Jack Travers International Tournament Skiing

Sports Camp:
Water Skiing, Water Sports

Day and Overnight Camp

Camp Address
20225 County Road 33
Groveland, Florida 34736
(352) 429-9027

Jack Travers’ Sunset Lakes is the world’s premier action packed water sport private residential Camp for girls and boys ages 7-18. Three privates on 120 acres located in central Florida. Sunset Lakes offers one to nine week sessions with programming that no other camps offer, waterskiing slalom, tricking, jumping as well as wake boarding, wake skating wake surfing, and paddle boarding. As well as off time activities of beach volley ball, basketball, slack line, ping pong, and air hockey.

Family owned and operated for forty years with rich heritage in offering fun filled days with full time supervision for minors by mature loving adults. Our goal has always been one of service treating you like you are the only camper on the water. Fun filled days at Sunset Lakes are guaranteed with perfect conditions and personal coach for every session combined with the newest boats and best equipment. There nightly and weekend activities for all ages with full time supervision for all minors.

Check out our site and explore how your camper will have a summer that will last a life time!

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Camp Facilities

Jack Travers' Sunset Lakes is located on 120 acres with three private lakes .  so you are able to do all the water skiing and wake sessions you desire. All three lakes are equiped with slalom courses and jumps.  We have a varitety fo housing options fomr  airconditioned  cabins that sleep four to a room with a private bath.  Our largest dorm includes an area  with air hockey, TV and games as well as a study loft. Our smaller dorm is equiped with 8 bunks and  private bath with an old fashioned front porch.  The dinning hall and kitchen  has it own front and back porch, we serve three very nutritious meals every day Monday through Friday. Campers and staff eat together in a family atomsphere. For those older more mature campers or their families we also have 1-2-3 bedroom villa available for rent. 

Each lake has it own  new Ski Nautique as well as docks and gabezo with plenty of seating areas, ping pong, horse shoes, basket ball, and beach volley ball.  The entire site has  internet service. For the winter months there are hot tubs for those tired and cold muscles.

Located at the main dock is also a study area and ourpro shop  whcih includes demo gear, t-shirts and  and all the other items you might need.

Camp Staff

A camp is only as strong as its leadership.  Jack Travers' Sunset Lakes is commited to providing skilled leadership.  sunset Lakes counselors and coaches are great role models who are focused on the needs of campers both in the cabins and in  sessions.  What makes Sunset Lakes stand out aabove the rest is our staff return rate.  This is due to our coach in training program and high staff retention rate.  Growing a staff from within creates a competitive and safe environment to select the best coaching staff. All counselors are carefully selected for their camp skills and  must posses superb reference and be personally know by the Travers' family. 

All staff must go through an intensive staff training whcih includes effective cabin leadership, teaching skills, emergercy procedures, CPR. first aid .

The entire program is supervised by Jack Travers and Christopher Travers both multiple times Unites States Water Ski Team Coaches and Jonathan Travers and Natallia Berdinkava world class water skiers.  The kitchen staff and house keeping staff is supervised by Lelani Travers retired school teacher with BS from Purdue University.

Camp FAQs

Do you take beginners who have never skied?
Absolutely w take great pleasure introducing new skiers and boarders to our sports.

Do we need our own gear our is demo equipment available?
Our professional staff will suit you up with all the right size equipment for your needs while at the camp. And if you really like it we can arrange for you to purchase it through our pro shop.

which airport should we fly into and do you pick up minors?
We prefer Orlando International(MCO) for airport pick and drop off . there is a $75.00 charge each way. Minors can be meant at the gate we do charge an additional $150.00 for that service.

IS there full time supervision in dorms?
Yes Adult staff stay in each dorm. As well a Travers family member is on site 24/7

Camp Sessions

Camp Season: February 6, 2017 to January 10, 2018
Multiple camper discounts available

Camp Location

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