Become A Camper

Camper applications will be available to the public on January 1st!

If you are a returning camper, please be aware the application is slightly different from previous years. If you have any questions regarding the application please send them to minnesota.outreach@campkesem.org

Basic Information:

  • Spaces are available first come, first serve!
  • Camp is FREE for campers & their families!
  • Campers must be between the ages of 6-16 by the time camp starts
  • Camp will be located at Camp Heartland in Willow River, MN
  • Camp dates: August 10-15 and August 17-22

You can access the camper applications here:

Camper Application

We are also offering a CIT program this year for previous campers who are now 17 years old and are interested in continuing with Camp Kesem as a future counselor! The CIT program will take place during the second week of camp: August 17-22.

You can access CIT applications here:

CIT Application

For more information, please contact us at minnesota@campkesem.org

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