Our experienced staff and volunteers are here to help your child grow and develop in the wilderness of Maine.
For the young adventurers, the YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan offers a range of programs that are designed to help your child explore the great outdoors. Our Sleep Away Camp and Adventure Seekers program offer a variety of activities for kids of all ages, from canoeing and kayaking to swimming, archery, and more. Our Leaders School gives teens the opportunity to develop leadership skills and foster teamwork, while having fun with friends in the wild. We strive to partner with parents to provide a safe and positive experience for your child throughout their life.
What kind of kids we support
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Programs at YMCA Camp Jordan in Ellsworth, ME
SLEEP AWAY CAMP
For children ages 7-15, our program provides age appropriate activities to foster self-exploration, challenge, and achievement.
A pedal-to-the-medal week of excitement for teens, this program has been formulated by experts in the fields of experiential learning and group development.
LIT & CIT
For teens ages 15-17 our Leader In Training (LIT) & Counselor In Training (CIT) programs are incredible, multi-week leadership development programs.