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YMCA of Greater Charlotte
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For campers ages 6 - 16.

Campers must be 7+ for two or four week sessions.
Session 1
Session 2
Session 2/3
Session 3
Session 4
Session 5A
Session 5
Session 6
June 3 - June8
June 10 - June 22
June 10 – July 6
June 24 - July 6
July 8 - July 20
July 22 - July 27
July 22 - - August 3
August 5 – August 10

Please check our online registration system for the most up-to-date availability and rates. Availability is limited for all sessions

Not sure about which session is best for your child? We have some guidelines for picking the right length session here.

YMCA of Greater Charlotte members receive a price adjustment of $100 off per week at registration check out.
Receive $75 off when you refer a new camper who enrolls in camp. More details >>

At the time of registration you will required to pay: 
  • $50 registration fee, in addition to the total above
  • $150 deposit, toward total above
Pay the full remaining balance at registration, or take advantage of our payment plan which is divided into five payments. 20% of balance is due on each payment date. During the registration process, you will authorize a credit card on file to pay the camp balance by the due date.
Payment 1
Payment 2
Payment 3
Payment 4
Payment 5
February 1
March 1
April 1
May 1
June 1

If you register after the start of the payment plan, you pay the $50 registration fee and $150 deposit; plus all 20% payments due before your registration date.
  • Register on February 2 = $50 registration fee + $200 + February 1 20% payment.
  • Register on March 2 = $50 registration fee + $200 + February 1 20% payment + March 1 20% payment. 
We offer add-ons at a nominal additional fee to give your camper more in-depth training on traditional camp activities. Add-ons include: Advanced Wakesports, Horseback Riding, Tennis Clinic, Paintball, Atlanta Bus Transportation Home, and Change Over. More details >>
When you choose add-ons through our payment program at registration, it is a different product purchase and drafts as an individual item for each session.
Campers need no money at camp. We provide a Canteen up to four times during a two-week session at no additional charge. Our camp store is open on Opening and Closing days of camp.
All kids deserve the chance to experience overnight camp. YMCA Camp Thunderbird works diligently to raise annual donations for families in need, especially those who would not be able to participate otherwise. More details >>