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ESF Camps

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ESF Camps (Education, Sports and Fun) is an award-winning family of camps founded in 1982 by Haverford alumni Bill and Michael Rouse.

ESF features six different camp experiences offering over 60 activities for boys and girls ages 3 to 15. The ESF experience includes an all-adult and experienced staff; The Haverford School’s excellent grounds and facilities; cutting-edge, character-building curriculum; an award-winning aquatics program and an unwavering commitment to safety.

ESF offers 1-9 week options from June 18-August 17, 2018*. The camp day runs from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with an optional extended day program available from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

*We have added additional weeks of Specialty Major Camps that will be held at ESF Camp Headquarters in Bryn Mawr, PA the weeks of August 20-24 and August 27-31, 2018.

Mini Camp

A fun-filled, first camp experience for our youngest campers. Enjoy musical adventures, science & nature, crafts, water play, sports, theme days and more!

Sports Camp

Four grade divisions, offering top-notch instruction geared to a variety of skill levels. Learn and play 2-3 different sports each day. Daily swimming is offered.

Speciality Major camp

Dive into your passions with one of our Specialty Major Camps for varied grades and interests in science, technology, the arts and business. An epic summer experience that would be great on a future resume!

Day Camp

Includes daily swim instruction and exciting hands-on activities, which include art, sports, science, drama, special events, theme days, time-honored traditions and more!

Senior Camp

Reach new heights through innovative True Life Adventures designed to broaden the horizons for our oldest campers. Enjoy fun, award-winning activities: swimming, art, sports, team initiatives, service learning, leadership skills, and much more!


Our Red Cross certified lifeguards and instructors help campers develop life skills while learning to swim confidently in a safe and fun environment.


Extend Your Day

The fun and learning continues with Club OT, our extended day program as well as specialty clinics and enrichment opportunities.

Tennis Camp

Tennis Camp provides individual and group instruction with match play. Continuous improvement for all skill levels. Full day, morning and afternoon sessions available.