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Outdoor Day Camp

Outdoor Day Camp

Grades K - 4

YMCA Outdoor Day Camp is what summer should be: the fun and freedom of the outdoors while learning new skills and making great friends!

Each week is filled with new activities to explore! Campers learn to respect and appreciate nature through fun adventures like: hiking, exploring, arts and crafts, swimming, camp songs, field trips, and much more.

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

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

Outdoor Day Camp

Weekly Fee:
$170 FM - $205 CM (Wrap Around Camp can be purchased for an additional fee.  See WAC tab for more info.)

Week of July 2-7: $135 FM  - $165 CM  (Closed July 4)

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Dates Theme Description
June 25 - 29   Outdoor Explorers   
Experience the Pacific Northwest's amazing environment by exploring, hiking, outdoor survival and much more!

 Field Trips: Carkeek Park, Willis Tucker Park

July 2 - 6         
(Closed Jul. 4)
Color Wars      Adventure awaits you and fellow campers as you solve challenges and compete to be the ultimate winners. 
 Field Trips: Marymoor Park & Madison Park

July 9 - 13     Going Green Seattle is just full of beautiful nature! Learn how to keep it looking pristine with outdoor education, experiences, and sustainable crafting.       

 Field Trips: Seward Park & Juanita Beach Park

July 16 - 20        Splish Splash!      Keep cool with a week of water games and adventures guaranteed to make every day wet and wild!

 Field Trips: Forest Park, Meredith Matthews Pool

July 23 - 27 Adventure Land     Let your imagination run wild, creating your own adventures through crafts, skits, team building and much more!   

 Field Trips: Lincoln Park, Carkeek Park  
July 30 - August 3 Trail Blazing       Spend the week experiencing some of the most beautiful trails in Washington through fun hikes, scenic walks and outdoor adventures.

 Field Trips: Rattlesnake Ridge, Matthews Beach

August 6 - 10    Water Works     Make a splash this week and learn about the vast water systems that are unique to the Pacific Northwest.

 Field Trips: Discovery Park and Meredith Matthews Pool

August 13 - 17 Treasure Hunters     Join a week full of awesome scavenger hunts, games and outdoor exploration as you work with your team to solve riddles and navigate your way!

 Field Trips: Gene Coulon and Bellevue Botanical Garden

August 20 - 24 The Search for Sasquatch     Explore local trails, forests and even the area around you in the ultimate quest to discover if Sasquatch really exists.

 Field Trips: Twin Fall & Waverly Beach Park

August 27- 31 Summer Rewind         Finish camp strong! Get the chance to relive your favorite camp experiences from the summer one last time before school starts.

 Field Trips: Campers Choice

*Field Trips are subject to change without prior notice.

Outdoor Day Camp

Location Address
Magnuson Park Warren G. Magnuson Park, 6344 NE 74th st, Seattle


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 Fees:
$50 FM - $65 CM

Week of July 2-7: $40 FM - $55 CM (Closed July 4)

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Wrap Around Camp Location and Hours
Magnuson Park
7:00 - 9:00 am
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Warren G. Magnuson Park, 6344 NE 74th st, Seattle

Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA
7:00 - 8:15 am
4:30 - 6:00 pm

Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA, 1700 23rd Ave, Seattle

Shuttle Stop Locations and Hours*
Ballard High School
7:45 - 8:05 am
4:55 - 5:15 pm
1418 NW 65th St, Seattle; next to pool
Lower Woodland Park
8:15 - 8:35 am
4:25 - 4:45 pm
2 blocks west of Green Lake Way & N 50th St, Seattle
Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA
8:00 - 8:15 am
4:30 - 4:45 pm
1700 23rd Ave, Seattle
* Shuttles arrive and depart promptly.

Register for Outdoor Day Camp

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Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes.


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