Camp Shepard Day Camp is a 8-week program designed to make sure youth have the best summer ever! Campers will establish everlasting friendships each day while having an outdoor education experience. Our goal is to provide a new, safe, and fun experience for all ages and to allow our campers to have the best summer ever!

YMCA Camp Shepard is located at 370 Northwest Rd, Westfield, MA. Less than five miles from the center of Westfield. Situated on 105 acres of woodlands, Camp Shepard provides the opportunity to grow, learn and appreciate the great outdoors in a respectful way.

Check out our 2024 Program Brochure 

Registration for Summer 2024 will open February 19, 2024.

HOW TO REGISTER - Registrations for Summer 2024 will open February 19, 2024. 

Registrations can be processed at the Reception Desk of the YMCA of Greater Westfield located at 67 Court Street in Westfield, MA. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Sessions may fill up, so reserve your child’s spot for each session by making a deposit. Turn in your completed registration packet, a deposit to secure your camper’s spot, all health forms, and immunization records. Contact the Camp Director with any questions at (413)568-8631. All of the programs at the YMCA of Greater Westfield are open to everyone regardless of town of residence.

A $50 non-refundable deposit per session is required for Camp Shepard.  Balance is due the Thursday before the start of each session being attended.  Please make checks payable to the YMCA of Greater Westfield.

PLEASE NOTE: DEPOSIT IS NOT REFUNDABLE, however, it is applied towards camp fees.


2024 Session Dates
Session 1 June 24 - July 5 (No Camp July 4th)
Session 2 July 8 - July 19
Session 3 July 22 - August 2
Session 4  August 5 - August 16
 Session Price

Session 1: $385

Sessions 2-3-4: Member - $425

Session 1: $400

Sessions 2-3-4: Non-Member - $440