The Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp in Steamboat Springs, CO is sponsored by rural electric cooperatives in Kansas, Oklahoma, Colorado and Wyoming. Attendees will learn about electric cooperatives, energy problems and leadership skills. The 2017 Leadership Camp will be held July 14-20.
Sample Itinerary - Steamboat Springs, CO
- Travel to Denver with dinner at Dave and Buster's
- Visit Lookout Mountain; welcome meeting with students from Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma and Wyoming.
- Form a cooperative; participate in the legislative forum; build a transmission line competition and attend a high-voltage demonstration
- White water rafting on the Colorado River
- Leadership workshop and live raptor presentation by Hawk Quest. Play in the volleyball tournament. Camp talent show!
- Tour the Trapper Coal Mine and Craig Generation Plant; Vote for trip Ambassadors
Highlights of the Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp
- Experience the beautiful Rocky Mountains
- Go whitewater rafting, dancing & shopping
- Participate in the legislative forum and build a transmission line
- Increase their knowledge of cooperative electric utilities
- Visit Steamboat Springs and Fish Creek Falls
- Tour Trapper Coal Mine and Craig Generation Plant