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2022 Summer Camp & Kid's Activities Guide. Best of the Best in NoCo.

Updated 6/8/2022

By Melissa Shrader Editor Publisher Loveland Macaroni Kid March 21, 2022

It's finally here! Summer Camps for everyone. This guide includes a variety of camps to cover a variety of interests. 





NoCo Grocery GRAB! Is Back for 2022! 

Enter For Your Chance To Win a Shopping Spree @ Lucky's Market Fort Collins.

What is Grocery Grab?

It's a fresh event bringing the energy of the classic TV show Supermarket Sweep to Northern Colorado. People buy raffle tickets and enter to win a chance to do a Grocery Grab! You can win one of the top three prizes $500, $750, or $1000 shopping spree at Lucky's Market in Fort Collins.




Arsenal Colorado

Arsenal Colorado is a non-profit soccer club in Northern Colorado that uses the power of soccer to inspire, to develop, to achieve, and to build community. We offer established and successful programs to youth from ages 4 - 18.

Artisan You

Artisan You is a Paint Your Own Pottery Studio, also offering Glass Fusing and Handbuilding with Clay. We offer Summer Camps, Birthday Parties, Adult and Kids classes, along with being a walk-in studio. Come create with us anytime.





Colorado State University Summer K-12 Programs
CSU summer programs for kindergarten through high school students include credit-bearing, academic, and sport programs. These programs are offered by many CSU departments and organizations hosting in-person, virtual, and hybrid experiences. The portal will be updated regularly as programs are added or changes are needed due to health guidance and policies related to the pandemic. For updates, please visit the CSU K-12 Summer Programs Portal. - Fort Collins

Fort Collins Circus Center

Our summer camp offers 3 weeks of circus experiences including aerial, partner acrobatics, theater, tumbling, rolla bolla, stilt walking, juggling, hooping, and unicycling! We dive into skill building and inner workings of creating a multi-disciplinary circus production. Just like Cirque du Soleil!

City of Fort Collins Summer Camps

Camp FunQuest is a full-day, state-licensed childcare program for kids ages 5-15 when school is out of session and during summer break. Unique activities including games, crafts, S.T.E.M., and field trips, are designed with children’s age, developmental stage, and interests in mind. K-5 Camp Funquest, Preschool Camps, STEM Camps and more. 





Grace Place Breakaway: World of Wonder 
Hang on tight and get ready to fly away to the most high energy, fun-filled, summer camp in Northern Colorado! During Breakaway: World of Wonder, your kids are going to have an awesome time learning about who God is and building lasting relationships through interactive stories, hands on creative art, and adventurous rec activities. It's all happening right here June 20-24.- Berthoud




Just Between Friends Consignment Sale

Raising kids is expensive...not to mention they grow out of things so darn fast.  That's why we created Just Between Friends. Our amazing events allow families to sell the items their kids no longer use and get way MORE for LESS! It's a win-win and why I love JBF...I know you will too!

We have sales several times a year and it's a great place to get 50-90% off retail prices on your kids items. We also have maternity, household items, and sports equipment.




NoCo Theatrix Children's Theater

NoCo Theatrix Children's Theater offers a wide range of classes for students ages 3 - 18 who love to sing, dance and act! We have 1/2 day workshops, 1 week and 2 week camps. Performance camps, dance camps, acting camps, and tech camps.




The Rainbow Club Preschool

We're Rainbow Club - a preschool with a unique and blended approach to teaching and learning.
We are two passionate and experienced teachers who serve 12 preschool-aged students, keeping a low teacher-to-student ratio of 1:6.
Serving students ages ~2.5-5.5 years old  Monday-Thursday 8:00-4:30pm Two-day program (M/W) or (T/Th) Four-day program (M-Th) Summer Camps are open and ready for registration now! Questions? Email rainbowclubco@gmail.com





The Academy by DivaBee
A Theatre Summer Camp for bright, talented, hard-working, fun kids!
$849 per camper. Includes daily camps for 3 weeks, education and training from professional performers, and live performances on a professional stage with costumes, sets, props and MEMORIES!
All camps run Tuesday-Friday each week for the first two weeks of camp and are held at The Academy in Fort Collins. THEN, the third week (Tech Week) AND all performances will be at The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse in Johnstown." - Fort Collins


Camp Urbie's Adventure SUMMER CAMP
Urban Air Adventure Park offers the ultimate adventure-filled day camp. Camp Urbie’s Adventure Camp is the chance for kids to beat the summer heat and explore the best indoor playground around. Register today for a whole week of play, guided activities, games and competitions, snacks and more!


Varsity Tutors

Varsity Tutors summer camps are virtual! Choose a camp.
Prepare for adventure!
Ancient Adventures  |   Brainteasers  |   Chinese Language and Travel  |   Chess Masters  |   Curious World  |   Dino Discovery  |   Money Matters  |   Roblox  |   Space  |   Spanish Language and Travel  |   Weather Wonders  |   Wildlife  |   Young Animators 






YMCA Berthoud, Loveland, Johnstown
At Y day camp, kids can develop skills, self-confidence, new friendships and a sense of belonging — all while having tons of fun. From riding bikes and climbing mountains to arts and crafts to outdoor adventures to science and technology, a Y day camp experience offers kids the chance to learn new things and enjoy new adventures. In order to have fun and thrive, kids need to feel both physically and emotionally safe. When you drop your child off at a state-licensed YMCA day camp, you can rest assured that their total well-being will be nurtured and supported by caring Y staff who are committed to ensuring that their experience is a great one. We’ve adapted our day camp programs to meet CDC, state and local safety recommendations to help keep kids safe from COVID-19. Summer at the Y allows kids the space to grow stronger and more confident in a safe, inclusive environment. Our day camp experience teaches essential leadership and social skills and helps kids build character and develop confidence and independence.
Various Locations Johnstown CO


Specialized Camps

Adam's Camp

Adam's Camp has several types of Camp for all abilities.
Early Start Therapy Camp
AGES 6 MONTHS – 4 YEARS
Early Start is a half-day intensive therapy program for children 6 months to 4 years old.
Intensive Therapy for the Kids & Insightful Workshops (or Just a Break) for Parents
The early ages are a golden opportunity for our intensive therapy model. We see 80% of our kids make significant progress in their developmental goals within this one-week program!
While the kids are enjoying their playful therapy in the morning, parents can enjoy a break or attend one of our helpful workshops, which provide insight on behaviors, help with navigating state and school programs, or simply connect parents for support.

Ascendigo Summer Camp

Premier Autism Summer Camp in Colorado

Alpine Sports, Lake Sports, Ranch Sports, River Sports and so much more!

Brain Injury Alliance camps

We are proud of our multi-day programs, one-day recreation programs, and numerous social events.  Participants will experience the best of Colorado with caring, professional and highly experienced staff. The activities include hiking, climbing, a ropes course, cycling, rafting, and social gatherings and outings. Winter activities include skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and ice fishing. Survivors of all levels of recovery from anywhere in the US are welcome to attend.

Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center

BOEC’s Wilderness Program strives to serve individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities who want to enjoy the experience of rafting, rock climbing, hiking, cycling, canoeing, camping, accessible high ropes course, and much more! BOEC customizes programs for agencies and centers that cater to a variety of disabilities and special needs, as well as many types of groups. Programs are designed to meet specific needs, abilities and goals. Our staff is seasoned in course planning and helping you to figure out the best course design to meet the needs and expectations of your group.

Camp Comfort

A Special Colorado Camp That Helps Heal Heartbreak Camp Comfort offers children a supportive environment where they can gain an understanding of grief and loss. Children learn ways to cope with their grief through workshops and activities, building skills that will help them now and throughout their lives.

Camp Wapiyapi 

Camp registrations are OPEN to children for the traditional “Best Week of the Year” online June 6 – 12.  We’re excited that a digital format will continue to connect them to make Hope and Healing Happen. A Lakota Sioux word that means healing, Wapiyapi is known for its customized staffing support including medical oversight to meet the needs of this special population.  Our mission is to foster healing, fun, and friendships through an exceptional camp experience and we strive to serve as many children affected as possible.


Fun Finds

ABDC School-Year Programs Summer 2021 Grades K - 5 Loveland 

970LAX summer programs Camps, clinics, and activities. 

Wooden Mountain Climbing Wall Loveland

Ascent Studio Climbing & Fitness Fort Collins

Camp Invention has tons of camps that open up minds of kids of all ages. 

Cheley Colorado camps have everything! Camping, horseback riding, target sports, high ropes, rafting, stand-up paddleboarding, mountain biking, fishing, crafts, climbing, backpacking, can of course campfires! Estes Park

Chessmates if you love chess this is the camp to try. Fort Collins

Art House Studio creative and inspiring for kids of all ages. 

Code Ninjas in Greeley are great for those interested in the building of games and programs. 

Gargot Farms equestrian camp offers daily care of animals and riding.  Berthoud

Harrington Arts Alliance (HAA) has theater summer camp classes that end with a live performance. 

ID Tech online has a bunch of summer camps for kids. 

Launch Creative Center and Sports Park have some fun camps too. 

UNC Northern Colorado Wrestling Camps These are technique camps. 

KID'S SUMMER FUN AT THE RIALTO Acting with performances on stage! 



NEW ADDITIONS! 6/1/2022

Young Peoples Learning Center - Mainly for Toddlers. 

Rivendell - For kids 3 - 12 Dive Deep Into Adventure Camp. 

Mighty Camps at Genesis Miramont South - For kids 5-12 

Canyon Concert Ballet Summer Session and Programs - For kids 9-24.

Super Quest and Grade School Skill Thrill at The Little Gym - For kids 3-12 

Play Crafter Kids Summer Camps - Geared to kids 4-12

Foothills Unitarian Camps - Various camps

Innocent Hearts - Camps and more. 

Immanuel Lutheran Summer Camps - For kids Kindergarten through 6th Grade. 

Boys and Girls Clubs - Enrichment for all ages and all interests Sports & Rec, Education, The Arts, Health & Wellness, Workforce Readiness, and Character and Leadership. For kids 6 to 16+.

NoCo Kids Camp - The wide range of activities and experiences offered at NOCO Kids Camp empower your child to grow, to encounter Jesus, to learn something new and to have a ton of summer fun! For kids 5-12. 

Wheatstone Climbing - Summer Camps, Day Camps and Summer Passes for kids 5-13.

UNC Sports Camps - Sports and more 3rd to 12th grade. 

Eaton Rec Center - All kinds of options! 

Berthoud Rec Center - All kinds of options! 

Rocky Ridge Music (Estes Park) - Classes for all ages through the summer. 

Cheley in Estes Park - Cheley has been owned and operated by the same family since 1921 and is respected as one of the best Sleepaway summer camps in the United States. 

Ramah In The Rockies - A complete Jewish experience for grades 2 through 11. 

Summer of Significance at Colvig Summer Camps - At Colvig Silver Camps, our goal is to facilitate the development of caring, thoughtful, and responsible human beings. Located in Durango. This camp isn't competitive. Top overnight camp but has day camp too. 

Renaissance Adventures Camps & Programs - Empowering youth to learn effective communication skills, creative expression, leadership, and problem-solving through fun and engaging live-action roleplaying summer camps and year-round programs. Locate in Boulder 

RMYC Rocky Mountain Youth Corps - A wonderful experience for kids 11 to 18 and adult.