Summer Camps & School Break Programs

A Wide Range of Camps at Your Y!

Camp offers new experiences, skill building, a sense of community and lasting friendships.

Looking for PA Day camp information?  Click here to learn more about PA Day Camps at the YMCA


Summer Day Camps

View our 2017 Summer Camp Program Guide ymca_0633

Our summer day camps offer something for everyone – games, sports, swimming, trips, arts and crafts, and imaginative activities. Specialty camps, leadership training camps, and healthy lifestyle programming camps focus on a specialty but incorporate traditional camp activities into the daily program.

Any questions regarding recreational YMCA Summer Day Camps can be directed to Daycamps@kingston.ymca.ca

 Click here for all the information on our 2017 Summer Camps!


Your YMCA Camps – Building Memories to Last a Lifetime! ymca_0646

The camp experience is hard to beat!

Memories of special friends, learning new skills, and understanding more about ourselves and the natural world – that’s what it’s all about! YMCA Camps have been providing this opportunity to children for over a century. That’s a lot of laughter and a lot of special memories.


Licensed Summer Day Camps

The YMCA of Kingston offers Day Camps that are licensed by the Ministry of Education at Bayridge Public School and École Sir John A Macdonald Public School. We also require families to complete a different registration form due to licensing requirements. Immunization records must be provided at the time of registration as well.

Please contact Bev Blakely at 613-546-2647, ext. 234 for further details regarding these camps.

YMCA Day Camp Medication Dispensing Form


YMCA of Kingston Winter Camps -  Winter Holiday, December 2017

Kids will enjoy creative, activity-filled days making crafts, swimming, playing outdoors, and much more! 9AM - 4PM at 100 Wright Crescent Early drop-off available from 7:30am. Late pick-up available to 5:30pm at no charge. A limited number of camp spots are available! Questions about  recreational YMCA Winter Day Camps? Contact Gillian at Daycamps@kingston.ymca.ca Questions about Licensed YMCA Winter Day Camps? Contact Bev at bev_blakely@kingston.ymca.ca

RKY Camp

For over 75 years, RKY Camp has encouraged young people to grow in mind, body, and spirit. Campers, from all backgrounds, are placed in cabin groups according to age. They learn a great deal about sharing, cooperation, teamwork, and responsibility. This residential camp, located in Parham, ON, is accredited by the Ontario Camping Association. The camp offers year-round opportunities for children and youth, spring, fall and winter family camps, leadership programs for teens, outdoor education programs for school groups, and rustic facilities for retreats, conferences and reunions.ymca_0600

For more information, visit www.rkycamp.org or call the camp office at 546-2647, extension 235.


Dream Catcher Farm

Every summer, we work with the local stable and farm Dream Catcher Farm to deliver exceptional equine-focused summer camps for youth. Please check our current program guide for current dates and pricing. You can also view the confirmation letter which includes information regarding what's required upon registration to the Dream Catcher Farm summer Camp: Confirmation letter