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Summer Camps

Summer camps nestled in the woods of Newaygo County provide children, families and co-workers with rich outdoor experiences and skill building exercises that will create memories that last a lifetime. Each offering a wide range of activities like swimming, canoeing, hiking, ropes courses, bon fires and hearty foods.  All of our summer camps in Newaygo County span generations worth of time and all are the perfect venue for family retreats, professional development and leadership training.  Browse our Summer Camps and get planning!


Camp HenryCamp Henry is an ideal outdoor and retreat center for youth and adults. School classes, church groups and community organizations may rent our facilities and work with the Camp Henry program staff to plan customized activities for their participants. Camp Henry is available from mid-August through early June for retreat and outdoor education programming. Limited programming is available from mid-June to mid-August.

At Camp Henry you may rent cabins or lodges. You may opt to use any of our in-season recreational facilities or meeting places. You may also choose to have an outdoor or indoor campfire. We can provide the flexibility your organization requires. Please contact us for more information at 231-652-6472 or 616-459-2267.

Camp Newaygo: Since 1926 campers from around the country and throughout the world have enjoyed fun filled summers at Camp Newaygo Girl's Resident Camp. Our 101 acre camp rests along Pickerel Lakewhich is snuggled in the Manistee National Forest region, near the town of Newaygo,Michigan. If you like spending time in the outdoors, enjoying the sun, having fun on the water, and making life long friendships, Camp Newaygo is the place for you. There is more to discover though than just a Girls' Resident Camp, we also offer a Women's Programs, Parent & Me and Family Camps, Leader In Training program and Co-Ed Day Camps!  For more information contact the camp office at: 231-652-1184


Camp Echo: A YMCA summer camp for boys and girls located in Fremont, MI.  For more information contact the camp at: 231-924-0829