Leadership Barry County Youth Quest

Leadership Barry County Youth Quest Teen Leadership Conference offers area 10th, 11th, and 12th graders the opportunity to define and develop concepts that are vital to building strong leaders. Activities are designed to help the students achieve success through teambuilding, goal setting, cooperation and creative problem solving. Participants will also learn their own personal leadership styles and how to recognize the leadership styles of others. The goal of this highly interactive weekend is to help the students become more effective both as leaders and as members of a team and to realize the full scope of their potential.


YMCA Camp Algonquin
2055 Iroquois Trail, Hastings
Camp Algonquin is located 5 miles outside of Hastings.
Facilities are rustic but comfortable.
Participants must bring their own bedding—bunks are provided.


Safety is the number one priority of the weekend. All participants wear appropriate safety gear, helmets, harnesses and sling lines. All Adventure activities are lead by trained and certified YMCA Adventure facilitators.


The success of the Leadership Barry County Youth Quest Teen Leadership Conference weekend relies upon the full participation of all attendees. Students are expected to stay on site for the entire weekend.