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Nature Day Camps

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Send your kids on an action-packed nature adventure! Our day camps connect children with the natural world through hands-on activities and outdoor play. Guided by experienced educators, campers will explore bugs, birds, plants and animals while gaining a better understanding of nature and their place within it.

Worried about childcare? We have you covered. Pre-camp care is available from 7:30 - 9 a.m. and post-camp care is available from 4 - 5:30 p.m. Childcare is $25 per week per timeslot. Registration is required.

For more camp ideas, check out our day camps page.

Spring Nature Camps

Nature Fun Camp (4-5 years)

Leave no rock unturned during this exciting week of nature walks and animal investigations. Campers will explore the natural world and learn about bugs, birds, plants and mammals through games, stories, arts and crafts. Pre-camp care is available only.

Date: March 27 - 31
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Cost: $115
Register: online or call 403-268-3800 and quote the barcode

​Location ​Register ​Pre-camp Care
​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 374456 - register now ​Barcode: 375639 - register now
Ralph Klein Park ​Barcode: 374458 - register now ​Barcode: 375637 - register now

Nature Spring Camp (6-9 years)

Explore bugs, birds and budding plants during this amazing week-long adventure. Campers will discover the awe-inspiring wonders of nature while learning about plant and animal adaptations. Activities will include nature-themed arts and crafts, stories, games and outdoor explorations. Pre- and post-camp care is available.

Date: March 27 - 31
Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: $225
Register: online or call 403-268-3800 and quote the barcode

​Location ​Register ​Pre-camp/Post-camp Care
​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 374462 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 375639 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 375638 - register now

2017 Summer Nature Camps

Growing Wild (4-5 years)

Let your preschooler run wild during this week of half-day adventures. Campers will learn about the life cycles of bugs, birds, plants and animals, and will explore the great outdoors as one of nature’s wild things. Activities will include guided walks, nature games and arts and crafts. Pre-camp care is available for the morning session and post-camp care is available for the afternoon session.

Location: Inglewood Bird Sanctuary
Cost: $115
Register: online or call 403-268-3800 and quote the barcode

​Date ​Time ​Register ​Pre-camp/Post-camp Care
​July 10-14 ​9 a.m. - noon ​Barcode: 377047 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376967 - register now
​July 10-14 ​1 - 4 p.m. ​Barcode: 376962 - register now ​Post-camp Barcode: 376968 - register now
​July 31-August 4 ​9 a.m. - noon ​Barcode: 376963 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376971 - register now
​July 31-August 4 ​1 - 4 p.m. ​Barcode: 376964 - register now ​Post-camp Barcode: 376972 - register now
​August 21-25 ​9 a.m. - noon Barcode: 376975​ - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 377050 - register now
​August 21-25 ​1 - 4 p.m. ​Barcode: 376974 - register now ​Post-camp Barcode: 377051 - register now

Wild for Wetlands (6-9 years)

Pull on your boots and explore the wonderful world of wetlands. Campers will discover the secrets of marsh life and learn how plants, insects and animals contribute to a healthy wetland. Activities will include daily outdoor expeditions, pond studies, stories and arts and crafts. This camp includes a field trip to another park or site. Pre- and post-camp care is available.

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: $225
Register: online or call 403-268-3800 and quote the barcode

​Date ​Location ​Register ​Pre-camp/Post-camp care
​July 3-7 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376980 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376986 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376970 - register now
​July 10-14 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376981 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376967 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376968 - register now
​July 17-21 ​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376982 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376989 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376990 - register now
​July 24-28 ​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376983 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376987 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376988 - register now
​August 14-18 ​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376984 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376969 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376991 - register now
​August 14-18 Ralph Klein Park ​Barcode: 376985 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 377048 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 377049 - register now

Winged Wonders (6-9 years)

Learn about the amazing animals that soar, glide and flutter through our skies. Campers will explore the wonders of flight and learn about fantastic flyers in the natural world. Activities will include daily guided walks, aerodynamic crafts and outdoor explorations. This camp includes a field trip to another park or site. Pre- and post-camp care is available.

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: $225
Register: online or call 403-268-3800 and quote the barcode

​Date ​Location ​Register ​Pre-camp/Post-camp care
​July 3-7 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376976 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376986 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376970 - register now
​July 17-21 ​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376966 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376989 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376990 - register now
​July 17-21 Ralph Klein Park ​Barcode: 376965 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376992 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376993 - register now
​July 31-August 4 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376977 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376971 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376972 - register now
​August 14-18 ​Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376978 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376969 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376991 - register now
​August 21-25 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary ​Barcode: 376979 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 377050 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 377051 - register now

Raptors Delight (10-12 years)

Soar with us on this unbelievable week of discovery! Campers will observe eagles, hawks and falcons, learn about their migratory journeys and find out how these stealthy predators hunt. Daily activities will include nature games, outdoor explorations and in-depth investigations of local raptor species. This camp includes a field trip to another park or site. Pre- and post-camp care is available.

Location Inglewood Bird Sanctuary
Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: $225
Register: online or call 403-268-3800 and quote the barcode

​Date ​Register ​Pre-camp/Post-camp care
​July 24-28 ​Barcode: 377045 - register now ​Pre-camp Barcode: 376987 - register now
Post-camp Barcode: 376988 - register now

What to bring to camp

Please ensure your child comes to camp with the following items:

Interested in adding a group nature experience to your summer camp program? Try our summer camp sizzlers.