Colorado summer camps for boys and girls

Colorado Camps

Summer Camps in Colorado

The Centennial State is home to the Colorado Rockies, Red Rock Amphitheatre, Coors Field, and many state parks and universities, making it a hot spot for fun summer activities. With easy access to the great outdoors, summer camps in Denver, Colorado Springs, Boulder, and beyond provide your child with the opportunity to learn and grow in a beautiful environment. If your child wants to spend a lot of time outside this summer, whether your family is local or out of state, Colorado is a great place to do so. Scroll through our list of camps to help them find a summer program they’ll love.

The Best Summer Camps in Colorado

Colorado’s diverse landscape and vibrant cities make it an ideal state for exploring and learning alike. Adventure and wilderness camps are popular choices, as are academic and tech camps. Whether your child wants to trek through the Rockies or attend an academic camp, they’ll enjoy learning alongside their peers in a stimulating, breathtaking setting.

Camps vary by length to accommodate your child’s needs and preferences. They can spend the night at a Colorado sleepaway camp, for example, or head home after a day jam-packed with activities. Some camps are just for boys, some are just for girls, and others are coed, and there are camps that specialize in attending to children with special needs so everyone can enjoy a comfortable and rewarding summer.

Search for Colorado Summer Camps

Browse through this list of Colorado summer camps for the upcoming summer to find a program that speaks to your child’s interests and goals. Give them the opportunity to experience the state’s beauty firsthand and equip them with important skills they’ll use long after camp is over.

Outward Bound

Wilderness adventure programs worldwide, ages 12-22

USA and some international locations

Established in 1962

Outward Bound

Outward Bound continues to be the premier provider of experience-based outdoor leadership programs. With over 300 adventure-based courses year-round, all across the US, to choose from serving youth, starting at age 12, teens and adults. Course activities include rock climbing, sea kayaking, backpacking, mountaineering, canyoneering, sailing, dog sledding, canoeing and whitewater rafting, and more, in some of the most beautiful and inspiring wilderness ...read more

Catalina Sea Camp

Residential coed summer camp, ages 8-17

Avalon, California

Established in 1979

Catalina Sea Camp

Celebrating over 40 years of Excellence in Ocean Adventure! Summer camp on Catalina Island is a great way to spend your summer! Catalina Sea Camp offers 60+ ocean adventure and traditional summer camp activities, including scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, and sailing, to name a few. Catalina Sea Camp is an ideal combination of land and sea for a fantastic summer camp experience.

At this ACA Accredited, challenge-by-choice summer ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Revolution Soccer Camps

Residential Coed Camp, ages 5-18

Locations Nationwide

Established in 2001

Revolution Soccer Camps

Revolution Soccer Camps provide a camp environment which is appropriate for any age and ability level. We design our curriculum in order to give campers the opportunity to play the sport they love, improve their skill set and engage with their peers and coaches. Our staff is comprised of coaches and players from top programs throughout the country who are passionate and committed to their craft. The goal of our camps is to help campers enhance ...read more

PGC Basketball Camps

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions, ages 10-18

Over 155 camps. 30 states. 2 countries

Established in 1992

PGC Basketball Camps

PGC Basketball offers game-changing basketball camps for boys and girls from 4th through 12th grade and college. PGC teaches players to become leaders both on and off the court, and to think the game at a college and pro level. Each summer, over 15,000 players from middle school to college attend a PGC Basketball 5-day/4-night camp or Point Guard Prep day camp. PGC is for dedicated players who truly want to get better and players of all positions ...read more

GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps

Day and Residential Camps with separate sessions for boys and girls, ages 5-18

Locations Nationwide, United States

Established in 2000

GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps

The GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps were developed to provide young athletes with an opportunity to become better lacrosse players with instruction from the best coaches and players in the game today. Our goal is to help you keep improving, no matter what your ability level, through great coaching and healthy competition.

The foundation of the GameBreaker Lacrosse Camp program is our coaching staff. Our camp directors are a collection ...read more

Capitol Debate Summer Camps

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

15 locations nationwide

Established in 2001

Capitol Debate Summer Camps

Discover Capitol Debate Summer Camps, the premier destination for kids aged 11-17 to excel in public speaking and debate. Established in 2006, we've been transforming young speakers into confident leaders. Hosted on prestigious college campuses, our camps give your child a glimpse of college life, whether they're residential or commuting. Our expert instructors tailor their coaching to each student, ensuring personalized growth at every ...read more

Breakthrough Basketball Skill Development Camp Colorado

Coed Day Camp

Locations Across the US & Canada

Established in 2006

Breakthrough Basketball Skill Development Camp Colorado

Breakthrough Basketball conducts quality, high-intensity, drill based camps that focus on not only bettering a players skill set on the court but also building character and confidence off the court. These camps will strengthen your athletes mentality while boosting their confidence to become more aggressive and skilled players. Our camps will provide a focused, fun learning environment that cannot be rivalled. Our coaches passion is reflected ...read more

American Dance Training Camp

Girls' Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

AZ, CA, CO, IL, MD, NC, TX, VT, WI

Established in 2002

American Dance Training Camp

Hey girls ages 8 - 17! What are YOU doing this summer? You're invited to spend a week (or two or more!) with us at American Dance Training Camps - the ULTIMATE overnight dance camp!

At ADTC, you can share your love of dance, adventure, sun & summer fun with new friends and America's greatest dance teachers. In addition to core classes in contemporary, hip hop and jazz, campers choose between ballet, tap or world dance ...read more

Adventure Treks

Wilderness adventure program for Teens

Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, British Columbia, California, & Wyoming

Established in 1993

Adventure Treks

Adventure Treks is a leader in operating incredibly fun, community-focused, and growth-oriented outdoor adventure camps for teenagers. We've earned a reputation as one of the most professional organizations in the industry, and we've created memorable and life-changing outdoor experiences for more than 20,000 students across the world.

But Adventure Treks is more than just a summer camp for teens. Our adventure programs ...read more

SK Horses

Horseback Riding Program

Two locations near Estes Park, Colorado

Established in 1976

SK Horses are horseback riding stables located in Estes Park, Colorado. We own operate two public stables that offer horseback riding tours through Rocky Mountain National Park and Roosevelt National Forest. We provide a safe, fun, memoriable experience to our customers, creating a highlight for their vacation.

We specialize in all ages. With people visiting from all over the world, our staff (wranglers) never know who they will ...read more

Camp Invention

Coed Day Camp, ages 5-12

Locations Nationwide

Established in 1990

Camp Invention

Spark your kid's creativity and build their confidence with Camp Invention's all-new 2024 program, Illuminate! This summer, campers in grades K-6 will collaborate with friends in hands-on, open-ended STEM adventures designed to inspire curiosity, stretch imaginations and provide an unforgettable experience. In this brand-new program, they&#39ll team up to build a custom sports ball and light-up game, create a colorful one-of-a-kind ...read more

iD Tech Camps

Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs, ages 6-18

Held at 75+ campuses nationwide

Established in 1999

iD Tech Camps

Register today for camps held at 75+ inspiring universities! Your child will walk the halls of their dream campus, bond with friends and mentors over legendary iD traditions, and experience the magic that's made us the world's #1 tech camp for 23+ years!

At iD Tech Camps, students ages 7–18 unleash their creativity with the hottest courses in coding, game development, robotics, and creative arts. Find the program that ...read more

adidas Tennis Camps

Coed Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions, ages 5-18

Locations Nationwide, United States

Established in 2001

adidas Tennis Camps

The adidas Tennis Camps were developed to provide athletes an opportunity to become better tennis players in a fun, positive atmosphere. Our campers learn from the best coaches in the sport and leave tennis camp with confidence and a passion to enjoy the "sport of a lifetime." Join us this summer for better tennis, new friends, and the best week of your summer!

Our Camp Directors are among the best coaches and pros in ...read more

Teton Valley Ranch Camps

Residential summer camp with separate sessions for boys and girls, ages 11-16

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Established in 1939

Teton Valley Ranch Camps

Our traditional, 30-day Ranch Camp allows campers to be fully immersed in what our 2,300-acre ranch and surrounding National Forests and Parks have to offer. From fly fishing in flowing rivers, summiting mountain peaks on a backpack or horse pack trip to Sunday rodeos and enjoying a well-earned s'more at the day's end, campers have an opportunity to try it all! Many of our campers arrive on the Ranch never having mounted a horse or strapped ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Virtual Summer Tech Camps

Coed Day Camp, ages 10-15

Online Camp

Established in 1999

Virtual Summer Tech Camps

Virtual Tech Camps: Learn from home. Right now. Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you'll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project. -Structured, weeklong sessions available now in multiple time zones (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) -The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, ...read more

JCC Ranch Camp

Wilderness Adventure Program, ages 5-17

Denver, CO

Established in 1953

JCC Ranch Camp

Set on 400 acres of forests, wildflowers, and trail systems, JCC Ranch Camp offers a summer adventure where campers can be fully immersed in the beauty of the Colorado outdoors. A premiere coed residential camp for ages 5-17, Ranch Camp offers activities from ziplining to horseback riding, mountain biking to art classes, and so much more. Campers will live, eat, sleep, and play in our updated facilities that are designed to encourage a connection ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Revolution Field Hockey Camps

Girls' Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions, ages 5-18

30 Locations Nationwide, United States

Established in 2001

Revolution Field Hockey Camps

TRAIN, GET BETTER and HAVE FUN!

The Revolution Field Hockey Camps are considered the finest in the country because of our coaching staff. Our Camp Directors are a collection of the best coaches and players in the world today, skilled in all aspects of the game. Each coach is dedicated to the personal development and improvement of each camper, from beginners to elite players. The featured camp director matches their own unique style ...read more

Colvig Silver Camps

Residential coed summer camp

Durango, Colorado

Established in 1969

Colvig Silver Camps

Colvig Silver Camps sits on 600 acres surrounded by the beautiful San Juan Mountains near Durango, CO. As a small family-owned program, CSC offers a very personalized experience for campers age 7-17 by providing them the opportunity to choose from a broad range of activities on a daily basis. This combined with a large number of caring and dedicated role models allows each camper to create their summer and their place within our summer community ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

ARCC Programs

Adventures for Teenagers

North America, Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America

Established in 1983

ARCC Programs (Adventures Cross-Country) offers domestic and international summer adventure programs and Gap semesters in 20 countries throughout North America, the South Pacific, Europe, Latin America, Australia, Asia, and Africa.

With 40 years of experience, ARCC students travel to a variety of the world's most spectacular locations and participate in activities such as service projects, wilderness adventures, cultural immersion, ...read more

Astrocamp

Residential Coed Summer Camp, ages 8-17

Idyllwild, California

Established in 1988

Astrocamp

Celebrating 30 years of Excellence in Science and Adventure! Launch your own custom-made rocket at AstroCamp! Campers come each summer to make memories, have fun, and get hands-on science and astronomy training while participating in a variety of 60+ summer activities! Whether it's building and launching rockets or crashing a cosmic lander, campers are surrounded with experiential mountain adventure.

At this ACA Accredited, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Cheley Colorado Camps

Residential Coed Summer Camp

Estes Park, Colorado

Established in 1921

Cheley Colorado Camps

Cheley Colorado Camps is an overnight, western summer camp for campers ages 9-17 in Estes Park, Colorado. Campers come from across the United States and around the world and spend 4 weeks at camp. Activities include horseback riding, hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, sports, outcamping, crafts, riflery, archery, and more. We focus on community, resiliency, and independence.

Staff must be available for the full summer, which ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association