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Summer Camps (May - August)

Find your adventure in the great outdoors with these action-packed summer camps.


Summer is here! Spend your time at one of the many amazing summer camps that Colorado Springs has to offer. 

Space Foundation - Summer of Discovery: Science of Sport

Space Foundation Discovery Center is gearing up for another summer of fun, inspirational and educational workshops and activities focused on the Science of Sport. We might not all be astronauts going to the Moon, but we use space science and technology every day on Earth through the lens of sports and more. Discovery Center is going to have a summer full of family-friendly activities, starting June 2021. We are a clean, safe space for you and your family to learn about our universe and science all year long.

Date: Each Saturday starting June 5 - August 7, 2021
Time: Varies
Cost: Included in regular Discovery Center admission, $5 materials fee in addition to SFDC General Admission.
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Air Force Sports Camps

This summer will once again be packed with great opportunities for athletes of all ages to hone their skills in their sport of choice. The Air Force will offer sports camps in the following sports: baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, diving, fencing, golf, gymnastics, hockey, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball and wrestling. They will also offer elite camps in certain sports. The camps are open to children ages 9-18 and are led by AFA head coaches. 

Date: 2021 AF Sports Camps Session 1 will run from June 7-11, Session 2 will run from June 14-18 and Session 3 will run from June 21-23
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies
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CityROCK Indoor Camps

Don’t miss the opportunity to let your children experience the fun of Indoor Camps at CityROCK. Adventurous campers will learn the basics of rock climbing and explore CityROCK's unique subterranean artificial cave. Campers stay physically and mentally active, make new friends, boost their confidence and create lasting memories.

Date: Weeks June 7th, June 14th, June 21st, June 28th- July 2nd, July 6th , July 19th, July 26th, August 2nd
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies

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UCCS RecKids Camp

UCCS RecKids Camp program offers children a variety of activities each day assuring you that your child(ren) will have fun while developing relationships with other campers as well as the Campus Recreation Monitors, as they experience and discover the world around them. 

Dates:

  • Mountain Lion Camp: July 12-16, July 26-30, 2021
  • Outdoor Adventure Camp: July 6-9, July 19-22

Time:  TBD
Cost: Varies
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UCCS Sports Camps

Learn from UCCS head coaches and student-athletes and develop your skills in the top athletic facilities in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference at the Mountain Lion summer camps. From beginner to elite camps, there are multiple date options and prices to take your game to the next level.

Date: 2021 information TBD
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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UCCS Summer Camp

Join UCCS for an outstanding Summer Camp program chock-full of field trips, outdoor experiences, classroom projects in a supportive and friendly community. For elementary children, ages 6-10.

Date: 2021 information TBD
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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STEM Camp Week

Looking for ways to keep your kids engaged this summer break? Western Museum of Mining & Industry has the perfect opportunity! Activities are focused on science, technology, math, engineering and art and are offered to children grades 3rd-7th. 

Date: July 19-23, 2021
Time: Full day or half day
Cost: varies
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Colorado Springs Fine Art Center - Theatre School

The Fine Arts Center Theatre Company offers innovative and comprehensive professional theatre training programs for students ages 5-adult. Musical theatre, design, acting, play analysis, dancing, stand-up comedy and the collaborative process are just a sampling of the rich curriculum offered by their award-winning professional staff of instructors. 

Date:

  • Budding Thespians Summer Session (Ages 5-7) June 8-12
  • Emerging Artists Summer Sessions (Ages 8-13) June 15-26 & Jul 27–August 7
  • Youth Rep Ensemble Summer Session (Ages 14-18) Summer 2020 dates TBD

Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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Colorado College - Gifted and Talented Plus

A three-week summer program in June for students entering grades 1 through 9 in the fall.

Date: 2021 dates vary
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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YMCA - Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camps offer enriching weekly camp theme activities where friends are made through group games, sports & fitness, hands-on science activities, arts & crafts, music and swimming!

Date: May 24-August 13, 2021
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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Nature Camps at Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Center

It may look like just fun and games, but deep connections to the environment are made minute by minute at Nature Center Nature Camps.  Through daily outdoor activities, songs, games, crafts, hikes, and embracing children’s universal passions to build forts, sneak, and play unstructured in the woods, nature campers connect to the outdoors, and science naturally comes along for the ride.  Camps are designed for children entering 1st-5th grades and a special middle school camp at Fountain Creek Nature Center for students entering 6-8th grades.

Date: Varies depending on the camp
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo - Summer Camps

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo offers summer camp adventures that share the wonders of wildlife and wild places in fun and exciting ways. Campers meet animals up-close, explore the outdoors, interact with zookeepers, make treats for the animals, design cool crafts and more!

Date: May 31 – August 19, 2021
Time:  Varies
Cost: Varies
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Catamount Institute - Summer Camp

Summer camp with Catamount Institute is the perfect combination of science and adventure. What could be better than a summer of exploring the outdoors, learning about science, making new friends, and having an adventure? 

Date: Varies depending on the camp
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies
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Camping at The Fairgrounds

Camp, hike the Paint Mines, roast marshmallows by the fire, enjoy games and a family movie night 

Date: May 28-30, 2021
Time: 3:00pm - 10:00am
Cost: Campsite options are available including dry sites (no electricity hookup) for $25/night or electric hook-up sites for $35/night.
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