Summer Camps in the Presidio

Tuesday, Feb 15, 2022 Category Kids and Family

Do you know how your kids will spend their summer break​ this year? While camps fill up fast, if you’re still making plans, not to fret. We have a list of Summer Camps in the Presidio for you to explore! From animation classes to outdoor experiences, there are options for everyone.

February 16, 2022 update: For summer 2022, we’re continuing to revise this list, so check back in the coming weeks as more summer camps are added.

Camp EDMO

About
A camp where campers can not only discover things about themselves, but also learn about the world around them. Camp EDMO weekly themes feature fun activities designed in partnership with local museums, universities, and industry professionals.

Where in the Presidio
TBD

Age for Campers
Grades K – 4.

Dates/Times
Weekly Camps: Monday – Friday, 6/6 – 8/19, 9 am – 3 pm
Extended morning and evening hours offered.

Price
$339-364

Contact
https://campedmo.org/locations/presidio/
info@campedmo.org
(415) 282-6673


Cow Hollow School Summer Program

About
This program provides a curriculum inviting children to use creative, critical, and expressive languages while they explore the beautiful natural spaces within the Presidio.

Where in the Presidio
Cow Hollow School
65 Funston Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94129

Age for Campers
3 – 5.9 years​

Dates/Times
Two-week to three-week camp options: Monday - Friday, 9 am – 2 pm
Session 1 (3 weeks): 6/27 – 7/29 (4th of July CLOSED)
Only one session this year.

Price
$3125. Visit their website to learn more.

Contact
https://cowhollowschool.org/summer/
admissions@cowhollowschool.org
tvalentino@cowhollowschool.org
*(415) 921-2328


Lone Mountain Children's Center

About 
Preschool-age children are offered a weekly theme-based camp. 

Where in the Presidio 
Lone Mountain Children's Center 

1806 Belles Street, San Francisco, CA 94129 

Age for campers
For 3 to 5 years-old preschool-age children.

Dates/Times
6/13-7/29 (closed the week of the 4th)
8:30 - 12:30
9 am - 1 pm

Price
425 per week

Contact
http://lonemountain.org/summer-camp/
admin@lonemountain.org
(415) 876-0057​


Presidio Y Camp

About
With several camps to choose from, the Presidio Y has an option for every camper! They provide a range of traditional, specialty, and sport camps. Their exclusive YBike camps are a great way to build bike skills and confidence through their Bike experts.

Where in the Presidio
Sports & YRangers Camps-
Main Post Gym:
98 Funston Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94129

Traditional, Specialty & Middle School Camps-
Letterman Gym:
1151 Gorgas Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94129 

Age for campers
Grades K-8. Volunteer opportunities for grades 8 – 12.

Dates/Times
Weekly Camps: Monday – Friday, 6/8 – 8/14, 9 am – 4:30 pm
Free extended care hours. 

Price
$380 – $450 depending on Camp and Membership Type

Contact
https://www.ymcasf.org/programs/summer-camp-presidio
Camp Admin Team: presidioycamp@ymcasf.net
(415) 447-9692
Kelsey Roderer, Camp and Outdoors Program Director: kroderer@ymcasf.net
(415) 447-9695


House of Air – “House of Summer Camp”

About
Join us for Camp at House of Air San Francisco! Youth flyers will have exclusive access to the Matrix and Dodgeball Colosseum before the park opens taking part in trampoline games. One of the coolest parts of camp is when flyers spend time with our Training Ground pros and learn all the flips and tricks. In addition to all the fun jumping, flyers will enjoy sports, games, activities, and lunch in the wonderful surroundings of the Presidio and Crissy Field.

Where in the Presidio
House of Air
926 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94129

Age for Campers
7-12 years-old

Dates/Times
Weekly camps: Monday – Friday, 6/13 – 8/12
Morning Camp Session: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Afternoon Camp Session: 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
All Day Camp Session: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Price
$135 – $375

Contact
https://houseofair.com/san-francisco/programs/camps/
info@houseofair.com
(415) 345-9675


It’s Yoga, Kids + Teen Camps

About
Campers stretch their bodies and minds with daily guided yoga practice, outdoor exploration, art, reflection time, and dance.

Where in the Presidio
It’s Yoga, Kids (Inside A Body of Work)
569 Ruger Street, San Francisco, CA 94129

Age for Campers
4 – 18 years-old

Dates/Times
From June 6th to August 26th
Camp runs for the week, Monday through Friday
9:00 – 2:00 for kids ages 4 to 9 years old
2:00 – 5:00 for teens ages 13+ years old

Kids Agenda
9:00 – 10:00 Arrival and Free Play
10:00 – 11:00 Yoga Class and Snack
11:00 – 12:00 Outdoor Exploration
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch and Reading/Rest/Reflection Time
1:30 – 2:00 Closing Circle and Pick up

Teens Agenda
2:00 – 3:30 Arrival and Yoga
3:30 – 5:00 Presidio Hike + Meditation/Reflection Time

Price
$500 per week

Contact
https://www.itsyogakids.com/schedule/product/15-it-s-yoga-camps
https://www.itsyogakids.com/f-a-q#Camp-FAQs
info@itsyogakids.com
(415) 750-9990


Movement Summer Camp

About
Movement SF offers climbing camps during summer break! During a week at climbing camp, your kids will explore all of the features of the gym. They’ll have fun on the bouldering walls, high roped climbing, and play awesome climbing games. Every camper receives a free Kids T-shirt!

Where in the Presidio
Movement SF
924 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94129

Age for Campers
5-17 years-old

Dates/Times
Weekly Morning Camps:
Monday – Friday, 9am – 12pm, 5-12 year olds
Weekly Afternoon Camps:
Monday – Friday, 1pm – 5pm, 5-17 year olds

Price
9am – 12pm $255
1pm – 5pm $320

Contact
https://movementgyms.com/san-francisco/
(415) 692-3434
Website is not updated with the current dates and information but will be soon.


Urban Trailblazers

6 week program for middle school aged children (11-14). Session 1: 6/7-6/25 from 9:30-3 with an overnight at Rob Hill camp ground. Session 2: 7/12- 7/31 from 9:30-3 with an overnight at Rob Hill camp ground. Program is free.

https://www.parksconservancy.org/programs/urban-trailblazers


The Marine Explorers Camp

About
The Randall Museum collaborates with the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary to provide one week Marine Explorers Field Trip Day Camps. Campers visit local Marine environments, such as tide pools, the Bay, and even go kayaking! This year, the Marine Explorers Camp is offering six weeks of Marine Explorers Field Trip Day Camp. This camp does not offer extended care.

Where in the Presidio
Greater Farallones National Marine Sactuary

991 Marine Drive
San Francisco, CA 94129

Age for Campers

8-12 years-old

Dates/Times
Weekly camps, Monday – Friday 7/6 – 8/14, 10 am – 12 pm
*Campers may only participate in one weekly session.

Price
$75 per week

Contact
http://sfrecpark.org/406/Recreation-Programs
rpdinfo@sfgov.org
(415) 831-2700
https://www.randallmuseum.org/marine-explorers-fieldtrip-day-camp/
info@randallmuseum.org
(415) 554-9600
*Please check with the SF Recreation and Parks office for the 2022 registration date.

Overnight Camp at Camp Mather
2 sessions: 6/15-6/19 and 7/20-7/24
$550 per camper

Day Camps
4 sessions starting in 6/13 ($720). Second 6/24 ($400) and third 7/11 ($800). Last session starts 7/25 ($800)


Parks Plus Creation – Coyote Camp

About
Parks Plus Creation Coyote Camps are all about discovery and following the interests of the children and draw from Reggio Emilia philosophy and Forest Kindergarten approach. Each day Parks Plus Creation provide open-ended materials to further our play, such as digging tools, magnifying glasses, drawing, painting and sculpting materials, books, games. and more! Each day is a new adventure and provides opportunity to build new relationships and make new discoveries together.

Where in the Presidio
Throughout the Presidio. Pickup and drop off vary between Andy Goldsworthy’s Spire and Julius Kahn Playground.

Age for Campers
Two programs: one for 3-6 years-old, mixed ages; and another camp for older kids up to 12 years-old

Dates/Times
Weekly Camps, Monday – Friday, 6/13 – 8/19, 9 am – 3 pm (mid and full day offered with extended care until 4:30 pm) Five sessions

Price
$960 - 1440 Additional fees for extended care

Contact
https://www.parkspluscreation.com/coyote-camp-2022
Megan and Llana at parkspluscreation@gmail.com
(415) 941-7994


The Walt Disney Family Museum Animation Classes

About
Enjoy summer animation classes that foster creativity and innovation by providing students with the opportunity to learn, practice, and perfect skills essential to the screen arts.

Where in the Presidio
The Walt Disney Family Museum
104 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94129

Age for Campers
3rd Grade to High School

Dates/Times
All Summer Classes Monday – Friday, 9 am - 3 pm

(Grades 3-5): 6/8 – 6/19
(Grades 6-8): 6/22 – 7/3
The Heroine’s Journey
(Grades 5-8): 6/8 – 6/19
From Sketch to Screen: World-Building
(Grades 9-12): 6/22 – 7/3
From Head to Toe: Character Design
(Grades 6-12): 7/6 – 7/17
3D Animation
(Grades 9-12): 7/6 – 7/17
Digital 2D Animation
(Grades 6-12): 7/20 – 7/31
Around the World
(Grades 3-5): 7/20 – 7/31

Price
Member: $700 - $800
Non-Member: $800 - $900

Contact
https://www.waltdisney.org/education/classes
Travis Lacina, Education Studio Manager
tlacina@wdfmuseum.org
(415) 345-6848

Summer classes for 2022

Enrollment is now open (open March 15th for reservations) for the Walt Disney Family Museum’s summer classes with options for everyone. Kids can learn the basics with Drawing Fundamentals, Adventure Animation (grades 3-5), and Beginner’s Animation or advance their skills with A Heroine’s Journey (focusing on female led stories) and the From Sketch to Screen series, which offers two different classes about developing show and bringing ideas to life. There’s also Making Comics and 2D Computer Animation so whatever age or experience your child has, the Walt Disney Family Museum has the perfect summer class for them.