Explorers Camp

(for campers entering grades 5 & 6)

Welcome to Explorers Camp at Mill Basin Day Camp, an exciting program designed specifically for pre-teen campers ready to embark on thrilling adventures and discover their passions.

With over 40 engaging camp activities, Explorers Camp offers a diverse range of programs tailored to the varied interests of this age group. Our focus is on enhancing confidence, exploring new opportunities, and fostering the development of new skills and interests, all within a safe, exciting, and enjoyable setting.

Every day, our enthusiastic Explorers campers have the opportunity to dive into a 50-minute swim period, led by our certified swim instructors. With swim lessons at least twice a week, we prioritize the needs of beginner swimmers and tailor our instruction based on individual skill levels rather than age.

We take pride in our experienced instructors, who undergo regular training to ensure they are equipped with the latest techniques in teaching children how to swim. With over 25 years of practical experience and the guidance of the American Red Cross, our swim program is designed to provide a safe and effective learning environment.

At Explorers Camp, your camper will have the chance to experience a wide variety of activities both indoors and outdoors. Our air-conditioned classrooms provide a comfortable space where campers can explore their creativity and engage in activities led by trained instructors. From sports to swimming, art to fine arts, music to cooking, drama to dance, and tech to speciality activities, the possibilities are endless. We take pride in offering unique activities specifically created for our campers at Mill Basin Day Camp.

The activity schedule for Explorers Camp is specially crafted to cater to the interests and ages of our campers. It includes aquatics, athletics, speciality activities, cultural arts activities, lunch, and a long list of exciting special events that take place each week. We encourage you to schedule a tour of our facility, where you can witness firsthand the wide range of over 40+ on-site activities we offer. From the moment you step onto our campus, you’ll feel the energy and excitement that make Explorers Camp a truly special experience.

Join us at Mill Basin Day Camp’s Explorers Camp, where your pre-teen camper can embark on a journey of self-discovery, growth, and adventure. It’s a summer destination where friendships are forged, skills are honed, and memories are made to last a lifetime.