Specialty Camps


Day Camp Programs for ages 10-14

Your camper might want a new challenge without missing his or her favorite Wabansi traditions.  Specialty camps are made for your child. Our specially trained staff offer adventures and excursions during the week that allow campers to try something new while also being able to spend time at the camp they love so much.  It's the best of both worlds!


Survivor Camp

We never vote your child off the island, but they might feel like they are on a special island. Your tribe will be challenged with many outdoor skills including fire-building, basic first-aid, raft-building, and making shelters. They will create some awesome meals over the fire and, if they choose to stay overnight on Thursday, their tribe and counselors will camp out in Wabansi's famous "Yabwe" campsite and experience a special tribal council ceremony.  Don't miss out on this camp tradition - stay overnight!

Do not hesistate to come twice!  Survivor camp changes each session based on our counselors' specialized knowledge and campers' unique interests.  Campers came twice last year because it was totally different and crazy cool.

Typical Week Schedule:

On Monday we meet our tribe and the counselors that will lead us through challenges and adventures all week.  Every day we learn something new!  It feels like we're on our own island because we get to spend a lot of time at Wabansi's "Yabwe" campsite, learning outdoor living skills and doing team-building activities with our tribe members.  At the Thursday overnight we get to camp out and we have a special tiki-lit Tribal Council where we talk about how well our new friends showed the core values of Honesty, Respect, Responsibility, and Caring throughout the week.  At the end of the week we go home with new skills and new friends.  Everybody wins at this Survivor!

2020 Survivor Camp Session Dates and Prices:

Week 3: June 29-July 3 

Week 9: August 10-14

*You receive a 20% discount for each program you register for after your first.  
This applies to all of Wabansi's programs.*

Y Member 1st Week = $269
Y Member After 1st Week = $215
Non-Member 1st Week = $284
Non-Member After 1st Week= $227




 Zippin' Adventure

Ready to Zip?  Zip Ready!  Zipping?  Zip On!

Wondering what that is all about?  That’s exactly what you’ll hear called out across the beautiful Door County countryside just before you take the jump down the zip line!  We’re taking trips up to Door County Adventures for the thrill of a lifetime.  Your camper will participate in a zip line excursion as well as kayaking and other great camp activities.  All activities are conducted under the supervision of certified zip line operators and adventure guides.

2020 Zippin' Adventure Session Date and Prices:

Week 7: July 27-31

*You receive a 20% discount for each program you register for after your first.  
This applies to all of Wabansi's programs.*

Y Member 1st Week = $374
Y Member After 1st Week = $299
Non-Member 1st Week = $389
Non-Member After 1st Week= $311


 Family Night

Thursday night is special at Camp Wabansi. Campers may invite 3 guests (parents/relatives) to Thursday Family Night! Campers get to share the love and tradition of camp with their guests through tours, skits, songs, games, a campfire, and introductions to the camp staff. Thursday nights are also special because of the overnight stay. All campers are automatically registered for the overnight upon registration which includes our famous hot dog dinner for every camper! All guests of campers should plan to bring a picnic dinner to enjoy. Campers will spend the night in a cabin or a tent with their friends, and wake up to enjoy a Flapjack Friday Breakfast. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: There is no transportation provided Thursday evening or Friday morning due to the overnight. (Your camper may opt out of the overnight and they will need to be picked up on Thursday and dropped off at camp Friday morning. The camp fee will remain the same. 

Pick Up / Drop off Locations and Additional Child Care Options

Before & After Care 

$15 per child, per week of camp is all it takes to send your camper to the YMCA's Before and After Care program. It is offered at the West Side YMCA and Langlade School. Care begins at 7:00 AM and concludes at 6:00 PM. You may sign up for this care when you register for camp. 

New Bussing information for 2020:  New Bussing Information for 2020:  On Thursday afternoons and Friday mornings, NO bus transportation will be provided. Any campers who choose to opt out of the Thursday Night Overnight must be picked up at Camp on Thursday afternoon and dropped off at Camp on Friday morning. Friday afternoon drop offs will remain the same. 

West Side YMCA

Pick-Up 8:00 AM / Drop-Off 4:40 PM

Langlade School

Pick-Up D7:45 AM / rop-Off 4:40 PM

East Side YMCA

Pick-Up 8:15 AM / Drop-Off 4:15 PM

Camp Drop Off

Pick-Up 9:00 AM / Drop-Off 3:45 PM 











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