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YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago Family Camp Nawakwa


Monday, August 5, 2024    
All Day


YMCA Camp Nawakwa
13400 Camp Nawakwa Lane, Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, 54538

Event Type

Summer camping opportunities for families to share new experiences, spend quality time together and create lasting memories

YMCA Chicago Family Camps offer a variety of options for having fun, discovering the great outdoors and making memories together.

Family Camp Nawakwa offers a wide range of camping options from May 24 through Aug. 30.

This summer, Camp Nawakwa is celebrating 100 years of “Summer Under the Stars.” Special events will occur throughout the summer.

Families can participate in a wide range of activities, including:

  • Gaga ball, bags, kickball, chess and other games
  • Hiking and exploring nature
  • Boating and swimming
  • Tie-dyeing t-shirts, crafting, ice cream socials and more

The camp features 34 cabins (North and South camps). Two cabins, Bridge Builder and Pines, are accessible for campers with disabilities.

Families prepare their own meals in their cabins.

See the YMCA Family Camp Nawakwa 2024 Availability flyer for cabin information and fees. You can also learn about cabin options here.

Register online for Family Camp Nawakwa or call the Nawakwa camp staff at (715) 588-7422.

See more Nawakwa event details and answers to frequently asked questions.

If you have questions or need accommodations, please email