Welcome to K-1!

Get ready for an action-packed 2 or 4-Week term full of laughter, adventure, sports, and friendships!

K-1 Directors & Contact

Shay Robbins

K-1 Director

Matt Houston

Executive Director of Kamp Operations, K-1 Director

Melissa Houston

K-1 Women's Director

Beth Ann Lampley

K-1 Assistant Women's Director

Luke Crenshaw

K-1 Assistant Director

Contact

417-266-3510

Saturday - Friday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Overview

Every minute at K-1 is intentionally used to grow Kampers in their faith, confidence, and character. Kampers return home with a biblical foundation, fun memories, and lifelong friendships.

Activities

With over 70 sports and activities to choose from, K-1 Kampers have the time of their life while growing in confidence and character.

Activities
  • Football
  • Ziplines
  • Party Barn
  • Tarzan Land
  • Basketball
  • Water Slides
  • Wiffleball

Faith

We are a discipleship Kamp! Everything we do at Kanakuk is designed to build strong disciples who will impact their world for Christ. This devotion is integrated into each day, equipping Kampers of all ages to represent Christ in all they do.

Favorite K-1 Faith Activities
  • Daily Cabin Devos
  • Cross Talk
  • I'm Third Groups
  • Year-Long Age Specific Devotional

Premium Facilities

Built on the grounds of the original Kanakuk Kamp started in 1926, the 42 acres of K-1 now facilitates the tradition and legacy of the original Kamp with state-of-the-art facilities.

New Facilities
  • Lodges
  • Pool
  • Water Slides
  • Dining Hall
  • Indoor Church
  • Indoor Gymnasium

Register for your Kamper's term from the options below

  • Term Length Date Year Location Price Status
    2 Weeks May 29 - June 11 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Open Male Register
    2 Weeks May 29 - June 11 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Open Female Register
    4 Weeks June 12 - July 9 2021 Branson, MO

    $4700

    Open Male Register
    4 Weeks June 12 - July 9 2021 Branson, MO

    $4700

    Open Female Register
    2 Weeks June 12 - June 25 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Waiting List Male Register
    2 Weeks June 12 - June 25 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Waiting List Female Register
    2 Weeks June 26 - July 9 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Open Male Register
    2 Weeks June 26 - July 9 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Open Female Register
    4 Weeks July 10 - August 6 2021 Branson, MO

    $4700

    Open Male Register
    4 Weeks July 10 - August 6 2021 Branson, MO

    $4700

    Open Female Register
    2 Weeks July 10 - July 23 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Filling Fast Male Register
    2 Weeks July 10 - July 23 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Filling Fast Female Register
    2 Weeks July 24 - August 6 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Open Male Register
    2 Weeks July 24 - August 6 2021 Branson, MO

    $2500

    Open Female Register

#iLikeKanakuk


  • K-1 was awesome! There was more to do than I could ever imagine. And my counselors were awesome too! I can't wait to come back next summer!

    — Ralph • Kamper




  • K-1 has helped me grow closer to Christ in an amazing and fun environment!

    — Amy • Kamper




  • I love K-1 because the spiritual direction they provide my children is everlasting. The staff's commitment to adolescents and their families and dedication to God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit are extremely refreshing!

    — Robyn • Parent