Best Summer Camps on Long Island for Teens and Tweens

Quinipet Camp offers both day camp and sleepaway camp options in a scenic, Long Island Sound location. Photo courtesy of the center
Quinipet Camp offers both day camp and sleepaway camp options in a scenic, Long Island Sound location. Photo courtesy of the center

Long Island families are blessed to be surrounded by great options for summer camps, but when kids outgrow the local summer day camp, finding the perfect summer camp program can prove challenging. We've done the legwork for you, though, and found 15 summer camps on Long Island catering to teens and tweens. These summer camps keep big kids' interests at heart and their inventive programming is practically guaranteed to get your teens and tweens out the door daily, no nagging necessary.

For more summer camps in Long Island, including picks for everything from preschool summer camps on Long Island, to our top picks for summer camps in Suffolk County and Nassau County's best summer camps, be sure to bookmark our Long Island Summer Camp Guide and our Camp Directory where you can search for summer camps by type, age, and town.

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Young People's Day Camps of Suffolk County

Young People's Day Camps of Nassau County

Crestwood Country Day Camp & School

Ivy League Camp and Day School

DPF 4-H Camp Summer Sleepaway Camp and Day Camp
Let’s Go Fly a Kite
Westhampton Free Library - 5:00 PM Pick
Montauk’s Free Outdoor Concerts on the Green
Montauk Village Green - 6:30 PM Pick
Summer Concert Series at Eisenhower Park
Eisenhower Park - 8:00 PM Pick
Town of Islip Summer Drive-In Movie Series
Casamento Park Pool - 8:00 PM Pick
Let's Learn Circuits
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides