Wake County Parks, Recreation and Open Space

2019 Camps

Online Camp Registration

Select the Wake County PROS Online button below to
see available camps at all park locations by date.
 
 


To register for an upcoming camp at a specific park,
select a Register Online button at the park of your choice.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Blue Jay Point County Park

3200 Pleasant Union Church Road
Raleigh, NC 27613
 
If you have questions about a camp, please contact the Blue Jay Center for Environmental Education by phone at 919-870-4330 or by emailing bluejaypoint@wakegov.com. You may register or waitlist online!
 

 
Eco-Kids Summer Sun-sations (3-day camp for 4–5s) (Track 3, Traditional)  Waiting List only
August 5, 7 & 9, 9 a.m.–noon (new longer camp day!)
Unlock the mysteries of the sun! Learn how the sun affects our everyday lives – from its role in other cultures to today’s uses of solar energy. Enjoy sun-sational crafts, solar snacks and more.
For ages 4–5
Fee: $36/child. Includes staff supervision, snack, crafts and activities
 

 

Crowder District Park

4709 Ten-Ten Road
Apex, NC 27539
 
To check for space availability, contact Crowder District Park by phone at 919-662-2850 or by email. crowderpark@wakegov.com. Crowder’s camps offer your child hands-on history and nature activities, including visits with live animals, hikes, crafts, games and more. Each day offers a different theme. There will be two adults with the kids at all times. Kids bring their own snacks. Preregistration is required. Camp size is limited (maximum of 16 participants), so sign up early! 
 
Polliwogs Camp: Animals (3-day camp for 4–5s) (Track 3, Traditional) Waiting List only
August 13–15, 9 a.m.–noon
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.
For ages 4–5
Fee: $36/child
 

 

Harris Lake County Park

2112 County Park Drive
New Hill, NC 27562
 
A registration packet including a health history form and more information will be sent to you with your paid registration online. Your child will need to bring a lunch, snacks and water bottle to camp each day. All camps meet in the Cypress Shelter.  Questions?  Contact Harris Lake County Park by phone, 919-387-4342 or by emailing harris.lake@wakegov.com
   
Mini Discovery Day Camp (5-day camp for ages 4–7) (Track 3, Traditional)
August 5–9, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.  Waiting List only
Discover the natural world at Harris Lake County Park while hiking or on a wagon ride.  Spend a day fishing and canoeing; enjoy games and crafts; meet some of our wildlife; make new friends and have lots of fun. Campers provide their own snack and lunch. Meet at the Cypress Shelter
For ages 4–7
Fee: $80/child

 

Historic Oak View County Park

4028 Carya Drive
Raleigh, NC  27610
 
Select from two different camp weeks offered. You may register or waitlist online! Questions? Contact Oak View County Park by phone at 919-250-1013 or by emailing oakview@wakegov.com
 
Oak View Farm Camp Second Session (5-day camp for ages 8–11) (Track 3, Traditional)
July 29–Aug. 2, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.  Waiting List only
Join us for this year's Farm Camp to catch a glimpse into the life of a farmer and much more. Each day is jam-packed with fun and educational games, activities, guest speakers and more! Campers will learn through games and hands-on activities about the farm's animals (including our goats and chickens!), the history of the farm and the crops grown here, and finally, what kids did for fun on the farm.
For ages 8–11
Fee: $140/child
 

 

Historic Yates Mill County Park

4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
 
If you have questions about a camp or to check for space availability, contact Historic Yates Mill County Park by phone at 919-856-6675 or by email yatesmill@wakegov.com. Yates Mill’s camps offer your child hands-on history and nature activities including tours of the old mill, visits with live animals, hikes, crafts, games and more. Each day offers a different theme. There will be two adults with the kids at all times. Kids bring their own lunch and snacks. Preregistration is required. Camp size is limited (maximum of 12 participants), so sign up early! 

 
Check back in early 2020 for next summer's camps!

 

 

Lake Crabtree County Park

1400 Aviation Parkway
Morrisville, NC 27560
 
If you have questions about camp, please contact Lake Crabtree County Park by phone at 919-460-2723 or by emailing lakecrabtree@wakegov.com. All participants should wear play clothes and bring weather-appropriate outerwear each day. Closed-toe shoes are required, and extra shoes that can get wet are strongly encouraged. Preregistration is required.
 
Check back in early 2020 for next summer's camps!