Miniwanca | Summer Programs



Separate but concurrent camps serve boys and girls at this traditional camp. An array of recreational and artistic activities appeals to boys and girls with varying interests. Older campers may embark on five- to 25-day sailing or wilderness adventure trips. Weeklong day-only sessions serve children entering grades 1-6.

General Info

Name Miniwanca
Location Shelby, MI
Year-round Contacts 231-861-2262
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Bicycle Tours, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Crafts, Dance, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Music, Rappelling, Riding, Ropes Course, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Volleyball, Watersports, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Woodcraft
Grade Range (rising grades) 1-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 8-17; Day — Coed 6-12
Application Deadline April
Director Tom Moore, Director
Residential Fee $840-5355, 1-6 weeks.
Day Fee $160, 1 week.
Year Established 1925
Religious Affiliation Ecumenical
Sponsor American Youth Foundation
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 2-6 weeks long


Tom Moore, Director