A Day in the Life of a Camp Lakeshore Camper!

Day in the Life at Camp Lakeshore

Join us for Camp Lakeshore at Lincoln Park! We host the premier summer camp in Chicago and would love to have you in camp with us this summer! Email us at LPCamp@LakeshoreSF.com to learn more about the best camp in Chicago!

What do campers do while at Camp Lakeshore?

All LSF camps are based in our 185,000 square-foot state-of-the-art athletic facility, including a large outdoor rooftop play area.  Most camps travel to surrounding neighborhood parks, as well as many exciting locations in the Chicagoland area during field trips.  

Traditional Day Camp: Campers swim 4 days a week – our instructors provide swim lessons twice a week (M/T) and fun swim happens two times a week (W/TH).  All counselors swim with the campers. Camp activities are our special activities that happen each week. All campers explore their interests in the areas of sports, fitness, art, theater/drama, nutrition, music, and more! Wacky Wednesdays are a very special … Continue reading

Welcome to Camp Lakeshore – Meet our Summer Camp Team!

LSF Summer Camp Counselors

Join us for Camp Lakeshore!  We host the premier summer camp in Chicago and would love to have you check us out this summer! Email us at LPCamp@LakeshoreSF.com to learn more about the best camp in Chicago!

Who works at Camp Lakeshore?

Our Camp Director is Jim Bueche.

Jim grew up in upstate New York, where his love for the outdoors grew. Since graduating high school Jim has spent, every summer in camps around the United States.  He graduated in 2011 from Paul Smiths College, with a recreation degree. 

After that, he traveled around the country working seasonally in the outdoor education field, before landing in Illinois at Camp Henry Horner. While at Camp Henry Horner, Jim built a great day camp program, retreat center, and overnight camp program. When Jim is not at camp, he enjoys spending time outdoors or embarking on awesome expeditions.

He is so excited to be a part of the Lakeshore team! You … Continue reading