Outdoor Skills
Discover Nature Youth Camp
Registration is not required.


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Prairie Hollow Lake, James A. Reed MWA
12405 SE Ranson Road
Lees Summit, MO 64082
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MDC is accepting applications for a free, one-day Discover Nature Youth Camp on Saturday, June 20 in Lee’s Summit at the James A. Reed Memorial Wildlife Area from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. This camp is aimed at teaching youth ages 11 to 15 how to explore Missouri’s diverse outdoors using skills such as fishing, firearms safety, shooting, and water safety. Space is limited to the first 16 girls and 16 boys that submit completed and signed applications. Participants accepted to attend must complete the first portion of MDC’s hunter education class online and submit results to MDC prior to the camp. The final portion of hunter education will be completed during camp. The deadline to apply is May 1. To request an application or for more information, contact Conservation Agent Brian Bartlett at 816- 835-6087, brian.bartlett@mdc.mo.gov or call the Kansas City Regional Office at 816-622-0900. Applications may be picked up at MDC public offices in the Kansas City area. Geanna C Gettys


Prairie Hollow Lake is located 2 miles south on Ranson Road past the entrance to James A. Reed MWA/KC Regional Office. Drive past the Greenwood Cemetery and enter at the first yellow gate.