America's Science Camp for Boys -- Celebrating 56 years.

why camp watonka

Camp Watonka is the only program in America offering the traditional overnight experience combining crafts, sports, dirt-bikes, adventure and waterfront with a Hands-On science program. This unique combination makes us the ideal program for all boys looking for fun summer focused on their personal interests.

who we are

Our family has enjoyed sharing the traditions and experiences of Camp Watonka since 1962 and across 3 generations. Our dedicated staff from 1st year counselors to those who have been with us for over 25 years allow us to provide a unique program to every camper.

Don and Betty Wacker.
Dave, Amy, David, Aleaha and Jacob Wacker.

what we do

We offer a fully elective program of hands-on science, sports, adventure and waterfront activities. Our dedicated and qualified staff of teachers, subject experts and counselors, provide a fully elective program that allows each camper to enjoy their summer of fun to the fullest.