Camp Blazing Trails at Blue Jay County Park in Raleigh

Enjoy the great outdoors at Camp Blazing Trails, a half-day environmental camp held at Blue Jay Point County Park. Campers fish, hike, canoe, learn archery, meet with a park ranger and discover environmental conservation.

CAMP Location

Blue Jay Point County Park
3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh
Operated by the A.E. Finley YMCA

AGE

Rising grades 1 - 8

Time

8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
One-week sessions

Cost

$126/week (Members)
$151/week (Participants)

DATES & THEMES

One-week sessions from June 9 to Aug. 21

June 9 - 12: BugFest
June 15 -19: Mythbusters (Includes a Family Night)
June 22 - 26: Under the Sea
June 29 - July 2: Reptiles and Amphibians (No camp on July 3)
July 6 - 10: Rescue & Heroes Family Week (Includes a Family Night)
July 13 - 7: Purple Fuzzy Monster
July 20 - 24: Rocks & Minerals
July 27 - 31:Wilderness Explorer (Includes overnight at Blue Jay Point Lodge)
August 3 -7: CBT Survivor (Includes a Family Night)
August 10 - 14: Around the World in 5 Days
August 17 - 21: Water, Water, Everywhere

Camp Blazing Trails MIDDLE SCHOOL Overnight Option

Campers, grades 6 - 8, can stay after camp on Thursday, spend the day with their counselors participating in fun activities, sleep over at the Finley Y, and come back to camp on Friday.

Age

Rising grades 6 - 8

Location

Blue Jay Point County Park
3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh

TIME

8:30 a.m. Thurs. - 1:00 p.m. Fri.

COST

Coming soon for 2015!

We offer financial assistance based on need and availability.

DATE

July 30

CONTACT

Beth Miller, 919-845-3860
Beth.Miller@ymcatriangle.org