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Sugar Bowl to host two weeks of adventure day camps

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DONNER SUMMIT, Calif. and#8212; Sugar Bowl Resort, in conjunction with Gateway Mountain Center, is currently accepting enrollments for two separate sessions of their popular Kids Adventure Day Camps this summer, with three distinct programs for ages 4-15 taking place July 25and#8211;29 and Aug. 1and#8211;5. Parents may enroll children in the camp sessions online at http://www.sugarbowl.com or call 530-426-9000.

Kids Adventure Day Camp sessions are day-camps only and do not include overnight accommodations. On-site lodging is available at The Lodge at Sugar Bowl at 530-426-6742. Children from the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District will receive $25 off the price of camp registration.

Sugar Bowl Resort has delivered authentic alpine adventure atop majestic Donner Summit since 1939. For more information visit http://www.sugarbowl.com or call 530-426-9000.

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Explore Nature: ages 4-6

Cost per child: $420 per session. Featuring art activities, wildlife viewing, guided climbing, nature games and more, the Explore Nature session balances adventure with learning, providing campers with educational activities and games that help kids appreciate the beauty and wildness of the Sierra. Gateway Mountain Center prides itself on providing all the fun children want with the high safety standards parents demand. Explore Nature is sure to make your kids smile, each and every day, as they play, learn, create, explore, cooperate, and exercise in one of the greatest natural playgrounds in the country.

Adventures in Nature: ages 7-10

Cost per child: $480 per session. This camp offers kids a chance to try exciting activities like swimming in incredible Alpine lakes, rock climbing, lake kayaking, whitewater rafting and hiking. Balancing adventure with learning, campers are provided educational activities, art, and games that emphasize the stunning natural history, geology, and human history of the Summit.

Mountain Adventure: ages 11-15

Cost per child: $480 per session. Donner Summit is the perfect setting for a memorable week of adventure for youth, with rock climbing, whitewater rafting, hikes to breathtaking views and adventure swimming in high-alpine lakes, all lead by world class athletes and environmental educators. Join us for a fast-paced exploration of the beauty and adventure to be found at the top of the Summit.