2021 Summer Overnight Camp Information

Note to parents about registration: There are NO wait lists for specialty camps. If your child is placed on a wait list for overnight camp you cannot register for a specialty camp for the same camp week. Your child cannot be enrolled and on a wait list for the same camp dates. Please call the office to discuss options – 712-336-3272.

To view current session dates, rates, and availability visit: https://campfosterymca.campintouch.com/ui/unrestricted/pricing/DatesAndRates




Session 1 | June 13-19: Your Wildest Adventure $600 Ages 6-12
Welcome to the adventure of a lifetime! With twists and turns you’ll never know what is around the next corner. All programming this week is geared at younger campers and first time campers (ages 6-12). It is the perfect opportunity to explore Camp Foster!
Session 1 ½ | June 13-16: Half-Pint $300 Ages 6-12
Half the week at half the fee, but not half the fun! This program is designed to orient campers to overnight camp life.
Session 2 | June 20-26: To Infinity and Beyond $600 Ages 7-16
It’s one small step for campers, one giant leap for Camp Foster! It’s a race to the infinity and beyond as we race through different galaxies and conquer the universe.
Session 3 | June 27-July 3: Party in the USA $600 Ages 7-16
It’s the 4th of July week and we are going to celebrate all things America! Join us for this EPIC week of celebrating the red, white, and blue.
Session 4 | July 4-10: Video Game Mania $600 Ages 7-16
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in a video game? Discover larger than life games and activities that will bring the virtual world alive.  **Kansas City bus available this session**
Session 5 | July 11-17: Once Upon a Time $600 Ages 7-16
From the wizarding world to the magic kingdom Campers will explore their imagination as we live out adventures from favorite books and movies.  **Miracle Burn Camp Week**
Session 6 | July 18-24: Foster Olympics $600 Ages 7-16
Join us as we kick off the summer Olympics Camp Foster style! We will play wacky games and have all camp competitions that will challenge the mind, body, and spirit. It will be the best opening ceremonies of the summer.
Session 7 | July 25-31: Twilight Zone: Blast from the Past $600 Ages 10-16
Our time machine has broken and we aren’t sure what decade we have landed in so staying up late, sleeping in, and even doing a day backwards has taken over. Help us fix our time machine and get us back to the year 2021.
Session 8 | August 1-7: Pirates of Lake Okoboji $600 Ages 7-16
Ahoy Mateys! Captain Jack has landed on the shores of East Lake Okoboji looking for treasure when Blackbeard and his Rapscallions have been spotted ready to run amuck among us landlubbers. Help us find the treasure and keep Blackbeard from taking over.   **Kansas City bus available this session**


Boots & Saddles | Session 1-8 $675 Ages 8-16
For campers who love horses and really want to learn more about Western style riding techniques, and care of horses. Each camper will have their own horses assigned throughout the week. Some exposure to English Riding will be included in the week.
Water Sports Lesson Package | Sessions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8 not offered session 3 & 7 $675 Ages 7-16
This lesson package is for those who wish to waterski, wakeboard, or kneeboard. Lessons are provided for beginners through advanced levels. Equipment is provided. Must pass a swim test. Spend either an hour each morning or an hour each afternoon on a ski boat. Regular programming happens when they are not on a boat.
TEAM Leadership Camp | Session 3, 4, 5, 6 $600 Age 17
Designed for our 17 year old campers, our TEAM Leaders (TL) camp allows you to experience leadership opportunities while still being a camper.  TL’s will be guided through a week of leadership development, shadow day and resident camp counselors, design an evening program, and do a community service projects. For the 2021 summer we will also infuse some of the moments you would have had as a graduating camper for the ultimate capstone program at Foster.  *Limit of 1 session.