camp butwin
parent resources

Here you’ll find information for Summer Camp. If you’re unable to find what you need, contact Lexi Dockman, Director of Youth & Camping at lexid@minnesotajcc.org or 651.255.4767.

Transportation &
Camp Hours

This summer the camp day is being extended to 4:30PM. We are excited to be offering more camp for your campers!

The fun begins on the bus! Our spirited staff gets the party started with games, songs and cheers so that campers arrive at camp, and return in great spirits! Transportation to and from camp is provided by the JCC, through a professional and fully insured transportation company from the following locations:

  • St. Paul JCC: 1375 St. Paul Avenue, St. Paul
  • Beth Jacob Congregation: 1179 Victoria Curve, Mendota Heights
  • Trapp Farm Park: 841 Wilderness Run Road, Eagan
  • Sabes JCC: 4330 South Cedar Lake Rd Minneapolis
  • Shir Tikvah: 1345 W Minnehaha Pkwy Minneapolis

Buses arrive at camp in the morning at 9 AM, and depart camp in the afternoon at 4:30 PM.
Departure from and arrival to the bus site each day varies based on proximity to Camp Butwin. Campers may be dropped off at the bus site up to 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Typical AM Departure: 8–8:25 AM
Typical PM Arrival: 4:45–5:15 PM

Registered Families: Select your preferred bus site in the Parent Portal. The Transportation Selection form will open online in February!

Registered families receive detailed information on locations, times and loading and unloading procedures before their camper’s first day.