Bearskin Meadow Camp



Bearskin Meadow enables young children, adolescents and families affected by diabetes to develop self-reliance and partake of camping experiences, while also receiving support and learning to better manage the disease. Activities include traditional recreational pursuits, backpacking, campfires and dances. Family camps enable a child with diabetes to attend with one or both parents.

General Info

Name Bearskin Meadow Camp
Location Kings Canyon National Park, CA
Year-round Contacts 925-680-4994
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Conservation, Crafts, Dance, Diabetes, Fine Arts, Fishing, Football, Hiking, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Music, Photography, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Theater, Wilderness Camping
Age Range Residential and Day — Coed Ages 7-13
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jennifer Goerzen, Director
Residential Fee $1843, 1-1½ weeks.
Year Established 1938
Sponsor Diabetic Youth Foundation
Dates & Sessions June-July; 3 sessions, 1-1½ weeks long


Jennifer Goerzen, Director