YMCA Summer Day Camp in the Denver Metro Area 

YMCA day camps are among the best children's summer programs in Denver. Offered weekdays throughout the summer, the Denver Y's day camps let children use their imagination, explore, and have fun in a secure and nurturing environment. Day camps feature age-appropriate activities, including enrichment, physical fitness, and field trips, along with weekly themes that help children learn about themselves and the world around them. YMCA day camps are offered throughout the Denver metro area. Please call 720 524 2792 for questions. 

Registration Info***PLEASE READ***

Due to State of Colorado licensing requirements, registration takes some time and preparation, please click here to read our registration instructions! Online registration takes 20-30 minutes and the system will time out after 40 minutes forcing you to start from the beginning. Please use Firefox or Chrome as your browser.

Deposit and Registration Fee:

Enter a $25 deposit for each session your child will attend, and a one-time $35 registration fee per child.  Total all deposits along with the registration fee, and provide one payment for that amount, prior to attending.  Weekly deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable

CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) and Scholarship Families

To use CCAP or YMCA Scholarship during YMCA Summer Day Camp, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list. Online registration is not available to CCAP or Scholarship families. Not all camps are CCAP eligible, click here to see a list of CCAP locations. We have limited space and it's available on a first-come, first serve basis.


Day Camp

Ages: 5-12 Our day campers participate in age-appropriate activities, including enrichment, physical fitness and field trips.

Adventure Camp

Summer Day camp for ages: 9-12 centered around environmental education and experiences.

Part-Time Day Camp

The YMCA offers 2 or 3 day part-time day camp options at various locations.

Overnight Camps

Although the YMCA of Metropolitan Denver does not operate an overnight camp, our sister Ys in Colorado do. These overnight camps offer the camp experience of fun, independence and accomplishment. 

Exploration Education

Experience the natural world through exploration and active involvement. Each week provides hands-on activities including educational field trips and theme days. You will have so much fun, you won’t know you’re learning! At the YMCA, our experienced Camp Counselors offer children a variety of imaginative activities that nurture their spirits, challenge their minds, and strengthen their bodies. With a variety of weekly themes your camper will have an fun and engaging summer while staying active and making new friends. 

Teen Programs

At the YMCA, teenagers have opportunities to get involved, give back, and develop leadership skills that will help them in school, life, and their future. 

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