We believe that every child is a unique individual with his/her own rate of development. Our goal is to introduce children and teens to as many new experiences as possible and help each child feel confident and secure in a fun, safe camp environment.
Day Camps Near You
All of our branches offer day camps that have been accredited by the American Camp Association, exceeding the highest standards in the day camp industry.
An Experienced Camp Staff You Can Trust
The quality of our camping staff is what sets us apart. Our staff members are seasoned youth development professionals with extensive camp experience and a passion for what they do. Our number one goal is to provide the safest, most enriching environment possible for you and your family.
Whether your camper is exploring San Diego County or enjoying learning new skills and activities, we are sure that your child or teen will have a blast and a half at camp!
Traditional Day Camps
Traditional Day camp can offer almost all of the benefits of traditional overnight camp — new experiences, skill building, a sense of community and lasting friendships — in rural and urban settings while returning home each afternoon.
Teen Leadership Camps
Helping our teens develop invaluable leadership skills in development workshops, and friendships that last a lifetime. The program makes time for camp fun like the Climbing Tower and Swimming and conclude their day by coming together to debrief and discuss what they have experienced and learned that day.
This long-standing program is dedicated to strengthening the bonds between parent and child. Adventure Guides is designed to strengthen the relationship through fun activities like hiking and camping.
Camping is for everyone, and we offer specialty camps that focus on particular programming like teen adventure, music, sports specialties and farm/ranch experiences and for campers with special needs.
Special Needs Camp
Youth with developmental disabilities, physical and mental health challenges or other impairments that may require special attention or benefit from like-situated campers have great options through the Y. These low-ratio camps provide a fun and comfortable experience for children with special needs.