Campers may be driven by car to camp by a parent/guardian (listed as an authorized pick up person) or campers may register for and ride the camp bus.  We encourage you to register for the bus early as all spaces will fill up! Please check your registration to ensure you are dropping off on the correct first day of camp.

Bus Transportation

Day campers are automatically registered for bus transportation from the Downtown Y or Westhills Y. You will be asked to indicate your bus stop during registration.

Overnight campers must register for a bus if not being driven by car.  Registration is for each direction.  There is a fee for the bus to camp on their first day of camp and/or from camp on their last day of camp.

Driving Your Camper by Car

Please ensure you allow yourself plenty of time to get to camp.  Traffic can be particularly busy getting to camp on Fridays; please give yourself time and be patient.

Approximate Driving Times

Bus Stops

Downtown YMCA-YWCA 851 Broughton St

Langford Westhills YMCA-YWCA 1319 Westhills Drive

In 2023, we are unable to accommodate Ferry or Airport pick up/drop off.



Anyone picking up or dropping off will be required to present photo ID and sign in/out their camper. For information on how to make changes to your authorized pick up people click here. Registration in overnight camp DOES NOT include bus transportation.

Camper Drop Off Time

Times listed below are bus departure times, and buses do not wait for late participants. PLEASE ARRIVE 15 MINUTES EARLY to allow for health screening and bus loading. Guardians need to stay until the bus departs.

Camp Program Driven by Car to Camp By Bus from the Downtown Y By Bus from the Westhills Y
All Camps 9:00am 8:00am 8:30am

Camper Pick Up Time

Traffic on Fridays can be especially heavy please give yourself ample time to arrive. Late parent/guardian arrival further delays our bus service.Westhills: Bus arrives between 4:20-4:30 and continues downtown at 4:30 sharp. Children not picked up by 4:30 will remain on the bus and travel downtown.

Camp Program Driven by Car at Camp By Bus to the Downtown Y By Bus to the Westhills Y
Day Camp 3:45pm 5:15pm 4:20-4:30pm
Overnight Camp 2:30pm 5:15pm 4:20-30pm

Health Screening – Before Boarding the Bus

Campers and one caregiver will be asked to arrive at the bus stop 15 minutes before the scheduled bus departure times in order to allow enough time to for health screening and to load the bus. Screening will also occur at camp for anyone who is driven to camp directly by a parent or guardian.


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