Choosing the Right Camp
Before making your camp provider/session selections, it’s important that you become familiar with them. Contact the camp and/or visit its website to learn more about the camp, and make sure that your child is involved in the selection process. The more involved your child is, the more ownership he or she will feel, which can help your child be more successful at camp!

Consider the Following in Making Your Selections

  • Is the distance away from home a concern?
  • What is the preferred session length (i.e., short or long)?
  • Do we want a co-ed or same-gender camp?
  • What type of activities are offered? Does the camp have traditional or specialty programming?
  • How are activities selected? Do activities require mandatory participation or are they camper’s choice?
  • What are the camp’s facilities like?
    • Sleeping accommodations: cabin, dorm/building, tent/tepee
    • Amenities: electricity in sleeping area, shower in sleeping area, toilet in sleeping area
    • Waterfront: lake, pool or both
  • Are there required and/or optional additional fees to consider (e.g., uniforms, canteen, private lessons, off-site trips, specialty programming, trunk rentals, luggage transport, linens, laundry service)?
  • Does the camp’s mission and philosophy reinforce my own family’s values?
  • How will the camp communicate with me while my child is there?
  • How can I communicate with my child while he or she is at camp?

All Anne Shore Sleep-Away Camp Program Providers are members of the American Camp Association. The participating camps are not endorsed by the ASC Program. All information herein is subject to change.

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Appel Farm Arts Camp - Session 1

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Visual & performing arts program; children work with artists from around the world & learn new artistic skills.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 5 daily activities; 2 majors, 2 minors & 1 free choice.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool.

Recommended: $50 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

6/27/20217/10/20212.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPoolFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew Jersey

Appel Farm Arts Camp - Session 1&2

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NJ

Visual & performing arts program; children work with artists from around the world & learn new artistic skills.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 5 daily activities; 2 majors, 2 minors & 1 free choice.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool.

Recommended: $100 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

6/27/20217/24/20212.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPoolFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew Jersey

Appel Farm Arts Camp - Session 2

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NJ

Visual & performing arts program; children work with artists from around the world & learn new artistic skills.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 5 daily activities; 2 majors, 2 minors & 1 free choice.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool.

Recommended: $50 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/11/20217/24/20212.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPoolFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew Jersey

Appel Farm Arts Camp - Session 3

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NJ

Visual & performing arts program; children work with artists from around the world & learn new artistic skills.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 5 daily activities; 2 majors, 2 minors & 1 free choice.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool.

Recommended: $50 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/25/20218/7/20212.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPoolFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew Jersey

Appel Farm Arts Camp - Session 3&4

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NJ

Visual & performing arts program; children work with artists from around the world & learn new artistic skills.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 5 daily activities; 2 majors, 2 minors & 1 free choice.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool.

Recommended: $100 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/25/20218/21/20212.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPoolFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew Jersey

Appel Farm Arts Camp - Session 4

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NJ

Visual & performing arts program; children work with artists from around the world & learn new artistic skills.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 5 daily activities; 2 majors, 2 minors & 1 free choice.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool.

Recommended: $50 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

8/8/20218/21/20212.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPoolFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew Jersey

Emagination Tech Camps - Session 3

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Specialized computer program; creates a balance between cutting edge technology education & traditional summer camp activities.

Offers a choice of over 25 technology workshops. Free-choice programming; children choose their workshops & a recreation activity.

Primary communication with parents is via email; parents must have access & be comfortable using email.

Children sleep in dormitories on the Fairfield University campus & swim in an indoor pool.

Optional: Additional technology workshops with lab fees ranging from $35 - 275.

Optional: Additional canteen tickets. (1199SEIU members automatically receive 20 tickets.)

7/11/20217/23/20212 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPoolComputers;TechnologyConnecticut

Emagination Tech Camps - Session 4

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Specialized computer program; creates a balance between cutting edge technology education & traditional summer camp activities.

Offers a choice of over 25 technology workshops. Free-choice programming; children choose their workshops & a recreation activity.

Primary communication with parents is via email; parents must have access & be comfortable using email.

Children sleep in dormitories on the Fairfield University campus & swim in an indoor pool.

Optional: Additional technology workshops with lab fees ranging from $35 - 275.

Optional: Additional canteen tickets. (1199SEIU members automatically receive 20 tickets.)

7/25/20218/6/20212 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPoolComputers;TechnologyConnecticut

Farm & Wilderness - Session 1A

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Rustic wilderness program; minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Session 1A & Session 2A are only open to children ages 9-10 years old. Comprised of 5 sub-camps & 6 programs that vary based on age & gender. Encourages self exploration & community; fostered through wilderness activities, organic farming, community living, cooperative work, art, music & dance. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins (without electricity or running water) or canvas structures & swim in a lake.

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7/3/20217/13/20215 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabins and TentsLakeAdventure;Farming;Wilderness ActivitiesVermont

Farm & Wilderness - Session 1

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Rustic wilderness program; minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Session 1A & Session 2A are only open to children ages 9-10 years old. Comprised of 5 sub-camps & 6 programs that vary based on age & gender. Encourages self exploration & community; fostered through wilderness activities, organic farming, community living, cooperative work, art, music & dance. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins (without electricity or running water) or canvas structures & swim in a lake.

None.

7/3/20217/23/20215 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabins and TentsLakeAdventure;Farming;Wilderness ActivitiesVermont

Farm & Wilderness - Session 2A

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Rustic wilderness program; minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Session 1A & Session 2A are only open to children ages 9-10 years old. Comprised of 5 sub-camps & 6 programs that vary based on age & gender. Encourages self exploration & community; fostered through wilderness activities, organic farming, community living, cooperative work, art, music & dance. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins (without electricity or running water) or canvas structures & swim in a lake.

None.

7/25/20218/4/20215 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabins and TentsLakeAdventure;Farming;Wilderness ActivitiesVermont

Farm & Wilderness - Session 2

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Rustic wilderness program; minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Session 1A & Session 2A are only open to children ages 9-10 years old. Comprised of 5 sub-camps & 6 programs that vary based on age & gender. Encourages self exploration & community; fostered through wilderness activities, organic farming, community living, cooperative work, art, music & dance. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins (without electricity or running water) or canvas structures & swim in a lake.

None.

7/25/20218/14/20215 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabins and TentsLakeAdventure;Farming;Wilderness ActivitiesVermont

Camp Farwell for Girls - Session 1

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VT

All-girls, traditional program; focus on individual growth, personal achievement & building self esteem. Free-choice programming; children choose their activities weekly.

Mandatory swim program & optional equestrian program.

After 1 week at camp, children can call home once & parents can call their child 1 day each week. Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $5 white swim cap.

Optional (for equestrian program): $75-100 horseback riding helmet & boots.

Optional: Email service.

6/26/20217/23/20215.5 hours4 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalVermont

Camp Farwell for Girls - Session 2

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VT

All-girls, traditional program; focus on individual growth, personal achievement & building self esteem. Free-choice programming; children choose their activities weekly.

Mandatory swim program & optional equestrian program.

After 1 week at camp, children can call home once & parents can call their child 1 day each week. Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $5 white swim cap.

Optional (for equestrian program): $75-100 horseback riding helmet & boots.

Optional: Email service.

7/24/20218/13/20215.5 hours3 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalVermont

French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts - Session 2

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Visual & performing arts program; children develop their skills & explore new areas of interest.

Session 2 & Session 3 are only open to 1199SEIU boys. Session 4 is open to both 1199SEIU boys & girls. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily). Sports & traditional camp activities are also available.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp, children can make 1 weekly phone call home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: $50 private tennis lesson.

Required (if needed): $350 lice removal service fee.

6/29/20217/19/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew York NYS

French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts - Session 3

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NY

Visual & performing arts program; children develop their skills & explore new areas of interest.

Session 2 & Session 3 are only open to 1199SEIU boys. Session 4 is open to both 1199SEIU boys & girls. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily). Sports & traditional camp activities are also available.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp, children can make 1 weekly phone call home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: $50 private tennis lesson.

Required (if needed): $350 lice removal service fee.

7/19/20218/8/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew York NYS

French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts - Session 4

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Visual & performing arts program; children develop their skills & explore new areas of interest.

Session 2 & Session 3 are only open to 1199SEIU boys. Session 4 is open to both 1199SEIU boys & girls. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily). Sports & traditional camp activities are also available.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp, children can make 1 weekly phone call home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: $50 private tennis lesson.

Required (if needed): $350 lice removal service fee.

8/8/20218/29/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeFine Arts;Performing ArtsNew York NYS

French Woods Sports & Arts Center - Session 2

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Teen program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 12-15. Activities centered around sports, arts & technology. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily).

Cell phones are allowed in bunk areas & Wi-Fi is available in all living areas.

Youth sleep in dormitories & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Required (if needed): $50 medication shipping/delivery fee.

6/27/20217/11/20213 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPool and LakeSports;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TechnologyNew York NYS

French Woods Sports & Arts Center - Session 3

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Teen program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 12-15. Activities centered around sports, arts & technology. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily).

Cell phones are allowed in bunk areas & Wi-Fi is available in all living areas.

Youth sleep in dormitories & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Required (if needed): $50 medication shipping/delivery fee.

7/11/20217/25/20213 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPool and LakeSports;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TechnologyNew York NYS

French Woods Sports & Arts Center - Session 4

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Teen program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 12-15. Activities centered around sports, arts & technology. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily).

Cell phones are allowed in bunk areas & Wi-Fi is available in all living areas.

Youth sleep in dormitories & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Required (if needed): $50 medication shipping/delivery fee.

7/25/20218/8/20213 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPool and LakeSports;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TechnologyNew York NYS

French Woods Sports & Arts Center - Session 5

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Teen program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 12-15. Activities centered around sports, arts & technology. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily).

Cell phones are allowed in bunk areas & Wi-Fi is available in all living areas.

Youth sleep in dormitories & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Required (if needed): $50 medication shipping/delivery fee.

8/8/20218/22/20213 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPool and LakeSports;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TechnologyNew York NYS

French Woods Sports & Arts Center - Session 5&6

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Teen program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 12-15. Activities centered around sports, arts & technology. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules with 6 daily activities; 3 majors (chosen at start of session) & 3 minors (chosen daily).

Cell phones are allowed in bunk areas & Wi-Fi is available in all living areas.

Youth sleep in dormitories & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $175 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Required (if needed): $50 medication shipping/delivery fee.

8/8/20218/29/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsDormsPool and LakeSports;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TechnologyNew York NYS

Camp Glen Brook - Session 1

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Small & rustic program; focus on community, creativity, compassion & stewardship. Highly limited number of spaces available in Session 2. Close-knit community of about 100 campers with a farm to table food program. Structured programming; children must participate in every activity.

Media free; no electronics of any kind. Parents & children are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in refurbished farmhouses & cabins & swim in a lake.

None.

7/4/20217/23/20214.5 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeAdventure;Farming;Traditional;Wilderness ActivitiesNew Hampshire

Camp Glen Brook - Session 2

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Small & rustic program; focus on community, creativity, compassion & stewardship. Highly limited number of spaces available in Session 2. Close-knit community of about 100 campers with a farm to table food program. Structured programming; children must participate in every activity.

Media free; no electronics of any kind. Parents & children are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in refurbished farmhouses & cabins & swim in a lake.

None.

7/26/20218/14/20214.5 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeAdventure;Farming;Traditional;Wilderness ActivitiesNew Hampshire

Greenwood Trails - Session A

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Traditional program; focused on building community & centered around cores values of respect, integrity, caring & courage.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session B. Activities are largely free choice with 2 majors (selected weekly), 2 minors (selected daily) & 2 scheduled periods. No electronic devices with screens.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp, children can make 1 weekly phone call home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Optional: Camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: Fee for linens.

Optional: Horseback riding fee.

Required (if needed): Estimated $350 lice removal service fee.

6/27/20217/10/20213.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeTraditionalConnecticut

Greenwood Trails - Session B

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Traditional program; focused on building community & centered around cores values of respect, integrity, caring & courage.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session B. Activities are largely free choice with 2 majors (selected weekly), 2 minors (selected daily) & 2 scheduled periods. No electronic devices with screens.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp, children can make 1 weekly phone call home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Optional: Camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: Fee for linens.

Optional: Horseback riding fee.

Required (if needed): Estimated $350 lice removal service fee.

7/11/20217/31/20213.5 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeTraditionalConnecticut

Greenwood Trails - Session C

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Traditional program; focused on building community & centered around cores values of respect, integrity, caring & courage.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session B. Activities are largely free choice with 2 majors (selected weekly), 2 minors (selected daily) & 2 scheduled periods. No electronic devices with screens.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp, children can make 1 weekly phone call home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Optional: Camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: Fee for linens.

Optional: Horseback riding fee.

Required (if needed): Estimated $350 lice removal service fee.

8/1/20218/14/20213.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeTraditionalConnecticut

Hands In 4 Youth (Home of Camp Vacamas) - Session 1

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Traditional program; focus on building self-esteem and social skills in a healthy, natural environment. Designed to inspire youth in practice of setting & pursuing goals, living responsibly, reflecting on achievements / disappointments & taking action towards their dreams.

Combination of scheduled & free-choice programming; some activities are selected by bunk group, while others are selected individually.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

None.

6/27/20217/8/20211 hour2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew Jersey

Hands In 4 Youth (Home of Camp Vacamas) - Session 2

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NJ

Traditional program; focus on building self-esteem and social skills in a healthy, natural environment. Designed to inspire youth in practice of setting & pursuing goals, living responsibly, reflecting on achievements / disappointments & taking action towards their dreams.

Combination of scheduled & free-choice programming; some activities are selected by bunk group, while others are selected individually.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

None.

7/11/20217/29/20211 hour3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew Jersey

Hands In 4 Youth (Home of Camp Vacamas) - Session 3

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Traditional program; focus on building self-esteem and social skills in a healthy, natural environment. Designed to inspire youth in practice of setting & pursuing goals, living responsibly, reflecting on achievements / disappointments & taking action towards their dreams.

Combination of scheduled & free-choice programming; some activities are selected by bunk group, while others are selected individually.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

None.

8/1/20218/19/20211 hour3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew Jersey

Independent Lake Camp - Session 1

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Sports & arts program; offers a diverse range of activities that include traditional & extreme sports, performing arts, visual arts & technology.

Free-choice programming; children select 5 activities at the start of camp & 3 of them to focus on as their primes. Children also select a free choice activity daily.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. Children can also make occasional phone calls home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Strongly Recommended: $200 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: $150 horseback riding lessons; every other day.

Optional: Private tennis lessons ($50 per lesson).

Optional: $30 bunk counselor tip. Required (if needed) $75 lice removal service fee.

6/20/20217/4/20213 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeFine Arts;Performing Arts;Sports;TechnologyPennsylvania

Independent Lake Camp - Session 2

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Sports & arts program; offers a diverse range of activities that include traditional & extreme sports, performing arts, visual arts & technology.

Free-choice programming; children select 5 activities at the start of camp & 3 of them to focus on as their primes. Children also select a free choice activity daily.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. Children can also make occasional phone calls home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Strongly Recommended: $200 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: $225 horseback riding lessons; every other day.

Optional: Private tennis lessons ($50 per lesson).

Optional: $30 bunk counselor tip. Required (if needed) $75 lice removal service fee.

7/4/20217/25/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeFine Arts;Performing Arts;Sports;TechnologyPennsylvania

Independent Lake Camp - Session 3

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Sports & arts program; offers a diverse range of activities that include traditional & extreme sports, performing arts, visual arts & technology.

Free-choice programming; children select 5 activities at the start of camp & 3 of them to focus on as their primes. Children also select a free choice activity daily.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. Children can also make occasional phone calls home.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Strongly Recommended: $200 camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: $225 horseback riding lessons; every other day.

Optional: Private tennis lessons ($50 per lesson).

Optional: $30 bunk counselor tip. Required (if needed) $75 lice removal service fee.

7/25/20218/15/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeFine Arts;Performing Arts;Sports;TechnologyPennsylvania

Kutsher's Sports Academy - Session 1

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Sports program; focus on specialty training, camaraderie & fun. All activities are directed by trained coaches (professional, college & high school levels) & current / former professional athletes.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules weekly.

After 1 week at camp, parents can schedule 1 phone call with their child.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: $50 camper bank account.

6/27/20217/24/20213 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeSportsMassachusetts

Kutsher's Sports Academy - Session 2

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Sports program; focus on specialty training, camaraderie & fun. All activities are directed by trained coaches (professional, college & high school levels) & current / former professional athletes.

Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules weekly.

After 1 week at camp, parents can schedule 1 phone call with their child.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: $50 camper bank account.

7/25/20218/14/20213 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeSportsMassachusetts

Camp Ma-He-Tu - Session 2

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Small, all-girls, traditional program; focus on empowering young women to discover their personal strengths, gain confidence & express themselves. A close-knit community of about 100 campers.

Combination of 5 scheduled activities & 1 free-choice activity. No electronics of any kind. Children & parents are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins & platform tents & swim in a lake.

Optional: Canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/11/20217/24/20211 hour2 WeeksAll GirlsCabins and TentsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Camp Ma-He-Tu - Session 2&3

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Small, all-girls, traditional program; focus on empowering young women to discover their personal strengths, gain confidence & express themselves. A close-knit community of about 100 campers.

Combination of 5 scheduled activities & 1 free-choice activity. No electronics of any kind. Children & parents are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins & platform tents & swim in a lake.

Optional: Canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/11/20218/7/20213 hours4 WeeksAll GirlsCabins and TentsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Camp Ma-He-Tu - Session 3

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Small, all-girls, traditional program; focus on empowering young women to discover their personal strengths, gain confidence & express themselves. A close-knit community of about 100 campers.

Combination of 5 scheduled activities & 1 free-choice activity. No electronics of any kind. Children & parents are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins & platform tents & swim in a lake.

Optional: Canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/25/20218/7/20213 hours2 WeeksAll GirlsCabins and TentsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Camp Ma-He-Tu - Session 3&4

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Small, all-girls, traditional program; focus on empowering young women to discover their personal strengths, gain confidence & express themselves. A close-knit community of about 100 campers.

Combination of 5 scheduled activities & 1 free-choice activity. No electronics of any kind. Children & parents are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins & platform tents & swim in a lake.

Optional: Canteen fee (refundable if unused).

7/25/20218/21/20213 hours4 WeeksAll GirlsCabins and TentsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Camp Ma-He-Tu - Session 4

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Small, all-girls, traditional program; focus on empowering young women to discover their personal strengths, gain confidence & express themselves. A close-knit community of about 100 campers.

Combination of 5 scheduled activities & 1 free-choice activity. No electronics of any kind. Children & parents are encouraged to write letters.

Children sleep in cabins & platform tents & swim in a lake.

Optional: Canteen fee (refundable if unused).

8/8/20218/21/20213 hours2 WeeksAll GirlsCabins and TentsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Camp Netimus for Girls - Session 1

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All-girls, traditional program; focus on self-discovery & spirited activity.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session 2. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules.

Mandatory swim program.

Sister program of Camp Shohola for Boys; there are a few co-ed special events.

Children must write home once a week & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Strongly Recommended: $50 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: trunk or trunk & linen combo rentals.

Optional: Horseback riding lessons fee (offered at 1/2 price).

Optional: Banana Boating or Water Skiing.

Optional: Email service.

Required (if needed): Estimated $200 lice removal service fee.

6/27/20217/10/20212 hours2 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Netimus for Girls - Session 1&2

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All-girls, traditional program; focus on self-discovery & spirited activity.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session 2. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules.

Mandatory swim program.

Sister program of Camp Shohola for Boys; there are a few co-ed special events.

Children must write home once a week & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Strongly Recommended: $75 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: trunk or trunk & linen combo rentals.

Optional: Horseback riding lessons fee (offered at 1/2 price).

Optional: Banana Boating or Water Skiing.

Optional: Email service. Required (if needed): Estimated $200 lice removal service fee.

6/27/20217/24/20212 hours4 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Netimus for Girls - Session 2

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All-girls, traditional program; focus on self-discovery & spirited activity.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session 2. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules.

Mandatory swim program.

Sister program of Camp Shohola for Boys; there are a few co-ed special events.

Children must write home once a week & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Strongly Recommended: $50 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: trunk or trunk & linen combo rentals.

Optional: Horseback riding lessons fee (offered at 1/2 price).

Optional: Banana Boating or Water Skiing.

Optional: Email service. Required (if needed): Estimated $200 lice removal service fee.

7/11/20217/24/20212 hours2 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Netimus for Girls - Session 3

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All-girls, traditional program; focus on self-discovery & spirited activity.

Highly limited number of spaces available in Session 2. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules.

Mandatory swim program.

Sister program of Camp Shohola for Boys; there are a few co-ed special events.

Children must write home once a week & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Strongly Recommended: $75 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: trunk or trunk & linen combo rentals.

Optional: Horseback riding lessons fee (offered at 1/2 price).

Optional: Banana Boating or Water Skiing.

Optional: Email service.

Required (if needed): Estimated $200 lice removal service fee.

7/25/20218/14/20212 hours3 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

New York YMCA's Camp Talcott - Session 1

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Traditional program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 9-15. Designed to meet the changing developmental needs of children. Free-choice programming with a large variety of activities. Special event days & evening programs round out the camp experience.

Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Email service.

6/27/20217/10/20212 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

New York YMCA's Camp Talcott - Session 2

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Traditional program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 9-15. Designed to meet the changing developmental needs of children. Free-choice programming with a large variety of activities. Special event days & evening programs round out the camp experience.

Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Email service.

7/11/20217/24/20212 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

New York YMCA's Camp Talcott - Session 3

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Traditional program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 9-15. Designed to meet the changing developmental needs of children. Free-choice programming with a large variety of activities. Special event days & evening programs round out the camp experience.

Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Email service.

7/25/20218/7/20212 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

New York YMCA's Camp Talcott - Session 4

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Traditional program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 9-15. Designed to meet the changing developmental needs of children. Free-choice programming with a large variety of activities. Special event days & evening programs round out the camp experience.

Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Email service.

8/8/20218/21/20212 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Ramapo for Children (Special Needs) - Session 2

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Special needs program; for children with developmental and / or behavioral special needs. Traditional camp programming that fosters the development of positive social / learning skills, helps build healthy relationships & increases self-esteem.

Safe, predictable & highly-structured environment designed to promote confidence & build trust. 1:1 staff to child ratio; counselors are emerging professionals in the fields of special education, social work, psychology or related areas.

Children must be self sufficient in the restroom. Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool & a lake.

Optional: $20 bus transport for parents on Visitor's Day.

Optional: Email service.

7/11/20217/30/20212 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeTraditional;Special NeedsNew York NYS

Ramapo for Children (Special Needs) - Session 3

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Special needs program; for children with developmental and / or behavioral special needs. Traditional camp programming that fosters the development of positive social / learning skills, helps build healthy relationships & increases self-esteem.

Safe, predictable & highly-structured environment designed to promote confidence & build trust. 1:1 staff to child ratio; counselors are emerging professionals in the fields of special education, social work, psychology or related areas.

Children must be self sufficient in the restroom. Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a pool & a lake.

Optional: $20 bus transport for parents on Visitor's Day.

Optional: Email service.

8/1/20218/21/20212 hours3 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeTraditional;Special NeedsNew York NYS

Camp Shohola for Boys - Session 1

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All-boys, traditional program; focus on having fun, trying new things & making memories. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules from 6 departments (Arts, Equestrian, Communications / Technology, Land Sports, Outdoor Adventure & Water Sports).

Mandatory swim program. Brother program of Camp Netimus for Girls; there are a few co-ed special events.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $200 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: Horseback riding fees.

6/27/20217/10/20212 hours2 WeeksAll BoysCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Shohola for Boys - Session 1&2

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All-boys, traditional program; focus on having fun, trying new things & making memories. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules from 6 departments (Arts, Equestrian, Communications / Technology, Land Sports, Outdoor Adventure & Water Sports).

Mandatory swim program. Brother program of Camp Netimus for Girls; there are a few co-ed special events.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $250 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: Horseback riding fees.

6/27/20217/24/20212 hours4 WeeksAll BoysCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Shohola for Boys - Session 2

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All-boys, traditional program; focus on having fun, trying new things & making memories. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules from 6 departments (Arts, Equestrian, Communications / Technology, Land Sports, Outdoor Adventure & Water Sports).

Mandatory swim program. Brother program of Camp Netimus for Girls; there are a few co-ed special events.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $200 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: Horseback riding fees.

7/11/20217/24/20212 hours2 WeeksAll BoysCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Shohola for Boys - Session 3

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All-boys, traditional program; focus on having fun, trying new things & making memories. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules from 6 departments (Arts, Equestrian, Communications / Technology, Land Sports, Outdoor Adventure & Water Sports).

Mandatory swim program. Brother program of Camp Netimus for Girls; there are a few co-ed special events.

Parents & children can communicate via letters & email. After 1 week at camp; parents can call during meal times.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $250 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: Horseback riding fees.

7/25/20218/14/20212 hours3 WeeksAll BoysCabinsLakeTraditionalPennsylvania

Camp Susquehannock for Boys - Session 1

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All-boys, sports program; provides multi-sport athletic development & confidence-based learning in a rustic, traditional camp environment.

Encourages moral, social & physical development through team & individual sports. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities.

Mandatory swim program. Showers permitted twice per week with lake bathing in swimsuits required every other day. Brother program of Susquehannock for Girls; certain meals & special events are co-ed.

Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children sleep in cabins with outhouse bathrooms & swim in a lake.

Required: $75 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: $70 linens.

Optional: Horseback riding fee & associated apparel (riding helmet, boots & pants).

Optional: Tutoring fee.

Optional: Email service.

7/10/20218/7/20213.5 hours4 WeeksAll BoysCabinsLakeSportsPennsylvania

Camp Susquehannock for Girls - Session 1

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All-girls, sports program; provides multi-sport athletic development & confidence-based learning in a rustic, traditional camp environment.

Encourages moral, social & physical development through team & individual sports. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities.

Mandatory swim program. Showers permitted twice per week with lake bathing in swimsuits required every other day. Sister program of Susquehannock for Boys; certain meals & special events are co-ed.

Service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins with outhouse bathrooms & swim in a lake.

Required: $75 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: $70 linens.

Optional: Horseback riding fee & associated apparel (riding helmet, boots & pants).

Optional: Tutoring fee.

Optional: Email service.

7/10/20218/7/20213.5 hours4 WeeksAll GirlsCabinsLakeSportsPennsylvania

Timber Lake West - Session 2

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Traditional program; focus on building community, self-reliance / confidence & independence. Combination of scheduled & free-choice activities. Must be comfortable in water; 1/3 of program is devoted to swimming & water sports.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available. Children can call home once.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake & a pool.

Required: $75 uniform of 4 t-shirts.

Required: $35-$150 sliding scale canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Required: Estimated $200 luggage fee to cover cost of its transport to camp.

Required (if needed): $15-20 pre-packaging fee for ALL medications.

Required (if needed): Estimated $375 lice removal service fee.

7/25/20218/18/20212.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsPool and LakeTraditionalNew York NYS

Trail Blazers - Session 1

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Rustic, wilderness adventure program; an immersive nature experience focused on primitive outdoor living, overcoming challenges & community building. Activities centered around 6 core values of friendship, health, learning, self-growth, being a steward & learning survival skills.

Children create their own schedule as a group. Includes a multi-night hiking trip. Minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in canvas tents (with raised cots & mosquito nets) & swim in a lake.

None.

6/27/20217/9/20211.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsTentsLakeAdventure;Wilderness ActivitiesNew Jersey

Trail Blazers - Session 2

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Rustic, wilderness adventure program; an immersive nature experience focused on primitive outdoor living, overcoming challenges & community building. Activities centered around 6 core values of friendship, health, learning, self-growth, being a steward & learning survival skills.

Children create their own schedule as a group. Includes a multi-night hiking trip. Minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in canvas tents (with raised cots & mosquito nets) & swim in a lake.

None.

7/11/20217/23/20211.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsTentsLakeAdventure;Wilderness ActivitiesNew Jersey

Trail Blazers - Session 3

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Rustic, wilderness adventure program; an immersive nature experience focused on primitive outdoor living, overcoming challenges & community building. Activities centered around 6 core values of friendship, health, learning, self-growth, being a steward & learning survival skills.

Children create their own schedule as a group. Includes a multi-night hiking trip. Minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in canvas tents (with raised cots & mosquito nets) & swim in a lake.

None.

7/25/20218/6/20211.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsTentsLakeAdventure;Wilderness ActivitiesNew Jersey

Trail Blazers - Session 4

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Rustic, wilderness adventure program; an immersive nature experience focused on primitive outdoor living, overcoming challenges & community building. Activities centered around 6 core values of friendship, health, learning, self-growth, being a steward & learning survival skills.

Children create their own schedule as a group. Includes a multi-night hiking trip. Minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in canvas tents (with raised cots & mosquito nets) & swim in a lake.

None.

8/8/20218/20/20211.5 hours2 WeeksBoys and GirlsTentsLakeAdventure;Wilderness ActivitiesNew Jersey

Trail Blazers (Leaders In Training) - Session 1

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Rustic, teen, leadership program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 14-15. Immersive wilderness adventure experience focused on environmental stewardship, community service, personal growth, goal setting & reflection.

Includes a multi-night hiking trip. Minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Parents & youth are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Youth sleep in teepees or canvas tents (with raised cots & mosquito nets) & swim in a lake.

None.

6/27/20217/23/20211.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsTentsLakeAdventure;Wilderness Activities;LeadershipNew Jersey

Trail Blazers (Leaders In Training) - Session 3

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Rustic, teen, leadership program; for 1199SEIU youth ages 14-15. Immersive wilderness adventure experience focused on environmental stewardship, community service, personal growth, goal setting & reflection.

Includes a multi-night hiking trip. Minimal electricity & no electronics of any kind.

Parents & youth are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Youth sleep in teepees or canvas tents (with raised cots & mosquito nets) & swim in a lake.

None.

7/25/20218/20/20211.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsTentsLakeAdventure;Wilderness Activities;LeadershipNew Jersey

Windsor Mountain International - Session 1

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Creative arts program; designed to build independence & foster personal growth. Focus on nurturing the creative spirit & living as a responsible citizen of the world.

Offers an extensive selection of traditional & unique activities. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules every 3 days.

Parents & children are encouraged to write weekly letters.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $100 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: $150 off-site whitewater rafting or surfing trip.

Required (if needed): Estimated $200 lice removal service fee.

6/27/20217/24/20214.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeAdventure;Farming;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TraditionalNew Hampshire

Windsor Mountain International - Session 2

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Creative arts program; designed to build independence & foster personal growth. Focus on nurturing the creative spirit & living as a responsible citizen of the world.

Offers an extensive selection of traditional & unique activities. Free-choice programming; children create their own schedules every 3 days.

Parents & children are encouraged to write weekly letters.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Required: $100 canteen fee (refundable if unused).

Optional: $150 off-site whitewater rafting or surfing trip.

Required (if needed): Estimated $200 lice removal service fee.

7/27/20218/21/20214.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeAdventure;Farming;Fine Arts;Performing Arts;TraditionalNew Hampshire

YMCA Camp Gorham (For Rochester Members Only) - Session 2

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Traditional program (for Rochester members only); focus on enhancing social intelligence through achievement, independence, friendship & belonging.

Free-choice programming; children select from 3 main areas (creative activities, land activities & waterfront activities).

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: Waterskiing ($190 for 5 runs).

Optional: Email service.

7/4/20217/17/2021N/A2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

YMCA Camp Gorham (For Rochester Members Only) - Session 3

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Traditional program (for Rochester members only); focus on enhancing social intelligence through achievement, independence, friendship & belonging.

Free-choice programming; children select from 3 main areas (creative activities, land activities & waterfront activities).

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: Waterskiing ($190 for 5 runs).

Optional: Email service.

7/18/20217/31/2021N/A2 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS

YMCA Camp Gorham (For All Members) - Session 2&3

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Traditional program (for all members); focus on enhancing social intelligence through achievement, independence, friendship & belonging.

Free-choice programming; children select from 3 main areas (creative activities, land activities & waterfront activities).

Parents & children are encouraged to write letters & service for one-way emails (from parent to child) is available.

Children sleep in cabins & swim in a lake.

Optional: Camper bank account (refundable if unused).

Optional: Waterskiing ($190 for 5 runs).

Optional: Email service.

7/4/20217/31/20214.5 hours4 WeeksBoys and GirlsCabinsLakeTraditionalNew York NYS
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