Camp Jump Start



This weight-loss camp emphasizes self-discipline and the development of an improved self-image as part of the camper's lifestyle adjustment. Boys and girls participate in fitness activities, behavior modification and nutrition education while eating balanced, portion-controlled meals. A self-defense program seeks to increase campers' confidence and self-esteem. Other activities include caving, rock climbing, mountain biking and talent shows.

General Info

Name Camp Jump Start
Location Imperial, MO
Year-round Contacts 636-287-5004
Program Focuses & Features Aerobics, Aquatics, Baseball, Basketball, Bicycle Tours, Canoeing, Caving, Conservation, Crafts, Dance, Drama, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Fishing, Football, Health/Weight Reduction, Hiking, Martial Arts, Mountain Biking, Rappelling, Riding, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball, Watersports
Grade Range (rising grades) 6-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 9-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jean Huelsing, Director
Residential Fee $3995-7295, 4-8 weeks.
Year Established 2003
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 4-8 weeks long


Jean Huelsing, Director