Day Camps

Camp Abe Lincoln’s Day Camp is the best in the area!

  • Campers can expect to have an experience unlike any other, unique no matter how many times they attend.
  • Campers will have the opportunity to participate in archery, canoes, horseback rides, and much more
  • Our trained staff will ensure your child has a safe and exciting time.
  • Bus transportation from various YMCA locations makes it easily accessible for all

Fun adventures at Camp every day!

  • Archery
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Ziplines
  • Mountain Biking
  • Alpine Climbing Tower
  • Fire Building
  • Hiking and Nature Walks

2022 Themes

  • Week 1 (June 6-10): Mad Scientist 
  • Week 2 (June 13-17): Everything Big 
  • Week 3 (June 20-24): Decade Days
  • Week 4 (June 27-July 1): Carnival Week 
  • Week 5 (July 4-8): ‘Merica 
  • Week 6 (July 11-15): Wet & Wild
  • Week 7 (July 18-22): Cartoons & Characters 
  • Week 8 (July 25-29): Sports Week
  • Week 9 (August 1-5): Dude Perfect
  • Week 10 (August 8-12): Media Week 
  • Week 11 (August 15-19): Ninja Warrior & Mud Run

Click here for a sample weekly schedule

*Bus Options: Sign In/Sign Out

Bittner Y: 8:00am /4:30pm

Bettendorf Y: 8:00am/ 4:45pm

*Staff will be available 30 minutes before and after scheduled bus times for campers to be checked-in and out

Traditional Day Camp

Ages 4-12

One week sessions beginning June 6, 2022 through the week of August 15, 2022

Our most popular camp program allows children the opportunity to get a taste of camp. Campers are separated into small groups based on age, and then will follow a weekly schedule with various activities that are age-appropriate. Older day campers will have the chance to choose their own adventure for part of the day and pick the activities they are most interested in.
  • Bus and lunch are included! No additional fees!
  • Nut free camp
  • 30 minutes of reading per day to help the summer learning loss
  • Each week will have a different theme to keep it exciting for campers that come multiple weeks
Per week:
Y Member: $209
Community Pricing:  $229
*A deposit of $25 per week is non-refundable
As always, extra financial assistance is available.

Click here to register!


Kinder Camp

Ages 4-6

Kinder Camp is a perfect way to see if your young camper is ready for the full experience. While Kinder Camp runs a half week (Monday-Wednesday) they will follow a similar schedule to our traditional day campers, but specifically designed for younger campers. Bus, lunch, swimming and snacks are also included for Kinder Campers.
Y Member: $119
Community Pricing:  $149
*A deposit of $25 per week is non-refundable
As always, extra financial assistance is available.

Day Horse Camp

Ages 10-12

Day horse campers will get the chance to ride horses as well as learn how to take care of their own horse.  In the afternoon they will join the rest of Day Camp for swimming and regular camp programming.

Day horse campers will have an amazing experience learning what it really means to take care of their own horse. If your child has ever asked you for a horse as a birthday present before, this is the perfect gift for them.

*Horse camp option is included at no additional fee with your campers registration!*

*Helmet and boots or close toed shoes required*


Daily Day Camp Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:30 Arrive and group breakout Arrive and group breakout Arrive and group breakout Arrive and group breakout Arrive and group breakout
9:00 Opening Camp Fire and Core Value Story Core Value Story Core Value Story Core Value Story Core Value Story
9:15
1st program hour
1st program hour
1st program hour
1st program hour
1st program hour
10:15
10:20
2nd Program hour
2nd Program hour
2nd Program hour
2nd Program hour
2nd Program hour
11:20
11:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
12:00
1st Swimming/3rd program hour
1st Swimming/3rd program hour
1st Swimming/3rd program hour
1st Swimming/3rd program hour
1st Swimming/3rd program hour
12:30
1:15
1:30
2nd Swimming/4th program hour
2nd Swimming/4th program hour
2nd Swimming/4th program hour
2nd Swimming/4th program hour
2nd Swimming/4th program hour
2:00
2:30
5th program hour
5th program hour
5th program hour
5th program hour
Closing Camp Fire and Wish FLags
3:00
3:30 Load busses/Snack time Load busses/Snack time Load busses/Snack time Load busses/Snack time Load busses/Snack time
4:00 Depart Depart Depart Depart Depart

Registration Links

Full payment is required at the time of registration after April 1st!

The Summer Camp enrollment fee must be paid prior to registration for all YMCA Summer Camp programs.

Click here to pay the enrollment fee.

Location Description Member fee / Non member fee Begins / Ends Days Of Week Ages
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
8/8 - 8/12
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
8/15 - 8/19
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
6/27 - 7/1
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
7/4 - 7/8
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
7/11 - 7/15
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
7/18 - 7/22
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
7/25 - 7/29
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Day Camp
$209
$229
8/1 - 8/5
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F 4-15 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
8/8 - 8/10
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
8/15 - 8/17
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
6/27 - 6/29
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
7/4 - 7/6
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
7/11 - 7/13
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
7/18 - 7/20
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
7/25 - 7/27
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now
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Camp Abe Lincoln
Kinder Camp
$119
$149
8/1 - 8/3
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, W 4-6 Register Now