Camp Half Moon in the Berkshire Mountains since 1922, Great Barrington, Massachusetts

Why Go To Summer Camp In Massachusetts

Each summer millions of parents send their children to summer camp. At Camp Half Moon, a summer camp in Massachusetts, we know how summer camp can change a child’s life. Here's some compelling reasons why kids should go to summer camp in Massachusetts.

Kids Make New Friends

Here at Camp Half Moon your child will meet kids from all over the World! When your children go away to camp, they’ll meet so many new people, and they'll may make friends for a lifetime.

Summer Camper's Will Try New Things

Unless you have a lake for swimming and canoeing, plus a basketball court, martial arts studio, and archery range at your home, chances are, your children will be able to try new things at Camp Half Moon. They might overcome fears, or even discover talents and interests they never even knew they had!

They’ll See Diversity

Camp Half Moon will expose your children to people of all different background, cultures, ethnicities, religions, and races. They might hear new languages, learn new cultural practices, and try new foods and hear different types of music. This is incredibly valuable, because as technology brings the world closer together, they’ll be learning how to interact with the people they’ll be interacting with later in life.

Independence Is Encouraged

Being away from home at Camp Half Moon sleep away camp in Massachusetts will make your child much more independent and self-reliant. You won’t be there to serve them, so they’ll have to learn to do more for themselves. Don’t worry! They won’t be on their own, but they won’t be smothered, either.

It Builds Self-Esteem

When your child goes away to this Massachusetts Summer Camp, you’ll notice a big difference in their natural self-esteem. They’ll be more confident, less clingy, and have much more self-esteem. Being away from home gives children the chance to figure out who they are outside of all of their family’ pre-conceived notions. 

Massachusetts Is Beautiful

Massachusetts is one of the most beautiful places to go for the summer. Have you ever been there?