Exploration and Pioneer Camps are now full.  

Minecraft Camp June 21-25 Minecraft Camp (age 8+) $300 (five full days)

Get set for Minecraft camp at Blackacre!  It will be a summer your child will never forget!  They will learn how to create their own quest and map out their own Minecraft World based on exploring our 300- acre diverse preserve with (waterfalls, forests, ponds, cliffs and meadows) and the various historic buildings on the homestead.  Morning includes hands on instruction and team building activities.  Afternoon open for playing outdoors and self-paced computer time (team play or solo).

Classes: Max. 10 per group (20 campers total)

Instructors: Elite team of gaming instructors who are college students from the University of Kentucky and Blackacre’s Naturalist.

Class: Beginner to intermediate

Ages: 8+

No equipment needed for class.

IMPORTANT:  All participating campers must have a private (non-JCPS) account set up before arriving at camp.  They come with their login name and password.

Blackacre members can pre-register for camp April 6-11.  Registration for the general public opens April 12th.


    Minecraft Registration

    Parent or Guardian First Name:*

    Parent or Guardian Last Name:*

    Home Phone*:

    Cell Phone*:



    Emergency Contact Name*

    Emergency Contact Phone*

    Relationship to Camper*

    Camper Name: First & Last*

    Minecraft experience:* BeginnerIntermediate

    Camper Age (Must be age 8+ on June 1st)*

    Camper Birth Date (m/d/year) *



    Medical Conditions*

    Authorized Pick-up List*


    Once we receive your registration, the office send you a confirmation letter letting you know if your child is registered or on a wait.

    Change/Cancellation Policy

    To cancel your camp registration and receive a refund, notify Blackacre at least two weeks prior to your camp start date. This notification can be made by phone and also by email to office@visitblackacre.org. You will receive a full refund minus a $30 cancelation/change fee per camper. No refunds will be given for cancellations with less than two weeks’ notice.

    If your child is unable to attend camp due to medical reasons, you may receive up to a 50% camp refund (minus a $30 cancellation/change fee) at any time prior to or during camp by providing a doctor’s note. We are unable to refund for missed days of camp that are due to personal reasons.