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YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH

YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH

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What we're all about...

YMCA Camp Silver Beach is located on the Eastern Shore of Virginia on the Chesapeake Bay on 151 acres of heavily wooded grounds and 1200' of pristine beach front. Boys and girls ranging in age from 8 to 16 and counselors from around the world join together to enjoy activities such as water sports, a 55' Alpine Tower Challenge Course, two swimming pools, Wet Willie giant water slide, skate park with obstacle course, tennis and basketball courts, sailing, kayaking, water skiing, wake boarding,knee boarding, tubing, archery, riflery, martial arts, dance, drama, environmental discovery, and arts & crafts programs. All cottages are heated, air-conditioned and carpeted with 2 full bathrooms. CSB maintains a 4 to 1 camper-counselor ratio and is ACA Accredited. Specialized three week programs are also offered for rising high school freshman, sophomores and juniors; Counselor In Training/Leadership Development Program and Teen Adventure Camp. While our main goal is for campers to have fun and perfect their talents we also focus on making new friends, renewing friendships and building healthy relationships. Friendships give children the ability to improve their social skills, gain confidence, communicate effectively, and gain respect for all people. Selecting a camp is as important as selecting a family physician or place of worship. When making your camp selection, both child and adult should have a serious conversation about their goals and expectations, making certain each will be comfortable with the decision, therefore helping to ensure a successful, enjoyable experience. Retreats & conferences accepted.

YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH
YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH
YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH
YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH
YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH

Contact us

YMCA Camp Silver Beach

Danny Vestal, Executive Director

(877) 231-2012

(757) 442-4786

Fax:

Our camp address

YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH

PO Box 69

Jamesville

VA

23398

Founded:

Type:

Overnight

Age Range:

Campers:

Coed

Lodging:

Cabins with air condition, carpet & two full bathrooms

Capacity:

300 (150 girls, 150 boys)

Accreditation

ACA

What we offer...

Activities

Acting, Archery, Arts & Crafts, Basketball, Challenge/Rope Courses, Community Service, Dance, Environmental Ed, Fishing, Kayaking, Leadership Training, Marine Science, Martial Arts, Nature Study, Rappelling/Climbing, Riflery, Roller Blading, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swim Instruction, Swim Recreation, Team Building, Tennis, Volleyball,

Cost & Sessions

Contact us for rates & dates.

Camp Q&A

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What medical resources are available?

What's our typical daily schedule?

How do we help campers with homesickness?

What percentage of campers return to camp?

What kind of food is served?

Can parents visit camp?

How do campers communicate with parents?

Are references available?

What's our policy regarding phones and digital devices?

Is tuition assistance available?