Discover Camp Namanu

Camp Namanu (Nuh-MAH-Noo) is a welcoming, empowering place for kids entering grades K-12 to spend their summer. Youth of all backgrounds are encouraged to try this inclusive and supportive resident camp, ranch and day camp, which run from July-August. Kids can stay for as little as three days or for up to two weeks.

Campers are encouraged to participate in fun activities like archery, horseback riding, swimming, arts and crafts, rock climbing, ropes courses, boating, nature exploration, and weaving – all with the guidance of dedicated adults who are extensively screened and trained for both safety and fun. With activities for campers entering grades K-12, Camp Namanu has years of growth ahead for your child.

Camp Namanu was established in 1924 and holds a special place in the hearts of thousands of campers from all over the world. The camp expands 552 acres and sits on the banks of the Sandy River, just one hour east of Portland beneath Mount Hood.

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