Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Kamper Drop-Off

Opening Day

Get ready for a streamlined Opening Day experience! Sit back, relax, and join in the fun while our friendly, professional staff takes care of all the hard work for you!

Streamlined Drop-Off Process

Our friendly and professional staff will welcome you and be ready to answer any questions you have when you arrive.

Cheers and Smiles!

Sit back and relax as our staff take care of unloading and labeling your Kamper's luggage to ensure it arrives safely at their cabin.

Luggage Drop-Off

Get your cameras ready as you meet a counselor at your vehicle and say one last goodbye to your Kamper.

Say Hello!

Your Kamper's summer adventure begins as they're introduced to their cabin! Click the link below to browse our Knowledge Base and ensure you’re ready to view photos and send one-way Bunk Notes.

The Summer Begins!

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Kamper Drop-Off Schedule 2023

Staggered Opening Day Drop-Off Times
2pm-3pm: Last Name A-M
3pm-4pm: Last Name N-Z


To help us provide the best opening day drop-off experience possible, please arrive to Kamper drop-off during the appropriate time frame above, based on the first letter of your last name. We understand that families with Kampers at different Kamps may not be able to arrive during the scheduled times. Be assured that we will accommodate late arrivals from all families when necessary.

Kamper Pick-Up

Closing Day

Reunite with your Kamper, hear all about their term, and celebrate their Cabin Awards during this streamlined closing ceremony experience.

Streamlined Kamper Pick-Up

As you arrive, our friendly staff will be available to answer any questions and direct you to exactly the right place.


Sit back and relax while we load all your Kamper's luggage into your vehicle for the drive home.

Luggage Pick-Up

Closing Ceremonies are an exciting time at Kanakuk! Reunite with your Kamper, celebrate them during Cabin Awards, and visit the Kanakuk Store for those last-minute take-home souvenirs.


Before you leave, secure your spot for 2024—waitlists are forming faster than ever! Starting June 1st, you can even do it right in The Kanakuk App.


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Closing Day Schedules 2023

We’re excited to welcome you into Kamp for a streamlined Closing Ceremonies Experience!


K-Seven: 8:00am (Streamlined, In-Kamp Experience)
K-1: 8:00am (Streamlined, In-Kamp Experience)
K-2: 9:30am (Streamlined, In-Kamp Experience)
K-Kountry: 10:00am (Streamlined, In-Kamp Experience)
K-West: 11:00am (Streamlined, In-Kamp Experience)


Please note: All Kampers must fly home on Friday. Any flight departing at 9AM or after is acceptable.


If you have Kampers at both Branson and Lampe Kamps, we ask that you start with the earlier pick-up time first. We’ll make sure your Kamper is ready for you upon your arrival.