Madtown Adventurers Camp starts this week

Camp targets 4th-, 5th-graders

The Madtown Adventurers Camp is starting July 9 and runs in weekly sessions through August.

The camp targets fourth and fifth graders who want to learn about the outdoors through hiking, biking and swimming. Madison School and Recreation is sponsoring the camp.

Campers meet at Lake Farm Park, near Lake Waubesa. Three, free pickup locations in Madison will bus campers to the park.

The pickup locations are at Emerson Elementary on East Johnson Street, Franklin Elementary on Lakeside Street and Hoyt Park on Regent Street. The pickup times are between 7:30 and 8:15 a.m. and campers will be dropped off between 4:15 and 5 p.m. each day.

To find out more about this camp, call 608-204-3000 or head to