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2016 Camp Descriptions

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REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 1, 2016

Early Bird Discounts: For May/June camps, register before May 20, 2016 to received the discount. For July/August camps, register before July 1, 2016 to receive the discount. 

 

Cast, Blast, and Drive Away! Outdoor Skills Camp

June 5 - 9

Ages: 11 and older

Camper Limit: 40 Campers

Early Bird Fee $225

Fee $250          

Camp Description: Explore activities that will connect you to the outdoors. From hunting skills challenges to fishing on Lake Nelson, this camp will explore aspects of outdoor skill projects. Hands on live-fire exercises in the shooting disciplines and team challenges will make this camp an experience you will not forget! Registration fee includes fees for ATV and boat and water safety certification.

 

 

Cast-Away-Fishing and Outdoor Skills Camp

June 5 - 9

Ages: 10 and older

Camper Limit: 30 Campers

Early Bird Fee $225

Fee $250        

Camp Description: Ever wanted to fish your heart out?  This camp is for youth who love to fish. Fish every day of this camp on some of the best fishing lakes in the state. In the evenings campers will do tackle crafting, learn fishing knots, and how to use fish biology to increase their catch and more.  

 

 

Livestock Camp

June 12-16

Ages: 8 and older

Camper Limit: 30 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Learn how to show and fit your livestock in preparation for your county fair or achievement day! Learn to groom, clip, and show a variety of livestock. A showmanship contest will be held and awards will be given. We will test your knowledge of livestock with quiz bowl activities. Everyone will make a rope halter to take home. Campers are encouraged to bring their own animals. (No rabbits or swine) You will note which species to bring during the online registration.

Completing the Pattern: Horse Camp I

June 12 - 16

Ages: 8 and older

Camper Limit: 25 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Want to improve your riding for events such as barrels, poles, horsemanship, or trail? Come and improve your horsemanship skills with other youth from across the state. Riding instruction will focus on improving the riders overall balance and control. You will need to bring a well-mannered, trained horse that you have riding experience on.

Clover Camp I

June 17 - 18

Check in starts at
10 a.m. Friday.
Camp ends at 1 p.m. Saturday.

Ages: 5 - 9

Camper Limit: 70 Campers and Adults

Early Bird Fee $115(for one adult and one child; additional child: $50)

Fee $125 (for one adult and one child; additional child: $50)

Camp Description: Do you have a youth who wants to try out 4-H Camp? Come make new friends, explore the outdoors, and appreciate one on one time together in a beautiful outdoor setting. This is a great first-time overnight camp experience designed to introduce youth to fun 4-H project activities and overnight camping. Your parent or guardian can to camp and come see why 4-H campers have so much fun!

 

Parents must register also register for Clover Camp (the invoice will reflect $0.00 as your registration fee is rolled in with your child's registration fee). Parents will go through our Youth Protection Policy screening before their registration is approved. If you have any questions regarding this process please call 701-231-7259.

You’re the Chef I

June 19-23

Ages: 8-12

Camper Limit: 20 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Here’s your chance to become a top-notch chef! From learning how to make treats to outdoor cooking and food preservation, this camp is designed for youth who love cooking. It’s your chance to practice using certified kitchen equipment, explore Farm to Fork, the ugly food movement, and the science of food!   Of course, you eat what you cook!

Create It: Science, Photography, Woodworking Camp

June 19 - 23

Ages: 8 and up

Camper Limit: 36 Campers

Early Bird Fee $225

Fee $250

Camp Description: Are you a tinkerer or like to try new things? This camp was made for you! Make new friends in the 4-H Camp studio. Participate in a variety of science, photography and wood working workshops to generate your own creations. You will be able to explore outdoors and participate in many other fun camp activities. 

Just Starting to Ride: Wish I Had a Horse Camp

June 26 - 30

Ages: 8 – 10

Camper Limit: 15 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Have you always wanted a horse? This camp is for you, come learn how to saddle, bridle, ride, lead and care for a horse. From grooming demonstrations to a halter show, this if your chance to experience what owning a horse is like. This is a beginner camp for youth interested in horses; animal are not required.

Explorer: Survivor Outdoor Recreation Camp

June 26 - 30

Ages: 10-13

Camper Limit: 55 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Could you survive in the wilds of ND? Nature provides for all our basic needs, so come have fun building shelters, tracking animals, discovering cool and exciting wilderness skills like fishing and orienteering. Youth will participate in after dark challenges and compete in team building activities to win the coveted ND 4-H Camp Idol. Campers will sleep outside in a tent one night.

 

 

Ultimate Explorer: Survivor Outdoor Recreation Camp

June 26-30

Ages: Over 12

Camper Limit: 55 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225

Camp Description: Experience life on the wild side testing your survival skills. From after dark challenges to competitions, team building, leadership and self-confidence will be the ultimate outcome while competing to win the coveted ND 4-H Camp Idol. Nightly tribal council ceremonies will result in rewards and loss of privileges. Campers will sleep outside in a tent one night.

Explore Galore! Great Outdoors Camp

July 5 - 7

Check In is at 1pm on Tuesday and Check Out is at 4pm on Thursday

Ages: 8 – 10

Camper Limit: 70 Campers

Early Bird Fee $150

Fee $175              

Camp Description: Do you like to explore the outdoors? Here's your chance to learn a variety of basic outdoor skills while having fun with nature. Youth will learn how to identify insects and plants in our new pollinator garden. Campers will experience outdoor navigation, how to identify animal tracks, and how to tie survival knots.  This camp is for youth who are new or have limited 4-H camping experience.

Completing the Pattern: Horse Camp II

July 10 - 14

Ages: 8 and older

Camper Limit: 25 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Looking to improve your riding for events such as barrels, poles, horsemanship, or trail? Come and improve your horsemanship skills with other youth from across the state. Riding instruction will focus on improving the riders overall balance and control. Youth will need to bring a well-mannered, trained horse that you have riding experience on.

4-H Adventure Camp I

July 10 - 14

Ages: 8 – 12

Camper Limit: 45 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Are you looking for an adventure? Do you like a variety of activities? Stimulate your creativity with arts and crafts projects.  Enjoy your wild side by exploring along the Missouri River walking trails and our new pollinator garden.  Make lasting friendships while engaging in 4-H project activities. From archery to water games, this camp is full of non-stop fun and excitement!

 

 

Military Youth Camp I

July 17 - 21

Ages: 8-11

Camper Limit: 35 Campers

Fee: Final price still being determined, final price will be posted by March 1. 

Camp Description: Develop your self-confidence, problem solving, and stress management skills while forming lifelong bonds with other military youth. Leadership, cooperation and communication skills will be taught through team building activities such as friendly competitions, water fun, and much more.

 *Intended for children of military families. 

Military Youth Camp II

July 17 - 21

Ages: 12-15

Camper Limit: 35 Campers

Fee Final price still being determined, final price will be posted by March 1. 

Camp Description: Strengthen your leadership and problem solving skills completing action packed activities while forming life long bonds with other military youth. Develop self-confidence, communication and stress-management skills through team building activities such as friendly competitions, water fun, and much more.

 *Intended for children of military families. 

Clover Camp II

July 22-23

Check in starts at
10 a.m. Friday.
Camp ends at 1 p.m. Saturday.

Ages: 5 - 9

Camper Limit: 70 Campers and Adults

Early Bird Fee $115(for one adult and one child; additional child: $50)

Fee $125 (for one adult and one child; additional child: $50)

Camp Description: Do you have a youth who wants to try out 4-H Camp? Come make new friends, explore the outdoors, and appreciate one on one time together in a beautiful outdoor setting. This is a great first-time overnight camp experience designed to introduce youth to fun 4-H project activities and overnight camping. Your parent or guardian can to camp and come see why 4-H campers have so much fun!

Parents must register also register for Clover Camp (the invoice will reflect $0.00 as your registration fee is rolled in with your child's registration fee). Parents will go through our Youth Protection Policy screening before their registration is approved. If you have any questions regarding this process please call 701-231-7259.

4-H Adventure Camp II

July 31-August 4

Ages: 12+

Camper Limit: 55 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Are you looking for an adventure and challenges? Do you like a variety of activities? Stimulate your creativity with art projects.  Enjoy your wild side by exploring along the Missouri River walking trails and our new pollinator garden.  Make lasting friendships while engaging in 4-H project activities. From archery and to night games, this camp is full of non-stop fun and excitement!

 

 

 

You’re the Chef II

July 31-August 4

Ages: 12+

Camper Limit: 20 Campers

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Here’s your chance to become a top-notch chef! From learning how to make treats to outdoor cooking and food preservation, this camp is designed for youth who love cooking. It’s your chance to practice using certified kitchen equipment, explore Farm to Fork, the ugly food movement, and the science of food!   Of course, you eat what you cook!

4-H Adventure Camp III

August 7-11

Ages: 8-12

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Are you looking for an adventure? Campers will explore their creative abilities and self-expression through arts and craft activities. Other activities include hikes on the walking trails, fishing and wildlife observation, plant identification, and basic outdoor skills.  Youth will make lifelong friendships while engaging in 4-H project and recreational activities. From the gaga pit to water games, this camp is full of non-stop fun and excitement!

 

Junkin' It: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Camp

August 7-11

Ages: 8 and older

Early Bird Fee $200

Fee $225             

Camp Description: Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. Design It! Learn the principles of design and test your creativity to make home décor and other items using recyclable materials. Learn how to reduce, reuse and recycle in your community. Make lifelong friends, explore the outdoors and participate in many other fun camp recreation activities.

Camp Information & Forms

 

Brochure

Online Registration-starts March 1

Registration Worksheet - use this form to gather information before you go to 4hOnline to register

Health & Permission Form

Camp Handbook 

Camp Scholarship Form


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Center for 4-H Youth Development
Phone: +1 (701) 231-7251
Campus address: FLC 219
Physical/delivery address: 1400 Centennial Blvd, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 7280 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: 4-H

Last Updated: Friday, April 29, 2016 9:36:35 AM