Camp Awosting; Camp Chinqueka | Summer Programs

Camp Awosting; Camp Chinqueka


Awosting for boys and Chinqueka for girls offer a full program that includes land sports and watersports, riding and crafts. Water-skiing, gymnastics and go-kart riding are popular activities. Morning sessions are structured, while afternoon programs are elective. Daily instruction by sports specialists is designed to improve athletic skills and stimulate camper interest. Camp Awosting is located on Bantam Lake in Morris, while Camp Chinqueka operates five miles away on Mount Tom Pond in Litchfield.

General Info

Name Camp Awosting; Camp Chinqueka
Location Bantam, CT
Year-round Contacts 800-662-2677
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aerobics, Aquatics, Archery, Basketball, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Crafts, Creative Writing, Dance, Deep-sea Fishing, Drama, Extreme Sports, Fencing, Field Hockey, Filmmaking, Fishing, Golf, Gymnastics, Hiking, Kayaking, Martial Arts, Media, Mountain Biking, Mountain Trips, Music, Outdoor Education, Photography, Rappelling, Riding, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Science, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Water-skiing, Watersports, Wilderness Camping, Woodcraft, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) K-10
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 6-16
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Pauline Jepson, Steven Jepson & Kristin Ebner, Directors
Residential Fee $2600-8000 (+$50-200), 2-8 weeks.
Year Established 1900
Sponsor Ebner Camps
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 10 sessions, 2-8 weeks long


Pauline Jepson, Steven Jepson & Kristin Ebner, Directors