Camp Watershed is now managed by NWCDC and hosts four two week sessions. Each session registers over 200 Newark youth resulting in the Camp providing over 1000 slots to Newark Youth during the eight week period the camp operates.
The camp its facilities and activities, include archery, canoeing, hiking, environmental activities, and arts and crafts. This year marks the 39th year of operation, with trained, experienced and dedicated personnel providing leadership daily. Moreover, NWCDC is proud that our camping program maintains the status “Accredited” by the American Camp Association, thereby assuring quality camping.
In sending the youth of the City of Newark to Camp Watershed at NO COST he or she will participate in activities such as Instructional Skiing, Outdoor Living Skills (Overnight Camping), Gone Green, Summer Day Camp & Project Legacy where we have Swimming – instructional and recreational, Boating (sail, canoe, surf bikes, pedal, row), Creative Dramatics, Computers, Archery, Field Sports, Aerobics, Nature Quest, Hiking, Orienteering, Low & High Ropes, Initiative Courses/Gardening and Shine the Light Anti Bullying Program.