The Y has more than 130 years of experience in providing a safe, thriving environment for young people to explore personal interests, build self-esteem, develop interpersonal skills, discover the creativity and health benefits of the outdoors, and make lasting friendships and memories.
Please visit one of our other YMCA branches for traditional day camp programs.
It’s never too early to begin planning for summer.
Give your kids the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive at Y Summer Day Camp!
A camp full of enriching recreational, educational, and interactive fun activities that your camper will love! Each week is themed and includes a weekly field trip. Field trips vary according to YMCA branches.
Is your camper looking for the resident camp experience? Look no further than YMCA Camp Lakewood!
YMCA Camp Lakewood, a branch of the YMCA of Greater St. Louis, is a co-ed summer residential camp for ages 6-17, located 75 miles south of St. Louis between Potosi and Steelville, MO. Set amidst 5,000 beautiful woodland acres with a private 360-acre lake, Camp Lakewood is a true escape. Your child will forget about television, video games, and mp3 players while discovering the ultimate childhood experience, all within a safe and trusted environment.