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One Big Family


Get to know the people that make Camp La Junta feel like family!

Meet the Staff

So Much To Do


CLJ has carefully curated activities to provide new and memorable experiences and compliment the spirit of our philosophy.

Activity List

Hill Country Heaven


Beautiful facilities and inviting Guadalupe River make CLJ a boy’s “happiest place on Earth.”

Our Facilities

The Faces of Happiness


A glimpse into the the laughter, excitement, friendships and memories that last a lifetime.

Action Gallery

Never A Dull Moment


Each camper has a unique schedule to focus on his own personal interests.

Daily Schedule

A Higher Purpose


A nurturing environment that encourages personal growth in each camper by providing an excellent program facilitated by fun, energetic staff.

Our Mission

Spanning Generations


The CLJ Experience is a time tested, successful formula which blends years of old fashioned activities with the most current fun and games – modern facilities with a rustic atmosphere.

Camp History

Over 90 years of Tradition


Our program focuses on the individual camper and allows fun, growth and new adventures.

Camp Traditions

Camp Testimonials


Hear what other happy families have to say about their experience. At La Junta, your son is our number one priority.



Choose Your Adventure

Young Boys Learning Foundational Lessons

A program centered around support and individual success instead of social pressure and athletic competition.

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Wranglers (Grades 1-3)


Wranglers are our youngest campers (grade 1st-3rd), and we feel they require special attention and extra TLC.  To this end, we ...

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Cowboys (Grades 4-5)


Our middle aged-group are called Cowboys (4th-5th graders).  By their Cowboy summers, the boys become a bit more competitive and ...

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Tophands (Grades 6-7)


Tophands (grades 6-7) are our oldest regular campers. The Tophand years are important and exciting ones, as they move into a new ...

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Advanced Campers (Grade 8)


When boys finish the eighth grade, their needs and interests change. At La Junta, we address this maturity with our Advanced ...

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Counselor in Training


The Counselor in Training summer is a special program designed to be a transition from camper to counselor. CIT's participate in ...

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