Camp Gan Israel of Parksville NY, a pioneer in Jewish camping. For over sixty years we have been devoted to enriching the lives of children from diverse Jewish backgrounds. We provide children with a meaningful summer that promotes individual growth. Our special educational program, together with a mix of sports, trips, and fun activities, allows every child to build character and long lasting friendships. Counselors and staff have experience and are trained in safety. They create bonds with the children that result in memories that last a lifetime.
Hello Camp Gan Israel Families, We are thrilled to welcome you to our vibrant Jewish overnight camp, where the spirit of fun, learning, and endless adventure comes alive! With 360 campers and a dedicated team of 160 staff members, we’re all set for an incredible two months of laughter, exploration, and lifelong memories. From engaging learning classes to heart-pounding sports, exciting trips, delicious meals and a whole lot more – get ready for a summer jam-packed with Jewish pride and good times. Camp Gan Israel is not just a camp; it’s a dynamic community where friendships flourish, and every day brings a new adventure. Join us for an unforgettable summer where the fun is as boundless as our camp spirit!
Looking forward to an amazing summer ahead!
Rabbi Avraham Shemtov – Executive Director
Rabbi Yossie Futerfas – Camp Director
Our Head staff
Summer of a Lifetime
The thrill of Camp Gan Israel is contagious! Your child is sure to have an amazing time through fantastic indoor / outdoor activities and interactive Torah learning, all while creating lasting and meaningful friendships.