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.
Unplug & Reconnect
Posted October 30, 2014
Fancy a Walk in the Woods? Whether you want to avoid setting your kids up for a less healthy adulthood, or wish to inspire them to careers that embrace nature, there are many reasons why turning off indoor distractions is … Continue reading
Fresh from the Farm
Posted October 27, 2014
Last Friday, we welcomed to the farm a group of students from Rising Tide Charter School in Plymouth. The students were participating in a field trip as part of an elective class called “Farm to Fork”. While at Burgess Farm, … Continue reading
Posted October 24, 2014
Burgess Sculpture Park I spend a lot of time throughout the year singing the praises of Camp Burgess to anyone who will listen. As someone who has grown up making art and exploring the natural world, I seem to easily … Continue reading
Camp Store Ideas
Posted October 14, 2014
We need your camp store ideas! We know you love all the camp swag, so now it’s your turn to help out! We need your best designs, color options, and merchandise ideas! We need color and design ideas for: Sweatpants … Continue reading
Unplug & Reconnect
Posted October 2, 2014
UK Reunions Announced! Let’s rally friends and alumni of every generation for two evenings of celebration, as we pay tribute to Camp’s history and envision its future, together! Join us Thursday, January, 15th, at the Square Pig for the London Burgess & Hayward Alumni … Continue reading
2015 Registration is Now Open!
Posted September 3, 2014
Give us a call at 508-428-2571 to secure your 2015 registration in advance! Online registration will be available September 15th…