2023 Summer Camp
Let the Adventure Begin!
Oklahoma Awesome Adventures is preparing for the 2023 Jr. Elephant Ambassador Camp! This one-of-a-kind experience includes a one week overnight camp (5 days / 4 nights) located in Hugo, OK, close to Hugo Lake and right next door to the Endangered Ark Foundation, one of the nation's largest private elephant facilities in the United States.
Participants will have a unique opportunity to learn about one of the world’s most endangered species – the Asian Elephant – up close and in person. In addition to earning their Junior Elephant Ambassador Certification, Campers will also be provided with valuable lessons and enriching activities that will focus on Team Building, Leadership, Recreation Fun!
Camp Objectives & Activities
Education - Learn all about Asian Elephants and how you can help them to have a brighter future.
Conservation - Become an elephant ambassador! Learn about preservation efforts and how to safeguard the future of these magnificent animals.
Team Building - Learn how to be a part of a team and the importance of working together to make a bigger impact.
Leadership - Leadership starts with you! Develop your social, ethical, emotional, and physical skills in a hands-on group setting.
2023 Camp Sessions
Session 1 (June 11th - June 15th) Girls Level 1 (Ages 9-12)
Session 2 (June 18th - June 22nd) Boys Level 1 (Ages 9-12)
Session 3 (June 25th - June 29th) Girls Level 1 (Ages 9-12)
Session 4 (July 9th - July 13th) Girls Level 2 (Ages 12-14)
Session 5 (July 16th - July 20th) Boys Level 2 (Ages 12-14)
Session 6 (July 23rd - July 27th) Girls Level 2 (Ages 12-14)
Camp Sessions - At A Glance
Jr Elephant Ambassador (Level 1) Ages 9-12
Perfect for kids and tween animal lovers, early scientists, and youth who love the outdoors and recreation fun.
Focus on foundations for building future ambassadors for the endangered Asian elephant
Introduction to the fundamentals of elephant husbandry
Teaching awareness of elephant behavior and care
Teaching fundamentals of Conservation and Education of the endangered Asian elephant
Fostering leadership and independence through elephant presentations
Encouraging further growth through team building
Outdoor recreation and interactive team games
Jr Elephant Ambassador (Level 2) Ages 12-14
Perfect for teens and tweens interested in careers with wildlife and animals, recreational/outdoor enrichment, or avid animal lovers/outdoorsman, and returning campers.
Focus on strengthening knowledge for animal lovers and ambassadors
Focus on Leadership in Conservation of Endangered Species
Hands on daily elephant maintenance and care with experienced staff
Fostering appreciation for community outreach
Strengthening team unity and partnership skills
Interactive recreational fun and team building activities
Building foundations and experience for future careers and resumes
To register your camper for this awesome summer experience use the book now buttons next to the camp session of your choice and complete the signup process online.
When registering online, the full session pricing must be paid, although a non-refundable deposit of $200 can be made by contacting us at (580) 743-5849 (the remainder of the balance will be due 45 days prior to the start of your campers session, and payments can be made at anytime on an outstanding balance). If a camp registration is cancelled within 45 days of camp all payments are fully refundable minus $200! All payments made after the 45 day window are non-refundable and can only be exchanged for an alternate camp session or turned into a contribution to the Endangered Ark Foundation.
Awesome Adventures is an adventure camp in Hugo, OK offering a variety of unique activities, including summer camps, elephant expeditions, cabin and facility rentals, and more!
Registration is now open for the 2021 Summer Camp coming this June and July. Reserve your camper's spot today!
Now offering cabins with a unique twist: breakfast with the elephants! Leave the world behind and get back to nature.
Enjoy a full day up of close and personal experience with the amazing elephants of the Endangered Ark Foundation!
Special Events & Venue Rentals
Our facilities are now available for special or private events, including company retreats, parties, weddings, baby showers, parties and more!