City of Ann Arbor day camps offer a safe and positive environment where children gain confidence and learn new skills while enjoying fun-filled days outside exploring our beautiful parks. Visit the camp links to discover the unique programming offered at each camp site.
Argo River Camp
1055 Longshore Drive | 734.794.6241
Friends and fun on the coolest river around! Join us as we journey out each day paddling our boats down different sections of the beautiful Huron River. Our many explorations include kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddleboarding, tubing, rafting, fishing, geocaching, disc golf and a bonfire lunch. Argo River Camp is based out of a cabin and pavilion at the Argo Livery.
Argo River Camp – Completed 6th-8th Grades:
June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7 (4 days), July 17-21, July 24-28, Jul 31-Aug 4, Aug 7-11, Aug 14-18, Aug 21-25
Argo River Camp Just for Girls – Completed 6th/7th/8th Grades:
Camp Hours: MON-FRI, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Camp Fees: resident $225; nonresident $275
Buhr Park Day Camp
2751 Packard Road | 734.794.6234 | a2gov.org/buhr
From animals and world travel to Hogwarts and Disney, an adventure awaits each week for children ages 5-12. Our certified staff will lead a day filled with themed activities and swimming in Buhr Park Outdoor Pool. Campers will enjoy traditional camp games, sports, and crafts that are tailored to fit each week’s individual theme. Campers will also enjoy swimming outside as well as learn about the animals and lifestyles of early settlers by visiting Cobblestone Farm. Our staff are certified in First Aid and CPR. Please enjoy a $20 per week discount if you register by April 30.
Camp Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Camp Fee: $190 resident per week; $230 nonresident per week. Week of July 4, $130 residents; $165 nonresident
Extended Camp Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 4:30-6 p.m.
Extended Hours Fee: $50 resident; $60 nonresident
June 20-24 Animal Kingdom Week
June 27-July 1 Around the World Week
July 5-8 Shark Week
July 11-15 Disney Pixar Week
July 18-22 Super Star Week
July 25-29 Hogwarts Week
Aug 1-5 Wilderness Survival Week
Aug 8-12 Olympic Week
Aug 15-19 Mad Science Week
Aug 22-26 Star Wars Week
Aug29-Sept 2 Hodge Podge Week
To register: https://online.activecommunities.com/AnnArbor/Start/start.asp
Fuller Park Day Camp
1519 Fuller Road | 734.794.6236 | a2gov.org/fuller
This fun and unique day camp will offer campers the opportunity to go on adventures, try new exciting activities and have fun with new friends in and out of the water. This year we have all new programs to make any camper’s summer the best ever! Each week we will spend time exploring all the fun the pool, river and park has to offer. Campers will learn to log roll, raft down the river, enjoy water slide races, fun in our bounce house, play a little water polo, traditional camp games, sports, crafts and even some basic swimming lessons. Our camp is licensed by the State of Michigan and our camp staff are well trained and excited to help your camper have their best summer yet! All our staff are certified in First Aid and CPR and many are Lifeguards and Swim Instructors. We have something for every camper to love, so check our wet, wild, and wacky weeks below and join us for an awesome summer adventure!
Camp Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Camp Fee: $190 resident per week; $230 nonresident per week
Extended Camp Hours: Mon-Fri, 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 4:30-6 p.m.
Extended Hours Fee: $50 resident; $60 non-resident
Day Camp Schedule and Themes
June 20-24, Wet and Wacky Week:
June 27-July 1, Wet River Adventure Week
July 5-8, Mermaid and Mermen Week
July 11-15, Wacky Superhero Week
July 18-22, Harry Potter Goes Wild Week
July 25-29, Wild and Wacky Olympics Week
Aug 1-5, Animated Adventure’s Week
Aug 8-12, Wet and Wild Pirates Week
Aug 15-19, Wacky Build it Week
Aug 22-26, Wacky Sports Week
Aug 29-Sept 2, Wet and Wacky Hodgepodge Week
To register: https://online.activecommunities.com/AnnArbor/Start/start.asp
Gallup River Camp
3000 Fuller Road | 734.794.6240
Explore the Huron River with boats and fishing for a week filled with learning, adventure, and fun! Experience perfect summer days as we kayak, canoe, paddleboat, fish, cookout, art, and play in wonderful Gallup Park. Campers will have a blast outside while gaining valuable boating and fishing skills paddling the pond and beyond. All ages have fun swimming at the pool and rafting or kayaking the cascades.
Gallup River Camp Explore - Completed 1st-5th Grades:
June 19-23, July 3-7 (4 days), July 17-21, Jul 31-Aug 4, Aug 14-18, Aug 28-Sept 1
Gallup River Camp Adventure – Completed 3rd/4th/5th Grades:
June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28, Aug 7-11, Aug 21-25
Camp Hours: MON-FRI, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Camp Fees: $225, resident; $275, nonresident.
Extended Camp Hours and Fees: 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. & 4:30 to 6 p.m.; $50, resident; $60, nonresident
Huron Hills Junior Golf Camp
3465, E. Huron River Dr. | 734.794.6246 | a2golf.org
Huron Hills Golf Course will offer junior golf camps for boys and girls ages 8-15 years old. Young golfers of all abilities can have fun learning the game of golf, including the fundamentals and sportsmanship. This camp is great for beginner and intermediate junior golfers.
This camp is two hours daily, Monday through Thursday, for two weeks
for the following dates: June 20-30 | July 11-July 21 | *July 25-Aug 4 | Aug 8-18 | **Aug. 22-Sept. 1
Fees: $125/camp, $15 off for each additional sibling. You cannot register online if you qualify for a sibling discount. You have to call the clubhouse and a staff member will apply the discount to your registraiton. 734.794.6246. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Times for the camps are either 9-11 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
There will be a special afternoon session from 2-4 p.m. available only during the first two camp sessions June 20-30 and July 11-21. Those wishing to go to all three sessions and making it an all day camp, please contact email@example.com to sign up.
*Please note, the July 25-Aug 4. camp will be $175 for the week, but includes entry into the Herb Fowler Jr. Championship. The classes will focus on preparing students for competitive play.
**Please note that due to instructors availability, the Aug 22.-Sept. 1 camp will be focused more on course play and on course instruction. Campers for this session should have a decent sense of course flow and rules.
To register https://online.activecommunities.com/AnnArbor/Start/start.asp
Leslie Science & Nature Center Day Camp
1831 Traver Road | 734.997.1553 | lesliesnc.org
This summer, experience adventure in the great outdoors by hiking, conducting science experiments, and visiting LSNC's resident raptors and critters. Create art, make music, and enjoy the summer sunshine. Every day has opportunities to learn new skills like fire-building and make new friends as you hike the trails, play scatter ball, or search for creatures in Black Pond.
Each week of camp includes sessions for campers who've completed Kindergarten through 5th grade. Campers who have completed 2nd and 3rd grade enjoy an off-site field trip and nearly every 4th and 5th grade camp has a field trip and an on-site overnight. Every week, LSNC is offering an optional extended day session called Camp Cool Down, to support working families and campers who want to stay outside just a little bit longer.
Read session descriptions and register on our website,
or call 734.997.1553 for more information. The same camp forms are used at all City of Ann Arbor camps (except LSNC, which has separate forms on its website). Please mail or bring both of these forms to each camp your child attends.
LSNC has discounted summer camp rates for members! Visit www.lesliesnc.org/membership.
The same camp forms are used at all City of Ann Arbor camps. Please mail or bring both of these forms to each camp your child attends.