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Outdoor Day Camp

Outdoor Day Camp

Grades 1 - 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 avaialable for an additional fee.  See WAC tab for more details.
Week of July 2-6:            $135 FM - $165 CM (Closed July 4)
Week of August 27-31:    $135 FM - $165 CM (Closed August 31)

Dates Theme Descriptions
June 25 - 29
Outdoor Explorers

Experience the Pacific Northwest's amazing environment by exploring, hiking, outdoor survival and much more!
 Field Trip: Museum of Flight and TBD

July 2 - 6      
(Closed July 4)
Color Wars

Adventure awaits you and fellow campers as you solve challenges and compete to be the ultimate winners.
  Field Trip: Washington Park Arboretum, Bullitt Center

July 9 - 13 Adventure Land

Let your imagination run wild, creating your own adventures through crafts, skits, teambuilding and much more!
 Field Trip: Family Fun Center & Judkins Park

July 16 - 20 Strange Science

From the lab to the kitchen, the dirt to the sky, you'll get to experiment with how science affects your everyday life.
 Field Trip: Pacific Science Center & Angle Lake Park

July 23 - 27The Search for Sasquatch

Explore local trails, forests and even the area around you in the ultimate quest to discover if Sasquatch really exists.
 Field Trip: Woodland Park Zoo & TBD

July 30 - August 3 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 Trip: Seattle Aquarium & TBD

August 6 - 10  Trail Blazing

Spend the week experiencing some of the most beautiful trails in Washington through fun hikes, scenic walks and outdoor adventures.
 Field Trip: Tacoma Rainiers Game & Normandy Park

August 13 - 17  Splish Splash!

Keep cool with a week of water games and adventures guaranteed to make every day wet and wild!
 Field Trip: Seattle Center Fountain & Angle Lake

August 20 - 24 Going Green

Seattle is just full of beautiful nature! Learn how to keep it looking pristine with outdoor education, experiences, and sustainable crafting.
 Field Trip:  Fruit/Vegetable Picking & Seahurst Park

August 27 - 30
(Closed Aug. 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 Trip: West Seattle Bowl & TBD

*Field trips are subject to change without prior notice.

Outdoor Day Camp

Location Address
Lincoln Park South Trail off North Parking Lot, 8011 Fauntleroy Way SW, Seattle


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

Outdoor Day Camp

Wrap Around Camp provides supervised activities and structured programs before and after regular camp hours. Campers are transported by bus from Wrap Around Camp sites to/from Lincoln Park.

Wrap Around Camp Fees:
$50 FM - $65 CM per week
Weeks of July 2 and Aug. 27: $40 FM - $55 CM

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Location Address
Lincoln Park 8011 Fauntleroy Way SW, Seattle
Boren K-8 School Cafeteria 5950 Delridge Way, Seattle

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

Wrap Around Camp Hours Boren K8 School Cafeteria:
7:00 - 8:40 am
4:30 - 6:00 pm

Register for Outdoor Day Camp

Register Online:

Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes.


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Grab a new adventure each week as Y staff lead tween campers in activities like music, gaming, or hitting the trails for a hike.

Flying Horseshoe Ranch Camp

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Grades 4 - 6

Happy trails to you as you embark on an exciting overnight horse camp at Horseshoe Ranch in Cle Elum.



Grades 7 - 9

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

Overnight Camp

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Grades 6 - 12

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Hi, I'm Emma!

This summer I have the privilege of being the Program Supervisor for Outdoor Day Camp at Lincoln Park. I have been with the Seattle YMCA for just over a year but this will be my 16th summer either attending or working at a Y camp! I am so excited to meet new faces this summer and explore every inch of the park. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me so we can make it the best summer ever for your camper