Innovative, progressive programs build courage, confidence, & character. Accredited equestrian program, amazing ropes course, awesome riverfront. Camp Gertrude Coleman, founded in 1925, sits right on the Cahaba River with lots of woods, hiking trails, and areas to explore. There's a swimming pool, horse stable, ropes/challenge course, plus traditional camp activities. Located near Trussville, Alabama, the camp is close to Interstates 59 and 459.