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Rock Springs: Great Northwest

The Great Northwest is a multi-county camp held at Rock Springs Ranch near Junction City, KS each June. Campers must be 7 to 12 years old by camp date to participate. Senior counselors must be 16 by January 1 of the current year, and junior counselors must be 14 by June 1 of the current year.

June 20 - June 23, 2019


Camp Lakeside is held at Scott Lake by Scott City. It is a 2 day, 1 night camp aimed at 4-Her's 7-9 years old. Counselors for this camp must be 16 by January 1 of the current year.

June 6 - June 7, 2019

Discovery Days

4-H Discovery Days is held at Kansas State University in early June (sometimes late May). Members 13 years and older, leaders, and parents are invited to attend. The focus of the event is to help you DISCOVER more about a project area, strengthen what you are learning in the club and share with other 4-H members.

May 28 - May 31, 2019

Northwest High Adventure Trip

The Northwest High Adventure Trip is a 4-5 day camp held the end of June or in July. The exact experience changes each year depending on the destination. The camp usually involves hiking and or water rafting. Participants must be 13 or older.

If you have questions or need more information contact John Beckman at 620-214-2151 or by email at jbeckman@ksu.edu.

NW High Adventure Camp Flier


Campference is focused on youth ages 12-14, and is held in June at Rock Springs 4-H Center.  Participants experience the feel of a conference, while enjoying the “camp” activities Rock Springs 4-H Center has to offer.  Campference features workshops about opportunities in the 4-H program and activities to energize youth that will help them learn leadership skills and how to better interact with others.

June 23 - June 26, 2019