Upcoming Events

Excitement, Adventure and YMCA Camp Willson through the year!

Mom & Me Weekend

March 23-25, 2018

Come enjoy the outdoors with us here at camp. Bond with your son or daughter during this awesome weekend filled with adventure!

Returning Campers

New Campers

Spring Camp & Spring Ranch Camp

April 6-8, 2018

Camp Willson is welcoming all past campers and any new camper to come spend spring break with us. Main Camp for ages 7-16 and Ranch camp for ages 10-16 will spend the weekend doing camps favorite activities. Its a two night lodging and 5 meal stay. So come hang out with us and bring your friends. 

Register New Campers!

Register Returning Campers!

Women’s Weekend (spring)

April 13-15, 2018

From boating, archery, volleyball, fishing, tennis, hiking to horseback riding, crafts and more, you’ll discover something that suits your interest or activity level. Or do nothing at all… Relax with a book by the crackling fire, catch up with a friend, or watch the sunset over Lake Mac-o-chee.

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Memorial Day Family Camp

May 26-28, 2018

YMCA Camp Willson is the perfect place to spend time with your family! Get away from the everyday routine of housework and outdoor chores for this fun-filled holiday weekend. Each family receives its own cabin for the duration of the weekend, and we provide all the delicious meals!

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Grown Up Camp

August 10-12, 2018

Want to get in touch with your inner child? We are offering a weekend just for "grown ups"!! This weekend is full of campfires, activities, and being a camper again!

To register: 

Returning Campers

New Campers 

Men’s Camp

August 24-29, 2018

Join us for one of the oldest camps in the YMCA! This special camp is for men only (don't worry, we have a women's weekend also!). Participants relax, golf, fish, and enjoy all that camp has to offer! 

To join the fun, call 1-800-423-0427

Labor Day Family Camp

September 1-3, 2018

Get away from the everyday routine of housework and outdoor chores for this fun-filled holiday weekend. 

The entire weekend is filled with exciting and relaxing activities. You and your family decide how much you participate. Choose from boating, canoeing, swimming, horseback riding, crafts, archery, climbing wall, riflery, hiking, tennis, basketball, and much more! Participate in our informal tournaments and softball and volleyball matches. 

Women’s Weekend (Fall)

September 14-16, 2018

Calling All Women!! This is your weekend! Let camp do all of the cooking and cleaning while you get pampered by our staff! Traditional camp activities plus pedicures, manicures, massages, and the freedom to just relax! 

To register: 

Returning Campers

New Campers

Fall Camps

Fall Camp (ages 7-16) and Fall Ranch Camp (ages 10-16)
October 12-14, 2018

Check-in:  Friday 5-6pm
Check-Out:  Sunday Noon – 1pm
Activities:  Trick-Or-Treat, Costume Party, Horseback Riding, Archery, Giant Swing, Gaga Pit, and so much more!!
Pricing: $100 for Main/ $150 for Ranch

Register Now:
Returning Camper
New Camper

Mother Daughter Weekend

October 19-21, 2018

Moms and daughters come out and spend some time in the camp atmosphere. Enjoy activities like horseback riding, archery, the climbing wall, and much more. 

Call 1-800-423-0427 for more information!

To register:

Returning Campers

New Campers

Dad & Me Weekend

November 16-18, 2018

Have a Dad weekend with your kids and enjoy the magic of YMCA Camp Willson. Gear up for college football with games and tailgating. Of course you can also enjoy our traditional camp activities such as fishing, archery, and more!

Call 1-800-423-0427 for more information! 

To register:

Returning Campers

New Campers

Winter Camp

December 30th- January 1st

What better way to bring in the new year then at Camp Willson! Saturday to Monday we will enjoy wrapping up 2018 and welcoming 2019 with a big celebration! Not only will we be stay up to watch the ball drop but we will also get to enjoy lots of camp activities over the weekend as well!

$125 per camper 

Returing camper

New Camper

What else is coming up at Camp or at a Y near you?

Naturalist in the Branches

Come see Camp Staff lead science-based activities for you and your family. Contact your YMCA of Central Ohio branch for more details.

Coffee Chats and Lunch and Learns

Camp is out and about in the local Y’s spreading the news about the benefits of Camping. Is your child ready for Overnight Camp?, and What to look for in a Summer Camp? The schedule for these events are forming so please check back here or follow us on Facebook.

Home Shows

This is a great way for us to bring camp to your home. Camp Staff bring activities and healthy snacks for the campers while adults have a chance to learn about camp. You invite the friends, and we bring Camp to you! If you are interested in hosting a Home Show, please contact Jim Sexstone at jsexstone@ymcacolumbus.org or 937-593-9001.

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