Top Austin Summer Camp Ideas
Exciting Summer Activities for Kids


Looking for the best Austin summer camp for your kids? You've got a LOT to choose from!

You'll be amazed at the variety of summer programs and activities for kids this one-of-a-kind city in the Texas hill country has to offer.

The beautiful natural resources that exist in the area provide summer day camp opportunities you won't find anyplace else.

Austin skyline

Since this website focuses on fun sports activities for kids, I'll highlight some of the unique sports and fitness-related summer programs available. 

And a cool thing about these camps is that they'll introduce the campers to new sights and experiences throughout Austin and the surrounding areas.

It's quite possible your little ones will discover a new place or activity you didn't know about, opening the door to some new family activities and adventures for all of you to enjoy together!

Austin Summer Camp
Outdoor Camps

Austin Outdoor Kids Traveling Youth Camp

Austin Town Lake trail

Kids ages 6-12 years old will have the chance to get dirty and wet while exploring some of the amazing outdoor natural treasures that Austin has to offer.

Visit local parks, swimming holes, water parks, etc. Enjoy hiking, climbing, swimming, and much more while discovering lots of cool destinations around Austin.

Earth Native Wilderness School

Exciting camp where kids get to explore outdoors while learning about wilderness survival, wildlife tracking, sustainable living, and the plants and animals of Central Texas.

Wet & Wild Adventure Camp

Austin Town Lake

Adventure camp for 6-15 year olds giving them the chance to experience the natural waterways of the Austin area by tubing, swimming, rafting, canoing, rope swinging, and kayaking.

Other activities for kids include indoor rock climbing, laser tag, water parks, ropes courses, zip lines, and amusement parks.

Austin Summer Camp
All Sports Camps

SoccerZone South Austin

The leader in indoor soccer facilities in the southern U.S. offers some exciting summer day camp opportunities for kids ages 6-14 who love to play all kinds of sports.

Have fun playing soccer, basketball, ultimate Frisbee, football, dodgeball, pickleball, kickball, and more. For those particularly interested in soccer and basketball, they offer indoor soccer and basketball camps in addition to summer leagues.

University of Texas Sports Camps

Texas Longhorns

The University of Texas has an outstanding athletic department which offers many different kids camps in a variety of sports.

Check out their website to find the sport you're interested in.


Concordia University Baseball Camps

Round Rock Express Baseball Camp


Find Austin-area basketball camps at Hoops Camps in Texas


Kids ages 7-16 can learn the basics of fencing at the Austin Fencers Club. For more information about their summer programs, you need to give them a call.


The First Tee Greater Austin

Kids ages 5-17 get an excellent introduction to the game of golf and learn some basic golf skills in this popular Austin summer camp.

If your child enjoys it, I would recommend checking out the on-going programs First Tee offers. My daughter has participated in the First Tee Houston program for the past several years and has completed the first 3 levels.

You get a lot of "bang for the buck" in terms of learning fundamental golf skills, rules, etiquette, and leadership skills.

Horseback Riding

Kids ages 6-16 can learn English and Western riding in addition to lots of fun activities for kids off the horse at the Bee Cave Riding Center.


Girls ages 9-18 years old can learn more about lacrosse and field hockey at Texas Play Hard.

Martial Arts

Aikido Camp - (Ages 8-17) Learn the basics of Japanese Aikido, including open-handed techniques, weapons training, and breathing practice.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Camp - (Ages 3-15) Learn how to stay fit with the self-defense techniques of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. 

Kung Fu Camp - (Ages 6-14) Learn the basics of Kung Fu, play Kung Fu theme games, and watch cool family-friendly Kung Fu videos.

Korean Martial Arts Camp - (Ages 5-13) Learn the benefits of traditional martial arts at Mu Sool Won of South Austin. 

Hosting a sports camp in the Austin area? Contact us to get it posted!

Looking for something besides a sports camp? Find an Austin summer day camp that focuses on art, music, theater, dance, academics, and a variety of other hobbies.

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