Answers to the ten most frequently asked questions about Winnewald:
The most popular activities are swimming, archery, nature, overnight camp-out (9's), all sports, computers, fishing, low ropes, and camp trips. More activities are listed on our Activities page.
Campers are divided into "home" groups by age, gender, and school grade: 5-6 (K-1st grade), 7-8 (grades 2-3), 9-10 (grades 4-5), and 11-12 (grades 6-8). Activities are co-ed.
The ratio of campers to staff is approximately 7 to 1.
Although we have an 8-week season, campers may enroll for a period of 1 or more weeks.
Winnewald is located on about 30 acres and includes two heated swimming pools, play fields, archery area, tennis, low ropes, nature areas, miniature golf, street hockey court, clubhouses for all age groups, and basketball courts.
Winnewald is in Clinton Township between Routes 629 and 31, about three miles from Round Valley Reservoir, Interstate 78, and Route 523; 14 miles from Ethicon..
We employ a full-time health/first aid person with EMT/RN certification; many of our staff members are CPR and First Aid certified.
The majority of the staff is college age and older. Many of our
staff members are former campers.
Pre-arranged visits are always welcome. Please see our Contacts page for information on how to reach us to schedule a visit.
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