4-H Camp at Canter's Cave


Adams County 4-H members can experience the fun of 4-H Camp at Canter's Cave 4-H Camp located in Jackson, Ohio.  Learn more about Canter's Cave.

4-H CAMP WELCOMES BOTH 4-H AND NON-4-H MEMBERS!  (except Cloverbud Camp)

2020 Camp Dates

  • February 1-2          Teen Winter Retreat for ages 13+, Camp Information
  • May 8-9                  Spring Fling for 3,4,5, & 6 grades
  • May 3                     Open House
  • May 29-31              Special Needs Camp, Camp Information
  • June 1-4                 Beginner Camp (for 3, 4, & 5 grades), Camp Information
  • June 4-6                 Bazinga! STEM Camp for 5th-7th grades, Click here to go to the STEM Camp page
  • June 6-7                 Cloverbud Overnight Camp (K-2 grades), Camp Information, Cloverbud Health Forms
  • June 11-14             Junior High Camp (for 6, 7, & 8 grades), Camp Information
  • June 22-25             Teen Camp (for grades 9-12), Camp Information, T-Shirt Order form
  • June 28-30             Jr. Shooting Sports Camp (Ages 9-12)
  • July 14-19              Sr. Shooting Sports Camp (Ages 12-18)

Camp Registration Forms

  • Registration form for Cloverbud Overnight camp, 3,4,5 Grade; 6,7,8 Grade and Teen Camp are due May 15; Camp-specific forms and details will be mailed to all applicants well in advance of the start of camp.
  • Click here for all camp forms, including Health Form, Releases, and Driving Directions.

Camp Scholarships

  • Harrison Scholarship  - (Applications due April 17; need-based)
  • Camper of the Month (Adams County)  - (Applications due April 17; first time campers only; one boy/one girl per camp)
  • Click here for pdf copies of both scholarship application forms.

4-H Camps at Adams County Fairgrounds

  • May 29          Cloverbud Fun Day flyer
  • June 5-6       Horse Camp (Go to Horse Program page for information, registration, schedule, rules, and so on)

Become a Camp Counselor

Experience camp life as a counselor and you'll work closely with campers, take on a leadership role, develop the camp program and have fun!

Counselor applications are due January 24, 2020.  Interviews will be conducted on Monday, Februrary 17.  Couselor's College will be held April 4-5, 2020.  Attendance at Counselor College is REQUIRED for all first year counselors and RECOMMENDED for all others.

- Counselor Applicant Information

- Counselor Application