Age Groups

Settler

Completed 1st – 3rd grades 

Develop independence and self confidence as they experience CYC for the first time!

Daily activities include: art, archery, slingshot, canoe and kayak, fishing, swimming, dance, drama, creative writing, sports, music and much more!

All camp activities include group games, campfires, a weekly dance, talent show and theme activities each week

Daily prayer, weekly mass and a focus on faith

Sign up with a friend or make new friends when you arrive!


Trailblazer

Completed 4th-6th grades

Expand knowledge of core activities (art, archery, slingshot, canoe and kayak, fishing, swimming, dance, drama, creative writing, sports, music) as programming progresses for each age group.

See camp friends from previous summers and develop new friendships!

Build upon skills gained as a Settler to expand creative thinking.


Pathfinder

Completed 7th -9th grades 

Continue the CYC adventure!

Grow in faith through deeper reflection and more meaningful conversation.

Enjoy the same great CYC core activities with more intensity and higher challenge.

Advance in problem solving skills, confidence and leadership abilities while being a role model for younger campers.


Leader-in-Training

Completed 10th-12th grades

1 week program

Teambuilding, communication & leadership activities, personal reflection, all camp activities, assist counselors in leading activities

Ideal for: teens interested in service, leadership or a future with camp.


Counselor-in-Training

Completed 11th-12th grades

2 week program (with a break to go home over the weekend)

Week 1 – service project, teambuilding and leadership activities, goal setting and professionalism

Week 2- live in cabins, assist staff in camper supervision, lead activities

CITs continue the work of LITs, but prior LIT experience is not required.

Ideal for: teens interested in service, leadership or a future with camp.

"To me, CYC is a place where I can really be myself and make new friends. At CYC, I feel safe and happy. The counselors at camp have inspired me. I feel closer to God since my experience at CYC." - Anna

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