Camp Shaw-waw-nas-see (owned and operated by the Northern Illinois 4H Camp Association) is an ACA-accredited, overnight non-profit summer camp and rental facility located in northeastern Illinois, just an hour south of Chicago.
We have over 70 years of experience which combines time-honored camp traditions with new adventures to create the perfect mix of programming for our campers. While at camp, youth will have the opportunity to make new friends, try new things, and gain independence. 4H membership is not required.
At Camp Shaw, children will further develop valuable social skills when they put technology down and proactively problem solve, play, and bond with their peers. Join us as we continue to offer fun and safe overnight summer camp experiences.
We offer 3 day/2 night, 5 day/4 night and 7 day/6 night stays during June and July. Activities include zipline, archery, pool and creek, arts and crafts, sports, canoe trips, outdoor living and cooking, music, photography and much more in a beautiful wooded setting.
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