Activities at Camp Barney

For our campers, the options are as endless as the smiles. At Camp Barney Medintz, campers enjoy the activities they know and love while also challenging themselves with new adventures every day. Guided by our experienced, certified, and fun specialist staff, our campers spend their days with their friends at their side exploring their every interest.

The below represents just a hint of the fun and adventure that awaits your child. For an example of a typical day at Camp Barney, please view our sample itinerary.


Instructional Swim, Free Swim, Water Skiing, Tubing, Knee Boarding, Canoeing, Paddle Boarding, The Blob, Water Slides, Iceberg Climbing Wall, Log Roll


Campouts, Cookouts, Hiking, Tree Climbing, The Bog


Riding, Grooming and Tack, Barn Maintenance, Horsemanship, Tzaar Ba’alei Hayyim (Caring for Animals)


Baseball, Basketball, Tennis, Soccer, Karate, Fencing, Biking, Archery, Yoga, Gymnastics, Kickball, Gaga, Roller Hockey, Mountain Scooters, Running Trails

High Adventure

Zip Lines, High and Low Ropes Courses, Vertical Climbing Walls, Technical Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking

Creative and Performing Arts

Play Performance, Music, Movie Making, Radio Station, Ceramics, Beading, Dance, Arts & Crafts, Tie-Dye, Cooking, Mosaics

Special Events

Color War, Israel Day, Musical, Dances, Sabbath Concert, Barneyroo


Every unit embarks on an age-appropriate and super fun trip(s) including Tubing, White Water Rafting, Kayaking, Backpacking, Rock Climbing, and more.