Explorer Camp at the Stanwood-Camano Y

Explorer camp will engage your camper in summer skill-building fun! Each week, our campers will explore new opportunities, centering fun activities and an action packed day around a specific theme. This is your summer to learn new skills and discover hidden talents!

Location: Stanwood-Camano Family YMCA
Program Hours: 9 am-4 pm
Drop Off & Pick Up: 7-9 am & 4-5:30 pm
Grades: Entering grades 1-6
Questions? Please reach to out us at 425 374 5779

Frequently Asked Questions

Explorer Camp at the Stanwood-Camano Y

FM – Facility Member Pricing
Current YMCA members get special deals on summer camp. Not a member? Join the Y today and you’ll still receive access to Facility Member pricing, in addition to the many other benefits the Y has to offer. Join today.

CM – Community Member Pricing
For Participation in all Y programming only.

Camp Cost

Deposit: $30
Session Price: $235 FM / $260 CM

Session Date Theme
1 June 28-July 2 Food Frenzy – A yummy week of food exploration. Get messy as we chop, stir, and eat our way through a week of cooking!
2 July 6-8
(No Camp 7/5)
Football – Ready for some football?! Passing, catching, positioning and defense are all a part of this interactive camp that teaches skills while building confidence. Camp is geared toward kids who want to play football, brush up on football rules, tactics, and most
3 July 12-16 Soccer – Dribble, shoot, pass and defend during this camp focused on soccer fundamentals. We blend qualified instruction with age-appropriate drills, fun activities and a focus on teamwork and sportsmanship. Kids will work through curriculum focused on ball-control.
4 July 19-23 Y’s Got Talent – Show your talent and see the talent around the town. Explore the worlds of music, dance, drama, and more!
5 July 26-30 Multi-Sport– Campers play their favorites: basketball, flag football and soccer. Each week we will have some friendly competition and mix it up with popular camp games like dodgeball, capture the flag and more!
6 August 2-6 Under the Sound – Dive into a world of marine biology as we learn about the critters living in Puget Sound and how we can share the shoreline with them.
7 August 9-13 Basketball – This action-packed week focuses on skill development and game readiness as campers focus on ball handling, passing, shooting and defense both individually and as a team. Drills, daily scrimmages and interactive instruction encourage sportsmanship and fun.
8 August 16-20 Baseball – Instruction takes place through traditional demonstration and drills, but mostly via game play where coaches personalize the in-game learning experience. Baseball is a game of situations. Learn the game and love the game!
9 August 23-27 Y’s Creative Campers – Imagine, design, and build your own creations. So many possibilities, so much fun.

Explorer Camp at the Stanwood-Camano Y

Membership at the Y

The values of Camp – BELONGING, GROWTH, LEADERSHIP – last all year at the YMCA. With a membership at the Y, your family is joining a community of neighbors dedicated to elevating youth and bolstering our community.

Y members receive discounts on every week of Camp and never have to pay a deposit. With a Family Membership, you and your family have unlimited access to YMCA facilities and discounts on every program. Whether it’s swimming in our aquatics centers, exercising in our wellness centers, or finding community through Y programs- there is something for everyone.

How to Join

Your membership must begin at the time of registration and remain active through your Camp season in order to receive these benefits. To get started, follow these steps:

Determine the best membership type for your family.

Family Memberships ($94-$119/mo) and Youth Memberships ($20/mo per child) both receive these special Camp benefits. Start by determining the membership type that’s best for you.

With a Family Membership, you and your entire family will have unlimited access to six Y facilities and discounts on every program. From Youth Sports to Swim Lessons, Personal Training to Group Exercise Classes, or Child Care to Camp- the Y offers something for every member of the family all year long.

Join the Y before registering for Camp.

To ensure your Camp deposit is waived and weekly Camp fees are reduced, you must setup your membership before you register for Camp. Complete your membership setup here or call 425 374 5779 for assistance.

Finish your Camp registration.

After you’ve finished setting up your membership, register for Camp. Your deposit will be automatically waived and your Camp fees will be reduced.

Explorer Camp at the Stanwood-Camano Y

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