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Welcome to Camp Manitowa, a retreat center and sleep-away camp at Rend Lake for 2nd through 9th graders, Camp Manitowa offers retreats throughout the year and one and two week summer camp sessions during the summer months. We invite you to learn more about our facilities and offerings by surfing this site, viewing some of the videos and images, and contacting us with any questions. For more info, email Dan or Andy.


Retreat Center

Host your next retreat, outing or team-building meeting at Rend Lake’s Camp Manitowa. Our facilities, renovated in 2010, can accommodate up to 180 overnight guests in yurts, 64 in cabins, and another 24 in eight dorm rooms. Our commercial-grade kitchen and dining hall provide your guests with food service options too. Retreat to Camp Manitowa

Summer Camp

Camp Manitowa offers  a safe, secure environment where 2nd-9th grade campers thrive, learn new skills and develop confidence through an elective activity program. New friends and adventures await you at Camp Manitowa.  Read more on our Camp Page.  To register, visit the Camp Applications and Forms Page.                  

Summer Camp 2014 Sessions

Two Week Sessions
Session 1: June 9 - June 22
Session 2: June 23 - July 6
Session 3: July 7 - July 20

One Week Sessions
Session 1: June 9 - June 15
Session 2: July 7 - July 13
Dave Simon's Rock Tour Camp: June 9 - June 15
Water Ski Camp: July 21 - July 27
Taste of Manitowa Camp: July 28 - August 4 (low cost opportunity sample camp)

Smokey Mountain Adventure Camp for 9-10th Graders
Trip 1: June 16 - June 22
Trip 2: July 14 - July 20
1.4 MB

Just $79.95 for the Manitowa rate offering FREE greens fees on all these courses:
Bear Creek Golf Club | Clinton Hill Golf Club | Country Lake Golf Club | Creve Coeur Golf Course | Emerald Greens Golf Course | The Falls Golf Club | Far Oaks Golf Club | Gateway National Golf Links | Golf Club of Wentzville | Heritage of Hawk Ridge | Golf Club of Incline Village | The Links at Dardenne | Oak Terrace Resort | Normandie Golf Course | Pevely Farms Golf Club | Stonewolf Golf Club | Wolves Crossing Golf Course | The Woodlands Golf Club