From June 1 to June 26, 2020, there will not be a teen program at the Y. We will continue to reevaluate the situation and will update this page as updates are available.
For teens entering grades 7 – 12 in fall.
Developing leadership qualities and abilities are important life-long ingredients. In the teen camps you will get a full experience of adventure activities, leadership skills, as well as developing life-long friendships.
Entering grades 7 – 8th grade in fall
June 3 – August 16, 2019
For those who are looking for a traditional Day Camp experience in the Mountains. Come and enjoy days filled with archery, cookouts, horseback riding, climbing wall, swimming, and building great relationships with friends!
Monday: Archery, Cookout, Horseback Riding
Tuesday: Swimming and Climbing Wall
Wednesday: Low Ropes and Adventure Activity
Thursday: Rocky Mountain National Park Service Project
Friday: All Day Hike
Entering grades 9 – 12th grade in fall
June 3- August 16, 2019
Prices vary by day/activity
The Adventurer Programs is for teens entering the 9th through 12th grades and looking to create lasting friendships while enjoying a variety of activities that camp has to offer. Choices range from team building, rock climbing, mountain biking, swimming, and rafting. Choose one day or many!
Adventurer Schedule and Fees:
|Wednesday||Outdoor Climbing & Mini or Disc Golf||$80|
|Thursday||Sports, Swimming & Horseback riding||$80 with Horseback riding, $40 without Horseback riding|
*All days are normal camp hours, except for Friday Rafting which meets at 6 am.
We are accredited by American Camp Association.
If you have questions you can reach the Daycamp Office at: 970-586-3341 x1280 or Registrar@ymcarockies.org
For youth development
To promote youth development, YMCA of the Rockies offers day camp and overnight programs that enable kids to learn, grow and play together. While kids are at camp,parents have time to themselves and kids have the opportunity to create healthy relationships with their counselors and peers in a supportive and nurturing atmosphere.
For healthy living
To promote healthy living, YMCA of the Rockies offers miles and miles of hiking, biking, cross country skiing and snowshoeing trails on our properties. Adventure programming, sports facilities, outdoor education and youth conferences all add to our youth development focus. The Program Departments’ varied offerings include group and family activities to engage guests’ entire spirit, mind and body.
For social responsibility
To promote social responsibility, YMCA of the Rockies is committed to diversity and respect for all people by utilizing more than 50,000 volunteer hours every year, hosting more than 2,500 outdoor education students to instill in them stewardship of our earth, promoting global awareness through the international trainee program and supporting the Chaplains Departments’ religious education programming for youth and adults. Additionally, YMCA of the Rockies endeavors to operate its centers in an earth-friendly fashion with active recycling programs, sustainable architecture in new construction and active natural resource management plans.