Camp Namanu (“Nuh-MAH-Noo”) is one of the largest youth camps in the region, operating continuously since 1924 on the banks of the Sandy River. Camp Namanu is the signature summer program of Camp Fire Columbia, a nonprofit youth development organization serving 3,000 youth annually in programs year-round, in-school, after-school and all summer long.
Voted Willamette Week’s Best Summer Camp four years in a row – Camp Namanu is a signature Oregon experience. Find out why!
We offer diverse programs to fit every family’s needs.
Gabel Upper School French Teacher
We love Namanu and the flexibility received in organizing our own activities and our lunch. We loved walking to the ranch for a fun pique nique. We thank you.