Parks and Recreation Youth Summer Camps
Below are brief descriptions of our summer camp offerings. Space is limited in our camps and many filled up quickly so be sure to register early (opens the first Monday in April) to reserve your spot. We offer a variety of programs for all age groups, so come out and find your niche, or try out something new!
Our youth summer camps age groups are as follows:
- MiNi 4-5 year old
- Children 6-10 year old
- Youth 11-14 year old
Planning your summer? Check out our 2018 Calendar of Camps and Programs.pdf.
Wave Rave Skate Camps
Details: Designed for beginner to intermediate skaters 3-14 years old, this 3 day camp will have you ready to shred in no time! Excellent cross-training for snowboarding and top recommended camp for active kids. Register
Details: Enjoy the Mammoth outdoors in this 4-day camp for 3-14 year olds that includes day hikes, outdoor games, bouldering, cave exploring, survival shelters, and an overnight campout complete with a robust dinner and campfire activities. Register
Mammoth Adventure Camp
Details: The ultimate Mammoth camp for ages 3-14! Enjoy beach volleyball, kayaking, street hockey, Frisbee golf, mini golf, mini ramps, bbq’s, swimming, mountain biking, overnight campout, and more during this 5 day camp. Register
Youth Climbing Camp
Details: Got ropes? Hosted by Ground Up Climbing Guides this youth camp is perfect for the aspiring climber ages 3-14 who wants to have fun, climb safely, and learn valuable climbing techniques. Instruction and all climbing gear are provided for this awesome 2 day camp. Register
Youtheatre Drama Camp
Details: Youtheatre is a fun drama camp offered for 5-11 yr. olds and 12-17 year olds. This 2 week camp is a summer favorite! Each age group will practice and put on a play as the camp finale. The 2016 presentations included "Annie" and "Peter Pan." Come and put on a show and have a blast! Register
School's Out Camp
Details: Come join us in our fun and exciting School's Out Camp! This 5 day camp is all encompassing with swimming, exploring, games, and a final night camp out! This camp is for ages 6-14 and is a great opportunity to come get the "ya yas" out after a year in school! Register
Mono Arts Council Kids Art Camps
Details: The Mono Arts Council will be offering a series of FREE summer art camps for children 5 and older. There will be multiple 3 day sessions throughout the summer. Meet your true inner artist at this creative camp! Visit Kids Camps for more information.
Mountain Bike Camp
Details: Let's hit the trails together in our new Mountain Bike Camp! For 10-14 year olds, this 5 day camp will be sure to spark your sense of adventure while teaching you how to explore on a mountain bike safely. We will hit the trails around Mammoth and Crowley, and finish up the week camping overnight as a group. Register
Girl Power Camp
Details: We are excited for you to join us for this all new camp! Girl Power Camp is designed to help young girls ages 9-14 embrace who they are as individuals and as girls! The week will include rollerblading, biking, hiking, arts and crafts, a sleepover, and more! Register
Improve your swim strokes with the Whitmore Pool Staff and enjoy learning new techniques in the shadows of the Eastern Sierra. Whitmore Staff will teach participants water safety, basic rescuing skills, kayaking, plant and wildlife identification and other aquatic fun-facts in a fun and safe environment. Campers will also get to explore and swim in the local aquatic areas such as the Mammoth Lakes Basin, Convict Lake, June Lake, Hot Creek, the Owens River and the Whitmore Pool. Register
Junior Lifeguard Camp
Details: This 5 day camp is designed to teach 10-14 year olds skills necessary to enroll in the Red Cross Lifeguard Certification program. The five critical areas of instruction include prevention, fitness, response, leadership, and professionalism. Register
UK Soccer Camp
Details: This fun, challenging and skill-filled camp will perfect your soccer skills and expose you to new techniques. This 5 day British themed camp is offered in full and half day sessions and is available for ages 4-14.
For more information and to register, please click here
Challenger Sports Soccer Camp
Details: We've teamed up with Challenger Sports to bring you another fun summer of soccer camps. Learn new skills, make new friends and get tips from the pros in this week long session. With options for ages 3-14, half-day and full-day, and all ability levels, you can customize your experience and level of engagement in the sport. Both British and Brazilian themed camps available.
Youth Tennis Camp
Improve your strokes with tennis pro Kyle Osland during this week-long youth tennis camp for ages 6-14. Learn to master the basics while improving upon your current knowledge of the sport in a fun, exciting learning environment. Register
Husky Prep Tennis Camp
This camp is designed for athletes ages 12-18 who wish to improve their tennis strokes in preparation for the High School Husky tennis season. All levels are welcome to join! We highly recommend that any student interested in playing during the school season join this camp. Tennis pro Kyle Osland will help brush up on technique with fun exercises, drills and scrimmage matches with other camp participants. Register
We don’t want a family’s financial difficulties to prevent any child from participating in Town of Mammoth Lakes recreation programs. We offer full and partial registration scholarships for those in need. If your family is facing financial difficulties, we invite you to complete our confidential scholarship application which is available online and at registration. There is no deadline to apply for scholarship funds but we do ask that applications are turned in prior to the start of the program(s). Scholarship awards are limited, based upon need, available funds and number of qualifying applicants. Applications are reviewed on a case by case basis. Please allow at least one week for the review and processing of your application. Once a decision has been made, the Parks & Recreation office will contact you via phone. For questions, please contact the Recreation Office at (760) 965-3694. Please follow the link below to fill out our online scholarship application.
Check out our compilation of videos from the 2017 camp season:
For more detailed information including day by day camp itineraries, pricing, and registration, please visit our online registration portal:Mammoth Parks and Rec Summer Camp Registration
For information on how to create an online registration account, or to view our complete calendar of programs,click here.
If you are interested in seeing a bunch of really great 2017 Summer Camp photos check out our Parks & Recreation Facebook Page!