Camp Sherwin

8600 West Lake Road
Lake City

General Info

Coronavirus Updated September 30, 2020

YMCA Camp Sherwin is open to guests.

We’re following guidelines from health experts and local officials to ensure that our facilities meet the highest standards for hygiene and safety, and we have modified our policies to facilitate safe social distancing practices.

For the health and safety of all people, certain amenities at Camp Sherwin are temporarily closed. These amenities will reopen when we are advised by local and state officials that it is safe to do so. Camp related activity schedule will be adjusted accordingly.

All campers and guests (including minors) must sign a waiver of liability prior to your visit or when you arrive.

Click here for additional information to help you plan your visit.  

Season Information

Summer Season: June 8th—Labor Day

Spring Season: April 15th—June 8th (Full Hook Ups Available)

Fall Season: Sep 8th—Nov 22nd (Full Hook Ups Available)

Winter Season: Nov 23rd-April 14th (Dry Camping Available)

Local Attractions

YMCA Camp Sherwin is conveniently located near to many local attractions including Presque Isle State Park, home to 7-miles of beaches, Waldameer Park & Water World, Tom Ridge Environmental Center and more.  Click here for local attraction information.

Office/Camp Store Hours

  • Camp Sherwin’s Office Hours are Friday & Saturday from 2-7 p.m. To make reservations, please call during these hours, (814) 774-9416, leave a message, email or reserve online .

Camp Sherwin Weather Related Pool Rule: The pool will not be opened until the air temperature is above 68 degrees. (we use the weather channel app) If pool staff see lightening or hear thunder the pool will be shut down. A minimum of 30 minutes without lightning or thunder is required before re-opening. During adverse weather conditions or poor attendance, pool supervisors reserve the right to close early. Please call ahead if in doubt. (814) 774-9416.

Pool & Spray & Play Hours 

  • Closed for the season

Contact US

We are now taking all reservations for 2020 halls, pavilions, RV, tent and cabin rentals.  Online reservations are coming soon.  Please call (814) 774-9416 if you have any questions or use the form below.

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Our amenities are our resources and staff your support to help you create lasing family memories.


Modern or rustic cabins sleep groups of 4-24. Each cabin is unique and eight include toilets, showers and kitchen.


Three halls/pavilions available for wedding receptions, family reunions, graduation parties, church picnics, company picnics, etc.

RV/Tent Sites

Water & electric and full hook-up sites available. All include picnic table and fire ring.

General Information

Book your family’s next getaway or group outing.

Events and Programs

From programmed summer day camp to events for the whole family, Camp Sherwin is the place for summer fun.