For those still exploring camp options for 2018, Camp Mahackeno at the Westport Weston YMCA has a tremendous amount to offer! We chatted with Mahackeno Director, Meg George, to get the inside scoop on all of the things you may want to know!!
- It is a co-ed camp for grades K-10 that runs in Westport CT.
- Mahackeno is a traditional outdoor camp with swim lessons, canoeing, sports, theater, arts & crafts, nature programs and fun special events.
- Grades 3 and up can participate on their Archery and Zip line areas and grades 2 and up will participate on their Low Ropes Course.
- Mahackeno is licensed by the State of Connecticut and Accredited by the American Camping Association. Parents can learn more about ACA at ACAcamps.org
- Mahackeno registration has already started and they are having an open house from 1-3pm on April 21st and another one from 1-3pm on June 16th.
- The parent handbook and brochure are available on their website at https://westporty.org/programs-services/summer-programs/camp-mahackeno/; the brochure contains dates and prices for the program.
- Each session is two weeks long, and discounted member rates are available.
- While they currently have space in all sessions, they typically begin filling spots in early May.