Mailing Address: (map)
PO Box 418
Monticello IA 52310
Ph. 319-465-5916
Pancake Breakfast
& Open House

Enjoy a great breakfast and tour the camp facilities during this annual open house on Sunday, September 28th, 7 AM to 1 PM. Held on the last Sunday of every September.
Virtual Camp Tour
Take a look around the camp and inside the camp buildings with this 360-degree Virtual Tour.
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Camp ebay auctions

View ebay Giving Works auctions that donate 10 to 100% of the sale to the camp by other sellers. Shop and benefit the camp!

Notre Dame Youth Group from Cresco volunteers at Camp Courageous

Thank you to the hard working youth from Notre Dame Parish in Cresco, Iowa and their adult leaders Melanie Krivachek and Josh Stika. This group really worked hard and were willing to do anything we asked of them. 

Jamie Carpenter volunteers at Camp Courageous

Big thanks to Jaimie Carpenter for volunteering as a counselor for three weeks this summer. Jaimie is from nearby Olin, IA and has wanted to volunteer at camp for a few years now. We are certainly glad it worked out for her to come help out this summer. Thanks again, Jaimie!


Volunteers from Cottage Grove, MN help at Camp Courageous

This wonderful group made the trek here all the way from Cottage Grove,MN (Twin Cities). Pictured are (L-R) Ken Huber, Jan Huber, Tracy Larsen, Pastor Bryan Olsen, Kristina Prinbnow and Josh Pedersen. They are from the UCC church and located Camp Courageous through a volunteer website to help non-profits. What a great bunch!  Thank you Cottage [...]

Bixler volunteers at Camp Courageous during Visual Impairment Week

Jim Bixler is the Trustee for the District 9EC of Muscatine Lion’s group. He wanted to see and experience first hand what the Lion’s VI week is like at Camp Courageous and enjoy it with the many campers that benefit from this special week.

Jim is doing a fantastic job at camp as a volunteer counselor and [...]

Camp saddened by loss of Lone Tree’s Mrs. P.

Grynneth Parizek, 86 (front and center)…best known as “Mrs. P from Lone Tree” has passed away…surrounded by her family…just as in this picture from a few years ago, as we celebrated her birthday. Mrs. P. touched the lives of thousands…from being a cook and crossing guard at the Lone Tree School for 27-years…to taking [...]