Welcome to Camp @ the Camp

Summer 2018: July 9th - August 10!
A summer day camp for outdoor play, arts exploration, and nature discovery for campers ages 4-11 and CITs (Counselors-In-Training) ages 12-15. Camp is located at Settlement Camp Park, 724 Wolcott Ave, Beacon, NY 12508. Offering five weeks of programming this Summer 2018, beginning on July 9th and ending on August 10th. The Camp Day runs Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm, with a extended day program until 5:00 pm. "Camp...where strangers become friends, and friendships last forever."

Camp tuition is $195/week.
Extended Day tuition is $50/week.
We offer a $20 tuition discount for additional siblings attending camp simultaneously.

Space is limited, and a complete registration is required. Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, with a set number of spaces available to ensure balanced age groups each week. Tuition assistance may be available. Contact the Recreation Department at 845-765-8440 to discuss your needs.

2018 Camp Registration
As a thank you to all the families who registered for Camp @ the Camp in 2017 we are offering a special registration window for one week. We are calling you Pioneer Families. This will be prior to open registration starting on 3/5. Only Pioneer Families can register this week. Camp registration timeline;

2/23 application is available to Pioneer Families.
2/26 to 3/1 registration open to Pioneer Families.

3/2 application is available to the general public.
3/5 open registration to the general public.

The following must be submitted to the Beacon Recreation in order for your application to be accepted:

  1. Your completed registration form, including all emergency and medical information.
  2. A current copy of your child’s immunization record.
  3. At least one week’s tuition ($195). Tuition may be paid in the form of check or money order made to CITY OF BEACON. Alternatively, PayPal and major credit cards are accepted in person at the Beacon Recreation Center. May 31 Deadline to complete tuition payments.

Incomplete applications WILL NOT be taken or held. Your child’s spot in camp is not secured until a complete registration is received.

Camper Ages

  1. 4s group campers must be age 4 by May 1, 2018.
    4s may register for one week of camp.
  2. 5-11-year-old campers must have birthday by July 1, 2018
  3. CITs must be of age 12-15 by July 1, 2018
    CITs may apply for up to three weeks as a Counselor in Training.

Week 1
July 9-13


Week 2
July 16-20


Week 3
July 23-27


Week 4
July 30-August 3


Week 5
August 6-10













"It’s a camp thing."