Camp Thoreau

...where family and friends belong

A traditional summer day camp nestled on 35 wooded acres in historic Concord, MA sports, specialty and traditional camp programs.

Since 1951 Camp Thoreau has been fostering youth development by building confidence, teamwork, responsibility and friendship in our campers. We pride ourselves on a truly unique and fulfilling camp experience packed with traditions and camp rituals.

Take advantage of promo code SPRING20 & save BIG!
Save over $525 when all your children are in 6+ combined total weeks of camp and bus transportation!
Offer expires April 16th, 2020

For more information or to take a tour, contact us at (978) 831-1300 or email:

*This camp must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the local Board of Health.

Tours and S'Mores

Come meet our Camp Staff, ask questions and see Camp Thoreau for yourself. Participate in one of three scheduled tours of Camp Thoreau departing The Thoreau Outdoor Center

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Save Big This Summer

The Thoreau Club offers up to $699 off of Summer Family Membership to Camp Thoreau Families!

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Camp Deposit Forgiveness

Camp Thoreau deducts deposits that families paid to other camps from their Camp Thoreau bill

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From first rate swim lessons and free swim in our 4 outdoor pools, to convenient transportation options and extended day options to accommodate your busy schedules.

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Work at Camp

Want to work at Camp Thoreau?
Browse our current job openings.

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Have a question? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page!

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