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ROUGHING IT DAY CAMP: For more information call 925.283.3795
An All-Outdoor Lakefront Day Camp in Lafayette, (SF East Bay) for ages 4 1/2 - 16 Activities include: instruction in horseback riding, swimming, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, boating, sports, crafts, environment education, outdoor adventure & more. Special programs for: Young Campers, Teens and Horse Camps. Transportation provided from home & central pick up spots in East Bay and San Francisco. Extended day programs. Celebrating our 36th year and Voted "Best of the Bay" both Diablo and San Francisco magazines! ACA accredited.

Tree Frog Treks offers several programs for kids ages 4 & up throughout the Bay Area.  Every child will meet live animals, create science and art projects, read, and interact with nature.  We have spring and summer camps, enriching childcare, birthday trek adventures, school programming, and nature treks.

Camp Edmo! Camp Edmo - Get Curious. Get Creative. Get Confident. Get DOWN! Camp Edmo (powered by Edventure More) is an innovative K-5 day camp that partners with the Exploratorium, CA Academy of Sciences, Museum of Children's Art, Zeum and the YMCA to design creative hands-on Arts & Science, Animation and Recreation projects that bring looks of awe and wonder to campers' faces every summer. Each week of camp features a unique theme and projects.

2009 Arts & Science Themes: Fantastic Flyers, Planet Heroes, Gizmo & Game Inventors
2009 Animation Themes: Clay-toons, Comic Strips, Toy Stories
Cost: Arts and Science Approx. $359/wk*
Animation approx. $469/wk*
*Optional organic Kid Chow lunch delivered daily for an additional fee.

Try them all for the ultimate Edmo experience! Visit for more.

Camp Edventure Tech! Ed Tech – Bay Area Youth Computer Camp - Edventure Tech (powered by Edventure More) is an entering 5th-9th grade digital media arts camp partnered with ZEUM, the Bay Area's premier technology and arts museum. "EdTech" (as it is affectionately known by the campers) features digital movie-making, animation and music video courses designed and staffed by industry professionals. At EdTech, campers create videos and animations using professional filming and editing techniques and accessible technology. We aim to inspire kids to continue artistic explorations through digital media beyond their camp experience! Visit for more.
Cost: approx. $550/wk

Marin Horizon Summer Camp offers swimming, gymnastics and capoeira lessons, off-campus park walks, sports, arts and crafts, music and more for children ages three to eight. We feature a high teacher-to-student ratio for even the youngest campers! Teachers in the 3 to 5 yr old program are ECE specialists and all of our staff is year-round MHS staff! Swimming lessons every day for 4 and 5 yr old and Gymnastics classes every day for 3 yr olds. Six through 8 year olds take field trips every Friday to destinations such as Zeum, McNear's Beach, and the SF Zoo. They also have swimming lessons twice a week! We offer flexible scheduling, drop-in days, and daycare for busy parents.

Camp Galileo combines top quality art, science and outdoor activities with fun camp traditions and dynamic staff to create an experience pre-kinder to entering 5th graders. Curriculum is developed in partnership with The Tech Museum of Innovation, de Young Museum and Klutz.

Sierra Friends Camp The Sierra Friends Camp offers children ages 9 - 14 a memorable camping experience rooted in values of compassion for oneself, others, and the natural world. We welcome a diversity of campers from all backgrounds. While living at camp, campers and staff will create a vibrant community of friends and take part in arts and drama activities, non-competitive sports and games, sharing music, stories and reflection around campfires, and swimming in our pond and the nearby Yuba River. Campers will also embark on two- to three-night age-appropriate hiking and camping trips that will inspire self-confidence through physical challenge, appreciation of nature, and skills in camping and teamwork. Two- and four-week sessions. Sliding fee scale. For more information visit here or call 530-273-3183.

GirlVentures is a program to empower adolescent girls to develop and express their strengths. At GirlVentures we explore self, community, and the natural world through outdoor adventure, creative arts, and group experiences.

Visit Yo! BasecampRock Climbing Camps for something fun this summer. A variety of climbing camps to choose from.

Adventure Camps since 1971 Summer Camp Fun. A unique mobile day camp for boys and girls ages 4 1/2 to 14. The sessions begin on June and run weekly through September You may enroll your child weekly or for the whole summer. Drop-off and pick-up at convenient locations throughout the City and in Mill Valley. Spring break day camp available Arpil... Call Rory Judge Camp Director and Owner at 415.388.2216 for further information and for registration forms. These camps fill, get in touch.

Check this adventure! What do you think. There is so much to offer!

The Mother Lode River Center- Gracefully nestled into a canyon of extraordinary beauty, our Outdoor Education Program and Whitewater trips offer a unique blend of play and challenge next to the sparkling currents and eddies of California's most popular whitewater river.

YMCA Camp Jones Gulch High Adventure programs provide youth, grades 6 through 12 with exciting opportunities to build character and self-esteem, set and achieve goals and develop healthy relationships with others. Youth will make new friends and gain an understanding of teamwork and leadership. Participants learn "low-impact" camping skills and cultivate an appreciation of the natural environment around them as they travel through California’s most beautiful wilderness.

Trips begin and end at several YMCA of San Francisco branches, and are led by trained wilderness and activity experts. A detailed itinerary of the trip, as well as a packing list, will be mailed upon receipt of your registration form and deposit. A mandatory orientation meeting will be held prior to each trip. Sign up today for the adventure of a lifetime!

StonestownYMCA offers an Extreme Teens program: Extreme Teen weeks are designed for youth entering 7th through 9th grades.Programs focus on getting into the community and out of the traditional camp feeling. Each week is packed with extreme adventures through-out the Bay Area and ends with a TWO DAY camping trip, Wednesday thru Friday. Check it out!

Mountain Mill House Outdoor Center is a non profit camp located on Mt. St. Helena, just above Calistoga. We offer outdoor education programs and adventure challenge courses for elementary and junior high school students. Our camp is set on a 220 acre parcel of beautiful, forested land on Mt. St. Helena. We have miles of hiking trails, streams, and a pond . There is a historical building built in 1880, and historic silver, and mercury mines. We incorporate the natural history and surroundings into our Outdoor Education programs. Our ropes course is incorporated into our Outdoor Education programs, certain groups come up specifically to work on the adventure challenge course. We hold our own summer camps.
Further descriptions of all of our programs including our "opportunity camps", and who we serve, can be found on

Adventures Cross-Country offers two to five week wilderness programs for teenagers in California, Colorado, Washington, British Columbia, Alaska, Hawaii, Costa Rica, Australia and Fiji. While on these adventures, students participate in a number of activities including backpacking, rafting, sea kayaking and rock climbing. These programs are for enthusiastic students who want to do amazing things in extraordinary places. Programs take place in June, July and August. Programs are for students ages 13 to 18. Send an email to or visit adventures cross country for further information.

Check out Cal Adventure Camps offering programs in sailing, windsurfing, sea kayaking, rock climbing, and backpacking.

Whitewater Voyages is a pioneer in the world of whitewater. Offering professionally guided whitewater rafting trips throughout California.On both Whitewater Summer Camps and CAmp RAFT young people learn outdoor and river skills plus leadership and team building skills in an atmosphere of acceptance, support, caring, fun, adventure, and growth. Special trips include family trips/class I-II, team building, river clean-up trips, and whitewater outreach. So many different programs for learning the adventures of white water. Family trips, whitewater camps, kayak schools and more. For more information visit Whitewater Voyages or call 1.800.488.RAFT.

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