Outdoor
Day
Camp

Memorable Fun in the Sun

Learn to respect and enjoy the
great outdoors through fun,
high-energy adventures.

Outdoor Day Camp

Outdoor Day Camp

Grades K - 6

YMCA Outdoor Day Camp offers the fun and freedom of being outdoors while learning new skills and making new friends.

Each week offers adventures with exciting themes that are woven into the day's activities. Campers learn to respect and enjoy nature while having fun, hiking, exploring, crafting, swimming, field trips, and much more.

Y camp staff build teamwork and provide challenging, safe activities for each small group.

The Y makes Outdoor Day Camp easier for families with convenient drop off and pickup locations throughout local neighborhoods.


Outdoor Day Camp

Weekly Fee:
$210 - $240 (Wrap Around Camp included in camp fee)

*$130 - $145 Week of July 5 - 7


Dates Theme
June 26-30 Adventure Land

Let your imagination run wild, creating your own adventures through crafts, skits, teambuilding and much more!
 Field Trips: Hands On Museum & Les Gove Park


July 5-7*

*No Camp July 3-4

Animal Detective

Investigate animal diversity and discover why animals eat, move and live the way they do.
 Field Trips: Celebration Park 


July 10-14 Color Wars

Adventure awaits as you and fellow campers as you solve challenges and compete to be the ultimate winners.
 Field Trips:  Secoma Lanes & Wright Park


July 17-21 Going Green

We live in an amazing place!  Learn what it means to be a champion of our environment through outdoor education and recycled crafts.
 Field Trips:  Nisqually Bird Refuge & Lake Meridian Park


July 24-28 Outdoor Explores

Explore the amazing environment we live in!  Learn about hiking, outdoor survival, and much more in this awesome week!
 Field Trips:  Point Defiance Zoo & Gene Coulon Memorial Park


July 31-Aug. 4 Splish Splash!

Keep cool with a week of water adventures guaranteed to make every day wet and wild! 
 Field Trips:  Salmon Hatchery & Steel Lake Park



Aug. 7-11 Treasure Hunters

Join awesome scavenger hunts, games and outdoor exploration as you and your team solve riddles and navigate!
 Field Trips:  Tacoma Children's Museum & Titlow Park


Aug. 14-18 Under the Sea

Dive into fun as we discover the secrets of the ocean. Learn more about the waterways throughout Puget Sound and the fish and flora that inhabit down below.
 Field Trips:  Asia Pacific Cultural Center & Dash Point State Park


Aug. 21-25 Water Works

Make a splash this week and learn about Pacific Northwest water systems.
 Field Trips:  Environmental Science Center & Wright Park


Aug. 28-Sept. 1 Y Rockstar

Who wants to be a ROCKSTAR?  Campers will work together to produce skits, build confidence and perform for others during this week of creative adventures.
 Field Trips:  Remlinger Farms & Jefferson Park 

Outdoor Day Camp

Location Address
Auburn Valley YMCA 1620 Perimeter Rd. SW, Auburn

Hours:
M - F, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Outdoor Day Camp

Wrap Around Camp provides supervised activities and structured programs before and after camp hours.

Wrap Around Camp & Pick-Up / Drop-Off Location Address
Auburn Valley YMCA 1620 Perimeter Rd. SW, Auburn

Wrap Around Camp Hours:
7:00 - 9:00 am 
4:00 - 6:00 pm

Register for Outdoor Day Camp

Register Online:

Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes.

REGISTER FOR THIS CAMP ONLINE

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