Average rating out of 10
from our 2016
Overnight Camp Survey




Hours per week of reading time by each camper to minimize summer
learning loss







During your child's time at camp, they will have the opportunity to participate in some amazing activities.  more importantly, they will be engaged by counselors who work to instill the four core values of the YMCA: Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.  Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your child's life.     

Never been to camp before?  Check out our events page that lists our open houses and FREE community events.  These are great opportunities to alleviate anxiety in campers, or parents :), who want to learn more about camp before summer arrives.                                                                                                                 

Overnight Camp Documents

Camper Health History - Needs to be filled out new each year to ensure proper care of each camper
Physical Form - A new physical form is needed every 12 months
Paper Registration - Needs to be completed for the waiver signature, up to date contact info, and emergency contacts
Parent Packet
Online Registration
requently Asked Questions

FAQ Overnight Camp Video
FAQ Teen Camp Video
Parents Panel Video
Preventing and Lessening Homesickness

Trading Post

Trading Post is our Camp Store, for both snacks and merchandise!  Each child will have an account that the Camp Staff will keep track of.  

Every day, they will have the opportunity to visit the Snack Store. Items range from $0.50 to $2.00
SNACKS AVAILABLE: chex mix, goldfish, pretzels, and more. 
DRINKS AVAILABLE: varied gatorade, juice, and water.

We sell lots of great items in our Merchandise Store, and they'll have an opportunity to visit at least once during the week. We'll be putting up a menu soon, but it will include shirts, water bottles, bandanas, sunglasses, hats and more! Items range from $2-$30! Stay posted for specifics!

 If there is a balance at the end of the summer, there are NO refunds, so please keep that in mind!  Any remaining monies will go towards our Annual Campaign to help more kids in our community!


Financial Assistance

We believe that everyone has the right to attend Camp and we will do our best to help get your child to Camp, no matter your financial ability.  Add on's are not eligible for scholarship i.e. horse programs.  Please fill out the form below and send to Alex.  If you have any questions, please contact her via email or 563.381.3053
Scholarship Form


Deposits are non-refundable.


For us to fulfill our mission and let all kids come to Camp, despite finances, we rely on generous donors to make dreams come true!  For more information, go here, and contact Alex Clark on how you can help. 
For $25, you can provide transportation or lunch for a Day Camper!
      $200, you can send a kid to Day Camp!
      $400, you can send a child to Resident Camp!
      $600, you can send a teen to Teen Camp!