Welcome to GRIT Adventure Summer Camp
Your local summer destination for SPORTS, OUTDOORS, ACTIVE, SAFE, FUN!
Expert instruction, top-notch facilities, great coaches, and the highest quality of summer sports activities in Jersey City. From Pre-school camp to advanced level activities, campers are able to pursue their passions and fuel their athletic and academic potential.
Flexible, worry-free enrollment
Join us for the week or the entire summer
Play Sports. Build Friendships. Grow Confidence.
ENROLLMENT NOW OPEN!
Enroll soon for the best rate!
Half Day & Full Day Options
Preschool-aged kids love GRIT as they develop confidence and learn the basics of sports and sportsmanship. Creative lesson plans, designed to meet the developmental needs of preschoolers, include play and supportive instruction.
Half-Day, Full Day, and Extended Day Camp options are available! Activities include arts & crafts, adventure outings, academic enrichment, fun recreational activities, and more!
GRIT Adventure Day Camp
Half Day & Full Day Options
Expert Sports Training meets serious fun in our Full-Day Camp. Both novice and more advanced athletes enjoy skill development, gameplay, and fun contests while developing confidence, building friendships, learning the basics of sports and sportsmanship, and a love of the outdoors. Half-Day, Full Day, and Extended Day options feature a range of both traditional sports activities as well as new action sports, arts & crafts, adventure outings, academic enrichment, fun recreational activities, and more!
GRIT N' SAIL
GRIT Adventure Camp + Learn to Sail with New York Harbor Foundation.
Give your camper the opportunity to be GRIT while also learning how to sail with NY Harbours Operation Optimist program. For 8-13 yr olds this is a week of camp at GRIT and then a week of learning to sail an Optimist in a private cove off the Hudson. A great summer experience!
For Teens (14+) GRIT offers an opportunity to be a Counselor in Training (CIT) @ GRIT and then a week on the water with the Teen Academy learning to sail J24's on the Hudson.
This 2+ week program provides a week at GRIT and then a week learning to Sail.
The best of both worlds!
Campers get to enjoy a wide range of activities
*Kayaking is provided as an added activity through our partner Urban Paddle
* Sailing is offered as a separate weekly activity through our partner New York Harbor Sailing Foundation.
WHY GRIT ADVENTURE SUMMER CAMP?
All of the outdoor exploration, sports activities, smart learning programs, and social community building you have come to expect from GRIT, plus new programs, activities, and partnerships with local Jersey City businesses to make this the best summer ever for your child.
A host of fun outdoor activities including, Ninja + Parkour, Obstacle Course Racing, Skateboarding, Basketball, Soccer, Field Sports, Nerf Gun Battles, Gymnastics, Adventure Nature Field Trips, Water Gun Fights, and more!
Plus new activities including Nature Preserve Trips, Sailing, and more.
No two days at GRIT are ever the same!
Register by the day, week, or full semester. You decide!
We offer full and half-day options all designed to be built around your schedule with early morning drop-off and new expanded extended hour/after-camp camp activities until 7 pm.
We are here for you!
And yes we will be following all CDC/ NJ Covid Mandates.
Our strict safety guidelines go beyond CDC guidelines with a fully vaccinated/boosted staff work to keep our camper safe with frequent handwashing and mask protocols.