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Program Details


Activities Offered
  • Archery
  • Camp
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Kayaking
Building Access
  • Meets ADA standards

Participants Served
  • Age range of participants: 7 to 17

Membership Fees
  • Fee to participate in the Program : Non-Refundable Deposit: $50 Camp Fee: $350. Camp Fire USA Alaska Council provides limited support for children whose parents have financial difficulty paying the participant fees.

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: No


About Camp Kushtaka Alaska's diabetes camp is held at Camp Kushtaka (owned by Camp Fire USA, utilized by the ADA on a contractual basis) which is located on Snug Harbor Road in Cooper Landing. In addition to it's own lake, the camp offers sleeping cabins, a main lodge for meals, and restrooms with adjunct showers. A special medical cabin is equipped and staffed by the camp doctor and nurses, providing 24-hour supervision.

Activities include: Canoeing, kayaking, overnight hikes, archery, outdoor skills, music & drama, creative arts, and horseback riding.

The 2010 session of Camp Kushtaka can be found here: