2017 KIDS ACROSS AMERICA FAST FACTS 


  • KAA got its humble beginning in 1978 and officially opened “Kamp” gates at the present location in 1991.  KAA 1, 3 and Higher Ground Kamps were added in the years following. 
  • For the summer of 2017  5,605 Kampers and 852 Kaleos (youth leaders) attended 
  • 327 groups from 24 states and 173 cities attended KAA this year 
  • We employed 450 summer staff, 39 full-time staff this summer and  
  • 100 Volunteer Health Center Staff 
  • Kampers /Kaleos may attend a 7 day session for $160 each (Actual Cost: $630)  
  • We have 3 Sports Kamps: KAA 1 (ages 9-11), KAA 2 (ages12-14), KAA 3 (15-18) 
  • We have one Leadership Kamp – Higher Ground (ages 14-19) 
  • Since 1991 we have served 135,676 Kampers and 18,542 Kaleos 
  • Kids Across America sits on 240 acres on Table Rock Lake in Golden, MO  
  • The KAA experience provides healthy outdoor activities, such as zipline, water sports, athletics, great food and camp fires. While utilizing an exemplary staff of collegiate counselors, Biblical values and leadership/character development skill woven into each activity.   

2018 KAA Summer Dates (always begins on Sunday) 

Session 1: June 3 – June 9

Session 2: June 10 – June 16

Session 3: June 17 – June 23

Session 4: June 24June 30 

Session 5: July 1 – July 7

Session 6: July 8July 14  

Session 7: July 15 – July 21 

Session 8: July 22 – July 28 

Session 9: July 29 – Aug 4 


Higher Ground - First Year

Session 1: June 3 – June 9

Session 2: June 10 – June 16

Session 3: June 17 – June 23

Session 4: June 24June 30 

Session 5: July 1 – July 7

Session 6: July 8July 14  

Session 7: July 15 – July 21 

Session 8: July 22 – July 28 

Session 9: July 29 – Aug 4

Higher Ground - Second Year 

Session 2/3 June 10 – June 23

Session 5/6 July 1 – July 14

Session 8/9 July 22 – Aug 4 

 Higher Ground Third Year 

Session 4: June 24June 30

Session 7: July 15 – July 21


 

For more information or to request a promotional packet contact:   417-266-4000 

Marlene Nash at mrnash@kaakamps.org or Debi Hughes dhughes@kaakamps.org