Camp Cheerio is the perfect place for your next mountaintop getaway. Whether you’re planning a retreat for your church, youth organization, business, club, or family reunion our friendly staff is ready to serve you. Find out if Camp Cheerio is right for you below!
We are currently booked full for fall of 2022 and spring of 2023. To be added to our contact list please submit a rental request.
Many of Cheerio’s traditional camp activities are included in the rental fee and open to all groups. These include Archery, BBs, Canoeing, Climbing, and Putt-Putt. The Lake Slide may also be available, weather permitting.
YMCA Camp Cheerio is located in the northwestern corner of North Carolina, near the town of Sparta in Alleghany County. We are about an hour’s drive from Winston-Salem, NC and only 2 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, just off Highway 21 between Elkin and Sparta, N.C.
Camp Cheerio has some of the best food around, and all of our meals are served buffet style in our Dining Hall. We have plenty of options for vegetarians and guests with food allergies or special dietary needs, and fresh coffee, tea, and hot chocolate are available 24 hours a day.