YMCA Summer Camps

YMCA Camps

Summer camps from a trusted name

YMCA Camps can be found across Ontario and Quebec. YMCA is the trusted name in summer camps for your children, offering a balance of affordability, fun and care. Camps have been operating in Ontario and Canda since the early 1900's.If you want to find camps, search our listings of YMCA camps now.

Most YMCA camps include a wide variety of activities like swimming, arts and crafts, canoeing, archery, wall climbing, outdoor living centres, environmental awareness education, natural arts activities and many others. YMCA camps also include specializations such as soccer camps, basketball camps, computer camps and music camps.

What you'll find at YMCA Camps
YMCA camps typically offer one week sessions but there are also two week sessions and longer. Camps will have boys' cabins and girls' cabins with activities geared to coeducational involvement. Camps are staffed by caring counselors seeking to provide a positive influence on children.

YMCA Summer Camps

Selected YMCA camps offer leadership training programs targeted at older teens.

Particular benefits of YMCA Camps

YMCA Camps have built a reputation for caring for the individual. That reputation remains well deserved today as camps inculcate leadership skills in kids, encourage cooperation and foster growth in spirituality. Like other outdoor camps, YMCA camps foster a love for and appreciation of nature.

In addition, YMCA camps encourage children to develop themselves physically, socialise with other children, grow in understanding other cultures and nationalities and adjust to large group settings. As with so many other camps, your child's experience at a YMCA camp will be remembered for a lifetime as a rich learning experience.

We list many Ontario YMCA camps along with camps from throughout Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia. Search our directory of YMCA camps right here at Our Kids Go to Camp.


List of YMCA camps and programs


  • Name
  • Cost
  • Relevance

  • YMCA Summer Day Camps
    YMCA Summer Day Camps offer 36 camps across the GTA. With over 48 camp programs, we are sure to have a program that meets the interests of your child! Busing & extended hours are available at many of our camp locations!

    Toronto Islands, Toronto; Oshawa; New Toronto, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 4 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day Camp
    from $210/week
    Day Camp Coed 210 4-16 0 Toronto Islands, Toronto, Oshawa, New Toronto, Toronto
    YMCA of Oakville
    YMCA of Oakville camps are found at several locations across the city with activities including swimming, day trips and more. Learn more!

    Hamilton; Oakville; Oakville

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 4 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day Camp
    from $180/session
    Day Camp Coed 180 4-17 1 Hamilton, Oakville
    YMCA Camps Belwood, Ki-Wa-Y and Wabanaki
    Kitchener-Waterloo area summer camps offer activities ranging from basketball to swimming. March Break camp programs also applicable.


    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 5 to 15
    • Coed, Girls
    • Overnight Camp
    from $605/week
    Overnight Camp Coed, Girls 605 5-15 2 Waterloo
    YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka
    A variety of values based camp programs offered through our day, family, leadership and overnight camps throughout the Simcoe Muskoka region

    Orillia; Midland; Barrie

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day & Overnight Camp
    from $175/week
    Day & Overnight Camp Coed 175 6-17 3 Orillia, Midland, Barrie
    YMCA Wanakita Family Camps
    YMCA Wanakita Family Camp offers similar activities and experiences to traditional overnight camps, but you can do it as a family! Participate in activities as a family or send the kids off for supervised programs.

    Haliburton Highlands

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 1 to 99
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $387/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 387 1-99 4 Haliburton Highlands
    YMCA Camp Pine Crest
    Have fun, make new friends and go on an adventure! A traditional overnight camp with activities ranging from wilderness trips and rock climbing to music and Frisbee golf. Financial aid is available.


    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 5 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $390/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 390 5-16 5 Torrance
    YMCA Wanakita
    1,000 acres on Koshlong Lake in the Haliburton Highlands. Co-ed, 1, 2 and 4-week overnight sessions and weekly day camp sessions. We offer leadership development, a wide range of activities, friendship and fun!

    Haliburton Highlands

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $675/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 675 7-16 6 Haliburton Highlands
    YMCA Cedar Glen
    Give your child an experience they will never forget! YMCA Cedar Glen is an outdoor day camp just north of Toronto in King Township. Located on 263 acres, all programs are supervised by highly trained YMCA staff.


    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 4 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day Camp
    from $210/session
    sessions & dates
    Day Camp Coed 210 4-16 7 King