CAMPING SINCE 1896
PHANTOM LAKE YMCA CAMP
WHERE KIDS ARE FREE TO JUST BE

Camp Registration

Posted by on Feb 24, 2016

Girls Camp FULL Coed 3 FULL Coed 4 FULL Coed 5 FULL Mag 7&8 Coed 5a FULL Register soon before you miss out! ** New this year- Coed 6 Yes- that is correct! Please make sure you double check the dates for the Coed 3, 4, & 5 because they do not match up to the same weeks as they have in the past. Check out: Rates And Dates   Click Here To Sign Up!  ...

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About Phantom

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013

Phantom Lake YMCA Camp is a nurturing environment unknown to most children. Where campers help each other, build each other up, include one another. Where the chaos of overly structured, daily life washes away. Where children find themselves in a place they don’t have to be anything else.

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Giving Back

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013

For more than a century we’ve weathered many storms. Some of these storms put camp within a whisper of extinction. As we look to the future, we learn from our past. We are all stewards of Phantom’s future.
 
 

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International

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014

Why Choose Phantom Lake? Phantom Lake YMCA Camp has been providing the quintessential American summer camp experience to thousands of campers since 1896. Located on the shores of Phantom Lake, our ideal location, amazing staff, and enduring traditions have kept campers coming back year after year.  We also have a long tradition of accepting international campers and staff. Campers from more then 20 countries have taken part in our programs. At Phantom Lake, international campers have the chance to experience an important part of American culture. Summer camps have been a popular American tradition since the middle of the 19th century.  Every summer 11 million children and adults in the U.S. take part in this tradition.  Phantom Lake is the oldest summer camp in Wisconsin and the second oldest YMCA camp in North America. We have survived this long by providing the best camp experience around. Here at Phantom Lake, safety is also very important to us. We are accredited by the ACA (American Camping Association). The ACA regularly inspects us to make sure we are meeting safety and quality standards....

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Sessions Are Filling!

Girls Camp FULL Coed 3 FULL Coed 4 FULL Coed 5 FULL Mag 7&8 Coed 5a FULL Register soon before you miss out! ** New this year- Coed 6 Yes- that is correct! Please make sure you double check the dates for the Coed 3, 4, & 5 because they do not match up to the same weeks as they have in the past. Check out: Rates And Dates   Click Here To Sign Up!  ...

DAY CAMP EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!

  Register now until May 1st and receive $20 off of each session!   For Day Camp Dates & Rates click here: Day Camp   Programs: AM Mini-tyke: Ages 3-6, 8:30am – 11:30am. 1 snack provided. Cost: $135 per weekly session Full Day Mini-tyke: Ages 4-6, 8:30am – 4:00pm, 2 snacks and lunch provided. Cost: $270 per weekly session Camp Zicahota: Ages 7-12, 8:30am – 4:00pm, afternoon snack and lunch provided. Cost: $245 per weekly session Camp Nagi: Ages 12-14, 8:30am – 4:00pm, afternoon snack and lunch provided. Cost: $270 per weekly session AM Care: Ages 7-14, 7:00am-8:30am Cost: $22 per week PM Care: Ages 7-14, 4:00pm-6:00pm Cost: $27 per week Day Camp Sibling Discount You may deduct $50 for any additional sibling attending any session. Sign Up for 6 or more day camp sessions and get AM and/or PM care for FREE Free AM and PM Care – Available for campers age 7-14. Sign up for six or more weeks of camp and get AM and PM...

Why Summer Camp Matters

Check out this blog by Alumnus Kizzy Marco! “I wrote a blog about the importance of summer camp for the hospital that I work with. It is largely based on my PLYC experience! Just thought I’d share…” http://www.checkupnewsroom.com/camp-meetin/...