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Year-Round Forms, Maps, and Information

This page contains downloadable reservation forms, maps, and information such as trail descriptions and things to do at Camp Ondessonk.

Waiver 2018

All visitors and participants in programs, regardless of age, are required to sign a waiver.  Parents must sign a waiver for their children.



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Outdoor Education:

The 2019 SCHOOL RESERVATION FORM is coming soon…

This form is for teachers and principals wanting to bring their students for Outdoor Education.  Visit our Outdoor Education page to read more.  Information about outdoor education lodging, programs, curriculum, and why you should bring your students to Camp during the school year and can be found in the Program Planning Packet. If you need help filling out the form see the Example Completed School Form.




Groups and Weekend Rentals:

Group Reservation Form 2018



This form is for scout groups, retreats, private weekend events, and other folks wishing to visit camp during one of our open camping weekends.  For help filling out the Group Form, see an Example Completed Group Form.  See our Open Camping Weekends page to see when Camp Ondessonk is open for weekend groups and private events.  For more information on weekend lodging, programs, and facility rental, click here.


Program Planning Packet 2018


***Upon arrival, please check in at the Main Camp Office in the St. Noel Center Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm, or the Trading Post Fridays 5-9pm or Saturdays and Sundays 9am-12pm***

***Due to guests during the week, Unit and St. Noel Lodging may not be available for check-in  until 4:30pm on Fridays***

***Check-out time for St. Noel Lodging is 10am on Sundays***

*Please notify Camp of your arrival and departure times.  Office: (618) 695-2489, Weekend On-Duty Cell: (618) 759-1780*

Maps and Facility Information

The following  information will help you get around Camp and the surrounding Shawnee National Forest.  Call the Camp office for more information about our facilities and trails in the area.

Things to Do at Camp Ondessonk

Camp Ondessonk Facility Map

Year-Round Places to Stay at Camp

Camp Ondessonk Trail Map

Camp Ondessonk Trail Descriptions

Camp Ondessonk Guest Rules and Regulations

River-to-River Map 12 – Jacksons-Trigg-Moccasin Gap

River-to-River Map 13 – Camp-Cedar Creek

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