Mystic Branch

Camp Cove


We would like to extend the warmest thank you to all the families who entrusted your children with us at Camp Cove this summer. We had a successful summer with six incredible sessions of sun, fun, laughs, adventure, and learning.

Registration for 2022 will open on February 1, 2022.

2021 Camp Parent Handbook

Camp Cove, is nestled along the shores of the Mystic River on over 20 acres.  Our facilities include 120 feet of beachfront, two baseball fields, tennis courts, pavilion, gaga ball pit, and the YMCA building.  The YMCA facility houses a gymnasium, swimming pool and many other areas in case of inclement weather.  Each camp group has a covered space or tent that is centrally located to serve as their home base.


Campers enjoy a variety of outdoor experiences that provide children with a creative and innovative introduction to the thrill of summer camp.  Summer camp allows campers to develop independence, resiliency and a sense of self-empowerment.  Our staff provides campers with a mix of activities to promote physical activity, mental creativity and an environment to build life long friendships.  Our camp also includes programs designed to build character by instilling our values; Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.  Campers will have the opportunity to participate in numerous activities including arts and crafts, swim lessons, science and nature, sports, waterfront activities and boating. instructional swill will be provided 2-3 days a week in the pool.  The other days, campers will have and recreational swim in the river.


To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.