Camp Winnebago Day Camps

Camp Winnebago YMCA is proud to serve our campers in a day camp setting year-round! Camp Winnebago hosts summer camps at four convenient locations throughout the Rock River Valley. Looking for adventure for your camper during the school year? Camp Winnebago offers Camp Days programming on days when school is not in session and hosts week-long winter and spring break camps as well. Here at Camp Winnebago, we provide your campers with endless opportunities to experience achievement, develop friendships, and discover a sense of belonging all year!


We are here to surround your kids with fantastic chances to try new experiences this summer. Show them all they can do when they believe in themselves. 


We’re here to inspire your kids to work together and play together, creating friendships that can last a lifetime.


We’re here to welcome your campers. To help them quickly realize this is a place where they belong and can be themselves. Try new things. Make new friends. And be a part of something great.

Camp Days

Can’t wait any longer for summer camp? When school is out, Camp is in. Camp Rekindle is open during Winter break, Camp Revive is open during Spring break and we have special Camp Days throughout the year when school is not in session.

Camp Winnebago Summer Camps

Camp Winnebago YMCA has developed a comprehensive day camp program that delivers age-appropriate fun and discovery for kids of all ages throughout the entire year. Our camp grows with your child offering campers a place where friendships are forged, memories are made, and the sense of security to take risks and express their true selves is found. We focus on individuality, creativity, socialization, and fun! Camp Winnebago Summer Camps are offered at four convenient locations.

YMCA Camp Benson

Looking for a week-long, resident camp experience? Check out Camp Winnebago's sister Camp, Camp Benson YMCA. Located in Mt. Carroll, Illinois, Camp Benson is the perfect location for your camper to experience resident camp. Camp Benson YMCA offers discounted rates for YMCA of Rock River Valley members.

For the Parents

Camp Winnebago YMCA aims to give kids their BEST SUMMER EVER through a day camp experience with more activities to help them gain a sense of achievement, make friends, and feel welcome.
We are looking forward to a fun and exciting week of summer camp with your child. This page will help answer some of your questions regarding Camp policies and procedures. Your child’s safety, well-being and program enjoyment are our primary concerns. 

We truly believe that all children deserve an unforgettable camp experience regardless of their family’s income. Financial Assistance is available through our Open Doors Scholarship Program. For more information please contact us at 815.489.3374.

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