Canoeing and Kayaking Summer Camps: Canoeing and Kayaking camps and summer camps with Canoeing and Kayaking as a major activity.

Canoeing and Kayaking Summer Camps in the Midwest US

YMCA Camp Warren

Residential Camp, Single-gender Sessions Ages 7-16

Eveleth, Minnesota

Established in 1927

YMCA Camp Warren

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 and educational ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Voyageur

Residential boys' summer camp

Ely, Minnesota

Established in 1951

Camp Voyageur

Camp Voyageur, owned and operated by the Erdmann family since 1951, is a small private camp for boys 9-17 located next to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeastern Minnesota.

We have a traditional in camp program but our specialty is canoeing trips. We lead 3-16 day wilderness trips canoeing in the Boundary Waters and Canada's Quetico Provincial Park. In addition we also lead hiking along the North Shore of Lake ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationBoys Camp

Falcon Camp

Residential coed Camp, ages 6-16

Carrollton, Ohio

Established in 1959

Falcon Camp

Falcon Camp will be closed for the 2020 summer season due to Covid-19, but keep us in mind for 2021!

Small and private, Falcon offers a wide variety of activities, excellent staff, and great fun. Programming is separate for boys and girls with planned coed events. Falcon creates learning opportunities and experiences in an atmosphere of warmth and understanding. Great staff, great food, great fun!

Falcon Camp accepts ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Akeela

Residential coed summer camp

Thetford Center, Vermont and Appleton, Wisconsin

Established in 2007

Camp Akeela

Camp Akeela is a co-ed, overnight camp with locations in Vermont and Wisconsin. Within a well-rounded and traditional program we emphasize the social growth of our campers, many of whom have been diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome or a non verbal learning disability.

Akeela is an intentional community that values and celebrates each child and staff member. Campers make life-long friends, develop self-confidence, achieve independence, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Lincoln / Camp Lake Hubert

Residential camp with separate facilities for boys and girls and one coed session

Lake Hubert, Minnesota

Established in 1909

Camp Lincoln / Camp Lake Hubert

Camp Lincoln for Boys and Camp Lake Hubert for Girls are separate, non-sectarian, single-sex, traditional camps that focus on skill and character development for boys and girls aged 5-17 years old. Camp Lincoln and Camp Lake Hubert are nestled on the pristine shores of sandy bottom, spring-fed Lake Hubert, where over 40 land, water, and adventure activities take place on our 750 wooded acres of pine and birch forests.
Activities include: ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Streefland

Coed Day Camp Ages 4-15

Lakeville, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Streefland

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Streefland. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Streefland is located at beautiful Lake Kingsley in Lakeville, MN.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps include Horse, Fishing, Duct Tape Art, Sports, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Guy Robinson

Coed Day Camp - Ages 4-14

Anoka, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Guy Robinson

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Guy Robinson. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Guy Robinson is located at beautiful Lake George Regional Park near the communities of Oak Grove, St. Francis and East Bethel, MN.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Teen Wilderness Adventure Camp

Ely, Minnesota

Established in 1929

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Ages 11-18

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 offers a progressive challenge and growth for teens. As campers return ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Ihduhapi

Coed Day Camp - Ages 4-14

Loretto, Minnesota

Established in 1929

YMCA Day Camp Ihduhapi

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Ihduhapi (EE-dohop-ee). This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Ihduhapi is west of the Twin Cities near Loretto, MN, on 175 acres on beautiful Lake Independence.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps ...read more

Coed Camp

Greenwoods Camp for Boys

Residential boys' summer camp

Decatur, Michigan

Established in 1935

Greenwoods Camp for Boys

Greenwoods Camp offers boys a top quality 2, 4 or 8 week summer experience.

More than just a sports camp, we are a community focused on inclusion and character development. Whether you are a competitive athlete, musician, or love water sports, there is a place for you at Greenwoods. We teach sportsmanship on the field and teamwork in the bunks. The spirit of our brotherhood sets the stage for adventure, growth and discovery.

Each ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationBoys Camp

YMCA Camp Menogyn

Wilderness Adventure Coed Camp Ages 12-18

Grand Marais, Minnesota

Established in 1922

YMCA Camp Menogyn

Menogyn (min-O-jin) is of Ojibwe origin, meaning "To Grow Fully." No roads lead to YMCA Camp Menogyn, campers cross West Bearskin Lake by boat to this beautiful wilderness setting on the Gunflint Trail near Grand Marais, MN.

For over 90 years, YMCA Camp Menogyn has provided high quality wilderness adventures for teens. We focus on small group, wilderness canoeing, backpacking, and rock climbing trips that are safe, fun, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Camp Icaghowan

Residential Coed Camp Ages 7-16

Amery, Wisconsin

Established in 1909

YMCA Camp Icaghowan

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 in self-confidence, 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 ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Woodbrooke

Residential co-ed summer camp

Richland Center, Wisconsin

Established in 1979

Camp Woodbrooke's 2020 season is cancelled due to COVID-19. Please keep us in mind for 2021! A small, creative, noncompetitive camp for ages 7-15, on 162 wooded acres. Campers thrive in a caring, safe community, and are challenged to explore their own talents and skills. We respect the unique worth of each individual, the value of cooperation in our diverse community, and creative exploration of our natural environment.

Campers ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Red Pine Camp for Girls

Residential girls' summer camp

Minocqua, Wisconsin

Established in 1937

Red Pine Camp for Girls

If you are seeking a camp which will contribute to your daughter's character and development, protect her welfare and safety, augment her happiness, and increase her self-esteem, Red Pine is it. Red Pine is a traditional girls residential camp that prides itself on professional staff, excellent maintenance & individual attention.

Individual activity programming is determined by abilities and interests, allowing campers to ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Camp Kodiak

Residential coed summer camp, ages 6-18

McKellar, Ontario

Established in 1991

Camp Kodiak

Camp Kodiak is an integrated, non-competitive camp serving children and teens with and without LD, ADHD, and high-functioning ASD. Our campers range in age from 6 to 18. Our program includes a SOCIAL SKILLS PROGRAM, an ACADEMIC PROGRAM and over 50 sports & activities. We build confidence and self-esteem by structuring all activities, athletic, artistic and social, to ensure success. Our staff includes teachers, social workers, child & ...read more

Accredited by the Ontario Camping AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Nuhop

Residential coed summer camp

Perrysville, Ohio

Established in 1974

Camp Nuhop

Camp Nuhop is a residential summer camp for children with learning disabilities, attention deficit disorders, Asperger's Syndrome (ASD) and behavioral nuances. Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, dynamic learning environment where people are empowered to succeed. In our structured programs, campers receive specialized placement with staff that understand their individuality. Our staff teaches self-awareness, social development, and ...read more

Coed Camp

Swift Nature Camp

Residential coed summer camp, ages 6-15

Minong, Wisconsin

Established in 1964

Swift Nature Camp

Swift Nature Camp is an overnight nature camp for boys and girls ages 6-15. Our focus is to blend traditional summer camp activities while increasing a child's appreciation for nature, science and the environment.

Our special Discovery Camp is a nurturing program for first-time overnight campers, offering additional staff to provide support and encouragement to overcome homesickness and build confidence. The program welcomes ...read more

Accredited by the Quebec Camping AssociationAccredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Riva-Lake

Residential Girls' Camp

Winchester, Tennessee

Established in 1921

Camp Riva-Lake

Camp Riva-Lake is situated in a quiet cove on Tims Ford Lake in Winchester, Tennessee. Surrounded by an abundance of natural resources, Riva-Lake is within minutes of some of the region's most beautiful sites for outdoor adventure, including the Elk River and Rutledge Falls.

Riva-Lake girls participate in a variety of activities with other girls their age, which may include: horse-back riding, swimming, tennis, sailing, canoeing, ...read more

Camp Nicolet for Girls

Residential girls' summer camp, ages 7-17

Eagle River, Wisconsin --- The Northwoods

Established in 1944

Camp Nicolet for Girls

Camp Nicolet for Girls is located in the heart of the Northwoods on crystal-clear Franklin Lake near Eagle River, Wisconsin. Since 1944, camp is home to 95 campers ages 7-17 and 45 caring and experienced staff who enjoy living and learning together during our 2, 3, 5, 6, or 8-Week programs. For campers age 11+, we offer backpacking, canoeing, and kayaking trips through Northpoint Adventures - Nicolet's wilderness tripping program.

Quality ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

YMCA Day Camp Heritage

Coed Day Camp - Ages 4-14

Lino Lakes, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Heritage

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Heritage. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Guy Robinson is located on Peltier Lake across from Wargo Nature Center in Lino Lakes, MN.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps include Dragons, Fairies ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Kumalya

Coed Day Camp - Ages 4-14

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Kumalya

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Kumalya. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Kumalya is located at Lake Elmo Park Reserve in Lake Elmo, MN.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps include Dragons, Fairies & Princess Camp, Wild ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Camp Ihduhapi

Residential Coed Camp Ages 7-16

Loretto, Minnesota

Established in 1929

YMCA Camp Ihduhapi

Ihduhapi (EE-dohop-ee) is of Lakota origin, meaning "Independence." At YMCA Camp Ihduhapi, campers enjoy a variety of memorable daily adventures, learn 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 ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Spring Lake

Coed Day Camp

Rosemount, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Spring Lake

We believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. YMCA Day Camp is a 5-day enrichment program where kids enjoy a traditional camp experience during the day and are home each night. Days are filled with adventure and discovery activities that progressively build self-esteem and skills while developing the potential of children and teens, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of responsibility.

YMCA ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Daycroix

Coed Day Camp Ages 4-15

Hudson, Wisconsin

YMCA Day Camp Daycroix

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Daycroix. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

DayCroix is located at YMCA Camp St. Croix, one our residential camps, on Lake St. Croix in Hudson, WI.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps include ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Camp du Nord

YMCA Family Camp

Ely, Minnesota - Burntside Lake

Established in 1960

YMCA Camp du Nord

For more than 50 years, Camp du Nord has been providing outdoor experiences for families: offering opportunities for enriched family relationships, increased wilderness appreciation, and spiritual growth. Each day provides new adventures, where families have quality time together. Cozy and comfortable cabins range from rustic to full amenity, tent sites also available.

Activities include canoeing, campfires, age-group programming, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Smoky Mountain Adventure Camp

Coed Adventure Camp

Cosby, TN

Established in 2002

Smoky Mountain Adventure Camp

Smoky Mountain Adventure Camp, situated adjacent to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and the Cherokee National Forest, is only a short distance from the popular resort town of Gatlinburg. Campers enjoy a full adventure experience as we cave, hike, backpack, tube, canoe, rappel, rock climb, ride horses, white-water raft, and participate in outdoor and naturalist programs.

We also participate in challenge activities and we stress ...read more

Coed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Manitou

Coed Day Camp Ages 4-14

Monticello, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Manitou

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Manitou. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Manitou is located on 1,200 acres on Lake Bertram and Long Lake outside of Monticello, MN.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps include Horse, Fishing, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Lake of the Woods Camp for Girls

Residential girls' summer camp

Decatur, Michigan

Established in 1935

Lake of the Woods Camp for Girls

Lake of the Woods Camp is ideally situated in Southwest Michigan's water wonderland and offers girls a 2, 4 or 8 week summer experience.

More than just a campů We are an intentional community that helps guide girls and teens to be their best selves. Campers design their own program from over 50 land and water activities.

Our outstanding staff provides a safe environment where campers grow in skills, make friends, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

YMCA Camp Eberhart

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Three Rivers, Michigan

Established in 1909

YMCA Camp Eberhart

Situated on 200 wooded acres with over a mile of shoreline on Corey Lake, YMCA Camp Eberhart has been a treasured destination for children and families for more than 110 years. We provide a lifetime's worth of skills and experience through residential and day summer camps, specialty camps, and camping activities for all.

Camp Eberhart boasts one of the largest sailing programs in the country and offers additional activities ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Christmas Tree

Coed Day Camp - Ages 4-14

Minnetrista, Minnesota

Established in 1956

YMCA Day Camp Christmas Tree

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Christmas Tree. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Christmas Tree is located west of the Twin Cities, near Mounds, MN on beautiful Dutch Lake with 45 acres for adventure.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Day Camp Kici Yapi

Coed Day Camp - Ages 4-14

Prior Lake, Minnesota

YMCA Day Camp Kici Yapi

Girls and boys create memories and friendships at YMCA Day Camp Kici Yapi. This is the perfect way to introduce children to traditional camp experiences during the day and return home at night. Great for both first time and returning campers.

Kici Yapi is located on a beautiful 80-acre wooded site in Prior Lake, MN.

Traditional and Specialty Camps are available. Specialty Camps include Horse, Fishing, Outdoor Living, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Manito-wish YMCA

Residential camp with separate sessions for boys and girls

Boulder Junction, WI

Established in 1919

Camp Manito-wish offers 2 & 4 week separate boys and girls overnight summer camps for 5th -10th graders. Programming is intentional, providing progression for continual growth, along with our wilderness tripping that instills confidence, leadership and self-esteem. Program areas include: Archery, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Nature, Music, Sailing, Swimming, Tennis, Rock Climbing, and more.

Our 2-7 day wilderness ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

ADA Camp Hertko Hollow

Residential coed summer camp

Boone, Iowa

Established in 1968

Camp Hertko Hollow is a resident camp held at the Des Moines YMCA Camp, located on the river north of Boone.

Activities include horseback riding, swimming, carnoeing, rappelling, ropes course, archery and riflery, plus special activities for different ages.

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp