Summer Camp: Completed Grades 1-5 (Ages 7-11)

Free To Be (Camp with an allergen-free diet!)

Come and experience a world of freedom with new friends, new experiences, and great adventures all in and around beautiful Higgins Lake. Take advantage of all the fun camp offers and participate in wonderful Camp Westminster traditions, while enjoying great food free from worry. We are able to satisfy your camper’s dietary needs with menu options that support a wide variety of food allergies, sensitivities, and intolerances. Our Special Foods Team has experience safely preparing meals free of various allergens including gluten, wheat, dairy, casein, soy, egg, tree nut, peanut, and others. We’ll handle the food so your child is “Free To Be” just a kid at camp!

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Come to Camp Westminster this summer and experience a whole new world of fun! This camp is packed full of activities, games, learning new skills, safe adventure, and loving counselors. United with new friends who together choose the adventures of swimming, canoeing, arts & crafts, archery, nature and more, each camper is a vital part of the unique community at summer camp. Whether this is your first time, or you want to return and bring a new friend, this is what growing up at camp is all about! An energetic and caring staff is ready to provide a fun and nurturing environment for every camper.

Extreme Just Camp

Take advantage of all the fun times that Camp Westminster has to offer. This one-week Just Camp option allows campers to experience a little bit of everything: swim, paddle, hike, climb, craft, and have FUN on the shores of crystal-clear Higgins Lake! This is sure to be the best week of your summer!

Pioneer Heritage

This is a great precursor to any out trip or expedition. Live in Rustic (platform tents) and build fires, learn how to cook outdoors, hike, paddle, and navigate nature. Explore the largest old growth pine forest in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula during a day trip to Hartwick Pines State Park. Enjoy everything Camp Westminster has to offer while learning valuable outdoor skills and having fun!

Music & Drama

Feeling dramatic? Act, sing, dance and make music in this year’s musical! But wait- that isn’t all. Dress up for dinner, showcase more of your gifts in a Talent Show and enjoy valuable time outside hiking, exploring, kayaking, and swimming in crystal-clear Higgins Lake! All families are invited to join us for the performance at the close of camp- Saturday at 10:00 am.

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Michigan’s first traditional overnight S.T.E.A.M camp! This camp session was a huge hit last summer and filled up fast, so register early! During this two-week adventure campers will take advantage of all the fun activities Camp Westminster has to offer while learning the basics of S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math). Swim, canoe, build rockets, climb, explore nature, mix colors, paint, hike, make slime! Join us as we take in all the fun of a traditional summer camp experience and bump it up a notch!

Just Camp

One week just isn’t enough! Stay for two weeks and experience a little bit of everything this summer! Swim, paddle, hike, climb, craft, and have FUN on the shores of crystal-clear Higgins Lake!

Aqua Mania

Cool down during the hot days of July and August by swimming and paddling in Higgins Lake, playing crazy water games and basically getting WET. Out of the water, you’ll do arts & crafts, sports, archery, group games, and think about getting wet all over again!

Adventure Camp

Adventure camp is packed with skill-building adventures and challenges. This week will include STEAM activities like making oobleck and tackling an egg drop. Campers will get a little bit of everything: swim, paddle, hike, climb, craft, and have fun on the shores of crystal-clear Higgins Lake! Come find out how big an adventure camp can be!

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For those campers who live near camp or maybe vacationing on Higgins Lake…join us each day! Your awesome counselor will meet you each morning. Enjoy swimming, arts and crafts, canoeing, archery, nature, outdoor sports, and homemade ice cream churning!

All Things New

Camp Westminster on Higgins Lake has partnered with the Northern Michigan Faith Communities Coalition for a fun-filled, action-packed, self-esteem-promoting, faith-nurturing, memory-making camp in the community of Camp Westminster on beautiful crystal-clear, sandy-bottomed Higgins Lake! Campers will enjoy campfires, s’mores, canoeing, kayaking, high ropes, rock climbing, fishing, arts & crafts, nature walks, night hikes, silly songs, wacky games and of course swimming in Higgins Lake! This summer camp program is open to all foster children and members of their current family, and children who have recently been adopted from the foster care system. For more information, please call us at (989)821-9474.