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Where is Bar Y located?

Bar Y is located at 5757 Versailles Road near the Kentucky Castle  

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Where is camper drop off and pick up located?

Parents will drop off at Bar Y beginning at 7:30 a.m. and pick up campers from Bar Y at 1:30 p.m. For campers needing care after 1:30 p.m., add on the extended day camp package to create a full day camp experience. Once Bar Y dismisses at 1:30 p.m., campers will be transported by YMCA bus to join fellow campers at our C.M. Gatton Beaumont YMCA camp. Parents pick up from the C.M. Gatton Beaumont YMCA by 6 p.m.  
Fee: $50 per week (plus your camp session fee) 

What should my camper bring to camp?

Campers should come to camp dressed in clothing conducive to outdoor activities and play including wearing closed toe shoes. Campers should also pack a swim suit and towel, a water bottle, sunscreen and a non-perishable, nut-free lunch. 

What is the typical camp day schedule?
Typical Bar Y Camp Schedule
7:30 a.m. Camper Early Drop Off
8 a.m.

Huddle Team Time (HTT) – Each camper is assigned to a Huddle Team that will be the camper’s home group for the week.  Huddle Team’s will create a team name, design a team flag and bandana.  Each morning, teams will huddle together to start off the camp day. 

8:30 a.m.

Camp Morning Huddle - All Huddle Teams come together for camp announcements 

8:45 a.m. Camp Activity 1
10 a.m. Camp Activity 2
11:15 a.m. Camp Activity 3
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m.

Huddle Team Time (HTT)/Camp Afternoon Huddle 

1:30 p.m. Camper Pick-up
Camp Activities include a rotation of archery, fort building, challenge course, crawdad fishing, hiking, scavenger hunt, swimming, Mamba Slides, Gaga Pit, sports, capture the flag and more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are campers and staff required to wear a mask at camp?

The safety of campers and staff is the Y’s top priority. While at camp, we are committed to following the current guidelines from the Lexington Fayette County Health Department and KY Division of Regulated Child Care.  

What is the staff to camper ratio?

Campers will be assigned to a Huddle Team of no more than 12 campers and a trained Huddle Group Leader.

What is the rainy day plan for camp?

In the event that the forecast calls for weather that could make camp activities unsafe, the camp director will cancel camp for the day. Fridays will serve as camp make-up day.