Camp Fire He​art of Iowa

2017 Canwita Outrageous Day Camp Schedule

Program Date                                                   Program Description                                                         Field Trip

June 5-9

Ready, Set, AIM! - Let’s see who is the best shot this week as we practice our aim with archery, riflery, paintball and more! (Optional $30 Paintball Fee)

ICU Paintball (DSM)
Hantesa Target Sports

June 12-16

Survivor: Outrageous - Get ready to Outwit, Outplay, & Outlast your fellow Outrageous Campers this week! We’ll compete against DSM Outrageous in various events to see who can take the Survivor Outrageous Crown!

Ledges State Park

June 19-23

Sports of All Sorts - Get your game face on! This week we explore any and all sports; filled with extreme obstacle courses, ice blocking, frisbee golf, and a trip to an Iowa Cubs game!

Iowa Cubs Game

June 26-30

Pay It Forward - Let’s give back as we have a week full of service opportunities. Campers will participate in a variety of goodwill projects, all while finishing the week off on a high note with a trip to an Aquatic Center!

Aquatic Center

Service Project

July 3-7

Climb On - Let the rock climber in you emerge this week as we learn our climbing commands, how to boulder, and visit Iowa’s largest indoor climbing facility; Climb Iowa!

Climb Iowa

July 10-14

Dystopia - The year is 2050 and we are in a brand new world. Join us for a week of survival training, as we learn to the necessary skills to survive this alternate universe. (Optional $30 Paintball Fee)

ICU Paintball (DSM)
Hantesa Target Sports
July 17-21

Water Riders & Waterslides - This week will be full of water, water and more water. We’ll experience the very best that Lost Island Waterpark has to offer when we head there for an all-day field trip! (Additional $20 Fee)

Lost Island Waterpark

July 24-28

Extreme Teen Challenge - Time to get extreme with Outrageous! This week will be all about awesome, fun challenges that will get you pumped & help you discover some new skills that you didn’t know you had!

Hantesa Orienteering
July 31-Aug 4

Mischief Managed - Calling all muggles! Channel your inner wizard as we enjoy a week full of spells, Quidditch, and plenty of surprises! We’ll try not to get into any “mischief” when we head to Adventureland, our biggest field trip of the summer! (Additional $20 fee)


Aug 7-11

Sky High - It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a…camper? This week fly sky high with us at Skyzone. This week will be sure to knock your socks off!

Sky Zone

Hantesa High Ropes

Aug 14-18

Peace Out - This week is all about the best of the best. We’ll bring back all our favorite activities from summer for one Outrageous week, including one final epic paintball battle! (Optional $30 Paintball fee)

ICU Paintball (DSM)

Hantesa Target Sports

Financial assistance is available for those families who qualify.  An application can be found under the forms/resources tab.

This form must be submitted to the Camp Fire office with the necessary documentation (found on the application) along with the program registration. Campership assistance is provided on a limited first come, first served basis and is not guaranteed.


Grades: 6-10
Drop Off/Pick Up Sites and Times:
Camp Canwita (Ames)​         Drop Off: 7:00-8:30AM    Pick Up: 4:00-5:30PM
Camp Outrageous offers new experiences and challenges for older campers by making the most of their summer with exciting activities and action packed days. Campers spend time with experienced staff members swimming, climbing, hiking, and completing ropes courses and team building activities. They also get the opportunity to encounter things such as paintballing, orienteering, archery, canoeing, and so much more.  Get "outrageous" with us, and make it a summer to remember!

Canwita Outrageous Day Camp (Ames)