Outdoor
Specialty Camp

Archery, Cooking & Climbing

Ready for the challenge? We’ve combined
some favorite activities into fun, week-long,
learning adventures.

Outdoor Specialty Camp

Outdoor Specialty Camp

Grades 4 - 7

Options is the name of the game at Outdoor Specialty Camp. For every kid, there is an activity: try archery, rock climbing and even cooking. These awesome programs introduce kids to new and favorite activities that may just become their life passions.

Camps take place at either YMCA Camp Terry located in Preston or YMCA Camp Keller in Snoqualmie.

Outdoor Specialty Camp

Outdoor Specialty Camp takes place at Camp Keller in Snoqualmie and at Camp Terry in Preston.  Drop off/Pick up locations vary by camp. Please scroll all the way through this page to see our full list of offerings. 

Outdoor Specialty Camp Weekly Fees: $275 FM - $320 CM 
Week of July 1-3: $165 FM - $210 CM (Closed July 4-5) 
See Wrap Around Camp (WAC) tab for more information about pricing.

Drop Off Locations: Bellevue YMCA, Ben Rush, Coal Creek YMCA, Central Washington (Sammamish), YMCA Camp Terry
Camp Location: YMCA Camp Terry

Dates Theme Description
June 24 - 28 Nature's ArtistsDiscover the art in nature! Campers will create amazing pieces of art out of natural elements found at camp. Each day participants will create 1-2 amazing pieces of art to take home.
Old School AdventuresChallenge yourself to try something new and (possibly) dangerous! Staff will safely lead participants through a variety of activities including whittling, rope swings, fort building, and much more.
July 1 - 3
(Closed 7/4-7/5)
All About Archery Build your archery skills! Learn how to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun! Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
Hot Off the GrillDo you like campfire cooking? Join us for an intensive week of cooking in the great outdoors. Campers will learn about campfire, camp stove, and charcoal cooking as well as safety considerations. There will be a minimum of 2 cooking projects per day.
July 8 - 12
Rocks and RopesGet your climb on!  Practice your knots, learn about proper harness fit, and climb a minimum of 8 hours this week.
Science, Streams and SalmonDo you love the river? Situated on the Raging River, Camp Terry has an amazing river ecology and this week is all about learning about our local rivers. Activities will include learning about the water cycle, water testing, dissecting salmon, and much more!
July 15 - 19
All About Archery Build your archery skills!  Learn hot to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun!  Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
July 15 - 19
Nature's Artist
Discover the art in nature! Campers will create amazing pieces of art out of natural elements found at camp. Each day participants will create 1-2 amazing pieces of art to take home.
July 22 - 26
Old School AdventuresChallenge yourself to try something new and (possibly) dangerous! Staff will safely lead participants through a variety of activities including whittling, rope swings, fort building, and much more.
Hot Off the GrillDo you like campfire cooking? Join us for an intensive week of cooking in the great outdoors. Campers will learn about campfire, camp stove, and charcoal cooking as well as safety considerations. There will be a minimum of 2 cooking projects per day.
July 29 - August 2All About ArcheryBuild your archery skills! Learn how to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun! Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
Science, Streams, and SalmonDo you love the river? Situated on the Raging River, Camp Terry has an amazing river ecology and this week is all about learning about our local rivers. Activities will include learning about the water cycle, water testing, dissecting salmon, and much more!
August 5 - 9
Rocks and RopesChallenge yourself by spending time at local climbing walls, learning about gear, technique and the importance of teamwork.
Nature's ArtistDiscover the art in nature! Campers will create amazing pieces of art out of natural elements found at camp. Each day participants will create 1-2 amazing pieces of art to take home.
August 12 - 16
All About ArcheryBuild your archery skills! Learn how to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun! Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
August 12 - 16Hot Off the Grill 
Do you like campfire cooking? Join us for an intensive week of cooking in the great outdoors. Campers will learn about campfire, camp stove, and charcoal cooking as well as safety considerations. There will be a minimum of 2 cooking projects per day.
August 19 - 23*Old School AdventuresChallenge yourself to try something new and (possibly) dangerous! Staff will safely lead participants through a variety of activities including whittling, rope swings, fort building, and much more.
Science, Streams, and SalmonDo you love the river? Situated on the Raging River, Camp Terry has an amazing river ecology and this week is all about learning about our local rivers. Activities will include learning about the water cycle, water testing, dissecting salmon, and much more!
** Pick-up / Drop-off not availalbe at Ben Rush this week

Drop off Location: Snoqualmie YMCA
Location: Camp Keller

Dates Theme Description
July 1 - 3
(Closed 7/4-7/5)
All About ArcheryBuild your archery skills! Learn how to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun! Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
July 8 - 12
Hot Off the GrillDo you like campfire cooking? Join us for an intensive week of cooking in the great outdoors. Campers will learn about campfire, camp stove, and charcoal cooking as well as safety considerations. There will be a minimum of 2 cooking projects per day.
July 15 - 19
All About ArcheryBuild your archery skills! Learn how to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun! Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
July 22 - 26
Nature's ArtistDiscover the art in nature! Campers will create amazing pieces of art out of natural elements found at camp. Each day participants will create 1-2 amazing pieces of art to take home.
July 29 - August 2All About ArcheryBuild your archery skills! Learn how to string a bow, improve your aim, and much more in this week filled with archery fun! Campers will participate in archery a minimum of 6 hours this week as well as learn more about other archery aspects.
August 5 - 9
Old School AdventuresChallenge yourself to try something new and (possibly) dangerous! Staff will safely lead participants through a variety of activities including whittling, rope swings, fort building, and much more.

Outdoor Survival Camp 2-Week Fees: $550 FM - $640 CM
Week of July 1: $440 FM - $530 CM (Closed July 4-5)
See Wrap Around Camp (WAC) tab for more information about pricing.

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Drop Off Locations: Central Washington (Sammamish), Snoqualmie YMCA
Camp Location: YMCA Camp Keller

Dates Theme Description

July 1 - 12
(Closed 7/4-7/5)

Outdoor Survival CampDo you know how to survive in the wild?  Campers will learn Outdoor Living Skills such as shelter building, knots, the 10 Essentials, knife safety, and much more.                     
 ***2 week camp with a one night overnight
July 15 - 26Outdoor Survival CampDo you know how to survive in the wild?  Campers will learn Outdoor Living Skills such as shelter building, knots, the 10 Essentials, knife safety, and much more.                     
 ***2 week camp with a one night overnight
July 29 - August 9
Outdoor Survival CampDo you know how to survive in the wild?  Campers will learn Outdoor Living Skills such as shelter building, knots, the 10 Essentials, knife safety, and much more.                     
 ***2 week camp with a one night overnight

Outdoor Specialty Camp

Camp Locations                Address                           
YMCA Camp Terry 31112 SE 85th Pl, Preston        
YMCA Camp Keller
SE 53rd Street and 396th Drive SE, Snoqualmie


Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Locations
Address
Bellevue Family YMCA 14230 Bel-Red Road, Bellevue
Benjamin Rush Elementary 6101 152nd Ave NE Redmond
Coal Creek Family YMCA 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, Newcastle
Central Washington University -
Sammamish Campus
831 228th Ave SE, Sammamish
Snoqualmie Community YMCA
35018 SE Ridge Street, Snoqualmie
YMCA Camp Terry
31112 SE 85th Pl, Preston

Hours:
Camp Hours: 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Wrap Around Camp Hours: 7:00 am - 8:45 am & 4:00pm - 6:00 pm

Bus leaves at 9:00am please arrive by 8:45am

Outdoor Specialty Camp

Wrap Around Camp provides supervised activities and structured programs before and after camp hours. Wrap Around Camp can be purchased for an additional fee.

Wrap Around Camp Fee:

Weekly: $50 FM - $65 CM
Week of July 1-3: $30 FM - $45 CM (Closed July 4-5)

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Wrap Around Camp & Pick-Up / Drop-Off Locations Address
Bellevue Family YMCA 14230 Bel-Red Road, Bellevue
Benjamin Rush Elementary* 6101 152nd Ave NE Redmond
Coal Creek Family YMCA 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, Newcastle
Central Washington University - Sammamish Campus 831 228th Ave SE, Sammamish
Snoqualmie Community YMCA
35018 SE Ridge St., Snoqualmie
YMCA Camp Terry
31112 SE 85th Pl, Preston

Wrap Around Camp & Pick-Up / Drop-Off Hours:
7:00 am - 8:45 am & 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Please be sure to arrive at 8:45am for check in. The camp bus will leave at 9:00am.

*Week of August 19: Ben Rush WAC not available

Register for Outdoor Specialty Camp

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