Diverse Talents, One Passion

I’m often questioned about where our staff come from. My simple answer is: Passion! If we can find passionate people who are eager to make Camp Letts a safe and fun environment, then that’s who we have on board. Having a passion for youth development means our counselors are doing what they love. Once that happens, everything… Read more »

Dance With All Your Heart

This Valentine’s Day, we’re hosting our first-ever Zumbathon at YMCA Camp Letts! Join Camp Letts staff, volunteers, families and alumni as we raise money to send deserving kids to Camp. You don’t have to know Zumba to love this amazing workout… we will have fun moves for everyone, from the beginner to experienced Zumba fan. Click here to learn more… Read more »

Camp Is Quiet

It’s November and Camp is quiet. Not the silence of winter that is unavoidable and will come in due course, just much quieter than we’re used to around here. It’s easy to forget that, just a few weeks ago, Camp was loud! Really loud! Chants from the Mariner girls were echoed by the younger Bos’n… Read more »

Spend School Holidays at Camp Letts!

When school is out, camp is in at YMCA Camp Letts. Instead of staying in, use Anne Arundel County Public School holidays to keep your kid learning and growing! Your child will be supervised by professional staff and will enjoy a full day’s worth of fun and exciting adventures, including arts & crafts, nature hikes, games and… Read more »

Looking Back on Summer 2014

The end of summer camp means 10 long months of anticipation… especially considering the amazing summer we just had! With an unbelievably (and refreshingly) mild summer, camp was extra special – with sweatshirts in August and all! Summer 2014 can only be characterized by caring and attentive counselors, and inspiring campers learning and trying new things… Read more »

Family Camp Survey

At Family Camp, parents experience the power of pure play as their children lead the way. And we want to know if your experience lived up to our promise! Family Camp is one of our most beloved programs, and we’re always looking for ways to improve it and add even more bonding and adventure in… Read more »

New Home for Our Horses

Calling all Horsemasters! Our new paddocks are complete and our horses have a new home. As part of the shoreline restoration project at Camp Letts, we have built 8 new paddocks for our horses to enjoy as part of their daily rotations. The paddocks provide a clean, safe environment and reduce our impact on the… Read more »

Preserving Nature at its Finest

200 Southern MS Kids Plant 325 Trees at Camp Letts It was a familiar sight at Camp Letts: kids getting their hands dirty, connecting with nature, working together and trying something new. But at the end of this 3-day journey of planting trees and restoring our shoreline, the results were remarkable. With the help of… Read more »