Deep in the heart of the Cheesy Wonderland, better known as the state of Wisconsin, you'll find a group of adventurous munchkins, the Hiking Hobgoblins of WI! These gutsy little guys and gals absolutely love to explore the wilderness, always armed with their trusty cheesehead hats for protection and inspiration. Each morning, with the rising sun as their alarm clock, the Hiking Hobgoblins of WI set off on their newest adventure. The rolling hills, dense forests, and sparkling lakes of Wisconsin are their playground. Their leader, a loveable and goofy fellow named Sir Gouda Giggles, guides them through the wilderness with an infectious laughter that seems to echo through the valleys. Wisconsin is an adventurer's dream, rich with towering trees older than your great-great-grandparents, bountiful wildlife that'll have your eyes popping, and trails that wind like a never-ending jigsaw puzzle. And don't even get me started on the lakes! They are so clear and blue, you'd swear they are giant mirrors reflecting the sky! The Hiking Hobgoblins laugh, play and explore, turning every rock, sniffing every flower, and greeting every woodland creature they meet. They are fearless, curious, and always hungry for their favorite snack, Wisconsin's world-famous cheese! After all, every adventurer needs fuel, and what's better than a chunk of squeaky, delicious cheese to keep the energy levels high? So, if you're ever in Wisconsin and hear a burst of laughter echoing from the hills, just smile and wave. You might just spot the red cheesehead hats of the Hiking Hobgoblins of WI, bobbing in the distance, off on another grand adventure.

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

Minong, WI 54859
4.5(4 reviews)
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Parents can be sure their children are in a safe and nurturing environment as they explore God’s creation and grow in their faith and understanding of the world around them. At LuWiSoMo, children are encouraged to step outside of their comfort zone and explore God’s creation in an outdoor ministry setting. Through activities such as swimming, hiking, and canoeing, campers will have the opportunity to learn more about their faith and build relationships with peers and mentors in a safe and nurturing environment. LuWiSoMo is committed to providing faith-growing experiences for people of all ages. With experienced and trained staff, activities such as Bible study, praise and worship, and team-building exercises, campers will be able to gain a deeper understanding of their faith and God’s presence in their lives. This is a great opportunity for parents and children to bond and build relationships with each other and with God.

Wild Rose, WI 54984
5(5 reviews)
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Crossways Camping Ministries is a multi-site outdoor ministry organization based in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). We provide year-round faith-based programming for children, youth, families, and adults in northeastern Wisconsin. Our retreat and event facilities are available for private group rentals, and we strive to create an environment of acceptance and belonging for all who participate. We respect the rights and dignity of all staff, volunteers, and participants, and foster a community of equals where everyone is respected. Our commitment to creating a safe and inclusive place is strong and we invite you to join us in our mission.

Clintonville, WI 54929
4.8(5 reviews)
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At Camp Manitou, we offer a wide variety of outdoor activities for children entering grades 2-10. From swimming and boating to large group games, campers will have the chance to learn new skills, make lifelong friends, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Our unique Mud Hike is a camp tradition since the 1940s and gives campers the chance to explore the outdoors and have fun while getting a bit muddy. Camp Manitou is the perfect place for your child to explore the outdoors, learn new skills, and make lasting friendships. Come join us and learn more about our camp and all the fun activities we have to offer!

New Auburn, WI 54757
4.9(5 reviews)
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Camp Timberlane is nestled in the Northwoods of Woodruff, Wisconsin. With access to pristine lakes, acres of forests, and plenty of open skies, our camp provides an ideal setting for a summer of adventure. Our dedicated staff of professionals is committed to providing the best summers of a boy's life. Our program features a wide variety of activities, including swimming, canoeing, fishing, archery, arts and crafts, team sports, and much more! We also offer a variety of trips, including overnight and multi-day adventures, to help campers explore the great outdoors. At Camp Timberlane, we guarantee new friends, great activities, and tons of wilderness opportunities!

Arbor Vitae, WI 54568
4.4(3 reviews)
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Camp Kawaga has been around for over a century, and has always held its main mission to be character building. Our founder established this principle, and it continues to be true today. We strive to live up to The Kawaga Ideal, which is based on our core values of respect, responsibility, sportsmanship, and kindness. Our campers have the opportunity to build relationships, learn about themselves and others, and develop life skills - all while having fun in our unique and vibrant community.

Minocqua, WI 54548-9415
5(5 reviews)
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At Camp U-Nah-Li-Ya, your camper will have an experience of a lifetime! They will gain new skills, create unforgettable memories, and develop lasting friendships. They will also learn important values that will stay with them long after camp is over. At Camp U-Nah-Li-Ya, campers will enjoy thrilling adventures that will help them become more resilient. They will also have the opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with exceptional role models. Through these experiences, campers will gain independence and confidence in themselves. Ultimately, the Camp U-Nah-Li-Ya experience is one that will last a lifetime. Your camper will return home with new skills, memories, values, and friendships that will stay with them forever. Send your camper to Camp U-Nah-Li-Ya for an unforgettable summer of growth and learning!

Suring, WI 54174-9324
5(5 reviews)
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Spend your summer at Camp Lakotah! This intimate camp is situated in a private setting nestled in the majestic pines along the shores of Little Hills Lake near Wautoma, Wisconsin. Your child will be able to explore an encouraging environment of play, learning, and companionship. The camp features cozy cabin living, creative counselors from all around the world, innovative programing, and plenty of new friends. Spend the days roasting marshmallows by the campfire, swimming in a crystal-clear lake, and gazing at the Milky Way! Camp Lakotah is uniquely positioned to provide your child with a sense of wonder and excitement essential to their growth and development.

Wautoma, WI 54982-7281
5(5 reviews)
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At Anokijig, the mission is to provide an outdoor setting and community that is based on respectful values, dedicated to the development of positive lifestyles, and focused on learning new skills and experiencing personal growth. In addition, Anokijig makes sure that children and families also have an outrageous amount of fun and develop an appreciation for our natural environment. The camp staff is passionate about helping children and families get the most out of their time at Anokijig. They strive to create an experience that is full of adventure and exploration, while also teaching them life skills and imparting important values. This is done through a variety of activities and experiences, all designed to foster connection, self-discovery, and growth.

Plymouth, WI 53073
5(3 reviews)
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At YMCA Family Camp Nawakwa, we understand the importance of family. That's why we strive to create a safe and welcoming environment that encourages precious memories to be made. Our family camp programs have been designed with four main objectives: to strengthen family relationships, to promote positive values in an outdoor setting, to build an awareness of the environment and to provide an atmosphere of fun and relaxation. We have plenty of activities that the whole family can enjoy, both independently and together. From outdoor sports and games to arts and crafts, there’s something for everyone to get stuck into. And with plenty of returning families, it’s clear why our retention rates are so high. YMCA Family Camp Nawakwa is the perfect place for families to come together and reconnect. With our commitment to providing an atmosphere that encourages relationships to grow and thrive, plus a range of activities to enjoy, it’s no surprise that families return year after year.

Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538
5(3 reviews)
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Founded in 1964, Camp Nan A Bo Sho is dedicated to helping children reach their full potential, both mentally, physically, and spiritually. The camp offers exciting activities such as paddling a canoe, cooking over a campfire, pottery making, and climbing a wall. In addition, campers learn the importance of teamwork, cooperation, conservation of resources, and the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. Camp Nan A Bo Sho provides a unique and unforgettable experience for children of all ages. From early morning until sunset, campers are engaged in fun and educational activities. The camp provides a supportive environment for children to develop positive self-esteem, create lasting friendships, and gain independence. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to gain skills that will benefit your child for the rest of their life. Sign up for a week of camp today and witness the transformation!

Lakewood, WI 54138
4.7(3 reviews)
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Come explore the Museum Store and discover the history of Wisconsin! Whether you are shopping for a special gift or looking for something to take home as a memory of your visit, you are sure to find something special. With a large selection of books, home decor, jewelry, clothing, toys, and more, the Museum Store is a great place to pick up unique items that are perfect for visitors of all ages. Make every visit to the Museum Store an adventure. Stop in and browse the great selection of books, home decor, jewelry, clothing, toys, and more. Each item is carefully chosen to highlight the history of Wisconsin, and make the perfect souvenirs for visitors of all ages. Whether you’re looking for something to take home or a special gift, the Museum Store is sure to have something that you’ll love. The Museum Store is the perfect place to explore the history of Wisconsin and find the perfect souvenir. With a wide variety of books, home decor, jewelry, clothing, toys, and more, you’re sure to find something special for yourself or a friend. Take the time to browse our selection and discover unique items that are perfect for visitors of all ages.

Madison, WI 53703
5(5 reviews)
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Bubolz Nature Preserve is the perfect place for families to come together and enjoy the beauty of nature! With educational programming offered year-round, parents and children can explore the unique blend of habitats found on the preserve while learning about the importance of protecting our environment. Additionally, the preserve provides a variety of recreational opportunities for families to enjoy, including hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, and more. At Bubolz Nature Preserve, families can have fun while also learning about the importance of preserving our natural environment. By providing educational programming and recreational activities, the preserve encourages appreciation for the outdoors and a healthy appreciation for nature. With its unique blend of Northern and Southern habitats, Bubolz is an important natural area in Northeast Wisconsin that the community can come together to appreciate and enjoy.

Appleton, WI 54913-9665
5(5 reviews)
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Heckrodt Wetland Reserve is the perfect place to explore nature in all its beauty. The 91-acre urban nature reserve offers a variety of habitats for visitors to explore, including forested wetland, cattail marsh, open water, created prairie, open field, and upland forest. From wildlife such as reptiles, amphibians, and mammals to migrating songbirds and waterfowl, the Reserve offers a glimpse into the natural world. With its convenient location, it's easy to take a day trip and experience nature's beauty right in the city.

Menasha, WI 54952
5(5 reviews)
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Explore the history of Milwaukee and the surrounding area at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center! Once a farm for the Schlitz Brewery draft horses, this comprehensive nature center now offers six miles of trails that take visitors through 185 acres of forests, wetlands, restored prairies, ravines, bluffs, and Lake Michigan shoreline. Visitors of all ages can take part in a variety of educational programs, from toddlers to senior citizens. Plus, the nature center's Gold LEED certified Educational Center provides a sustainable and energy-efficient experience. Enjoy spectacular views of Lake Michigan from the 60-foot observation tower, and take advantage of the trails for hiking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing. Discover Milwaukee’s natural beauty and history at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center!

Milwaukee, WI 53217
5(5 reviews)
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Parents Magazine is proud to present Camp Fairwood, a 230 acre haven of pristine Wisconsin wilderness. For over fifty years, this Christian camp has been providing a refuge from the storms of life. God has blessed this camp with a mission of providing campers with an excellent Christian camping experience, in which they can come to know Jesus as Savior and grow closer to Him. Camp Fairwood offers a variety of activities that are designed to be both Christ-centered and action-packed. Campers can enjoy meaningful moments in a peaceful and pleasant setting. Throughout the year, Camp Fairwood hosts seven weeks of summer camp for youth and families and about 38 retreats. The camp is staffed by two full-time employees, two part-time employees, and about 40-45 seasonal staff during the summer. Parents can rest assured that their children will be cared for in a safe and nurturing environment.

Westfield, WI 53964
5(5 reviews)
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At Holiday Home Camp, we believe in providing campers with a safe, fun, and enriching summer camp experience. Our campers come from all walks of life and our diverse camp community helps foster a sense of acceptance and belonging. We are committed to creating a positive and supportive environment for campers and staff. Our campers leave with lasting friendships, memories, and a greater appreciation for the outdoors.

Williams Bay, WI 53191
5(5 reviews)
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The Horseshoe is a summer camp like no other. We welcome campers from ages 8-18 from around the globe to join us each summer to experience a truly dynamic program. Our campers will take part in premier athletics, awesome outdoor adventure, water sports, tripping programs, and a never-ending line-up of innovative activities. Plus, in the evenings, they will enjoy creative programs, unique special events, and more! At Horseshoe, we believe in creating maximum fun and endless variety while promoting positive values and growth through meaningful accomplishment. Our campers say the Horseshoe experience is “amazing”, “indescribable” and “the best place on earth” and we call it “The Heart of Horseshoe.” Come join us and see what an unforgettable summer camp experience looks like!

Rhinelander, WI 54501-9560
5(5 reviews)
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At YMCA Camp Minikani, our mission is to inspire every camper to recognize their unique potential. We strive to provide a safe and nurturing camp environment that celebrates the success of individual growth and encourages children to make connections with the world around them. Whether it’s a new skill or a renewed sense of self-confidence, we prioritize helping your child discover something new about themselves. At Camp Minikani, we believe that every child has the power to create the life they want. We foster an atmosphere of appreciation and acceptance, one in which campers can feel secure enough to take risks and explore, without the fear of judgement. Our counselors and staff create a supportive and caring community, where each individual’s successes become the camp’s successes, and each camper is seen and celebrated for their own unique gifts.

Hubertus, WI 53033-9660
5(5 reviews)
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For over 70 years, campers have been coming to Pine Lake & Lake Lucerne to experience life-changing moments. This is a place to grow, learn, and discover more about faith, friendships, and yourself. With a team of dedicated staff and volunteers, campers have the opportunity to explore and grow in an environment that celebrates life and encourages personal growth.

Neshkoro, WI 54960
4.5(3 reviews)
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At YMCA Camp MacLean, we provide a unique opportunity for our campers to learn self-reliance, a love for nature, and the development of healthy practices and meaningful relationships. We provide an environment in which campers can engage in fun and adventure-filled activities like campfires, canoeing, archery, hiking, and swimming. At YMCA Camp MacLean, we understand that camp can be a new and unfamiliar experience. We want to make sure that your camper and their family feel supported and comfortable. Our dedicated and experienced staff are here to answer any questions you may have and ensure that your camper is ready for their camp adventure. YMCA Camp MacLean is committed to providing an exciting and safe camp experience. Our campers will learn skills, develop character, and form lasting friendships all while having an unforgettable experience. With our commitment to excellence, we look forward to you and your camper joining us this summer!

Burlington, WI 53105-9401
5(5 reviews)
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Welcome to Camp Woodbrooke! Located in southwestern Wisconsin, this unique residential summer camp offers a safe, supportive environment for campers ages 7-12 to explore the natural world. With no more than 34 campers at a time, Camp Woodbrooke provides an intimate opportunity for campers to get to know one another and foster important life skills such as independence, accountability, negotiation and decision making. Campers also participate in daily work crews which help to teach them the importance of working together. For older campers, ages 13-15, Camp Woodbrooke has an expanded program. This program allows campers to experience a bike or canoe trip and camp along the way, further expanding their horizons and building upon the experiences and skills they have developed as younger campers. At Camp Woodbrooke, campers of all ages are encouraged to explore, learn, and grow in a safe and supportive environment. With 162 acres of land, there is plenty of opportunity to discover new things and make lasting memories.

Richland Center, WI 53581-6417
5(2 reviews)
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At Camp Manito-wish YMCA, we believe in the power of inclusion, striving to create an environment where everyone is accepted and celebrated. We emphasize the importance of recognizing and appreciating the unique qualities and experiences of each individual, while also upholding human dignity and valuing diversity. We strive to cultivate a culture that encourages personal growth and development. We aim to challenge our participants to grow in wisdom, stature, and to gain favor with God and with one another. Through our programs, we strive to make a lasting impact on each individual, inspiring them to become leaders and positively influence the world.

Boulder Junction, WI 54512
4.6(3 reviews)
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Hoofbeat offers a unique horseback riding camp experience for girls and boys aged 8-13. The camp provides an opportunity for children to learn the basics of horseback riding while building positive relationships with other campers. Day campers will learn the fundamentals of horsemanship, receive instruction in riding, and have the chance to explore the outdoors. Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts will also benefit from the Hoofbeat experience. Our retreats and conferences foster teamwork and communication while taking part in a variety of outdoor activities. Our goal is to provide every camper with a positive, enriching, and safe experience.

Mazomanie, WI 53560-9368
5(5 reviews)
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At PEAK, we believe in the power of experience-based learning to create positive change in the lives of young people. Our commitment to investing in the youth of today pays off in the future, with an emphasis on developing the character of the next generation. Through our range of exciting programs, we are able to provide a safe, supportive environment for young people to explore, discover and grow.

Milwaukee, WI 53205-1811
5(5 reviews)
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Wisconsin Farmers Union’s (WFU) Kamp Kenwood has been a place of summer fun for generations. It was in the 1940s when WFU President Ken Hones first had the vision to build a camp where rural youth could come together and learn. He believed that education was the cornerstone of a better future. It is a testament to the dedication of the WFU members from across the state who donated their time and funds to make Hones’ vision a reality. The 23-acre camp nestled in Wisconsin’s lush forests contains rustic cabins, hiking trails, sandy beaches and a dining/activities lodge. Kamp Kenwood is a place that honors Hones’ legacy and shows what can be achieved when people come together to invest in their communities and in their youth. It is a place of fun and learning where generations of young people have come to build lifelong memories.

Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
4.7(3 reviews)
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At Beber Camp, we strive to create an environment where every child is welcomed and accepted for who they are. Our goal is to challenge and nurture individual growth, while helping to build a strong sense of community and Jewish identity. We are committed to providing a safe and positive space, where children can explore new and exciting experiences in a diverse atmosphere. We understand that professional leadership is essential for providing a quality camp experience. Our staff is highly trained and dedicated to helping campers reach their full potential. We are proud to have exceptional leaders that provide guidance, support, and a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Mukwonago, WI 53149-1833
5(5 reviews)
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Located on more than 548 acres bordering Governor Dodge State Park, Bethel Horizons offers an unprecedented experience! Our mission is to develop and perpetuate a physical, social, intellectual, and spiritual environment, which will strengthen and enhance understanding of a person’s proper relation to God, self, others, and nature. Meals and overnight accommodations are available for those attending our programs. Come and explore the beauty of Bethel Horizons! With its unique natural setting, it offers a special opportunity for faith development, community and renewal, and encourages growth in the harmonies of God, self, others and nature. Through summer camp, adventure programs, environmental education and the arts, Bethel Horizons provides an unforgettable experience for all who visit. Join us on our journey of discovering and enjoying a deeper understanding of our proper relation to God, self, others, and nature.

Dodgeville, WI 53533-8822
5(5 reviews)
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At our camps, girls have the opportunity to explore and express themselves in a safe and supported all-girl environment. Our expert staff and Girl Scout sisters have been providing these opportunities for more than 100 years, giving campers the confidence to try new things. As a result, our campers develop courage, confidence, and character – qualities that will help them to make the world a better place. Through the dedication of more than 6,500 volunteers, we are able to serve nearly 18,000 girls in southern Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and one county in Iowa. Our camps provide girls with an enriching and empowering experience. With the help of our experienced staff and Girl Scout sisters, campers are encouraged to take risks, be creative, and develop their character. By providing a safe and supportive environment, girls can find the courage to make the world a better place.

Mason, WI 54856-2500
5(4 reviews)
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At Camp Ramah in Wisconsin, we strive to create an atmosphere of vibrancy and community. We believe in the power of Jewish life and leadership. Our campers and staff are empowered to view themselves as part of the ongoing Jewish heritage. We offer a range of activities to suit everyone who comes through our gates, including camp fun, building long-lasting friendships, and developing leadership skills. Camp Ramah Wisconsin is a place where campers can grow and develop. Third to eleventh graders can mature and become independent with our supportive and caring community. We are dedicated to making every summer an unforgettable experience filled with fun-filled activities, meaningful relationships, and a renewed sense of Jewish identity.

Conover, WI 54519-5600
5(5 reviews)
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Day camp at Camp Whitcomb/Mason is a great opportunity for kids and teens, ages 7-17, to gain self-confidence, personal growth and a sense of wonder. Our outstanding counselors will guide campers through a variety of activities such as exploring the outdoors, swimming, fishing, creative art projects, and learning new games. Plus, we provide healthy snacks and lunch each day! Join us for a summer of unforgettable fun and learning.

Hartland, WI 53029-8900
4.7(3 reviews)
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At Camp Woodland, girls have the opportunity to develop problem-solving skills, take on new challenges and discover their strengths in a supportive environment. Our campers learn real-life skills that will help them in their future endeavors. They gain confidence as they explore their interests, build relationships and develop their unique talents. We strive to create an environment where girls feel safe to express themselves, take risks and be authentically who they are. Girls at Camp Woodland are encouraged to step outside of their comfort zone and explore their potential. Our counselors provide guidance and support to help each camper reach her highest potential. Camp Woodland is an incredible summer experience that helps girls become confident, independent thinkers with the skills and strength needed to reach their goals. We make sure to create a space that allows each girl to express her uniqueness and develop her own personal leadership style.

Eagle River, WI 54521-8184
5(5 reviews)
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We’ve seen campers make lifelong friendships that start with the shared experiences of living together at camp. The girls in the cabin become a tightknit family unit. They share stories of the day, discuss victories and defeats, and even braid each other’s hair. Of course, there are also plenty of opportunities for laughter and silliness. This is the special bond that is formed between campers at Chippewa. To further strengthen these relationships, we pair counselors with the same cabin of girls each summer. This allows the counselors to form a strong bond with your daughter over the years. We’ve seen campers form friendships that last a lifetime and it all starts with the shared experiences of living and growing together at camp.

Eagle River, WI 54521
4.4(2 reviews)
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At House In The Wood, we believe in the power of nature to help children and young adults grow and develop. We understand that a safe and natural setting can be just as formative as the urban environment. That’s why our program focuses on introducing adult role models who can provide essential guidance and serve as positive examples of responsibility and leadership. We strive to create a positive atmosphere that allows young people from underserved communities to be themselves and thrive. Our Summer Camp, Outdoor Education, and Leader In Training programs are designed to help disrupt generational poverty and foster growth and responsibility in our children and young adults. With the ultimate goal of returning these young people to their communities prepared for leadership roles, House In The Wood has been empowering children and building strong communities since 1910.

Delavan, WI 53115-3265
5(5 reviews)
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Lutherdale offers a unique opportunity to get away from it all in Southeastern Wisconsin. Here, visitors can enjoy waterfront activities, field games, archery, a farm, and more. With a 3-sided climbing tower and a low and high challenge course, there’s something for everyone. Our staff is dedicated to providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere for youth, families, and adults. We offer a range of accommodation options, from cabin rentals to a hotel-style conference center. Explore our 52-acre campus near Elkhorn and experience all that Lutherdale has to offer.

Elkhorn, WI 53121-2465
5(5 reviews)