FAQs


Q. Where is Camp Sargent?

A. The physical address is 141 Camp Sargent Road, Merrimack, NH 03054.

Q. How long is the camp day?

A. Pre-camp is 7am-9am. The regular camp day runs from 9am-4pm. Post-camp is 4pm-6pm

Q. How do I register online?

A. Simple! Click here

Q. I’d rather register in person, how can I do that?

A. No problem! Just visit either the Merrimack or Nashua YMCA Welcome Center and a member of our staff will get you all set up!

Q. What is the Camp Sargent Improvement Fund?

A. Your camper, plain and simple! For years we have been raising money for enhancements to Camp Sargent that directly benefit each camper. 100% of this annual fee is invested into camp for specific program improvements. Click here for the brochure and to learn about how this fund will benefit your child directly. Thank you for your donation!

Q. What is ACA?

A. ACA (American Camp Association) Accreditation is a process during which a camp undergoes a thorough review of its operation-from staff qualifications and training to emergency management-to ensure compliance with more than 300 standards. Click here for more ACA information.

Q. Can I rent out Camp Sargent?

A. Yes! Click here to check out the Camp Sargent Rental Brochure

Q. How long is the camp season?

A. The 2017 camp season is eleven weeks long. First day of camp is June 19th and the last day of camp is September 1st. Camp operates Monday thru Friday

Q. What is Y Cares?

A. Y Cares is a financial assistance program. Click here for details.

Q. What is CampDoc.com?

A.CampDoc.com is an electronic health record system allowing us to have all pertinent camper/student information in one secure on-line system to which you have access. CampDoc.com allows us a paperless camp/student registration ensuring we meet the guidelines established by both the State of NH and ACA. Click here for more information on CampDoc.com.

Q. Is it safe for my child to bring money and valuable personal belongings such as video games, jewelry etc.?

A. Camp Sargent strongly suggest that campers do not bring valuables to camp as Camp staff cannot be responsible for loss or theft.

Q. What if my child needs to take medicine which was not put on the medical release form?

A. Not a problem, either the parent or guardian can bring in the medicine (in the original prescription bottle) and make sure it gets to the camp director or one of the assistant camp directors.

Q. My child doesn’t go to Camp Sargent but can I take a tour of camp?

A. Absolutely, click here to arrange a guided tour of the property [email protected]

Q. Where can I find out about working at Camp Sargent?

A. Click here for the staff/jobs page and employment information.

Q. Can I visit my child at camp?

A. Absolutely! All that we ask is that you show picture identification and sign in on our guest/visitor log in the main lodge.