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.
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!
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!
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.
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!
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.