More than just a camp... Camp Spearhead creates an environment of unconditional acceptance for youth (8yrs +) and adults with special needs and disabilities. Founded in 1968, Camp Spearhead offers residential camp programs in the summer and 20 weekend programs throughout the school year. . Everybody deserves a chance to go to camp. Camp Spearhead's summer camp program offers (8) week-long residential summer camp sessions at our new facility, the Pleasant Ridge Camp & Retreat Center. Camp's new home is specifically designed to meet the needs of our campers and to provide the best summer camp experience possible.