Programs

All kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve—and Camp Manitou is a great place to just that. Explore Day Camp and Swim Lessons for kids ages 3-14.

Summer Rally Days

Save on Summer, March 1-6. $15 off Day Camp Sessions.

Day Camps

Few environments are as special as camp, where kids become a community each summer. Day Camp teaches self-reliance, a love for nature and leadership skills. YMCA camps are built on character-building values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

Traditional Camp

Kids age 4 through those entering grade 8 enjoy activities like swimming, canoeing, archery, fishing, cookouts, arts and crafts and more.

Specialty Camps

Provide two hours of focus on a favorite activity. Accomplishments are marked with special beads for every camper to collect.

Arts and Imagination Camps

Kids are encouraged to express themselves, increase self-awareness and foster the creative spirt.

Culture and Discovery Camps

Kids develop an appreciation for different places, times and settings.

Nature and Science Camps

Kids are inspired to explore our natural environment and delight in the wonders of discovery.

Water Exploration Camps

Young people develop life-long skills with opportunities for water safety and recreation.

Outdoor Sports Camps

Kids have fun in the fresh air learning about equipment and technique.

Teens and Leadership Camps

Young people build self-confidence and leadership skills through new adventures and experiences.

Peak Adventure Camp

Campers entering grades 7-9 experience hiking, outdoor cooking, campfires and swimming while on three-day field trips.

Financial Assistance

Special rates for Camp Manitou programs are available for those who meet income requirements—everyone is welcome to apply for a scholarship to Camp Manitou.

Retreat to Nature

Enjoy 1,200 acres of the outdoors and positively impact your colleagues with team-building activities that build valuable skills.