Campers have fun while gaining appreciation for nature by meeting live animals, building forts, and getting their hands dirty.

How to Apply

Camps applications are time stamped and spots are reserved in the order received. You can email a scan or picture of the document, or snail mail if you prefer. Payment and parent/guardian handwritten or electronic signature (typing your name is not an electronic signature) must be included. Include a credit card on the form, or call with the credit card, or snail mail the check. Email: Call: 651-455-4531

Spring Camps

March 25-28, 2019

Spring Camps for Grades K-8
Check-in: 8:15-8:30 a.m.  Check-out: 3:00-3:15 p.m.
Cost per day: $55 (materials fee may apply)

Spend spring break outdoors. The weather might be unpredictable, but the forecast shows a 100% chance of fun. Featured Camps: Puddle Stomp, Farm Fun, In the Maple Woods, Arrows and Axes, Rock On, Lumberjack and Jill, Animals in Spring. See the application for camp grades, descriptions, and dates.

Application and payment are due by Friday, March 15, 2019.

Application and Camp Descriptions

Summer Camps

June 17-August 8, 2019

Summer Camps for children entering Grades 1-8
See Dodge Nature Preschool for Pre-K
These 4 day camps run Monday through Thursday
Check-in: 8:15-8:30 a.m.  Check-out: 3:00-3:15 p.m.
Bring your sense of adventure to camp this summer. Browse the catalog for outdoor fun, cookouts, farm animals, and more. New friendships and a sense of independence included in this summer experience.

Application and Camp Descriptions

Fall Camps

MEA Break in Oct. 2019

Fall Camps for  Grades K-8
Check-in: 8:15 a.m.-8:30  Check-out: 3:00-3:15 p.m.
Fall camps are full of energy and seasonal color. Send the kids on over to the nature center during MEA break. Featured camps, dates, and application will be posted in August.

Fall Camps will open in August 2019

Information You Need to Know

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