Hillside Summer Camp offers programs on over 160 acres of fields, forests and streams, with our indoor swimming pool and gym, farm and wildlife center featuring over 350 animals, riding arenas, sandy canoe launch along the East Branch of the Croton River, archery range, playground and pavilion. Our day camp program is for children ages 4.5 - 15.
Leadership: At Hillside Summer Camp, you receive the kind of quality and service you expect from a leader. We are accredited by the American Camp Association and the Council On Accreditation for each of our programs and licensed by the New York State Department of Health. Our staff are carefully chosen from all over the world. Most are college students or graduates and are hired for their skills, experience and the good example they will set for campers. All staff go through a careful screening process and an orientation, national training’s, which include CPR, First Aid, cultural diversity, behavior management, developmental stages of children and adolescents. Our medical facility hires a full-time camp nurse to help the health center maintain the high standards they achieve throughout the year.
Teamwork: It is our responsibility to know you and your child. We will work closely with you to ensure that the program we provide is tailored to meet your child’s unique needs and challenges.
Customer Relations: At Hillside Summer Camp, our highest priority is happy campers. Our camp is always evolving as the needs of your family change and as new opportunities arise. We believe every participant is different, with individual goals and should be treated accordingly. This simple philosophy has proven itself through the high return rate we achieve each year.