If you’ve been looking for a way to keep your kids entertained and engaged all while creating memories to last a lifetime, sign ’em up for one of these awesome Bellingham summer camps! From outdoor explorations to magical quests, there’s something every kid will love.
Here’s a look at 11 awesome summer camps for kids in Bellingham:
- Locations and Dates Vary Based on Camp (Registration Opens March 1, 2018 & Programs Usually Run June-August; Wild Whatcom Located at P.O. Box 4457 Bellingham, WA 98227)
This summer, get your kids out and exploring the varied landscapes of the Pacific Northwest with Wild Whatcom’s Summer Adventures. This program works to teach your children to discover their own capabilities, better understand themselves and others, and develop leadership skills while enjoying some fresh air and natural surroundings. Registration opens in March, so click the link above to find the perfect camp for your child now.
- Locations and Dates Vary Based on Camp (The Firs Located at 4605 Cable St.
Bellingham, WA 98229)
Serving the community for over 95 years, the camps at the Firs are filled with endless themes and activities perfect for kids of all ages. Whether your child attends one of the day camps or goes all in at Camp Firwood, he or she is guaranteed to have a summer to remember, filled with nothing but fellowship and fun.
- Located at 1256 N. State St. Bellingham, WA 98225
- Dates Vary Based on Camp
At the Whatcom Family YMCA, everyday of camp is chock full of play and friendship, with a wide variety of activities like field trips, swimming, and other opportunities for play and creativity. Keep your eyes peeled on the main site (linked above) to register your child for this year’s Adventure Summer Camp.
- 2018 Locations and Dates TBA (Hosted by Renaissance Adventures c/o BAAY!)
A truly unique camp for kids in the area, Adventure Quest is a mythic adventure camp that your 6-17-year-old won’t be able to get enough of. Each week of camp involves a new “quest,” complete with challenges, riddle-solving, and swashbuckling with evil foes. If this sounds like something your kid would love, keep an eye on the site for 2018 dates (coming soon!).
- Located at 237 W. Kellogg Rd. Bellingham, WA 98226
- 2018 Dates TBA (Registration Opens in April, 2018)
Summer is a great time to learn something new! At the Kids’ College & Teen Programs, courses range from art to technology, with levels perfect for any age group. Whether you have a future Picasso, renowned chef, or tech wiz on your hands, you can give him or her the most enriching summer ever with this interesting program.
- Located at 1225 Civic Field Way Bellingham WA 98229
- Summer Camp Dates: June 15-August, 2018; 8:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday
This summer, keep your kids active and moving with the Sportsplex’s Youth Activities Camp. Campers spend time participating in a wide array of sports, from soccer and ice skating to flag football and rollerblading. This camp is also available during breaks, Purple Fridays, and snow days, so the fun doesn’t have to end when school’s back in session!
- Located at the WWU Outback Farm (516 High St. Bellingham, WA 98225)
- 2018 Dates TBA
With the summer programs hosted by Common Threads Farm, families and kids (ages 3-11) can connect to healthy food that can be grown right in their own backyards. All camps run Monday-Friday and end with an Open House for all families. Nurture your little ones’ green thumbs with a summer at this wonderful camp this year.
- Locations Vary Based on Camp
- 2018 Dates TBA (Registration Opens January 23, 2018)
You don’t have to be a Girl Scout to experience the confidence-building power of the Girl Scouts’ Summer Camp Programs. These day and overnight camps expose your girl to exciting activities, challenges, and adventures that she will never forget. Registration opens on January 23, so watch your calendar and give your child that one-of-a-kind summer feeling this year.
- Located at 1600 Kentucky St. B4 Bellingham, WA 98229
- Click Link Above to Receive More Info on Camp Dates
If you want to give your child fun, exercise, and leadership skill-building opportunities this summer, look no further than the Bellingham Martial Arts Summer Camp for Kids. This camp keeps young ones active, gives them necessary support, and teaches them all about the discipline, focus, peace, and more that comes with martial arts. If you’re ready to build your child’s confidence, sign up for more information at the link above today.
- Located at 555 Harris Ave. Bellingham, WA 98225
- 2018 Dates TBA in Spring 2018
Help your kids get their sea-legs with summer camps at the Community Boating Center. Here, campers can learn the joys of (and skills necessary for) sailing on their own, as well as a wide selection of paddlesports that will help them build skills both individually and in group settings. 2018 dates are coming in the spring, so mark your calendar for this awesome camp!
- Located at 1185 Roy Rd. Bellingham, WA 98229
- Dates Vary Based on Camp Program
If you want to give your kids that classic camp experience with the added bonus of opportunities for them to grow in their faith, summer camp at Lutherwood is your perfect match. With 105 acres, campers get to explore and participate in activities like archery, rope challenges, campouts, and much more. They also offer specialty camps for those looking for something different, so everyone is sure to have the time of their lives.