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4-H Camp McCandless

Due to COVID 19, Camp McCandless has been canceled for the 2020 year.  Families who had registered and paid fees will receive a refund by the Camp Committee.

Dates for the 2121 camp will be posted in the fall 2020.


Camp McCandless

4-H Adult Volunteers

There are a variety of other camp adult volunteer positions that should support new Camp Directors.  These include:

Camp Adult Volunteer Coordinator

Camp Enrollment Coordinator

Camp supplies, inventory & purchasing

Marketing and fund raising (tee shirts)

Camp Treasurer

Club Liaison

Medical and Emergency Response Team

We welcome your volunteer participation and continued support of the Monterey County 4-H summer camp. Please share the Camp Director position widely in and outside of your 4-H club to help us find a suitable candidate(s). Please consider any of the other support positions listed above as well.    

check back here to submit an application to be considered as a 4-H camp volunteer.

For a better understanding of the importance of being a 4-H adult chaperone for an overnight event, please visit the  4-H State web page in regards to the vetting process.


Thank you for your interest!


Welcome Letter & Brochure

Camper Brochure - will return for Summer 2021

Our summer camp program has standards that are to be followed. Parents and interested adult volunteers are encouraged to be informed on how an engaging and safe 4-H summer camp is created. 


Contact the 4-H offices if you have ideas, questions or ways we can improve the 4-H camp experience.