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Birthday Parties at YMCA Camp Ingersoll

What types of birthday parties are held at Camp Ingersoll?

Any birthday party will have a reserved pavilion time of 2.5 hrs. Families can and take advantage of the recreation areas at camp after their reserved time but may have to leave the pavilion if other parties are booked.

$200 for Self Led Party ($100 for Outdoor Center Members)

Groups may arrive any time after 8 am and must depart by 8 pm or sunset, whichever comes first.  The fee includes use of the pavilion (reserved for 2.5 hrs), bathrooms, swimming at the waterfront, and garbage removal. 

$325 for YMCA Camp Ingersoll Staff Led Party ($175 for Outdoor Center Members)

Parties may be booked any time after 8 am and must depart by 8 pm or sunset, whichever comes first. The fee includes use of the pavilions for 2.5 hours, bathrooms, grills, and swimming at the waterfront. If there is more than one party scheduled at the same time, the large pavilion may not be available. It also includes a YMCA Camp Ingersoll staff to lead the party group through any one of the following activities for up to 15 participants for one hour. (a fee of $5/child is applied to any groups larger than 15). Staff led activity options are:

  • Watercraft: An hour period where groups will have use of YMCA Camp Ingersoll’s fleet of canoes and paddle boats.

  • Climbing Tower: An hour period a certified ropes course staff will set-up and belay the 30 foot climbing tower. No prior experience is needed to enjoy this popular activity!

  • Archery: An hour period staff will teach basic skills and proper safety procedures.

  • Arts & Crafts/Tie Die: We will open up our Art Lodge and have a staff member facilitate various arts & crafts projects or a tie die activity with your group for one hour (all supplies included).

  • Sports: An hour of staff led sports and games such as T-ball, basketball, soccer, volleyball, flag football, Frisbee, and Gaga ball.

  • Ninja Warrior Course: An hour of staff led instruction and games for kids to try out their inner Ninja skills on our Ninja Warrior course!

*If you would like to run more than one of the activities listed above, there is a $75/hour fee for each additional activity.


Ropes Course – Additional Fees May Apply

Led by trained instructors, campers learn trust and relationship building through a progressive series of ground initiatives, low ropes activities and high ropes course.  Course is inspected annually.  Fees depend upon group size, age, goals, and program length.

To book a party or if you have any questions please email our Camp Director, Ben Silliman at or 860-342-2267

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