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Ages 9-12

Ranch Adventures Co-Ed

Experience a compact, yet exciting ranch week with our Ranch Adventures program! Spend 3 nights and 4 days horseback riding all over Camp Kerns scenic trails, while still enjoying traditional camp activities like rock climbing walls, hiking, archery, and swimming. Ranch Adventure campers will be staying in Conestoga Wagons and cooking over the fire, and enjoying campfires underneath the stars. You won’t want to miss this adventure! SESSION 5A -- SOLD OUT --  Contact for Waitlist...

$425.00
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Ages 7-10

Boots & Bits Overnight

This Ranch Day Camp will teach beginning Ranchers the basics of horse care and horseback riding. Daily activities will include: safety around horses, grooming, tacking, leading horses, and horseback riding. Ranchers will have daily riding lessons along with guided trails! Ranchers will learn respect and responsibility through hands on care while learning about all aspects of horses. Other activities include swimming, rock climbing walls, and arts and crafts. At the end of the week, pack your ...

$395.00
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Ages 9-14

Pokemon Week

Give your camper the chance to train under the best Pokémon Masters the world has ever seen!   Learn the skills necessary to become a Pokémon Trainer, catch and battle with Pokémon, and even learn what it takes to beat the Elite 4! Don’t miss out on this opportunity of a lifetime!   SPACE LIMITED -- Please call (513)932-3756 for availability        

$650.00
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Ages 7-14

Traditional Camp

  The Traditional Camp program at YMCA Camp Kern is a world where imagination comes alive! Campers spend a magical week participating in their choice of daily activities while making friends and creating lasting memories on Camp Kern’s beautiful 485 acres. Activities include canoeing, digital photography, archery, tango tower, rifles, drama, nature, radio, arts and crafts, sports, swimming, disc golf, rock climbing and many more. Our progressive programs allow for new skill o...

$595.00
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Ages 9-14

Star Wars Week

Are you prepared to embark on the greatest adventure ever seen in a galaxy long ago and far away?  There is war brewing between the Republic, Clones, Trade Federation, Outer Rim Planets…and there have been reports that the Sith are reemerging.  Join forces with the greatest heroes of the universe and take down the darkest evil ever faced.  Your week will train you in the ways and honor of the Jedi, while challenging you with the nightly missions.  Gather your courage and p...

$650.00
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Ages 9-14

Fantastic Beasts

Out of the American Wizarding World among the likes of “No-majs” and the MACUSA comes our newest Themed Camp at Camp Kern! Upon arrival, campers will be introduced to a new wizarding school (Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry) and will be sorted into new houses (Pukwudgie, Thunderbird, Horned Serpent, and Wampus) and will discover a whole new wizarding world! Throughout the week, not only will campers attend classes with their new Ilvermorny Professors, but in the evenings they will...

$650.00
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Ages 7-10

Boots & Bits

This Ranch Day Camp will teach beginning Ranchers the basics of horse care and horseback riding. Daily activities will include: safety around horses, grooming, tacking, leading horses, and horseback riding. Ranchers will have daily riding lessons along with guided trails! Ranchers will learn respect and responsibility through hands on care while learning about all aspects of horses. Other activities include swimming, rock climbing walls, and arts and crafts. Lunch and snack are included in ea...

$375.00
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Ages 7-14

Spring Camp

Welcome Spring with a weekend at camp!  Tons of activities, friends, cookouts, and exploration fill this great rain-or-shine weekend.  Play a big game, try some classic camp activities, and embrace the changing of the seasons!

$150.00
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Ages 7-9

Taste of Kern

  Find out everything YMCA Camp Kern has to offer in this program specially designed for first-time campers. Spend three days enjoying the amazing activities of camp including canoeing, arts and crafts, rock climbing, nature hikes, and much more. On Thursday, pack your bags and head back to camp for two nights of intense fun! Spend Thursday night under the stars experiencing a traditional camp out complete with s’mores. Friday night is just as fun with a TOK slumber party unlike any ...

$380.00
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Ages 9-14

Harry Potter Camp

For many years, Camp Kern has played Harry Potter as a Big Game. Multiple Wednesday nights each summer are spent helping Harry and his friends save Hogwarts from Voldemort. These years have been very informative and fun, but for some, its not enough! Now, live the magical world of Harry Potter for an ENTIRE WEEK at Camp Kern! From the moment you arrive, until you check out on Saturday, you will cease to be a Muggle, and will enter the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as a studen...

$650.00
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