The YMCA of Kingston & Ulster County

(845) 338-3810


507 Broadway
Kingston NY 12401
(845) 338-3810

Facility Hours

Monday – Friday5:00am –9:00pm
Saturday7:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 1:00pm

Holiday Hours

If holiday falls on a Sunday we open at 9am.

New Years DayClosed
Good Friday5:00am – Noon
Easter SundayClosed
4th of July5:00am – Noon
Memorial Day5:00am – Noon
Labor Day5:00am – Noon
Christmas EveNormal* – Noon
New Years EveNormal* – Noon

*Normal Start – depends on the day of the week on which the holiday falls.

Camp Seewackamano

Camp Seewackamano is nestled on 37 wooded acres with a lake, hiking trails, playing fields, and two high-low ropes course in the Catskill Forest Preserve.  Our goals are to keep children and staff safe and provide positive learning experiences.  Our trained caring staff are positive role models that teach core Y values: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

**Registration for the 2021 season is closed. Please check back for the 2022 season this winter**

Check out each session’s themed plans *here*.

[Village (age group), grade levels, and staff to camper ratio.]
Kikapu-Entering Kindergarten, ratio 1:6
Catskill – Entering 1st and 2nd grades; ratio 1:7
Esopus – Entering 3rd and 4th grades; ratio 1:9
Mohican – Entering 5th and 6th grades; ratio 1:10
Tonchi – Entering 7th, 8th, and 9th grade; ratio 1:12
Leader in Training-entering 10th grade
Counselor in Training-entering 11th grade

Camp is open from 9am until 4pm Monday through Friday; June 28, 2021 through September 3, 2021. There are five two-week sessions, though you may register for one week at a time. Tuition includes bus transportation throughout Ulster County! Pre or post camp care is available and located at the YMCA in Kingston NY for all sessions of camp.

Session 1: June 28-July 9

Session 2: July 12-23

Session 3: July 26-August 6

Session 4: August 9 – August 20

Session 5: August 23 – September 3

Camp Seewackamano successfully ran during the 2020 season under CDC and local Health Department guidance. Basic health and safety procedures included staff being masked at all times, daily health/temperature checks, observing social distancing practices, operating at 50% capacity, limiting camper interactions, and constant hand washing and sanitization of spaces and equipment. We are prepared to adapt to any changes that 2021 may bring us!

Full session (Two-week full session)
Tier A $497 *
Tier B $470
Kikapu (pre-K) Tier A: $540
Kikapu Tier B: $513
Pre and Post Care: $130
Pre Care or Post Care only:$87

One-week Pricing
Kikapu: $346
Pre Care or Post Care only: $44
Pre and Post Care: $81

LIT program (full summer): $594
CIT (full summer): Free, volunteer position

*Tiered Pricing: The Y is a charitable organization that turns nobody away for inability to pay. If you choose to pay Tier A price, the difference will be deposited into our strong kids fund to help other children enjoy the benefits of camp! Tier B is the true cost of camp.

Seasonal Camp Phone Number 845-657-8288


Family Camp Weekends
Seewackamano is your passport to weekend fun almost all year long – Available for camping spring, summer, and fall. The facility offers activities the whole family can enjoy: camp fires, traditional camp activities, the option to have your own cabin or sleep outside under the stars, and much more!

Special Event Celebrations
Celebrate your birthday, anniversary, wedding, graduation, bridal or baby shower, or just about any other special occasion at camp! Weekend availability.

Corporate Retreats
Need to do some team building with your employees or just get out and have some fun? We will tailor a program for you using our grounds and special facilities including our high/low ropes course.

For more information on events listed above, call 845-338-3810, ext 110

L.I.T. and C.I.T Program

Leader in Training and Counselor in Training programs aim to provide leadership opportunities for aspiring Camp Counselors and teach basic job skills. Each session they are assigned a Counselor and camper group to work with, they will assist in the daily operations of the camp day, and have daily social periods with their peers. Counselors in Training are given increased responsibility.


Per Ulster County Department of Health regulations we cannot hire under the age of 16. 

See job listings and Apply Here.

If you have any questions please email the Camp Director, Taylor Tschinkel