Outdoor Day Camp | YMCA Camp Red Feather

Outdoor Day Camp

In the tradition of YMCA regional day camps, Camp Red Feather offers youth and teens a safe and exciting outdoor summer adventure. Children 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 Programs

School-Age Adventure Camp


Campers ages 5–12 will enjoy a summer of sunshine, activity and friendship.

Overnight Camp Outs


3rd–5th grade campers will enjoy a night under the stars at YMCA Camp Red Feather. 

Teen Adventure Camp


Teen campers stay active and engaged in a variety of activities, building friendships and developing interpersonal and leadership skills.

VWU Sports Camp Programs


In partnership with Virginia Wesleyan University's athletic department, sports campers who register through YMCA Camp Red Feather will receive extended care. 

Counselor Internships


The counselor internship program is a highly selective, unique opportunity to learn and apply leadership skills for teens ages 16–18.