Outdoor
Day
Camp

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Learn about the magic
of the outdoors through
exciting adventures!

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: Check back in May for more details!

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: Check back in May for details!

July 9 - 13 Adventure Land

Let your imagination run wild, creating your own adventures through crafts, skits, teambuilding and much more!
 Field Trip: Check back in May for details!

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: Check back in May for details!

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: Check back in May for details!

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: Check back in May for details!

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: Check back in May for details!

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: Check back in May for details!

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:  Check back in May for details!

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: Check back in May for details!

*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

Hours:

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.

REGISTER FOR THIS CAMP ONLINE

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Staff Camp Photo - Desiree

Hi, I'm T-Rex!
Years at Y: Two
Favorite Camp Memory: My favorite camp memory is receiving a pie in the face at the end of one week. Believe it or not it's very flattering to get selected for these games!
Favorite Camp Activity: My favorite activity is when the whole camp plays hide and seek!
A Fun Fact About Me: YMCA day camp helped me realize how much I love working with kids and resulted in me changing my degree to Early Childhood and Family Studies.

Outdoor Day Camp Director Stacy

Hi, I'm Stacy!

Years at the Y: 10 years
Favorite Camp Memory: Our all camp Holi Fest (Festival of Colors Celebrated in India)
Favorite Camp Activity: Field Trips!
Fun Fact About You: My husband and I played on the same baseball team when we were 5 years old.