Adventure Camp

Join us for a summer of adventure! Fort Building, Fishing, and Horseback Riding Camps are available to campers who have completed Grades 3-8 at the end of the 2019/20 school year. Teens Across CT is for campers entering grades 7, 8, and 9 in the Fall.


Fort Building Camp

Session 2: July 6 — July 17, 2020
Session 4: August 3—August 14, 2020

Remember how cool it was as a kid to make forts in the woods with your friends with whatever materials and natural resources you found? Let your child discover the fun of creating something, learning to work with others and making a cool fort! Campers will construct the fort during morning activity periods and participate in traditional camp activities including swimming in the afternoon. 

2020 Fee per session:  Full Member $370  Program Member $420

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Fishing Camp

Fishing Camp

Sessions 1, 3, 5

June 22—July 3, 2020
July 20 —July 31, 2020
August 17—August 28, 2020

Campers learn the basic techniques of fishing out “in the field”at some of Connecticut’s best lakes. Campers will need to provide their own fishing poles and tackle. Bait will be provided by Mountain Mist Day Camp. Max of 12 campers.

Fee per session: Full Member $370  Program Member $420

Thanks for everything you do for Aidan and all of the campers. I asked Aidan this week on a scale of 1 to 10, how would he rate Mountain Mist Camp....and he said '15'....so he loves it like always. And I have gone thru a bottle of Spray-N-Wash which is a sure sign that he is loving every minute of it. Thank you again and I'll see you some time over the summer." - Lisa Pelletier

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Horseback Riding Camp

Intro to Horseback Riding (Completed grades 3—8)

Sessions 1: June 22—July 3, 2020
Session 4: August 3—August 14, 2020

Campers participate in an intensive two hour program at Hunter’s Glen Morgans. Campers will learn skills such as how to properly mount and dismount, walk over poles on the ground in jumping position, shorten and lengthen reins correctly, properly prepare the horse for riding, structured riding, horse grooming and how to feed the horses in a safe manner. The campers will leave from Mountain Mist in the morning and travel by YMCA bus to the horseback riding center and back to Mountain Mist. Campers should wear jeans and boots. Please bring shorts, bathing suit and towel for the afternoon. Parents will receive a special invitation to visit camp on Parents’ Day, the last Thursday of the session. Max of 12 campers per session

Fee per session:
Full Member $422  Program Member $472
Camperships do not apply to this program.


Teens Across CT - TXCT

Session 5: August 17—28, 2020

For students entering grades 7, 8 , 9.

Our newest specialty camp created just for our campers in grades 7, 8, and 9. A new field trip adventure awaits everyday! TXCT will leave at 9:15 each day, and return by 2:45, unless otherwise noted. Registration covers entrance fees and bus transportation. All other purchases, including food, are funded by campers. No trips on the first and last day of the session. This program will only accept 12 campers.

Full Member $415 Program Member $465

Please note campers must have a Meriden-New Britain-Berlin YMCA membership to register for camp.

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