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Milwaukee Summer Camp Programs

Summertime is ALL about making lifelong memories for kids! Roasting marshmallows by the campfire, staying up late and telling ghost stories, playing ultimate capture the flag games, learning how to braid hair, making friendship bracelets, going for early morning hikes, days spent by the lake…this is what summer camp memories are all about!


Our Double Boldt Real Estate team has gathered a list of our most highly recommended summer camps and programs around the Milwaukee area for your kids to enjoy this summer. Encourage your kiddos to get out there and make some Wisconsin summer memories that will have them excited about summer for years to come!


Girl Scout Summer Camps

These are offered as both day and resident camps, conveniently located in many areas. Girl Scout camp offers girls the opportunity to continue their development of leadership skills and problem-solving.

And did you know? You do not have to be a Girl Scout to attend the camp! The camps offer outdoor adventure, arts and crafts, and much more. Learn more here.


Mad Science 

Offered both virtually and in-person for full or half-day camps, this science camp offers schedule flexibility. Featuring themed camps such as “NASA Journey into Outer Space” and “Secret Agent Lab” – there’s something for every science-loving kid. This STEM-themed camp promises to get kids excited about science and learning! Learn more here.


Camp Vertical

Located at Elmbrook Church, this camp offers 8 weeks of fun and unique themed camps such as ‘Crafts and Cooking’, ‘Home Run’, ‘Flag Football’, and ‘Wide World of Sports’! The campers immerse themselves in one theme per week and can change themes every week. Learn more here.


“Scamp” at Elite

This camp is located at the Brookfield, Mequon, River Glen, and North Shore Elite Sports Clubs. The camp offers tennis, swimming, sports, theme days, arts and crafts, and field trips for kids as young as 3 years old. The programs are age-appropriate and the facilities offer before and aftercare as well, for an additional fee. Discounts are offered to club members, too! Learn more here.


Phantom Lake YMCA

Located in Mukwonago, this camp features day camps, week-by-week overnight camps, and family camps. Campers have the opportunity to stay in traditional bunks and spend their days learning archery, playing basketball, making crafts, and spending evenings by a campfire. Learn more here.


Camp Minikani

Camp Minikani is a YMCA day camp located in Hubertus, Wisconsin on beautiful Amy Belle Lake. It boasts the traditional camp format of swimming, canoeing, horseback riding, sports, and crafts. There are also opportunities for campers to spend the night. Learn more here.


Don’t forget that summer camp registrations have deadlines and camps can fill up quickly – make sure to be on top of your summer planning by getting your kid registered ASAP. Happy adventuring!