This site was prepared
by the former staff of Leif Ericson Camp to inform those who want to bring up memories of the camp, and for those alumni who
want to reminisce and remember when they or their children had the Leif Ericson experience.
“This website is not owned or administered by the Sioux Falls Family YMCA"
Click on the topics in the contents
menu to find details and photos of camp activities and locations.
Location: In Sioux Falls South Dakota, a city of 160,000.
Special Note for Parents
of campers from 2012 on.
Some of the activities and locations on this website
are no longer part of the camping program. For a list
of new or different activities/locations, contact
the YMCA at 605-336-3190
The official YMCA web page for Leif Ericson can be accessed here.
The Leif Ericson Camp crest
shows four important aspects of Leif Ericson Camp.
Body ,Mind, and Spirit (in Latin)
Depicting campers, legends (gnomes), nature, and Vikings.
Supporters are Golden Birds from legend
Shows the date of founding in Roman numerals (1966)
Helm is Viking Warrior
Click here for the Leif Ericson Staff Alumni
page on facebook