Overnight Travel Trips

A SPECIAL EXPERIENCE UNIQUE AS YOU

YMCA Camp Copneconic offers trips for teen summer campers looking for a fun and challenging experience. Each trip offers its own array of activities and adventures.

Choose Your Own Adventure.

Discover the overnight trips we have to offer!

GIRLS’ SOUTH MANITOU TRIP

ENTERING GRADES: 8–11

This all-girl backpacking trip explores all that Northern Michigan’s South Manitou Island has to offer. The trip begins with a night in Glen Arbor before the ferry departs for the island the next morning. Campers will learn outdoor and teambuilding skills as they shape their own experience, choosing together what hikes to explore. Campers will then return to the mainland to visit the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park and Traverse City. Girls will discover their inner potential, be empowered and develop a newfound appreciation for nature.

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BOYS’ NORTH MANITOU TRIP

ENTERING GRADES: 8–11

Guys on this all-boy backpacking trip will explore Northern Michigan’s North Manitou Island. Rugged and free, campers will tap into their inner outdoorsman as they work together to read a map, cook their own food and set up their tents under the stars. With a hike to Manitou Lake and a refreshing swim in Lake Michigan, campers will surely make memories that last a lifetime!

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MICHIGAN MOSAIC TRIP

ENTERING GRADES 8–11

This co-ed trip will experience a mosaic of activities, all Michigan based! From surfing on Lake Michigan and kayaking down the Platte River, to biking the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail and a Jeep ride exploring the beautiful sand dunes. This scenic trip culminates with an excursion to Michigan’s Adventure to top off an already action-packed week of fun!

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