Camp Barney Medintz



Children experience their Jewish heritage at the camp through exposure to traditional Jewish values, culture and history. Camp Barney holds Shabbat services and maintains a kosher kitchen. Activities include a full waterfront program, individual and team sports, horseback riding and adventure pursuits. The camps also holds a four-week session for campers with special needs.

General Info

Name Camp Barney Medintz
Location Cleveland, GA
Summer Phone 706-865-2715
Off-season Phone 678-812-3844
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Basketball, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Conservation, Crafts, Dance, Equestrian, Farming, Fishing, Football, Hiking, Kayaking, Martial Arts, Mountain Biking, Mountain Trips, Music, Riding, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Soccer, Softball, Survival Training, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Volleyball, Water-skiing, Watersports, White-water Rafting, Wilderness Camping, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 3-11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 8-16
Director Jim Mittenthal, Director
Residential Fee $2850-4950 (+$75), 2-4 weeks.
Year Established 1963
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Sponsor Atlanta Jewish Community Center
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 2-4 weeks long


Jim Mittenthal, Director