Gallatin Valley YMCA - ADVENTURE DAY CAMPS - 5th-7th grade


Dates

Address

The Gallatin Valley YMCA at Baxter and Love Lane (In town pick-up/drop off available)
Bozeman Montana 59718

Contact Info

Phone: (406) 994-9622

Email:

Overview

Welcome!  Whether you choose two weeks or all summer, our Day Camps fit your schedule and provides a safe environment for children to run, play, build self-esteem and encourage positive corporation.  Having the highest quality leadership staff is our greatest asset.  All staff are carefully selected and screened to ensure that our camp has the best possible role models for your children.  All summer camp staff participate in an intense training program and are CPR and First Aid certified.  Because kids today need camp experiences more than ever, your child will have the opportunity to participate in weekly themes, swimming, field trips, outside games and more so they can discover new talents, gain independence and build lasting relationships and memories.  Most importantly, have fun!  

New this year!  3, 4 and 5 day options available for Adventure Day Camps and Teen Camp.

 

Entering 5th-7th grade 

Locations: The Gallatin Valley YMCA at Baxter and Love Lane (In town pick-up/drop off available)

Dates: June 10th – August 30th

Cost:

  • 5 Days a week:   $165 member/ $215 non member
  • 4 Days a week:   $130 member/ $200 non member
  • 3 Days a week:   $135 member/ $185 non member

 

Unleash your inner camper!

Description: Summer adventures are better with friends! Join us as we kick off our summer with a week filled with fun and excitement! Show your Camp Spirit with goofy hats, crazy socks, minute to win it games, friendship circles, and wacky relays. Enjoy the great outdoors as we partake in summertime classic games like tug-of-war, kickball, lawn games, nature crafts, picnics, and, s’mores!

Date: June 10th-14th  

 

If you can’t stand the Heat, Get out of the Kitchen

Description: Food is science and science is food in this delicious camp full of culinary “experimenting”. Learn why 350 degrees is the optimum baking temperature, and why we level measurements to have our recipes come out perfect! We will take a trip to visit some local chefs to see how they perfect their craft.

Date: June 17th-21st

 

Color Me Crazy

Description: This is not your typical art camp. We will use all sorts of non-traditional arts & crafts materials to create masterpieces of your choice. We will go into the community to go on some art themed field trips.

Date: June 24th-28th

 

Boom, Bang, Crash!

Description: Celebrate one of the best weeks of summer camp- 4th of July week! We will try out some new extreme sports and enjoy our favorite 4th of July traditions. In addition to rock climbing, rafting, and other exciting adventures, we’ll, make our own (safe/fireless) fireworks, have a picnic, swim, play water balloon baseball, and have a “play all day” celebration at the park!

Date: July 1st-5th (No Camp July 4th)

 

Color Wars

Description: Learn teamwork with our Color Games War! At the beginning of the week we will separate into teams and compete with our friends in relay races, friendly competitive games, and activities! Awards will be handed out to each group at the end of the week during an award ceremony.

Date: July 8th-12th

 

Extreme Teen

Description: Spend the week learning all kinds of unique and extreme sports around the Gallatin Valley! This camp is focused on introducing teens to a variety of outdoor activities ranging from climbing to archery, to ½ day of rafting and so much more! Come hang out as we explore the world of sports with our fantastic counselors and local sporting experts.

Date: July 15th-17th

 

Nerf Extravaganza

Description: Campers will engage in a variety of organized and team focused activities using Nerf Blasters! Help us design and construct giant obstacles to transform our site into an official Nerf arena and engage in a variety of fun skills challenges!

Date: July 15th-19th

 

Theater Week

Description: Join us as we partner with the  Verge Theater for DRAMA WEEK!  Campers will have the opportunity to develop their creativity, confidence, and communication skills all while having fun exploring theater. They will try a wide variety of theater games and activities (ranging from improv to costume design) ensuring that everyone from wallflowers to spotlight fiends will find something to enjoy.

Date: July 22nd-26th

 

GET SOAKED!

Description: Everyone’s favorite week is back! Pack a swimsuit and a towel and be ready for activities that will leave you soaked. We will travel to the Helena Waterpark and give our teens the opportunity to gain confidence as they spend the night at the Helena YMCA with their favorite counselors and staff.

Date: July 29th-August 2nd   

 

Endless Summer

Description: If only summer camp would never end! As we head into the last few weeks of summer, we’ll relive all of our favorite games and activities as well as create some new ones. We’ll have an ice-cream social on the last day that families are welcome to attend.

Date: August 5th-9th

 

Wonder Emporium

Description: This week is all about creativity and challenging our campers to create their own inventions. Join us for our 4th annual Thingamajig Invention Competition on Friday for more engaging activities and STEM stations; families are invited to join!

Date: August 12th-16th

 

Camp Child

Description: Sleep-away camp encourages campers to gain confidence and responsibility. This week we will spend a whole week away with our camp friends. YMCA Camp Child is a located just North of Helena and offers camper a traditional residential camp experience. Relax away from home, met new friends, push yourself on the high-ropes course, swim in the lake, do some arts & crafts, roast marshmallows over a campfire and sleep under the stars. Pick up & Drop-off between 2-3pm at Camp Child busing will be provided to/from the YMCA @ 2pm.

Date: August 18th-23rd (Sunday-Friday)

Cost: $375 Member/ $400 Non-Member

 

Nerf Extravaganza

Description: Campers will engage in a variety of organized and team focused activities using Nerf Blasters! Help us design and construct giant obstacles to transform our site into an official Nerf arena and engage in a variety of fun skills challenges!

Date: August 26th-30th

Links

www.gallatinvalleyymca.org