Camp & Outdoor Activities

There's a summer camp for every kid at the YMCA of Greater Brandywine! If your child is a budding scientist, a gymnast, an intrepid explorer or anything in between, Y full and half-day camps are filled with fun and adventure for campers from preschoolers through teens. We're busy planning a summer of fun for your child.

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Earth Service Corps

Earth Service Corp offers teens a hands-on experience in environmental education through service projects, field trips and high-adventure expeditions. Teens learn about wild life science and habitat restoration, sustainable agriculture, animal care and career exploration on the Upper Main Line YMCA’s 54-acre campus.

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Environmental & STEM

Enjoy hands-on opportunities both in the classroom and in the great outdoors through our environmental and nature programs. From learning the basics of gardening to caring for animals, and from botany to exploring the great outdoors, the Y has a variety of programs that will inspire a love of learning.

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Nature Programs

Become one with nature at the Upper Main Line YMCA’s 54-acre campus! From animal care to birding to hiking, fishing, gardening, camping and more, a variety of programs are available to inspire a love of the environment and nature for children ages three to 12. Workshops, such as full moon hikes and garden-to-kitchen lessons, are offered for the entire family.

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Summer Camp

Y kids stay active and stretch in new ways at summer camp. Whether it’s learning a new skill or game, working on a project with new-found friends or just enjoying some play time, camps provide room to grow and help kids build resilience and confidence.

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