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You’re the Who. Here’s the Where & When for YMCA Camp Duncan!
YMCA Camp Duncan is located at 32405 N. US Highway 12, Ingleside, IL 60041 — in northern Illinois, one hour north of Chicago, one hour south of Milwaukee, and 30 minutes west of Gurnee.
Camp Duncan’s main lodge office is typically open:
- Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Please note that summer is a very busy season and we may not be in the office at all times.
Explore All Camp Duncan Has to Offer!
Let Camp Duncan Host Your Next Event!
YMCA Camp Duncan is the perfect place for an adventurous celebration, event, or outing! Whether it’s a school field trip, group retreat, or even a business meeting— we’ll help you host a special, fun-filled event you won’t soon forget!
Come Learn While You Play!
Let Camp Duncan provide the field trip of a lifetime for your students! Classes come to life on our 337 acres of forest trails, meadowlands, and 65-acre lake. We welcome educational groups throughout the year, offering classes in art, science, and social studies. Outdoor education is more than learning — it’s learning to coexist with our natural environment!
Retreat Into Nature
Interested in getting away from the hustle and bustle? Looking for a unique team bonding experience beyond the usual ice breaker games? Camp Duncan offers any group — from office retreats to sports teams to boy and girl scout troops — a variety of team building activities that foster leadership, trust, communication, and listening skills. We are happy to adapt activities to the specific needs of the group — just ask!
Meet the YMCA Camp Duncan Leadership Team
Bobby ThomasExecutive Director
Emma NockelsOvernight Camp Director
Jeremy FreemanDirector of Group Services
Peggy AylmerDay Camp Director
Abby SullivanAdventure Programs Director
Mike KrauledisFacilities Director
Abbey WolskiFood Service Manager
Stephanie VirgilioHousekeeping Manager
Natalie ClutsBusiness Services Manager