When you talk to kids who have been a YMCA residential camper, they will tell you it was one of their best experiences in lives!

In YMCA Residential Camps, campers are busy having fun and building friendships while practicing YMCA camp’s four core values: caring, respect, honesty and responsibility. Safety is always our top priority and we strive to provide a positive environment for kids to develop confidence and learn to work well with others.

Thousands of lasting friendships and fond memories are made through our camps. Whether it’s your child’s first time away from home or he/she just can’t get enough of the fun, we look forward seeing your child in our Residential Camps!

Phase One Phase Two
  • Half indoors, half outdoors
  • Learning focuses: independency, responsibilities to self and others, making choices.ž
  • Regular call-home times
  • Explore and discover interests and potentials;try & Learn.
  • Fun-oriented activities and experiences
  • Advanced sports skills
  • Sports and games strategies; game plan and teamwork
  • Sports knowledge; history and theory
  • Debriefing time for self-reflection on proper attitude and outcome

Residential & Tenting Camps we offer:

  • Junior Residential Camp
  • Go Girls Residential Camp
  • Boys Sports Challenge Residential Camp
  • Water Challenge Residential Camp
  • Kayaking Residential Camp
  • Overnight Tenting Camp
  • Brain Twister Residential Camp
  • Y on Earth Care Residential Camp
  • Endurance Residential Camp
  • Healthy Cooking Residential Camp
  • Secret Agent Y – Sense Challenge Residential Camp
  • Youth Leadership Residential Camp