Summer Camp

Experience the magic of camp! Camp Winnebago Summer Day Camps provide your child with fun, safe experiences to learn new skills, build self confidence, and make lasting friendships. We pride ourselves in providing excellent role models that celebrate your child's achievements, demonstrate genuine friendships, and create a space in which each camper feels they belong. You are sure to find the right summer camp experience for your child at one of our four convenient locations, each offering an abundance of activities unique to each site!

SUMMER CAMP 2018
DETAILS AND THEMES
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Where does my child fit?

Ages: Entering K (4 years) - 8th Grade

5804 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103

Located on over 160 acres of woodlands, Camp Winnebago is a hidden treasure of the Rockford area and the perfect place for your child to spend their summer. The largest of our summer camp locations, Camp Winnebago is the complete summer camp package. With 3 lodges, 2 open-air pavilions, miles of trails and creeks, a pond, and 4 large fields, there is always something to explore! Getting your camper out of bed is easy when they know there is a day of jam-packed outdoor activities waiting for them at Camp Winnebago!

Program Area Highlights:
- Canoe and Kayak Pond
- Creek Study
- Splash Fountain
- 30 ft. Climbing Tower
- High Ropes Course
- Ottowa Outpost
- Archery
- Black Hole Slide
- The Pines
- Family Nights and Camper Overnights (Thursdays)
- AM/PM Bus Transportation Available

As a convenience, we offer buses between the facility branches and Camp Winnebago YMCA in the morning and afternoons. Spaces are limited.

Green Machine Bus at the Northeast Family YMCA
Yellow Banana Bus at the I.D. Pennock Family YMCA
Fee: $5/child/week

Rates: We offer a voluntary, 3-tiered pricing structure that allows you to choose the rate that your family can best afford. The rate that your family chooses is kept confidential and in no way affects the quality of program your child receives.
Price A: $157 Member / $172 Program Member per week
Price B: $147 Member / $162 Program Member per week
Price C: $137 Member / $152 Program Member per week
*Kinder Camp prices are an additional $38.00 per week

Camp Winnebago is accredited by the American Camp Association  Register Online

Ages: Entering 1st - 7th Grade

200 Y Blvd.
Rockford, IL 61107

Conveniently located at our downtown facility branch, Camp Winnebago Adventure Camp at I.D. Pennock Family YMCA is perfect for the child who enjoys the luxury of indoor space in addition to outdoor summer camp activities. Unique to Camp Winnebago Adventure Camp at I.D. Pennock Family YMCA is their outdoor sand volleyball court (a camper favorite) and a beautiful view of the Rock River! This summer camp location offers a smaller number of available spots, but packs in the same amount of summer camp fun!

Program Area Highlights:
- Indoor Gymnasium
- Swimming Pool
- Access to Bike Path
- Sandpit/Sand Volleyball Court
- Indoor Climbing Wall
- Archery Range
- Summer Reading Program
- Field Trips* (Dates and Locations TBA)
- Camp Overnights (Thursdays) *additional fee

Rates: We offer a voluntary, 3-tiered pricing structure that allows you to choose the rate that your family can best afford. The rate that your family chooses is kept confidential and in no way affects the quality of program your child receives.
Price A: $157 Member / $172 Program Member per week
Price B: $147 Member / $162 Program Member per week
Price C: $137 Member / $152 Program Member per week Register Online

Ages: Entering 1st - 7th Grade

8451 Orth Road
Loves Park, IL 61111

Located in perfect view of the Rockford Rivets Ballpark, Camp Winnebago Adventure Camp at Northeast Family YMCA is perfect for the child who enjoys the luxury of indoor space in addition to outdoor summer camp activities. Unique to Camp Winnebago Adventure Camp at Northeast Family YMCA is their vicinity to Sportscore II and kid-friendly pool activities! This summer camp location offers a smaller number of available spots, but packs in the same amount of summer camp fun!

Program Area Highlights:
- Indoor Gymnasium
- Swimming Pool
- Gaga Ball Arena
- Access to Sportscore II
- Summer Reading Program
- Field Trips* (Dates and Locations TBA)
- Camp Overnights (Thursdays) *additional fee

Rates: We offer a voluntary, 3-tiered pricing structure that allows you to choose the rate that your family can best afford. The rate that your family chooses is kept confidential and in no way affects the quality of program your child receives.
Price A: $157 Member / $172 Program Member per week
Price B: $147 Member / $162 Program Member per week
Price C: $137 Member / $152 Program Member per week Register Online

Ages: Entering 1st - 7th Grade

5375 Pebble Creek Trail
Loves Park, IL 61111

Camp Winnebago Adventure Camp at RAC is a hybrid of our Camp Winnebago location and our facility branch locations. RAC offers tons of indoor space and 10 acres of fields, woodlands, and a creek to explore. Craft rooms, fire pits, and trails make this location ideal for the summer camp experience!

Program Area Highlights:
- 10 Acres of Fields and Woodlands
- Creek
- Fire Pits
- Gaga Ball Arena
- Access to Local Parks
- Craft Room
- Archery Range
- Summer Reading Program
- Field Trips* (Dates and Locations TBA)
- Camp Overnights (Thursdays) *additional fee

Rates: We offer a voluntary, 3-tiered pricing structure that allows you to choose the rate that your family can best afford. The rate that your family chooses is kept confidential and in no way affects the quality of program your child receives.
Price A: $157 Member / $172 Program Member per week
Price B: $147 Member / $162 Program Member per week
Price C: $137 Member / $152 Program Member per week Register Online

NEW!​ CHILDREN'S LEARNING CENTER
Ages: 3-5 Years Old

2918 Glenwood Ave.
Rockford, IL 61101

Camp Winnebago is excited to provide our Kinder Camp families with an additional option for care this summer! With a large facility that boasts multiple playgrounds, its very own indoor gymnasium, and staff members who are experts with our youngest campers, the YMCA Children's Learning Center is perfectly equipped for our Kinders! 

Program Area Highlights:
Indoor Gymnasium
Weekly Northeast Family YMCA Swim & Exploratorium Time
Field Trips
​Multiple Playgrounds
Fully Licensed Daycare Facility
Small Group Ratios (1 counselor to every 6 campers)
 
Price A: $175 Member / $190 Program Member per week
Price B: $185 Member / $200 Program Member per week
Price C: $195 Member / $210 Program Member per week Register

AGE: 14-17 years

The Apprentice Counselor Program is designed for adolescents between the ages of 14 and 17 who demonstrate responsibility, maturity, a passion for working with kids, and an interest in learning how to become a leader at Camp and within their communities. All Apprentice Counselors must submit an enrollment application to be a part of the Apprentice Counselor Program at Camp Winnebago. For more information, contact Program Director Seth Bartos at 815-489-3374 or sbartos@rockriverymca.org.

Camp Winnebago's FOR ALL Inclusion Program is designed to provide inclusive support, by a trained staff members, to our campers with special needs.​ If your child needs any special assistance or accommodations​​ ​or to learn more about the FOR ALL Inclusion Program,​​ ​please contact ​Audi Stroup at 815.489.3374 or astroup@rockriverymca.org​.

The YMCA of Rock River Valley supports, to the best of its resources, the intent and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act as a Title II Provider.

If you have questions about any of our Camp options, please contact Camping Services YMCA at 815-489-3374 or campinfo@rockriverymca.org.