Sports Camps

 


Where sportsmanship meets skill, and young athletes can flourish in a positive, empowering environment. Sports camps help children develop socially, intellectually and athletically.



ADVENTURERS (TRADITIONAL)

TLC | JUL & AUG | 7AM-6PM | Ages 4-7

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Children experience the summer in a fun, supportive environment with experienced nurturing teachers and a full time nurse on duty. Each week the adventures will investigate a new theme in a fun, exciting way that combines activities, special on-site events and field trips. Daily activities include arts and crafts, playground time and water play, swimming at the Summit YMCA, special programs, dance, sports clinics, gardening, hiking, reading and writing, STEAM activities and games.

TLC Camps are full day, month-long camps. Price includes healthy meals (breakfast, lunch, snacks) and any field trips or enrichment programs.


CAMP CANNUNDUS (Traditional)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 5-13 
COST*: $330

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Making friends, learning new skills, understanding more about the natural world and each other is what Camp Cannundus is all about. Hosted at the Watchung Reservation, each day offers many enjoyable activities to choose from including arts and crafts, nature, games and swimming at the Summit YMCA. Cannundus campers participate in theme days every Tuesday and go on trips every Thursday.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Camp Lagoon - Highland (Traditional)

BH | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 5-8 
COST*: $385

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Camp Lagoon and Camp Highland have merged together (campers will still be grouped by age). In addition to games, arts and crafts and field trips to local attractions, campers will swim everyday (except on scheduled trip days) and participate in swimming lessons once a week. Field trips may include state parks, sporting events, movies, mini-golf and more. Trip schedules will be released March 2019.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


HIP HOP & ROCKIN CHEER (SPECIALTY)

BH | WK: 3 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 6-10
COST*: $300

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Learn fun high-energy hip hop dances, cheers, chants, and jumps all in one rockin’ camp! Learn to work as a team and have fun playing games, making a craft, and performing in a pep rally. Family and friends are invited to watch the BIG pep rally at the end of the camp week!

*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Ninja Warriors (SPECIALTY)

BH | WK: 5 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 6-10 
COST*: $230

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WR | WK: 9 | 1PM TO 4PM** | AGES 6-10
COST*: $230

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Ninja Warrior camp combines inspiration from the popular TV show American Ninja Warrior along with gym class games. Campers will face challenging obstacles and learn how to blow by them with ease! Ninja Warrior Camp is perfect for children who are looking to have fun, stay active and improve their agility and speed! Ninja Warrior Camp is held indoors at Berkeley Heights YMCA and outdoors at the Watchung Reservation.

**We have added a complimentary morning Speciality Sidekick Camp for Week 9 if you require care from 9:00AM - 1:00PM during this week.

SPECIALTY SIDEKICK AM

*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Playground Hopper (SPECIALTY)

SU | WK: 7 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 6-10 
COST*: $300

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Who loves the playground? Every child does, of course! This week long, half day camp will take your camper to the area’s top rated playgrounds! Swing, jump, run and slide into fun this summer with Playground Hopper! Playground trip list will be available March 2019. (Low staff to camper ratio of 1:8)

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*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 

Specialty Sidekick (SPECIALTY)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 12PM-4PM | Ages 5-14 
COST*: $190

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The perfect afternoon compliment to any morning specialty camp! Sidekick campers join Camp Cannundus at the Watchung Reservation for a half day of activities outdoors. Making friends, learning new skills and enjoying the outdoors is what Camp Cannundus is all about. Each day offers activities to choose from including arts and crafts, nature, games and swimming twice a week at the Summit YMCA.  

Please note: Specialty Sidekick is available as an add-on only to campers enrolled in our half day morning specialty camps. Transportation for Specialty Sidekick is included between campsites.

*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Sports Camp (TRADITIONAL)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 6-10
COST*: $330

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Designed for the sports enthusiast and using the Y Super Sports Model, campers will develop fundamental athletic skills and techniques for a variety of sporting activities, while learning the value of teamwork, sportsmanship and fair play. Camp is held outdoors at the Watchung Reservation and each day includes drills, skill development, learning the rules, game time & open play. Sports camp partakes in field trips to local sporting events and we occasionally may have a visit from the Jr. NBA.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


TEEN TREK (TEEN)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 11-14 
COST*: $425

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Teen Trek is one of our most popular camps, where teens enjoy daily excursions to New York, New Jersey & Pennsylvania for adventure, cultural awareness, the deconstruction of comfort zones, new friends and lots of fun! Last year's trips included Seven Presidents Beach, Six Flags, Camel Beach Water Park, High Point State Park, Round Valley, Dorney Park, Bushkill Falls, Laser One, Delaware River and Dave & Busters, to name a few. Trip schedules will be available March 2019.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


TRAVELERS (Traditional)

WR | WK: 2-8 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 9-10 
COST*: $370

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Travelers camp is the perfect combination of traditional camp activities, pool days at the BHCP and three days of fun and adventurous trips. Sign up for a week or join us for the whole summer! Every week is different and full of fun! Last summer's trips include Dave & Buster's, Keansburg Amusement Park, Wild West City, Silver Ball Museum & Arcade, Tomahawk Lake, iPlay America, Funplex & Splash Zone, Dorneypark, NYC Freedom Tower, Lake Hopatcong, Castaway Cove Mini Golf, Round Valley, Bounce Factory & Laser Tag and more!

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


The Summit Area YMCA offers over 50+ unique camp options to ensure your child has every opportunity to enjoy the best possible summer camp experience ever!  

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Contacts

  • Allison Zeimann

    • Sports Director
      • Summit YMCA
    • (908) 273-3330 ext.1196
  • Kelly McHugh

    • Program Director, Child Care & Camp
      • Berkeley Heights YMCA
    • (908) 464-8301 Ext. 2027
  • Deb Graisser

    • Business Manager, Childcare & Camp
      • Association Services
    • (908) 738-2165