YMCA Camp Kitchikewana - 100th Anniversary | YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

100 years, 100 memories


Jim Wilgar


Ian Watson & Bud Walker


Bill Bryant

2019 marks Camp Kitchikewana’s 100th Anniversary! We have launched our five year countdown to the “big event” and plan to celebrate our past and plan for the future through a number of “Friends of Kitchi” events.

100th Anniversary Endowment Campaign

In anticipation of our 100th Anniversary we are excited announce our 100th Anniversary Endowment Campaign to ensure the stability and success of Camp Kitchikewana for another 100 years. To learn more about this effort please read our endowment brochure. 

Please be sure to visit this page often as it will be our platform for sharing news of upcoming events, camp stories, pictures and videos.

Decade Reunions

We are excited to announce that over the next five years we will be hosting decade reunions at camp. This is an excellent opportunity to connect with fellow campers, staff, volunteers and Friends of Kitchi from your camp “era.”

Fall 2017 – 1980’s Reunion

Registration for the 1980s decade reunion is online and can be completed in the following 2 steps: 

  • STEP 1 – session selection and payment
  • STEP 2– participant information and boat transportation
    • To complete STEP 1:
      • Click HERE (link to https://ecomm.mistraldata.com/unison/WB/index.php?loc=YBAand then “Products and Services” then “Resident Camps” In order to register online, you will be required to submit a credit card payment and createan online account.
      •  Upon completion of your online payment, you will receive a confirmation email with your receipt and instructions on how to complete STEP 2 of your online registration. Your registration is not complete until both steps have been completed. 

If you are not able to register online please contact our camp office at 705 726 6421 x 435 or camp_kitchikewana@ymca.ca to make alternate arrangements.

Fall 2015 – 1990’s Reunion
Fall 2016 – 1940’s, 50’s, 60’s and 70’s Reunion
Fall 2018 – 2000’s and 2010’s Reunion
2019 – 100th Anniversary Celebration – all decades

For each decade there are two volunteer decade coordinators who will help plan the event and build our “Friends of Kitchi” database. They will be in touch with you to let you know the details of your upcoming event.


YMCA Camp Kitchikewana
May – September
PO Box 71
Honey Harbour ON
P0E 1E0
Phone: 705 756 4002
Fax: 705 325 9633
Email: camp_kitchikewana@ymca.ca

October – April
22 Grove St. W.
Barrie, ON L4N 1M7
Phone: 705-726-6421 x435
Fax: 705-792-7874
Email: camp_kitchikewana@ymca.ca