Is M16174 traditional sports and wilderness camp. Our structured daily program, encourages learning new things and initiative. The program focuses on positive re-enforcement from peers and instructors, building trust and self esteem. Bob Duenkel, director for 37 years.
2012 is M16174’s 93rd summer of providing an exciting, fun, safe sports camp for boys. Campers and staff attend from all around the Globe. 3:1 Ratio. 93 summers of traditions that are strongly rooted in our spirit of enthusiasm, sportsmanship and live-in leadership.
Cabin living, sit-down family style meals are all elements that go into developing social skills and creating a good moral character.
Canoe Tripping and a wide variety of land and water sports in a wilderness lake setting. Our structured daily program, encourages learning and trying new things, the program’s focus is on positive re-enforcement from peers and instructors.
M16174 provides the environment that creates skilled athletes and strong, independent, mature young men who are full of confidence and self-esteem. Who gain independence through accomplishments and success. Laundry is done on the premises.
Facilities and services are inspected by government health officials and meet all standards. Accredited members of the CCA & OCA. Come join us at M16174 where you will make more than just friends, you will return home with memories that will last a lifetime.
Note: See our articles in Swimming World Magazine and Swim News Magazine.
1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
Founded in 1920 by Olympic Swimming Coach, Matt Mann.
2. What is your company's mission?
To provide boys with a summer of fun and excitement. Using a wide variety of land and water sports, including adventure and canoe tripping. Our high quality, well trained staff build confidence and independence in the boys through their leadership and teaching them sports skills.
3. What does your company specialize in?
Swimming, Soccer, Tennis, Softball, Canoe Tripping.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
Matt Mann founded M16174 in 1920, it has since passed to Bob Duenkel who has been the Director since 1976.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
Our most popular session's are the 4 week sessions. The second session includes our famous canoe tripping package.
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
"Who is this boy you sent to me, our son has returned home so much more responsible, mature and respectful".