Camp Akalaka malone day camp swims 4-H YMCA colaboration

Camp Akalaka is a certified Day camp collaboration between 4-H and YMCA

Camp Akalaka day camp 4-H YMCA collaboration picnic 2016

Camp Akalaka day campers enjoys a picnic in 2016

Cornell Cooperative Extension & YMCA Summer Day Camp has begun. Campers enjoy some free swim following their lesson under Water Safety Instructor Alison Brown.
Image by Steve McDonald

Camp Akalaka free swim with Water Safety Instructor Alison Brown.

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CCE Franklin & Greater Malone YMCA offer Camp Akalaka

Camp Akalaka - Certified Day Camp

Camp Akalaka

Camp Akalaka day camp is a partnership between Cornell Cooperative Extension of Franklin County & the Greater Malone YMCA. All children ages 5-12 years of age are welcome to participate in a variety of fun summer activities. For more information, visit our NEW website:

Camp Akalaka Weeks

Camp Runs for 9 consecutive weeks from July 1st to August 30th, Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm.  The weeks and trips are as follows:

1: July 1st - July 5th (4 day week)    Independence Day Celebration

2: July 8th - July 12th                       Nicandri Nature Center, Massena NY

3: July 15th - July 19th                            The VIC, Paul Smiths, NY 

4: July 22nd - July 26th                    Camp Jericho, Altona NY 

5: July 29th- August 2nd                         Camp Overlook, Mt View NY

6: August 5th - August 9th                    Franklin County Fair 

7:Augist 12th- August 16th                     Mini Golf, Potsdam NY 

8: August 19th- August 23rd                  Chateaugay Town Hall

9: August 26th – August 30th                Beach Day, TBD

Camp Akalaka will be held at The Malone Ice Arena, 64 State Street, Malone

Camp Akalaka Fees

$135 per week / one child

    $225 per week / two siblings

      $295 per week / three siblings

Camp Akalaka is a certified day camp registered with NYS Department of Health 

How to Register:


Online Register Here

Registering online will give you the option of paying by credit card. In your confirmation email you will be given a link to make a secure payment. 

In Person

Completed applications along with payment are accepted at:

The YMCA and Cornell Cooperative Extension, located in the Franklin County Courthouse. 

For more information contact the YMCA or Cornell Cooperative Extension


or visit our  website


Abby Langdon-Bigness
After School Program Coordinator, 4-H Educator
(518) 483-7403

Last updated July 26, 2019