Animated Character Database

The Pokémon Summer Camp (Japanese: ポケモン・サマーキャンプ Pokémon Summer Camp) is a summer school that lasts for a week, located between Geosenge Town and Shalour City, past Reflection Cave. AshClemontBonnie, and Serena attended here from Summer of Discovery! through Battling Into the Hall of Fame!. It is led by Professor Sycamore, who described the goal of the camp being as "to build an even deeper bond with your Pokémon through your interactions with other Trainers".

Other staff members include his assistants Sophie and Cosette, and the camp's custodian, Madame Catherine. Furthermore, there is a Nurse Joy who has set up a Pokémon Center specially for the Summer Camp, and JessieJames and Meowth, who are hired by Madame Catherine and work as the camp's cooks and rescuers.

At arrival, Trainers are given a cabin to stay in for the whole Summer Camp, and are put in a team. The teams participate in various activities to earn points, and at the end of the camp the team with the most points is inducted in the camp's hall of fame. For each activity the distribution of points is as follows: the winners get 10 points, second place gets 7 points, third place gets 3 points, and everything after that gets no points. The last night of the Summer Camp is celebrated with fireworks. Diantha participated in the Summer Camp when she was younger and managed to get into the hall of fame.