Specialty CAmps

YMCA Camp Chandler offers fun and engaging activities for various ages and interests. No day at Camp Chandler looks the same! Learn more about activity options below. 


(10-14 Year Old Campers)

Campers interested in getting more time on the water can sign up for SkiVenture! Skiers of all skill levels can enujoy the additional time behind the boat during this ski and wakeboard camp. No prior ability required. This camp is not for tubing, knee boarding, or banana boating; SkiVenture campers will spend two extra hours each day out on the boat with our ski and wakeboard instructor. Limited to 5 campers per week – apply early!

Extreme camp

(10-14 Year Old Campers)

This week-long program gives kids the chance to test the more extreme sides of Camp Chandler and themselves. The high ropes course, pamper pole, vertical playpen, and climbing tower are all offered as part of this exciting program. These activities are available to extreme campers only and space is limited. The campers will stay in the cabins with the Rangers, attend morning activities, and participate in other camp activities like free swim and night activities. This camp gives campers the chance to test their limits and meet their full potential.

Wrangler Camp

(10-14 Year Old Campers)

An exciting one-week program that allows campers to get up close and personal with our horseback program. The Campers will stay in the cabin with the Rangers, attend morning activities and participate in other camp activities like free swim and night activities. In the afternoon they will take trail rides and learn proper grooming and saddling. The session will culminate with a horseshow on Parent’s Day at the end of every week. A great program for anyone who loves horses and wants to learn more about them. Each camper will be assigned a horse to take care of for the week. Wrangler Campers will have approximately three times the riding time compared to Ranger Campers.

Fishing Camp

(10-14 Year Old Campers)