Camp Sherwin

8600 West Lake Road
Lake City

General Info

YMCA Camp Sherwin officially open and is accepting reservations for the 2023 Season. 

Please note that holiday reservations require a three night minimum.

Be sure to check your reservation for required digital signatures to confirm your reservation prior to arrival.

The Y has added an extra security measure for our guests and childcare children with safety in mind. We have installed a security access gate for entry and exit to Camp Sherwin. On the top of your electronic reservation confirmation is a PIN#. You will use this unique PIN# to open the gate upon your arrival.

Season Information

Summer Season: Memorial Day—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 (No Water 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

  • To make reservations, please call, (814) 774-9416, leave a message, email or reserve online .

Pool & Spray & Play Hours 

  • Beginning June 10th:  Open 1pm-8pm
  • 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 lightning or hear thunder, for everyone’s safety, the pool must 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.



Our amenities include a lifeguarded pool, air jump pillow, playground, catch-and-release fishing, and more.


Modern or rustic cabins sleep groups of 4-14. Each cabin is unique and seven include toilets, showers and mini-kitchen.


Halls/pavilions available for wedding receptions, family reunions, graduation parties, church picnics, company picnics, Christmas parties and events.

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

Programs and events for the whole family, Camp Sherwin is the place for summer fun.