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
  • Great Wolf Lodge Snack Pass
  • Bussing is provided to the indoor, matted practice facility just 5 minutes away
  • For more information, contact your NCA State Director, Jason Sack, at jsack@varsity.com.

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

camp location website
Health and Safety Paw Pledge

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

Photo Gallery

Camp Notes

Camp Theme

It’s all about the JOURNEY at NCA Summer Camp!

This summer we are exploring the invaluable roles cheerleaders play in their communities as athletes, ambassadors, crowd leaders, entertainers and spirit raisers. Not only will the journey at NCA Summer Camp be fun-filled and educational, but also lead to self-discovery so your athletes can return to their peers as empowered respectful leaders. What will you discover on your #JourneyWithNCA?

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

download nca camp packing list

What to Wear

We are going on a JOURNEY at NCA Summer Camp to explore what makes us great! Discover the importance of respect, hard work, encouragement, confidence and just having fun. Speaking of fun, here are some outfit ideas to plan for FUN DAY at camp:

• Take flight as PILOTS

• Set sail as SAILORS

• Shoot for the stars as ASTRONAUTS

• Stay on track as TRAIN CONDUCTORS

• Explore new frontiers as EXPLORERS

• Enjoy seeing new things as TOURISTS

• Discover something new as SCUBA DIVERS

• Set a course for success as OLYMPIC ATHLETES

• Get creative and have FUN!

Team Up for St. Jude

Varsity Spirit partners with St. Jude to support its mission of finding cures for children fighting cancer and other catastrophic illnesses. Each summer, we ask every cheerleader attending a Varsity Spirit camp to send fundraising letters to friends and family around the country, asking for donations to the renowned hospital. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NCA Summer Camp today!

pre-order st. jude letters

Required Forms & FAQs

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

required forms & faqs