District 6250 - RYLA HOMEPAGE

RYLA Committee and Information Page

RYLA Dates for 2015: May 8-10, 2015 at Upham Woods.


What Is RYLA

Established as a Rotary Structured Program in 1971, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is Rotary's leadership training program for young people.

The Rotary District 6250 RYLA program is a camp designed to build future leaders and Rotarians who exemplify the four way test.

  • Is it the Truth?
  • Is it fair to all concerned?
  • Will it build good will and better friendships?
  • Will it be beneficial to all concerned?

Where is it?

  • RYLA is held at the Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center, Located in Wisconsin Dells, WI

When is it?

  • The 2015 Rotary District 6250 RYLA Program is May 8 – 10, 2015

Who can attend?

  • Each year Rotary Clubs can sponsor students from local high schools to attend (it is strongly suggested sophomores be chosen, however this is not a requirement)
  • Adult Rotarians are always welcome and needed to help facilitate the Conference (and to come have fun!)

What is the cost

  • The cost to attend the camp is $200.


Michelle TerMaat-McGrath (Madison Downtown Rotary Club):  Email -or- Phone 608-241-7107
Ben Bauer: Email -or- Phone 715-223-7968

2015 RYLA Camp; May 8-10 

        [RYLA Camp Forms & Information Below]

Student Information Downloads
Adobe .pdf Format  Microsoft Word Format
2015 Student Camp Packet.pdf 2015 Student Camp Packet.doc
2015 Medical Form..pdf  
2015 Liability Release.pdf  
2015 Youth Exepectation Form.pdf  
2015 RYLA Schedule.pdf   2015 RYLA Schedule.doc  


School/Student Packet Sample
Microsoft Word Format  Adobe .pdf Format
2015 Rotary Youth Leadership Toolkit for Student Selection.doc  2015 Rotary Youth Leadership Toolkit for Student Selection.pdf 



RI- RYLA Leadership Web Site Link


Directions to Upham Woods

From I-90/94:
Use exit 87. Turn left at the second stoplight onto Hwy 12/16 West. Drive ½ mile from stoplight, turn right onto County A. County A becomes N beyond the railroad underpass. Upham Woods is on the right, 0 .6 mile beyond the railroad.
From the EAST on WI-16 or 23:
Follow Hwy 16/23 through the city of Wisconsin Dells. Cross the Wisconsin River. Turn right onto Hwy 12/16 West. Drive ½ mile from stoplight, turn right onto County A. County A becomes N beyond the railroad underpass. Upham Woods is on the right, 0.6 mile beyond the railroad.
From the South on Hwy 12:
Follow Hwy 12 north through Lake Delton.  Do NOT turn at the 1st County Road A  (Old Newport Road – directly across from “Top Secret”, the upside down White House amusement park).  Proceed through the major intersection of Hwy’s 12/16/13/23 in Lake Delton/Wisconsin Dells.  Continue 0.5 miles north and turn right onto County Road A.  County Road A becomes County Road N beyond the railroad underpass.  Upham Woods is on the right 0.6 miles beyond the underpass.


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