4-H Camps in Delaware

Each summer Delaware 4-H provides many opportunities for 4-H members and the public to participate in camps. Some camp programs are offered as state-wide camps, while others are offered by individual county offices. Both day camps and overnight camps are offered.

2018 State Camp Information and Forms

Week-long State 4-H Camp (9-19 year old)

State 4-H Camps (Week 1 and Week 2 are BOTH FULL) are held at Camp Barnes located in southeast Sussex County on beautiful Miller’s Creek.  The registration fee for this camp is $310.  Bus transportation will be available for New Castle and Kent County campers.

Week 1 – June 11-16 (FULL)             Week 2 – June 18-23 (FULL)

Environmenclick thumbnail to play videotal Camp (8-12 years old) is once again being offered this year.   The camp will be held at Mallard Lodge in Smyrna.  The registration fee for this camp is $110.
Please contact your county 4-H office if transportation to Mallard Lodge is a problem.  The date for this camp is July 5-7This camp is full for BOYS!


Week 1 and 2 Class Descriptions and Class Selection Form – coming in May.  This form may be faxed to the State 4-H Office at 302-831-6758 or emailed to witte@udel.edu

2018 STATE 4-H CAMP BUS SCHEDULE (Week 1 and Week 2):

(The bus will leave promptly at the time designated below.  Arrive early so you don’t miss the bus.)

Departure time on Mon.,6/11 and 6/18 Arrival time on Sat., 6/16 and 6/23 Bus Location Address
8:15 a.m. 1:00 p.m. NCC Ext. Office 461 Wyoming Road, Newark
8:45 a.m. 12:30 p.m. People’s Plaza in front of the movie theaters
9:45 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Kent C. Ext. Office 69 Transportation Circle, Dover
10:15 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Milford (Sitel site) 999 N. Dupont Blvd. (next to Food Lion)

Information for Camp Counselors

Applications will only be emailed to those with an email address on file with the State 4-H Office.  Deadline to submit your application:  January 19, 2018