YMCA Camp Ocoee

About YMCA Camp Ocoee

Since 1923, the spirit of YMCA Camp Ocoee has been more than just a summer camp experience. The Christian values learned, and the confidence gained by the campers becomes a way of life. Generations of families now have fond memories of their time at Camp Ocoee.

Operated by the YMCA of Metropolitan Chattanooga, Camp Ocoee’s purpose is to provide experiences, under a strong Christian emphasis, that will strengthen the spirit, mind and body of all its guests.

Nestled on the shores of Lake Ocoee, Camp Ocoee’s setting is breathtaking. The camp is set deep in the Cherokee National Forest in southeastern Tennessee. This institution is operated under special use permit with the Cherokee National Forest. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Jobs/Positions: Summer Camp Counselor, Various Coordinators (Arts & Crafts, Waterfront, Cabin Life, Ropes, etc.)


high ropes coordinator/counselor

June 2017 - August 2018 Ocoee, TN
“I liked being able to teach kids outdoors skills and responsibilities to better themselves as people. I was able to watch the growth of children each week and saw a lot of growth in myself. Also being able to lead a group of staff and lead by example.”
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