Welcome to the place where campers have the opportunity to learn, thrive, and lead in a safe,
YMCA Camp Thunderbird is a co-ed overnight camp for kids (ages 6-16).Serving the community since 1936, we boast a rich history of giving generations of campers from all over the world memories to last a lifetime.
Two miles of shoreline on Lake Wylie provides an amazing backdrop for life-changing experiences.Just 30 minutes from Charlotte, our ultimate water playground helps kids cultivate individual talents and skills like independence, self-discipline, and empathy.Life at YMCA Camp Thunderbird is packed with tradition and activity which all center around building friendships and confidence.
Campers can expect unforgettable adventures, a safe and nurturing environment, and a place to be their best self.
Many exciting adventures await your camper at YMCA Camp Thunderbird.
YMCA Camp Thunderbird Early Bird prices are now available! Get our lowest prices of the season when you register by January 31st! Plus, get $50 camp store credit as a free bonus! Camp sessions are filling fast, and prices increase on February 1st, so save your spot today!