YMCA Camp Bernie is the perfect location for your next school club’s outing. Whether you are a peer leadership group looking to cultivate the next generation’s humanitarians or an extracurricular group looking for some traditional bonding in an unconventional setting—we’re the space for you. We offer a large variety of programming with different package options to fit your needs as a group.

Activities

Camp Bernie offers a plethora of other activities which incorporate team-building. Specifically, the majority of our challenge elements offer opportunities for groups to work together in order to provide thrilling experiences that come partnered with self-growth and team bonding. Schedules can be customized to fit your needs, allowing you to integrate your own program, if needed.

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An orange wooden cabin.

Accommodations

Camp Bernie has a variety of different accommodations to fit the needs of your group. From larger options to smaller ones, we can often offer the ability to separate housing by gender, or other criteria, based on the specific needs of our groups.

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Sample Schedule

Friday

Time Activity
6:00-7:00p Arrival & Orientation
7:00-8:00p Settle into Cabins
8:00-9:00p Evening Activity
9:00-10:00p Free Time in Cabins
10:00p Quiet Hours Begin

Saturday

Time Activity
7:45a Waiters to Dining Hall
8:00-9:00a Breakfast
9:00-10:30a Activity 1
10:30-10:45a Bathroom/Water Break
10:45a-12:15p Activity 2
12:15p Waiters to Dining Hall
12:30-1:30p Lunch
1:30-3:00p Activity 3
3:00-3:15p Bathroom/Water Break
3:15-4:45p Activity 4
4:45-5:45p Cabin/Court Time
5:45p Waiters to Dining Hall
6:00-7:00p Dinner
7:00-8:00p Cabin/Court Time
8:00-9:00p Campfire
9:00-10:00p Free Time in Cabins
10:00-11:00p Quiet Hours Begin

Sunday

Time Activity
7:30a Pack Up Cabins
7:45a Waiters to Dining Hall
8:00-9:00a Breakfast
9:00-10:30a Activity 5
10:30-10:45a Bathroom/Water Break
10:45a-12:15p Activity 6
12:15p Waiters to Dining Hall
12:30-1:30p Lunch
1:30p Departure

Kids need camp more than ever this summer!

Camp Bernie will be implementing new procedures into our camp program for summer 2020 to address COVID-19.  These are in accordance with State, CDC, and YMCA/ACA guidelines and are available on our Day Camp web page.

 

Overnight Camp has, unfortunately, been canceled for the summer of 2020.  Please see our Events page for info on our alternate programs this summer: Family Archery, Family Horseback Riding, Weekend Cabin Rentals, Community Swim Lessons, and Labor Day Family Camp!