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Camp Philosophy

Our Purpose

We believe in the magic of camp and its power to change lives. Our purpose it to extend the spirit and tradition of Mom and Pop Walton by continuing to transform the lives of all generations who experience Walton's Grizzly Lodge Summer Camp. 

Core Values and Beliefs

  • We value creating a safe, natural, happy, secure environment where kids can be kids.
  • We believe in providing a structured program for children that:
    • Emphasizes a feeling of fun, family, friendship and belonging.
    • Encourages active participation in a wide variety of experiences.
    • Promotes the process of making choices.
  • We value respect for others and our environment.