Summer Camp

 

SUMMER CAMP 2018 - Registration Is Open!

Summer camp provides rewarding opportunities for campers to learn about Tennessee wildlife and the environment in a natural setting through games, hikes, exploration, crafts and live animal programs.

Camp is limited in size so each child receives individual attention. Registration includes a camp shirt, water bottle and daily snack. Campers bring a lunch Monday-Thursday. All camps include Friday kosher hotdog lunch, ice cream desert and water games.
 
Please note: Animal Caretaker camp does not provide Friday lunch

Screech Owl Camp: 1/2 Day Camp
Ages: 5 - 7

Animals Are Awesome!
Let’s have some fun while learning about plants and animals native to Tennessee! Campers will learn new games, meet new friends, create art pieces, explore the creek and meet animal friends.

Dates: June 25 - 29
Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cost: $250/session ($230 before March 1)
 

Nature Ranger Camp
Ages: 5 - 11

Campers will learn about native plants and animals through games, activities, live animal presentations, special guest speakers and daily hikes. On Fridays, campers hike South Ridge for a bird’s eye view of the Sanctuary. This camp is designed for siblings to be together during all activities.

Nature Ranger I June 4 - 8
Nature Ranger II June 18 - 22 
Nature Ranger III July 16 - 20                             

Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: $280/session ($260 before March 1)

Outdoor Explorer Camp
Ages: 5 - 11

Do you love exploring new places? Campers will feel the thrill of being an Outdoor Explorer. They will learn how to pack a backpack, read a map and navigate our trails. Campers will learn outdoor skills and appreciate the flora and fauna of Tennessee. On Fridays, campers hike South Ridge for a bird’s eye view of the Sanctuary.

Outdoor Explorer I June 11 - 15
Outdoor Explorer II July 9 -13
Outdoor Explorer III Session is Full July 23 - 27

Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: $280/session ($260 before March 1)

Animal Caretaker Camp - CAMP IS FULL
Ages: 12-16

This camp designed for animal lovers! Campers will learn about rewarding careers working with animals. Careers include veterinary care, wildlife biology, animal interpretation, and animal training.

Dates: June 25 - 29
Time: 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Cost: $210/session ($200 before March 1)
No lunch is provided for this camp. Camp is limited to 8 participants.

Junior Naturalist Camp
Ages: 12-16

Campers will become Junior Naturalists as they learn about the natural world of Tennessee. Each day will inspire campers to learn about trees, plants, wildlife, watersheds and conservation issues. Through hands on activities campers will learn responsible environmental stewardship and how to make a difference through citizen science projects.

Dates: July 2 & 3
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: $210/session ($200 before March 1)
Camp is limited to 8 participants.

 

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