Family Camp

Flat Rock River YMCA Camp offers a unique and unforgettable family camping experience. Your Family Camp experience includes meals, lodging, and full-array of activities. Meals are served family style in our lodge. Families are housed in our rustic, cabins or yurts. We provide an action-packed weekend. Our full-array of activities are for everyone in your family and every skill level. Flat Rock staff maintain current first-aid and lifeguard certifications from the Red Cross to ensure our commitment to safety. Flat Rock River YMCA Family Camp is a fantastic opportunity for families to spend time together in the beautiful outdoors while having an unlimited variety of activities to choose from. Space is limited for these fantastic programs.

Spring Family Camp: April 5 – 7, 2019 
Mother Daughter Weekend: May 3 – 5, 2019
Memorial Day Family Camp: May 25 – 27, 2019
Labor Day Family Camp: August 31 – September 2, 2019
Father Son Weekend: September 27 – 29, 2019
Fall Family Camp: October 11 – 13, 2019

General Activities

HikingLove a sense of adventure? Take your family on a hike around beautiful Flat Rock River YMCA Camp while here for Family Camp. Our staff also lead night hikes for families to get a chance to learn about the nocturnal side of our camp!

Camp Games–  Enjoy playing Capture the Flag, Basketball, Volleyball, Life-size Chess, Tetherball, and many more camp games with your family.

FishingEnjoy sitting on our dock and fishing into Lake Talesce. We offer kid friendly poles that making fishing with little ones easy.

Alpine TowerChallenge your ingenuity and agility as you scale the 50-foot Alpine Tower. Alpine Tower is one of Flat Rocks most unique outdoor activities. Families and individuals have made this challenging and memorable experience a “must do” during their stay. Attached to our 50 foot alpine tower is our 30 foot swing. Climbers must be wearing closed toe shoes for this activity.

Arts and Crafts Our craft area is open morning and afternoons and offers campers the opportunity to create a wide range of unique projects including tie-dying, beads, bracelet making, leathers, and wood working.

Archery This is a great opportunity for a basic introduction to the sport of Archery. 

Target Sports – Trained staff supervises both our riflery and shotgun ranges. Must be over the age of 12 for our shotgun range.

Horseback RidingOur equine staff will offer trail and corral rides. Our staff is trained to accommodate riders of all ages and skill levels. Horseback riding requires long pants and closed- toe shoes. Horseback riding is offered at Memorial Day Family Camp, Labor day Family Camp, and Mother Daughter weekend. 

Zip line Race your family through the air with our zip line. Must have close- toe shoes for this activity.

Water Fun– Head on over to Lake Talesce where you can find canoes, kayaks, and stand up paddle boards. That’s not all!  Slide down our Wet Willie Slide, a giant water slide that will send you  down into the lake to cool off.  Once you’ve tried our slide you will also want to use our rope swing to plunge into the water.  All of our water activities are based on weather. 

Pool– Our pool is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day.  Bring a suite and enjoy our rock climbing wall and water slide.

Nature Programs Our resident naturalists can help introduce you to much of the diverse flora and fauna around camp. Nature hikes down to the river, stargazing, river ecology and wild edibles are just a few highlights.

Evening ProgramsEnjoy some of our special guests that have been known to show up at our Family Camps.  You never know if its going to be a Silly Safari, a fun improv show, crazy balloon animals, and or a family friendly concert.  Evening time is also a great time to enjoy s’mores around a campfire with your family. 


Adults:   $135.00

7 to 17: $120.00

6 and Under: Free

6981 W Co Rd 650 N
St Paul, IN 47272