Our American Camping Association (ACA) Camp Ma-Kee-Ya and Camp Orinda provide a traditional summer camp experience to campers ages 5 to 12 and counselors in training (CITs) ages 13-16.
Weekly themes ensure that every camp week is fun-filled and action-packed. Campers will enjoy a full day of engaging activities including arts & crafts, sports and games, STEM-based activities, daily swimming, and more. No two days are alike!
We are very proud that YWCA Northern New Jersey summer camps are accredited by the nationally recognized American Camp Association, which independently assesses every facet of program safety and quality to grant this important mark of distinction.
Our experienced staff members undergo rigorous background checks and training to ensure we are providing children with safe, positive experiences that build confidence, lifelong memories, and a feeling of community to last well beyond the summer.
Our summer camp housed at Honiss Elementary School provides plenty of indoor and outdoor program space for an active, engaging summer camp experience. Every action-packed day features swim lessons taught by our by American Red Cross certified lifeguards plus a unique mix of arts & crafts, sports, nature and STEM fun, and much, more! CIT program available for teens ages 13 to 16 yrs.
Our scenic lakefront camp provides exciting adventures, engaging activities, and lots of fun! Every action-packed day features American Red Cross swim lessons plus its own mix of arts & crafts, sports, kayaking, archery, hiking, nature and STEM fun, and much, more! We have plenty of indoor and outdoor space to be safe and comfortable no matter the weather.