FAQ’s

What is the deadline to register?

We have no set date to register by, but we do ask that you have your registration in at least two (2) weeks before the week you are coming. This will help you to avoid a late fee. We do offer incentives such as, registering your child by May 1st will give you a $12.00 discount for each week you register. Other incentives include: $5.00 off each week if you register for multiple weeks, $20.00 off each week for children of missionaries, pastors, or full-time Ministry workers.

What time is check-in/pick-up?

Registration will begin at 10:00 am Monday for all camps except Pioneer week (Wed at 10:00am).
Departure for campers will be right after breakfast on Saturday around 9:00am (Fri at 9:00 am for those attending Pioneer week)

What should my child bring to camp?

What to Bring:
Bible, notebook, sleeping bag, bedding, towels, pillow, toiletry items, extra sneakers for mud walk, modest shorts and swimsuits, old clothes.
Optional items:
Musical instruments, bug repellent, money for snacks, crafts, bookstore, and offering.

What not to bring:
Cell phones, radios, iPods, hand held video games, tobacco products, alcoholic beverages, fireworks, knives, or any weapon of any kind.

How much spending money should I send with my child?

We offer handcrafts, bookstore, and snack shop to all of our campers. Spending varies with each camper.

What is the weather like?

We experience a unique climate here at Camp Northfield. Some days it can reach a blistering 90 degrees while at nights it can be as low as the mid 50’s during the summer months. Be sure to pack a coat for the cooler nights with your summer clothes for the warmer days! Extra pair of shoes and sandals would be helpful for the river activities.

Current Weather Conditions at Camp Northfield

  • Northfield MA
    April 24, 2017
    Sunny
    73°F
     

How can we help Camp Northfield?

Visit our support page to see a list of current projects and needs. You will also find ways to donate to general or the specific needs of camp.

How do I apply to work on summer staff?

Visit our staff page and click on the link to download a staff application. You must be over 14 years old to work as a support staff and you must be over 18 to work as a summer counselor.
Visit the staff page here:

Do you offer any programs or events other than summer camps?

We offer several different retreats and outings throughout the year. From the Arctic Blasts to Fall retreats, anyone at any age can enjoy the sights and sounds of Camp.
Click here to see a complete list of the events.

Do you rent out your facilities?

Our facilities are available for rent to Sunday Schools, family groups, youth groups, Christian day schools and other church groups to come and run your own program. Please inquire by email (nbc@crocker.com) or by phone (413-498-0256) for prices and additional information.