A summer at YMCA Camp Santa Maria is a life-shaping experience that encourages a spirit of community, exploration and adventure. Our friendly, qualified and passionate staff strive to create a safe environment and a community where caring, cooperation and understanding prevail. Our goal is to send campers home feeling strong in who they are, the relationships they have made and the skills they have gained. YMCA Camp Santa Maria provides a rare balance of fun, challenge, responsibility, adventure and education that defines every camper’s day.


Weekly Themes

Session 1: Pirates of Danger Lake

Sunday, June 7–Saturday, June 13

Session 2: Realm of Champions

Sunday, June 14–Saturday, June 20

Session 3: Space Wars

Sunday, June 21–Saturday, June 27

Session 4: Time Travelers

Sunday, June 28–Saturday, July 4

Session 5: Camp Santa Maria’s School for Witchcraft and Wizardry

Sunday, July 5–Saturday, July 11

Session 6: Superheroes

Sunday, July 12–Saturday, July 18

Session 7: Welcome to Dystopia

Sunday, July 19–Saturday, July 25

Session 8: Wilder West

Sunday, July 26–Saturday, August 1

Session 9: The Games of Mt. Olympus

Sunday, August 2–Saturday, August 8

Session 10: The Best Week of Camp

Sunday, August 9–Friday, August 14 (Traditional Camp ONLY)

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YMCA Camp Phantom Ranch

Oct 26, 12:00 pm-8:00 pm at YMCA Camp Santa Maria

We are opening YMCA Camp Santa Maria in Bailey, Colo., for one day of family friendly fall festivities and Halloween hauntings. READ MORE