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Our Most Recent COVID 19 Update

Dear Abnaki Family, We hope this message finds you and your loved ones in good health. Thank you for your commitment to camp and your patience as we navigate through this unprecedented time. With very heavy hearts, Abnaki leadership-with the support of Greater Burlington YMCA senior management-has made the difficult decision to 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.    Is there a possibility that some activities will take place at camp this summer if circumstance permit?   The traditional programs, 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...

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...

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...

Winter Fun Day at Camp Abnaki

Have you ever been to camp in the winter? Join us February 15th for a day of fun in the snow. Weather permitting, we'll open camp for a day of snow shoeing, sledding, cross country skiing, ice skating, and more. Park in the parking lot when you arrive. Check in is in the Wigwam. We'll have the fire going and snacks. 10am to 3pm. Details...

Early Bird Registration

Early Bird registration has ended for this year. Did you get your hat? Registration begins each year at the beginning of November.  Click here to sign up online. 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...

Registration for summer 2019 is underway

Registration for summer 2019 Day and Overnight camp is open.  Sign up before January 1 to save your space and receive your early bird gift. If you have any questions please call or e-mail us anytime at 802-652-8129 or jkuypers@gbymca.org.  There's no better place than summer in Vermont on 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...

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...

Green Up Day

Saturday May 5th is Green Up Day in Vermont. Help us as we help clean up our community in the nations oldest organized statewide clean up Details...

Winter Fun Day at Camp Abnaki

We had a wonderful day at camp on Saturday. With a fresh coat of snow, families ice skated, sledded, ice fished, cross country skied, snow shoed, enjoyed exploring camp, and more. Thanks Chris for plowing making the ice rink, and a huge thanks to our summer staff who volunteered for 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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