Welcome to the Great Wolf Lodge!

  • Resort Hotel accommodation with up to 6 per room
  • Water park on site and 4-hour breaks build into the schedule for two days to enjoy the resort amenities
  • Resort hotel accommodations at the Lodge
  • Bussing is provided to the indoor, matted practice facility just 5 minutes away
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Holly Schaffner, at hschaffner@varsity.com.

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Location Tips

  • Don’t forget your swimsuit for some waterpark fun! – Ashley
  • Register for this camp early. It will fill up fast! – Carrie
  • Coach may want to bring lawn chairs for comfort during camp days. – Halie
  • Some classes may be held outdoors so don’t forget the sunscreen. – Holly

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Testimonials from Camp

"'We LOVE this camp. It's well-organized and everything runs smoothly. We hope to come to Great Wolf Lodge again next summer!'" Coach KristenJoplin High School
"'Camp at Great Wolf is always fun! My team had the perfect balance of work and play.'" Coach Michele
"'The pacing of camp was great. We got a lot of material, but the girls had plenty of time to practice and prepare for evaluations. The evaluations were also not stressful at all. I loved having the All American tryouts on the final day!'" Coach Leslie

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Camp Notes

Camp Theme


Greatness can be portrayed in many ways, including becoming a leader, helping others, or inspiring the feeling of spirit. Since 1948 NCA has pursued our mission of empowering great athletes and building strong teams.

Join us this year to discover how to pursue your greatness.

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Camp Wear
  • Cheer Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Fun Day Outfit – see below for ideas on what to wear!
  • Game Day Props such as poms, signs, megaphones and flags

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What to Wear

We want to see how your team PURSUES GREATNESS at NCA Summer Camp!

Here are some ideas on what to wear for fun day:

  • Great historical figures or heroes
  • Role models or trailblazers
  • Great celebrities
  • What you want to be when you grow up
  • Landmarks or monuments
  • Someone you admire
  • Olympic teams
  • USA

Team Up for St. Jude

Since 2011, Varsity Spirit has raised over $6.5 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital because of cheerleading teams just like yours – through game days, donation letters, and online fundraising. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NCA Summer Camp today!

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Required Forms & FAQs

Come into NCA Summer Camp fully prepared! Access required forms and read through our frequently asked questions before coming to camp.

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