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Get fit, have fun, gain self-esteem!

The world famous Camp Pocono Trails makes this and more possible at its spectacular private lakefront weight loss camp in Pennsylvania – one of the only weight loss camps accredited by the American Camp Association. Campers benefit from the attention only an owner-operated camp can provide. Enjoy loads of fabulous activities in serene, beautiful settings, all aimed to promote long-term health, wellness, integrity and learning in a fun, mainstream manner.

camp philosophy

The world’s best weight loss camp

The Sparber family are on-site directors at Camp Pocono Trails. They dedicate their 35+ years of experience to kids, teens, young adults, male and female, ages 7 to 25 to achieve the best physical and mental shape of their lives! Relax more completely, eat more sensibly, exercise more joyously while learning new skills.

a note from Tony Sparber

Camp Pocono Trails

sets the standard for weight loss camps with its beautiful lakefront, multitude of indoor and outdoor activities and the friendliest staff around. 2 swimming pools (1 for boys, 1 for girls), basketball courts, full theater, odyssey course, trips to Broadway, driving range, lake, gymnasium, rope course & more. We even have a FREE AIRFARE offer!

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Transformations & Letters

We don't believe in fad diets, deprivation, or clinical treatments in a school atmosphere. Rather, we teach you how to live a healthier life by making smarter choices, being conscious of portion sizes, and engaging in physical activities while enjoying our beautiful, private camp setting. BEFORE & AFTERS

Accreditation Matters

We are one of the only weight loss camps in the country to have earned this distinction. In order to gain ACA accreditation, Camp Pocono Trails has met or exceeded expectations with more than 25 prerequisite health and safety standards, in addition to more than 40 other standards in 10 operational areas that prove our camp is a safe and wonderful place for our campers. Learn more:

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Ways to Have Fun

With so many activities to choose from and 5 activity periods per day (one of which you can select your favorite activity for), there is an endless amount of fun to be had at Camp Pocono Trails!

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What's New at Camp Pocono Trails:

Young Adults

Males and females, ages 18 to 25, get in the best physical and mental shape of their lives, completely separated from the younger campers. Here you will form a strong support system for when you return home. Learn more.

Family Camp
& Moms Camp

These programs teach parents first-hand how to prepare for their children when they come home from camp. Learn more about these innovative programs that benefit the whole family! Family Camp Moms Camp

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Essay Contest

Check out our winners from our “Imagine Me! I’m Up for the Challenge at Camp Pocono Trails” contest. They each won a nine-week sleep-away camp experience this summer and can't wait to get started working toward their goals!

At Camp Pocono Trails we treat each camper with compassion and respect, and we hand pick the best staff there is;
all with the aim to provide a beautiful, supportive environment for fun, healthy weight loss.