Credit: Running Brook Camp at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall

Detailed Information

Running Brook offers day camps for kids aged 3-12 from June through August. Campers are grouped by age with a maximum of 20 campers per group and a counselor to camper ratio of 1:5. Kids take on new challenges, try new things, and form new relationships.

Campers enjoy a variety of activities, including music, sports, drama, arts & crafts, Legos, karate, yoga, and cooperative games, among others. Swimming is a key component of the program. All campers have a full hour of swimming each day, which includes Red Cross instructional swim class and free swim time.

Running Brook Adventures

Youth who have completed grades 3-10 have the opportunity to register for the adventures program, which is filled with exciting day trips and camping experiences. The co-ed trips combine on- and off-campus adventure activities throughout New England. Activities may include kayaking, hiking, canoeing, volunteering, swimming, and many more.

Lunch and Snacks

A daily snack and lunch is provided for all campers.


Bus transportation is available on a weekly basis for summer programs. The route includes stops in Arlington, Lexington, Winchester, Belmont, and Somerville. Check the website for the current schedule and rates.

Middle School
Day Camps
Overnight Camps
Extended Hours
Lunch Service
Adventure Challenge
Arts & Crafts
Community Service
Field Trips
Nature / Wildlife
Outdoor Activity
Specialty Programs
Other Activities
Field Trips
Rates (Average / Day)
$100 - $150
Rates reflect the average cost per full day for comparison purposes only.

Camp Hours
8:15 am - 4:00 pm
8:15 am - 4:00 pm
8:15 am - 4:00 pm
8:15 am - 4:00 pm
8:15 am - 4:00 pm
Contact Information
785 Beaver Street, Waltham, Massachusetts 02452

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