Overnight: $995


Young future tennis pros love this introductory camp, which combines fun with learning in the perfect camp for beginners - and kid-sized racquets, balls and courts make tennis even more accessible for those who have been frustrated by the sport in the past.
4 yrs. to 8 yrs.

July 7 – 11 • July 14 – 18 • July 21 – 25
 9am – 1pm

Member: $315+ | Guest: $350+
 


  Early registration discounts available before April 1 on select camps. 
*All camps subject to minimums and availability, and subject to change slightly due to weather conditions.
All camps are subject to a 7.5% sales tax. A 20% gratuity is added to camps with a + on the price.




Please call the Camp Concierge at 305-367-6516 or email us at summercamps@oceanreef.com  for more information and to reserve your space.