Every summer at YMCA Camp Eberhart, campers create a lifetime of memories unique to the individual but closely tied to the generation of campers that came before them. We’re proud of our 110 years of rich history and strong traditions based on our core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. As we look to the future, let’s build on that foundation and provide generations of future campers the same life-changing YMCA Camp Eberhart experience.
Through the Honoring the Past, Building the Future Campaign, YMCA Camp Eberhart will be poised to continue inspiring and transforming campers for generations to come. We will grow our camper capacity, increase the quality of their camp experience, and strengthen the character-building opportunities each child experiences at camp.
Projects on the horizon:
- Haunted House Bathhouse Replacement
- Island Fire Circle
- Klinger Dining Hall Expansion
- Camper and Staff Housing Enhancements
- Dave’s House Renovation
- Renovation of the Hill Cabins and Bathrooms
- Camp Eberhart Endowment
Projects in Progress
The Stone Cabins will undergo renovations including new window shutters and new doors.
Recently Completed Projects
Greenleaf Treehouse Village
The Greenleaf Tree House Village is the home for our leadership programs: Leadership Core and Staff-in-Training. This space was designed to provide these campers with a unique camping experience that connects them with each other and with nature. Located directly off the lake and slightly removed from the main camp, Leadership campers are able to gain further independence and develop stronger bonds with their peers that will be significant as they transition from camper to counselor.
Obenchain Lodge/Postle Hall
Obenchain Lodge/Postle Hall is not only the home to our music and drama programs but also provides indoor programming space for our day camp program during inclement weather. Our resident camp program utilizes this space for evening programs, special events, and weekend programming. School and weekend groups utilize this space for meetings, team building activities, and group gatherings.
Day Camp Pavilion
Our pavilion was constructed to provide a dedicated space for Day Camp. Our Day Campers will be so excited to use it this summer. Thank you to John and Kathy Postle for their generous donation to make this project happen.
Powder Room Bathhouse
The Powder Room Bathhouse on Low Road was replaced with a new facility, providing new showers and accommodations for campers.