Sussex County YMCA

Blue Mountain Day Camp

Sussex County YMCA Camps provides a safe and enriching clientuploads/_SussexCountyYMCA/images/camp/camp accredited logo_web.jpgenvironment for campers to participate in healthy, developmentally-appropriate activities and learning experiences.  Our camps focus on building self-esteem, confidence and social skills while increasing independence and health and wellness awareness.  Your camper will have fun and make new friends while exploring new experiences.

Set on the beautiful Fairview Lake in Newton, NJ, this pristine locations offers all the amenities you would come to expect from a sleep away camp at a day camp structure. Learn to sail a Sunfish, paddle a Stand Up Paddle board, swim in Fairview Lake, Learn the basics of survival skills, shoot a bow, plus much much more.

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Our Camp Staff is a specially selected group of young adults who demonstrate a love and ability to work with children. The YMCA has a special commitment to a recruitment process which includes comprehensive training and background checks.
Blue Mountain YMCA Day Camp - We are located at 1035 Fairview Lake Road, Newton, NJ (in Stillwater Twp). Take Route 206 to Newton, Route 94 South 3.5 miles to traffic light.  Right onto Route 610 to Stillwater.  Bear right onto Route 521 North.  Make second left on Fairview Lake Road to Fairview Lake Camps entrance.

Click here to see our 2015 bus schedule. Buses follow predetermined routes throughout Sussex County beginning at 7:25am. Buses depart camp at 5:00pm.

2014 YMCA Blue Mountain Day Camp dates: 
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Session 1:
  6/22 - 7/3
Session 2:  7/6 - 7/17
Session 3:  7/20 - 7/31
Session 4:  8/3 - 8/14
Session 5:  8/17 - 8/21

Health Form is required for camp attendance.
BMDC Registration Form
Overnight Permission Form
Snacks/Souvenir Form
Trail Ride/Photo Form
Parent/Counselor Form
BMDC Family Handbook


P. 973.209.9622 
  • Mon-Fri: 5:00am-9:30pm
    Sat:       7:00am-6:00pm
  • Sun:      8:00am-6:00pm

    Child Watch

    Mon-Fri:  8:30am-12:30pm
    Sat-Sun: 8:30am-12:30pm

    Youth Room

    Mon-Fri: 4:00pm-8:00pm
    Sat-Sun: 8:30am-12:30pm

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  • Program Guide

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