Outdoor Day Camp | YMCA Camp Red Feather

Outdoor Day Camp

In the tradition of YMCA regional day camps, YMCA Camp Red Feather offers youth and teens a safe and exciting outdoor summer adventure. Children and teens will learn life skills, create memories and form friendships through a variety of activities on 40 acres of fields and forests on the campus of Virginia Wesleyan University. Camp options are available for ages 5–17.

Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
Drop-off begins at 6:30am and pick-up ends at 6pm. Transportation is also available. See options below.

Join the Y and save up to $400 on camp fees with your membership discount!

 

Camp Options

Ages 5–7: Outdoor Camp

 

Outdoor day camp is all about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence and make lasting memories. Activities include archery, boating, fishing, music and dance, arts & crafts, sports, environmental discovery, swimming, special family events and more. 

Fees:
Registration Fee: $50
Members: $185/week
Nonmembers: $220/week

A $25 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

 

Camp Add-Ons:
Specialty Activities: $0–30/week

Camp add-on fees are due at time of registration.

Ages 8–9: Outdoor Camp

 

Outdoor day camp is all about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence and make lasting memories. Activities include archery, boating, fishing, music and dance, arts & crafts, sports, environmental discovery, swimming, special family events and more. 

Fees:
Registration Fee: $50
Members: $185/week
Nonmembers: $220/week

A $25 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

 

Camp Add-Ons:
Specialty Activities: $0–30/week

Camp add-on fees are due at time of registration.

Ages 10–12: Tween Camp

 

Tween campers have a style and pace all their own so we have designed activities especially to meet their needs and interests. Separate from Outdoor Camp, tweens will enjoy more choice in their activities, grow in responsibility, and get to help shape their camp experience.

Fees:
Registration Fee: $50
Members: $185/week
Nonmembers: $220/week

A $25 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

 

Camp Add-Ons:
Specialty Activities: $0–30/week

Camp add-on fees are due at time of registration.

Ages 11–15: Extreme Adventure

 

YMCA Camp Red Feather's Extreme Adventure is designed to keep teens and tweens ages 11–15 active through outdoor camp activities and multiple field trips. 

Camp Fees:
Registration Fee: $50
Members: $200/week
Nonmembers: $240/week

A $25 deposit/session is due at time of registration. 

Counselor Internships

 

The counselor internship program is a highly selective, unique opportunity to learn and apply leadership skills for teens ages 16–17. 

Transportation

 

You may drop off and pick up your child at YMCA Camp Red Feather. Transportation locations are supervised 30 minutes before pick-up and after drop-off times.

 

Transportation is also provided from:

YMCA on Granby

Greenbrier Family YMCA

Mt. Trashmore Family YMCA

 

Please register for your camp sessions before selecting transportation options. You can register for transportation online or in-person at the Blocker Norfolk Family YMCA.