Join Our Team

YMCA Camp Ernst is Greater Cincinnati’s favorite overnight camp. Our programs (for kids ages 6-15) combine safety, creativity, and good clean fun, and include horseback riding, nature, hiking, archery, fine arts, crafts, swimming, boating, a waterslide, high ropes course, sports, leadership activities, spiritual development and so much more.  We strive to promote positive character values of honesty, caring, respect, and responsibility in young people through the healthy development of spirit, mind, body, and friendship.

Think you would be a good fit for our summer team?  Read more about our camp and available positions.  Starting October 1, 2017, click the appropriate link below for instructions on how to apply for SUMMER 2018.

*"Rising Junior" means in Fall, 2018, you'll be a Junior in High School!

For questions or more information, please contact Megan Gierhart or 859-586-6181.

THE SCOTT C. DIETER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Rewarding Excellence in Leadership

In memory of Scott and in honor of those counselors who impacted his life a college scholarship for Camp Ernst counselors has been established. The purpose of this scholarship is to continue the legacy of leadership excellence by awarding two counselors in good standing funding that will supplement their summer salary and help defray the cost of higher education.

For more information and to apply for the scholarship, please click here.