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2014 Day Camp Registration Now Open!

Get ready for summer fun! From archery to hiking to gardening and outdoor education, Camp Castlebrook offers a day full of typical camping activities – including daily opportunities for swimming and exciting field trips. We also offer additional activities such as  rock-wall climbing, fishing, reading and miniscience projects. We operate at the YMCA branch with an outdoor environment on-site. Our Traditional Day Camps are licensed by the state of Texas and ACA (American Camping Association) as “youth camps.”

 Day Camp Parent FAQ's | Camp Castlebrook 

2014 Day Camp Registration 

2014 Day Camp Parent Handbook 

Day Camp Menu August

2014 Day Camp Field Trips & Activities 


Quick Answers

What is the staff/child ratio at camp? Our camp follows a ratio of 1 staff to 10 children. During some activities and field trips the ratio is lower.

What does my camper need to bring to camp? Please label everything your child brings. A few camp necessities include lunch, water bottle, backpack, swim suit, towel, sunscreen, hat, tennis shoes, and comfy clothes.

Does the Y provide snacks? Yes, we provide a morning and afternoon snack. Please be sure to list any allergies on your enrollment form. Snack menus will be available each month.

What about swimming? Campers get the chance to swim every day at our indoor pool. Campers who wish to swim in the deeper end of the pool will be tested by YMCA lifeguards each day. Campers will wear flotation devices if they are not strong swimmers and all swimming is supervised by YMCA lifeguards and camp staff at all times. Swim lessons are available during camp hours as well.

How can I reach camp? Our camp has a cell phone that a staff person keeps on them at all times. If you have questions you may reach them at 817-825-6012.


5-12, 5 year-olds must have completed kindergarten.

Hours of Operation:

Pre-Camp 7am-8:30am

Camp 8:30am-4:30pm

Post-Camp 4:30-6pm


Registration Fee (non-refundable): $50, $35 for each additional child
YMCA Members: $110/week
YMCA Non-Member: $150/week
*Additional fees for some field trips

For more information contact the front desk or Holli Winn at hwinn@ymcafw.org  817-249-0500 and 817-244-4544. 


YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth | 512 Lamar Street, Suite 400 | Fort Worth TX 76102