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Camp Tanuga is located in the heart of Northern Michigan’s vacationland. Nestled in the forests of Kalkaska, 30 miles east of Traverse City, Tanuga rests on 220 acres of wooded trails, grassy fields and modern day play areas. The sandy shore of beautiful Lake Manistee, provides the backdrop for a combination of cedar log cabins and modern day traditional construction. Campers and Staff live together in updated cedar log cabins that have electricity and full bathroom facilities. Each cabin resident is assigned a bunk and ample space for his /her clothes and personal items. Other modern, fully-equipped facilities and high-quality equipment that enhance our cutting-edge program include:

  • Modern day Cedar Log Dining Room and Kitchen
  • Health Center with on-site doctors and nursing staff
  • Outdoor Recreational Deck for day and evening all camp programs
  • Indoor Recreational Hall featuring professional surround sound system and theatrical stage
  • Four major Waterfront Areas on 850 acre Lake Manistee, each with it’s own docking system
  • Two championship AmericanSkier Wakeboarding and Ski boats
  • A private slalom ski course
  • Six lane 25 yard swimming crib
  • Numerous Kayaks, Canoes and Row Boats
  • More than 30 Sailboats and Sailboards
  • Flying Circus Trapeze
  • Arts and Crafts Studio
  • Ceramics and Woodworking areas
  • Bike shop with over 20 Mountain Bikes of various sizes
  • Photography dark room
  • Gymnastics and Fitness area
  • Tennis Courts, Softball Fields, Soccer Fields and Volleyball Courts
  • Roller Hockey Rink
  • 3 Basketball Courts
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Archery Range
  • Challenge Ropes Course (low and high elements)
  • Equestrian Center with Stables, Corral and Riding Ring
  • Extensive trails for biking, hiking, riding and walking
  • Numerous Camping and Campfire Sites
  • Modern eight room residential Lodge