The Lions of District 4-C1 created a camp for kids with Diabetes in 1988 at Camp McCumber. The objective of the camp was to help kids adjust to their situation and learn how to take care of themselves responsibly while living a normal life style.

Click the link below to read about one child’s experience

                                   click here for Megan’s Story.

For the past 27-years, the Lions of District 4-C1 have been successful at achieving their goal. Camp is held at beautiful Lake McCumber, just seven miles east of Shingletown in Northern California and twelve miles west of Lassen Volcanic National Park, off Hwy 44.

This Northern California Diabetic camp offers a variety of enjoyable activities and programs such as:

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  • Archery,
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Baseball & Basketball
  • Hiking & Nature Study
  • Music
  • Nightly Campfire Skits & Camp Songs
  • Ping Pong & Badminton
  • Volleyball & Kickball
  • Waterfront Activities

With a beautiful wooded area, lake and recreation facility, this site offers the activities of outdoor camping while supplying the comforts of home – electricity, hot showers, cozy cabins and cafeteria style meals.  The camp’s elevation is 4,200 feet.


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