YMCA Summer Day Camp in the Denver Metro Area, Registration Opens Feb. 10 at noon

YMCA day camps are among the best children's summer programs in Denver. Offered weekdays throughout the summer, the Denver Y's day camps let children use their imagination, explore, and have fun in a secure and nurturing environment. Day camps feature age-appropriate activities, including enrichment, physical fitness, and field trips, along with weekly themes that help children learn about themselves and the world around them. YMCA day camps are offered throughout the Denver metro area. Please call 720 524 2792 for questions. 

Registration Info***PLEASE READ***

Due to State of Colorado licensing requirements, registration takes some time and preparation, please click here to read our registration instructions! Online registration takes 20-30 minutes and the system will time out after 40 minutes forcing you to start from the beginning. Please use Firefox or Chrome as your browser.

Deposit and Registration Fee:

Enter a $25 deposit for each session your child will attend, and a one-time $25 registration fee per child.  Total all deposits along with the registration fee, and provide one payment for that amount, prior to attending.  Weekly deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable

CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program)

To use CCAP during YMCA Summer Day Camp 2016, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list. Not all camps are CCAP eligible, for a list of camps open to CCAP please click here. We have limited space and it's available on a first-come, first serve basis.

2017 Day Camp Locations as of Jan. 12 (more sites may be added)

  • Adams County- Northglenn Christian Church 
  • Adams County- Reunion Rec. Center 
  • Adams County- Belle Creek Charter School 
  • Arvada- Susan Duncan YMCA 
  • Arvada- Weber Elementary School 
  • Arvada- Allendale Elementary 
  • Arvada- Meiklejohn Elementary 
  • Aurora- Murphy Creek K-8 
  • Aurora- Edna and John W. Mosely Elem. School
  • Aurora- Global Village Academy Parker 
  • Aurora- Wheatlands
  • Aurora- Dartmouth Elementary
  • Aurora- Global Village Academy 
  • Castle Rock- Founders Village 
  • Denver- Asbury Elementary 
  • Denver-Joe Shoemaker Elementary 
  • Denver- Cook Park Rec. Center 
  • Denver- Conservatory Green at Stapleton 
  • Denver- Downtown YMCA
  • Denver- Downtown Denver Expeditonary School 
  • Denver-Isabella Bird Elementary 
  • Denver-Montbello Rec. Center 
  • Denver-Palmer Elementary 
  • Denver- Scheitler Rec. Center 
  • Denver - Schlessman Family YMCA
  • Denver - Southwest Family YMCA
  • Glendale at Infinity Park 
  • Golden- Shelton Elementary 
  • Lakewood- Slater Elementary 
  • Littleton Family YMCA 


Day Camp

Ages: 5-12 Our day campers participate in age-appropriate activities, including enrichment, physical fitness and field trips.

Adventure Camp

Summer Day camp for ages: 9-12 centered around environmental education and experiences.

Leaders in Training

Leaders in Training not your typical summer camp. For ages 11-14, it's a program for youth who want to give back to their community and learn how lead others.

Part-Time Day Camp

The YMCA offers 2 or 3 day part-time day camp options at various locations.

Overnight Camps

Although the YMCA of Metropolitan Denver does not operate an overnight camp, our sister Ys in Colorado do. These overnight camps offer the camp experience of fun, independence and accomplishment. 

Summer of Service

For ages 15-18. SOS is a week-long commitment to serve various organizations throughout the week.