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Camp Ada

No one can resist beautiful Camp Ada.  Set in east central Indiana the scenery is only topped by the fun we have! Troops love spending time at Camp Ada; it's the perfect place for young troops to learn the ropes of camping in a group setting. Outdoor cooking, crafts and more are waiting for you.


Badge Days at Camp Ada

July 8 - Outdoor Theme (registration link coming soon)

Join us for badge workshops at Camp Ada, where you can earn 2 badges a day with us! We will kick off the weekend with an outdoors themed focus on July 8. We will get to explore the outdoors by planning an adventure on a hiking trail, and then setting out! We will also be learning how to repurpose the nature around us into artwork, music, and how to be respectful of nature while we explore it.

You will have the option to stay overnight at Camp for a small additional fee, if you would like to camp overnight and attend both days!

  • Daisies will earn their Trail Adventure & Outdoor Art maker Badges
  • Brownies will earn their Bugs and Outdoor Art Creator Badges
  • Juniors will earn their Animal Habitats & Junior Trail Adventure Badges
  • Cadettes will earn their Eco Trekker & Archery Badges
  • Seniors will earn their Sky & Eco Explorer Badges
  • Ambassadors will earn their Eco Advocate & Outdoor Art Master Badges

 

July 9 - Self Care Theme (registration link coming soon)

We will be focusing on Self Care Badges on July 9! Our focus will be around how we can push ourselves to always take on new challenges, while also knowing how to take care of yourself in multiple different ways. Self-care can involve resting when you're tired, pushing yourself to experience new things, & even planning for your future at every stage in your life. Join us on July 9 while we cover self-care in the summer sun!

  • Daisies will earn their Respect Myself and Others & Considerate and Caring Petals
  • Brownies will earn their Senses & My Best Self Badges
  • Juniors will earn their Practice with Purpose & Drawing Badges
  • Cadettes will earn their Special Agent & Good Sportsmanship Badges
  • Seniors will earn Women's Health & Room Makeover Badges
  • Ambassadors will earn My Financial Independence & Digital Leadership
Me and My Gal Weekend

June 23-25: Register here

Bring your favorite gal along for a weekend of fun at Camp Ada! This experience will give Girl Scouts and their favorite gal a weekend to bond, learn new skills, and create a lifetime of memories!

  • Daisy’s will earn a fun patch on Cooking and Outdoor Art Maker
  • Brownies will earn Snacks and Outdoor Art Creator
  • Juniors will earn Simple Meals and Outdoor Art Explorer
  • Cadette’s will earn New Cuisines and Outdoor Apprentice
  • Senior’s will earn Locavore and Outdoor Art Expert
  • Ambassador’s will earn Dinner Party and Outdoor Art Master

 

Important Note: You are responsible for meeting safety activity checkpoints for your troops or your individual registered Girl Scouts. You will be responsible for your own food as well, but you will have access to a stove, oven, refrigerator, and running water.

 

July 14-16: Register here

Bring your favorite gal along for a weekend of fun at Camp Ada! This experience will give Girl Scouts and their favorite gal a weekend to bond, learn new skills, and create a lifetime of memories!

  • Daisy’s will earn a fun patch on Cooking and Outdoor Art Maker
  • Brownies will earn Snacks and Outdoor Art Creator
  • Juniors will earn Simple Meals and Outdoor Art Explorer
  • Cadette’s will earn New Cuisines and Outdoor Apprentice
  • Senior’s will earn Locavore and Outdoor Art Expert
  • Ambassador’s will earn Dinner Party and Outdoor Art Master

 

Important Note: You are responsible for meeting safety activity checkpoints for your troops or your individual registered Girl Scouts. You will be responsible for your own food as well, but you will have access to a stove, oven, refrigerator, and running water.

 

Troops Love Camping

June 16-18: Register here

Join us for a weekend at Camp Ada! This weekend will be full of skill building for troops. From outdoor cooking to fire building and more, this weekend will help troops work together to be prepared to take their own troop camping adventure in the future.

  • Daisy’s will earn Buddy Camper and Eco Learner
  • Brownies will earn Cabin Camper and Eco Friend
  • Junior’s will earn Camper and Eco Camper
  • Cadette’s will earn Primitive Camper and Eco Trekker
  • Seniors will earn Adventure Camper and Eco Explorer
  • Ambassador’s will earn Survival Camper and Eco Advocate
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If you are interested in being on staff, applications are now being accepted. Apply here! 

Looking to reserve this camp for your next troop or service unit campout? Visit our Camp Facility Reservation page to get all the scoop!