Adventure Awaits

Go full speed this summer
with trips, hikes and adventures
all over greater Seattle.



Grades Grades 7-9

Camp location is Magnuson Park. Shuttle Bus available from Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA location ONLY!

Go full speed with a mixture of outdoor adventures and exciting local trips for a great summer with the Y! Each week offers challenging activities that combine fun with leadership and teamwork skills. Y staff lead teens as they explore locally and enjoy trips throughout the greater Seattle area.


Weekly Fee:
$260 FM - $295 CM (Wrap Around Camp is included in camp fee)

Week of July 1-3: $160 FM - $195 CM (Closed July 4 & 5)

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Dates Theme Descriptions

July 1 - 3

(Closed July 4 & 5)

Ultimate Team Challenge

Working together with other campers, you will compete in group challenges and team-building activities that are challenging you mentally and physically. From Escape Rooms to Color Wars, every day will be filled with new adventures.

 Field Trips: Escape Room and Odyssey Course 

Check out our 1-day Camp Extravaganza July 5th!
July 8 - 12    Sea and Summits
Explore everything from Cascade mountain peaks to Puget Sound tide pools during this adventure-packed week.

 Field Trips: Franklin Falls, Snoqualmie Falls, UW Arboretum 

July 15 - 19 Wonder Waves
 Soak up all the Puget Sound has to offer including bodies of water across the region keeping you cool.

 Field Trips: Matthews Beach, Lake Sammamish State Park, Greenlake, Juanita Beach

July 22 - 26Get Your Game On
This city is no stranger to sports! Experience our arenas, our teams and practice your own skills by playing the games alongside your friends.

 Field Trips: Mariners Game, Gameworks, Greenlake

July 29 - August 2   Fun 'n Sun
Summer is best spent on a beach with your buds. Check out different bodies of water around our region keeping you cool on hot days!

 Field Trips: Wild Waves, Alki Beach, Greenlake 

August 5 - 9    Taste of Tech
Explore the fastest growing industries in the world through gaming, coding and more!

 Field Trips: Lazer Tag, Living Computer Museum

August 12 - 16Climbing Rocks!
Learn the basics of rock climbing at nearby climbing areas. Work with your team to learn safety basics so you can enjoy what an exhilarating sport rock climbing can be!

 Field Trips: Odyssey Course, Seattle Bouldering Project, Summit Everett

August 19 - 23Watersports Central
Hit the water with new friends while you learn or master kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, canoeing, swimming and more!

 Field Trips: Kandle Pool, Mercer Slough, Pine Lake Fishing

August 26 - 30 Kicking It Old School 

As the summer winds down and the beginning of the school year gets closer, spend one more week at the YMCA enjoying your favorite summertime activities.

 Field Trips: Campers Choice!

Field Trips are subject to change without prior notice.


Magnuson ParkWarren G. Magnuson Park, 6344 NE 74th, Seattle


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


Shuttle Stop Locations and Hours
Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA
7:30 - 7:50 am
5:00 - 5:20 pm
1700 23rd Ave, Seattle

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Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes.


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Outdoor Day Camp

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Grades 1-4

Learn about the magic of the outdoors through exciting adventures!

Sports Camps

Sports Camps

Grades 1-6

Whether you’re looking to up your play or learn a whole new sport, summer at the Y is a great time to get in the game.

Specialty Camps

Specialty Camps

Grades K-7

Spark a new interest with uniquely exciting learning experiences close to home!



Grades 5-6

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Grades 4-6

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