To apply for camp please download and print our pdf camp application, provide the necessary information and mail back to the address below.

We require that all potential campers write an essay about why he/she would like to attend Trout Camp and what they hope to get from the experience.  In addition, we ask for a written recommendation from a teacher, counselor or mentor.  Please include their address and phone number. The essay and recommendation are very important in helping us get to know applicants. Applicants will be graded and selected based on the essay and recommendation, so be sure to make them the best they can be. All applicants must be age 13 through 16 by April 15, 2024.  All application materials must be received by April 15, 2024.

Covid-19 and Trout Camp:

During the summer session of 2024, we highly encourage and recommend all campers and staff be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.  This includes the recommended number of booster shots.  As an organization and in consultation with Quimby Country, we will be following and adhering to all relevant state and federal guidelines regarding Covid-19 safety.

Send your Completed application to:

Vermont TU Trout Camp

Attn: Kurt Budliger, Director           

 P.O. Box 892

Montpelier VT 05601

Please do not send your payment of $450 until you receive an acceptance confirmation. 

If you have any questions or require additional information please don’t hesitate to get in touch:

Kurt Budliger, Camp Director

802.272.5328 or