Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

Sep 14, 2018 through Sep 16, 2018 (All day)
Deadline: 

Calling all 4-H members and their friends! 

We are excited to offer the 2018 Forestry - Wildlife Camp at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp again this year. This is the third year for this unique camp, which specializes in environmental education! Camp participants will get to try new and exciting challenges, learn about and appreciate the natural world around them while meeting experts in the field of Forestry and Wildlife Conservation. This camp is open to 4-H members ages 12-18.

So what will my camper get to do?

Here is just a short list from our agenda!

  • Tree I.D. Hike
  • Fishing Clinic
  • Radio Telemetry
  • Macroinvertebrate Sampling
  • Wilderness Survival Techniques 
  • Sawmill and Tree Felling Demos
  • Tree Climbing
  • Wildlife Identification
  • Hunting and Trapping Techniques
  • Shooting Sports Activities
  • Boating
  • High ropes
  • Campfire
  • Evening activities

Registration Due: September 7th, 2018    Payment, and forms should be mailed to the Gallia County Extension Office. 
Cost: $35 each (for the first 40 registered campers thanks to a sponsorship from the Ohio 4-H Foundation).
           $77 each after the first 40 registrations are filled. 

For registration forms click here!

Dates & Times

Camp will begin Friday, September 14, check-in is between 6 – 8 PM. 

Please eat dinner before your arrival, we will not be serving dinner, we will have evening snacks.  Camp dismisses on Sunday, September 16, at 11 AM.