PDX Summer Camp List

A Searchable, Categorized List of Summer Camps in Portland, Oregon

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Category: High School

  • Young Women’s Natural Resources Career Camps

    These day camps serve as an introduction to the various careers in natural resources and provide opportunities for professional mentorship. During specialist sessions, campers learn from female natural resources professionals in careers such as recreation, timber management, fisheries, wildlife biology, engineering, public affairs, wildland fire, and more! Empowering each other, building camaraderie, and forging friendships…

  • Nike US Sports Camps

    https://www.ussportscamps.com/search Indoors Boys Only, Girls Only Day camps and overnight camps available Sports camps: tennis, basketball, swimming, soccer, softball, baseball, lacrosse, golf, volleyball, rowing, skateboarding, biking, skiing Ages 7-18 Locations include Vancouver, North Portland, Lake Oswego, Newberg, Molalla, Sandy, Mt Hood, Salem, Hood River, Corvallis

  • Summer Reading Skills Programs from Oregon State

    https://precollege.oregonstate.edu/summer-reading-programs-children-and-adults Indoors This summer, help your child become a confident, enthusiastic reader. These single-grade programs teach key reading skills, from phonics and sight words for younger children to comprehension, reading speed, and textbook strategies for older kids, and everything in between. Programs are designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development. Ages…

  • NW Danish Camp

    http://www.nwdanishcamp.com/ A Danish language and cultural overnight summer camp. Himmelbjerget is a week-long camp where we spend our days celebrating Danish traditions, foods, songs, and dances. While there is a strong Danish focus throughout the week, including daily language classes, campers can also expect the same activities and shenanigans found at any summer camp, including…

  • PTFC Soccer Camps

    https://www.ptfccamps.com/Default.aspx?tabid=1166275 Outdoors Multiple options: Rec Camps: PTFC Rec Camps will teach players the fundamentals of the game and allow participants to grow love for and experience how fun soccer can truly be. Our rec camps hold a variety of stations covering topics such as dribbling, passing, finishing, tactical, small-sided games, individual skills to beat an…

  • Boy Scouts Summer Camps (Various)

    https://cpcbsa.org/adventures/summer-camp Outdoors Overnight Boys Only Prepare for an unparalleled summer camp experience. Ride with the largest horse herd of any local Scout council, explore the Oregon Coast or adventure into the heart of the Cascade Mountains. Ages K-12th grade Location: Oregon Add a comment with your experience!

  • Fir Acres Writing Workshop

    https://college.lclark.edu/programs/fir_acres Indoors Overnight At Fir Acres Writing Workshop, sixty high school students from across the country come together for two weeks to write and join a community of writers on the beautiful, wooded campus of Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. In daily Workshops, participants study great writing and produce their own under the…

  • Motive Theatrics

    https://www.motivetheatrics.org/summer-camp Indoors For the older group (9-16 years old), our “Production Camps” offer the chance to dive into the world of musical theater. From Broadway hits like “Mean Girls” to timeless classics like “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” participants will rehearse, create, and showcase their talents in a condensed version of each production. For our…

  • Spotlight Musical Theater Camp

    https://www.spotlightmusicaltheatre.com/camps.html Indoors Sing, dance, and act in a musical! Ages 5-18 Location: West Linn, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • iD Tech Camps

    https://www.idtech.com/locations/oregon-summer-camps/lewis-clark-college#/reg-flow/avail-charts-lock?lid%5B%5D=138&rgnad=true Indoors Day camp and overnight camp available Game Design, Coding, Roblox, Minecraft, Battlebots, digital art, 3D printing, etc Get a taste of collegiate life this summer at Lewis & Clark College! Our Portland camps strike the perfect balance between STEM skill development and summer fun, allowing kids and teens to experience a week at…

  • Delgani Summer Quartet Academy

    https://www.delgani.org/academy Indoors Delgani’s String Quartet Academy is an all-inclusive, weeklong immersive chamber music experience. Participants rehearse and perform quartets and play in the camp-wide string orchestra. Students also have daily masterclasses and extracurricular courses in theory and history all while working closely with Delgani musicians. Ages: middle school, high school, college Location: Portland, OR Add…

  • Commonwealth Skateboarding Camp

    https://cwskate.com/camps Outdoors Winter Camp available Our summer skateboard camps are one of the funnest and fastest ways to get better at skateboarding and experience all of the best outdoor skate parks in the greater Portland area. Each day we warm up at Commonwealth before loading up in our camp van and head out to 2…

  • Hey Happy Makers Art Camp

    https://www.heyhappymakers.com/camps Indoors Each week will be brimming with exciting hands-on creativity. We’ll explore painting, drawing, sculpting, collage, tinkering, and maybe even a few surprises! Every camp will culminate in an Art Show that is open to family & friends. Ages PreK-12 years Location: Portland, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • Mosaic Arts Loft Sherwood

    https://mosaicartsloft.com/art-camps Indoors and outdoors Drawing, painting, sculpting options Two sessions each day available Ages 1st-12th grade Location: Sherwood, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • St. Mary’s Academy Summer Program

    https://www.stmaryspdx.org/beyond-the-classroom/summerprogram Indoors Girls Only St. Mary’s Academy camps are filled with adventures, hands-on activities, and a variety of fun games to pique every girl’s interests. Current SMA students serve as camp counselors, facilitating valuable learning experiences and mentoring campers.  Themes include sports, arts, cooking, crafts, rock band, game design, etc. Sports camps: basketball, cross country,…

  • The Portland Ballet Summer Program

    Ballet program for intermediate and advanced dancers. Auditions required for new dancers. Ages 6-18 Location: Portland, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • Alpengirl Summer Adventure Camp

    https://www.alpengirlcamp.com Outdoors, Overnight Camp Our trips are multi-adventure and include a variety of adventure activities such as backpacking, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, rock climbing and more! Ages 11-16 Locations: PNW Add a comment with your experience!

  • Big Lake Youth Camp

    https://biglake.org/ Outdoors, Overnight Regular Camps, Expedition Camps, Horse Camps Activities include archery, arts, canoe, ceramics, drama, photography, gymnastics, rock climbing, STEM, swimming, videography, windsports Ages 7-17 Location: Sisters, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • One River School Art Camps

    Indoors Arts camps: Painting, drawing, illustration, sculpture, murals, etc Location: Lake Oswego, OR Ages K-12th grade Add a comment with your experience!

  • PTFC Timbers and Thorns Soccer Camps

    https://www.ptfccamps.com Spring Break Camps also available Recreational/General soccer camp, advanced training camp Residential Camps available Ages 5-18 Locations: Portland, OR, Tigard, OR, Hillsboro, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • Balance Soccer Camps

    https://www.balancesoccer.com/camps Boys-Only Camp, Girls-Only Camp Outdoors, Overnight Get your kids out into nature in a safe space to play and explore. Don’t worry—we’ll play plenty of soccer, too. Ages 9-17 Location: Vernonia, OR Add a comment with your experience!

  • Camp Silver Creek

    https://theyonline.org/camps/camp-silver-creek YMCA, Outdoors Traditional overnight camp, Overnight Teen camp, Leader in Training Camp, Family Camp Activities include: Archery, Swimming, Skill Groups, Arts and Crafts, Hiking, Boating, Fishing, Field Games, Creek Walks, Polar Bears, Twilight Games, Campfires, Weekly overnight Campouts Location: Salem, OR Ages 1st-10th grade Add a comment with your experience!

  • YMCA Camps

    https://www.ymcacw.org/programs/camps Recreation classes for all ages in multiple locations Enrichment camps, teen camps, sports camps, full-day camps Indoors and outdoors Locations: 25 locations throughout the Portland and Vancouver areas Ages: 4-18 Add a comment with your experience!

  • Camp Cleawox

    https://www.girlscoutsosw.org/en/members/for-girl-scouts/camp-and-outdoors/overnight-camp/camp-cleawox.html Girl Scout Camp, Outdoors Overnight camp Girls will explore, discover, and create on a wooded peninsula surrounded by Lake Cleawox and Honeyman Memorial State Park sand dunes. Classic Camp, Specialty/Themed Camps with oceans, art, outdoor skills, etc Leadership Camp available for high school girls Location: Florence, OR Ages 2nd-12th grade Add a comment with…

  • Ekone Ranch

    https://www.ekone.org/about-summer-camp Outdoors Overnight camp Horses, Music, Cooking Camps Girls-only horse camp available (1 session) Family camp also available Together, we engage in play, work, skill-building, and activities designed to connect us to nature, each other, and ourselves.  We learn to listen closely to the birds.  We stalk the deer at the pond.  We create art…

  • Camp Collins

    https://www.ymcacw.org/programs/camps/camp-camp-collins Outdoors Day camp, Overnight camp, High School Overnight Camp, Counselors in Training Camp Campers will live together in our cabin villages, enjoy meals together, and enjoy a variety of camp activities, such as horseback rides, archery, swimming, climbing tower, team buildings, crafts, and much more.  Location: Gresham, OR Ages 2nd-12th Grade Add a comment…

  • Westwind Camp

    Outdoors, Overnight camp Youth Camps, Teen Camps, Family Camps also available A session of summer camp offers campers the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of exciting camp activities that include water sports (canoeing, kayaking, paddle-boarding, wetsuit swimming), archery, challenge course, arts and crafts, disc golf, star gazing, campfires, and many more. Ages K-12th…

  • PCC Summer Teen Program

    https://www.pcc.edu/community/special-classes/teen Add a comment with your experience!

  • Oregon Children’s Theater Summer Camps

    https://www.octc.org/class-registration Indoors Theater camp, Acting, Musical Theater, Music and Movement, Playwriting Location: SW Portland, OR Ages 5-18 Add a comment with your experience!

  • Camp Namanu

    https://www.campfirecolumbia.org/namanu/summer-camp-at-camp-namanu Overnight camp Activities include hiking, swimming, arts & crafts, and exploring nature. As kids age through Namanu, new programs become available to them, such as archery, overnight hikes, weaving, and high ropes challenge courses. We encourage campers to help create their own cabin schedules each week by choosing activities they’re interested in. Ages 2nd-12th…