Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge

Spend this summer in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania and be part of a team that makes a difference in a child's life!

Welcome to Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge. Since 1920, our traditional summer camps have been at the forefront of resident camping and have served as a summer home to hundreds of campers, staff, and alumni. We are passionate about the camping experience and value the history and traditions that continue to shape us.

Conveniently located just 2 1/2 hours from the greater New York and Philadelphia areas, the Equinunk and Blue Ridge campus sits on 400+ magnificent acres of fields and wooded trails and is divided by our 75-acre private spring-fed lake. Check out our stunning facilities in our 360 tour:

About Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge

The core of Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge is in the human relationships we make through our WIN philosophy - Wholesome, Inclusive and Nurturing. Camp is an experience that brings everyone together in the most unique ways, we learn to make genuine connections within our camp community. Join us and experience an amazing summer of personal and professional growth while sharing your skills with other staff and campers. 

We have made an incredible commitment to our camp families over the years. Building state-of-the-art facilities, hiring the best staff, but most importantly, the thing we do best is taking care of the campers. Choosing a sleep-away camp is one of the most important decisions a family can make. 

The Employee Experience

Our camp staff often say working for CECBR was 'the best summer ever!'. When you join us, we want you to make new friends, have fun and experience the beautiful facilities and traditions that our camp has to offer.

At Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge our staff comes together from over 20 different countries from around the world as well as from different parts of the US. Immediately become an essential part in the development of the next generation, positively influencing the lives of children who you interact and care for. Become a summer leader who mentors and guides young people into contributing members of our community. Camp provides leadership experience that will boost your skills for the rest of your life at home, in school, and in your career.

Ideal Candidate

We are looking for staff members who are willing to commit themselves to living onsite for the entire summer and who want to work on building positive relationships with others, while participating in our traditions, some over 100 years old, and learning to be a part of our community. 

If you ...

  • want to be a positive role model for our campers?

  • have previous experiences working with children?

  • are enthusiastic about embracing camp life?

  • want to make new friends and try new activities?

  • want to be part of making this summer the best ever!

Then this job is for you!

Room and Board

We provide room and board to all staff. Counselors live in a cabin with 6-14 campers, and 2-4 fellow staff. Support team members will live in a cabin with 6-10 other staff. All accommodations are 'rustic' style, every cabin has electricity and contains a bathroom area with individual showers, toilets, and sinks. Senior staff will have private rooms in staff housing.

Employee Perks


  • Leadership opportunities

  • Transferable skills

  • On the job training

  • Opportunity to be creative everyday

  • Learn new skills and sports

  • Healthy outdoor environment

  • Unique social opportunities



  • Competitive salary

  • Camp provided transportation during time off to local places

  • Staff Lounge with Internet

  • Being a part of supportive community

  • Learn problem solving skills

  • Meeting people from all over the world

  • Opportunity to build a community of culture and belonging

Getting Here and Getting Around

Airport pick-ups at Newark, NJ (EWR) and Scranton, PA (AVP) are scheduled based on staff orientation dates. If you have a car, you are welcome to drive to camp and keep it in our staff parking lot to use on days off. We provide transportation for all day and nights off campus for everyone. 

For Fun

We value your time off and we want to make it fun for you! We have a Staff Events Director to organize exciting events and opportunities for you this summer, from local day trips, to on-campus music events, glow parties, sports leagues, and more! The best part of camp is meeting new friends and we want to help you do it in the most fun way!

Although located in a remote part of Pennsylvania, we have many outdoor activities in our area to enjoy on time off. A staff favorite is hanging out on the Delaware River nearby or exploring Honesdale, PA.

How to Apply

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