Wasco County 4-H Camps, Trainings, and Opportunities

The Wasco County 4-H program offers a variety of day and residential camps and topic specific clinics, trainings and events.


Mid-Columbia 4-H Spring Horse Classic

Join us for the annual Spring Horse Classic on Saturday, March 11th. Register by February 27th for an early bird discount. For all the details, go to the 2017 Horse Classic booklet and entry form.


Camp Tumbleweed

Tuesday, March 28th - Friday, March 31st, 2017

Camp Tumbleweed is an annual Spring Break camp at the beautiful Washington Family Ranch, located outside of Antelope Oregon. The camp is put on by the Central Oregon 4-H Staff and a group of 4-H Teen Counselors. It is open to 4th-6th grade students across Oregon. If you are not a 4-H member, you may still attend, signing up will be a part of the registration process.

We are excited to announce 4-H Camp Tumbleweed “Early Bird” registration has begun. If you would like to find out more about 4-H Camp Tumbleweed go to the following website:    http://extension.oregonstate.edu/jefferson/4-h-camp-tumbleweed .  There is a promotional video and other information for you to read.

To register go to the following link:  http://bit.ly/4HCampTumbleweed

“Early Bird” registration is $190.00, January 2nd – February 1st, 2017.  After that registration goes up to $200.00.


Summer Day Camps

Several summer day camps held in The Dalles and Maupin are sponsored by the OSU Wasco County 4-H Youth Development program. Please note the ages listed for each offering. Partial scholarships are available. 

2016 Day Camps Information (FOR THE DALLES AND MAUPIN) 

NEW THIS YEAR: Register for camps and pay online! Click here.

If you prefer to print off your registration and pay by check or cash, go here: Registration Form

Partial scholarships are available for those with a financial need. Click here for details and a form.


OSU Summer Conference--June 22-25, 2017

Registration begins May 15th! Scholarships available! Go here for all the details and to get signed up!


4-H Camp Morrow

Please check back for details about this popular, residential camp for Summer 2017!




Topic Specific Trainings and Events

The Babysitting Training is designed for youth ages 11-19 to gain the knowledge and skills needed to be successful babysitters. Lessons include first aid and safety, nutrition and preparing food, playing with children of all ages, and running a babysitting business. See Summer Day Camps to get signed up for this class!



Oregon State University Extension Service offers educational programs, activities, and materials without discrimination based on age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status. Oregon State University Extension Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Publication will be made available in accessible formats upon request. Please call 541-296-5494 for information. If you have a physical disability that requires special considerations in order for you to attend the 4-H events, please notify the Wasco County Extension Service at 541-296-5494 by 10 days in advance of the event.