Camp Locations

We have four resident camps within our YMCA family! Each offers a unique experience that will build bonds and create memories that last a lifetime. Visit the camp websites below for more information.

YMCA Camp Duncan

Since 1921, Camp Duncan has provided safe, quality camping programs for boys and girls ages 7-15, and Teen Adventure Camps for teens ages 15-17. Camp Duncan is a summer resident-camp located on Fish Lake with 300 acres of picturesque landscape featuring woodlands, open fields, rolling hills and nature trails. Special activities include hiking, ropes courses, archery, campfire circles, zip-lining and much more!

YMCA Camp MacLean

Camp MacLean is located in southeast Wisconsin on 247 beautiful acres made up of lakefront property, woodlands and spacious fields. With over 20 year-round cabins, Camp MacLean offers every guest and camper the opportunity to explore and get back in touch with nature. The camp offers a variety of activities including kayaking, archery, hiking, tobogganing, adventure courses and much more. Camp MacLean also leaves plenty of room for traditional camp activities such as sing-alongs, campfire circles and campouts!

YMCA Camp Independence

Camp Independence is a special place for campers ages 7+ with spina bifida and other neurological disabilities. Like many Y programs, Camp Independence focuses on learning skills, developing character and making friends! Located on 300 beautiful acres of woodlands, rolling meadows and lakefront property, Camp Independence offers a range of activities including accessible ropes courses, archery, campfire circles, floor hockey and more! Few environments are as special as Camp Independence, where children become a community as they learn how to be more independent and contribute to a group.

YMCA Family Camp Nawakwa

Family Camp Nawakwa offers a unique experience - an opportunity to bring together entire families through camping. Nestled in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin - home to the band of Lake Superior Chippewas - Camp Nawakwa sits on 180 acres of pristine forest lands, wetlands and lakes with abundant wildlife. This year-round camp features a variety of activities including swimming, hiking, kayaking, Native American and wildlife presentations, cross-country skiing and more!

YMCA Camp Pinewood

Nestled on the edge of Manistee National Forest near Muskegon, Michigan, Camp Pinewood boasts over 200 acres of vast woodlands, and sits on the edge of a 45 acre, spring-fed lake - Lake Echo. Camp Pinewood features a diverse variety of activities including climbing, hiking, fishing, ropes courses, zip-lining, snowshoeing, mountain biking and more! Its convenient location ensures that each guest enjoys the natural beauty of its facilities.