YMCA camps offer kids a chance to unplug and safely explore places, activities and ideas. At camp, children discover new talents, new interests and make new friends.
Parents have trusted YMCA camps for generations because of our caring, trained staff foster skill development, inclusion and a fun environment.
Traditional Day Camps
Traditional YMCA Summer Day Camps are full-day summer camps held at YMCAs and community locations around the Triangle. These summer camps include a wide variety of activities such as swimming, games, arts and crafts and sports.
Each week of summer camp features a different theme and activities.
Sports Day Camps
YMCA Sports Summer Day Camps offer kids a full summer of basketball, soccer, flag football, baseball or a mix of all sports. Our Sports Day Camps are led by high school and college-aged students who play the sport themselves and who have a passion for coaching kids and being excellent role models.
YMCA Overnight Camps are a home away from home for campers ages 5 - 15.
We have three overnight camps, Camp Kanata in Wake Forest, Camp Sea Gull in Arapahoe and Camp Seafarer in Arapahoe. Our camps on the coast focus on seamanship and offer summer sessions in one, two, or four weeks,
School Holiday Camps
Let your children spend their Teacher Workdays and School Holidays with the YMCA. These days are the perfect break from school.
YMCA School Holiday Camps are offered on most Wake County teacher workdays and holidays. The program operates at our YMCAs in Wake County. Each day children spend time swimming, playing games, participating in sports and arts and crafts.
Track Out Camps
Go on new adventures all year with YMCA Track Out Camps. Our Track Out Camps serve Wake County year-round and modified calendar schools.
YMCA Track Out Camps are the perfect place for your year-round student to find friendship, think creatively, build confidence, learn new skills, stay active and have fun in a safe environment.