Our 2017-18 Adventures Lineup

PALS Adventures engage the PALS Family year-round as Campers and Counselors pair up one-to-one to explore new places, engage in shared experiences, and build lasting friendships. Adventures are open to Campers from the ages of 12-30 and Counselors from the ages of 16-30.


jersey city adventure

We are excited to share that we have a brand new edition to this summer's line-up. We will be adding a new PALS Adventure available exclusively for Campers and Volunteers ages 25 and up. This event will be held on campus in Jersey City with adult-focused trips in the NYC area. Applications will open on March 1. Individuals are welcome to apply to this program in addition to Camp PALS. We hope to see you there!

  • Dates: August 3-6,2018
  • Location: New Jersey City University

Contact Adventure Leaders Annie and Dan

Hersheypark Adventure

We’ll ride the rides, tour the chocolate factory, and create our very own custom candy bars.

  • Dates: November 10-12, 2017
  • Location: Hershey, PA

Contact Adventure Leaders Panini and Morgan



New york city Adventure  

Get excited for a weekend to remember in the Big Apple. Nothing like the holidays in the NYC area!

  • Dates: December 1-3, 2017
  • Location: Rahway, NJ

Contact Adventure Leaders Jake and Sarah


pals holiday   

*New Program: 6 Days, 5 nights*

Our newest program offering, PALS Holiday, captures the magic of Camp PALS, but with a holiday twist!

  • Dates: December 27 - January 1, 2018
  • Location: Chevy Chase, MD

Contact Holiday Leaders Andrea and Kelly


Great wolf lodge Adventure   

Nothing beats splashing around a heated, indoor waterpark in the middle of winter!

  • Dates: February 23-25, 2018
  • Location: Scotrun, PA

Contact Adventure Leaders Shelby and Carly

monterey bay Adventure   

We’ll explore the best of the west including a visit to the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

  • Dates: March 23-25, 2018
  • Location: Monterey, CA

Contact Adventure Leaders Ali and Emily



lake parvin Adventure

Parvin State Park in Southern New Jersey provides a lovely lakefront venue for exploration, relaxation, and making new friends.

  • Dates: April 27-29, 2018
  • Location: Pittsgrove Township, NJ

Contact Adventure Leaders Sam and Jen


lake nockamixon Adventure

Located on a picturesque lake in Bucks County, PA, our Adventure at Nockamixon State Park offers participants the opportunity to basque in the region's natural beauty.

  • Dates: May 11-13, 2018
  • Location: Quakertown, PA

Contact Adventure Leaders Jordan and Jackie

lake walcamp Adventure

Our Adventure at Walcamp, a retreat facility west of Chicago, features classic camp activities and opportunities to build friendships in a serene environment.

  • Dates: May 25-27, 2018
  • Location: Kingston, IL

Contact Adventure Leaders Nick and Brianna

Questions or ideas? Email the PALS Programming Coordinator, Stephen, at