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UCCS RecKids Camp program offers children a variety of activities each day assuring you that your child(ren) will have fun while developing relationships with other campers as well as the Campus Recreation Monitors, as they experience and discover the world around them. Both small and large group activities will allow your child(ren) to learn the importance of valuing diversity, being a team player and leading by example. Each camp session includes a variety of activities which allows your child(ren) to grow in mind and body. 
The 2020 Summer Camp Parent/Guardian Guide is coming soon! 
 

2020 Camp Information

Offerings & Dates

Winter Break Camp (ages 6-12)
Thursday, January 2, 2020 - Friday, January 3, 2020

Presidents' Day Camp (ages 6-12)
Monday, February 17, 2020

Spring Break Camp (ages 6-12)
Monday, March 23, 2020 - Friday, March 27, 2020

Mountain Lion Camp (ages 6-12)
TBD


Splish ‘N Splash Swim Camp (ages 6-12)
TBD


Outdoor Adventure Camp (OAC) (ages 8-14)
TBD

Time

Camp: 8:00am-5:00pm
Drop-off: 7:30am-8:00am
Pick-up: 4:30pm-5:15pm

Location

UCCS Gallogly Recreation and Wellness Center

Cost

See offering details below

Registration

Winter Break Camp - coming soon
Presidents' Day Camp - coming soon 
Spring Break Camp - coming soon 
Mountain Lion Camp - coming soon
Splish ‘N Splash Swim Camp - coming soon
Outdoor Adventure Camp (OAC) - coming soon

Need Registration help? Check out our Registration Tutorial
Registration is on a first come first serve basis and is open until each camp is full.

NEW: All children are required to have either their immunization record or vaccination exemption on file with our RecKids program prior to camp participation. Please email or mail the appropriate documentation to reckids@uccs.edu or mail to UCCS Campus Recreation, Attn: RecKids, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80918. 

Our trained and skilled UCCS Campus Recreation RecKids Monitors look forward to hosting and engaging your kiddos at Camp Offerings!

Camp Offering Details

Winter Break Camp

The Winter Break Camp offers campers a wide variety of activities each day! Campers will have time to swim in our aquatic center. Rock climb on our 27-foot rock wall! Play group activity games in the gym and outdoor play on the UCCS Alpine Field. Campers will also have the opportunity to participate in creative crafts. Our Winter Break Camp is run by UCCS Recreation Professional full-time Staff and UCCS Recreation Student Camp Monitors. Our team can assure you that your child(ren) will have an excellent summer camp experience! 

Camp Dates
Thursday, January 2, 2020 - Friday, January 3, 2020 

Camper Age Range
Ages 6-12 

Pricing
General Public: $110
UCCS Community: $100
Member: $90
Sibling discount: available during registration

Presidents' Day Camp

The Presidents' Day Camp offers campers a wide variety of activities each day! Campers will have time to swim in our aquatic center. Rock climb on our 27-foot rock wall! Play group activity games in the gym and outdoor play on the UCCS Alpine Field. Campers will also have the opportunity to participate in creative crafts. Our Presidents' Day Camp is run by UCCS Recreation Professional full-time Staff and UCCS Recreation Student Camp Monitors. Our team can assure you that your child(ren) will have an excellent summer camp experience! 

Camp Dates
Monday, February 17, 2020

Camper Age Range
Ages 6-12 

Pricing
General Public: $55
UCCS Community: $50
Member: $45
Sibling discount: available during registration

Spring Break Camp

The Spring Break Camp offers campers a wide variety of activities each day! Campers will have time to swim in our aquatic center. Rock climb on our 27-foot rock wall! Play group activity games in the gym and outdoor play on the UCCS Alpine Field. Campers will also have the opportunity to participate in creative crafts. Our Spring Break Camp is run by UCCS Recreation Professional full-time Staff and UCCS Recreation Student Camp Monitors. Our team can assure you that your child(ren) will have an excellent summer camp experience! 

Camp Dates
Monday, March 23, 2020 - Friday, March 27, 2020

Camper Age Range
Ages 6-12 

Pricing
General Public: $290
UCCS Community: $280
Member: $270
Sibling discount: available during registration

Mountain Lion Camp

The Mountain Lion Camp offers campers a wide variety of activities each day! Campers will have time to swim in our aquatic center. Rock climb on our 27-foot rock wall! Play group activity games in the gym and outdoor play on the UCCS Alpine Field. Campers will also have the opportunity to participate in creative crafts. Our Mountain Lion Camp is run by UCCS Recreation Professional full-time Staff and UCCS Recreation Student Camp Monitors. Our team can assure you that your child(ren) will have an excellent summer camp experience! 

Camp Dates
Dates coming Soon 

Camper Age Range
Ages 6-12 

Pricing
General Public: coming soon
UCCS Community: coming soon
Member: coming soon
Sibling discount: coming soon

Splish ‘N Splash Swim Camp

In the Splish ‘N Splash Swim Camp kiddos will be surrounded by trained, certified and friendly lifeguards and instructors as they dive into our beautiful aquatic center equipped with four (4) lap lanes, a vortex pool, in-water seating and toys! Each morning will be filled with a quality 45 minute swim lesson, structured safety drills and up to an hour of free swim time to allow the kiddos a chance to show off what they have learned! Kiddos will also receive a chance to flex their creative muscles as we partake in various arts and crafts activities! Not only does our Splish N Splash Swim Camp allow the kiddos to take a dip in the water, we will also get out in the sun and play some group games on our state of the art Alpine Turf Field! 

Camp Dates
Dates coming soon

Camper Age Range
Ages 6-12 

Pricing
General Public: coming soon 
UCCS Community: coming soon 
Member: coming soon 
Sibling discount: coming soon 

Outdoor Adventure Camp (OAC)

The Outdoor Adventure Camp (OAC) will offer campers the opportunity to dive into a variety of outdoor adventure and extreme sports. The camp will be led by experienced outdoor educators who will ensure a fun, safe, and dynamic atmosphere each day for our participants.  The OAC will venture off the UCCS Campus most days (weather pending) and explore all the unique outdoor recreation offerings in our area. Signature camp trips include outdoor rock climbing, paddle boarding, hiking, fishing, and more.  As part of the Outdoor Adventure Camp, participants can also expect daily time in the pool and daily climbing at the Student Outdoor Learning Experience climbing wall.  

Camp Dates
Dates coming soon

  • This camps features a mix of both outdoor sport activities such as outdoor rock climbing, paddle boarding, and hiking but will also include additional tourist type activities such as visiting the zoo, taking a mine tour, or other local attractions.

Camper Age Range
Ages 8-14

Pricing
General Public: coming soon 
UCCS Community: coming soon 
Member: coming soon 
Sibling discount: coming soon 

 

The 2020 Summer Camp Parent/Guardian Guide is coming soon! 


Questions or more information, please contact the RecKids Program Assistant at reckids@uccs.edu

Want a tour of our facility? Interested in Birthday Parties, Swim Lessons, or Summer Camps? We offer a variety of RecKids programming and opportunities! Please contact reckids@uccs.edu for more information.