4-H Youth Development Program
4-H Youth Development Program
4-H Youth Development Program
University of California
4-H Youth Development Program

California 4-H Youth Summits

The California 4-H Management Board is proud to host the California 4-H Youth Summits. Youth summits are three-day weekend leadership conferences hosted in four locations around the state. Youth can attend any of the four summits, not just the one hosted in their area. These leadership development events are for ages 11-19, depending on the Summit; see descriptions below. Note: Ages for all Summits are age by 12/31/2019.


2020 Details TBA

Ages: 11-16 year olds can register as participants.

Content is focused on those beginning their leadership journey (ages 11-13)

Shannon Kane | Adult Chair

Ryan Cleland | Northern Area Director


2020 Dates TBA
Wonder Valley Ranch 
Sanger, CA (map)

Age: 11-14 year olds can register as participants

Tanner Newton | Adult Chair


2020 Details TBA

Age: 11-13 year olds can register as participants; 14-19 year olds can register as facilitators. Facilitators are older youth who attend the full Summit alongside younger participants and have a hands-on leadership role there. The facilitator role is similar to being staff or a cabin head.

Ethan Ho | Bay/Coast Area Director



January 17-19, 2020
Pathfinder Ranch
Mountain Center, CA (map

Ages: 11-19 year olds can register as participants

Content is designed for ages 11-13.

Kelly | Adult Chair

John Trammell | Southern Area Director

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