Summer Sports Camps


Register Online | VRD Summer Brochure - coming soon!

Registration fills quickly for the Vail Recreation District's youth summer day camps and sports camps, so sign up early! Camps provide children with an opportunity to develop new skills and refine existing talents in baseball, basketball, sports training, lacrosse, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, tennis, soccer and more.

Summer Sports Camps


Skyhawks Cheerleading Camp

August 5-9| Ages: 4 to 10 years

Skyhawks cheerleading teaches young athletes all the essential skills to lead the crowd and support the home team.


Gymnastics Camps

June-August | Ages: 5 and up

Children will learn how to flip, tumble and spin in these week-long gymnastics camps. Campers also enjoy daily games, crafts and adventures to local parks.


flag football camp

June 3-7, 2024 or August 5-9, 2024 | Ages: 7 to 14 years

Skyhawks flag football is the perfect program for young athletes who want a complete introduction to football, or for those who simply want to brush up on their skills in preparation for league play.


Baseball Camps

June 10-14| Ages: 6 and older

Join Colorado State University-Pueblo coach Stan Sanchez and his team for a week of fun! Learn new baseball skills or refine existing ones. This camp is designed for all abilities.


Basketball Camps

July 22- 25 | Ages: 6 years and older

Join former NBA All-Star, All-Pro Sydney Moncrief and his award-winning staff as players learn new skills while building on their fundamentals of shooting, passing, dribbling, footwork and defense.


Youth Golf Lessons & Camps

June-August | Ages 6 and up

Vail Golf Club offers a variety of golf camps where kids will learn fundamentals and etiquette of the game. Private lessons are also available for youth golfers.


Ice Hockey Camps

June-August | Ages: 6 and up | Dobson Arena hosts exciting youth hockey camps every summer!

Bob Johnson Hockey School is a reason why many families vacation in Vail in the summer, and Pro Ambitions provides circuit training style hockey instruction and small area games. 

Power On Ice by Tara Lane

Small Group Power Skating Clinics
June 2,3,6 2024. June 9,10,13 2024. July 7,8,9 2024. Aug. 4,5,8 2024.

Pre-Season Power Skating and Checking Clinic
August 19-29, 2024

Vail Mountaineers Precision Skills Camp

Dates: June 17-20, 2024
Ages: Birth years 2015 and older

Overspeed Hockey Camp

Dates: June 10-14, 2024
Ages: 6-17
Cost: $495

Vail Yeti Hockey Camp

Dates: August 5-9, 2024
Ages: Mites, Squirts, Pee Wees, U16 and U18
Cost: $495

Pro Ambitions Hockey Camp

Dates: July 29 - Aug. 1, 2024
Ages: 6-16
Cost: $799 full day; $599 half day

Ricci Hockey Skills Camp

Dates: Aug. 2-4, 2024
Ages: Birth years 2009-2015
Cost: $240

Bob Johnson Hockey School - **Registration is currently sold out with a waiting list.

Dates: July 14-19, 2024.
Ages: 7 and older; must have at least one year of organized hockey experience
Cost: Skater Tuition $945
Goalie Tuition $195
Online Registration
No refunds after May 15, 2023
Bob Johnson Hockey School Website 

Limited to the first 90 participants Dobson Arena hosts an exciting youth hockey camp every July. Bob Johnson Hockey School has become as annual reason for many families to vacation in Vail in the summer. The camp focuses on the fundamentals of hockey and offers three hours of on-ice instruction with an additional hour of instruction off the ice. Coaches include Mark Johnson, head coach of the 2010 Women's Olympic Ice Hockey team silver medalist and also a player on the 1980 Olympic Team who pulled off the Miracle on Ice.

Lacrosse Camps

June 24-27 | Ages: 7-12

Find out why lacrosse is one of the fastest growing sports in the country! Athletes will learn the fundamentals of stick handling, cradling, passing and shooting in a fun, non-checking environment. Staff helps campers learn not only the sport of lacrosse, but also important life skills such as respect, teamwork and discipline.


Mini-Hawk Sports Training Camp

 July 8-12, 2024 | Ages: 4 to 7

This multi-sport program was developed to give children ages four to seven a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. 


Soccer Camps

July 15-19 or July 29-August 2| Ages: 4 to 16 years

Join the VRD as they bring in professional coaches from around the world this summer to share their expertise on what makes these country's the most successful in the world.


Tennis Camps

June-August | Ages: 7 to 17

Junior tennis camps are half-day lessons, taking place during five-day sessions. Children will be grouped by age level with a ratio of no more than six students to one coach in each session.


Pickleball Camps

June-August | Ages: 7 to 17 

Weekly pickleball camps offer kids the opportunity to learn how to play one of the fastest-growing sports in the country! Pickleball combines elements of tennis, table tennis and badminton.


Volleyball Camps

June 26-28, 2024, and or August 7-9, 2024 | Ages: Grades 6-12 (entering)

Join former local standout Britney Brown for fun and energetic volleyball camps. Work on individual skills and fundamentals of passing, setting and attacking.