Kids Summer Camps Arizona

Summer Camps for Kids in Arizona

Are you looking to ship off your kids this summer to one of the amazing camps Arizona has to offer? There’s plenty to choose from. And if they’re too young or too attached to leave overnight, there’s plenty of day camps to enjoy as well.

Overnight Camps

Backcountry Unlimited
928-421-1046  Ages 12-17
Teens get the chance to explore the Arizona backcountry. Get ready for whitewater rafting, rock climbing, swimming, hiking, traveling, camping, outdoor cooking, rappelling, kayaking through slot canyons and so much more.

Barrett Summer Scholars
ASU campuses  480-727-7786
Grades 8-10 (entering)
Academically talented individuals get the chance to live on a college campus, engage in college level academic work and work alongside a community of peers.

Camp Aloma
300 S. Margaret Drive, Prescott
928-778-1690 Ages 8-18
Campers get to hike and participate in events like archery, rock climbing and canoeing.

Camp Sky-Y
5725 S. Senator Highway, Prescott
800-660-1385 Ages 7-16
Campers get to enjoy high ropes, climbing tower, archery, target sports, paintball, canoeing, paddle boarding, nature studies, outdoor skills, performing arts, fine arts, ceramics, engineering, media and journalism.

Chapel Rock Camp
1131 Country Club Drive, Prescott
602-254-0976 Ages 5-18
This camp is for those searching to practice peace and justice. Campers will experience arts and crafts, games, prayer, friendship and more.

Curry Summer Music Camp
928-523-2323 Grades 7-12
A great mix of college and summer camp activities will be found at Curry Summer Music Camp. There will be an emphasis on instrumental, vocal, jazz and musical theater instruction in ensembles, master classes, private lessons, classes, and performances.

Embry Riddle
3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott
928-777-3956 Ages 14-18
Enjoy pre-college summer programs, which include Tech in Action – Game Design, Robotics & Animation (a two-week program creating mobile apps, developing games and designing robots) as well as Engineering, Space, Helicopter, Flight, UAS/Drone and Spy Camps!

Friendly Pines
933 E. Friendly Pines Road, Prescott
928-445-2128 Ages 6-13
One and two week long camping sessions are offered at Friendly Pines Camp. Enjoy activities like horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking, challenge course, dance, fencing, archery, hiking, guitar, crafts, photography and journalism, riflery, sewing, sports, singing, swimming, ultimate Frisbee, videography, waterskiing and more.

Girl Scouts
201 E. Marapai Road, Prescott
602-452-7040 Ages 6-17
A more traditional camp offering participants horsemanship programs for beginners through advanced riders. Additional programs and activities include nature, science, arts & crafts, sports games, outdoor skills, archery, other horseback-riding activities and more!

Arizona State University, 1151 S. Forest Ave., Tempe
888-709-8324 Ages 7-19
Get ready to build in-demand skills for futures in coding, game development, robotics and design.

Saguaro Camp Cedarbrook
3000 Spence Springs Road, Prescott
623-979-1984 Ages 7-18
A Christian outdoor camp that helps participants come to know Christ and develop daily habits of Christian living. Develop positive self-concepts, experience God’s beautiful creation, explore His Word and build meaningful relationships with staff members and other campers. Separate camps for girls and boys.

Tonto Creek Camp
245 S. Camp Tontozona Road, Payson
844-411-2267 Ages 8-14
With multiple themes and adventures, campers can choose from an array of events. Activities include space, outdoor photography, horse riding, kayaking, rappelling, mountain biking, STEM, archery, hiking, wilderness survival and swimming.

Day Camps

For Academics
If you have a brainiac child or worried about summer “brain drain,” these are the camps to seek out.
Advantage Tutoring

All Around Learning Center

ASU SummerUp Camps

Phoenix Country Day School

Phoenix Union Summer Freshman Academy & Summer School

Animal Lovers
Is your child mesmerized by furry friends or the Ocean? There’s lots of day camps for the animal lover in your family.

Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA

Arizona Humane Society

Life Enrichment Coaching

OdySea Aquarium Camp Ocean

Phoenix Herpetological Society 

Phoenix Zoo

Are your kiddos crafty? Artists have the chance to showcase their work in these summer day camps.

As You Wish Pottery

Carrie Curran Art Studios

Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation

i.d.e.a. Museum Wonder Camp

Phoenix Center for the Arts and Thunderbird Arts Center Summer Camp

Rachel’s Young At Art Studio

Sports & Fitness
Get your kid running, rock climbing, skating, dunking basketballs or flipping in the air. There is not shortage of options for the sport fan in your family.

AZ Ice Peoria

AZ on the Rocks

Breakthrough Basketball

Camp Hubbard

Challenger Sports International Camps

Dream Team Academy

Fit-N-Fun Camp at Xtreme Gymnastics

Flip Dunk Sports

Hi-Five Sports Camp at Ice Den

Hoop Code Showcase Camp

Kidtastics Swim Program

Phoenix Mercury Day Camp

Recess Summer Camp

Scottsdale Gymnastics & Trampoline/Scottsdale Parkour & Freerunning

Sportball Summer Camps

Sun Devil Soccer Camps

Multiple Activities
Does your child crave a variety of activities for a day camp this summer. If so, this list is just for them. Set them up for summer success with tons of enrichment through any one of these camps.

Cactus Day Camp

Camelback Desert School

Camps at The Children’s Museum of Phoenix

Childtime’s Camp Curiosity

Christ Church School

Gateway Community College

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Parsons Leadership Center

Grand Canyon University Summer Camps

Ignite Day Camp

Imagine That! Summer Camp

JGS Summer Fun

La Petite Academy – Camp Innovate

Phoenix Christian Early Childhood Summer Program

Tutor Time – Camp One-of-a-Kind

Young Mind Community Center