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Best Summer Ever

Best Summer Ever

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Parents and kids agree: when it comes to summer programs, nobody offers an experience like the Y. Kids love the Y’s summer programs because they have fun and meet new friends. Parents love them because we provide a safe environment for kids to develop new skills, build character and enjoy new experiences.

We are proud to offer a wide array of fun and affordable day camps, all of which are accredited by the American Camp Association and meet the highest standards in camping services in 300 areas, including health, safety, personnel, transportation, and facilities! In addition, we offer a number of other summer programs to provide an even greater variety of enriching experiences for your child.



Didn't find the right program at our Y? Check out summer programs offered at other Y locations, including one-of-a-kind overnight experiences at YMCA Camp Campbell.

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Summer and Holiday Day Camp

YMCA Day Camps offer children & teens, ages 4-17, a safe, exciting, and memorable day camp experience. Kids have the opportunity to build self-confidence, independence, and creativity, and parents have peace of mind knowing your kids are in a safe and enriching place. At YMCA day camps, campers make friends while learning the values of diversity and cooperation.

->Summer Day Camps

Remember when you were a kid and spent summers exploring the outdoors, spending time with friends, playing games and splashing in the pool? Our summer day camps recreate these types of experiences through a wide variety of fun, age-specific activities that provide a well-rounded experience your child will never forget!

Learn more in our Summer Program Guides.

->Teen Day Camps

We know it becomes harder for parents to keep their teens interested and active as they get older. That’s why our Teen Camps offer a safe place where teens can be themselves, make new friends and enjoy fun activities and field trips that are specifically-tailored towards teens evolving interests.

Learn more in our Summer Program Guides.

->Specialized Camps

At the Y, we are proud to offer a wide variety of Special Interest Camps that are specifically-tailored to kids who share a passion or interest in areas outside of your typical summer camps. Our specialized camps will help your child get the most out of his/her summer.

Learn more in our Summer Program Guides.

->Sports Camps

Whether your child is new to sports, a seasoned vet, or somewhere in-between, our Sports Camps are the perfect destination for every child who enjoys playing sports and being active. Our focus is on helping campers of all skill levels develop fundamentals, teamwork, self-confidence and new skills, while also leaving time for campers to enjoy a variety of other activities, crafts and summer fun.

Learn more in our Summer Program Guides.

->Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Camps

Learning has never been as fun as you’ll find in our wide array of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) Camps! Our STEM Camps combine summer day camp activities with fun, hands-on activities that will stimulate your Campers mind and help him/her explore the endless possibilities offered by these important disciplines.

Learn more in our Summer Program Guides.

->School Break and Holiday Camp

Make the most of your child’s school breaks. In our holiday camps he/she will learn new skills, develop self-esteem and make new friends. And you will gain peace of mind knowing your child is engaged in safe, healthy, stimulating activities.

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For camp details, please call us at 650-481-1210, email us, or visit our branch.

->Campo Alegre

The experience of a lifetime. There are still a few remaining spots available for Redwood City youth at Campo Alegre. YMCA Campo Alegre is a four-day, three-night resident camp experience established in 1985 for children in Silicon Valley’s underserved communities. YMCA Camp Campbell hosts Campo Alegre each spring in Boulder Creek, California for children ages 8-11. Children enjoy swimming, hiking, eating nutritious meals, having fun under scenic redwoods, singing around a campfire and building relationships with peers and adult role models.

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->Parks in Focus

Sequoia YMCA is partnering with Parks in Focus® to provide opportunities for 12 middle-school youth ages 11-13 from Redwood City to learn about nature through photography. For many, this might be their first visit to Yosemite, their first hike, their first campsite and their first photography lesson. This free program includes transportation, food & lodging and upon completion of the program, they will get to keep the camera they have used throughout the week. In addtion, the program will culminate in a family photo slideshow

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->Overnight Camp

YMCA Camp Campbell, our resident camp located in the Santa Cruz Mountains, is the ideal place for children and families to spend quality time together in a wholesome environment. All Y camps promote values, growth and character development in the positive environment your child needs to feel secure and confident.

Download the 2017 YMCA Camp Campbell Summer Program Guide (PDF) or visit the website.

->Too Young For Camp?

High Five Camp is designed for campers entering kindergarten in the fall. Campers will develop the social and emotional skills through games, crafts, and skits.

Learn more in our Summer Program Guides.

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