SPECIALTY CAMPS

In addition to traditional summer camps, the YMCA also offers a variety of specialty camps for youth of all ages. Develop a greater passion for the things you love, or try out something new! Check out our specialty camp options below.


Rock Climbing Camps

Half-Day Special Interest Camp for ages 7 – 14  |  Visit our Rock Climbing page for dates and other details

Dig into the basics of indoor rock climbing and learn the “ropes” on our 32 foot indoor climbing wall! We’ll work on skills including safety, harnessing, knots, top rope climbing, bouldering, and more! Every week, we will learn something new and challenge our skills, with an emphasis on movement, technique, safety, trust and teamwork. 

For more information on Rock Climbing Camps, please contact Ali Ott at 701.364.4116 or programs@ymcacassclay.org


Mini Camps

Half-Day Special Interest Camp for ages 6 – 11  |  Visit our Mini Camps page for dates and other details

Our Mini Camps are packed with activities that will keep minds sharp and bodies moving! Kids will experience active play, outdoor games, science experiments, art projects, and more during each themed week! Themes include Sports of All Sorts, Wacky Science, Gymnastics, and more!

For more information on Mini Camps, please contact Ali Ott at 701.364.4116 or programs@ymcacassclay.org


Summer Swim Lesson Camps

Aquatic Skill-Building Camps for ages 3+  |  Visit our Swim School Page for dates and other details

Summer is coming up fast, and that means lots of time spent at the lake or by the pool! Kids will learn lifesaving water safety skills, build confidence in the pool, and have a BLAST in Spring Swim Lesson Camps at the YMCA! Kids will swim 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday for two weeks in a row.

For more information on Summer Swim Lesson Camps, please contact Heather Sauer at 701.364.4167 or heather.sauer@ymcacassclay.org.


Summer FM Gator Camps

Aquatic Skill-Building Camps for ages 8+  |  Visit our Gators page for dates, ages and other details

Develop and reinforce essential skills in our FM Gator Training Camps! Whether you’re a beginner or veteran swimmer/diver, these camps will help you learn, perfect and maintain your skills in the pool.