Welcome to Camp Knutson

“As a retired preschool director I miss being with children but volunteering at Camp Knutson and beading with the children warms my heart and brings a smile to my face. Camp Knutson will forever be a special Place for me!”

- Kristie R.

We’re so glad you’re interested in supporting Camp Knutson and our campers through our volunteer membership program.
You can begin membership at any time of the year by filling out the online forms linked below or contacting Camp Knutson Volunteer Membership Coordinator, Linda Thurk: LMThurk@emily.net or call 612.868.4256.

How to Get Started

  1. Check Out Our Volunteer Opportunities

  2. If you have questions about becoming a volunteer, please contact Camp Knutson Volunteer Membership Coordinator, Linda Thurk - LMThurk@emily.net or call 612.868.4256.

  3. Fill out the Time and Talent Interest form and all other forms and submit to Ginny Hersey, bring to Spring Meeting or turn into the office at Camp Knutson.

  4. Sign up for volunteer activities at the Spring Meeting in May at Camp Knutson or after the meeting by contacting Ginny Hersey at 218.821.7801 or Herseyonfox@emily.net.


To begin your volunteer journey with Camp Knutson please complete the following forms. These forms will help guide us in making sure we find volunteer opportunities you will enjoy and where you will be most successful. These forms are also an essential part of making sure Camp Knutson is doing its due diligence to provide a safe, welcoming, community for all our campers, staff, and volunteers.

Background Check Form

Time & Talent Interest Form

Voluntary Disclosure Form

Volunteer Membership Form

Support our Organization's Administration

A suggested annual donation of $10 per year will support this website, mailings, postage, and camp projects such as the jewelry program. We do not require annual dues. Rather, voluntary contributions are welcome. Voluntary contributions in lieu of dues will ensure voting rights and copies of our newsletter.

You may pay your voluntary annual contribution to Camp Knutson Volunteers at the spring meeting.
You may pay by credit card online or, send your check to:

Camp Knutson
11148 Manhattan Pt Blvd
Crosslake, MN 56442