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Leaf River, Illinois

Camp Kupugani

Residential Camp with Separate Girls' and Boys' Sessions

In separate girls-only and boys-only programs, we emphasize diversity and communication skills in a fun atmosphere... uniting kids of varied backgrounds; they expand their comfort zones and build character. They enjoy activities like rock climbing, river walking, canoeing, playing under waterfalls, and night hikes under the stars, plus carefully designed group activities and games so that fun and personal growth coincide.

Our campers' comments bear out our program's positive effect: "Camp Kupugani helped me see that I am beautiful on the inside and out. Because of my time here, I want to teach girls that they are strong independent women who can change the world."
"Camp Kupugani helped me realize everyone is unique and that makes us special, and everyone is alike and that brings us together." "Going to C.K. really helped me make friends, be happier, more sure of myself, and pretty much a better kid all around!"

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.kupugani.com
(866) 471-4616
Established in 1951

Ely, Minnesota

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Teen Wilderness Adventures Ages 12-18

High quality canoe and backpacking adventures and wilderness trips in the BWCAW, Quetico Provincial Park and in the finest wilderness areas throughout North America. "Widji" wilderness trips focus on respect and values that build skills for life as they develop an unparalleled relationship with the environment.

Our program has been carefully crafted to offer progressive challenge and growth for teens. As campers return year after year for more challenging trips, they build upon their wilderness skills and take on greater leadership roles.

At the core of our programs are the Y values: Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. And Respect is the foundation for all Widji sessions and trips: respect for self, for others, and for the environment.

Our commitment to nurturing the potential of children and teens, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility come alive at YMCA camps. Choose from 10-day to 23-day wilderness adventure trips.

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Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.ymcatwincities.org
612-822-2267
Established in 1929

Locations Nationwide, United States

Nike Golf Camps

Overnight and Day Co-ed Golf Camps

Nike Golf Schools & Jr. Camps are committed to true skill enhancement and great fun, in equal parts. To ensure the former we enlist the help of America's finest coaches and golf professionals. They have a passion for teaching and a commitment to making you a better golfer. Nike Golf Camps offer a complete experience, enhancing the lives of young athletes.

Nike Junior Overnight Golf Camps offer daily golf instruction/play, meals, evening activities, and overnight accommodations. Nike Junior Day Golf Camps offer daily golf instruction in a fun environment. Full day (includes morning range instruction, lunch and afternoon course play), and half day (morning/afternoon range instruction only), camps are available. All programs are geared towards players of all ability levels unless otherwise specified.

Coed Camp Website: www.ussportscamps.com/golf
1-800-NIKE-CAMP (645-3226)

Nationwide Locations in the United States

US Sports Camps

Sports Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

We offer over 500 camps in 15 different sports with unique instructional programs for all ability levels. Sports are fun. And even more fun when you get better. The experienced, positive and passionate US Sport Camps coaches at over 400 camps will help you become a better, more inspired athlete. And you'll have the best time of your life as you gain new skills and make new friends.

Tennis camps, volleyball camps, soccer camps, basketball camps, golf camps, whatever your sport, at our camps you will improve your game and have a blast doing it.

Coed Camp Website: www.USSportsCamps.com
(800) 645-3226

Eveleth, Minnesota

YMCA Camp Warren

Residential Camp, Single-gender Sessions Ages 7-16

Girls and boys have been creating memories and friendships for over 80 years at Camp Warren. Uniquely situated on 480 acres on Half Moon Lake, just a few hours north of the Twin Cities, you'll find the perfect setting for girls and boys to experience exciting camp adventures.

Kids become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical social ad educational activities. We have a strong tradition of progressive activities including archery, kayaking, swimming, windsurfing, wilderness exploration, arts and crafts, photography, fishing, sailing, canoeing, overnight campouts, tennis, athletics, pottery and horseback riding. Plus campers can enjoy BWCA canoe trips and Counselor-in-training camps.

We nurture character development in our campers by teaching and emulating the Y values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.

Our commitment to nurturing the potential of children and teens, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility come alive at YMCA camps. Single-gender environment: 1-5 week sessions, girls-only sessions are in the first half of the summer, boys-only sessions in the second half the summer.

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Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campwarren.org
(612) 822-2397
Established in 1927

Tennis Camp Locations Nationwide

Nike Tennis Camps

Overnight and Day Coed Tennis Camps

Nike Tennis Camps provide young players the opportunity to improve their tennis game, work hard, make new friends and have a lot of fun. Our camps are directed by America's most respected college coaches and tennis professionals. They have a passion for teaching and a gift for helping you take your game to the next level.

Nike Junior Overnight Tennis Camps are a full tennis and living camp experience! Immerse yourself in tennis, meet new friends, and enjoy off court fun activities. All programs are geared towards players of all levels unless specified. Nike Junior Day Tennis Camps offer daily tennis instruction in a fun environment! Full day (typically 6 hours per day), half day (morning or afternoon sessions), and extended day (full day of tennis and includes lunch and dinner) options available.

Coed Camp Website: www.ussportscamps.com/tennis
(800) 645-3226

University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia

Emagination Computer Camps

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Technology PLUS Summer Camp Fun! Emagination blends the latest in technology with fun non-tech activities that create a well-rounded two-week summer camp experience for kids & teens ages 8 -17.

Beginners to experts choose three workshops. Unleash Creativity in 3D Animations, Digital Music, Flash, Photoshop. Learn Coding in Minecraft Modding, iApps, Scratch, Java, C#. Design Video Games - RPG, Action, Strategy, Mobile, Minecraft. Build Robots and RC Cars.

Recreation and socializing are important! Campers get unplugged in outdoor games, swimming, a talent show, camper groups and more.

University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and Atlanta bring together "kids like me" from nearby towns, states across America and many foreign countries. It's Worth the Trip!

The Emagination Difference
* Three different technology workshops each day --- learn multiple topics.
* Two-week sessions --- time to make new friends and become a part of a summer camp community.
* Recreation and socializing are important --- campers learn tech skills and life skills.
* Senior Camp for Teens --- more independence, free time and special activities.

Emagination also offers two separate and immersive two-week courses in video game development and Minecraft Modding for teens.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.computercamps.com
(877) 248-0206
Established in 1982

Offered at Bentley University near Boston and Mercer University in Atlanta

Emagination Game Design Camp

Residential coed summer camp

Get Inside the Game! Teens 15-18 create a 3D video game and learn valuable creative and technical skills > Choose a role on the development team --- 3D Animator, Level Designer, Audio Artist, Programmer > Build a playable game > Present to a panel of experts > Tour a game development studio > Learn from guest speakers.

Teens come to Emagination Game Design in Atlanta or Boston from all across America and many foreign countries. We assist with transportation. It's Worth the Trip!

The Benefits of Emagination Game Design
* Teens learn from a team of highly qualified Emagination instructors.
* Teens experience what it's like to work in today's video game design industry.
* Teens learn industry standard software including Maya, 3ds Max, Photoshop® and Unreal Engine.
* Teens accept responsibility for part of the game and experience teamwork and deadlines.
* Teens gain public speaking skills as they present their game to a panel of game industry experts.
* Teens see the pros in action on a tour of a game development studio.
* Teens learn from game studio executives who come to campus as guest speakers.
* Teens get unplugged in daily outdoor recreation or swimming.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.computercamps.com
(877) 248-0206
Established in 1982

Amery, Wisconsin

YMCA Camp Icaghowan

Residential Coed Camp Ages 7-16

Icaghowan (eye-KAH-goh-wahn) is of Lakota origin, meaning "To Grow in Every Way." YMCA Camp Icaghowan nurtures character development in campers to grow integrity, self-reliance and leadership skills that will last a lifetime. We have been helping boys and girls learn and discover the excitement of overnight camping for over 100 years.

At YMCA Camp Icaghowan, campers try new skills, develop teamwork and leadership skills, and discover a sense of adventure in a resident camp setting on a beautiful 44-acre island in Lake Wapogasset near Amery, WI.

Days are action-packed and filled with memorable camp experiences focused on traditional camp favorites including archery, swimming, climbing, canoeing, fishing, campfires and much more.

Campers can also choose from our unique specialty camps such as Horse Camp, Skateboarding, Teen Extreme, Two-Week Camp, River Canoe Trips, or Leadership Training Programs.

Programs and activities at Camp Icaghowan seek to instill the four core values of the Y: Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. Three-day, one- or two-week sessions are perfect for the new or experienced camper.

Our commitment to nurturing the potential of children and teens, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility come alive at YMCA camps.

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Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campicaghowan.org
(612) 822-2267
Established in 1909

Loretto, Minnesota

YMCA Camp Ihduhapi

Residential Coed Camp Ages 7-16

Ihduhapi (EE-dohop-ee) is of Lakota origin, meaning "Independence." At YMCA Camp Ihduhapi, campers enjoy a variety of memorable daily adventures, learn lots of new skills, and build lasting relationships in a beautiful setting. Conveniently located, close to home and just far enough away, only 22 miles west of the Twin Cities near Loretto, MN, on 175 acres on beautiful Lake Independence. Our location is ideal for both first time and returning campers.

Campers choose their activities each day by signing up for a Specialty Camp or Traditional Camp. Specialty Camp choices include Horseback Riding, Waterskiing, Sailing, Fishing, Ropes Challenge and Teen Extreme. Wednesday is Theme Day where zany and unique activities are added to the mix for even more fun!

Campers also participate in an overnight tenting excursion on the camp property. Our Leadership Development Programs build lifelong skills through activities projects and team-building exercises.

We nurture character development in our campers through the four core values of the Y: Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. Choose from 3-day; 1-, 2- or 3-week sessions designed to thrill both the new or experienced camper.

Our commitment to nurturing the potential of children and teens, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility come alive at YMCA camps.

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Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campihduhapi.org
(612) 822-2267
Established in 1929

Hudson, Wisconsin - St. Croix River

YMCA Camp St. Croix

Residential Coed Camp Ages 7-17

Girls and boys have been experiencing the adventure and wonder of camping for more than 100 years at Camp St. Croix. Our camp provides new and exciting experiences, and a chance to spend a portion of the summer actively learning in a fun and beautiful outdoor environment. Campers participate in a variety of traditional and specialized camp activities determined by their age and experience. We offer progressive camping where campers are given the opportunity to challenge themselves each time they come back to camp.

Traditional Overnight and Adventure Camp Experiences:
- Ages 7-17
- 3-day to 27-day sessions
- Co-ed
- Specialty Camps: Horseback Riding, Rock Climbing, Sailing, Canoeing
- Challenging Specialty Camps: Wilderness Camping, Backpacking, Kayaking, and extended trips

Camp St. Croix also offers year-round conference and retreat opportunities.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campstcroix.org
612-822-2267
Established in 1909

Locations Nationwide, United States

Adidas Tennis Camps

Coed Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

The adidas Tennis Camps were developed to provide athletes an opportunity to become better tennis players in a fun, positive atmosphere. Our campers learn from the best coaches in the sport and leave tennis camp with confidence and a passion to enjoy the "sport of a lifetime." Join us this summer for better tennis, new friends, and the best week of your summer!

Our Camp Directors are among the best coaches and pros in the world today. Our pros are dedicated to the personal development and improvement of each player. They will provide all campers with an unmatched opportunity to improve and have fun.

Each director will fill out their staff with other top coaches, professionals, and college players who are all friendly, enthusiastic and dedicated to doing whatever it takes to make each camper's experience a memorable one!

Campers will be placed in groups by age at the start of camp and will then be adjusted accordingly based on ability so that each every camper is with a group that will allow them to improve and get the most out of the week.
Our camps are for boys and girls ages 9-18 and all ability levels are welcome.

Coed Camp Website: www.tenniscamper.com
(800) 944-7112

Offered at Bentley University Near Boston

Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp

Coed residential camp

CODE > COLLABORATE > MOD > HAVE FUN Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp is a two-week overnight STEM program for teens ages 13 to 17. Students learn to code using the Java programming language while creating modifications (mods) for the very popular game Minecraft. There is also plenty of time for recreation and fun in a Minecraft-themed environment on a university campus. Teens develop and advance Java coding skills and unleash their creativity to build custom mods for Minecraft. They create new characters, change environments and build original objects and structures. Participants also use Photoshop and software for 3D modeling and animation.

Coding skills gained at Emagination are valuable and extend well beyond modding in Minecraft. The Java programming language is versatile and universal - it's everywhere - on over 3 billion devices! Campers bring home their mods from camp and can continue to code and show off their work to family and friends. It's Worth the Trip to Boston Offered at Bentley University near Boston Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp attracts teens from all across America and many foreign countries. We help with transportation by picking up and dropping off at airport and train terminals. Visit our website to learn more.

Coed Camp Website: www.ComputerCamps.com/
(781) 933-8795
Established in 1982

Minocqua, Wisconsin--The Northwoods

Clearwater Camp

Residential girls' summer camp

Clearwater Camp was established in 1933, and we're proud of our history. We've provided a rustic summer home for girls ages 8-16 for 80 years; helping girls build confidence, adventurous spirits, and friends for a lifetime. Our setting is perfect for girls to get outdoors; we're located in the magnificent Northwoods of Wisconsin on the sparkling shores of Tomahawk Lake. Our camper return rate is well over 75%. Why? Our campers and counselors form an incredibly strong community, where first time campers find themselves instantly among friends.

Our program is noncompetitive, making it possible to try new activities without fear of failure. Activities include horseback riding, tennis, archery, waterskiing, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, arts, and a trip program that includes every camper. Thousands of girls have spent summers with us since 1933, and our essence has not changed. We invite you to learn more about a summer at Clearwater for your daughter. We offer full, half, and introductory two-week sessions.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Website: www.clearwatercamp.org
(715) 356-5030
Established in 1933

Monticello, IA

*Camp Courageous of Iowa

Residential coed summer camp

All people, regardless of ability level, have the right to opportunities found in the world around them. Individuals with disabilities, as well as their families, should experience year-round recreational and respite care activities in a camp setting. Camp Courageous of Iowa provides this needed service to all. The camp provides opportunities for social and personal growth within a supportive environment. Campers learn to try a variety of creative and challenging activities and experience success. Campers develop enhanced self-esteem which carries over to work, home, or school environments.

Archery, Arts and Crafts, Bocce Ball, Burma Bridge, Canoeing, Caving, Centipede, Climbing Wall, Creative Dramatics, Cross Country Skiing, Dangle Do, Eiffel Tower, Farm Experience, Fishing , Hiking, Horseshoes, Nature/Environmental Education, Orienteering

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.campcourageous.org
(319) 465-4916
Established in 1972

Des Moines, Iowa

*Camp Sunnyside

Residential coed camp for the disabled

Any Iowan 4 years and older with any type of disability, either mental or physical, may attend Easter Seals Iowa Camp Sunnyside. With this broad "open door" policy, it's easy to see why more than 1,100 individuals from all 99 counties come to Camp Sunnyside every year.

Persons with heart disease, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, mental retardation, developmental problems, are all welcomed at Camp Sunnyside. Whatever the disability, they will find safe, healthy and success-oriented recreational programs that most likely are not offered in their community.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.eastersealsia.org
(515) 289-1933

Mt. Vernon, Iowa

*Camp Tanager

Residential coed summer camp

Established in 1926 as a private, non-profit camp for children with health problems, Camp Tanager now serves over 600 children each summer. "Camperships" on a sliding fee scale permit all children to enjoy Camp Tanager regardless of income.

Children come to Camp Tanager to make friends, have fun, and learn through a camping experience. Campers may participate in the following variety of activities: Archery, Arts and Crafts, Badminton, Campfires, Carnivals, Dance, Educational Speakers, Fishing, Hayrack Rides, Hiking, Movies, Nature Study, Games, Roller-Skating, Skits, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, and Volleyball.

Coed Camp Website: www.camptanager.org
(319) 365-9164
Established in 1926

Leaf River, Illinois

Camp Kupugani

Residential Camp with Separate Girls' and Boys' Sessions

In separate girls-only and boys-only programs, we emphasize diversity and communication skills in a fun atmosphere... uniting kids of varied backgrounds; they expand their comfort zones and build character. They enjoy activities like rock climbing, river walking, canoeing, playing under waterfalls, and night hikes under the stars, plus carefully designed group activities and games so that fun and personal growth coincide.

Our campers' comments bear out our program's positive effect: "Camp Kupugani helped me see that I am beautiful on the inside and out. Because of my time here, I want to teach girls that they are strong independent women who can change the world."
"Camp Kupugani helped me realize everyone is unique and that makes us special, and everyone is alike and that brings us together." "Going to C.K. really helped me make friends, be happier, more sure of myself, and pretty much a better kid all around!"

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp Website: www.kupugani.com
(866) 471-4616
Established in 1951