Outdoor Day Camp | YMCA Camp Red Feather

Today's camper. Tomorrow's changemaker.

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 5–15.

Camp Hours

  • Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
  • Camp drop-off begins at 6:30am
  • Camp pick-up ends at 6pm

Bus transportation is also available. See options below.

Join the Y and save up to $350 per camper with your membership discount!

Camp Options

Outdoor Adventure Camp

 

For campers ages 5–9

Outdoor adventure camp is all about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence and make lasting memories. 

 

Weekly Fees:
Members: $185
Nonmembers: $220

A one-time $50 registration fee and $10 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

OUTDOOR TWEEN CAMP

 

For ages 8–12

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

 

Weekly Fees:
Members: $185
Nonmembers: $220

A one-time $50 registration fee and $10 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

High Flying Adventure

 

For campers ages 8–12

Reach great heights during a fun and adventurous week of camp. Activities will include climbing the Alpine Tower, navigating the ropes course and learning all about outdoor culture and education.

 

Weekly Fees:
Members: $200
Nonmembers: $235

A one-time $50 registration fee and $10 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

Specialty Camps

 

For campers ages 5–12

Specialty camps allow campers to spend more time focusing on activities they most enjoy. Camp Red Feather offers the following specialties this summer:

Artists in Nature

Dance & Cheer 

Fantastic Forts

Girl Power

Heroes vs. Villains

Jewelry Making

Pop Star

Princess

Robotics & Coding

STEM Lab

Super Hero

 

 

Fees vary by specialty.

Extreme Adventure Camp

 

For ages 11–15

YMCA Camp Red Feather's Extreme Adventure Camp keeps campers active through outdoor camp activities and multiple field trips. 

 

Weekly Fees:
Members: $200
Nonmembers: $240

A one-time $50 registration fee and $10 deposit per week is due at time of registration.

Camp Add-Ons

 

Add archery instruction, riflery instruction, or overnight camp outs to your camper's experience for $30–45.

 

So that your camper doesn't miss out on any of the fun, add-on activities will be held before 9am and after 4pm.

Transportation

 

For your convenience, bus transportation is available for Camp Arrowhead.

 

Bus Stops

Greenbrier Family YMCA

Mt. Trashmore Family YMCA

YMCA on Granby

 

Transportation Fees

$10/week

Save 100% off the transportation fee when you reserve your spot and select your bus stop for Camp Arrowhead in February!