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What activities are offered at Winnewald?

Camp Activities: The most popular activities are swimming, archery, nature, all sports, fishing, team-building, and camp trips. More activities are listed on our Activities page.

Which age groups does Winnewald serve?

Age Groups: 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.

What is the camper-to-staff ratio?

Camper to Staff ratio: The ratio of campers to staff is approximately 7 to 1.

What are the enrollment periods?

Enrollment Periods: Although we have a 8-week season, campers may enroll for a period of 1 or more weeks.

What kind of facilities does Winnewald have?

Camp Facilities: 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, pickleball, clubhouses for all age groups, and basketball courts.

Where is the camp located?

Location: 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..

Are Health and First Aid services available?

Health/First Aid: We employ a full-time health/first aid person with EMT/RN certification; many of our staff members are CPR and First Aid certified.

What is the staff make-up?

Staff: Our staff is comprised of teachers, college students, and mature high school students.. Many of our staff members are former campers.

How can I visit Winnewald?

Visits: Pre-arranged visits are always welcome. Please see our Contacts page for information on how to reach us to schedule a visit.