Camp Ponacka

Description (Service) Privately owned summer camp for boys ages 7-15. The campground encompasses 160 acres including shoreline and forest. Activities provided include: 
*swimming*camp-wide games*sailing*canoeing*water-skiing*kayaking and windsurfing*horseback riding*archery*aerial ropes program*mountain biking*fishing*adventure trips*cookouts*creativity programs 
Boys ages 7 to 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.  
Ponacka is owned and operated by Don Bocking MSW, RSW and Anne Morawetz BNSc, RN. Anne's parents, Bruno and Gwen Morawetz founded Ponacka in 1947. Don and Anne's children, Chris, Graham and Laura have all been on staff at Ponacka!
Service Details
Public Comments Information not confirmed since 2017
Hours Office: Mon-Fri: call for specific hours 
Summer Camps: "Mon-Sun 24 hours" June - Aug yearly
Dates Summer - call for information
Areas Served Haliburton County
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 15 year(s) 
Application Required to attend camp
Languages English
Fees Program - $4000.00 for four week program; $2300.00 for two week program
Address and Location
Site Location Between Haliburton and Bancroft on Baptiste Lake.
Located In Community Haliburton County
Address & Map
376 Ponacka Rd
Highland Grove, ON K0L 2A0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone May to September: 613-332-4125 
September to May: 705-748-9470
Fax 705-748-3880 winter
Primary Contact Anne Morawetz, Owner/Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Don Bocking, Owner/Director
Mailing Address c/o Anne Morawetz 
1735 Fifth Line 
Selwyn, ON K9J 6X5