YMCA Summer Camp | New Jersey


Try something new, meet new friends, be active, and have fun all day long.

Choose the YMCA Summer Camp that's right for your child!

Our experienced, well-trained staff provide opportunities for campers to develop skill and explore new interests in a safe, supportive environment. All activities are designed to be fun and stimulating to help prevent Summer learning loss. Campers will develop teamwork and leadership skills while building lifelong friendships.

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Camp Michikamau - Sleepaway Camp



For almost 90 years Camp Michikamau has offered a high quality traditional overnight camp program for youth and teens. Michikamau means “great gathering” and a great gathering is what we truly are. Every summer in addition to the majority of our campers who come from across Bergen County, NJ, we are very proud to welcome staff and campers from all corners of the Earth.

Visit our camp page for more details. Financial assistance is available.

Fairview Lake YMCA Camps - Sleepaway Camp


Located on a private lake in Northwest New Jersey, Fairview Lake YMCA Camps offers programs for campers entering grades 2-11. Choose from traditional camp programs, specialty programs like sailing and farm camp, adventure programs, leadership programs and horseback riding. We welcome campers and staff from all over the tri-state area, and all over the world!

For more information, please visit our camp page or call 973 383 9282. Financial assistance is available.

Campus Kids - Sleepaway Camp

New for 2020! Campus Kids Summer Camp is on the beautiful, rural campus of Blair Academy in Blairstown, NJ. Campers spend Monday through Friday at camp and home with family on the weekends. Campers choose their own activities every day.

Visit the camp website for more details or call 973-845-9260. Transportation is available.

West Essex YMCA - Day Camp


Our camps provide an environment where your child will have fun, make new friends and explore new activities. Choose from our progressive camps in Livingston for ages 3 - 15 (Camp Peanut Shell, Super Summer and the Teen Adventure Camp) or our traditional day camp, Pioneer Trails (ages 3 ½ - 14 yrs) located at Caldwell College. For more information, call 973 992-7500 or visit our camp page. Financial assistance is available.

What's included: Camp T-shirt and swim lessons.

Wayne YMCA - Day Camp


Your children can expect to have a summer experience of a lifetime at White Pines Day Camp, where they will have the opportunity to participate in a Learn to Swim program, as well as explore many other interests like cooking, art, theater and dance programs.  Campers will learn to play tennis, soccer, basketball and get fit at our Summer Sports Academy.  Our littlest campers will start building memories of their first summer camp experiences at ABC Summer Camp, a camp especially for preschoolers.  Campers of all ages will be engaged, active and energized at the Y. Visit our camp page for more details. Financial assistance is available.  What's included: Camp T-shirt and swim time.

Sussex County YMCA - Day Camp


There are many options for children ages 3 to eighth grade to have a summer experience of a lifetime. From half-day programs at our Summer Y Kids Day Camp in Hardyston. - there is something for everyone.

Visit our camp page for more details. Financial assistance is available.

What's included: Camp T-shirt, trip fees and swim time.

South Mountain YMCA - Day Camp


Traditional and Specialty Camps for ages 2½ - 15. 14 different camps - full and half-day, all located in Maplewood/South Orange area. Extended camp care available from 7am - 7pm. For more information, please visit our camp page or call 973 762 4145.

What's included: Camp T-shirt, trip fees and swim lessons.

Financial assistance is available.

Mayor's Circle of Excellence - Orange Day Camp

Provided through a partnership between the YMCA and the City of Orange, the Mayor's Circle of Excellence Summer Day Camp is jammed packed with weekly themes, academic STEAM projects, sports, creative play, swimming and more! Campers gain self-confidence and teamwork skills.

Visit our camp page or call 973-673-5588. Financial assistance is available.

East Orange YMCA - Day Camp


4 different camps for ages 3-15. For more information, please visit our camp page or call 973-673-5588.

What's included: Camp T-shirt, Before and after camp care, Breakfast, Lunch and PM snack.

Program for parents accepted. Financial assistance is available.

Greater Bergen County YMCA - Day Camp


Camp at YMCA of Greater Bergen County is a great place for summer fun and adventure! Camp Oratam, for ages 5-16, offers a traditional day camp experience located on Lake Kanawauke in Harriman State Park with  campers participating in arts & crafts, sports & games, nature activities, boating, and swimming in our lake. At the Y, there are endless opportunities for fun-filled summer days!

Visit our camp page for more details.  Financial assistance is available.

Blue Mountain Day Camp - Day Camp

Blue Mountain Day Camp (BMDC) has been serving Sussex County, New Jersey since 1979. Located on the shores of Fairview Lake in Stillwater, the abundance of unspoiled wood lands creates endless opportunities for children to learn and explore. With facilities normally seen only in overnight camps, BMDC offers an exciting, creative summer day camp experience for children. Key to this camping experience is a mile-long lake with fishing, sailing, water sports, and swimming. Tennis courts, a basketball court, indoor and outdoor climbing, a sports field, an art pavilion, a horseback riding stable, and archery and riflery ranges are just a few of the great facilities at BMDC.

For ages 3-15.
Visit our camp page for more details. Transportation available.

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