AGE SPECIFIC CAMPS 2020

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AGES 3-5

PRE-K DIG IT! ($75/$85)
Grab your shovels and get ready for a week-long expedition! Dig It! is an experience for our youngest campers that will introduce them to the animal kingdom of the past and the world right beneath their feet as we play, learn and explore. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty (because we will be getting dirty!). Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

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AGES 5-6

ANIMAL SCIENTISTS! ($75/$85)
Investigate, uncover and explore the Animal Kingdom in this week-long adventure! Animal Scientists is a stimulating experience for our Kindergarten campers that will grow their knowledge of animals found right in their own backyards through hands-on experiments, outdoor exploration, games and crafts. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

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AGES 6-8

WE ARE FAMILY ($130/$155)
Discover that animal families are as diverse as our own as we explore the lives of creatures in colonies to critters that live solo and everything in between. Campers will also create a memory book, enjoy a blanket-style picnic and engage in team building activities to become our own camp family. Fishing, creeking and a cookout will also be provided. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

BLENDON WOODS

BATTELLE DARBY CREEK

SHARON WOODS


AGES 6-12

GRANDCAMP AND ME ($40/$50 per person)
Grandparents and their grandchildren will participate in similar activities offered in the We Are Family camp and experience lots of fun hands-on activities. Archery, creeking and a cookout will also be provided. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

BLENDON WOODS

 

ADVENTURE ON! ($50/$60)
Adventure On! is a single-day extended camp designed for campers to spend the day outside exploring everything Metro Parks has to offer! Fishing, creeking, and a cookout will also be provided in this day-long adventure. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt, two snacks and dinner.

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AGES 8-12

METRO PARKS EXPLORERS & BEYOND ($200/$225 per person)
Challenge yourself in the backcountry at Clear Creek, go kayaking and test your archery skills at Scioto Grove and get a sneak peek at the bison barn at Battelle Darby Creek. Fishing, creeking and a cookout will also be provided. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

BLENDON WOODS

SCIOTO GROVE

 

FISH.ALL.WEEK ($225/$250)
Fishing camp for those who’d “Rather be Fishing”. Travel to some of our parks and fish different types of water bodies. Learn about and try your hand at various fishing techniques including jigging, fly tying and fishing, canoe fishing and more. In addition to fishing we’ll spend some time exploring other aspects of fish such as fish anatomy and fisheries management. A fish fry themed cookout, fillet demonstration and creeking are also included. Campers should wear close toed shoes and clothes that can get dirty; bring change of clothes. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snacks

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MISSION POSSIBLE ($200/$225)
Your mission, campers, if you choose to accept it, is to work as a team to complete tasks as you travel through the Metro Parks. We’ll decipher codes, search for clues on scavenger hunts, take aim at a target and much more! Fishing, creeking and a cookout will also be provided. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

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BATTELLE DARBY CREEK


AGES 13-15

TAKE ACTION! ($150/$175)
Learn more about the environment and how to take action as you participate in a hands on activity with the Natural Resource Management Crew, as well as other service projects. Campers will have a blast at this camp doing recreational activities while traveling to different Metro Parks. Fishing, creeking and a cookout will be provided. Campers should wear athletic shoes and clothes that can get dirty. Camp will be held rain or shine. Fee includes a t-shirt and daily snack.

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SCIOTO GROVE