COVID-19 Updates – Updated 11/5/2020

We hope that this message finds you and your family well during these challenging times. As we look to the future and the programming that YMCA Camp Kresge has to offer; we would like you to know and understand that the health and safety of all of our campers, families, and staff is most important to us and therefore our top priority.

YMCA Camp Kresge is here to support our campers, families, and staff. We will continue to email and post pertinent and useful resources that we receive from the camping community at large. Follow our social media pages for announcements and updates. 

We are actively planning for our summer camping season to begin as scheduled, but understand that changes may arise. Our goal is to share any changes to programs as soon as possible to ensure our families have time to make the necessary adjustments.

Thank you for being a part of our YMCA Camp Kresge community. We look forward to seeing you at camp soon! Please be safe, happy, and healthy. 

11/5/2020 Update: Our facility is currently open and available for private group and family rentals. We are planning to host the annual Children’s Winter Camp on January 29-31, in accordance with all COVID-19 safety guidelines.

7/7/2020 Update: As mandated by new PA Dept. of Health guidelines, all campers will be required to wear masks when physical distancing of at least 6ft is not feasible. Please read our latest informational letter for more details.
Updated Mask Policy for Summer Day Camp

6/1/2020 Update: Day Camp is scheduled to start on Monday, June 15. Unfortunately, we will not be offering any overnight camp programs this summer. We are greatly saddened that this season of overnight camp is canceled, but we are determined for next summer to be the best one yet!

5/21/2020 Update: We are still planning for the upcoming summer programs, with the start of Summer Day Camp being postponed by one week. The Day Camp session scheduled for June 8-12 is cancelled. The first day of Day Camp is set for June 15.

5/4/2020 Update: We are still planning for the upcoming summer programs. Please read this statement from our Sr. Director of Camping Services.

4/21/2020 Update: All Parent/Child Weekend programs scheduled for May 2020 are canceled. We hope you can join us for the Family Camp on August 9-12 or the Family Camping Weekend on September 18-20.

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