Travel Camps

 


Our Travel Camps offer amazing opportunities for children and teens to go on exciting adventures, gain independence, experience new parts of our local tri-state area, make new friends and most of all have fun!


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 DISCOVERY & ENTERPRISE (Traditional)

SU | WK: A & B | 9AM-4PM | Ages 7-14 
COST*: $490 | DAILY: $125

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Enjoy daily field trips to museums, fun centers and many other exciting locations. Field trips depart promptly by 9:00 AM and return by 4:00 PM. Trip destinations will be announced March 2019. For details or to register for partial week, please contact us.

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*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

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

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! 


CULINARY ADVENTURES (SPECIALTY)

SU | WK: 5 | 9AM-12PM | AGES 8-12
COST*: $300

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Have fun exploring the food scene in the downtown Summit area in this week! Not only will campers get to eat at a variety of amazing local restaurants but they’ll get a complete behind-the-scenes tour and learn kitchen secrets from some of our area’s greatest chefs.

*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)

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

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

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.

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

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

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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Contact

  • Kelly McHugh

    • Program Director, Child Care & Camp
      • Summit YMCA
      • The Learning Circle YMCA
    • (908) 273-7040 ext. 5217