The Arkansas Outdoor School is proud to offer the AOS Summer Day Camp for 7-15 year olds. Each day camp session has be tailored to give campers a chance to get out and explore, discover and learn about the world around them and have fun in the process. All camp activities place an emphasis on team work, self esteem, communication and cooperation.
Arkansas 4-H Camps for 9-12 Year Olds
We offer camps with a wide range of learning opportunities. From high adventure to robotics, our 4-H camping program has it all.
**Scholarships available for most camps. Applications are available on 4HOnline.***
Registration will open approximately 1 month prior to registration deadline.
Parents/Volunteers are welcome to attend most of our camps for the same fee as the youth.
2018 - TBD
Age: 9 to 19
Registration Deadline: TBD
Registration Fee: TBD
Come learn how to start your own business! You will get to develop a business, create your products, and sell your merchandise to fellow campers.
Session I - July 10-12, 2017
Session II - July 17-19, 2017
Age: 9 to 12
Registration Deadline: June 1, 2017
Registration Fee: $170
2017 Theme: Amazing Race/Around the World
Join 4-H members from around the state in this 3-day camp. Come join the adventure race around the world!
Equine Camp (youth)
Spring Break - March 20-23, 2017
Summer- May 30 - June 2, 2017
Registration Deadline: March 1, 2017 (OPEN NOW)
Registration Fee: $385
Age: 12 (by Aug. 1) to 18
Looking for an opportunity to learn new things with and about your horse? You
will have the opportunity at the 2017 Equine Camp. You and other youth will work with State Equine Specialist, Mark Russell and other industry professionals. You will learn new techniques and become more in tune with your horse. You will improve your overall horsemanship skills. You will need some riding experience and your own horse.
March 18-21, 2017
Registration Deadline: March 1, 2017
Registration Fee: $265 (OPEN NOW)
This is the camp for all you techie kids out there or any want to be techie kids! Come learn about Robotics, create a Mobile App, Tinker, and conduct Science Experiments!
Craft Camp (NEW)
June 26-28, 2017
Registration Deadline: June 1, 2017
Registration Fee: $200
Come express your creativity. Create products that you can use in your everyday lives, enter in the fair, or use as inspiration to create your own business.
Forestry and Wildlife Camp
November 3-5, 2017
Registration Deadline: October 13, 2017
Registration Fee: $145
Don't forget you will have to reenroll in 4HOnline before you can register.
Do you like the outdoors? This camp focuses on a variety of outdoor skills. You will learn about things related to forestry and wildlife. You could learn things from rock climbing to what things you can eat in the wild.
Other Camps and 4-H Center Programs:
The Arkansas 4-H Camping Program offers camping and training opportunities for youth 5-19 years old and adults. Our overnight camps take place at the C. A. Vines Arkansas 4-H Center 10 miles west of Little Rock. Canoeing, swimming, archery, fishing, rock wall climbing,
high ropes challenge course, and off-site backpacking/canoeing adventures are just
some of the exciting possibilities.
Have you always wanted to be a camp counselor? We offer training and volunteer opportunities for 4-H teens. We also hire college-age camp interns each summer. If you love camp and are too old to be a camper, consider these opportunities to give back.Help other campers by being a camp counselor!
Our ExCEL program offers experiential team building programs ranging from a few hours
to a few days.
Programs are customized for your group's specific needs. We offer ground based team building initiatives, low ropes course elements, outdoor climbing tower and giants ladder with team belay, static high ropes course with 23 elements including a 300ft zip line. Onsite and offsite programs.
Come to the Arkansas Outdoor School - a day of learning your students will never forget! We offer experiential learning in a natural setting.
AOS can build the right program for your group or class, whether it's a day, overnight or a multi-day visit. We create a unique opportunity for students to learn in a setting away from the traditional classroom.Outdoor learning at its best!