Adventure Day Camp

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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.

 Weekly Camp Cost: $120 residents, $145 non-residents

Children must be born on or before 9/1/12 to attend camp (no exceptions).

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.

April 2 to 6 - Spring Break Carnival

Summer Camp Pre-registration runs April 30 to May 8.

Summer Camp: June 18 to August 20.

Calendars will be ready for viewing & posted on this page by April 13.

Parents must come to the San Marcos Community Center during the pre-registration time to fill out a registration packet & pay the $35 annual registration fee.


Camp FAQs
Daily Schedule

Camp Locations:
San Marcos Community Center (Summer Camp only)
3 Civic Center Drive, 92069

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!

Weekly Cost:
$130 residents; $155 non-residents

Campers must bring a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen & lunch daily.

Camp Registration Forms

Camp Registration Form
Camp Parent Handbook
EpiPen Parent Authorization Form
Camp Facility Phone List for Parents of Currently Enrolled Campers

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

Lit Registration Form
LIT Contract

For more information about Adventure Day Camp or LIT, please email Recreation Supervisor Jennifer Overman.