Summer is right around the corner, how will your camper spend it?

Sponsored Content | May 16, 2022

Since 1887, Trail Blazers has been where young people connect to nature, to themselves, and to each other. This summer, after spending 2020 and 2021 creating safe, fun, and screen-free experiences filled with learning and memories, Trail Blazers invites your camper to join in! There’s an outdoor experience for all ages. Registration is ALREADY open—secure your camper’s spot today at:

Prospect Park Day Camp (Grades PreK-5): Join Trail Blazers in Brooklyn’s Backyard, one of the city’s largest outdoor spaces, for a summer of hands-on environmental science learning.

Brooklyn Bridge Day Camp (Grades K-5): In partnership with Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy, campers will explore and learn about Brooklyn’s truly unique waterfront.

Morningside Park Day Camp (Grades PreK-5): In partnership with Morningside Park Conservancy, campers will explore and connect to nature in this northern Manhattan park to learn all about NYC’s truly unique biodiversity.

Mini Overnight Camp (Grades 1-3): A one-week program perfect for younger campers who are new to the overnight experience but ready to explore and learn about their natural world.

Farmstead Overnight Camp (Grades 3-6): In partnership with Stony Creek Farmstead, this two-week adventure is rooted in experiencing the farm-to-fork process.

Farm Kitchen Overnight Camp (Grades 5-8): This two-week adventure helps campers deepen their knowledge of the farm-to-fork process while developing culinary skills with a professional chef.

Adventure Overnight Camp (Grades 2-10): Campers spend two fun and adventure-filled weeks building outdoor knowledge and skills and learning environmental science principles; specialty camps with biking and canoe adventures help older campers test their outdoor skills.

Teen Leadership Overnight Camp (Grades 10-12): This four-week program is perfect for high school teens looking to build leadership skills and to enhance their environmental stewardship knowledge and skills.

Not sure which program is best for your family? Join us for a virtual Info Session where you can meet our program staff and ask questions. RSVP here.

We also have in-person Open Houses on Sunday, May 15th and Saturday, June 11th for families to visit our beautiful 1000-acre Mashipacong Estate in New Jersey and see our Overnight Camp site in person (transportation from Brooklyn will be provided though you are welcome to drive yourselves). RSVP here.

At Trail Blazers, we believe that all young people deserve access to high quality programs, regardless of their family’s financial ability. As a 501c3 nonprofit, we work to ensure our programs are truly accessible; generous contributions from our supporters make it possible for us to provide scholarships to all families.

Visit to learn more about our programs, including our COVID safety plan, program dates and themes, available scholarships, and more. Trail Blazers is an American Camp Association accredited program and we are dedicated to creating a high-quality and memorable experience for your family. We can’t wait to see your camper soon!