Old Kia Kima youth camp near Hardy, Arkansas

Stories of Kia Kima and Scouting

Join us in a walk down memory lane along the rock lined camp paths of days of old. If you have an Old Kia Kima related story you would like to submit, send it to the Webmaster.

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Kamp Kia Kima Reopened - 1948

by George Billingsley (11/1997)

Sniffing Spiders - 1951

by Cohen Oswalt (7/1997)

A Kia Kima Adventure

by Dorris Goodman (4/1998)

The Road to Kia Kima

by Brooks Gooch

Lessons of Old Kia Kima - 1963

by Allen Carter (9/2004)

Kia Kima: It's Influence on One Man's Life

by Mike Bowman

Reflections from the April campfire

by Jim Moore (4/2005)

The Reunions of Old Kia Kima

by Ron "Tater" Tate

Veggie-Rice, Cedar Bluff Style - 1952

by Umpy Osborn (12/2005)

What Goes Around, Comes Around - 1958

by Jim Moore (12/2005)

"Triumphant Return" Kia Kima Trek - 1952

by Umpy Osborn (2/2006)

"Between Rock and Water" Blanchard Springs - 1956

by Umpy Osborn (4/2006) Revised 2/2010

Kia Kima - 1948
Birthplace of Chickasah Lodge # 406,
W.W.W Order of the Arrow

by Chuck Schadrack (10/2006)

Remembered by Many

by Friends of Harry C. "Chigger" Danciger (2/5/2009)

Wonderful Memories

by Harry C. "Chigger" Danciger

Hike to Kia Kima - 1959

by John McGuire (7/12/2009)


by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)

Bee Line Hike at Night

by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)


by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)

Kamp Kia Kima Canoe Adventures

by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)


by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)

The First Boy Scout Camp

by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)

The Wolf That Never Sleeps

by Jimmy Ray (3/2010)

"Half Mile Cave" Experience of a Lifetime 1960 - 1963

by Umpy Osborn (3/2010)

David Prepares to Meet Goliath

ala Perry Gaither
by Fred Morton (4/26/2010)

Trip to Old Kia Kima

by Fred Morton (7/15/2010)

Tapped Out

by Umpy Osborn (7/15/2010)

The Year Without Elephants and Sharks

by Jimmy Ray (7/27/2010)

Pearl of the South Fork

by Umpy Osborn (Updated 1/2012)

The Kia Kima Convergence

by Fred Morton (8/12/2010)

Memories and the Legacy of Tony Dries

by Jimmy Ray (9/18/2010)

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