Adventure Camp vs. Day Camp

Camps held at Barron Park Elem. in Palo Alto, CA


Run for Fun Day Camp

This is a fully “on-campus” and 100% outside experience that will be engaging, and will surely keep your kids moving, laughing, and having a great time! Sessions feature Activities and Programs such as sports, games, crafts and theme days to fit throughout the 2-week sessions. Camp runs from 8:30am-2:45pm with Morning and Extend Care available. Run for Fun Day Camp is open to campers entering Kindergarten in Fall ’23.


Adventure Day Camp

A new discovery every day, filled with sports, games, crafts and nature. Adventures will include explorations to Capitola Beach, A day of play and nature in the redwoods at YMCA Jones Gulch (w/ optional campout & archery) and Huddart Park. Adventure Camp offers three adventures every 2-week session. On non-adventure days, Campers will be on campus playing games, sports and crafts. Adventure Day Camp is open to campers entering 2nd Grade in Fall ’23.


“Run for Fun is the best thing that’s happened to our kids! They love the instructors more than ever, and really enjoy the non-competitive outdoor sports play. Thank you Run for Fun for turning sports into a fun learning experience for our kids!”
-Monique