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Kids’ Camping Compendium

Plan ahead for summer fun



 



Summer is coming! Days are warm, nature is filling the great outdoors with color and life … and schools are out, so kids should have plenty of time for adventures. If you’re looking for a camping experience where they can make some great memories, one of these options should be perfect.
 


► Oklahoma
 

Boy Scouts – Last Frontier Council

www.scoutingrocks.tv

Camp George Thomas

45456 County Street 2520, Apache | 405.286.6497

Ages 6 and up

Mastering new scouting skills plus outdoor adventure

 

Camp Cadence

www.cadenceequestrian.com/camps

14150 S Pine, Edmond | ​405.348.7469

Ages 5-16

Indoor and outdoor horse-riding activities, no experience needed

 

Camp DaKaNi

campdakani.org

3309 E Hefner, OKC | 405.478.5646

Ages 11-17

Activities include kayaking, paintball and rappelling

 

Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma

www.gseok.org

Camp Tallchief

9733 Camp Tallchief, Skiatook | 800.707.9914

Grades 1-12

Activities include horse riding, swimming, learning to paddle and crafting

 

Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma

www.gswestok.org

Camp E-ko-wah

E1660 Rd, Marlow | 405.528.4475

Grades 1-12

Camps include princess, scientist, little mermaids, ponies and floaties and Triwizard tournament

 


 

New Life Ranch Summer Camp

www.newliferanch.com/summer-camp

160 New Life Ranch, Colcord | 918.422.5506

Grades 3-12

Activities include horse riding, rock climbing and canoeing

 

Red River Drum & Auxiliary Camp

www.redrivercamp.com

13528 Scenic Highway 77, Ardmore | 580.745.2014-201

Grades 7-12

Activities include music and band activities; swimming is optional

 

Shepherds Fold

shepherdsfoldranch.com/summer-camp

185 River, Avant | 918.263.3622

Grades 2-12

A Christian camp and retreat center offering outdoor activities

 

Shiloh Camp for disadvantaged youngsters

shilohcamp.org/summer-camp

440 NE 70th, OKC | 405.858.7011

Ages 8-16

Activities include art sessions, group sports, singing, dancing and fishing

 

Sky Ranch

skyranch.org

Cave Springs

7750 S 655, Quapaw | 800.962.2267 or 918.542.1547

Grades 1-9

Activities include horse riding and swimming

 


 

Sooner Youth Camp

www.sycok.org

Lake Murray State Park135 | 28 Scenic Highway 77, Ardmore

Open to those entering 7th grade in fall through graduating high school in spring 2018

Activities include basketball, swimming and team sports

 

US Sports/Nike Camps

www.ussportscamps.com

Various locations in Oklahoma | 800.645.3226

Offering softball, basketball, volleyball, lacrosse, swimming and tennis camps

 

YMCA Camp Classen

www.ymcaokc.org/camp-classen

Arbuckle Mountains

10840 Main Camp Road, Davis | 580.369.2272

Ages 7-12

Activities include archery, horse riding, hiking and canoeing

 

YMCA Camp Takatoka 

ymcatulsa.org/camps

32701 East 660, Chouteau | Westside YMCA 918.446.1424 | Camp Takatoka 918.476.5191

Ages 7-17

Activities include archery, climbing wall, swimming, canoeing, fishing, volleyball, hiking, tubing, wakeboarding and water skiing

 

► Colorado
 

Avid4 Adventure

avid4.com

Multiple Colorado locations | 800.977.9873

Grade PreK-12

Teaching kids of all levels to climb, paddle, bike, hike and thrive outdoors – offering overnight camps and teen leadership programs in Bailey and Evergreen, Colorado

 

Rocky Mountain Soccer Camps

www.rockymountainsoccercamp.com

100 S Dewey, Victor, CO | 719.689.5547 or 720.394.5257

Ages 4-17


► Kansas
 

Cosmosphere Aerospace Camps

cosmo.org

1100 N Plum, Hutchinson, KS | 620.665.9323

Grade 6 and above

Activities include astronaut training, solar system study and building robots

 


 


► MIissouri
 

Eagle Sky Christian Camps

eaglesky.camp

1 Eagle Sky, Piedmont, MO | 573.278.3288

Ages 7-18

Christian summer camp offering countless activities including water volleyball and giant Jenga

 

Kanakuk

kanakuk.com

1353 Lake Shore, Branson, MO | 417.266.3000

Ages 6-18

Christian summer camp offering over 70 activities

 

Missouri Military Academy

www.missourimilitaryacademy.org

204 N Grand, Mexico, MO | 573.581.1776 ext. 321

Ages 7-12

Offering summer academy, leadership and confidence camps

 

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April 2019

Men and women from across the American West played critical roles - both “over there” and on the home front - in helping the Allies win World War I. The National Cowboy & Western...

Cost: $12.50

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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Telephone: 405.478.2250
Contact Name: Jenni
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Celebrate Easter with a trip to Andy Alligator’s Fun Park! On Saturday and Sunday, get $5 off an All-Day Pass with our Eggcellent Easter Special. All-Day Passes include Go-Karts,...

Cost: $23.95

Where:
Andy Alligator's Fun Park & Water Park
3300 Market Pl
Norman, OK  73072
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Cost: $12.50

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National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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The Annual Mentorship Exhibition features pieces from Oklahoma City high school students that visit the Artspace studio each month. Throughout the duration of the program, the students engage with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artspace at Untitled
1 NE 3rd st
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
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Sponsor: Artspace at Untitled
Telephone: 405-815-9995
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Men and women from across the American West played critical roles - both “over there” and on the home front - in helping the Allies win World War I. The National Cowboy & Western...

Cost: $12.50

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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Telephone: 405.478.2250
Contact Name: Jenni
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The OSU Symphony Orchestra will conclude the 2018-19 season with Schubert's monumental and majestic Symphony No. 9 in C ("The Great"). The concert opens with The European Anthem,...

Cost: General Admission: $10; Students & Seniors: $7

Where:
Oklahoma State University Department of Music
132 Seretean Ctr
Stillwater, OK  74078
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Sponsor: Oklahoma State University Department of Music
Telephone: 405.744.6133
Contact Name: Dr. Thomas Dickey
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The Annual Mentorship Exhibition features pieces from Oklahoma City high school students that visit the Artspace studio each month. Throughout the duration of the program, the students engage with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artspace at Untitled
1 NE 3rd st
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
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Sponsor: Artspace at Untitled
Telephone: 405-815-9995
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Men and women from across the American West played critical roles - both “over there” and on the home front - in helping the Allies win World War I. The National Cowboy & Western...

Cost: $12.50

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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Telephone: 405.478.2250
Contact Name: Jenni
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Potbelly Sandwich Shop is giving back to the local neighborhood with Feed Your Smile, a fundraiser supporting Concordia Life Care Community.  Show this flyer on your smartphone or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Potbelly Sandwich Shop
8500 N Rockwell Ave
OKC, OK  73132
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Sponsor: Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Telephone: 405-792-5112
Contact Name: Katy Fabrie
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The Annual Mentorship Exhibition features pieces from Oklahoma City high school students that visit the Artspace studio each month. Throughout the duration of the program, the students engage with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artspace at Untitled
1 NE 3rd st
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
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Sponsor: Artspace at Untitled
Telephone: 405-815-9995
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RexFest will feature an interactive art exhibit called a luminarium created by Architects of Air. From April 25-28, visitors can walk through the inflatable sculpture, which disperses light and...

Cost: $8 for kids; $10 for adults; $30 for families of four

Where:
Together Square
400 W Sheridan Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
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Sponsor: Delta Dental

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Men and women from across the American West played critical roles - both “over there” and on the home front - in helping the Allies win World War I. The National Cowboy & Western...

Cost: $12.50

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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Telephone: 405.478.2250
Contact Name: Jenni
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The Annual Mentorship Exhibition features pieces from Oklahoma City high school students that visit the Artspace studio each month. Throughout the duration of the program, the students engage with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artspace at Untitled
1 NE 3rd st
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
View map »


Sponsor: Artspace at Untitled
Telephone: 405-815-9995
Website »

More information

RexFest will feature an interactive art exhibit called a luminarium created by Architects of Air. From April 25-28, visitors can walk through the inflatable sculpture, which disperses light and...

Cost: $8 for kids; $10 for adults; $30 for families of four

Where:
Together Square
400 W Sheridan Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
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Sponsor: Delta Dental

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Men and women from across the American West played critical roles - both “over there” and on the home front - in helping the Allies win World War I. The National Cowboy & Western...

Cost: $12.50

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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Telephone: 405.478.2250
Contact Name: Jenni
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"Deliberately silencing the internal chatter and not overthinking. Conscious, but not over-trying. With this approach, things just seem to happen—it’s where all the substance is...

Cost: Free

Where:
Individual Artists of Oklahoma
706 W. Sheridan Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
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Sponsor: Individual Artists of Oklahoma
Telephone: 405.412.2541
Contact Name: David Smith

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Cost: $5 at the door, 13 and under free

Where:
Heritage Place
2829 S. MacArthur
Oklahoma City, OK  73128
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Sponsor: Junk Hippy
Contact Name: Kristen Grandi
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A Sporting Chance will host the 25th annual Track and Field Meet at Branson Junior High in Branson, Missouri. A Sporting Chance provides year-round sports and recreation programs designed for those...

Where:
Branson Junior High
263 Buccaneer Boulevard
Branson, MO  65616
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Sponsor: A Sporting Chance
Telephone: 404-314-2188
Contact Name: Hannah Schachinger

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RexFest will feature an interactive art exhibit called a luminarium created by Architects of Air. From April 25-28, visitors can walk through the inflatable sculpture, which disperses light and...

Cost: $8 for kids; $10 for adults; $30 for families of four

Where:
Together Square
400 W Sheridan Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
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Sponsor: Delta Dental

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This one-day festival is rooted in the printing of large-scale woodblocks carved by local Oklahoma artists. We bring in a 5-ton steamroller and print pre-carved blocks throughout the day on Tyvek...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artspace at Untitled
1 NE 3rd st
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
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Sponsor: Artspace at Untitled
Telephone: 405-815-9995
Contact Name: Evan
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Men and women from across the American West played critical roles - both “over there” and on the home front - in helping the Allies win World War I. The National Cowboy & Western...

Cost: $12.50

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
View map »


Telephone: 405.478.2250
Contact Name: Jenni
Website »

More information

The Annual Mentorship Exhibition features pieces from Oklahoma City high school students that visit the Artspace studio each month. Throughout the duration of the program, the students engage with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artspace at Untitled
1 NE 3rd st
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
View map »


Sponsor: Artspace at Untitled
Telephone: 405-815-9995
Website »

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Andy Alligator's is celebrating teachers! On Saturday and Sunday, teachers with a valid ID will receive a FREE All-Day Pass and $5 off for each family member! An All-Day Pass includes...

Cost: Teachers receive a FREE All-Day Pass; family members get $5 off

Where:
Andy Alligator's Fun Park & Water Park
3300 Market Pl
Norman, OK  73072
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America’s largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show is now playing at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel. At The Dinner Detective, you’ll tackle a challenging crime while you...

Cost: $59.95

Where:
The Skirvin Hilton
1 Park Ave
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
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Sponsor: The Dinner Detective
Telephone: 866.496.0535
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Get a sample of the nightlife of Spain at Tulsa Botanic Garden's "Viva La Vida." The Garden is bringing star chef Jamie Bissonnette (Toro restaurants in Boston, NYC, Bangkok and...

Cost: $250

Where:
Tulsa Botanic Garden
3900 Tulsa Botanic Dr
Tulsa, OK  74127
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Sponsor: Tulsa Botanic Garden
Telephone: 918-289-0330
Contact Name: Lori Hutson
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2nd annual gathering of "The Big Lebowksi" fans at The Dude Abides OKC All Oklahoma City Urban Achievers, Abiders and Coen Brothers fans are invited to join us at Fassler Hall OKC and...

Cost: Free, contests have entry fee

Where:
Fassler Hall
421 NW 10th
Oklahoma City, OK  73103
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Sponsor: Revolve Productions
Telephone: 405.810.6977
Contact Name: Tobi Coleman
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