Summer Sports Camps


Register Online | VRD Summer Brochure

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

July 31-August 4 | 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

July 31-August 4 | 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 5-9| 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.


VRD Mountain Bike Camps

June 19-August 17 select weeks | Ages: 8 to 14

Riding a bike with the wind on your face is a timeless rite of childhood. Learn how to keep this joy for the rest of your life by improving your skills – and taking them to dirt!


Track and Field

June 26-June 30 | Ages: 5-12

Skyhawks track and field camp will teach the fundamentals of body positioning, stride, proper stretching and cool-down technique.


Basketball Camps

July 24- 27 | 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 7 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 - August 2023

Pre-Season Power Skating and Checking Clinic

August 21-31, 2023

Vail Mountaineers Precision Skills Camp

Dates: June 19-22, 2023
Ages: Birth years 2014 and older

Overspeed Hockey Camp

Dates: June 12-16, 2023
Ages: 6-15
Cost: $495

Vail Yeti Hockey Camp

Dates: July 24-26, 2023
Ages: Mites, Squirts, Pee Wees, U16 and U18
Cost: $195

Pro Ambitions Hockey Camp

Dates: July 31-Aug. 4, 2023
Ages: 6-16
Cost: $799 full day; $599 half day

Ricci Hockey Skills Camp

Dates: Aug. 4-6, 2023
Ages: Birth years 2008-2014
Cost: $220

Bob Johnson Hockey School - sold out for 2023 (waitlist only)

Dates: July 16-21, 2023.
Ages: 7 and older; must have at least one year of organized hockey experience
Cost: Skater Tuition $845
Vail Mountaineer Hockey Club $795 
Goalie Tuition $210
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

July 5-7 | 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 17-21, 2023 | 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 10-14 or July 17-21| Ages: 6 to 18 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 7-9  and July 20-21, 2023 | Ages: Grades 3-12

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