This full-day program is for children in kindergarten through 6th grade. It operates during non-school times and offers children the opportunity to learn about a variety of subjects through hands-on activities. Campers participate in creative projects, games, field trips and special events.
Camp Hours: Monday through Friday from 7 am to 6 pm.
Daily Camp Cost: $24 residents, $29 non-residents
10% sibling discount; $35 annual registration fee. Full payment is due at time of registration
Participants bring a sack lunch daily; afternoon snack is provided.
*Campers must wear a camp shirt on field trip days. Camp shirts are $7 and available for purchase at the San Marcos Community Center.
First time / annual registration must be completed in-person at the San Marcos Community Center, 3 Civic Center Drive, Monday through Friday between 8 am and 7 pm.
Children must be born on or before 9/1/11 to attend camp (no exceptions).
Summer Camp Pre-registration - May 1 to 9, Parents must come to the San Marcos Community Center to fill out registration paperwork & pay the annual $35 registration fee.
Jack's Pond Recreation Center
986 La Moree Road, 92078
San Elijo Recreation Center (Summer Camp only)
1105 Elfin Forest Road, 92078
Woodland Park Recreation Center (Summer Swim Camp only)
671 Rock Springs Road, 92069
Summer Swim Camp
In addition to regular camp activities, campers swim daily at Woodland Park Pool. Campers MUST be able to swim!
$26 residents; $31 non-residents
Campers must bring a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen & lunch daily.
For tax purposes: City of San Marcos Tax Payer ID # 95-2259585
Leader-in-Training (LIT) Program
Geared for teens ages 13 to 15 years old, LIT participants will assist camp staff with camp activities while learning valuable leadership skills.
Weekly LIT Cost: $100 residents; $115 non-residents
For more information about Adventure Day Camp or LIT, please email Recreation Supervisor Jennifer Overman.