General Information

The Best Summer Ever is happening at the Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA!



 Thank for for the memories of the best summer ever! 





Thank you for a great 2019 Summer Camp! Check back in January 2020 for more information on next year's summer camp. Serving the Southern New Jersey region for 90 years, the Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA Day Camp is a wonderful place for your child to experience fun outdoor adventures this summer!



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 Accreditated
  • 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
  • Third Party Assistance and State subsidies accepted
  • Three locations to serve our communites:
    • Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA
    • Camp Merrywood
    • Campy YMCA of Atlantic County, located at Collings Lakes 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 or call 609-654-8225. The camp is located at 1303 Stokes Road, Medford, NJ 08055.