Welcome to Camp Manito-wish YMCA! For over 100 years the values, philosophy and spirit of Manito-wish has continued to develop character and strengthen leadership skills of campers. Manito-wishers return home to positively influence the world in which they live.

Work at Camp

Summer Camp

  • Boys 3-week programming for campers entering 5th – 10th grade.
    • 2023 Session Dates: Sunday, June 18-Saturday, July 8.
  • Girls 3-week programming for campers entering 5th – 10th grade.
    • 2023 Session Dates: Sunday, July 23-Saturday, August 12.

Outpost

Customized Leadership Programming

Staff Apprentice Program

Get a jump-start on your Manito-wish employment journey – this program is open only to 16 and 17 year olds.

Family Programs

  • 4-Day Family Camp: Tuesday, July 11-Friday, July 14, 2023
  • 6-Day Family Camp: Sunday, July 16-Friday, July 21, 2023
  • 105th Anniversary Celebration: Saturday, July 22, 2023. Registration opening March 15, 2023.
  • Fall Family Weekend: Friday, September 22-Sunday, September 24, 2023. Registration opening March 15, 2023.
  • Women’s Weekend: Friday, October 13-Sunday, October 15, 2023. Registration opening March 15, 2023.

Through the Manito-wish experience, participants discover new skills and talents, build character and a sense of community, and see the world — and themselves — in a positive new way.

 

2022 SUMMER CAMP, OUTPOST & FAMILY CAMP PHOTOS (password required)

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A Glimpse of Summer Camp

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