Water Exploration Camps
Young people develop life-long skills with opportunities for water safety and recreation.
Wee Backpackers Learn to Swim Camp
4 & 5 years old, or entering Kindergarten in fall, 2018
Member Participants: $260/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $285/week
Weeks of July 16, July 23, July 30 and August 6
All of the wonderful outdoor adventures in the Wee Backpacker program plus swimming lessons! Each day Wee Bees will have a 40-minute progressive swimming lesson at the Burnsville YMCA indoor pool with our certified swim instructors. Little swimmers will also have time to play in our zero depth pool. The remainder of the day will be spent enjoying traditional camp activities. A swim lesson progress card will be given at the end of the session.
Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall, 2018
Member Participants: $245/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $270/week
Weeks June 11, June 25, July 16, July 30 and August 13
Campers learn paddling skills and canoe/kayak safety as they experience the challenge of navigating water! Kids learn to identify the parts of the canoe/kayak, paddling techniques, the importance of teamwork.