Teen Travel
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Teen Travel/Nesiyah

Ages: Children entering grades 8 and 9

Camp Director: Carrie Bernstein

Camp Dates: Monday, July 2 – Friday, August 24, 2018

Full Day program

Travel to your favorite summer locations and explore some new ones… every day. Teen Travel/ Nesiyah is an exciting teen travel program which features great day trips and amazing overnights. Every day, you and your friends will visit the best water parks, bowling alleys, arcades, amusement parks, sporting events and movie theaters that the metropolitan area has to offer. Destinations are sure to include:

  • 3 day overnight to Club Getaway
  • 2 day overnight to Hershey Park
  • Water parks including Mountain Creek, Splish Splash, and Camel Beach
  • Amusement Parks including Great Adventure, Dorney Park and Luna Park
  • Challenge sites such as rock climbing, JerZjump and outdoor laser tag
  • Cultural trips including a Broadway Show and pin ball and wax museums
  • Hands-on places like a glassworks studio and chocolate works shop
  • Boardwalk visits including Seaside Heights and Point Pleasant

* Teens entering grade 9 have the option of attending CIT I or Teen Travel Camp.

Special options include: door to door transportation, a hot lunch program, an early and late extended hours program and more

2017 Camp Calendars

Teen-Travel-Carrie-Bernstein-300x225Unit Director: Carrie Bernstein

Carrie Bernstein actually started camp at the JCC as a Teen Travel camper (how ironic!) She started working as a lifeguard at the age of 15 and has never left the JCC. She ran the famous Family Park campgrounds for a few summers. Carrie worked for 2 years as an accountant, but her heart was never in it. She quickly realized that she had to return to camp, so in 1988 she became the Maccabiah Director. Some of her original counselors’ children are now attending her camp! This may make her sound old, but she is still feeling young and having the best time of her life!

  • Year round position: Educator in the New York City Board of Education
  • Favorite Camp Memory: Club Getaway competitions
  • Favorite Musician/Musical Group: Queen
  • Favorite Food: Nachos
  • Favorite TV Show: Homeland
  • Something Most Do Not Know About You: I went to Teen Travel camp
  • Favorite Spot At Camp: Basketball Courts
  • Favorite Vacation Destination: Ocean City, Maryland