World-Class Accommodations

YMCA Camp Harrison sits on 2000 acres of Brushy Mountain forests and streams surrounding pristine Lake Broyhill in Boomer, NC.

Recreational Facilities

  • Aerial Adventure and Zip Lines
  • Canoes and Kayaks
  • Fishing
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horse Shoe Pit
  • Mountain Biking
  • Soccer Field
  • Swimming Pool
  • Team Building Course
  • Two Full Basketball Courts
  • Volleyball Court

The Lake

Our greatest classroom is private Lake Broyhill and wetland area. Contributing to our ongoing research here, visitors collect and analyze macro-invertebrates plus learn how to test the turbidity, PH, rate of flow, and temperature of Big Warrior Creek.

The Land

Our forest trails provide a path for discovery around each bend with many living and non-living components of the forest. Recreation fields provide ample space for group activities as well as a place to recreate with your students.


Our 16 log cabins sleep campers bunk-style. All have air conditioning, heat, showers, restrooms, ceiling fans and water fountains for comfort.

Dining & Meeting Hall

Campers and guests enjoy delicious meals or have a large group assembly in our 7000 square foot space. Amenities include: full meal service, bathrooms, AC/heat, stage, folding chairs, 20 tables, wireless internet, professional sound and a ceiling mount projection system for computer presentations or DVD.

The large front porch is a great place for a grill out, small group meeting space or enjoying a beautiful sunset with friends.


Our 8000 square foot pavilion for serves as the venue for a variety of events. Its design features an open-air concept to allow for natural light while shielding participants from the elements. Wood construction, exposed beams and a vaulted ceiling mimic the mountain surroundings to provide an ideal backdrop for campers. When camp is not in session, this facility is optimal for team-building events, meetings, and more. Amenities include: basketball goal, volleyball court, small stage, lights and audio-visual equipment.


Campers and guests can gather around the fire for s'mores, telling tall tales or light up the stage with a talent show in our amphitheater. Used for day and evening programming while camp is in session, this facility also seats 500 people and is equipped with a stage, lighting, electrical access and a campfire ring.

Open Air Chapel

Overlooking Lake Broyhill, the chapel boasts a gorgeous setting for worship services, meetings and picnics. This open-air building seats up to 300 people and has restroom facilities.

For more information or to find out how you can book your event here, please contact:

YMCA Camp Harrison
7901 S NC Hwy 18
Boomer, NC 28606

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