Camp Fire Alaska | Light the Fire Within

Program Info

Camp Fire programs are led by trained, caring staff and are participant-centered and include a variety of fun, developmentally appropriate activities such as games, cooking, arts and crafts, drama, music, sports, science, field trips, and lots of active time outdoors.

During COVID-19, we have continued to operate and serve families with our school year programs, altering our services to meet the needs of families in accordance with CDC guidelines and through partnership with the Anchorage School District and other local organizations.

For information on second quarter programs, click here.


Operating full day programs during first quarter, through October 15, 2020.

Monday through Friday from 7am to 6pm; 6:30 in Eagle River.

Breakfast and Snacks: Every day we offer breakfast or a breakfast supplement in the morning and a nutritious snack each afternoon. Breakfast and snacks provided meet the USDA food program requirements.

Outdoor Time: We go outside every day, weather permitting, and follow ASD weather policies.

Homework and Zoom Children will have time each day to accommodate academic schedules.



During the summer, we operate three summer camps—each with their own unique schedule and offerings. Choose one for the whole summer or try all three for a full Camp Fire Alaska Summer!

Summer Adventure  is our licensed day camp located in three separate elementary schools in Anchorage and Eagle River. Registration is by the day or week, and this program accepts Child Care Assistance.

Camp Si-La-Meo is our outdoor day camp located on the campus of Alaska Pacific University in Anchorage. Registration is by the week.

Camp K is our overnight camp located on Kenai Lake in Cooper Landing. Camp Sessions run from the end of May to early August and vary in length from four to ten days.

Unplanned School Closure Days

We will not be providing care on snow days or emergency closure days during the 2020-21 school year.

For details on closures related to COVID-19, watch for communication via email and posted to our homepage. To view our COVID-19 Mitigation Plan look here.

For further questions, call our main office after 8 am at 279-3551