One of the many benefits of Y membership is having access to Y Day Camp where you can choose from a range of camp experiences rich with camp traditions, activities, and meaningful achievements that capture the essence of summer and ignite potential. Plus, your entire family can enjoy healthy, active fun at the Y all year-round!

You must be a Y member to participate in Outdoor Adventure Day Camps. Click below to learn more and join today.

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Because many families enroll in overnight camp from outside of Maryland, Y membership is encouraged but not required to participate at Y Overnight Camp locations.

Outdoor Adventure Day Camp Experience

Our outdoor adventure camps are some of our most magnificent day camp destinations! Located in the great outdoors, campers reconnect with nature and explore the beauty around them, while participating in exciting camp adventures!



2024 Outdoor Adventure Day Camp Experience (entering grades K-6)

Soak in some of Mother Nature's best work in our nature's wonder day camp experience! Explore your surroundings and discover new talents and interests as you participate in camp activities that take on a new energy in nature's backyard. Activities may include hiking, canoeing, fishing, archery, swimming, science fun, sports and games, crafts, journaling, and more. Activities vary by location.

Member Rate: $294/wk

Available at: Camp Whippoorwill  


2024 Outdoor Adventure Day Camp at Puh'tok in the Pines

Located on 67 acres of pristine woodlands and bordered by the scenic Gunpowder Falls River and State Park, Puh'tok in the Pines provides the quintessential setting where campers can unplug from their devices and return to nature and fun! Activities may include outdoor swimming, Pony Rides, Farm Animal Care, Art & Crafts, Nature Studies, Archery, Low Ropes Course, Native American Crafts, Drumming and Dancing, Marksmanship, and Field Games. Lunch and snack is included. One-week sessions are available.

Puh'tok in the Pines Day Camp (entering grades K-5)

Rates: $467/wk - $498/wk

Puh'tok in the Pines Counselor in Training Day Camp (entering grades 9-10)

Rate: $55/wk

For more information about this camp location, visit PUH'TOK IN THE PINES.



Making ends meet can be difficult and we’re here to help. If your family needs help paying for camp, Y Open Doors Savings may be able to help lower your rate. Please apply if you need help HERE beginning January 1, 2024.