Trailblazers (Ages 5-9)

Sessions A, B, C and D will be held at Timothy Edwards Middle School. Sessions E, F, G, and H will be held at Orchard Hill.

Trailblazers is based off the principles of Camp Discovery, but is suited to ages 5 to 9 and has only 50 participants. This camp fills each day with:
  • Camp Games (4-Square, Kickball, etc.)
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Field Trips
  • Pool Visits for Swimming
  • Sports (Basketball, Soccer, etc.)
  • Theme Days
All children are grouped by age and all activities are age appropriate.


This camp is open to residents of South Windsor only. Registration begins in March. Camp fills quickly, so be sure to register early for activity #322001.


Cost of camp is $195 per week, based on a 5-day week. Payment plans available online.

Contact Information

  • Camp Email
  • Recreation Office (Billing and Registration): 860-648-6355

Extended Hours

Need to get to work early or extend your child's time at the camp? Check out our Extended Day Program

Accreditation & Training

Though state accreditation of our camps is unavailable, this camp is currently pursuing an ACA accreditation. This will be confirmed after the organization's visit to our camps in July. Three of our five day camps are already accredited and this camp follows the same guidelines!
Typically, staff are college students ages 18 or older pursuing a degree in education or a related field.

All camp personnel are trained in Standard First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescue. They also attend training sessions for the following:
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
  • Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
  • Child Development
  • Diversity Awareness
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • Positive Disciplining

About the Director

The director of this camp is Hayley Narciso. She worked as the LEAD for Trailblazers last summer. Before Trailblazers, Hayley worked at Camp Discovery years as a counselor and inclusion counselor. Hayley graduated with a degree in education in 2016. She is very excited to spend this summer with the Trailblazers camp! 

2017 Schedule

Session Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
June 26 - 30
On Site Favorite Color Day Mini Golf/DQ & Pool Favorite Sport Day Pool
July 3 - 7
Stars & Stripes Day NO CAMP! Movies & Pool Crazy Sock Day Pool
July 10 - 14 
On Site Neon Day Jump on In & Pool Tie Dye Day Pool
July 17 - 21
On Site Animal Day Dinosaur Park Superhero, Princess, Pirates & Villans Day Pool
July 24 - 28
On Site  Disney Day Spare Time Bowling Mix Match Day Pool
July 31 - August 4
On Site "When I Grow Up" Day Lupa Zoo Recycle/Earth Day Pool
August 7 - 11
On Site Hat Day Lutz Children's Museum & Pool Halloween Day Pool
August 14 - 18
On Site Crazy Hair Day CT Science Center & VMP School Spirit Day Pool
Schedule and trips are tentative and may be subject to change.