YMCA Camp Nissokone is located on 170 acres of spectacular lakefront in Oscoda, Michigan near Lake Huron. Nissokone hosts one, two and three week-long summer Overnight Camps for youth and teens and is surrounded by 1,000 acres of national forest. Nissokone is best known for it’s sailing, horseback riding and Teen Leadership Development (Wi-LD) programs. In 2018, Nissokone was featured in Outside as a Top 10 camp in the US for Outdoor Adventure. YMCA Camp Nissokone is an ACA accredited, licensed summer camp. Transportation is available weekly from Birmingham and Livonia.
About Camp Nissokone– Since 1914, Camp Nissokone has helped youth and teens unplug and discover the world around them. Camp Nissokone offers more than canoeing, ziplines and horseback riding. The staff at Camp Nissokone believe that all young people deserve the opportunity to discover what they can achieve; the camp teaches young people to believe in themselves to master new skills, overcome fears, and make responsible decisions. With has a wide variety of activities for all ages, Nissokone is perfect for getting into nature for adventure and play under the careful guidance of responsible counselors.
YMCA Camp Nissokone Oscoda 2020
Camp Date(s) – June 21, 2020 through August 1, 2020 (1, 2, and 3 week sessions)
Camp Cost – $549 per week for Overnight Camp (early discounts available)
Camp Description – Nissokone is a place like no other: a spectacular natural environment in which the majestic AuSable River meets the shores of Lake Huron, home to transformative programs, well-maintained facilities, exciting activities, and a dedicated staff of experienced, caring YMCA professionals. For over 100 years, Nissokone has been a jewel of the YMCA, and a premier northern Michigan summer camp.
Camp Nissokone Themes 2020
- Wild Safari
- Video Games Unplugged
- Board Game Escape
- Monster Invasion
- Wild West
- Horseback Ranch Camp
- Trekkers (Grade 7) backpacking / hiking Ausable River
- Trail Blazers (Grade 8) Sleeping Bear Dunes / Manitou Islands Hiking
- Navigators (Grade 9) Pictured Rocks Hiking
- Leaders in Training (Grade 10) Ausable River Canoeing
- Great Lakes Sailing Trip (Grade 11)
Contact YMCA Camp Nissokone today to register your child today!
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For more info on YMCA Camp Nissokone Oscoda 2020, visit www.ymcadetroit.org/nissokone