Super Sleepaway Camps in and Near New Jersey

Posted on: January 25th, 2021 by

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What could be more fun for a child than spending some time at sleep away camp this summer? Children can spend some time away and develop independence. They can also find new experiences that they don’t typically experience at home. Sleep away camp is a chance for your child to grow, learn, and make new friends while having a ton of fun. I know as a kid I always dreamed of attending sleep away camp. If you are looking for a great camp for your child check out this list.

Makayla on her first visit to Camp Mason.

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Super Sleepaway Camps In and Near New Jersey

North Jersey Sleepaway Camps

Camp Mason

Camp Mason is an overnight camp in Hardwick, NJ. Camp Mason offers a mixture of traditional summer camp and adventure camp rolled into one. Rates start at $1100 for a session. Sessions begin June 27, 2021. For more information call 908-362-8217 or visit their website at campmason.org.

Fairview Lake YMCA Camp

Fairview Lake YMCA Camp is an overnight camp in Newton, NJ. Fairview Lake Camp offers a wide variety of camp options from coed to single sex as well a several specialty camps. Rates start at $1,143 a week. Sessions begin June 27, 2021. For more information call 1-973-383-9282 or visit their website at fairviewlakeymca.org.

Camp Vacamas

Camp Vacamas is an overnight camp located in West Milford, NJ. Camp Vacamas is run by the organization Hands in 4 Youth, whose mission is to make sleepaway camp available to children who would not normally be able to afford it. Rates vary on a sliding fee scale but range between $900-$2000 per session. Sessions begin June 27, 2021. For more information call 973-838-0942 or visit their website at  hi4y.org/sleepaway-camps.

Lindley G Cook 4-H Camp

Lindley G Cook 4-H Camp is an overnight camp located in Branchville, NJ. Lindley G Cook 4-H Camp prides itself on providing and affordable classis summer camp experience. Rates start at $700 per week with various discounts available. Sessions begin July 5, 2021. For more information call 973-948-3550 or visit their website at  nj4hcamp.rutgers.edu.

Climbing a wall at camp mason, one of NJ's sleepaway camps
Trying new things at camp.

South Jersey Sleepaway Camps

Appel Farm Arts Camp

Appel Farm Arts Camp is an overnight camp located in Elmer, NJ. Appel Farm Arts Camp provides a fun summer camp experience while also allowing children to develop their skills in various artistic disciplines. Rates start at $3500 per two week session. Sessions begin June 27, 2021. For more information call 856-358-6881 or visit their website at   appelfarmartscamp.org.

Camp Haluwasa

Camp Haluwasa is an overnight camp located in Hammonton, NJ. Camp Haluwasa is a Christian summer camp that incorporates traditional summer camp fun and bible lessons. Rates start at $535 per session. For more information call 609-561-3081 or visit their website at haluwasa.org/index.html.

  • 2021 information for this camp has not yet been released as of February 18, 2021.

YMCA of the Pines

YMCA of the Pines is an overnight camp located in Medford, NJ. YMCA of the Pines has two separate overnight camps, one for boys and one for girls. Rates start at $760 per week. Sessions begin June 27, 2021. For more information call 609-654-8225 or visit their website at ycamp.org.

Sleepaway camps in New Jersey provide outdoor canoeing experiences.

Sleepaway Camps Near New Jersey

Camp Michikamau

Camp Michikamau is an overnight camp located in Bear Mountain, NY. Camp Michikamau is a YMCA camp in New York that prides itself on its diverse staff from around the world. Rates start at $875 a week. Sessins begin June 27, 2021. For more information call 201-487-6600 or visit their website at metroymcas.org/bergen-county-ymca/sleepaway-camp-ymca-camp-michikamau.

Camp Cayuga

Camp Cayuga is an overnight camp located in Honesdale, PA. Camp Cayuga is a co-ed camp that offers full season, half season, and 2 week mini camp options.  Rates start at $2000 with discounts available. The camp opens June 26, 2021. For more information call 570-253-3133 (June to September) or 908-470-1224 (September to June) or visit their website at http://campcayuga.com.

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Jennifer Auer is the hyperlocal mom blogger who runs Jersey Family Fun. From New Jersey, this mom of 3 boys just can’t sit still! Her husband likes to say she’s a work-at-home mom who never stays home. Jennifer started traveling as a child and hasn’t stopped since. Instead of letting her husband and boys slow her down, she brings them along! As her boys transition from tweens to teens there’s still so many places she wants to discover with them both across the U.S. and internationally. She has been a Jersey Girl for 35+ years, and a Jersey Mom for 15+ years and a New Jersey mom blogger for 10 years, although she'd much rather be referred to as an influencer or just by name. She has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Entrepreneurship from Bryant University in Rhode Island.

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