Camp Ponacka



Situated on a peninsula in Lake Baptiste, Ponacka offers swimming, canoeing, sailing, riding, water-skiing, crafts, nature lore, camp craft and land sports, among other activities. The program also includes one- to seven-day hiking and canoeing trips. Although sessions typically run for four weeks, boys ages 8 and 9 may attend for two weeks. All counselors are former campers.

General Info

Name Camp Ponacka
Location Highland Grove, Ontario, Canada
Summer Phone 613-332-4125
Off-season Phone 705-748-9470
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Archery, Basketball, Bicycle Tours, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Crafts, Drama, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Riding, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Soccer, Street Hockey, Swimming, Water-skiing, Watersports, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Woodcraft
Grade Range (rising grades) 3-10
Age Range Residential — Boys Ages 8-15
Application Deadline April
Director Anne Morawetz & Don Bocking, Directors
Residential Fee Can$1850-3400 (+Can$100), 2-4 weeks.
Year Established 1947
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 6 sessions, 2-4 weeks long


Anne Morawetz & Don Bocking, Directors