Affiliated with JCC Chicago
Our camp has a special needs inclusion program in which children are mainstreamed.
Camp accepts special needs children on a case by case basis.
Session Lengths: 2 Weeks, 3 Weeks, 4 Weeks, 6 Weeks, 8 Weeks
JCC Camp Chi is located on 600 acres of majestic pines on beautiful Lake Blass. Our expansive setting and extensive variety of activities and specialties offer campers entering 4th-11th grades unlimited opportunities, yet our 1 to 3 staff-to-camper ratio and small cabin groups ensure that campers receive personalized attention, support and encouragement every day.
Chi’s facilities are among the finest in the country, with two heated pools, an indoor air-conditioned gym and recreation center, arts studio, equestrian center, low and high ropes course, climbing tower, radio and video studios, lake front activities and extensive watersports.
After a summer at JCC Camp Chi, campers return home with cherished memories and increased self-confidence to accomplish everything from reaching the top of the climbing wall to forming lifelong friendships. They also come home with a stronger appreciation for community and enhanced Jewish/Israeli learning and connection.
Camp Chi sessions vary in length and include shorter sessions for younger campers and a 5 week adventure trip in the Pacific Northwest for seasoned campers. ACA accredited and named as one of the top 20 summer camps in the US (SkeKnows.com).