About BYC


Blackstrap Youth Camp gives elementary school children aged 8-14 an experience that will last a lifetime. Through the various games and activities planned throughout the program, Blackstrap Youth Camp staff and directors strive to provide an educational, entertaining and spiritually meaningful camp for youth. 


All camp activities are supervised by a responsible team of counselors. The total staff-to-camper ratio at Blackstrap is one staff member to six campers. Each dorm is staffed with two gender appropriate counselors.


Some of the activities your child can expect to participate in at camp are:

  • Canoeing
  • Archery
  • Mudpit
  • Swimming
  • Basketball Court
  • Volleyball Court
  • Baseball Diamond
  • Soccer Field
  • Campfires
  • Trampolines
  • Gymnasium
  • Arts & Crafts Room
  • Camping
  • Spiritual Activities