Boys and girls at Shaw-Waw-Nas-See engage in a range of land sports and watersports, artistic activities, games, nature pursuits and team-building exercises. Specialized options include Extreme Camp, which features canoe trips, horseback trail rides and rock climbing, and, for older campers (ages 14-16), Outdoor Teen Leadership Camp. The latter combines team challenges, first aid and CPR certification training, and a canoeing trip down the Kankakee and Wisconsin rivers.
|Program Focuses & Features||Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Canoeing, Community Service, Conservation, Cooking, Crafts, Creative Writing, Dance, Ecology, Environmental Science, Farming, Fine Arts, Football, Geology, Hiking, Lacrosse, Music, Outdoor Education, Painting, Riding, Ropes Course, Science, Scuba Diving, Soccer, Softball, Survival Training, Swimming, Theater, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Yoga|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 7-16|
|Director||Emily Wever, Director|
|Residential Fee||$300-800, 1-1½ weeks.|
|Sponsor||Northern Illinois 4-H Camp Association|
|Dates & Sessions||June-July; 7 sessions, 1-1½ weeks long|