Summer Camp 2019
June 17 - August 16
Welcome to an unforgettable summer adventure!
Have fun and make friends while exploring our 150-acre preserve as experienced environmental educators teach conservation and awareness of our natural environment through animal encounters, nature crafts, hiking, kayaking on our pond, wilderness skills and so much more.
Small groups allow for a high quality experience in our supportive atmosphere. Ratios are 6:1 or better and the maximum number of campers per group is 16.
Experienced and enthusiastic summer camp counselors (ages 18+) along with qualified CITs facilitate fun and ensure learning all summer long!
Meet our staff and counselors
You will be re-directed to our partner site, Blue Sombrero, which is sponsored by Dick's Sporting Goods.
*Please register for the grade your child is entering in the fall of 2019.
More Camp Fun
Family Fun: Friday Campouts!
Spend the night at Woodcock Nature Center! Open only to campers attending that week, and their parents (sorry, no siblings and Nestlings group not eligible). Campouts are weather permitting. See camp schedule for eligible weeks. There is a 40 person maximum. Sign-ups and tent rentals are first-come, first-served. Registration and payment accepted at drop off Monday morning each week (registration closes Wednesday at 3 pm). Download a registration form.
Packing for Camp: Eco Friendly Lunch Tips
Being mindful of the environment when you pack lunch and snack for your camper is not only a great idea but easier than you think! Check out these great ideas from our friends at Wilton Go Green:
Additional resources for reducing waste are available at Wilton Zero Waste Schools.
Nature Camp is for Everyone
We make every effort to ensure our programs are accessible to the entire community. Summer camp scholarships are given out based on financial need and distributed on a case by case basis and depending on scholarship fund availability. Please complete our scholarship application.
Become a Camp Counselors or CIT
We are always looking for mature, self-motivated, fun students ages 18+ to work with our campers. Counselors are responsible for implementing our environmental education curriculum, leading animal lessons, coordinating activities, guiding campers, and managing group dynamics. We also run a CIT program for younger students ages 14+ interested in hands-on counselor training through our camps. Learn more.