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COVID-SAFETY PROTOCOLS – Summer 2021

As part of our COVID-Safety Protocols and in keeping with the Y core values, Camp Abnaki encourages and expects camp families and our staff to show CARE for the health and safety of others, to be HONEST with their risk of exposure and the presence of possible symptoms, to RESPECT established guidelines and protocols, and Details...

COVID-SAFETY PROTOCOLS – Initial Communication

CAMP ABNAKI - SUMMER 2021 The first session of Summer 2021 is less than 100 days away! After the disappointment of canceling the 2020 summer camp season, we are excited to journey towards this summer and we are so happy that your family will be joining us. You know how much fun Details...

How to upload your camp forms

Only a few more weeks until our first session and we can't wait for the campers to arrive! With the start of camp quickly approaching, we wanted to remind you that forms are due soon. Read more about how to upload forms to your account, how to download the pack list, what forms you need for camp and more. Details...

How to add money to your camper’s store account

All campers have money built into their store account as part of tuition. However, if you would like to add in additional money to their store account please click here . You will have a chance to go to the camp store on check in and check out day, and all Details...

Family Programs at Camp Abnaki

Looking for a great way to spend outdoors with the family.  Bring your family to camp. Details...

What to pack for camp

Many of you are packing for arrival this Sunday. Here is our recommended pack list for two weeks of camp. Details...

Camp Abnaki Photo Gallery and Camper E-Mail

Camp families, Do you have a camper at camp? There are three ways you can keep in touch with your camper(s) while they are at camp. We post daily photos on our Facebook page Our online software program, Ultra Camp, has a photo gallery and one way e-mail capabilities to campers Details...

The Best Kind of Connection – Why Camp is Tech Free

Camp Abnaki is a great place for campers to try new things, make mistakes, and get out of their comfort zone. The opportunity for this to happen increases when a boy gets to be their authentic self. We firmly believe that this is easier because of the decision we made Details...

“Help the Other Fellow”

Volunteer for our "Help the Other Fellow" day of service. Join us Saturday, May 15th. 10am to 3pm. A lot goes into opening up a facility after a long winter's nap, let alone a year and a half of rest. A variety of COVID friendly projects are designed for all Details...

Our Most Recent FAQ Page

Summer 2020 FAQ What programs are cancelled this summer?   All traditional camp sessions for the 2020 summer season have been cancelled. This includes all overnight sessions, each week of our traditional day camp, our Teen Leadership trip, and Counselor in Training (CIT) programs.     Why was camp cancelled?   The decision to suspend camp this summer was an extremely difficult one. We have worked Details...

Rental groups are loving camp!

Our spring was busy with a variety of groups on camp including schools and businesses. For many, they’re the first taste of camp that ignites a longing to return later in the summer. For others, these one or two day stays are a chance to celebrate the end of the Details...

Welcome to our summer Blog

Hello campers, parents, staff, alumni and friends! Welcome to the 2018 YMCA Camp Abnaki summer blog. We are so excited to share the story of our summer with you. This year, we’ll be making daily posts on Facebook and regular blog articles on the website and weekly posts on our  YouTube Details...

Summer 2021 Registration

Camp Families, We’re eagerly planning for 2021. Camp will look different. There will be lower capacity, social distancing, extra safety measures, and group pods. But all the great parts of camp we love will be the same. Campers and staff will be spending most of their time outside, away from technology. Details...

Programs for your teen

Summer is just around the corner and we have a few different opportunities for our teenage campers that still have spaces left.   Leader-In-Training Program Open to campers who have completed 9th or 10th grade in high school (or equivalent) by the beginning of summer 2018. This is a 1-week long program that Details...

Winter Fun Day at Camp Abnaki

We had a wonderful day at camp for our Winter Fun Day in February. With a fresh coat of snow, families ice skated, sledded, cross country skied, snow shoed, enjoyed exploring camp, and more. Thanks Bill for plowing making the ice rink and for grooming the trails around camp. Check Details...



GREATER BURLINGTON YMCA LOCATIONS

Pomerleau Family Y
298 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT 05474
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Addison, Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties

 

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