Camp Tawonga | Summer Programs

Camp Tawonga


Tawonga's weeklong session (for children entering grades 2-7) consists of arts and crafts, swimming, boating, sports, nature activities, visits to the animal farm and a day trip to Yosemite National Park. Two-week sessions (grades 3-9) feature a backpacking overnight in Yosemite or the Stanislaus National Forest and a day on the ropes course. Three-week programs (grades 5-10) include backpacking, a ropes course, dances, sports, drama, and arts and crafts. In addition, older campers choose from advanced offerings in arts and crafts, drama, self-defense, a cappella singing and dance. Jewish traditions and learning opportunities are part of the program.

General Info

Name Camp Tawonga
Location Groveland, CA
Year-round Contacts 415-543-2267
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Bicycle Tours, Boating, Canoeing, Crafts, Dance, Drama, Farming, Fine Arts, Football, Hiking, Kayaking, Martial Arts, Media, Mountain Biking, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Music, Peace/Cross-cultural Studies, Rappelling, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball, Wilderness Camping
Grade Range (rising grades) 2-10
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 7-15
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jamie Simon, Director
Residential Fee $925-3555 (+$40), 1-3 weeks.
Year Established 1925
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 6 sessions, 1-3 weeks long


Jamie Simon, Director