YMCA CAMP BURGESS & HAYWARD
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, with one Co-ed Week option in August. Our separate co-ed Teen Program for ages 12-17 offers overnight summer adventure trips, service learning and counselor-in-training programs as well as other year-round opportunities. Our programs provide 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 camp in August. The co-ed Teen Program for ages 12-17 offers summer adventure trips, service learning and counselor-in-training programs as well as other year-round opportunities.
Fresh from the Farm
Posted March 2, 2015
The garden is still under quite a bit of snow… …but that doesn’t mean we’re not gearing up for spring! Here’s Roxie, guarding the first round of seeds that I started in the … Continue reading
Unplug & Reconnect
Posted February 19, 2015
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Call for Spectacle Submissions!
Posted February 5, 2015
Greetings Campers, Parents, Friends & Alumni! We are currently seeking submissions for the Winter Issue of the Spectacle Newsletter! The Spectacle newsletter is your connection to Camp friends and alumni around the world. Distributed electronically throughout year, the publication keeps … Continue reading
April Vacation Camp is Just Around the Corner!
Posted February 24, 2015
APRIL VACATION CAMP April 19-24, 2015 — $495 Missing camp? Bored during vacation? Join us at Camp Burgess and Hayward during your school break for a week of fun, laughter and friendship. Participate in traditional camp activities, such as the … Continue reading
Friends & Alumni Spin-a-thon Announced!
Posted February 24, 2015
Join us for our next Boston-based event! The Friends of Camp Burgess & Hayward Council is proud to announce our next Boston-based alumni event! We’ll be hosting a private spin class at The Handle Bar, a boutique fitness studio … Continue reading
Join us for our 3rd Annual “First Dip!”
Posted February 23, 2015
3RD ANNUAL “FIRST DIP!” Saturday, May 9th at 1 pm ~ Spectacle Pond, Camp Burgess All proceeds will benefit the Campership Fund, which provides assistance to children, who otherwise would be unable to experience Camp. “Without your support, my son … Continue reading
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Posted February 10, 2014