Ages 5-14, Monday-Friday
Full Day: 9-4
Quinipet Day Camp has all the spirit and tradition of overnight camp, with activities that full advantage of our beautiful waterfront camp. A healthy lunch is provided daily in the Dining Hall. Activities are age appropriate and hands on, with so much to offer that many campers return week after week!
"My kids absolutely adore Quinipet. The counselors and program directors are incredibly thoughtful and caring. Both of my kids have made great friends and have developed meaningful relationships with the camp staff. We could not be more thrilled with their camping experience!" - Day Camp Parent
Ages 9-16, Monday-Friday
Mornings: 9-12 or Afternoons: 1-4
Our Community Sailing Program for youth provides a no-pressure setting where campers are encouraged to enjoy and learn at their own pace. Instructors ensure sailing basics are covered for all levels and challenge those with more experience. Each level utilizes an interactive approach and strives to provide experience and adventure while students learn and grow together.
Quinipet is a US Sailing Member under the supervision of experienced instructors. Our fleet consists of OPTI Trainers, FJ’s, Picos, and American 18s.
2021 DAY CAMP SESSION DATES
Monday-Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Week 1: Monday, July 5 - Friday, July 19
Week 2: Monday, July 12 - Friday, July 16
Week 3: Monday, July 19 - Friday, July 23
Week 4: Monday, July 26 - Friday, July 30
Week 5: Monday, August 2 - Friday, August 6
Week 6: Monday, August 9 - Friday, August 13
Week 7: Monday, August 16 - Friday, August 20
Week 8*: Monday, August 23 - Friday, August 27
(*Please note there is no Overnight Camp Week 8.)
2021 Weekly Rates
Day Camp: $610
Community Sailing (AM or PM): $450
Community Sailing (AM) & Day Camp (PM): $675
2021 Open House Dates
To be announced.
Quinipet accepts payments by check, eCheck*, cash or credit card.
Checks should be issued payable to "Quinipet Camp & Retreat Center" and mailed to the address below.
Please include camper name and session date in the memo area on check.
Quinipet Camp & Retreat Center
P.O. Box 549
Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965
Fees for summer camp include a non-refundable $100 administrative fee. Refunds cannot be made after June 15th.
*eChecks are the preferred method of payment.
In order to assist as many families as possible, we offer Camp Scholarships to families in need. Scholarships are funded by the generous donations to The Quinipet Scholarship Fund by camp families and community members. To apply, complete the Scholarship Application form in the blue "Parent Resources" section below, and submit by April 10, 2020.
For Shelter Island Families: The Shelter Island Education Foundation pursues, creates and provides excellent educational opportunities that enhance, inspire and broaden the horizons of our children and the community. Grant applications are typically available on their website in the Spring.
Everything Parents Need to Know
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Check out our packing list!
Our Scholarship Application,
due April 10.