you for your interest in purchasing our camp.
The following will provide you with more
information about the operation of Camp Winding Gap as well as details
about the sale.
Download the sale flier HERE
Land: 33 acres + all buildings + most supplies & equipment to
begin a camp business as quickly as next summer.
In addition to a small pond, waterslide, horse pastures, hilltop knoll with outdoor fire ring, soccer field, and many other
features, the camp also includes the following:
Barn with 18 stalls,
several horses, saddles, blankets, bridles, riding helmets, other
assorted tack & supplies. Upstairs feed storage area with
feed chute. Back of upper barn holds the Pioneer Room used to store camping
equipment. Also comes with tarps, cooking equipment and a variety of
other camping supplies & equipment. Just outside the lower
horse barn is a large outdoor riding
Small Animal Barn has
stalls with indoor / outdoor pens, indoor feeding and feed storage
area. Also has a large fenced-in grassy area for goats, sheep or
other small animals for petting area. Upstairs house the Woodworking Barn with several hand
and power tools included.
A large Pole Barn houses
larger equipment, wood, and hay in the lower stalls as well as space
for equipment and other storage in the upstairs open area. A ramp
provides drive-up ability to upper area. Tractor and several lawn mowers are also
included. Lower stalls range in height for storage of tall lawn mowers
or small boat storage to motor home storage ability. Upper area also
has several high-quality mountain
bikes included as well as space for repairs, etc.
|The Infirmary Building
includes five separate rooms and large outdoor porch. The largest
of the rooms is used as a staff lounge with one additional room for
their use with computer and phone. Another room is set up with several
electric outlets for use as a computer/gaming room for campers.
Two rooms are adjacent to a bathroom complete with sink, toilet and
shower. The back room is perfect for a nurse or staff member
living quarters with the front room set up as an Infirmary. Just
outside this building is a complete
dog kennel with three indoor/outdoor runs that can be split
into four. All are attached to a building that easily accesses
each run and provides room for feed and other storage. Just down
the hill from the Infirmary Building is a Gem Mine used to run the gem mining
program and stores the buckets and equipment for the program.
|The Water Shack houses the
equipment for the Waterfront Program. Included in the sale are all the canoes (8 plus trailer) and four Funyaks as well as a variety of
equipment such as paddles, lifevests,
water game equipment, safety equipment, etc.
|The Main Lodge consists of a Sun Deck, covered Activity Porch (new roof in 2005)
with ping pong and fooseball tables. Activity Porch is large enough for
dances and other large group activities. Wheelchair-accessible
ramp and bathroom are at the front end of the building. Indoor Lodge room has beautiful
rock fireplace, bookshelves line one entire wall, and covered box seats
provide plenty of storage. Small room off the main room provides
lockable storage as well (currently used as a sewing room storage
area). Large Dining Hall seats
up to 120 and all tables, benches and chairs come with sale. Kitchen has two large refrigerators,
six burner gas stove, double oven, large griddle, one small
dishwasher, one commercial dishwasher, double sink potwashing sink,
large center prep table, lots of cabinet storage space, five chest
freezers, two food pantry storage areas, laundry room with five washing
machines and non-food storage area, dryer room with six dryers, back
porch area with water hose and cleaning area. Sale will
also include all appliances and most of the dining hall & kitchen
equipment such as plates, cups, utensils, glasses, pots & pans,
etc. There is a small bathroom with sink and toilet just
off the kitchen at the bottom of the stairs leading to the upper
floor. Upstairs residence currently houses the camp owners and
provides three bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom, attic storage area, large
living room and outdoor porch with stairs down the back side of the
Lodge. Another set of stairs leads down to the other side of the
Lodge Building to the camp offices. Two camp offices provide desks,
files cabinets, large storage areas and a walkthrough to the back of
the kitchen, another to the Dining Hall and one to the outside.
There is an additional bathroom with sink and toilet just off the main
camp office. There is also additional attic storage above the
|Behind the main Lodge are two
buildings: The Animal Care Pen
which is divided
into two large pens used to house bunnies, goats, ducks, etc. during
the summer, and the main storage
building which is divided into three sections: The first section
is used as a lounge/office area for the camp senior counselors, the
middle area is used for equipment & tool storage and has two
sections in it, and the third section has one entrance leading to two
rooms. This section was originally built for the photography
program for use as film development studios.
|Throughout the camp are eight camper
cabins, these cabins range from 12-person to 24 -person
size. Each has their own personality and unique features.
All are winterized, have electricity, heating, indoor bathrooms with
showers, toilets & sinks and all have roomy outdoor porches.
All bunkbeds and mattresses in each cabin are included with the sale of
At the top of the property is a Range
is used for both Archery and Riflery and provides a covered area as
well as a lockable storage area. All
supplies and equipment to run both programs is also included.
Just below it is a single-wide home
with two bedrooms, kitchen, two baths, living room, and large driveway.
Two other buildings of significance are the camp Trading Post which has a side porch,
indoor refrigerator, counter tops, shelving and huge storage in the
back of the building. The Arts
& Crafts Pavillion has a large covered program area attached
to a block building used for storage of program supplies and equipment.
At the entrance to the camp is the Directors
residence which includes three bedrooms, office area, living
room with rock fire place, dining room, large kitchen, laundry room and
three bathrooms. Roomy porches line the front, side and
back. A spacious attic area can be converted into additional
rooms. A two-car garage
is behind the house and has an upstairs
apartment with bathroom, small bedroom and large kitchen/living
Most of the information contained in
is no longer
current, however it will provide you with an idea of how we operated
the traditional summer camp. Follow the links from the
hoome page to view our SUMMER ADVENTURES program we will be offering
during July 2007.
Enrollment Information Online Registration
Camper application (to print)
Dates and Fees
Counselor in Training Program (CIT)
Adventure Camp Information
Meet the Directors
Health and Safety
Campers and Staff
Directions to Camp
Out of camp Trips
Special Programs and Events
Animal and Farm Program
Photos and description of the Farm Chore Program and the animals at
Winding Gap. Horses, mules, chickens, goats, cats, kittens, dogs,
cows, rabbits, ferrets, miniature donkeys!
Photos and description of the optional Riding Program including daily
Pack & Trail, horseback lunch and supper rides, overnights and