Take a moment to breathe in the fresh air and escape into the natural beauty that is YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin.

We operate throughout the year as a conference and retreat center for groups of all ages.  Located just 30 minutes outside of Grand Rapids, Michigan, we offer a beautiful setting on the waterfront with acres of wooded property. From business to basics, Camp Manitou-Lin has the perfect group retreat getaway for team building and bonding. Remember it’s your retreat, let us help you plan your escape.


We can help design and tailor activities that best fit the makeup of your team or group. Here are just a few of the group activities we offer:

  • Group Activities
  • Outdoor Team Adventure Courses
  • Rock Climbing
  • High Ropes Course/Zip Line
  • Nature Hikes
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Camp Fires
  • Snowshoeing
  • Archery
  • Horseback Riding


A perfect time to reconnect . . . we can accommodate groups of all sizes – 10 to 200 – as well as tailor your time with us to meet your needs.

  • Corporations and Companies
  • Civic and Social Groups
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Clubs
  • Church Groups
  • Choral Groups
  • High School / College Sports Teams and Bands
  • College Team Building
  • Also Great for a Family Weekend Getaway


It’s a time to rediscover, increase communication, build group energy and enjoy community interaction.  Our dedicated staff can help you build a perfect experience for your group.

If you are interested in learning more, or for help designing a curriculum that will meet your group’s needs, please contact camp@grymca.org, or call us at 888.909.2267.