General Information


Are you ready for summer?!


We are excited about the 2021 camp season! Stay tuned for registration information to be released in March! 


An Overview of Our Summer Camp:

  • 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday
  • After Care as late as 5:30 pm (additional fee)
  • Healthy Breakfast and Lunch
  • Safe swim instruction for children over 5/Weekly for children under 5
  • Variety of Rich Programming activities
  • American Camping Association Accredited
  • Licensed through the State of New Jersey Department of Health and Human Services
  • Low staff to children ratios
  • Intensively trained and certified staff, including CPR and First Aid certified
  • Weekly themes and activities (Camp and Site Specific)
  • Ice Cream Day
  • Pretzel Day
  • Special Friday Events
  • Transportation from the YMCA to Camp Merrywood
  • Third-Party Assistance and State subsidies accepted
  • Three locations to serve our communities:
    • Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA
    • Camp Merrywood
    • Camp YMCA of Atlantic County, located at Somers Point
          
 
 
 
YMCA Camp Ockanickon, located in the Pines of South Jersey, includes Camp Ockanickon (summer sleepaway camp for boys), Camp Matollionequay (summer sleepaway camp for girls). This 112-year old YMCA camp also offers a leadership program and off-premise travel adventures. For information on summer camp registration, go to www.ycamp.org or call 609-654-8225. The camp is located at 1303 Stokes Road, Medford, NJ 08055. 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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