Welcome to the Lions Clubs of Iowa Youth Exchange camp website.

The Lions International Youth Camp and Exchange Program is life-changing. Participants enjoy a unique cultural learning experience living with an Iowa host family and taking part in a camp. This program is open to youth ages 16 -20.  Total number of campers will be limited to 26, with 12 male and 12 female campers, with a limit of 2 campers from any one country.We will accept children of Lions as well as Non-Lions.


The Lions Clubs of Iowa International Youth Camp is a SMOKE FREE CAMP held annually.


2023 Camp

Camp Activities Will Include: Learning about Iowa our history and Iowa Lions. They will see historical sites around Iowa, a bison farm, a county fair, our State Capital, an Amusement park, one of our malls in our capital city, bowling and many more activities. Students are required to present country flags, a talk about their countries, families and home life and participate in our camp talent show.


2023 Camp Dates:
Hosting: July 1, 2023 thru July 23, 2023
Camp: July 23, 2023 thru July 29, 2023