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!
News & Noteworthy
Welcome to Ponacka’s website!
The sun is shining, the lake is warm and the July campers are off to a great start! The hockey, basketball and soccer teams have started playing and the drama production has been casted. Riding, canoeing, sailing and swimming lessons are in full swing as are all other camp activities.
If you are a prospective family, we hope that you will request our literature and DVD through this site. We are happy to answer any questions you may have. It is very helpful to come for a tour the year prior to enrollment. You are welcome to visit anytime, just contact us a few days ahead to inform us of your plans.
Wishing you a happy and fun summer!
With best wishes,
Anne and Don