Youth Development

Teen Discovery Camp

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

2018: TBA

Camp Hours

Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Program Activities

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 one week before the session starts. We apply a $25 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.

General Fees

Members – $245 per session.

* Session 1: $225 for members, no camp on July 4th

Non-Members – $325 per session.

* Session 1: $292 for non-members, no camp on July 4th

*There is a 15% reduction for 2nd and 3rd sibling

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