Summer Camps in Michigan for Boys and Girls

Michigan Camps

Summer Camps in Michigan

With an abundance of natural resources, Michigan is one of the best places to experience a traditional wilderness camp. The Midwestern state borders four of the Great Lakes and contains more than 11,000 smaller lakes across its two peninsulas. The state is also known as the center of the nation’s automotive industry, and more recently, fosters a growing tech scene. Attending a Michigan summer camp isn’t just a ton of fun—it’s educational and transformative too!

What Kinds of Michigan Summer Programs Are There? 

The best summer camps in Michigan will bring out your kids’ most admirable qualities, encouraging them to be confident, humble, and adventurous. Wilderness camps teach children how to safely traverse diverse landscapes, while sports camps motivate them to become better players and teammates. Other camps that place more focus on academics and tech prepare kids for a promising future with supportive instruction that expands their knowledge and strengthens their reasoning skills. 

Whether your child wants to embark on an outdoor adventure or get a head start on computer programming, they’ll have a blast while exploring and learning with their peers. Overnight sleepaway camps are available in Michigan for campers to further develop their friendships after the afternoon’s activities are through, but if your child wants to return home after a day of instruction, they may prefer a day camp instead. 

Search for Summer Camps in Michigan 

Look through our list of programs to find summer camps in Detroit, Hillsdale, Oscoda, and beyond. By participating in a summer camp, your son or daughter will develop important life skills alongside new friends in a supportive and fun environment.

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 Eberhart

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Three Rivers, Michigan

Established in 1909

YMCA Camp Eberhart

Sending kids to YMCA Camp Eberhart gives them the opportunity to learn and grow in an extraordinary environment. Situated on 200 wooded acres with over a mile of shoreline on Corey Lake, Camp Eberhart has been a treasured destination for children and families for more than 110 years. The skills learned during their time at camp will be used throughout their lives and they will never forget the time they spend here.

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Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Revolution Softball Camps

Girls Camp with Residential and Day Camp Sessions

Nationwide Locations in the United States

Revolution Softball Camps

TRAINING & GETTING BETTER!

Softball players of all ability levels and positions will benefit from a week at a Revolution Softball Camp. Campers will participate in a variety of offensive, defensive, and situational drills that they can use as the foundation for their future softball career. Campers will also develop a greater understanding of team play, learning the concepts to help make their team better. And don't forget ...read more

iD Tech Camps

Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs, ages 6-18

Held at 150+ campuses nationwide

Established in 1999

iD Tech Camps

This summer, explore a prestigious campus, make friends as you master new STEM skills, and join a community of over 450,000 alumni who are changing the world with tech!

At iD Tech Camps, students ages 7–17 unleash their creativity with the hottest courses in coding, game development, robotics, and creative arts. The top universities on the planet—Caltech, NYU, UPenn, and HKU—have trusted and hosted our programs for over ...read more

Coed 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 camp… 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

Classroom Antics STEAM Camps

Coed Day Camp, ages 6-13

30+ Locations Throughout Ohio and Michigan

Established in 2007

Classroom Antics STEAM Camps

Classroom Antics is very excited to announce we have added virtual camps to our wide portfolio of STEAM enrichment.

Virtual STEAM camps are live, interactive, and a great way to fuel your child's passion for learning. With new camps being added all the time, our virtual camps are a great way to learn new tech skills or sharpen existing ones.

As a leader in the STEAM education space for over 10 years, we know ...read more

Coed Camp

Camp Pillsbury

Coed residential camp, ages 6-17

Owatonna, MN

Established in 2014

Camp Pillsbury

Camp Pillsbury campers select their own activities. Programs offered include: Theatre, Performing Arts, Circus Arts, Trapeze, Dance, Rock Band, Equestrian, Woodworking, Visual Arts, Sports, Technology, Water Sports, Magic, Gymnastics, Extreme Sports and more.

Camp Pillsbury is a coed sleep-away camp ages 6-17, located just south of Minneapolis MN. We offer 3 three week sessions and 2 one week sessions. Campers choose how they spend ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

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

Virtual Summer Tech Camps

Coed Day Camp, ages 10-15

Online Camp

Established in 1999

Virtual Summer Tech Camps

Virtual Tech Camps: Learn from home. Right now. Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you'll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project. -Structured, weeklong sessions available now in multiple time zones (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) -The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, ...read more

Coed Camp

Camp Invention

Coed Day Camp

Locations Nationwide

Established in 1990

Camp Invention

Energize your kid's creativity and confidence with our new Camp Invention® program, Recharge! Available as an in-person or at-home experience, campers in grades K-6 will collaborate with friends in hands-on, open-ended STEM challenges. They'll take apart a microphone to explore its inner workings, build and test a device to launch rubber ducks, and design morphing vehicles for the Super Road Rally! Each activity is designed to inspire ...read more

Coed Camp

GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps

Day and Residential Camps with separate sessions for boys and girls

Locations Nationwide, United States

Established in 2000

GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps

The GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps were developed to provide young athletes with an opportunity to become better lacrosse players with instruction from the best coaches and players in the game today. Our goal is to help you keep improving, no matter what your ability level, through great coaching and healthy competition.

The foundation of the GameBreaker Lacrosse Camp program is our coaching staff. Our camp directors are a collection ...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

Breakthrough Basketball Skill Development Camp

Coed Day Camp

Locations Across the US & Canada

Established in 2006

Breakthrough Basketball Skill Development Camp

Breakthrough Basketball conducts quality, high-intensity, drill based camps that focus on not only bettering a players skill set on the court but also building character and confidence off the court. These camps will strengthen your athletes mentality while boosting their confidence to become more aggressive and skilled players. Our camps will provide a focused, fun learning environment that cannot be rivalled. Our coaches passion is reflected ...read more

Coed Camp

YMCA Camp Nissokone & Ohiyesa

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Holly and Oscoda, Michigan

Established in 1914

YMCA Camp Nissokone & Ohiyesa

Sparkling waters. Breathtaking sunsets. Trails leading to extraordinary adventures. Perfect for getting into nature for adventure and play under the careful guidance of responsible counselors. Living and playing as a team is a way of life at camp. Kids discover new skills, make friends, gain confidence, develop life and leadership skills, and practice teamwork, while celebrating shared achievements and learning from others' strengths. We ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Capitol Debate Virtual Summer Camps

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

31+ locations nationwide in 21 states

Established in 2001

Capitol Debate Virtual Summer Camps

Distance shouldn't prevent your students from improving their communication skills. Seize the moment to have a long-lasting positive impact on your child. Capitol Debate is proud to introduce our robust Virtual Summer Camps. We were a pioneer back in 2012 in launching the first national online educational platform to teach public speaking and debate. Since then, thousands of students have crossed our screens and have gone on to be successful ...read more

Accredited by the Association for Experiential EducationCoed Camp

*The Amazing Me Day Camp

Coed Day Camp

Canton, Michigan

Established in 1999

An interactive week-long day camp that focuses on the human body and health designed for 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders. Each day new body systems are explored and healthy habits are emphasized.

Camp runs one week 9:30am - 4:00pm. Campers are engaged in interactive games, dissections, hands-on activities, fieldtrips, and outdoor fun. A T-shirt and snacks are included.

Coed Camp

*Adventure Learning Center @ Eagle Village

Residential Therapeutic Camp

Hersey, Michigan

Established in 1968

The Adventure Learning Center is the experiential center of Eagle Village where programs are tailored to serve clients' individual needs. Our 683-acre campus allows us to offer programs using a variety of adventure facilities and accommodations.

Our adventure facilities include indoor/outdoor linear and maze ropes courses, indoor/outdoor climbing walls, climbing towers, and various cooperative and initiative sites.

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Gilda's Club - Camp Sparkle

other type program- not traditional camp

Grand Rapids, MI

Established in 2004

Gilda's Club is a free program and community of children, adults, families and friends who have been impacted by cancer or have experienced the death of a loved one. People gather here to learn, share their experiences and, a few laughs along the way. Camp Sparkle is a program of Gilda's Club Grand Rapids. We invite your children to connect with other children impacted by cancer or grief. Together, we will be traveling around the world, ...read more

Coed Camp

Camp Tamakwa

Residential coed summer camp, ages 7-16

Algonquin Park, Ontario

Established in 1936

Camp Tamakwa

Living for now, memories forever! Camp Tamakwa is a children's overnight summer camp in Algonquin Park located 2.5 hours north of Toronto. Founded in 1936, Tamakwa is home to over 250 boys and girls aged 7-16. Our intimate camp size allows for small camper to staff ratios where campers feel supported in every aspect of daily camp life. Tamakwa prides itself on traditional values, camp spirit, safety and skill development. Tamakwa's ...read more

Accredited by the Ontario Camping AssociationCoed Camp