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!
Murray and Connor saying goodbye at the end of camp!
Silence has returned to Ponacka's shores on Baptiste Lake, the leaves are covering the paths, waiting for our work camp crew next spring! Although the camp has been put away for the winter, we are already planning for next summer, Ponacka's 70th season. 2016 information is now available on this website and we are happy to answer any questions you might have.
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