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Camp Sobaco

Camp Sobaco's STEM Camp and Discovery World STEM Center is for both girls and boys entering grades 1 - 6. Located on 42 acres of Pine Barrens on the banks of the Carman's River, it features a state-of-the-art STEM Center, offers an exciting field trip every week, and is perfect for siblings to attend together. 

  • A typical day runs from 9AM-4:30PM
  • Located at 229 German Blvd., Yaphank, NY 11980 (Hyperlink to landing page – Policies & Information)
  • NEW! Archery Adventure Every Week - Learn the archery basics and hone your new-found skills!


Activities Include:

  • Exciting Field Trips Off-Site Every Week
  • Exclusive Programs at Discovery World STEM Center - We'll show you why Science is Fun and Technology is Cool
  • Swimming - Everyone loves our on-site pool.
  • Ga-Ga and other Sports & Games
  • Arts & Crafts - We're artsy and proud of it.
  • Hiking & Nature Activities - Woodland trails on the one-of-a-kind ecology that exist only in the riverside environment of the Pine Barrens.
  • Mini-Golf Course

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Optional Amenities

Swimming Lessons & Horseback riding will not be offered during Week 2, which is a 3-day week due to the Independence Day Holiday.

  • Bus Transportation (hyperlink to landing page – Bus Information) - $40 per week. (Week 2 - $25) Includes bus pick-up & drop-off @ designated bus stops.
  • Swimming Lessons (hyperlink to landing page – Swimming Lessons)  - $125/4-Day Session. 45 minute lesson. Red Cross Learn-To-Swim certified instructors.
  • Horseback Riding - $150/ Four-One-Hour Sessions. For beginners. Each session includes riding lesson, horse and stable care. New patch each week. Required attire: Boots or shoes with one-inch heels, jeans or long pants, riding helmet (provided at stable if necessary) 



$295 per child per week (Except Week 2: $185 per child for 3-days)

Read our Parent Guide for information about our camp, clothing, gear, policies and so much more.

Questions? Contact us.

Weekly Session

Themes and Special Activities

Week 1: June 26-30

Saddle Up! - Learn about horse and stable care at Country Farms Equestrian Center in Medford and try your hand at line dancing!

Week 2: July 5-7
(3-days only)

Into the Woods! - Take a trip to Camp Edey in Bayport: paddle boat, fish and take a hike! Free Archery lesson included!

Week 3: July 10-14

Camp Kitchen - Tour Eve’s Organic Farm in Riverhead, eat a farm-to-table lunch, take a cooking class and plant in our camp garden!

Week 4: July 17-21

Time Travel - Go back in time as a blacksmith, cook over an open fire and play old-fashioned games at Blydenburgh Farm and New Mill Historic District & Park, Smithtown.

Week 5: July 24-28

Color Wars! - Our favorite week of the summer!  Create a team banner, cheer on your counselor during the frozen t-shirt race, and more! Also a trip the Long Island Ducks Stadium in Central Park.

Week 6: July 31-Aug. 4

Splat! - Get your smocks on!  We're marble painting, tie-dying and having a mess of fun this week! Also a trip to the Long Island Children’s Museum in Garden City.

Week 7: August 7-11

Adventure on the High Seas - Meet creatures of the sea at Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead, hunt for buried treasure and see a good old fashioned sword fight! Arrr mateys!

Week 8: August 14-18

Caped Crusaders - Test your superhero skills, create a catapult to target bad guys, and solve a camp mystery. Also a trip to the Vanderbilt Planetarium in Centerport.

Week 9: August 21-25

Things that Go Vroom! - This week will zoom by with a trip to Adventureland in Farmingdale, a special Pinewood derby, and more!

Week 10: August 28-Sep. 1

The Hunt is On! - Test your tracking skills with letterboxing, an orienteering quest and an action-packed game of laser tag at Lazerland in Commack!