Camp Knot a Phe 2023
REGISTRATION CLOSED FOR 2023
CAMP KNOT A PHE?
ANPAD and Phoenix Children's Hospital metabolic team welcomes all metabolic patients currently on a protein restriction with medical formula and their immediate family members to attend Camp Knot a Phe. PKU patients on treatment with Palynziq are welcome!
Camp Knot a Phe is a family camp. Located on 40 acres just outside of Prescott, AZ in the beautiful, tall pines. What a great mountain getaway. Save the date for May 5-7th 2023
WHO? All metabolic patients and their families who have been prescribed a protein restricted diet with medical formula. PKU patients on treatment with Palynziq are welcome!
WHEN? May 5 - 7, 2023
WHERE? New camp location - Friendly Pines Camp 933 E Friendly Pines Rd, Prescott, AZ 86303
WHAT TIME is check in? May 5, 2023 Friday at 3:00 pm ( early bird check in at 2:30pm ), Dinner is served at 5:30 pm, with camp fire and smore's party following.
WHAT ACTIVITIES? Fun camp activities for all ages! Campers 6 and up will enjoy activities like Archery, Arts & Crafts, Campfires, Rock Climbing, Camp Dance, Zip Lining, High Ropes, Ping Pong, Volley ball, Hiking, and more. Campers under 5 years old will enjoy Arts & Crafts, Swings, Camp Dance, Games, Movie time and more. There will also be optional discovery groups and workshops.
LODGING? Housing lodging is provided. All cabins areas have bunk beds sleeping 10 people per room. Families maybe paired together to share a cabin.
MEALS? All low protein meals and snacks will be provided by a qualified chef and our very own dietitians, Melanie and Alyssa. Regular meals will also be provided.*
FORMULA? All medical formulas must be supplied by the family. Dieticians and volunteers will be on-hand to assist with patient meal planning.
* Parents/guardians of patients younger than 5 will be responsible for attending pre-meal planning sessions, assisting their child during meals.
COST? In an effort to ensure the future of Camp Knot a Phe, there is a non-refundable $75 application fee per family.
WHERE DO I REGISTER? Camp applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis, so register early to guarantee your spot. A confirmation e-mail will be sent to let you know your spot at camp has been reserved. REGISTRATION WILL OPEN FEBRUARY 20, 2023.
FACILITY: Gathering areas to meet, play and hang out. The main dining room room sets up to 200 guest. Several enclosed meeting places for crafts and night time events. There are volley ball courts, gaga ball along with scheduled activities. Some of the activities include kayking, axe throwing, zip line, field games etc. There are activities suited for all ages.
SAFETY? Qualified staff members will be on site to supervise meals and activities.
TRANSPORTATION? Car pooling is encouraged.