Senior (August Get-Away) at Camp Mather

A seniors group dancing at Camp Mather

Summer Of Love theme

AUGUST 14 – 18, 2016   (Sunday-Thursday)

In person Lottery Registration: April 18 – 23 – from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Golden Gate Senior Center, 6101 Fulton Avenue @ 37th Avenue, SF CA  94121
Fees:  SF Resident $298       Non-Resident:  $329

Before registering, please think about the following:

  • If you are signing up as an individual without listing a roommate’s name, you will be placed with another independent cabin partner of the same gender.
  • All cabins are occupied by at least two campers. No exceptions.
  • It is necessary to be ambulatory since the terrain is uneven.
  • The elevation at Camp Mather is 4,600 feet.
  • Meals will be served cafeteria style; staff provides daily activities.
  • You are allowed 3 items of luggage if traveling on a bus (1 carry-on, 1 soft suitcase/duffle/closable bag and one sleeping bag).

Refund Policy:

If you withdraw your registration 30 days prior to the session, the withdrawal fee will be 20% of fee per person.  If you cancel your registration less than 30 days prior to the session, there will be NO REFUNDS.


Required Documents to bring at time of Registration:


  • Proof of age – 55 and above
  • Driver’s License / Identification card
  • Medical Information and Emergency Contact Information
  • Proof of SF Residency
  • Choosing to bring a caretaker up to camp? Caretaker must provide a doctor’s note and register like every other camper.  (Caretakers are adults who will stay with you in your cabin and take care of your needs to ensure that you have a safe vacation; their presence allows you to enjoy the camp experience which you could not do otherwise.)
  • Buses will depart from the Golden Gate Park Senior Center + Wawona @ 20th Avenue


  • This year we only accept CHECKS made payable to SFRPD.