Specialty Day Camps

Aquatics Camps at the Y

Advanced Swimmers
Your child will focus on improving stroke technique, learning proper starts and turns, and building their endurance in a swim team-style environment.

Aqua Sports
It's time to make a splash! Your child can try out a variety of aquatic sports such as water polo, water basketball, water volleyball, and even canoeing.

Swim 101
Your child will work on the basics of swimming including stroke development and treading water. Campers will also enjoy plenty of water sports and games!

Wacky Water Sports
Campers will play a variety of different exciting water games like underwater scavenger hunts, kickboard races, noodle contests, canoeing in the pool, and paddling without oars!

Learn to Swim
This camp is appropriate for campers that are at the Swim Basics stages. Campers will go through the full swim lesson curriculum and work on the swim test to move to the next stage.

Water Sports
If your child loves the water and loves sports, this camp is for them! From water polo to underwater hockey, campers will try it all. This camp is appropriate for campers that have green bands (cleared to swim in all areas of the pool without parent/guardian participation).

Fishing
Get your lines and reels and come on a fishing adventure with us! Your child will learn to hook, line, and reel in fish. We'll also explore the different varieties of fish in our ecosystem.

Aquatic Endurance Sports and Games
If your child loves the water and loves sports, this camp is for them! From water polo to underwater hockey, campers will try it all. This camp is appropriate for campers that have green bands (cleared to swim in all areas of the pool without parent/guardian participation).

Learn to Swim
Is your child having difficulty passing the swim test? No problem! This camp incorporates survival skills, swim test skills, and many other topics all in the pool.

Aquatics Camp
Campers will rotate through swim instructions and skill development, aquatic games, and other fun aquatic-based activities!

 

How to Register for an Aquatics Camp

Please note, you cannot register a child for multiple camp sessions during the same week.

  • Use filters like date and zip code to narrow your search and find the right camp for your child and your YMCA family center.
  • Once you’ve found the camp you want to register your child for, click the green Add to Cart button. Then, you’ll see a shopping cart appear in the top right corner of your screen.
  • To finish registering, click the cart icon to review your selection(s) and complete the checkout process.

Extending Camp Sessions

Do you want to extend your child’s day at camp? We offer morning, evening, and full-day camp extensions! Once you have added your camp(s) to the cart, you can add extensions when you need them.