Ready for Camp

Thank you for considering the Tampa Y summer camp for your child. We are ready for campers and have tons activities planned for them to have fun, make friends and go on so many adventures. The summer camp counselors and team will engage and encourage campers throughout the week!

All Tampa YMCA Camps are ACA Accredited! 

We are proud to announce the Tampa YMCA has received the ACA-Accredited Camp status! This means the Tampa YMCA camps underwent a thorough review of our operation by the American Camp Association (ACA), and complied with the highest standards in the industry. The ACA's nationally recognized standards program focuses primarily on the program quality, health and safety aspects of a camp's operation. This accreditation means the 12 Tampa YMCA camps are a part of only 58 total ACA-Accredited day camps in Florida.

Learn more about ACA-Accreditation and why this is important to you and your camper.

Summer Camp Adventure Options

Activity Central: Campers who opt for Activity Central will have the opportunity to explore a variety of activities as they rotate through different stations. Some examples of activities may include: swimming, STEM, arts & crafts, outdoor education, games, team building and more. Activities are led by trained counselors and seasoned team members who love working with children.

Adventure Camps: Campers who choose an Adventure Camp will spend their days immersed in traditional camp experiences as well as a portion of the day dedicated to the adventure of their choice. Choose from sports, drama, horseback riding and more. Activities are led by skilled and seasoned team members who love working with children. 

Add-on Experiences: Add additional experiences to your camper’s days before and after traditional camp times of 9am - 4pm. Examples of add-ons are swim lessons, free swim, sports mix, ropes course, horseback riding, gymnastics and more. Add-ons vary by location and price, and are available only at the designated times. During registration, the add-on options available for the chosen location will appear. (We also offer before care, 7am - 9am, and after care, 4pm – 6pm, included in the cost of summer camp. For more information, contact the Welcome Center at the location your child will attend for camp.)