Girls become the best version of themselves during summers at Waukeela. Beyond the amazing activities we offer, we believe that camp truly prepares campers for life as independent, thoughtful, and self-confident young women.
The legacy of Waukeela is, and will always be, a place where campers past and present can call home, and the incredible summer experiences and bonds last a lifetime.
I remember coming back from camp the summer before I went into 7th grade, I was devastated as I always was, and wanted to go back to camp so much that it was all I could think of. During my first days of school, I was sitting in my English class daydreaming about camp and […]
There is so much for your daughter to experience during a Summer at Waukeela. We’ve put together the ultimate Summer Camp Bucket List for our campers to print off and complete during their future years here at Waukeela. How many have you done? 〈 〉 Made a new friend 〈 〉 Ate a Congo Bar […]
Camp Waukeela is known for its special days, planned by both our awesome counselors from around the world as well as our eldest campers over in senior alley. Special days usually come as a surprise for our campers, although some of the older campers may be expecting when they’ll happen and wake up wondering why […]
For many parents, one of their biggest fears is that their children won’t ‘fit’ in, either at school, extracurricular clubs, or summer camp. For many first-time campers we hear them say, ‘will I make friends?’ These are such natural worries and fears for both parents and children to have. No one wants to feel excluded […]
When it comes to girl power and female empowerment, there’s no place that quite compares to the sistership of our girls bonding at summer camp. However, in the off season where we’re separated (only by distance), we have to look elsewhere temporarily for that girl power and motivation. We may not be sitting in the […]