STARTING CAMP OFF RIGHT!

WE ARE COUNTING DOWN TO THE START OF YOUR SESSION! PLEASE LOOK OVER THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO HELP GUIDE YOU ON OPENING DAY.

HELPFUL HINTS

CHARTER BUS

BUS DEPARTURE LOCATION

Please follow the direction of Camp Ozark Staff. Bus locations will be marked with Ozark tents and signs. Parents are responsible for the supervision of their children until the campers have been fully checked in and loaded the bus.

BUS DEPARTURE

Check your dashboard for specific details on your bus location and departure time. Please follow the process outlined below upon arrival at your bus departure location. For an overview of the check-in process, please click here. Bus arrival drop-off windows and bus assignments are not correlated to camper cabin assignments.

LUGGAGE DROP

Camp Ozark staff will direct you to luggage unloading areas. Campers and parents/guardians should remain in the car for luggage unloading by the Camp Ozark staff. Please be sure your luggage is organized in the back of your vehicle in manner that allows for efficient unloading and promotes continuous traffic flow. The camper should keep any items they would like to access in the bus with them. Be sure that ALL items going to camp are labeled with the camper’s first and last name.

PARK YOUR VEHICLE

After your luggage is unloaded, park your vehicle in the designated parking areas. Please be sure your camper comes to check-in with everything they plan to take on the bus with them.

CHECK-IN

Camp Ozark Staff Members will conduct the check-in process and arrival screening. Campers will then receive their bus assignment. At this time, you should turn in EpiPens, inhalers, and medicine prescribed within the last 7 days. Over the counter medications must be sent to camp by May 1st. For Summer 2022, no over the counter medications, vitamins, or supplements will be accepted on Opening Day of camp.

BUS BOARDING

No adults will be allowed in the bus boarding area. Campers will load the bus immediately after check-in. Please be sure your camper comes to check-in with everything they plan to take on the bus with them.

DEPART FOR CAMP OZARK

Check the Ozark Go app for travel updates. The race is on!

UPON ARRIVAL AT CAMP OZARK

Your camper will be greeted by their counselor. Luggage will be sorted and delivered to their cabin. Counselors will help campers get settled into their cabin and accompany them to the swim test, make any morning activity schedule changes, and pick up any pre-orders from the Camp Ozark store.

BUS MAPS

Check your Travel Itinerary on the My Ozark dashboard or Camp Ozark Go app to view a map and details of your bus departure location.

ARKANSAS

TEXAS

LOUISIANA

MOUNT IDA AND HOT SPRINGS LODGING

Camp Ozark is located in a very scenic region of Arkansas, an area considered by many as a vacation destination. As such, there are plenty of lodging options in the surrounding area. Options range from very basic fishing cabins, to standard hotel rooms, to luxurious Bed and Breakfasts and Condos. The listings below are but a sample of the options available. Consult the Mt. Ida and Hot Springs websites for a complete listing of lodging options.

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