2021 Camp Schedule

Camp registration opens March 15, 2021. Planning around these camps may fluctuate with the changing guidelines regarding social gatherings, and we will do our best to relay these changes to you in a timely manner. Our goal is to have as many safe, in-person events as possible, and provide virtual alternatives when face-to-face is not an option.

Further information will be made available via email, Facebook, and the 4-H State website.

Camp Descriptions

Tractor Safety Camp

Tractor Safety Camp is designed to teach youth how to be safe on the farm. The camp is for youth ages 13-15 who plan to work on a farm for someone other than their immediate family. Youth will learn safe practices around farm equipment, rules of the road, ATV safety and labor rules. Upon completion of the camp, youth will acquire a farm permit to operate farm equipment and work around livestock for hire. The camp is filled with fun activities and hands-on riding on tractors.

May 26-28 | Ages 13-15 | Cost: $175 | Camper Limit: 35 Campers

Livestock Camp

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. Youth will learn about proper ways of feeding and selecting competitive livestock projects. A showmanship contest will be held and awards will be given. We will test your knowledge of livestock with quiz bowl activities. Campers are encouraged to bring their own animals. (No rabbits or poultry.) You will note which species to bring during the online registration.

June 1-5 | Ages 8-18 | Cost: $320 | Camper Limit: 50 Campers

Just Starting to Ride: Wish I Had a Horse Camp

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 is your chance to experience what owning a horse is like. This is a beginner camp for youth interested in horses; an animal is not required.

June 6-9 | Ages 9-11 | Cost: $320 | Camper Limit: 15 Campers

Clover Camp I

Have you always wanted to try out 4-H Camp? Bring your parent or guardian and discover 4-H fun at camp! Together you will make new friends, explore the outdoors and appreciate one-on-one time in a beautiful outdoor setting. Campfire, crafts and exciting 4-H project activities await, let the adventure begin! Come see why 4-H campers have so much fun! Check-in starts at 10 a.m. Friday and ends at 1 p.m. Saturday.

June 11-12 | Ages 5-9 | Cost: $175 for 1 adult and 1 youth | Camper Limit: 20 Campers (1 parent/camper)

Clover Camp II

Have you always wanted to try out 4-H camp? Bring your parent or guardian and discover 4-H fun at camp! Together you will make new friends, explore the outdoors and appreciate one-on-one time in a beautiful outdoor setting. Campfire, crafts and exciting 4-H project activities await. Let the adventure begin! Come see why 4-H campers have so much fun.

July 9-10 | Ages 5-9 | Cost: $175 for 1 adult and 1 youth | Camper Limit: 20 Campers (1 parent/camper)

4-H Adventure Camp

Adventure Camp focuses on different activities each day and encourages friendship, leadership and an appreciation for the outdoors. Topics will include fun with outdoor cooking, archery, woodworking, tin can cooking, jerky-making and drone racing are just a few of the fun activities you will experience this week.

July 11-15 | Ages 9 and up | Cost $320 | Camper Limit: 75 Campers

Survivor

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 fire starting and orienteering. Youth will participate in after dark challenges and compete in team building activities to win the challenge trophy.

July 18-22 | Ages 11 and up | Cost: $320 | Camper Limit: 75 Campers

STEM Explorer Camp

Do you enjoy being creative with STEM activities? STEM camp is your chance to experience fun science, technology and engineering activities. The summer camp setting will allow campers to incorporate nature and the outdoors into their STEM activities. Activities will include Rube Goldberg machines, virtual reality, drones, robotics, food science and creative nature activities.

August 1-5 | Ages 11 and up | Cost: $320 | Camper Limit: 35 Campers

4-H Energy Camp

North Dakota is an energy powerhouse, producing tremendous amounts of oil, natural gas, coal, renewable energy and ethanol. Spend a week learning about energy science and job opportunities, interacting with North Dakota energy leaders, and taking advantage of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour energy assets across western North Dakota. (Decreased camp cost and some activities sponsored by North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives, Minnkota Power Cooperative, Great River Energy, Basin Electric Power Cooperative, Cass County Electric Cooperative, Northern Plains Electric Cooperative, Verendrye Electric Cooperative and the North Dakota Petroleum Foundation.) Do you wonder about the different ways we create and use energy? Would you like to go on a tour to see how we make energy out of air and water?

August 1-5 | Ages 11 and up | Cost: $300 | Camper Limit: 40 Campers

*Registration for camp will open at noon on Monday, March 15!

 

 

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