2016 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 2016 6,140 Kampers and 906 Kaleos (youth leaders) attended 
  • 372 groups from 27 states and 178 cities attended KAA this year 
  • We employed 500 summer staff , 43 full-time staff this summer and  
  • 100 Volunteer Health Center Staff 
  • Kampers /Kaleos may attend a 7 day session for $165 each  
  • 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 15-18) 
  • Since 1991 we have served 130,481 Kampers and 17,731 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.   

2017 KAA Summer Dates (always begins on Sunday) 

Session 1: June 4 – June

Session 2: June 11 – June 17

Session 3: June 18 – June

Session 4: June 25July 1 

Session 5: July 2 – July 8

Session 6: July 9July 15  

Session 7: July 16 – July 22 

Session 8: July 23 – July 29 

Session 9: July 30 – Aug 5 

Higher Ground - First & Second Year

Session 1June 4 – June 10Session 2/3 June 11 – June 24 

Session 6July 9July 15Session 4/5June 25 – July 8 

Session 9July 30Aug 5 

 Higher Ground Third Year 

Session 7/8 July 17July 28 

 

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