General Information

Adventure Awaits! 2020 Summer Camp at the Y!

 

Preview our 2020 Summer Camp at our Camp Carnival January 18, 11:30 am -  1:30 pm. Meet our counselors, register early and get all your questions answered. Bounce Houses, crafts and activities will be available for kids. 

 

 

2020 YMCA Summer Camp 

An Overview of Our Summer Camp:

  • 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday
  • Early Bird options as early as 6:30 am (additional fee)
  • After Care as late as 5:30 pm (additional fee)
  • Healthy Breakfast and Lunch
  • Safe swim instruction daily for children over 5/Weekly for children under 5
  • Variety of Rich Programming activities
  • American Camping Association Accredited
  • Licensed through the State of New Jersey Department of Health and Human Services
  • Low staff to children ratios
  • Intensively trained and certified staff, including CPR and First Aid certified
  • Weekly themes and activities (Camp and Site Specific)
  • Ice Cream Day
  • Pretzel Day
  • Special Friday Events
  • Transportation from the YMCA to Camp Merrywood
  • Third Party Assistance and State subsidies accepted
  • Three locations to serve our communities:
    • Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA
    • Camp Merrywood
    • Campy YMCA of Atlantic County, located at Collings Lake School

  

Click the links below for more information on our different camp options!

Camp Mini Me at the YMCA (Ages 3-5)

Camp Hiawatha at the YMCA (Ages 6-8)

Camp Y Achievers at the YMCA (2nd and 3rd graders)

Sequioa at Camp Merrywood (Ages 8-10)

Arrow at Camp Merrywood (Ages 11-15)

Specialty at the YMCA (Ages 9-15)

Camp YMCA of Atlantic County at Collings Lakes School (Ages 6-15)

Counselor In Training (CIT) (Ages 15-17)


 
YMCA Camp Ockanickon, located in the Pines of South Jersey, includes Camp Ockanickon (summer sleepaway camp for boys), Camp Matollionequay (summer sleepaway camp for girls). This 112-year old YMCA camp also offers leadership program and off-premise travel adventures. For information on summer camp registration, go to www.ycamp.org or call 609-654-8225. The camp is located at 1303 Stokes Road, Medford, NJ 08055.