Adventure Clubs


One of the largest programs the YMCA offers, Adventure Clubs nurtures relationships between parent and child through camping and other outdoor activities, creating memories that will last a lifetime! Weekend activities may include a camp out in the desert, mountains, beaches and even Catalina Island. All new participants must belong to a Nation and tribe to register for events. Call an Adventure Clubs Coordinator to join a tribe today! 760-942-9622


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USS Midway Bonus Events: Dads & Daughters (3/24/17); Moms & Sons (3/4/17):

Imagine spending a night in the Navy on the longest-serving aircraft carrier in U.S. Navy history! Now you have this opportunity to join other Adventure Guide dads/moms and kids on this bonus event. This event is battle tested and kid approved! This one-night program begins on Friday or Saturday at 4:30 pm and includes a Navy-style dinner, interactive activities, exploration of the flight deck, and Midway tours. You will have a hearty Navy breakfast the next morning before disembarking at 9:30 am. More information will follow to all those registered. Two programs: younger kids (ages 5-7) & older kids (ages 8 & up).


Click on the Nation Calendar and Nation Registration Form below. For more detailed information, scroll down and click on the Nation to link to their Nation website. Here you will find information on monthly camp outs, venue flyers and maps/directions to the camp outs.

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2016 - 2017 Princess Nations: (dads & daughters, ages 5-11)

2016 - 2017 Guide Nations: (dads & sons, ages 5-11)

2016 - 2017 Y-Explorers: (moms & sons, ages 5-11)

Trail Programs

Bounced out? Keep camping!

Bounced out of Adventure Guides and looking to still go camping with your son or daughter?

Trail Blazers or Mates is the place for you. There are challenging and adventurous outings and activities for all. The program helps strengthen the bond between father and your "tween/teen". You are welcome to participate in the Trail Program and your current Guides/Princess Nation if you choose.