Prospective Families

Welcome To Camp!

The most wonderful summer of your life awaits you. Full of experiences from which memories are made. For the “Summer of a Lifetime” every summer!
Welcome to Camp Shalom! Camp Shalom is located in Orange Springs, FL just minutes away from Ocala and Gainesville. Camp Shalom is a Jewish coed sleep away camp for kids and teens. Camp Shalom is the only Jewish sleep away camp in the state of Florida. This is a place where you can do just about everything under the sun. Please enjoy our website which will answer your questions or contact us at anytime! Our culturally Jewish, all-inclusive, welcoming environment provides the perfect platform for growth, discovery, independence, friendship, tradition and fun. Additionally, Camp Shalom is a place where campers develop important life skills, honesty, respect, self-esteem and so much more. A wide array of specialty activities, offered within the structure of our daily/weekly schedules, gives campers the opportunity to hone specific talents while also discovering new ones. All throughout, our staff are on hand to support campers and guide them in expanding their horizons. “From sunrise to sunset, there’s so much to do at Camp Shalom!” At Camp Shalom the opportunities for fun are endless.


“What can your child can expect from camp?”
  • A leadership team including Camp Directors, cabin counselors and support staff that wants you to be safe and happy.
  • To make amazing friendships thatwill last a lifetime.
  • To have a fantastic summer filled with fun programs, challenging activities, creative initiatives and the ability to make friends with everyone on camp.

“We are family!”
  • Camp Shalom is referred to as a “Family Camp”. Because of that, Camp Shalom’s philosophy is plain and simple; anyone associated with Camp Shalom in some way shape or form plays a role in our “Family”.
  • Camp Shalom remains committed to its family values in which it was  founded on in 1971.
  • Camp Shalom was built by David and Shelley Sokol, a loving and caring  family whose feeling is projected through all that we do. We live together, play together, eat together and The Camp Shalom environment fosters a sense of belonging that is unparalleled.
  • Being a small camp gives us the ability to truly care individually for each and every camper. 
  • Camp Shalom is a place where all people are valued; no matter what their talents or interests are, everyone who comes here has a place to shine.
  • Campers have the time of their lives here while making friendships that last a lifetime. 
  • At the end of the day, win or lose, every camper goes back to the cabin feeling accomplished and appreciated. Come be a part of our family and register today!