UGA Extension Office

4-H Camps

Camping in DeKalb

Over 8,000 children ages 9 and up, accompanied by over 1,000 adult and teen leaders, travel annually to Georgia’s unique 4-H centers for a week of camp that will be remembered and cherished for years to come. Currently in 2023, camp offers adventure, friendship and fun. Summer camp seeks to develop the camper's head, heart ,hands and health to help youth become a better individual.  

Georgia’s 4-H centers: Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island, Fortson 4-H Center (Hampton, GA), Georgia 4-H at Camp Jekyll and Wahsega 4-H Center (Dahlonega, GA) are currently not available but look forward to 2023. Rock Eagle 4-H center opens their doors to campers looking for an exciting summer experience in this pandemic time. Enthusiastic and well-trained camp counselors, University of Georgia Extension employees, and certified volunteers work together to provide campers with a safe time and unforgettable memories to last a lifetime!

***Camp Registration for Summer 2023 is OPEN***

What are YOU doing this summer? From June 12th through 16th , let US keep the kids! Your children will enjoy a week at Cloverleaf Camp at Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island. How cool is that?! Enjoy some "me-time," "us-time," finish that long-overdue project...the possibilities are ENDLESS! 

Find out more information about Cloverleaf Camp


Registration for this camp is state-wide and spaces will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. After parents receive confirmation that their child has a space for camp, they will be required to pay the non-refundable deposit of $140 and complete required forms. Complete payment of $560 must be paid by May 29, 2023.

Students must currently be enrolled as a DeKalb County 4-H’er for the 2022-2023 school year BEFORE they register to attend camp.

No refunds will be made except in the case of illness with a doctor’s note or death in the family.