Year Round Programs

Experience our great outdoors.

YMCA Camp Mason is your home for Outdoor Education field trips, group retreats, family camps and volunteer opportunities.

Situated on 450-acres of mountain woodlands adjacent to the 70,000-acre Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area in northwestern New Jersey, YMCA Camp Mason’s property features miles of beautiful forest trails, streams, and lakes. There is never a shortage of things to do, and our facilities are designed to ensure a comfortable stay. Our professional staff will provide your school, your group or your family with a positive environment, as well as fun, safe and age-appropriate activities! Caring, honesty and respect are key values that we model.

  • Schools
    The Outdoor Center at YMCA Camp Mason is uniquely positioned to provide students with a rich experience based learning environment. We specialize in creating custom designed programs designed to meet the needs of your school.
  • Groups and Conferences
    The Outdoor Center at Camp Mason is open from April to October and can offer a variety of programs to suit your needs. Whether you are looking for a location to hold a conference, have scout campout or a community teambuilding retreat, Camp Mason is the place for you.
  • Family Camps
    YMCA Camp Mason's Family Camps- Memorial Day, Labor Day and Fall Foliage (mid-October)- provide a wonderful opportunity to get away from it all and spend quality time with your family at camp. With activities available all weekend and all of your meals cooked for you, your only worry is deciding what to do first! Whether you choose to relax and enjoy the peaceful setting or scale the climbing wall, the weekend will definitely be one to remember.
  • Women’s Wellness Weekends
    Women’s Wellness Weekend is a getaway retreat focusing on the body, mind and spirit. We’ll cook, clean, and arrange the activities—all you need to do is attend!
  • Volunteer Work Weekend
    Join us for a fun-filled, volunteer weekend of projects and activities at camp. Everyone is welcome, whether you're an alumni, camper family, outdoor center or retreat participant - or just a friend of Camp Mason!
  • Rates, Map & Other Information
    Looking for rates, camp maps, cabin layouts, and more? This section contains all the other items you will need for your year-round program.
  • Our Camp Map
    Our interactive map is a great place to learn more about the different areas of YMCA Camp Mason. You can zoom in and out, or go fullscreen for distraction-free viewing!
YMCA Camp Ralph S. Mason
23 Birch Ridge Road
Hardwick, NJ 07825
Phone: 908-362-8217
Fax: 908-362-5767
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