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Below there are links to over 200 basketball camps in Pennsylvania.

Don’t stress just yet. I’ll walk you through all the camps, including National, Celebrity, Elite, Local, and College camps.

Before we jump into the PA camps…

Finding basketball camps can be a challenge. Here’s three tips to help during your search:

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2. Map of Basketball Camps in Pennsylvania

I’ve got a college & local camps map at the bottom of this page for ya.

Remember to browse the entire camps list because not all camps are on the map. Their locations tend to change!

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Pennsylvania Basketball Camps 2015

Pennsylvania is the land of D2 and D3 colleges. As you can see on this page, there are dozens.

I know many parents think of sending their son or daughter to the most popular college camps, however, consider my pro tip…

Pro Tip: Don’t overlook the smaller college camps! They may have solid training right in your home town!

See an example at the Colleges & Universities Camps breakdown below.

Philadelphia 76ers (or is it Sixers) BBall Camps

Philadelphia 76ers Summer Basketball CampThe Sixers have been running camps since 1985 with over 80,000 campers going through their program.

Their overnight camp is hosted at Valley Forge Academy and College located in Wayne.

Something unique about the Sixers overnight camp is their participation from international campers.

Players from over 30 countries have attended their camps. Great opportunity for your son or daughter to get introduced to other cultures this summer.

In addition to the Overnight Camp, the Sixers have many other programs including a Day Camp, Little Sixers Camp, Sixers Skills Academy, and One-on-One Camps.

Heads up: I recently received a negative camp review from a frustrated parent calling the camp a “day care”. Click on the More Info tab to read the whole review.

Learn from the Pros this summer!
Philadelphia 76ers Basketball Camp

Philadelphia 76ers Basketball Camp

For players who want to improve their b-ball skills and get some Sixers swag!

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National & Celebrity Camps

National Basketball Camps are a term I use to describe camps that are held in multiple states across the U.S.

Hoop Group Inspirational Question Basketball CampStarting us off is a well-known camp. Hoop Group Basketball has one of the best all-around basketball programs in the country. And they’ve had plenty of time to perfect their program.

This year is their 53rd summer hosting camps…wow!

They have a well known Elite/Showcase camp. This is for players with college ambitions to showcase their skills and get noticed by college coaches and scouts.

They also have an Academic Elite camp.

If your son or daughter has at least a 3.0 GPA  and can get an Academic Recommendation, they can showcase their skills to the most prestigious academic schools in the country.

Very cool if your kid’s been hitting the books in high school!

Nike Basketball Camp PennsylvaniaNike Basketball Camp always a solid National program. From what I’ve heard, they consistently put on a quality camp no matter the location.

Breakthrough Basketball
is another camp to take a look at. They have several camps located all around Pennsylvania.

What I like about Breakthrough Breakthrough Summer Basketball Camp Pennsylvaniais their dedication to quality instruction over profit. They actually cap participation at their basketball camps.

This ensures more individual instruction for every player. Because of the cap almost all camps sell out, so don’t wait around to signup if you’re interested!

National & Celebrity Camps
Name Location Website More Info
Nike Basketball Worldwide More Info
Five Star Worldwide More Info
One on One Camps Across US
Breakthrough Camps 40+ States More Info
Point Guard College 70+ Locations More Info
Pro Skills Basketball Several States

Camps Local to Pennsylvania

Competitive Edge Basketball CampCompetitive Edge Sports offers top notch basketball training to players in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

In the summer you can find basketball programs galore at CES. Choose from a Shooting Academy, Point Guard Academy, Little Ballers Academy, Skills Academy, and a Girls Basketball Academy.

If you’re interested in year-round personal training, they have some of the most experienced (and in-demand) trainers I’ve ever seen at one gym.

Their hourly rates are high ($60-$90). That’s because with their  experience they can quickly size up a player’s needs and provide the correct instruction.

Keystone State Baketball CampKeystone State boasts they are the “Number One Ranked Basketball Camp” in Pennsylvania.

I will say this about their camp, if your son or daughter is looking to purely play basketball, this is the camp for them.

Training goes from 8AM – 10PM. And that’s without lecturers. Talk about a day of basketball.

I also like how Keystone splits up campers. In addition to age, they’re also split up by position. So the PGs are with other PGs, Inside Players with Inside Players.

Their camp alumni is extensive too. Including Kobe Bryant, Rajon Rondo, Paul Pierce, D-Rose, Tamika Catchings, and many more.

Coach Chadwin Basketball CampVisit Coach Chadwin Basketball Academy’s website and get live support. Someone is there to answer your questions via chat, text, and email.

They have this live support because they host basketball camps at traditional summer camps.

This is unique, so, I’ll say it again. CCBA hosts multi-day mini-camps at traditional summer camps. After hours, they then open the basketball training to non-summer campers.

Which is cool, because if you live in the area of, for example, Liberty Lake Camp in NJ, you can practice at their summer camp facility from 5:30pm – 7pm with Coach Chapwin.

Also, consider attending the traditional summer camp for your son or daughter to get solid bball training in addition to all that other fun camp stuff.

Camps Local To Pennsylvania
Name Location Website More Info
Hoop Group NJ, PA, NY More Info
Keystone State Multiple Locations
Advanced Hoops Harrisburg
Competitive Edge Sports King of Prussia
Chadwin Basketball Academy Philadelphia
Love Ballin NJ/PA Border More Info
Camp Lohikan Lake Como
Basketball Stars Camps Coraopolis
Backcourt Hoops Scranton

College & University Camps

Villanova Boys Basketball CampVillanova University Wildcats (balled it up last year in the NCAA) has nine different basketball camps for boys and girls.

Men’s Basketball provides the classic day camp, a skills clinic (which is shorter and cheaper than a camp), and a team camp.

In addition to the Men’s, the Wildcats Women’s Basketball camp has four options for youth players.

Options include day camps, an offensive skills day clinic, and an overnight Elite camp for the players with advanced skills.

University of Pittsburgh Panthers has the traditional day camps for both boys and girls.

If you son or daughter is huge Pitt Panther fan, they will love the immersive camp experience.

Drexel Dragons Basketball CampDrexel University Dragons is another popular college camp inPennsylvania. There’s two camps sessions for boys and two for girls.

If you live in Philadelphia and are near the campus, Drexel is definitely a summer camp worth considering.

I mentioned above that the smaller colleges in Pennsylvania can have solid training.

A good example is Dickinson College located in Carlisle. The Red Devils Men’s Basketball offers regular camps, Lil’ Devil training, and an Elite clinic.

Dickinson Women’s Basketball has a camp too. They even have extended morning and afternoon camp hours, which is great for working parents!

Popular College Camps
Villanova University

Villanova University


University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh


Drexel University

Drexel University



Division 1 Colleges
Name Location Website More Info
Bucknell University Lewisburg
Drexel University Philadelphia
Duquesne University Pittsburgh
Lafayette College Easton
Leigh University Bethlehem
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia
Pennsylvania State University State College
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburg
Robert Morris University Moon Township
St. Francis University Loretto
St. Joseph’s University Philadelphia
Temple University Philadelphia
Villanova University Villanova

Division 2 Colleges
Name Location Website More Info
Cali Univ of Pennsylvania California
Bloomsburg Univ of Penn Bloomsburg
Chestnut Hill College Philadelphia
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Clarion
East Stroudsburg University Stroudsburg
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro
Gannon University Erie
Holy Family University Philadelphia
Indiana University of Pennsylvania Indiana
Kutztown University Kutztown
Lincoln University Chester County
Lock Haven University Lock Haven
Mansfield University Mansfield
Mercyhurst College Erie
Millersville University Millersville
Philadelphia University Philadelphia
UPitt Johnstown Johnstown
University of the Sciences Philadelphia
Seaton Hill University Greensburg
Shippensburg University Shippensburg
Slippery Rock University Slippery Rock
West Chester University West Chester More Info

Division 3 Colleges
Name Location Website More Info
Albright College Reading
Allegheny College Meadville
Alvernia University Reading
Arcadia University Glenside
Baptist Bible College Clarks Summit
Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr
Cabrini College Radnor
Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh
Cedar Crest College Allentown
Chatham University Pittsburgh
Delaware Valley College Doylestown
DeSales University Center Valley
Dickinson College Carlisle
Eastern University St. Davids
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown
Franklin & Marshall College Lancaster
Geneva College Beaver Falls
Gettysburg College Gettysburg
Grove City College Grove City
Gwynedd-Mercy College Lower Gwynedd
Haverford College Haverford
Immaculata University Immaculata
Juniata College Huntington
Keystone College La Plume Township
King’s College, Pennsylvania Wilkes-Barre
Lancaster Bible College Lancaster
Lebanon Valley College Annville
Lycoming College Williamsport
Marywood University Scranton
Messiah College Grantham
Misericordia University Dallas
Moravain College Bethlehem
Muhlenberg College Allentown
Neumann University Aston
Penn State – The Behrend college Erie
Penn State University, Abington Abington
Penn State Altoona Altoona
Penn State, Harrisburg Harrisburg
University of Pittsburg, Bradford Bradford
UPitt Greensburg Greensburg
Rosemont College Bryn Mawr
University of Scranton Scranton
Saint Vincent College Latrobe
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove
Swarthmore College Swarthmore
Thiel College Greenville
Ursinus College Collegeville
Washington and Jefferson College Washington More Info
Waynesburg University Waynesburg
Westminster College New Wilmington
Widener University Chester
Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre
Wilson College Chambersburg
York College, Pennsylvania York

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