Zion Nature Center Summer Camps

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Camp Registration Information:

  • Camp fees are non-refundable.
  • Registration form and payment must be received to secure your child’s spot.
  • Children must be correct age at start of their camp.
  • Camp Registration is CLOSED for 2019.
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Focus on Forests

Tuesday, June 4

Wet and Wild Camp

Summers here! Time to get down and dirty in our parks. Spend the day exploring in the wetland and creek of Zion Nature Sanctuary. What lives down in the water? Join us to find out...and perhaps get a little wet in the process!
Ages: 6 - 12 years
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fee: $20

Thursday, June 6

Bonkers for Birds Camp

Whether your bonkers for birds or have never birded before, this camp is perfect for you. Explore birding basics with a bird hike through the park (complete with binoculars) We'll discover the world of birds with fun activities, including making our own bird feeders.
Ages: 6 - 12 years
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fee: $20

Monday, June 17 - Thursday, June 20 Monday, July 8 - Thursday, July 11  

Backyard Explorers Camp

Discover animals and habitats in your backyard as we turn over logs, hike trails, and explore nature with all our senses. Get up-close to a turtle, discover what a snake feels like and get creative!
Ages: 4 – 5 years
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Fee: $45

June 24 - 28

Nature Navigators Camp

Join us for an exciting week of outdoor activities while learning about nature in your backyard. Become a Junior Naturalist as we identify trees; explore wetlands, use binoculars to spot birds, and so much more!
Ages: 6 – 8 years
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

or 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Fee: $85

Biologist Boot Camp

July 15 - 19 -

Pull on those hiking boots and prepare for a week of outdoor activities and hands-on habitat investigations with biologists. Explore the animals and plants in your backyard with nets, binoculars, microscopes and science!
Ages: 9 - 11 years
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Fee: $85
Summer Camp

Friday, July 12

Nocturnal Nature Camp

Are you afraid of the dark? Join us to explore the park at dark! We'll discover all things nocturnal with activities and a hike. Then end the evening enjoying a crackling campfire and roasting marshmallows.
Ages: 8 - 14 years
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Fee: $20

Tuesday, July 23

My Grandperson and ME!

Kids, here’s your chance to bring your grandparent to spend the day at summer camp, and share in all the activities and explorations! It’s okay if siblings share a grandperson. 
Ages: 4 - 6 years with grandparent
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Fee; $15

Thursday, July 25

Fantastic Beasts Camp

The world is full of fantastic beasts...let's go find them! Join us as we search high and low through the forest, field and wetland in pursuit of the fascinating and fantastic animals that call our backyards home.
Ages: 6 - 12 years
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fee: $20