4-H Camp Shankitunk, Delaware County

NYS 4-H Forestry Weekend


4-H Forestry Weekend

  • Friday, May 3, 2019, 12:00 AM - Sunday, May 5@ 12:00 AM

NYS 4-H Forestry Weekend is May 3 to 5.  Join youth from across the state for a weekend of forestry activities, games, and competitions at 4-H Camp Shankitunk in Delaware County. This three-day event is for youth ages 10 and up (and staff and volunteers) interested in learning more about forests, and to select the NYS team that will go to the 2019 National 4-H Forestry Invitational (Must be 14 to 19-years old for the national event). 

Forestry weekend activities include: 

  • Tree identification
  • Tree measurements
  • Compass usage
  • Map reading
  • Insects and diseases
  • Geocaching
  • Nature games
  • Night hikes, and more!  

Cost is $43 per participants which includes: food, materials, and cabin lodging (a $95 value). S

Space is limited so register today. 

Contact your county's 4-H office for registration paperwork. 


$43 per participant


Camp Shankitunk
34570 State Highway 10
Hamden , New York 13782

Last updated April 2, 2019