Camp Erie

Eligibility for Participation

All children must be a minimum of 6 years of age as of the camp start date. The maximum age is 14 years of age as of the camp end date. 

The Parks & Recreation Department is committed to supporting individuals with disabilities and we are happy to discuss any special accommodations or adaptions necessary for participation. Please contact the Recreation Coordinator – Youth & Families at 303-926-2797 by Tuesday, April 23 for assistance requests or inquiries.

Hours of Operation

Camp activities are scheduled for Monday - Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., except for holiday dates. Before and after care is available beginning at 7 a.m. and ending at 6 p.m. There is no additional fee for before or after care, however, a late fee will apply for any pick-up after 6 p.m.

Camp Erie Registration Information

Registration for summer camp is SOLD OUT for both Vista Ridge Academy (VRA) for ages 6-7 and the Erie Community Center (ECC) for ages 8-12. 

Trailblazer (ages 13-14) registration opens at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28 for those classified as Erie residents and at 7 a.m. March 6 for standard registration.

Registration for summer camp is online only through Amilia. At this time over the phone registrations will not be accepted. If you need special assistance or accommodations with registration please email our youth and families staff at youthandfamilies@erieco.gov

The registration deadline is Tuesday, April 23 or until Camp reaches maximum capacity (per state licensing regulations), whichever comes first. We anticipate Camp reaching maximum capacity very quickly so please register immediately if you are interested in attending.

Payment Plan

A weekly payment plan is available in-person or online for no additional fee. The standard payment plan will divide the total amount due into ten payments and automatically charge a card we have on file on the following dates: May 24, May 31, June 7, June 14, June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 19, and July 26. If your payment does not go through, your child will not be able to attend Camp until the remaining balance has been paid. 

Ages 6-12 | It may be cold outside, but it’s never too late to start planning for the summer. Please see the information below regarding Camp Erie Summer Camp 2024! Camp Erie is intended for full-summer care only and is a state licensed childcare program.

  • Cost: $2050/camper for residents (weekly payment plans available)
  • Dates: May 28-Aug. 2
  • Hours: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Registration Date: Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 7 a.m. for Erie residents
  • Parent Meeting: Thursday, May 2 at 6 p.m.

Camp Erie Parent Resources

Camp Erie Contact Information

  • Erie Community Center Guest Service Desk: 303-926-2550 
  • Recreation Coordinator – Youth & Families, Austin Russell
  • Camp Erie at Vista Ridge Academy, for ages 6-7.
    • Address: 3100 Ridgeview Drive, Erie, CO
    • Phone: 303-902-8013
  • Camp Erie at the Erie Community Center, for ages 8-12
    • Address: 450 Powers Street, Erie, CO
    • Phone: 303-990-3179
  • Camp Erie Trailblazers, for ages 13-14
    • Phone: 720-498-1985

Camp Erie Scholarship Form

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