Need a change to your summer routine? Join your friends at our Journey Camp for an incredible summer of developing confidence and self awareness thru team building activities, community service projects and lead the daily news broadcast for camp. We also enjoy activities like mountain bikes, rock climbing, skate park, water slides, BB guns/archery, canoeing and swimming.

TEEN JOURNEY CAMP AGES: 13-15 yrs (or completed 7th grade)

FEES: $150 | $170* (with transportation)

WEEKS: 1-12 (May 21 - August 10)


Enroll for Teen Camp at YMCA Camp Hyde

Step 1. Complete required KDHE forms

Step 2. Select weeks at Camp Hyde first, then select Teen Camp for the same weeks

Teen campers

PLUS field trips to:

6/1 - Sedgwick County Zoo

6/14 - Community Service Project at Kansas Food Bank

6/29 - All Star Sports

7/13 - Community Service Project and Swimming at Northwest YMCA

7/26 - North Rock Lanes

8/9 - South YMCA Outdoor Pool

Teen campers at a community project

Leadership In Training (LIT)

Camp Hyde’s LIT Camp is a SPECIALTY camp add-on giving teens real-life experiences that promote a strong work ethic, sense of responsibility, and pride. Participants have opportunities to provide support and leadership in a variety of camp programs and projects while challenging themselves through personal growth, skill development, and diversity appreciation.

Camp Hyde - horse gallop

Wranglers In Training (WIT)

For those who have completed at least 3 years of Camp Hyde’s Frontier Camp, WIT focuses on developing horsemanship skills by helping with lessons, trail rides, care/ feed/grooming, and cleaning. ENROLLMENT LIMITED TO 10 PER SESSION. Multiple sessions available and campers may enroll in more than one session.

Camp Hyde_Teen Camp

Counselors In Training (CIT)

Mature, enthusiastic teens will develop leadership skills and learn the fundamentals of working with children, under the guidance of experienced counselors. Teens who successfully complete the program are considered for staff positions the following summer. Application & interview required; contact jon@ymcawichita.org  to schedule your interview.