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Summer Camp at the YMCA is a time for kids to explore, discover and create in a place that encourages confidence and community.

The Gateway Region YMCA offers Summer Day Camp at 23 locations throughout St. Louis and the Metro East.


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☀️ Experiences that last a lifetime

Camps grow with your kids, offering fresh ways for them to connect to their potential, purpose, and each other.


☀️ Y Camp is for all

We're proud to offer inclusion & adaptive support services allowing all children to experience camp fun. We're also proud to provide financial assistance.

☀️ Trained and dedicated staff

For 100+ years, the Y's proven programs and trained counselors deliver meaningful experiences that keep kids coming back year after year.


☀️ Fun and friendship

In Y camp, your kids will make new friends and have tons of fun as they explore new adventures every day.

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How has Y Camp Helped Shape Your Child?

Y camps are some of the longest-running in the country, impacting generations. Has YMCA Camp impacted your child? We would love to hear about it!