Camp Fernwood

Resident – Private. Girls Camp

  • 50 Days. 230 Campers
  • Ages 8-15
  • Tuition: $12,200
  • Founded 1921
  • ACA Accredited
  • 2017 Season: June 23-August 11

Contact Information

Staff Contact

  • Directors: Fritz & Christine Seving

Winter Contact

  • 6035 Goshen Road
    Newtown Square, PA 19073
    TEL: 610.356.7602
    FAX: 484.441.1306

   Since 1921, Camp Fernwood has been known for its warm atmosphere and concern for each child. Surrounded by 100 acres of woodland and meadows, and bordered by 4400-acre Lake Thompson, emphasis is on friendships, learning and play. We encourage empowerment, self-confidence, social skills and independence, helping kids to feel good about themselves.
To ensure kids are completely engaged, activities are a combination of structured elective activities and core required, chosen with the guidance of parents and camp staff. Expert instruction offered in all activities. Extensive list of 37 activities including competitive sports, individual sports, extensive waterfront, theater, dance and many arts.
Strong tripping program includes weekly day trips, overnight trips, and multi-day white water canoe, hiking and rock climbing trips.