Exploring the Waterways of McCormick County

McCormick and surrounding counties
Ages 9-13

Activities & Skills

4-H2O provides youth with hands-on activities that will teach them about the importance of protecting our water quality. Campers will have the opportunity to collect macro invertebrates in a stream, testing water quality from pontoon boats, fish, canoe, swim and much more. Camp activities include daily swimming, nature hike, kayaking, creek study, pontoon boat ride, macro invertebrate collection and study, water sampling and more


  • July 14-17
  • 9am-3pm each day
  • $40 for 4-H Members and $50 for non members
  • Camp will meet at Plum Branch Yacht Club
  • Space is limited to 15 campers
  • If your child has special needs, allergies, or other considerations please contact the 4-H agent BEFORE camp starts so we are aware and prepared

You should also know...

Lunch, Drinks, Snacks and Camp Supplies will be provided.

Campers must be dropped off and picked up on time each day. 

Campers also must have breakfast before they arrive.  We are busy and active and they will need energy for all day activities!

Please Bring...

  • sunscreen (campers are responsible for applying their own sunscreen)
  • swimsuit
  • towel
  • close toed shoes
  • play clothes that can get dirty
  • required medications
  • cell phone are not encouraged but must be off and stored away if brought
  • Campers may bring their own life jackets for pontoon & canoe activities
  • Suggested to bring bug spray

Please do NOT bring: 

  • Flip flops, especially on hiking and creek days!  (May change into them during swimming time)
  • Electronics
  • Cell phones
  • Jewelry, or
  • Toys

Other information:

This camp is always one of the first to fill up so sign up today if interested!

mccormick county 4h2o application Sign me up!

Download the 2014 Summer application >

Contact: Jaime Pohlman jaime@clemson.edu

9-13 y.o.
July 14-17
9am to 3pm
$40 for 4-H Members and $50 for non-4-H Members

2 girls looking into a fishing net: McCormick 4-H2O

camper holding a fishing pole with a fish: McCormick 4-H2O

boy on a boat with fishing supplies: McCormick 4-H2O

boys on a boat with fishing supplies: McCormick 4-H2O