Summer is coming! If you’re looking for activities for your kids to enjoy this summer, check out my list of the best summer camps on the Central Coast below.
Camp Natoma is located on 360 acres and is nestled in a valley filled with Oak trees in San Luis Obispo County. The camp has been operating since 1941 and is owned and operated by Camp Fire Central Coast of California, a non-profit youth development organization. Camp Natoma welcomes boys and girls, 1st through 11th grades to its overnight camp program. The Camp offers activities like swimming, hiking, archery, arts and crafts, nature exploration, drama, music, geocaching, outdoor skills, games and more. Click here for more information on Camp Natoma.
Camp Cantu is a basketball camp made for kids! Each session is only three days long, giving younger kids a chance to experience ‘camp’ without the pressure of being away from home. Cantu’s camp is based on the fundamentals of basketball and is sure to get your little one ready to play! The first session is in Paso Robles while sessions two and three are in San Luis Obispo. For more information about Camp Cantu, click the link here.
Summer Super Camp-A-Palooza
This summer camp series in San Luis Obispo offers a wide range of activities for your kids. Campers can take part in activities like Gymnastics, Trampoline, Tumbling, Art and Crafts, Martial Arts, Water Games, and much more. Summer Super Camp accepts children from 3.5 to 13.5 years old with a broad range of skill levels – no gymnastics experience necessary. Check out their website for more information.
Looking for a day camp experience for your child in Arroyo Grande? Then check out Camp Tacanneko! This week-long camp allows campers to participate in music, arts and crafts, outdoor activities, swimming, and more! Open to boys and girls in Kindergarten through eleventh grade! Click here to learn more about this camp.
Morro Bay Little Guards
Morro Bay has created a camp for little ones that introduces them to the water. Activities at Morro Bay Little Guards include body surfing, boogie boarding, and teaching overall confidence in the ocean on the Central Coast. Kids will play team games in the shallow water and sand, practice ocean rescue and lifeguarding techniques, boogie board, paddle, and learn about local marine ecosystems, too! Check out this awesome summer camp opportunity here.
ABAC Kids’ Summer Blast
ABAC Kids’ Summer Blast is an activity-filled week in Pismo Beach that will keep your child entertained! Each week includes tennis instruction, swim instruction, games, art projects, gardening and nature lessons, soccer and more! Click here for more information.
Shell Beach Pioneer Day Camp
Campers will enjoy a balance of field trips and stay days throughout the week at the Pioneer Day Camp. This camp offers traditional camp activities and projects to encourage team work, character development, and skill building. Pioneer Day Camp is based out of The YMCA in Shell Beach and features guest speakers that promote healthy choices, physical activity, and positive self-esteem. Click here for more information on this camp.
Summer camps are a great way to ensure your children get outside and stay active this summer! Which summer camp on the Central Coast is your favorite? Leave me a comment below!