YMCA Camp Onyahsa



Onyahsa is blessed with a beautiful setting in its own wooded bay on Lake Chautauqua. It is nestled within over 120 wooded acres that includes a core campus and natural woodlands. Its facilities include a year-round heated lodge, beautiful winterized dining hall, sports fields, nature areas, cabins, and tents.

Onyahsa Outfitters

Onyahsa merchandise is also available on site at “Onyahsa Outfitters,” and includes T-shirts, baseball caps, hoodies, water bottles, and many other new articles. Camp items will be available for sale at Camp on Sundays during registration and Saturdays, after dismissal. All items are available for campers, family, and friends.

Location and Directions

The Camp is located on Route 430 (East Lake Road) in Dewittville, New York, 14728; only fifteen minutes from Chautauqua Institution, twenty minutes from Jamestown, NY, forty minutes from Warren, PA, forty-five minutes from Erie, PA; two hours from Cleveland, OH, and seventy-five minutes from Buffalo, NY. Please consult the map below or contact the Office for clarification. Our street address is 5411 E. Lake Rd, Dewittville, NY 14728.

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For international and long-distance travelers, transportation to and from Jamestown and Buffalo-Niagara, NY International air, rail, and bus terminals are available for an extra fee. (Direct air service to Jamestown is now available from Cleveland). Local transportation is available from Dunkirk and Jamestown. Please inquire for transportation schedules and more details prior to making other travel arrangements for your camper.