Sports and adventure camps offered by YMCAs

Posted:  Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 11:45am

The Boothbay Region YMCA, in partnership with the Central Lincoln County (CLC) YMCA, are offering a combined and expanded summer camp experience – with transportation – to give kids and teens in Lincoln County an adventurous, active and healthy summer!

Camp Knickerbocker on beautiful Knickerbocker Lake in Boothbay. What better way to explore and enjoy the outdoors but at summer adventure camp! For Maine Explorers, ages 8-14, four unique camp opportunities are offered:

Outdoor Adventure: Fishing, Boating and Blazing Trails from June 26-30 or August 21-25, where campers spend their days hiking trails, fishing and boating at Camp K and various other locations, including a sleepover with their counselors, experiencing the best our wilderness has to offer in a safe and supportive environment.

Survivor Camp from July 10-14 is designed for kids who like challenge and adventure through games, team building and basic survival skills. This camp includes an overnight at Camp K and structured time at the Baldwin Adventure Center.

Aqua Adventure from July 24-28 is for kids who love water play! Field trips include Aquaboggan, Maine Wildlife Park, DEW Haven and various other regional swimming holes.

Lighthouse & Beach Exploration from August 7-11 offers a fun week of field trips to regional lighthouses and swimming at various beach locations, from Reid State Park to the Pemaquid Lighthouse.

Boothbay Sports Camps this summer will feature Football Camp for ages 8-12, July 11-14; Basketball Camp for ages 5-8, July 31-August 4; Pee Wee and Rookies Basketball Camp for K-2 the week of July 24 and grades 3-5 the week of July 17; Tennis Camp for ages 7-14, August 14-17; and Soccer Camp for grades Pre K-8 July 31-August 4.

CLC Y Sports Camps include Tennis Camp for ages 7-14, July 10-13; Cheerleading for grades 1-6, July 17-21; Baseball for grades 3-9, July 17-21; Gymnastics for grades 1-6, July 31-August 4; Golf Camp at Wawenock for ages 8-14, July 24-28 or August 14-18; Football Camp for grades 1-8, July 31-August 4; Soccer Camp for grades Pre K-8, August 7-11; and Preseason Conditioning Camp for grades 6-9, August 14-18.

Download the 2017 Summer Camp Guide at your Y’s website or call for more information: or