Camp Ponacka, on Baptiste Lake, near Bancroft, Ontario is a privately owned summer camp for boys ages 7-15. Every summer, Ponacka welcomes boys from Canada and around the world. Boys ages 7-9 may come to Ponacka for either 2 or 4 weeks. Once a boy is age 10 or older, he attends camp for four weeks.
Bruno and Gwen Morawetz founded Ponacka in 1947. Ponacka is owned and operated by Don Bocking MSW, RSW and their daughter, Anne Morawetz BNSc, RN. Don and Anne's children, Chris, Graham and Laura have all been on staff at Ponacka!
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Welcome to Ponacka’s website!
April is a busy month with new camper visits and orientation/information evenings. All first year families are invited to join us at Leaside Gardens, 1073 Millwood Rd, Toronto on Tuesday, April 21st at 7pm. Similar events for all Ponacka families are being held at the Oakville Public Library at 7:30 pm on Tuesday April 28 and in Ottawa at Parkdale United Church on Friday May 1, at 8pm. Interested families are welcome to attend as well!
Monday June 29-Sunday July 26 and Friday July 31 - Thursday August 27, 2015.
For boys ages 7-9 who wish a two week option:
Monday June 29-Sunday July 12, Monday July 13-Sunday July 26, (wait list only) Friday July 31-Thursday August 13, Friday August 14-Thursday August 27, 2015
Saturday July 11th or Sunday July 12th
Saturday August 15th or Sunday August 16th
if you wish to learn more about Ponacka, please send a request through this site or call us at 705 748-9470.
With best wishes,
Anne and Don