Camp Burgess & Hayward
Whether you are looking for camps, adventure, service, leadership development, or old-fashioned fun, our programs offer an enriching experience within a safe and structured environment. To sign up for Camp Burgess & Hayward, you can register online or download and mail in the Camper Registration Form. We look forward to seeing you this summer!
All About Camp
Camp Burgess for Boys and Camp Hayward for Girls are traditional brother-sister overnight camps located on opposite shores of Spectacle Pond. Our program provides campers with an engaging and supportive environment that encourages hands-on learning, self-expression, leadership building, and an appreciation for the natural world.
Dates & Rates
Camp Burgess & Hayward offers 7 sessions of traditional overnight camp from June to August and 1 session of Co-ed Specialty Camp in August. The Teen Adventure Program for ages 12-17 offers summer Adventure Trips, Outdoor Leadership, Community Service and Counselor in Training. At camp and on trips teens are immersed in a cooperative environment where they build lifelong friendships, challenge themselves with new adventures, and have fun. Dates & Rates Adventure Trips Dates & Rates 2013 Registration Form
Fresh from the Farm
Posted April 29, 2013
Say hello to Notch, the newest member of the farm family. Notch is a baby Flemish Giant rabbit who earned his (or her… we’re not sure yet) place at Camp as a companion for our other rabbit Chi. Although Notch … Continue reading
Help Us Build Future Leaders
Posted April 10, 2013
This year, Camp Burgess & Hayward will provide over $200,000 for “Camperships” – financial assistance for camp, teen adventure and outdoor education programs. Many families are unable to afford these programs, which means children may miss the opportunity to immerse themselves in … Continue reading
Unplug and Reconnect
Posted March 22, 2013
by Meghan Hill, Director of Business Operations & Alumni Relations A great way to get kids to “reconnect” to humanity, is by getting them engaged in a cause that allows them to give back on some level, whether it be … Continue reading
Join Us For Family Camp!
Posted May 3, 2013
Looking for a unique FAMILY ADVENTURE this Memorial Day Weekend?! Get back to nature and join us for… *** MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY CAMP *** May 25-27, 2013 This economical getaway includes meals, lodging and staff-led outdoor pursuits, including: * CLIMBING … Continue reading
Support the Campership Fund
Posted April 26, 2013
Every year we raise funds through the Annual Support Campaign to provide Camperships to those families in need. No amount is too small to make camp a reality. Our goal is to help children who would otherwise not be able to experience … Continue reading
Posted April 19, 2013
* SATURDAY, MAY 11 * 1-4 PM * TOURS STARTING FROM THE CAMP BURGESS DINING HALL * The top 5 reasons to come to our OPEN HOUSE on Saturday: If you’re a first-time camper, it’s the perfect opportunity to tour Camp before … Continue reading
Share Your Story
Posted December 29, 2012
JOIN US FOR CO-ED APRIL VACATION CAMP!!!
Join us at Camp for an amazing week of good times in the Springtime sun. Camp Burgess and Hayward will be open to our campers and their friends, ages 9 – 16, to come back and reunite with each other on the Cape. The group will eat in the Burgess dining hall and sleep in the heated Burgess cabins. We’ll climb the tower, sin... Continue Reading