Merrimack Valley YMCA Camps


  • Overview of Organization and Services:
    We operate two overnight camps on Lake Winnipesaukee’s Bear Island in New Hampshire: Camp Lawrence for boys aged 8-16 and Camp Nokomis for girls aged 8-16. We also run a Family Camp for 9 days at the end of the summer at Camp Lawrence. Lastly, we operate a day camp and travel camp located on Captain’s Pond in Salem, NH: Camp Otter and Road Rangers Travel Camp for boys and girls aged 6-14.
  • Additional Info:
    If you are visiting the offices use Entrance K, Building 9, Second Floor.


  • Demographics Served:
    Children: 12 and under, Youth: 13-18
  • City/Towns Served:
    Amesbury, Newbury (incl. Byfield), Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, West Newbury
  • Types of Services Provided:
    Child Care, Youth & After-School Programs


  • Address: Merrimack Valley YMCA Camping Services Branch 360 Merrimack Street, Suite 270, Lawrence, MA 01843
  • Phone: 978-975-1330
  • Email:
  • Website:
  • Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm