YMCA Summer Camps

Your Town Altoona

YMCA of Florida’s Emerald Coast

Camp Locations:

Walker Elementary – Crestview
3988 Stillwell Blvd
Crestview, FL 32539

Destin YMCA – Destin
4345 Commons Drive West
Destin, FL 32541

Ft Walton YMCA- Ft Walton
1127 Hospital Drive


What to expect:
•    Fun activities to include sports, arts & crafts, games & activities that kids love
•    Two field trips a week to places like the Gulfarium, the Beach, and Roller Skating
•    A weekly art lesson presented by Abrakadoodle
•    Staff who love working with kids, who are CPR/First Aid certified, have passed a background screening, and have received 24 hours of pre camp training
•    Breakfast and Lunch included  
•    (Destin Only) – Swim lessons and free swim time 3x a week
•    (Ft Walton Only) – Swim time 3x a week
•    Y Camp Readers – 30 minutes of daily reading and fun post reading age appropriate activities
What to bring:
•    Wear close toed shoes daily
•    Swimsuit/towel on swim days
•    Lots of sunscreen
•    Healthy afternoon snack
•    Refillable water bottle
What time is camp:
•    Crestview/Walker – open 6:00am-6:00pm
•    Destin- open 6:30am-6:00pm
•    Destin- half day/3 days a week- 9:00am-1:00pm
o    Includes swim lesson and free swim
•    Ft Walton- open 6:30am-6:00pm

Who can join in the fun?
•    Entering kindergarten through entering 6th grade in fall 2014
o    Minimum age 5
•    Entering 7th-entering 10th in fall 2014
o    For those who complete leadership training, will be placed in camp as leaders in training

Specific Dates and Fees:
See our website (www.ecymca.org) or like us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/ecymca) for specific information on field trips and upcoming camp activities.

Annual Membership:  $75 – receive member rates on all youth programs for an entire year by purchasing the annual membership – good at all YMCA of Florida’s Emerald

Coast locations

Early Bird Registration:  Save $25 a week (weekly rates only) by registering and paying in full by early bird deadline

Financial Assistance:  The YMCA does not want to turn anyone away due to inability to pay so we do provide financial assistance for those who need a little extra help – see website for details

Camp Week                 Dates                                     Early Bird Deadline

1                               June 9-13                                 May 30
2                               June 16-20                               June 6
3                               June 23-27                               June 13
4                               June 30-July 4 (no camp 7/4)     June 20
5                               July 7-11                                  June 27
6                               July 14-18                                July 5
7                               July 21-25                                July 11
8                               July 28-August 1                       July 18
9                               August 4-8                               July 25
10                             August 11-15                            August 1


$145/week for Y members, $170/week for non-members*
$30/daily rate for Y members, $35/daily rate for non-members
Leader in Training (entering grades 7-10)

$50/week for Y members, $75/week for non-members


$145/week for Y members, $170/week for non-members
$50/half day rate for Y members, $60/ half day rate for non-members

See Destin YMCA for more info on half day camps $30/daily rate for Y members, $35/daily rate for non-members  

Leader in Training (entering grades 7-10) $50/week for Y members, $75/week for non-members


Ft Walton    

Discovery Camp:  $130/week for Y members, $155/week for non-members
    (Grades K-2)

Adventure Camp:  $130/week for Y members, $155/week for non-members
   (Grades 3-5)


Daily Camp:  $30/day for Y members, $35/day for non-members


Specialty Camp:  $155/week for Y members, $180/week for non-members
•    See website for specific camps
•    Run weeks 2-6 only
•    Grades 1-6 only
For more information
Christy Wagnon – Camp Director

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