Specialty Camp Food

Healthy Appetites

Hard-working athletes need healthy meals to maintain top physical condition. Meals are prepared with fresh ingredients by our expert staff. Each day begins with a wholesome breakfast, afternoons are energized with a nourishing lunch and evenings are wrapped up with a hearty supper. All our meals are 100% delicious and 100% nutritious!

Our buffet-style meals include:

  • Hot meals prepared in our dining halls
  • Fresh salad bar offering a wide variety of choices
  • daily selection of fresh fruit
  • Homemade breads and muffins
  • Whole wheat pastas
  • Vegetarian entrée options
  • Whole grain breakfast cereals
  • Regular, skim and chocolate milk
  • Lean meats
  • Juice

Here’s what you won’t find:

  • Trans fat oils
  • Soda
  • Candy

We are happy accommodate a wide variety of dietary needs including vegetarians, gluten-free campers and many religion-based food restrictions. Furthermore, we take food allergies very seriously. All three of our dining halls are nut free, and care is taken to communicate about and manage other potential allergens. If you have any questions or would like to discuss your child’s dietary needs, please do not hesitate to contact Steve Sumnick, our Food Service Director at ssumnick@ymcanyc.org.