News Archive

Introducing: A Mountain of Mystery!

Introducing The Mountain of Mystery! Solve the mystery, save the mountain! Are you ready to step into a hidden world of magic and mystery? EDventure Quest presents a week-long interactive mystery adventure where Hi-Rock campers take on the role of sorcerers attending a magical meeting. The stars are aligning and the world’s greatest sorcerers have agreed to get together to address pressing magical matters. […]

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In Memory of Patty Almeida

Here at Hi-Rock, we are saddened to learn of the passing of Patty Almeida. Our thoughts are with her family during this challenging time. Patty was a wonderful member of the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA staff and a beloved participant in our annual Women’s Wellness Weekend with all of her friends. One of her many […]

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Join our Wilderness First Responder Course this June!

Are you looking to complete more backcountry expeditions this year? Consider getting your Wilderness First Responder certification with Camp Hi-Rock this year! We’ll be running a 7-day course from June 2nd-9th here at camp with food and lodging options available. The Wilderness First Responder certification is industry standard for professional outdoor guides, ski patrol and […]

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Family Camp Registration Open

Family Camp August 19-25, 2024 We are now accepting family camp registrations! Family Camp Housing Information We will do our best to honor housing requests through a complete registration form (or online registration) received with a deposit in the order they are received. Returning families will be given priority to reserve the same housing they […]

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Women’s Wellness Weekend Registration Update!

Women’s Wellness Weekend 2024: May 31 – June 2 This weekend is filling quickly! We have added lodging options for lodge rooms with shared bathrooms. Lodge rooms with en suite bathrooms are almost full! A weekend for women of all ages. Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Activities for the […]

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Spring Volunteer Work Weekend Registration Open

SPRING WORK WEEKEND April 26-28, 2024 Please join us for another great weekend with fellow Hi-Rockers. We’ll be getting camp ready for summer, tackling some important camp improvement projects, and catching up with our Hi-Rock friends. Accommodations and meals will be provided. Volunteers who are under 18 who would like to join us must be […]

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2024 Information Session & Open House Dates

In-Person Info Sessions Stop by one of our drop-in events to meet one of Hi-Rock’s Camp Directors and learn more about our programs. Location Date Time Berkshire Food Co-op Sunday, February 18 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Saturday, March 16 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Sunday, April 21 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Bridgeport YMCA Thursday, March 7 4:30-6:30 PM Fairfield […]

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Early Bird Registration for 2024 Open Through Dec. 31, 2023!

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! By registering early, you’ll receive all the benefits of early bird camp registration. Register today to ensure you will not miss out on the session of your choice. All 2024 YMCA Camp Hi-Rock early bird registrations and deposits must be received by November 30th to qualify for the following: Early […]

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Fall Volunteer Work Weekend Registration Now Open

FALL WORK WEEKEND NOVEMBER 3-5, 2023 Please join us for another great weekend with fellow Hi-Rockers. We’ll be getting camp ready for winter, tackling some important camp improvement projects, and catching up with our Hi-Rock friends. Accommodations and meals will be provided. Volunteers who are under 18 who would like to join us must be […]

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Women’s Wellness Weekend Registration Now Open!

Women’s Wellness Weekend 2023: September 8-10, 2023 A weekend for women of all ages. Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Activities for the body, mind and spirit include: Fitness, dance & yoga classes Massages & meditation Low ropes, high ropes and climbing wall Creative crafts & painting Hiking, swimming & […]

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