Changing Lives Through Overnight Camp

Summer camp programs have been suspended due to COVID-19 safety concerns.

Summer Camp

Sunday - Saturday, week-long sessions June through mid-August.

YMCA Camp Wapsie strives to provide a safe and fun environment where children can challenge themselves while learning new skills in an outdoor environment. Though Wapsie’s coed program, campers build lifelong friendships and memories while growing in confidence, independence and building personal skills. Programs built around fun and character development are designed to give different age groups the optimum experience and tie into their interests and abilities.

Whether mastering the climbing tower or learning to prepare food over a campfire, campers are encouraged to set goals and try new things.

Some of the Activities Offered:

  • Swimming
  • Zip Line
  • Guitars
  • Drama

* A nominal fee charged

  • Burma Bridge
  • Canoeing
  • Archery
  • Outdoor Camp Skills
  • Arts & Crafts*
  • Team Sports
  • Climbing Tower
  • Horseback Riding*
  • Hiking
  • Nature Study
  • .22 Riflery*
  • Trap Shooting*

Overnight Camp Pricing:

Tier A – $630

Tier B – $580

Tier C – $530

Camp Themes 2020:

Thursdays are special themed days with activities related to the theme. Wapsie transforms into another world with special events and themed activities to help campers express their creative side.  Costumes are welcome but not necessary.

Week 1  June 7 – 13  Super Hero
Week 2  June 14-20  Magic
Week 3  June 21 – 27  Space Travels
Week 4  June 28 – July 4  Settlers of the Wapsie
Week 5  July 5 – 11  Music Mania
Week 6  July 12 – 18  Board Games

“Advance to Go”

Week 7  July 19 – 25  Jungle Fury
Week 8  July 26 – Aug 1  Olympics
Week 9  Aug 2 – 8  Wild West
Theme week at camp - young girl with camp leader dressed as pikachu

Packing List

Download our complete list of what to pack for Overnight Camp!