Tippecanoe County 4-H Camp


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Purdue Tippecanoe County Extension
1950 South 18th Street
Lafayette, IN 47905
(765) 474-0793

This camp is available to 4-H members in grades 3-6 who are enrolled in 4-H in one of the following counties: White, Howard, Pulaski, Cass, Clinton, Carroll, Miami, Tippecanoe, or Newton. This 3-day, 2-night camp brings together nearly 250 youth to learn and make new friends. Some of the activities that kids will participate in at camp include hiking, archery, crafts, nature, foods, sports, swimming, and so much more! Each cabin is led by 2 high school 4-H members who have been trained by camp staff and Purdue Extension Educators. Campers love returning to camp year after year to learn new things, make new friends, and build important life skills. Applications for campers will come out in 2024, keep an eye on your email, mailbox, and/or social media for that information. Space is limited. 


2024 Camp Dates: June 5-7

Location: Camp Tecumseh

12635 W Tecumseh Bend Road

Brookston, IN 47923


4-H CAMP REGISTRATION-Currently Closed




Camp cannot happen without the help of our awesome camp counselors. Applications to become a counselor are now open and will close January 10, 2024. Any high school 4-H member is eligible to apply. No previous camp experience is required. There are a limited number of spots available. Notice of selection will come after January 19th. Camp counselors must be able to make it to 3 training meetings on February 15th, April 17th, and one in May that will be announced at a later date. 

Benefits of being a camp counselor: 

  • Make new friends
  • Resume builder (scholarships, jobs, or college)
  • Community service hours 
  • Relevant work experience for a future in childcare 
  • FUN! 

Application Instructions

Download the file below that matches your status. Fill out all of the information. Be sure to include specific examples of things you have done that are relevant to being a camp counselor (doesn't have to be 4-H related). Once you are satisfied with your application, you will upload it as a PDF in https://v2.4honline.com/#/user/sign-in under the "events" tab. Please reach out to Megan Skiba with any questions or concerns at skiba0@purdue.edu or (765-474-0793).

Apply Today! 

4-H Camp Counselor Application

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