Camp Hamp

About the Program

Exciting adventures await participants eager for some summer fun with meaningful opportunities for social and personal growth.

This fast paced, diverse program is based in Northampton’s beautiful Look Park where participants are introduced to a combination of athletic, adventure, artistic and cooperative outdoor activities.

The program includes two weekly bus trips, special events, arts and crafts and swimming at JFK Middle School and Musante Beach in Leeds.

  • For: Youth entering grades 5 and 6
  • Days: Monday - Friday
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  • When available: Summer Day Camp Registration Packet (PDF) 
  • Online Registration when available
  • When available: Camp Hamp Parent Information Packet (PDF) 
  • When available: Camp Hamp Director's Biography (PDF)

Registration for a session must be received by Thursday, the week prior to
the session you'd like to sign up for, provided there are still openings.

Camp Hamp Pyramid

2018 Sessions & Weeks

Trips and themes are subject to change. The location will be at Look Memorial Park with the rain site set at the Aquatic and Family Center at JFK. A $25 non-refundable deposit is included in the camp registration fee for each session registered for. All balances are due June 8, 2018.
Week To Be Noted Theme Trips & Events
June 25 - June 29   Summer Kickoff! Lake Wyola & Interskate 91
July 2 - July 6 No Camp 7/4 To Infinity & Beyond Erving State Forest & Sonny's Place
July 9 - July 13   Adventure Up Top Lake Wyola & Soarin Indoors
July 16 - July 20   Summer Camp Champions Erving State Forest & AIAO Raft Building
July 23 - July 27   Wicked Water Week Lake Wyola & Play Bousquet
July 30 -August 3   Adventure Outdoors Erving State Forest & Nomad's Outdoor Adventure
August 6 - August 10   The Summer Grand Finale Lake Wyola & Bounce Trampoline
      Please note all trips are subject to change

Weekly Calendars

When available: Calendar page


Bus trips are included in the session fee. A $25 non-refundable deposit is included in the camp registration fee for each session registered for. All balances are due June 8, 2018. 

Session Resident Fee Non-Resident Fee
Session 1, 3-7  
Session 2 [4 Day Program]

Extended Day

There is a total of 45 minutes of extended supervision prior to and/or after regular program hours.
Session Additional Fee 
Session  1, 3-7 
Session 2 [4 Day Program]

Look Park Sticker Requirement

You may purchase the Parks & Recreation Department / Look Park Summer Sticker. It is $20 per pass for residents or non-residents.

This pass is for our Camp KidZone and Camp Hamp summer programs, it is not a seasons pass to Look Park, but a summer programs pass that will allow you entrance into Look Park for picking-up and dropping-off your child.

  • This pass is only good from 7:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m., Monday through Friday while the program is running.
  • This pass is only available for purchase at the Parks & Recreation Department.

Look Park’s season’s passes are available for $49 for residents and $56 for non-residents