Come experience Camp Manito-wish YMCA with your family and friends!

“We treasure this time together – to laugh and play, eat and sleep comfortably without the stress of daily life. We are leaving refreshed, renewed, and looking forward to nest year!”


Family Programs include:

  • Family Camp

    Enjoy all the activities of summer camp with your family! Spend time participating in staff led activities or take time to unwind in our gorgeous Northwoods setting. Each day, a variety of activities will be offered in the morning, afternoon and evening. Relax beside an evening campfire, share your talents at the camp show or simply enjoy the night sky.

    THE PROGRAM

    Manito-wish Family Campers have the opportunity to enjoy all the activities that our youth campers enjoy during the summer camp sessions, with instruction offered in most areas.
    You are encouraged to participate or take “free time” according to your personal preference.
    The program will be a combination of planned activities (optional) and free time. Each day, a variety of activities will be offered in the morning, afternoon and evening.

    THE ACTIVITIES

        • Waterfront activities on Boulder Lake including canoeing, sailing, kayaking,fishing and swimming.
        • Overnight and day-trip canoe adventures to sunset, an iconic Summer Camp campsite.
        • Program areas to participate in:

    Nature Activities               Swimming                 Trail Biking           High Ropes Challenge Course

    Archery                            Climbing Wall            Arts & Crafts

    Riflery                              Biking                       Canoeing/Kayaking

    Horseback Riding            Sailing                      Tennis

        • Relaxing beside an evening campfire, laughing along at skit night, or simply enjoying the Northwoods’ night sky.

    MORE DETAILS!

    DATES:

    Aug. 17 (Mon.) — Aug. 22 (Sat.)

    FEES:

    Ages 13+: $730*
    Ages 3-12: $390*
    Under 3: No Charge

    Contact Us

    Register by January 31st to participate in our Family Camp Recruitment Program!

    * Camp fees include all program areas, meals and lodging. For more financial information, click here.

    REGISTER Family Camp

  • Memorial Day Work Weekend 

  • Join us for this annual “must attend” event! When your camp stretches across 300 acres of Northwoods Wisconsin wilderness there is a lot to take care of and we need your help. Come help us prepare for the summer season while doing great work for a great cause.

    DATES:

    May 22 (Fri.) — May 25 (Mon.)

    REGISTER Memorial Day Weekend –

  • Memorial Day Work Weekend has been suspended for the 2020 season.  For more information, please visit our “Stay informed” link on our homepage.

     

    Father/Son Weekend

    Take the time to bond on the shores of Boulder Lake.  Enjoy staff-led activities like canoeing, fishing, target sports, arts and crafts.  Step back from the hustle and bustle of work and your family routine to really connect with your son.

    DATES:

    Sept. 18 (Fri.) — Sept. 20 (Sun.)

    FEES:

    Ages 13+: $235*
    Ages 3-12: $140*
    Under 3: No Charge

    Contact Us

    * Camp fees include all program areas, meals and lodging. For more financial information, click here.

    REGISTER Father/Son

    Women’s Weekend

    Take a break from your hectic lifestyle and join us for a rejuvenating getaway on Boulder Lake.  Enjoy our delicious food and join in on staff-led activities like target sports, paddling or the challenge course – or choose to do nothing more than sit by the fire and read a good book.  You’ll return home relaxed, refreshed and renewed!

    DATES:

    Oct. 16 (Fri.) — Oct. 18 (Sun.)

    FEES:

    Adults only(21+): $250*

    <Contact Us

    * Camp fees include all program areas, meals and lodging. For more financial information, click here.

    REGISTER Women’s Weekend

Testimonials

She came home and started doing chores without being asked at all! She said, ‘Well we had detail at camp so I think I should help at home without asking to.  
S. G.

Testimonials

The training and conversations he experienced seems to have changed his outlook on life. He is extremely positive and loving. He is very strong. Because of who he is becoming, his potential for the future will probably pass my dreams for him.
C. B.

Come experience Camp Manito-wish YMCA with your family and friends!

“We treasure this time together – to laugh and play, eat and sleep comfortably without the stress of daily life. We are leaving refreshed, renewed, and looking forward to nest year!”


Family Programs include:

  • Family Camp

    Enjoy all the activities of summer camp with your family! Spend time participating in staff led activities or take time to unwind in our gorgeous Northwoods setting. Each day, a variety of activities will be offered in the morning, afternoon and evening. Relax beside an evening campfire, share your talents at the camp show or simply enjoy the night sky.

    THE PROGRAM

    Manito-wish Family Campers have the opportunity to enjoy all the activities that our youth campers enjoy during the summer camp sessions, with instruction offered in most areas.
    You are encouraged to participate or take “free time” according to your personal preference.
    The program will be a combination of planned activities (optional) and free time. Each day, a variety of activities will be offered in the morning, afternoon and evening.

    THE ACTIVITIES

        • Waterfront activities on Boulder Lake including canoeing, sailing, kayaking,fishing and swimming.
        • Overnight and day-trip canoe adventures to sunset, an iconic Summer Camp campsite.
        • Program areas to participate in:

    Nature Activities               Swimming                 Trail Biking           High Ropes Challenge Course

    Archery                            Climbing Wall            Arts & Crafts

    Riflery                              Biking                       Canoeing/Kayaking

    Horseback Riding            Sailing                      Tennis

        • Relaxing beside an evening campfire, laughing along at skit night, or simply enjoying the Northwoods’ night sky.

    MORE DETAILS!

    DATES:

    Aug. 17 (Mon.) — Aug. 22 (Sat.)

    FEES:

    Ages 13+: $730*
    Ages 3-12: $390*
    Under 3: No Charge

    Contact Us

    Register by January 31st to participate in our Family Camp Recruitment Program!

    * Camp fees include all program areas, meals and lodging. For more financial information, click here.

    REGISTER Family Camp

  • Memorial Day Work Weekend 

  • Join us for this annual “must attend” event! When your camp stretches across 300 acres of Northwoods Wisconsin wilderness there is a lot to take care of and we need your help. Come help us prepare for the summer season while doing great work for a great cause.

    DATES:

    May 22 (Fri.) — May 25 (Mon.)

    REGISTER Memorial Day Weekend –

  • Memorial Day Work Weekend has been suspended for the 2020 season.  For more information, please visit our “Stay informed” link on our homepage.

     

    Father/Son Weekend

    Take the time to bond on the shores of Boulder Lake.  Enjoy staff-led activities like canoeing, fishing, target sports, arts and crafts.  Step back from the hustle and bustle of work and your family routine to really connect with your son.

    DATES:

    Sept. 18 (Fri.) — Sept. 20 (Sun.)

    FEES:

    Ages 13+: $235*
    Ages 3-12: $140*
    Under 3: No Charge

    Contact Us

    * Camp fees include all program areas, meals and lodging. For more financial information, click here.

    REGISTER Father/Son

    Women’s Weekend

    Take a break from your hectic lifestyle and join us for a rejuvenating getaway on Boulder Lake.  Enjoy our delicious food and join in on staff-led activities like target sports, paddling or the challenge course – or choose to do nothing more than sit by the fire and read a good book.  You’ll return home relaxed, refreshed and renewed!

    DATES:

    Oct. 16 (Fri.) — Oct. 18 (Sun.)

    FEES:

    Adults only(21+): $250*

    <Contact Us

    * Camp fees include all program areas, meals and lodging. For more financial information, click here.

    REGISTER Women’s Weekend