YMCA Camp Platte is held at the Platte River State Park and runs for 8 one-week sessions. 

Ages: This camp is for ages 6-15

Camp Options:

Nature Buddies (ages 6-7)

Children will lean about the world around them through games, art and activities focusing on friendships and Mother Nature.  Campers will explore nature along the camp trails in the great outdoors, enjoy crafts, paddle boats, archery, naturalist programs about reptiles and camping.

Member: $215/week     Non member: $240/week

Wilderness Pals (Ages 8-12)

Children will explore the outdoor wilderness by hiking, learning about animals and developing outdoor survival skills.  Campers will challenge themselves by gaining an understanding of teamwork, build mutual trust and increase self-esteem. Pals will also participate in camp activities such as horseback riding, shooting range, hiking and the naturalist program.

Member: $215/week     Non member: $240/week

Riders (age 8-12)

This camp is deigned for children who have limited or no riding experience but a love of horses.  Campers will ride horses four times each wee and learn saddling, horse care and horsemanship.  Riders will participate in other camp activities including shooting range, paddle boats, crafts and the naturalist program.

Member: $235/week     Non member: $260/week

Shooting Sports Camp (Ages 10-15)

This camp includes archery, riflery, pellet guns, and tomahawks.  it starts with safety and basic technique, then progresses to advanced techniques.  Campers will participate in horseback riding, hiking, the naturalist program, crafts and games.

Member: $225/week     Non member: $250/week

 

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