An Unforgettable Adventure Begins: The First Few Days at Cheley


The first few days at Cheley are an enchanting blend of anticipation, exploration, and new beginnings. With our focus on fostering a sense of community and individual growth, we provide a nurturing environment for campers to thrive. The arrival experience, orientation day, and the vast program offerings contribute to a memorable summer adventure. As campers embark on their journey, they develop lifelong friendships, gain valuable life skills, and create cherished memories against the breathtaking backdrop of the Rocky Mountains. Cheley sets the stage for an unforgettable summer filled with laughter, learning, and personal growth. Let’s take a glimpse into the first few days, from arrival to orientation and the beginning of the program.

The journey to Cheley sets the stage for the adventures to come. Whether campers arrive by car or bus, the stunning drive through the scenic mountains sets the tone for a memorable experience. Upon arrival, campers are warmly welcomed by a team of friendly staff members, creating an atmosphere of excitement and anticipation. Orientation Day is crucial for campers to familiarize themselves with the facilities, meet fellow campers, settle into their cabins/wagons, and learn more about our vast program offerings. Through engaging ice-breaker activities and introductions, campers quickly forge new friendships that often last a lifetime. They also receive an overview of the camp’s rules and guidelines, ensuring a safe and inclusive environment for everyone.

Once settled in, the campers dive headfirst into the extensive program offerings at Cheley Colorado Camps. From outdoor adventures like hiking, horseback riding, and rock climbing to creative pursuits such as arts and crafts, there is something for every interest. Campers have the freedom to choose their activities, encouraging them to explore new passions and develop new skills. Watch our videos which paint a vivid picture of the myriad of activities campers can expect to participate in, from sunrise to sunset.