4-H Camps


To provide a fun and safe environment, where campers will grow more confident, build compassion and character, and aspire to secure these values for a better community.  

Two options for 4-H Wild West CAMP in 2017:

      5 night Camp  July 10-15, 2017   Cost is $275 (FULL AS OF APRIL 20TH)

      4 night Camp  August 15-19, 2017 Cost is $230 (FULL AS OF MAY 22nd)

Online Registration Opened March 20

The 4-H Wild West Camp is held at the Oregon 4-H Center just 7 miles northwest of Salem. To learn more about the 4-H center facilities, including maps, check out their website at: 4-H Center website.   It is open to all youth completing grades 4-7 (need not be a 4-H member).  This overnight camp is designed to give youth hands-on outdoor experiences like hiking, riding horses, canoeing, fishing, archery, swimming, natural science, digital photography, crafts, and more.  Campers are placed with trained high school age 4-H counselors and supervised by 4-H youth development staff.  Youth participate in traditional campfire activities with songs, skits, s'mores and more.

Horse Track -  Although all Wild West campers have one horse riding class, horse track campers get a class every day and stay in the bunkhouses at Horse Camp.  Campers will participate in the same free time activities, meals, and evening programs as regular Wild West Campers.  Horse Track is open to youth completing grades 6 & 7.   Cost is an additional $100.  

4-H Wild West Horse Camp - August 8-11 (FULL 3/28/2017)

Similar to the 4-H Horse Track, this camp is open to youth completing grades 4-7.  This is designed to be a small camp of up to 20 youth with the focus on learning more about horses.  Horses are provided. There will be some recreational classes like Archery, Swimming, Canoeing as well.  Cost is $250.

4-H Wild West Horse DAY Camp $150 (space still available)

July 18-21 for youth completing grades 4-6

August 1-4 for youth completing grades 4-8


Can't get enough of horses? 4-H Wild West Horse Day Camp runs 9 am to 2 pm daily, Tuesday through Friday, and includes a one night stay thursday night with meals provided.  Youth will learn skills in riding and care of horses, learning horse breeds, physchology and behavior.  Recreational activities will also be included.  Lunch is provided each day.


Wild West Camp Flyer 2017

Wild West Camp Schedule July 10-15, 2017

Wild West Camp Schedule August 15-19, 2017

Wild West Horse Camp Schedule  August 8-11, 2017

Wild West Camp Parent Information

What to bring to camp

Please complete this form if your child is bringing Medication to camp

Camp Medication Form

What's this Camp All About?

A Healthy Camp Starts at Home!

Preparing for Camp

Camp Leadership Program

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