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Here are the camps that match your search inquiry. If you would like help narrowing your list of camps or figuring out which camp is right for your child, contact Renee Flax, Director of Camper Placement at 212.391.5208/1.800.777-CAMP or by email You may also register on our site to receive a free, customized list of camps based on your needs and those that best fit your child.

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Campus Kids-NJ

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Northwest New Jersey, Blairstown, NJ

Monday through Friday at camp and home with the family on weekends, transportation included. Campers choose their own activities daily. Located on the campus of Blair Academy. Pick up in Bergen, Passaic,Morris,Somerset,Union,Middlesex,Essex, and Monmouth Counties. Also Manhattan, Rockland and Westchester


Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Sussex, NJ

Since 1941, boys and girls, ages 7-15 have been building lifelong friendships and lasting memories at Camp Louemma. Conveniently located only 70 miles from New York City, the camp is nestled in the rolling hills and woodlands of northern New Jersey. Our 152 scenic acre campus boasts a private lake and picturesque surroundings that enable each camper to feel safe, secure and at one with friends and nature.

Happiness Is Camping, Inc

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

North West Jersey, Hardwick, New Jersey

Resident summer camp for children with cancer and their siblings. Normal summer camp experience offered at no charge to families, Health Center staffed by Physicians and Nurses from Memorial Sloan Kettering, Montefiore Medical Center.

Camp Lou Henry Hoover

Resident Camp for Girls

Sussex County, Middleville, New Jersey

CAMP is an adventure, waiting for you to arrive to get started. CAMP is filled with exciting activities that build courage, confidence and character. CAMP gives you a maximum dose of fun all day, every day. CAMP teaches you cooperation and team work. CAMP is a chance to develop your life skills and become self-reliant. CAMP gives you experiences and challenges to help you become the best person you can be. CAMP empowers you to make a difference in your community and in the world. Allow Camp Lou Henry Hoover to be the place to experience all of the above and more this summer.

Elks Camp Moore

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Haskell, NJ

Elks Camp Moore is a residential special needs camp located in the Ramapo Mountains of northern New Jersey. During each campers week long stay, they have the opportunity to take part in many activities such as swimming, arts & crafts, music, games & more. The special needs we focus on are mental retardation, limited mobility and speech/communication impairment.

Appel Farm

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Rural, Southern New Jersey, Elmer, NJ

For nearly 50 years, Appel Farm Summer Arts Camp has fed the imaginations of young people as they have developed talents, interacted with artists from around the world, and made life-long friendships. Music, theater, dance, visual arts, photography, video, recording arts, creative writing, sports and swim -- Appel Farm is a great place to discover, explore and realize your creative possibilities!

Johnsonburg Presbyterian Center

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Warren County, Johnsonburg, NJ

Our mission is to provide a place apart where all people can experience God's love within a welcoming Christian community. Camp Johnsonburg is a ministry of PC(USA) but joyfully welcomes children from all backgrounds and religious affiliations.

Vacamas Programs For Youth

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Northern New Jersey / Bear Mountain NY, West Milford, NJ

Vacamas programs for Youth is a non-profit organization founded in 1924 by a group of dedicated business people and educators. The organization is committed to enabling children of low and moderate income families to enjoy positive experiences. Over 5,000 children from the New York Metropolitan area benefit from our services.


Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Jersey Shore, Oakhurst, NJ

Youth and Adults with physical and developmental disabilities gain self-esteem and independence in a camp where it is easy to participate in adapted recreation, make friends and be accepted. Can accomodate youth and adults with cerebral palsy, limited mobility, muscular dystrophy, spina bifida as well as autism.

Fairview Lake YMCA

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Newton, NJ

A Beautiful Site Fairview Lake YMCA sits on mile-long Fairview Lake in Northwestern New Jersey. Our 660 acres adjoin the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, providing access to the Appalachian Trail, the Delaware River, unlimited hiking possibilities and breathtaking views. Two waterfronts and a fleet of canoes, rowboats, kayaks, sailboats, and windsurfers offer a wide variety of waterfront activities. Ranch camp: one week programs, two week programs, advance riding week for boys and girls

Hope Center (Camp Hope)

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Warren County NJ, Hope, N

Camp experience for young people, Christan learning and fellowship with swimming, boating, sports.

Trail Blazers

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Sussex County, Montague, NJ

Trail Blazers is an award-winning youth organization with over a century of experience serving children from the urban centers of New York City and New Jersey. Through experiential outdoor education in our rustic camping setting, Trail Blazers helps youth build the values and life skills essential for productive citizenship.

Camp Merry Heart

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Hackettstown, New Jersey

Our 123 acre facility offers year-round programs in a beautiful and safe setting with a wide variety of activities for individuals of all ages and all levels of special needs and abilities: Swimming - Fishing - Sports - Games - Canoeing - Challenge Courses - Arts & Crafts - Nature Studies - Karaoke - and much more. Available programs include day camp, residential camp, weekend-only camp, and hotel and travel excursions.

Camp Sun 'N Fun

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Gloucester County, Williamstown, New Jersey

Camp Sun 'N Fun provides a variety of social, educational and recreational opportunities for children and adults with intellectual and related developmental disabilities. Through participation in fun and exciting activities such as arts & crafts, nature appreciation, music & dance, sports & games, swimming and special 'theme' activities, campers have the opportunity to to make new friends, develop new skills, and learn about subjects they may not otherwise have the opportunity to experience. Activities are designed and implemented based on the abilities of the campers to encourage success, facilitate a greater sense of independence and to gain self-esteem. Both residential and day camp opportunities are available so that campers can enjoy the 'camp experience' on a level they feel comfortable and where they can achieve success. Both the residential and day camp are offered to children and adults. Residential minimum age is 8 with no age limit, minimum age for day camp is 5 with no age limit.

Star Lake Camp Salvation Army Camp

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Bloomingdale, NJ

While at camp, you'll participate in a wide variety of fun activities supervised by trained staff. Daytime activities include archery (for older campers), ropes course, crafts, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking and sports. Evening programs include both small and large group events. With a broad range of activites we solve the "I'm Bored" problem. Our goal here at Star Lake is to provide an experience for our campers that you do not normally have access to at home.

YMCA Camp Mason

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Delaware Water Gap, Hardwick, NJ

YMCA Camp Mason is a summer camp and year-round outdoor education & conference center. Founded in 1900 and located in northwestern New Jersey in Hardwick Township, Camp Mason serves more than 11,000 children, adults, and families annually. Camp Mason's resident summer camp provides leadership, facilities, and high quality programming in a unique and beautiful outdoor natural setting. We work with children to help them recognize their talents and to promote their development. We work in groups that focus on cooperative and social interaction by teaching a wide variety of skills through activities that are safe and fun. We work outdoors to reinforce the connection we all have to the world around us. We work each and every day to instill the YMCA core values of honesty, respect, caring, and responsibility. Our mission is to build the kind of character in each child that will help them succeed in life through self-enrichment and contribution to others. We do this by providing the kind of positive experience - a Camp Mason experience - that literally lasts a lifetime.

Camp Nejeda

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Stillwater, NJ

The mission of the Camp Nejeda Foundation is to enhance the lives of children with diabetes and their families by providing a fun and educational camping experience in a safe environment. Camp Nejeda serves children and families with diabetes and has done so since 1958.


Resident Camp for Boys and Girls


The Salvation Army's Camp Tecumseh is located on almost 400 acres of rolling hills in rural Hunterdon County, New Jersey. We are visited each year by more than 1700 children and dozens of senior citizens as well as U.S. Veterans. A fun-filled program allows campers to participate in group activities that encourage individual physical, emotional and spiritual growth. The programs at Camp Tecumseh help campers from varying backgrounds grow to responsible maturity through application of Christian principles.

YMCA Camp Ockanickon

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Greater Philadelphia Area, Medford, NJ

YMCA Camp Ockanickon for Boys, Matollionequay for Girls and Stockwell Day Camp will provide your child with a top quality program in a safe, supportive environment led by adult role models.

Camp Michikamau

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Bergen County, Tuxedo, New York

Don't miss out on an amazing summer camp experience. Camp Michikamau offers a traditional sleepaway camp program in beautiful Harriman State Park. Enjoy a variety of activities from archery to boating to overnights to campfires. We also have incredible staff from around the world. Join us for a summer to remember!

Camp Sacajawea (Sacy South)

Resident Camp for Girls

New Jersey Pine Barrens, Newfield, NJ

Outdoor adventures and activities that allow campers to try new things or build on skills already learned. Activities include outdoor cooking, hiking, environmental education and nature study, art, instructional and recreational swim, canoeing, archery, geocaching, art, service projects, horseback riding, and leadership opportunities. Some programs offer a trip option. ACA accredited

YMCA Camp Bernie

Resident Camp for Boys and Girls

Schooley Mountains, Port Murray, NJ

Traditional overnight camp program including Aquatics, Horseback Riding, Mini-Biking, Arts & Crafts, Mountain Biking, Nature, Landsports and much more. Spirited competition between 4 camper units. Convenient location between I-80 and I-78.

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