Camp Danzan-Ryu

The nation's foremost martial arts camp now celebrates its 34th year!

When:
May 19 - 21, 2017
Where:
Mt. Cross Camp in Ben Lomond, CA

What to Bring

Necessary
  • Sleeping bag or blankets & pillow
  • Workout uniform/workout clothing for 2 days of training
  • Flashlight
  • Toiletries
  • Towel
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Shoes
  • Sweater/Jacket
  • (Clothing for cool mornings/evening & warm afternoons)
  • Prescription medicine
  • An open mind
Optional
  • Any weapons (pertaining to a specific class)
  • Alarm clock
  • Swimsuit & Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Bug repellent
  • Notebook/pen
  • Muscle rubs
  • Munchies

General Schedule

Friday, May 19, 2017
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm Registration open
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm Swimming pool open
6:00 pm - 6:55 pm Dinner
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm Session 1
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm Campfire Orientation
Saturday, May 20, 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am Session 2
8:05 am - 8:50 am Breakfast
8:55 am - 9:10 am Introductions of Instructors
9:15 am - 10:35 am Session 3
10:40 am - 12:10 am Session 4
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:05 pm - 2:30 pm Session 5
2:35 pm - 3:50 pm Session 6
3:55 pm - 5:25 pm Session 7 / Swimming Pool open
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Dinner (all activities halted during this time)
6:45 pm - 8:15 pm Session 8 / Free Time
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm Campfire Entertainment - Símores
Sunday, May 21, 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am Session 9
8:05 am - 8:55 am Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:25 am Session 10
10:37 am Silent Auction Closes
10:45 am - 12:05 am Session 11
12:05 pm - 12:15 pm Mat Moving (Everyone Please Help)
12:20 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch - Closing Ceremonies

Directions to Camp Danzan Ryu

Map
from San Jose Airport (33 mi)
  1. Start going towards the AIRPORT EXIT on AIRPORT PKY - go 0.3 mi
  2. Turn RIGHT on OLD BAYSHORE HWY - go 0.5 mi
  3. Take US-101 SOUTH towards LOS ANGELES - go 0.5 mi
  4. Take the I-880 SOUTH exit towards LOS GATOS/SANTA CRUZ - go 4.2 mi
  5. Continue on CA-17 SOUTH - go 22.9 mi
  6. Take the MT HERMON ROAD exit - go 0.2 mi
  7. Turn RIGHT on MT HERMON RD - go 3.5 mi
  8. Continue on a local road - go 0.1 mi
  9. Bear RIGHT on GRAHAM HILL RD - go 0.1 mi
  10. Turn RIGHT on CA-9 - go 0.1 mi
  11. Continue on CA-9 - go about 1.5 mi (You will cross two cement bridges.)
  12. Immediately after the second cement bridge you will see the sign for "Mount Cross" on the left.
  13. Turn LEFT after the sign to enter the Mt. Cross campground.
from San Francisco Airport (61 mi)
  1. Start going towards the AIRPORT EXIT on DOMESTIC TERMINAL ACC - go 0.1 mi
  2. Turn LEFT on AIRPORT EXIT towards FREEWAYS - go 0.2 mi
  3. Take US-101 SOUTH towards SAN JOSE - go 23.6 mi
  4. Take the CA-85 SOUTH exit towards CUPERTINO/SANTA CRUZ - go 13.1 mi
  5. Take the CA-17 exit towards SANTA CRUZ - go 0.5 mi
  6. Take the CA-17 SOUTH exit towards SANTA CRUZ - go 18.2 mi
  7. Take the MT HERMON ROAD - go 0.2 mi
  8. Turn RIGHT on MT HERMON RD - go 3.5 mi
  9. Continue on a local road - go 0.1 mi
  10. Bear RIGHT on GRAHAM HILL RD - go 0.1 mi
  11. Turn RIGHT on CA-9 - go 0.1 mi
  12. Continue on CA-9 - go about 1.5 mi (You will cross two cement bridges.)
  13. Immediately after the second cement bridge you will see the sign for "Mount Cross" on the left.
  14. Turn LEFT after the sign to enter the Mt. Cross campground.
from Oakland Airport (33 mi)
  1. Start going towards the AIRPORT EXIT on AIRPORT DR - go 0.1 mi
  2. Continue on 98TH AVE - go 0.8 mi
  3. Take I-880 SOUTH towards SAN JOSE - go 35.1 mi
  4. Continue on CA-17 SOUTH - go 22.9 mi
  5. Take the MT HERMON ROAD exit - go 0.2 mi
  6. Turn RIGHT on MT HERMON RD - go 3.5 mi
  7. Continue on a local road - go 0.1 mi
  8. Bear RIGHT on GRAHAM HILL RD - go 0.1 mi
  9. Turn RIGHT on CA-9 - go 0.1 mi
  10. Continue on CA-9 - go about 1.5 mi (You will cross two cement bridges.)
  11. Immediately after the second cement bridge you will see the sign for "Mount Cross" on the left.
  12. Turn LEFT after the sign to enter the Mt. Cross campground.