YMCA OF COLUMBIA-WILLAMETTE

FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
FOR HEALTHY LIVING
FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Day Camp Locations

We offer winter, spring and summer day camps throughout the Portland and Vancouver regional area. Our winter and spring day camps are open to children from kindergarten through fifth grade. Our summer day camps are available to day campers entering first through eighth grade.

Visit Child Development Centers and School Enrichment Sites to contact a location near you. Day Camp locations are also listed below.

Registration Information

Start the Adventure

The Adventure Day Camp program is for children entering first through fifth grades. Campers in this program will participate in weekly themed activities including field trips, park visits, swimming or bowling each week, and on-site activities of sports and games, arts and crafts, songs and skits. 

Children must be at site from 9 AM to 4 PM daily in order for them to participate in all of the scheduled activities. A weekly itinerary will be provided at site location with trip details and departure and arrival times.

Please note that in order to participate in swimming activities campers must be at least 6 years of age to be in the pool. Participants under age 6 are provided with an alternate activity.

Breakaway with the YMCA

The Breakaway Camp is designed for youth entering 6th through 8th grade. Using the values and standards of all YMCA Day Camp programs, specific activities are developed to meet the needs of this age group.

On a daily basis, this group is out and about the Portland Metropolitan area. Leaving site about 9:00 AM, they won’t return until approximately 4 PM after a day of exciting activities and challenges.

Arrival and departure times may vary by location. Please check with your camp location.

Specialty Camps

  • Laurelhurst Elementary School | Sports Camp
  • Llewellyn Elementary School | Lego Camp
  • SE YMCA Child Development Center | Clay and Art Camp