Camp Kooch-i-ching | Summer Programs

Camp Kooch-i-ching


Kooch-i-ching features canoeing, backpacking and climbing trips. A base camp program offers many sports, including swimming, sailing and riflery, plus activities unique to the Northwoods, such as Native American dancing and ecology. A three-week program enrolls boys ages 8-10, while four- and eight-week sessions serve those ages 8-18.

General Info

Name Camp Kooch-i-ching
Location International Falls, MN
Summer Phone 218-286-3141
Off-season Phone 513-772-7479
Program Focuses & Features Archery, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Crafts, Dance, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Media, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Rappelling, Riflery, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Swimming, Tennis, Water-skiing, Weight Training, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Woodcraft
Grade Range (rising grades) 3-12
Age Range Residential — Boys Ages 8-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director J.R. Verkamp, Director
Residential Fee $3450-7775 (+$500), 3-8 weeks.
Year Established 1924
Sponsor Camping and Education Foundation
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 3-8 weeks long


J.R. Verkamp, Director