Effective April 28, 2020 Camp Manito-wish YMCA has suspended programming through August 14, 2020.  For more details, please refer to our “stay informed” link on our homepage.

                    

IT’S AMAZING WHAT KIDS DISCOVER OUT HERE.
STARTING WITH THEMSELVES.

 

Swimming is a big part of the Camp Manito-wish Summer Camp experience.

Manito-wish is a place where kids discover who they are and what they can become. All campers have a “trail” or wilderness trip which is designed to teach resiliency, empathy and optimism while learning technical camping skills and cultivating a sense of belonging. When campers aren’t on trail, they live “unplugged” in a cabin with their peers and choose daily between program areas including target sports, horses and sailing. Through these intentional experiences campers grow in confidence, strengthen leadership skills and develop lifelong friendships.

    • 2 week Summer Camp
      • Boys 5th – 10th grade
      • Girls 5th – 10th grade
  • 4 week Summer Camp
    • Boys 8th – 10th grade
    • Girls 8th – 10th grade

Enroll In Summer Camp

Testimonials

“Not only did students come back from this trip describing how amazing it was, but they came back acting in a way that reflected what they learned.  I have witnessed them be more consistently engaged in volunteering at school and in the community, be more mindful of their peers, and in many cases, be enthusiastic about returning as mentors for a new class of participants.  This is all the result of the intentional and dynamic way that Camp Manitowish Staff talked with us beforehand about outc…
Michael Greuel, Social Sciences and Theology Teacher

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.

Effective April 28, 2020 Camp Manito-wish YMCA has suspended programming through August 14, 2020.  For more details, please refer to our “stay informed” link on our homepage.

                    

IT’S AMAZING WHAT KIDS DISCOVER OUT HERE.
STARTING WITH THEMSELVES.

 

Swimming is a big part of the Camp Manito-wish Summer Camp experience.

Manito-wish is a place where kids discover who they are and what they can become. All campers have a “trail” or wilderness trip which is designed to teach resiliency, empathy and optimism while learning technical camping skills and cultivating a sense of belonging. When campers aren’t on trail, they live “unplugged” in a cabin with their peers and choose daily between program areas including target sports, horses and sailing. Through these intentional experiences campers grow in confidence, strengthen leadership skills and develop lifelong friendships.

    • 2 week Summer Camp
      • Boys 5th – 10th grade
      • Girls 5th – 10th grade
  • 4 week Summer Camp
    • Boys 8th – 10th grade
    • Girls 8th – 10th grade

Enroll In Summer Camp