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Be a kid again with adult outdoor camp in James City County

James City County is offering Be a Kid Again Camp this October. (WYDaily/Courtesy JCC)
James City County is offering Be a Kid Again Camp this October. (WYDaily/Courtesy JCC)

James City County Parks and Recreation is giving residents the chance to unleash their inner child at the Be a Kid Again Camp.

Campers will have the chance to participate in activities from hiking to biking to kayaking through the county parks, according to the county’s website.

The camp schedule is as follows:

  • Day 1: Hiking in Freedom Park.
  • Days 2-3: Kayaking on Powhatan Creek and group bike ride along the Virginia Capitol Trail.
  • Day 4: Jamestown Discovery boat tour.

The camp will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 8-11 at the James City County marina, 2054 Jamestown Road.

The camp costs $65 for James City County and Williamsburg residents, $70 for non-residents. The fee includes bike, kayak and boat rentals.

Participants can register online or at any Parks and Recreation payment location.

For more information visit James City County Parks and Recreation online or call 757-259-4200.

Alexa Doiron
Alexa Doiron
Alexa Doiron is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She graduated from Roanoke College and is currently working on a master’s degree in English at Virginia Commonwealth University. Alexa was born and raised in Williamsburg and enjoys writing stories about local flair. She began her career in journalism at the Warhill High School newspaper and, eight years later, still loves it. After working as a news editor in Blacksburg, Va., Alexa missed Williamsburg and decided to come back home. In her free time, she enjoys reading Jane Austen and playing with her puppy, Poe. Alexa can be reached at

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