Camp Fire He​art of Iowa

Outrageous Overnight

(Grades 5-9)

Inviting all 5th-9th grade boys and girls! Leave your parents at home and join us for a night of extreme fun! Get your thinking caps on when we head to the Escape Chambers for an awesome adventure! We will end the night with an overnight at Camp Hantesa! Price includes meals and recreational fees. Dinner, breakfast, and transportation included.


Cost: $65/person

Drop Off: November 3rd, 5:30pm

Pick up: November 4th, 11:00am

Drop Site: Camp Fire Service Center (Des Moines)

During the school year, Camp fire offers a variety of exciting Camp Fire Events for youth in grades K-12. Please browse our options below.

Haunted Hantesa

October 27 & 28

Ages: Grades K and above

the evening is sure to thrill the whole family. Start your visit with the haunted trail with age appropriate scariness. afterwards, head to the bonfire for s'mores, apples cider, and campfire stories. Make sure to wear your costume!


Cost: Free Will Donation

Location: Camp Hantesa - 1450 Oriole Rd, Boone, Iowa 50036

Times: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Special School Year Events

Teen Camping Trip

September 29th - October 1st

Ages: 12+

Teens join us for an off-site trip to one of Iowa's beautiful state parks! We will enjoy a weekend of hiking, camping, and cooking over a fire during the day and S'mores, campfire stories, and stargazing at night! Don't miss out - sign up for our fall expedition today! Meals included.


Cost: $85.00

Check-in: 6pm at Camp Hantesa

Check Out: 11am at Camp Hantesa

Teen Fall Retreat at Camp Hantesa

October 27th - October 29th

Ages: 12+

Teens join us at Camp Hantesa for a weekend of service, fun, and catching up with camp friends! Enjoy the beautiful fall colors at Hantesa while we hike, climb at the high ropes course, stargaze, and scare visitors on the Haunted Hantesa trail! Make sure to pack a costume - it's sure to be a spooktacular weekend! Meals included.


Cost: $65.00

Check-in: 6pm at Camp Hantesa

Check Out: 11am at Camp Hantesa

2017 Camp Fire Special School Year Events