Below are some of the more common questions we get about Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck. Please contact us if you have a more specific question.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many campers do you accept per session?
We accept up to 50 campers each session.
Can my child come just for the day?
Yes, we do accept campers just for the day.
Do you provide transportation?
No, we do not provide transportation.
Is there a nurse on duty?
Yes, our nurse lives on the campgrounds. She is available every day, 24 hours a day.
What is the ratio of campers to counselors?
The ratio is 2:1 (two campers assigned to a counselor). All new campers and their parent or guardian will meet with the camp intake team to determine if staffing needs are adequate for the 2:1 ratio or requires an adjustment.
What are some of the daily activities?
Our activities include swimming, hiking, boating, arts and crafts, music, sports, races, dances, BBQ’s, talent shows, campfires and sing-a-longs.
Do you provide scholarships?
We offer scholarships based on individual need after a review of the family’s finances.
Where do your counselors come from?
Most of our counselors come from overseas. We hire through organizations such as Camp America and YMCA International.
Do you perform background checks?
Yes, we perform background checks on all our employees.
Can I bring certain foods for my child?
Yes, if your child eats certain foods not on our menu, you can bring them. If your child is on a special diet, you may also speak with our nurse.