Summer camp is $580 for non-members and $470 for Members per week. This covers all activities and meals. Some specialty programs have different rates.
Transportation is provided to camp and from camp. It departs from Foothills Christian Church on State Street just east of Highway 55 (9655 W. State St., Garden City, ID 83714). Y Camp also loves and encourages parents to come to camp and see the facility as they drop off or pick up their camper.
Check-in for bus riders is 2:30-4pm at Foothills Christian Church on Sunday. Buses depart no later than 4pm. Check-in at Camp is 4-5pm on Sunday. Please notify us if you cannot arrive at Camp by 5pm. Dinner is at 6pm.
Check-out at Camp is 1-2pm on Friday. If you need to pick up your camper earlier, written notification is required. Check-out for bus riders is 3:30-4:30pm at Foothills Christian Church on Friday. If the buses are running late, the Camp Director will notify you upon your arrival at Foothills Christian Church.
*All Campers must be checked in by an adult. Check-in will take 15-30 minutes, please plan accordingly. The process includes tagging luggage, confirming registration information, turning in any medications, and talking to your campers counselor.
No child is ever left alone at Y Camp! We have 24 hour supervision and many of our staff are former campers who have been through the leadership training programs. Others have experience at different camps around the country. All of Y Camp staff and volunteers are interviewed, have background checks through our HR department, and attend week-long staff training before the start of summer camp.
Registration can be completed online by following the link below. Summer Camp registration can take about 30-45 minutes. We suggest that you set aside some time to do this from the comfort of your home where you have access to all the documents required. Because we want to ensure the safety of your child, there is a lot of detailed information that is needed.
If you feel as though you need additional help or have questions with the registration process, please call the Y Camp Registrar at (208) 344-5502 Ext. 250.
YES! Our new registration system will allow you to set up a payment plan that works for your budget. This is one option to make camp more affordable and allow ample time to pay for camp.
YES! We offer financial aid » for camp just like all other YMCA programs.
Summer camp is a fabulous way for campers to develop new skills, self-confidence, and make new friends. We do this through a variety of activities such as archery, climbing tower, arts and crafts. We even have spectacular waterfront with gorgeous views. We offer evening activities such as campfires and cookouts. All our activities are designed to help campers grow and learn more about themselves and others while living by the core values of the YMCA of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility.
Summer Camp » is offered for campers aged 7-16 with a variety of programs including; adventure camp, leadership development, teen camp and youth camp.
Family Camp » is offered in 2 different sessions throughout the summer. It is a great way for your entire family to come up and experience camp.
Retreats and Conferences » can rent the camp facilities for the purpose of team building and high ropes course activities, or as a meeting space in the beautiful Payette mountains.
Outdoor Education » is offered for school groups to learn about our natural environment.
Y Camp is a full service facility offering a variety of housing options along with healthy, good tasting food and a wide variety of activities. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will work with you to create the experience you are looking for.
Y Camp is currently open the beginning of May to the end of October (although other dates may be available).
Summer camp runs from June 18th to August 11th with week-long sessions.
Y Camp is located about 9 miles East of Cascade ID at the southern tip of Horsethief Reservoir. It is a little under two hours north of Boise. Y Camp is located on 410 acres of beautiful Idaho forest land.
The Y Camp address is 301 Horsethief Road, Cascade, ID 83611
All Y Camp programs are designed to help our guests grow and learn. Whether it be a camper learning a new skill, a family coming closer together, or a conference attendee being inspired, our goal is for your stay at Y camp to be a positive, life changing event.
(208) 344-5502 Ext. 250 firstname.lastname@example.org