2024 Camps with Mixed Activities

Photo: Cactus Day Camp
Listings are continuously being updated (January 17, 2024) based on information we collect directly from camps through an online questionnaire. Please verify all details directly with the camp.
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The Barefoot Trail
17440 Forest Service 146W Rd, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001 • 928-405-6944 • thebarefoottrail.org

All Ages. Outdoor Adventure Park with foot fun for everyone! Enjoy an adventure through the forest on a 1-mile trail while barefoot. Experience manicured sensation paths while grounding to the earth. Explore the adventure stations and use all your senses as you walk through mud, dirt, water, sand, stone and rocks. Opening Summer of 2024. Book your reservation online through our website before your visit!

Boys and Girls Club of the Valley

Elevate your child’s summer to new heights of fun! Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley is the ultimate destination for your kid to have a blast and create unforgettable memories this summer. With 31 Clubs across the Valley, our Summer Programs are not only affordable but also packed with exciting experiences in arts, sciences, and sports for children. These programs are designed to foster self-confidence and leadership skills in a positive and uplifting environment. Teens can dive into entertaining programs with their friends and explore volunteering opportunities. Don’t miss out on giving your kids the most fulfilling summer ever – choose Club Summer Programs! Discover more at bgcaz.org

Cactus Day Camp
6050 N. Invergordon Road, Paradise Valley. 480-836-2267 • cactusdaycamp.com

Ages 4-13. Activities include archery, swimming, gaga, gaming, team sports, tumbling, crafts, dance, model rocketry, mini golf, climbing, cooking, board games, water slide, foam pit and more. We take summer camp to a new level with daily pep rallies and camper’s choice activities and culminate each week with a special event. Optional extended care available. June 3-July 26. 2, 4, 6, or 8 week sessions. Sessions are approximately $700/wk with a 2 week minimum. Registration opens to new families on February 14. Early bird discount available through February 29. Multiple session and sibling discounts available.

Camps for Kids
Gilbert, Chandler, Tucson, Phoenix, Prescott 480-217-0652 summercampAZ.com

Day Camps – Ages 5-12. Overnight Camps – Ages 7-17. Camps for Kids hosts Arizona’s most active and theme based camps! We have Animal Camps with horseback riding, petting zoos, face painting, baby llama’s & baby zebras, bunny parties, reptiles. We have Water Camps with fire trucks, water slides, foam parties, water wars. We have LEGO Camps where campers watch and make LEGO movies, and creations – only limited by their imagination. We have Cosmic Camps where the lights go low and the music goes up. Glow activities throughout the week. Gaming & Adventure Camps….just too much to list here. Go to SummerCampAZ.com and check out everything we are doing in 2024! Ask about our other seasonal camps!

Camp Chanen at Congregation Beth Israel 
10460 N 56th St, Paradise Valley • 480-951-3398  • chanenpreschoolaz.org/programs/summer-camp

6 weeks-4th grade. Camp Chanen offers a fun-filled summer of adventures! Students are sure to love weekly water play, special visitors, Shabbat celebrations and immersive experiences.  Elementary age campers will have 3 weeks of Lego Camps, and multiple field trips along with weekly water play.  There are surprises around every corner to delight and amaze your camper’s imagination.

Camp: Destination
3400 North Dobson Road, Chandler, Arizona 85224 (602)-456-0902 campdestination@desertja.org   campdestination.org

Grades K-12. Committed to providing summer camp experience of a lifetime for all campers. Engaging, dynamic schedule with innovative programming, designed to maximize full camp day. Mix of age-appropriate and all-camp activities build a strong community environment. Programs cover various activities, allowing campers to choose areas of interest. Focus from staff on team building, friendship, and community connection. May 28th – July 19th. 8:45AM – 3:15PM. Extended Care & Special Events offered. $230/week.


Children’s Museum of Phoenix
215 N 7th St, Phoenix. 602-253-0401 • childrensmuseumofphoenix.org

When school is out, camp is in at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix! Send your kids on an unforgettable adventure this Summer! Our Summer Camps begin on May 27th and run throughout June and July. Camps at CMoP are designed for children 5-8 years of age and feature hands-on learning, games, and activities that keep kids’ minds and muscles engaged during school break. All camps also include plenty of playtime in the Museum’s three floors of imaginative exhibits. Summer Camps at the Children’s Museum are $305 for Members and $345 for Non-Members.

Deer Valley Sun’sational Summer Camp
Multiple locations. dvusd.org/Page/84030

Ages 5-14 (preschool available one one location). Deer Valley Unified School District is offering a wide variety of 2024 Summer Programs! These include educational and social enrichment camps, educational intervention programs, credit acceleration and recovery, and more! Community education is offering Sunsational Summer camps including: sports, arts/music, STEM, theater, field trips, preschool options, and mandarin programs. Learn more about each camp at dvusd.org/summerprograms. Register for camp at: deervalley.ce.eleyo.com

Desert Botanical Gardens
1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix. 480-941-1225.

Ages 8-16. Join the garden for Desert Discovery Camps to ignite your child’s inner desert adventurer, explorer, and artist! Depending on the session, campers will explore plants and animals of the desert, tackle hands-on activities and challenges, unravel the secrets of nature, and explore photography and fine arts using the Garden’s unique plants and wildlife as inspiration. June 10-July 18. Weeklong sessions. $250-$295.

The Gifted Collective
623-986-8408 or inquiries@thegiftedcollective.com. Giftedcollective.com

Ages 7 and up. The Gifted Collective is a learning center supporting gifted and curious learners. Our summer camp offers weekly enrichment courses in June and July. We have classes for STEM, Coding, Robotics, the Arts, Jujitsu, Math Mysteries, Logic Puzzles, Mindfulness, Creative Publications, and much more. All courses are taught by gifted trained teachers or experts in the field. 

Higley Unified School District
Camps hosted in Gilbert. www.husd.org/kidsclub

Ages 3 (potty trained)-12. Kids Club Camp is an affordable program where children feel safe, nurtured and challenged. Kids Club provides a fun-filled summer camp with field trips, crafts, theme days, STEM learning stations, and much more! Available 6:40am to 6pm Monday through Friday and closed on all legal holidays.

Madison Christian Children’s Center
6202 N. 12th Street, Phoenix. 602-265-7885.madisonchristianchildrenscenter.org

Grades K-4th. We are Madison Christian, a church owned and operated center in the heart of Phoenix.Full time 6:30am-6pm, Monday-Friday. May 28-August 2.  We have flexible billing starting at $250 for 5 days or $175 for 3 days, which includes weekly field trips. Our VBS themed program includes lessons, recreation and crafts.

Phoenix Zoo.
455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix. 602-914-4333 or phoenixzoo.org/camps-programs/camps/

Grades K-6 (as of fall 2023). There’s nothing quite like Camp Zoo! Each age-appropriate, weeklong session is filled with animal encounters, activities, games, in-depth investigations and organized free-time. Camps run from June 5 – July 28. Availability is limited… reserve your camp today!

Sky Zone
Camp locations in Phoenix and Scottsdale
szphoenix@skyzone.com. 602.493.5867. skyzone.com/phoenix/programs/skycamp

Ages 5-12. Sky Camp is the ultimate summer adventure for kids! From 8 am to 5 pm daily, with optional half-day sessions, our camp combines fun and learning. Fuel creativity with arts & crafts, unleash energy during active play, and engage young minds with structured learning activities. Lunch and snacks are included for a hassle-free experience. Let your child’s summer be filled with excitement, growth, and new friendships at Sky Camp! Enroll now for an unforgettable summer journey. $50 single half day-$325 full day/full week.

Arizona Museum of Natural History
53 N. Macdonald, Mesa. 480-644-2230 • arizonamuseumofnaturalhistory.org

Boys & Girls Clubs
Valleywide locations. bgcs.org/programs/summer-camp

Dobson Montessori
K-12 745 S. Extension, Mesa • 480-962-1432 • dobsonmontessori.com
Pre-K 1130 S. San Jose Mesa • 480-962-1432

Camelback Desert School
9606 E. Kalil Drive, Scottsdale. 480-451-3130 • camelbackdesertschool.com

Cave Creek Unified School District
480-575-2440 • ecsforall.org/summer-programs

City of Peoria
623-773-7421 or 623-773-7688 • peoriaaz.gov

City of Surprise
14861 N. Spring Lane, Surprise. 623-222-2233 • surpriseaz.gov

Color Wheels Mobile Art Room
400 N. Old Litchfield Rd, Litchfield Park 85340 • 602-291-3457 • colorwheelsaz.com

GateWay Community College
108 N. 40th St., Phoenix 602-286-8130 • gatewaycc.edu/discover

Family Care KIDS in Phoenix
6750 N. 7th Ave. BLDG B, Phoenix. 602-562-0310 • FamilyCareKIDS.com

Gravity Extreme Zone
190 S Kyrene Rd. Suite 5, Chandler. 480-757-5411 or gravityextremezone.com/summer-camp-in-phoenix

Happy Valley Summer Camp
7140 W. Happy Valley Rd., Peoria. 623-695-9915 • happyvalleyschool.org

Heard Scout Pueblo
1901 E Dobbins Rd., Phoenix. (602)-955-7747 grandcanyonbsa.org/camps-activities

Imagine That Summer Camp
4455 East Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley • 480-570-5234 • www.imaginethatsummercamp.com

Kyrene School District
480-541-1500 • kyrene.org/CommunityEd

Mesa Parks Recreation and Community Facilities
480-644-PLAY (7529) • mesaparks.com.

North Scottsdale United Methodist Church
11735 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale. 480-948-0529 • nsumc.com

Phoenix Country Day School Summer Programs
3901 E. Stanford Drive, Paradise Valley • 602 955-8200 •  https://www.pcds.org/summer

Rancho Solano Preparatory School
5656 E. Greenway Road, Scottsdale. 844-516-2267 • ranchosummercamps.com

Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church
6715 N. Mockingbird Lane, Scottsdale • 480-948-5560saintbarnabas.org/camp

The Salvation Army Kroc Center
1375 E. Broadway Road, Phoenix. 602-425-5008 • https://krocphoenix.org/kroc-phoenix/day-camp


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