Day Camp Gathering Pines is located at YMCA Gathering Pines in Lakeville, MN (23701 Zane Ave, Lakeville MN 55044). For more information, please call YMCA Gathering Pines at 651-309-4414.

Parent drop-off at camp is from 9:00-9:15 a.m. and pick-up at camp is from 3:15-3:30 p.m.

The camp day begins at 9:15 a.m. and the buses leave camp at 3:30 p.m.

For the convenience of camp families, the YMCA provides safe and reliable transportation each day for our campers to begin their adventure! Bus stop locations are available throughout the summer from area elementary schools and other sites. Transportation is provided by buses. All drivers have completed special training and are provided by the bus leasing company. Campers are expected to follow our bus rules and safety guidelines.

  • Transportation is provided each day, to and from camp. 
  • Specific bus schedule times will be available on the Day Camp Gathering Pines web site or Facebook page 2 weeks prior to the week of camp attendance. 
  • Bus stops operate June 13-September 2, unless otherwise indicated
  • Pick-up times are between 8 and 9 a.m. 
  • Drop-off times are between 3:45 and 4:45 p.m.
Please note: All bus times are approximate and subject to change. Pearl Park location has limited bus capacity. Please view bus locations or YMCA Gathering Pines Facebook page before your child attends camp. Please check weekly.

For your camper's safety...

Whoever is picking up the camper must have a photo ID and be listed on the Authorized Pick Up section of the registration form. Please contact the camp at 651-309-4414 to make any changes prior to noon on the day of the change.