Will we have free time?
Yes, there are scheduled periods of free time throughout the day, usually before and after meals.
What type of food will we eat?
There's a wide range of food served to suit everyone's taste.
What should I bring?
See our Camp Hope packing list (PDF).
What activities are at camp?
Activities include Swimming, Crafts, Nature Hikes, Games, Team Building Exercises and Burn/Fire Education.
Will I be the only new camper?
We always have a group of new campers each summer, so please don't worry about being the only new camper.
What does Camp Hope look like?
Camp Hope is at the William P. Ridley 4-H Center in Columbia, Tenn. Check out pictures at www.utextension.utk.edu/ridley4hcenter
How many kids and counselors are in each cabin?
We have 6 to 8 campers in each room, which are divided by age groups. There is 1 counselor for every 2 campers. Counselors stay in the same cabin as the campers.
What are the cabins like?
Campers stay in modern, air-conditioned cabins.