Boulder Camps + Classes

Boulder-Area Drop-In Summer Day Camps

One of the questions we often hear from parents is “Are there any camps where I can take my kids for just a day?” Whether your schedule doesn’t have room for a full week of camp, or maybe your kids would rather get a taste of an activity before committing, drop-in day camps are a great option that allow maximum flexibility. Here are the Boulder-area summer camps that offer drop-ins:

  • Shredder Ski
    Ages 3 – 10
    May 29 – August 8
    Full-Day and Half-Day (Morning or Afternoon)
    Learning to ski and snowboard is a process and similar to other sports, practice is essential to short and long term success. Our professionally developed curriculum   incorporates many leading practices into an innovative indoor experience that will maximize your outdoor snow and sport adventures. This total snow experience also provides crossover benefits, so you’ll develop the skills needed both to shred on the slopes and in life. Online signup available at
  • Posh Splat
    Ages 4 – 14
    June 4 – August 14
    Full-Day or Half-Day (Morning)
    All Summer long! Step by step painting classes. Each class kids complete an acrylic painting on a 16″x20″ canvas. They learn technique, color mixing, and most importantly have fun! Each class is independent so come to one or come to them all!

    Register for one day or all week, 3 hours or 5 Hours! Whichever is convenient for you! Lunch is available during kid’s camps for an additional $6.00 for pizza, dessert, and a drink. Or pack your child something from home!
  • Great Play 
    Ages 3 – 10
    June 18 – August 16
    Half-Day (Morning or Afternoon, depending on the day)
    Our Camps are the perfect vacation activity – combining hours of fun and play with significant developmental value! We have developed unique curriculum for more than 50 different Camp Junior sessions, drawing from our extensive collection of fun, educational activities. Each Camp Junior session is 2-3 hours long (see schedule for for details), and includes at least a dozen carefully planned games and activities per session. Activities include instruction in a wide variety of age-appropriate motor skills and sport skills, plus tumbling, balancing, rhythm, obstacle courses, climbing, and plenty of free play time, running around and being silly!
  • Boulder Rock Club
    Ages 6 – 14
    June 4 – August 3
    Full-Day (1, 2 and 3 day sessions, depending on date)

    Our climbing camps are designed to challenge both the beginner and the experienced climber. We offer both indoor and outdoor options. Campers practice safety skills, belaying, and climbing technique in a fun, challenging and supportive atmosphere. In addition, campers practice Leave No Trace, and outdoor leadership development, all while having a blast!
  • Impact Sports Performance
    Ages 5 – 12
    May 29 – August 10
    At Impact, we have a unique opportunity to provide your child with an introduction to a variety of sports, with highly qualified instructors, in a state of the art facility.  Each week of camp will have a two sports themes we are featuring.  During that week, campers will learn the basic skills and rules of various sports, while making friends and working on team building skills.  Campers will have the opportunity for “free time”, chances for arts and crafts, enjoying downtime playing board games and watching movies and participating in organized activities.  Campers will also enjoy off site field trips and weekly swimming.  The staff at Impact’s main goal is for each camper to have a fun, active and safe summer vacation!
  • Inspiration Art Academy
    Ages 6+
    May 25 – August 22
    Full-Day and Half-Day (Morning or Afternoon)
    Let’s have fun creating art!  Art Campers will learn and practice many different art materials both 2-D and 3-D.   We will explore our creativity using critical thinking, problem solving and have fun making art!  Students will explore many different art centers:  Drawing, painting, collage, textile, printmaking, mural and sculpture centers are all available.  Both structured projects and “choice time” will be available for artists to explore their creativity.

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