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Camp Weona Programs

No camper is one size fits all — so we offer a range of different kinds of camp experiences to ensure that everyone can have their summer to remember.

Traditional Camps

First Experience Camp

Ages 7-12
$380/$480
This is the perfect session for the young first-time camper who wants a taste of camp life. YMCA Camp Weona believes in progressive and age-appropriate camping, and this is a great way to see what it is all about. Children enjoy three days (Sun-Wed) of traditional activities like swimming, canoeing, arts and crafts, pony rides, and more! Your camper will make new friends and memories that will last a lifetime. (Campers enjoying their time have the option to extend their stay the entire week).
Three-Day Sessions, Sunday to Wednesday
Dates: June 28-July 4, July 5-11, July 12-18, July 19-25, July 26-August 1, August 2-8, August 9-15

Explorer Camp

Ages 7-9
$620/$680
Explorers get to experience the variety of great programs and skill tracks that Camp Weona has to offer. In this one week program, Explorers travel through skills tracks and participate in age-appropriate activities. Explorer programming helps your campers feel at home in our Twin Pines Village, while our qualified staff work with them to help them experience new activities and memories.
One-Week Sessions, Sunday to Saturday
Dates: June 28-July 4, July 5-11, July 12-18, July 19-25, July 26-August 1, August 2-8, August 9-15

Tracker Camp

Ages 10-12
$620/$680
Interested on building upon a specific skill that we offer at Camp Weona? In this one week program, Trackers choose a specialized track to hone in on, such as rock climbing, arts and crafts, music and drama, aquatics, culinary arts or S.T.E.M. There are plenty of skills tracks to choose from. The rest of the day is filled with making lifelong memories and friendships through our regular cabin and activity programming.
One-Week Sessions, Sunday to Saturday
Dates: June 28-July 4, July 5-11, July 12-18, July 19-25, July 26-August 1, August 2-8, August 9-15

Horse Wrangler Camp

Ages 10-14
$720/$790
Does your camper love horses? With qualified staff at the reins, your child can expand their horsemanship skills while sharing their fulfilling experiences with friends. Wranglers combines the best of our traditional resident overnight camp with a dedicated horse period each day. Each horse period includes a riding lesson, in-barn lesson, barn chores, and other activities. Wranglers ride every day, weather permitting.
One-Week Sessions, Sunday to Saturday
Dates: June 28-July 4, July 5-11, July 12-18, July 19-25, July 26-August 1, August 2-8, August 9-15

Weekend Adventure Camp

Ages 7-17
FREE
Stretch your one-week session into an extended stay with our weekend adventure camp program. It’s perfect for campers who want to stay for more than one week. Include free laundry cleaning, challenging high and low ropes courses, and other fun activities. Weekend Sessions, Saturday to Sunday, for campers staying two or more weeks. Stay-over registration required prior to camp.
Dates: Weekends of July 4, July 11, July 18, August 1, August 8

Teen Camps

Young Teen Camp

Ages 12-14
$620/$680
Our Young Teens program is tailored for campers who are ready for their next independent camping experience. Young Teens work together to develop an end of the week performance in the form of a movie or slide show. Young Teen Campers choose a skills track, but also get to develop a better sense of identity with age specific programming. They also get to compete in Pontius Challenge Course, have their own beach or movie parties, and so much more!
One-Week Sessions, Sunday to Saturday
Dates: June 28-July 4, July 5-11, July 12-18, July 19-25, July 26-August 1, August 2-8, August 9-15

Teen Camp

Ages 14-16
$620/$680
New this year! This program provides the best of camp with teen specific programming. Teen campers are given the opportunity to be social and design a program around their own interests, with the structure and guidance of Camp Weona staff. This one week program focuses on group challenges, including high ropes courses, raft building, and other team building exercises.
One-Week Sessions, Sunday to Saturday
Dates: June 28-July 4, July 5-11, July 12-18, July 19-25, July 26-August 1, August 2-8, August 9-15

Leadership Programs

If you would like to learn about our exciting leadership programs for ages 15-17, please click here to read all about them!

 



Financial Assistance

Within the available resources of the organization, YMCA Buffalo Niagara will provide services to any youth, senior, adult, or family who desires to participate and understands the benefits of the YMCA.