Camp Speers YMCA

An Overnight Camp in the Poconos

Where kids unplug to connect

Our Story

Since 1948 Camp Speers YMCA has been creating amazing overnight camp experiences for kids of all ages. Located in the Poconos, just a few hours from Philadelphia and NY, on over 1100 acres, including at 42 acre lake, Camp Speers is a summer oasis for your kid.

Our Leaders

Camp Speers prides itself on the incredible team it has trained to help build confidence, responsibility and comradery among the kids in our care.

Our Facility

Located on 1,100 acres in the beautiful Pocono Mountains, including a 42-acre lake, Camp Speers is an overnight camp like no other! Just a short drive from Philadelphia, NY and NJ, it’s the perfect spot for your kid to spend a magical summer.

Is Camp For Me?

How do you know if your kid is ready for the experience of overnight camp? Click here for some easy tips to get him or her ready for a summer of great adventure!


Come enjoy a guided tour, learn more about camp programs, get to know some of the staff, and try some of the activities. Click on the link below to register.

Summer Camp

At Camp Speers, children develop and grow throughout the summer as they learn and connect with friends and nature. While learning valuable social skills, campers also learn and engage in many adventurous outdoor activities that translate into life skills.

Financial Assistance

We believe that everyone in our community should have the opportunity to benefit from our programs and services. Our Financial Assistance Program is central to our mission in our serving our communities’ needs.

What People Say


Camp Speers YMCA is a non-profit camp and volunteers make our programs and our camp thrive! If you’d like to volunteer, we have opportunities no matter your skill level. Together we are stronger.