Camp Registration

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013

Our summer camp offers options for every family’s comfort level. Most families discover us by talking with other moms, dads and kids who share similar wants, needs and concerns. What they find is an environment built on safety, respect and just the right mix of structure and free time.

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About Phantom

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013

Phantom Lake YMCA Camp is a nurturing environment unknown to most children. Where campers help each other, build each other up, include one another. Where the chaos of overly structured, daily life washes away. Where children find themselves in a place they don’t have to be anything else.

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Giving Back

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013

For more than a century we’ve weathered many storms. Some of these storms put camp within a whisper of extinction. As we look to the future, we learn from our past. We are all stewards of Phantom’s future.

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Posted by on Apr 11, 2014

Why Choose Phantom Lake? Phantom Lake YMCA Camp has been providing the quintessential American summer camp experience to thousands of campers since 1896. Located on the shores of...

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Family Camp!!

FAMILIES PLAY TOGETHER Swimming, boating, sand volleyball, canoeing, archery, campfires, songs, funyaks, nature walks, basketball, riflery, biking, crafts, family talent night, tennis, fishing, sailing, relaxing in the sun and more. FAMILIES STAY TOGETHER Our platform tents sleep twelve to fourteen in bunk beds. Your family stays in one of our tents or requests...

Why Summer Camp Matters

Check out this blog by Alumnus Kizzy Marco! “I wrote a blog about the importance of summer camp for the hospital that I work with. It is largely based on my PLYC experience! Just thought I’d share…”

Mercantile Open!

Exciting news! We have a few items available to purchase just in time for Christmas! For detailed descriptions click here: Store Item Descriptions To order please fill out this form and email it to so we can send your order out right away! Store Order Form        ...

2016 Registration Now Available

Reasons to register NOW: 1. Save money by registering by December 1, 2015 2. Sessions will fill! Remember Coed 2, 3, 4 and 5 filled this past summer? If you do not know what week you want right now you can select the “undecided” week. 3. Start making payments online so you don’t get hit all at once. ** New this year- Coed 6 Yes- that is...