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.

2015 Outrageous Day Camp Schedule

Program Date                                                       Program Description                                                Field Trip

June 8-12

Take the Lead - Time to take charge and take the lead through this week as we

explore summer! Don't forget the cherry on top: Paintball! (Optional $30 paintball


ICU Paintball

Hantesa Target Sports

June 15-19

World of Water - Navigate all of your favorite water activities all in one week! Ice

blocking, swimming, water balloons, slip 'n slide, and a canoe trip!

Canoe Trip

June 22-26

Sports of All Sorts - Get your game face on; it's time for SPORTS! This week we

explore any and all sports, filled with extreme obstacle courses and mud sliding,

topped of with an Iowa Cubs Game!

Iowa Cubs Game
June 29-July 3

Myth Busters - Myths Busted! This week we take on myths! Discover the realities

aswe experiment and test some of today's great myths!

Ledges State Park
July 6-10

Take Aim - Spend your week practicing your aim with several awesome activities

including archery, riflery, and paintballing, just to name a few! (Optional $30

paintball fee)

ICU Paintball

Hantesa Target Sports

July 13-17

Reach for the Top - This week you can challenge yourself by reaching to the top

through high ropes, adventure, bouldering, rappelling, and a rock climbing trip to

Climb Iowa!

Climb Iowa

Hantesa Climb Tower

July 20-24

Water Slides and Thrill Rides - Experience a crazy week of wet and wild water

obstacles and challenges. This week we take an AMAZING trip to Lost Island

waterpark in Waterloo! (Additional $15 fee; pick up time at 6pm)

Lost Island Waterpark

(Additional $15 fee)

July 27-31

Mission Impossible - Explore what it takes to accomplish a mission! Your mission:

to save the world through your awesomeness. Did we mention we are going to Sky


Sky Zone

August 3-7

Thrills and Chills - Dips, dives and rolls! Experience the science of amusement

parksand explore all the AWESOME thrills that Adventureland has to offer!

(Additional $20Adventureland fee)


(Additional $20 fee)

August 10-14

Right on Target - Explore all the great things that made Camp Outrageous great!

End summer with a bang with lazer tag and paintball! (Optional $30 paintball fee)

ICU Paintball

Hantesa Target Sports

August 17-21

The Game Makers - Explore Panam and the tradition of the Hunger Games, as we

make our way from the Capital to Camp Hantesa! Learn wilderness survival,

shooting sports, and shelter building- just to name a few!


Fee: $180/week

Grades: 6-9 

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! 

Outrageous Day Camp

Drop Sites and Drop off Times:

Camp Fire Service Center (Des Moines):      ​Drop Off: 6:45-9:00AM            Pick Up: 4:00-6:00PM

TBA (Des Moines):                                            Drop Off: 7:00-8:30AM            Pick Up: 4:30-6:00PM

OLIH Catholic Church (Ankeny):                      Drop Off: 7:30-8:00AM            Pick Up: 5:00-5:30PM

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