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Now Open!

Looking for a fun and safe way for your child to spend their summer? Commerce City summer camps are the place! Children and teens enjoy a variety of activities including arts and crafts, games, team-building activities, swimming, field trips and more. We maintain low child-to-staff ratios while providing a safe and friendly environment.

Summer camp runs from June 6-Aug. 5, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

  • Youth Camp: Ages 6-10
    • Commerce City Recreation Center
  • Adventure Trek: Ages 11-15
    Same program offered at two locations:
    • Commerce City Recreation Center
    • Second Creek Elementary School, Modular Classroom

Register for the entire summer session or individual weeks. Space is limited, so enroll early!

Important Dates
 5 a.m. Wed, Feb. 22 Enrollment period begins; packets available for download.
Parents must complete the enrollment process prior to registering for camp.
 6 p.m. Wed, March 1 Need help filling out your packet? Or just have some questions?  We will be available to assist you. This is not a formal meeting. Staff recommends printing and bringing enrollment packet to meeting — otherwise available for $10
 6 p.m.  Tues, May 9 Mandatory meeting for all parents/guardians and campers.
 6 p.m. Tues, May 9 Enrollment deadline (no packets accepted after this time). 

Camp Costs
Full day licensed Youth Camp (ages 6-10): Monday-Friday
  • $120 resident/$145 non-resident per week    

Full day licensed Adventure Trek Camp
(ages 11-15): Monday-Thursday
  • $120 resident/$145 non-resident per week

Important Information/Documents

Field Trips and Themes
*Field trips subject to change.

Weekly Schedules (Coming soon!)
*Schedules will be available at least 2 weeks prior to the specific week of camp.

Field Trip Waivers for Adventure Trek

PLEASE NOTE-Schedule may change without notice due to weather, fires and fire danger.  The front desk always has up-to-date location information regarding the schedules. Feel free to call if needed.

Half-Day Unlicensed Specialty Clubs — Enrollment Begins April 3, 2017

Each week, children focus on a new theme and skill set, from legos to sports overload. Half-day sessions are Monday-Thursday, 12:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. An enrollment packet is not needed for these clubs. 

  • June 5-8         Isn't that Ducky?
  • June 12-15     Lego Mania
  • June 19-22     Experimental Central
  • June 26-29     Sports Overload
  • July 10-13      Cultural Dive
  • July 17-20      Rhythm Nation

Mini Police Camp June 13-16Enrollment Begins April 3, 2017
Take part in this action packed police experience. Discover all the different aspects of police work. This day camp will have your heart pounding with live demos, building searches, SWAT and more!

  • Ages 9-12
  • 8 a.m.-noon
  • $20 resident/$25 non-resident

Police Camp July 31-Aug. 3Enrollment Begins April 3, 2017
This action-packed four-day, three-night camp lets teens ages 11-15 work with Commerce City Police Officers and get an up-close look at local law enforcement. Check out the 2011 and 2012 videos of our camp experience.

Please return participant packet (available May 1) to the recreation center by July 18. Remember, you must register for police camp. Filling out the participant packet does not register you for the program.

Mandatory informational meeting Wednesday, July 18 at 6 p.m. (Recreation Center)

Lisa Nordholt
Recreation Supervisor

Shannon Whitmer
Recreation Coordinator-Teens