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Nature Camps

Nature Camps

The adventure awaits! Campers will discover nature and wildlife, exercise creativity, all while learning to care for our environment. Camps take place when Pinellas County's schools are on break. See information below for ways to create amazing memories for your child. Fee assistance and discount options may be available. For more information, please contact (727) 893-7326.

Registration is first come, first served.

Spring Camps

Spring camps run March 13-17, 2023.

REGISTRATION for Spring Camps opens February 1.



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Nature Programs

Looks for more activities? Check out some of the other nature related programs we offer to all ages.

Camp List

Age Camp Description Location
3-4 SPROUTS CAMP Each day, the program includes a combination of nature stories, songs, games, crafts, and hikes to explore the outdoors. The goal is to nurture a child's curiosity, help them acquire developmentally appropriate skills, and instill appreciation and respect for the natural world. Lake Maggiore Environmental Education Center, Classroom, 1101 Country Club Way S.
5-6 YOUNG NATURALIST CAMP Young Naturalist Camp focuses on nature and science topics. Exciting activities include nature hikes, games, and animal and plant studies. Campers explore the natural world, learn to share discoveries, work together, develop their personal creativity, and have fun. Hammock Hall, Classroom, 3010 31st Street S., Gate 2
7 - 8 EXPLORING SPRING IN FLORIDA Explore the changes that occur during the winter season in Florida. Campers will investigate a variety of topics, including black bears, manatees, vultures, and much more! Campers will head out on the trails each day and do fun hands-on activities. Hammock Hall, Banquet Room, 3010 31st Street S., Gate 2
7-13 PIONEER CAMP Campers experience a time when family, friendship, and character were as important as food, water, and shelter. Activities are adapted from the Association of Experiential Education to foster team building, leadership, and self-esteem. Agriculture Education Building, 3130 31st Street S. (Gate 4)
6 - 11 ELEMENTAL SEASONS Join Ruthie for a week of studying seasonal changes and the accompanying traditional celebrations found around the world. Campers will take daily hikes, participate in homemade celebrations of nature, and create take home crafts. Osprey’s Roost, 2900 31st Street South, Gate 1
4 - 7 NATURE AROUND THE WORLD CAMP A tour of the world's natural settings with songs, crafts, and other activities, indoor and out, that tie the continents together creating a comprehensive picture of world geography. : Lake Maggiore Environmental Education Center, Classroom, 1101 Country Club Way S.