7:45 AM    Rise and Shine

8:00 AM    Morning Club

8:20 AM    Flag Raising

8:30 AM    Breakfast

9:15 AM    Cabin Clean-Up

9:45 AM    Morning Reflection

10:00 AM  CCAT

12:15 PM  Flagpole

12:30 PM  Lunch

1:30 PM    Siesta (aka Rest Hour)

2:30 PM    FCAT 1 & Camp Store

4:00 PM    FCAT 2 & Camp Store

5:30 PM    Flag Lowering

5:45 PM    Dinner

6:30 PM    QUEST

7:00 PM    Evening Program

8:15 PM    Slow Songs and Daily Reflection

8:30 PM    Showers and Prepare for Bed

10:15 PM  Lights Out

* The schedule at Camp Benson varies slightly based on a camper's age and the program he or she is registered for. For our youngest campers, the evening schedule is modified to get them to bed sooner.

“This time in my child's life will be remembered for her entire life as one of the most positive week of her childhood.  She was positively gushing with excitement and stories of the week.”- Camper Parent

YMCA Camp Benson

16355 Scenic Palisades Rd.

Mount Carroll, Illinois

Have Questions?

Please contact Gwyn “Mama G” Bemis”

Camp Director

E: gwyn@ymcacampbenson.org

Madison “Pawz” Vandersee

Assistant Camp Director

E: madison@ymcacampbenson.org

YMCA Camp Benson