Travel & Retreats

Everyone in the family – not just campers and staff – can participate in a Ramah experience! Learn more about these amazing opportunities: family camps, adult camps and retreats, programs for teens and young adults, travel with Ramah Israel Institute and Reshet Ramah, and programs for families who have children with disabilities.


Travel with Ramah Israel Institute (RII) and Reshet Ramah

Poland Journey for Adults (two trips) | July 13-19, 2020 & Oct. 19-25, 2020
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Family Adventure in Israel | Dec. 21-30, 2020
Ramah Eastern Europe – Budapest, Vienna, Prague | Aug. 24 – Sept. 1, 2020
Ramah Morocco Experience | Oct. 19-29, 2020
Ramah Israel Bike Ride & Hiking Trip | April 20-27, 2021
Ramah Sephardic Heritage Experience – Spain, Gibraltar & Portugal | May 3-13, 2021
Custom Family and Synagogue Trips

Adult Camps & Retreats

Experiential Educator Course at BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy | March 11-15, 2020 and May 20-24, 2020
Ruach Nashim Women’s Spirituality Weekend at Ramah California | March 13-15, 2020
Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Course at BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy | March 15-22, 2020
Memorial Day Weekend at Ramah Berkshires (for singles in their 40s, 50s, and up) | May 22-25, 2020
Ramah Darom /Pardes Shavuot Beit Midrash | May 28-31, 2020 (partnership with Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies)
Ramah Poconos – Shabbat Plus | July 24-26, 2020
Ramah Shabbaton at Songleader Boot Camp (St. Louis, MO) | February 2021 dates to be announced

Family Camps & Retreats

Ramah Darom “Book It to Shabbat with PJ Library” (in partnership with Jewish Federation of Atlanta PJ Library) | March 13-15, 2020
Ramah Darom Passover Retreat | April 7-17, 2020 (Sold out – click here to join waitlist)
Ramah California Passover Camp | April 8-17, 2020
Ramah New England Family Camp | May 22-25, 2020
Ramah Galim (NorCal) Family Camp | June 19-21, 2020
Ramah Darom Summer Family Camp | June 24-28, 2020 and July 15-19, 2020
Ramah Wisconsin Family Camp | Aug. 12-16, 2020
Ramah Berkshires Outdoor Adventure Family Camp | Summer 2020 dates to be announced soon
LimmudFest at Ramah Darom | Sept. 4-7, 2020 (partnership with Limmud ATL + SE)
Ramah Poconos – Sukkot | Weekend of Oct. 2, 2020
Ramah Darom Winter Break Family Camp | Dec. 29, 2020 – Jan. 3, 2021
Camp Ramah at Limmud NY (Ramah Nyack/Berkshires partnership) | Feb. 2021 dates to be announced

Families with Children with Disabilities

Ramah New England Tikvah Family Shabbaton | May 1-3, 2020
Ramah Darom Camp Yofi | Aug. 5-9, 2020
Ramah California Camp Ohr Lanu |  Aug. 13-17, 2020
Ramah Poconos Tikvah Family Camp | Aug. 19-23, 2020

Programs for Teens and Young Adults

Tichon Ramah Yerushalayim (TRY) | Jan. 25 – May 31, 2021

TRY, the Ramah Jerusalem High School, is a transformative program that offers 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students a fully accredited academic program within a Ramah setting based in Jerusalem. Students from day schools and public schools continue their required and elective courses, participate in an outstanding program in Jewish history and thought, and immerse themselves in Israeli life and culture.

Masa Israel Teaching Fellows (MITF) in Jerusalem | Academic Year 2020-21

MITF is Ramah’s first-ever immersive Israel experience for college graduates ages 21-35. MITF fellows spend an exciting year teaching English in Israeli schools, making a meaningful impact on the lives of their students, learning Hebrew, and living in Jerusalem. This highly subsidized program provides extensive opportunities for personal and professional growth and enrichment. Ramah MITF is a partnership between Masa and the Israeli Ministry of Education.

BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy (a program of Ramah in the Rockies) | ongoing programs
  • Mifne BaMidbar | Upcoming sessions: March 31 – April 26, 2021; April 28 – May 24, 2021
    This four-week, wilderness-based, therapeutic program supports Jewish young adults ages 18-28 struggling with depression and anxiety.
  • Etgar BaMidbar | July 21-28, 2021
    This four-week summer program, designed to support Jewish teens ages 15-17, focuses on building resilience through increased self-confidence, skill-building, and healthy relationships.