TEEN CAMP

Field trips, friends and serious fun. Campers will explore different themes each week, engaging in fun activities such as town tours, scavenger hunts, cooking projects, laser tag as well as exciting and fun field trip adventures. We will go to Elitch Gardens every week, and if you sign up for three or more weeks, your teen will get to keep an Elitch’s Season Pass! No teens will be bored this summer as we are adding new activities, keeping up with the trends and ensuring fun is had by all.

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Grade

Entering 6th-9th grade

Hours

  • Pre-Camp Care: 8:00am-9:00am
  • Camp Activities: 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Post-Camp Care: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Camp is officially 9:00am-4:00pm. However, we offer pre- and post-camp options for families that need additional child care before and/or after camp. Pre- and post-camp is optional, and there is no additional cost.

Location

Meets at Manhattan Middle School, Boulder (Session 11 meets at the Mapleton Y)

  • Member: $335
  • Non-member: $395

NEW! We are thrilled to bring teen camp to the Johnstown area for the first time. We have worked with local school administration to develop a program that meets the needs of local families. Check out our new Teen Camp held at Milliken Middle School.

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ULTIMATE TEEN CAMP WEEKLY THEMES

roller-coasterI Love the 80s

Session 3: June 10-14

Let’s go back to the ’80s and show off our tubular outfits for a week dedicated to the most righteous decade. We will get footloose as we take to the amusement parks for a rad time at Elitch’s, playing mini golf, going back to the future for VR adventures and playing capture the flag. Totally! 

Adventure Land

Session 4: June 17-21

It’s time for an adventure as we explore the best outdoorsy, sun-soaked activities Colorado has to offer. Possible activities include hiking around the Flatirons or going for a swim in our pool at the Arapahoe Y.

Where the Wild Things Are

Session 5: June 24-28

Time to let out our inner wild things as we enjoy an oh-so wild adventure to places such as Boondocks for laser tag, go-karts, ropes course and arcade games as well as Gateway Park Fun Center for the batting cages, mini golf and go-karts.

Stars & Stripes

Session 6: July 1-5 (no camp July 4)

Bring out the red, white and blue this week to celebrate our independence. We will make our own kind of fireworks with field trips, games and anthem-worthy adventures. 

denver-zoo

Sunshine Safari

Session 7: July 8-12

We will embrace our inner Steve Irwin and explore the many animals at the Denver Zoo. We will even venture to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science to visit creatures that once roamed our state. It’s gonna be wild.

Game Show Mania

Session 8: July 15-19

I’ll take fun for 1,000, Alex! Put on your thinking caps because you are about to be put to the test against your fellow campers. During games of Jeopardy, Who’s Line Is It Anyway?, Jackbox games and many more, we will get brainy, silly and not-so serious. 

Fun & Fitness

Session 9: July 22-26

We are putting the “fun” in functional fitness this week. From embracing our inner ninja warriors to becoming hopping heroes at a trampoline park, this week of camp may just take your breath away. 

water-world

Splish Splash

Session 10: July 29-Aug 2

As the days get hotter, the pools get cooler. What a perfect time to go to America’s #1 waterpark: Water World. Things get even wetter when we visit The Bay & Elitch Gardens. Soak in the fun.

Wild West

Session 11: Aug 5-9

Reach for the sky! Are you the fastest laser-slinger in the West? Are you prepared to take on other players in the arena of Anubis? It’s time for laser tag! Giddyup, and let’s get a move on.

Camp Registration

You have the option to register online or to select your camp sessions using a camp selection form. Online registration is strongly encouraged as you will see which camps are currently available.

After you register online, you will receive an email invitation to complete required medical and emergency contact forms from ePACT. ePACT is a secure emergency network that we use to collect medical and emergency contact information electronically. Your registration will be complete upon completion of all required forms.

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Use this form to change or cancel your camp registration.

Please note: If you create a new account in our online registration system using a different email address than what is on file with the Y, you will create a duplicate account and if you’re a member, you will not receive member rates.

Read the parent handbook prior to attending camp to familiarize yourself with our policies.

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Saturday Night Y for Teens

May 25, 7:30 pm-10:30 pm at Arapahoe Y

Participants will enjoy tons of activities, socializing and games, including but not limited to outdoor swimming, inflatables, gaga pit, Xbox & Nintendo switch battle, basketball and dancing. READ MORE