YMCA CAMP BURGESS & HAYWARD

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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.

Summer Camp Dates & Rates
Summer 2014 Teen Trips Dates & Rates  

Summer 2014 Teen Trips Block Calendar

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Unplug & Reconnect
Posted December 18, 2014
“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” -Maya Angelou Thank you to our generous donors, volunteers and supporters for all that you have given to Camp Burgess & Hayward this year.  As we look toward the end … Continue reading

Fresh from the Farm
Posted December 15, 2014
I think it’s fair to say that Jessie’s excited about our new farm animals! The new cat is settling in well. She’s still a bit timid but she’s found her (very loud) voice, especially when she’s ready for a meal. … Continue reading

Born & Bred
Posted December 11, 2014
Top Five Reasons to Register before January 1st 5. More packing time. Extend your packing time by at least 6 months by registering early. 4. Get the session you want with no waitlist. Getting waitlisted is stressful. You might not … Continue reading

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Camp Wrapping at Derby Street
Posted December 15, 2014
Get your presents wrapped Camp style! This Saturday, December 20th 8am-8pm Barnes & Noble Derby Street Shoppes Hingham, MA Many Camp Burgess & Hayward staff members will be spreading the holiday cheer at the Barnes & Noble at Derby Street … Continue reading

The Greatest Gift: Camp!
Posted November 25, 2014
‘Tis the Season of Giving! Dear Friends of Camp Burgess & Hayward, As we’ve been working to collect your Camp stories throughout the year, we’ve been moved by the powerful sentiments you’ve expressed: “Camp gave my child a sense of … Continue reading

CIT Applications due December 1st!
Posted November 20, 2014
Apply to be a CIT Our Counselors-In-Training (CITs) will gain  meaningful leadership experience while actually putting the skills they develop into practice on a daily basis. Camp is an ideal setting that aids in the development of important life skills: … Continue reading

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Posted February 10, 2014

Canoeing "Camp Burgess & Hayward is not just a camp, it's a place that pushes you to do and be your best."