Summer Camps

Crowder’s camps offer your child hands-on nature activities including visits with live animals, hikes, crafts, games and more. Each camp offers a different theme. There will be two adult staff with the kids at all times. Kids bring their own snacks. Preregistration is required. Camp size is limited and is capped at 16, so sign up early!


Polliwogs: Trees
June 24–26, 9 a.m.–noon
Drop off program for ages 4–5; fee: $36/child (Track 1, traditional and homeschool)
Big and tall, short and small, trees come in all shapes and sizes. You will be so amazed at what trees do for our Earth! Discover the parts of the tree and go on a scavenger hunt. Then help us plant a flower to help feed the butterflies and bees of the park!
Polliwogs: Water
July 22–24, 9 a.m.–noon
Drop off program for ages 4–5; fee: $36/child (Track 4, traditional and homeschool)
Where does our water come from and why is it important? Learn about the water cycle, and explore the critters that live in and around the pond. Prepare to get wet as we splash around and learn about this important resource!
Polliwogs: Animals
August 12–14, 9 a.m.–noon
Drop off program for ages 4–5; fee: $36/child (Track 3, traditional and homeschool)
Join us this week as we explore the animals that live in the park. Collect bugs, slugs and other slimy critters and learn about their habitat. Then meet “Popcorn” our corn snake and other reptiles
To register for summer camp, mail in a registration form and payment to the park or stop by the office during business hours.