Easterseals Camp Fairlee is located on 250 rural acres on Maryland's upper Eastern Shore and is 90 miles from Alexandria VA. Camp Fairlee provides accessible recreation and respite to persons with all types of disABILITIES through a week long residential summer camp program where participants are challenged to explore and try new activities. Activities include rock wall, zip line, swimming, horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking, nature trails and more. Open to ages 6 through 99. Two weeks each summer for children with autism who need one to one supervision. The entire facility is brand new and includes air conditioned and heated dormitories, dining hall, activity center with gymnasium, and health center / infirmary. Other programs include travel trips for adults 18+ and respite weekends.
Camp Fairlee provides year-round respite and recreation services to children and adults with intellectual disabilities from all over the Mid-Atlantic region. Primary services are traditional, residential summer camp sessions that range between five and 12 days long. There are also many respite weekends in the off season that range between two or three days. In addition, there are many opportunities each year for travel vacations and cruises.
Located on 250 rural acres on Maryland's Eastern Shore, just 90 miles from Arlington VA, Camp Fairlee provides year round recreation and respite services for children and adults ( ages 6 + through adult hood) with all types of disABILITIES. It is best known for it's traditional, overnight/residential summer camp program that runs June through August. Accessible activities include canoeing, kayaking, horseback riding, zip line, wall climbing, pool, nature trails, outdoor and indoor sports/games, arts/crafts and more. Specialized diets accommodated. Full time health center staffed with RN's & LPN's. In 2015 all buildings were torn down and the camp was entirely rebuilt with modern cabins ( good heat and AC), a new dining hall and activity center with gymnasium. During the off season there are weekend respite sessions and Fairlee Vacations ( travel trips) for adults 18+.