Youth Camps

Looking for a camp that is breathtaking in natural beauty, creates a vibrant and safe community, and encourages campers to explore the world around them? Camp Westwind has fostered life-changing outdoor experiences since 1937, and offers an array of exciting camp activities that include watersports (canoeing, kayaking, paddle-boarding, bellyacks, snorkeling), archery, challenge course, arts and crafts, disc golf, beach games, campfires, and many more.

Westwind offers a number of different types of camp sessions for youth, including a new Winter break camp called ‘Winter Wonderland’.

2017 Youth Camps – Registration Opens November 1st, 2016!

Youth (Coed, Grades: 2-8), $675

Whether it’s making friends with someone new, learning to use a kayak, participating in a campfire skit or hiking to an overnight spot where you spend a night under the stars, Westwind encourages campers to grow beyond their boundaries, giving them self-confidence by doing something they have never done before.

During their camp adventures, campers spend their days trying new activities and participating in some of Westwind’s most exciting activities.  No two days are ever the same!

2017 Sessions:

  • Session 1 June 18-23 Cancelled due to school calendar conflicts
  • Session 2 June 25-30
  • Session 3 July 9-14
  • Session 4 July 16-21
  • Session 5 July 30-August 4
  • Session 6 August 13-18
  • Session 7 August 20-25

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First Timers (Coed, Grades: K-4), $325

This is the perfect opportunity for first time campers to get acquainted with the magic of camp life under the careful and constant supervision of specially chosen counselors. Campers will spend three days and two nights immersed in camp activities including arts and crafts, archery, beach time, campfire, songs, and making new friends!

Session: July 12-14, 2017

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Mini Camp (Coed, Grades: 1-4), $425

Mini Camp is a world where imagination comes alive! Campers spend a magical four days and three nights participating in their choice of daily activities while making friends and creating lasting memories. Activities include canoeing, kayaking, archery, challenge course, beach fun, skits, songs, campfire, arts and crafts, nature exploration and many more. Campers get a taste of everything Westwind and build confidence and independence to return the next year for a full session!

Session: July 9-12, 2017

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Winter Wonderland promotion card*NEW* Winter Wonderland

Youth (Coed, Grades 2-10), $500

Winter Wonderland Camp features a unique mix of brisk outdoor and warm indoor activities, plus traditional camp programming. Westwind is excited to kick off this first annual Westwind Winter Wonderland camp tailored for youth and teens to come experience the place they love with a new twist in a new season. Each day there are opportunities for outdoor skills, crafting, hiking, woodworking, baking, games and performing. Campers will explore how winter holidays are celebrated around the world and continue the Westwind tradition of embracing and celebrating the diversity around us.

Dates:  December 17-21, 2017 (Sunday to Thursday).
Crossing at Knight Park is at 2pm; transportation from Portland can be arranged (call office)
Registration Fee: $500
Grades 2-10
Camperships (financial aid) available


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