Teen Discovery Day Camp
Teen Discovery is a field trip based program focused on getting teens involved in the community and outdoors. The Teen Discovery Camp utilizes the Plattsburgh YMCA amenities such as the pool, gym, racquet ball court, and rock wall throughout the sessions.This camp is for youths ages 12-15. Camp runs from Monday thru Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm, for 4 sessions each summer. On the first day of each session, camp will convene in the Plattsburgh YMCA lobby, and all other days they will meet at the First Presbyterian Church Annex across from the Strand.
Schedule and Hours
Teen Discovery Camp Schedule
Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm
During each session campers will attend one larger trip which include an additional charge, like The Great Escape, Pizza Put, Ausable Chasm, ECHO, or High Falls Gorge. During each session, students will have the option to participate in an overnight held at Camp Jericho as well.
Throughout the five sessions, teens will participate in hiking, fishing, swimming, kayaking, science activities, frisbee golf, sports, and other activities. Campers will also participate in community service projects with the Adirondack Humane Society, food shelf, and Reality Check. Campers will also mentor younger campers at the YMCA’s other summer camps.
Registration and Fees
Balance is due on or before the Thursday before the session starts. We apply a $10 late fee if payment or registration occurs after the deadline.
A nonrefundable $75 deposit is required for each session, which we apply to your balance.
Members – $235 per session.
* Session 1: $215 for members, no camp on July 4th
Non-Members – $290 per session.
* Session 1: $265 for non-members, no camp on July 4th
*There is a 15% reduction for 2nd and 3rd sibling