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2024 Summer Programs

Explorers – Grades K-2

Activities listed below are planned, but extenuating circumstances may require modifying the activities

Day Camp – Grades K-2
A perfect introduction for a first- time or tentative camper, days run from 9am – 4pm.
June 24-28, July 8-12, July 29-Aug 2
Tier 1: $220 Tier 2: $200 Tier 3: $180
No discounts apply.

Mini Camp – Grades 1-2
A (nearly) full week of fun crammed into three days! Enrollment is limited to ensure low camper:staff ratios.
July 21-23, July 24-26
Tier 1: $305 Tier 2: $285 Tier 3: $265
Only CampPerson discount applies.

Explorers Classic – Grades 1-2
Days are filled with action, adventures, and so much fun in this first opportunity for a full week of sleepaway camp.
June 23-28, June 30-July 5, July 7-12
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Nature Adventure – Grades 1-2
Explore the forest and meadows of Nawakwa, learning about plants and critters through games and solving puzzles.
July 21-26
Tier 1: $645 Tier 2: $585 Tier 3: $530


Juniors – Grades 3-6

Activities listed below are planned, but extenuating circumstances may require modifying the activities

Junior Classic
Every week is fresh and different as campers engage in the “classic” activities: creek hikes, GaGa, the low rope challenge course, sleep outs and s’mores, and more!
June 23-28, June 30-July 5, July 7-12, July 21-26, July 28-Aug 2
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Arts & Crafts EXTRAvaganza
Spend lots of extra time in the craft hall  working on special projects selected exclusively for this camp. This is a perfect program for kids who love camp AND crafts.
July 7-12
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Beginner Guitar & Music
Learn how to play the guitar and other musical instruments (or practice your mad skills) and be featured in Friday’s closing worship.
July 7-12
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Day Camp Plus – Grades 2-5
It’s everything you love about camp in the traditional Day Camp model, but wait, there’s more! Stay overnight Thursday into Friday so you don’t miss worship, campfire, and the slideshow! 9am to 4pm. Lunch and snack provided.
July 1-5
Tier 1: $305 Tier 2: $285 Tier 3: $265
No discounts apply.

Holy Smoke!
Enjoy an explosive week of hands-on science – a little chemistry, a little physics, and a lot of fun.
June 30-July 5
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Horseback Riding & Horse Care
In cooperation with a local stable, campers will have 2 days filled with instructional trail rides throughout camp, covered wagon rides, and horse care (brushing, feeding, etc.).
June 23-28
Tier 1: $870 Tier 2: $810 Tier 3: $755

Junior Team Sports
A high-energy camp with an emphasis on teamwork and fair play. Traditional games like basketball, hockey, and lacrosse are interspersed with some quirky Nawakwa fun like T200 and Human Curling.
July 28-Aug 2
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Wild & Crazy Things
Learn outdoor living skills, sleep in our treehouse and Adirondacks, practice campfire cooking, learn animal track identification and find all sorts of critters throughout camp.  Stay up late for nighttime activities like owling, stargazing, and trying out your night vision.
July 21-26
Tier 1: $645 Tier 2: $585 Tier 3: $530


Intermediates – Grades 6-9

Activities listed below are planned, but extenuating circumstances may require modifying the activities

Intermediate Classic
With program progression, intermediate campers get to participate in all of their favorite camp activities while adding in the excitement and challenge of the high ropes course, sleep outs at the Hammock Hideaway or Stella, and off-site trips like the hike at Pole Steeple.
June 23-28, June 30-July 5, July 21-26
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Arts & Crafts EXTRAvaganza
Let your creative side run wild! Original & unique projects using clay, wood and other natural materials. Projects might include pottery, woodcraft, drawing, painting, jewelry making and more…
July 28-Aug 2
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Blaze & Paddle Adventure
Enjoy an adventure-filled week of hiking and canoeing. Practice paddle strokes and teamwork as you take on local lakes, creeks, and rivers. This week will be filled with beautiful hikes and refreshing canoe trips. Expect trips out of camp.
June 23-28
Tier 1: $645 Tier 2: $585 Tier 3: $530

Camp Musical
Campers, staff, and volunteers work together to present a musical theatre production for Friday’s closing worship.
July 7-12
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Full STEAM Ahead!
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to overcome a daily challenge. Teams will use science, tech, engineering, arts, and math skills to solve puzzles and meet challenges.
June 30-July 5
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Rock & Roll Adventure
Get ready to take on some Rail Trail biking & climbing adventures! Challenge yourself on Nawakwa’s high ropes course and zip line before taking on an out of camp climb! Build your stamina with multiple bike trips throughout the week, too! Expect overnight out of camp trips.
July 7-12
Tier 1: $645 Tier 2: $585 Tier 3: $530

Intermediate Team Sports
A high-energy camp with an emphasis on teamwork and fair play. Traditional games like basketball, hockey, and lacrosse are interspersed with some quirky Nawakwa fun like T200 and Human Curling.
July 28-Aug 2
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Ten Day Camp
Simply put, if you LOVE camp, this is the program for you. Ten Day campers have time for all of the fun of camp and more – including having the camp to themselves over the weekend!
July 21-31
Tier 1: $760 Tier 2: $690 Tier 3: $630


Senior High – Grades 9-11

Activities listed below are planned, but extenuating circumstances may require modifying the activities

Senior High Classic
Year after year, Nawakwa remains the same while always offering something new – a closely-knit community of old and new friends, outdoor adventures, disc golf, high ropes, service projects, leadership opportunities, great conversations, and a week at the Camp in the Woods.
June 23-28
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Construction Camp
Bring your toolbelt, tools, and hard hat to join us for a week of building and learning.  Several projects in store for this camp so bring your teamwork attitude!  If we build it, they will come.
June 30-July 5
Tier 1: $630 Tier 2: $570 Tier 3: $515

Ten Day Camp
Simply put, if you LOVE camp, this is the program for you. Ten Day campers have time for all of the fun of camp and more – including having the camp to themselves over the weekend!
July 21-31
Tier 1: $760 Tier 2: $690 Tier 3: $630