Adventure Guides

YMCA Adventure Guides is a nationwide YMCA parent/child program designed for boys and girls in kindergarten through third grade. The Adventure Guides experience enables parents and kids to have fun while sharing new, healthy, learning adventures. Spending quality one-on-one time as a family will help build a strong bond of trust and memories that will last a lifetime. Become part of a program that’s committed to helping you and your family grow stronger together.

Programs are offered at YMCA of Montgomery’s Camp Chandler. This exciting program offers fun and creative activities, including campouts scavenger hunts and more.

Date & Time

Saturday, November 20 –  Sunday, November 21.
*Registration will begin at 1:00 PM on Saturday and we will conclude with Lunch on Sunday.*


To help dads and their kids build strong, lasting relationships by spending quality time together doing fun, meaningful activities. 


Over the course of the weekend, Dads and their children will participate in all the traditional camp activities such as Archery, Climbing Tower, Canoes, Pedal boats, and Fishing. Adventure Guides Weekend will also include a campfire with s’mores, songs, skits, and all the wonderful camp magic that you would expect and have come to love.    


The registration fee is $100 for YMCA members and $125 for non-members. This cost covers the father and one child. Each additional child will cost $45. The registration fee includes lodging, 3 meals and all your activities. 


– Chandler Lodge- Father/Daughter: Fathers will stay on one side of the lodge and the girls will stay with Female Camp Counselors from YMCA Camp Chandler. These groups are separated by a common room area
– Parker Lodge- Father/Son: Fathers & sons will have the options to stay on either side of the Parker lodge.


If you have a group of 6 or more people that would like to stay in a cabin together you can select that option when you register online. Cabins can house up to 16 people and are all outfitted with air conditioning and heating. They utilize the bathhouses nearby the cabins.


If you are looking for a more rustic experience you can bring your own tent. Please make sure to select this option when registering online.