Under the safe guidance of knowledgeable peers and professionals, kids have the opportunity to enjoy:
ZOOKEEPING: Help care for the animals at the zoo: cleaning, feeding, watering and "behavioural enrichment"- making things for the animals to play with!
ANIMAL SHARING: Free, unstructured time to spend with the animals.
WILDLIFE SAFARI- OUTREACH PRESENTATIONS: Campers visit local summer camps with some of the animals from the zoo to teach others about wildlife and the environment.
WILDLIFE PRESENTATIONS: Classroom lectures that offer up-close study of live animals.
NIGHT SAFARI: Exploring the zoo in the darkness of night, howling with the wolves and listening to the lions roar!
FALCONRY: Learn about the ancient practice of working with Birds of Prey.
HIKING: See, smell, taste, listen and touch the natural world around us. Learn to identify the many plants and animals we share this planet with.
CAVING: Discovering the world beneath our feet at the Warsaw Caves Convervation Area!
CANOEING: Explore the Indian River, keeping an eye out for turtles and water snakes basking in the summer sun or mischievous little minks playing along the shoreline.
OUTDOOR LIVING SKILLS: Learn which wild plants are edible, which are medicinal and those that can harm you. Learn to make Herbal Tea!
WALL CLIMBING: A climbing tower that offers a variety of challenges.
ARTS AND CRAFTS: Environmentally oriented, fun and educational.
TREE CLIMBING: Climb to the top of an ancient Hemlock tree over 60' high! Get a birds-eye perspective of the forest below.
SPORTS: Soccer, Frisbee, Volleyball, Baseball & Basketball.
CAMPFIRES: A great time to relax and listen to stories or take part in a drum-circle.
EARTH STEWARDSHIP: Taking part in local projects to make sure "Mother Nature" is tidy and safe.
WATER PARK: We visit Cedar Park Resort to enjoy the big Water Slides, Pool and H²0 Play Area.
TALENT SHOW: Sing and dance! A great way for campers to open up and express themselves freely. A great confidence booster!
MOUNTAIN BIKING: Our bike course will challenge your speed and agility... or simply enjoy a quiet ride on the nearby forest trails.
RAPPELLING: Teens have the opportunity to try rappelling, a controlled descent down a high cliff using a rope, harness and rack. An adrenaline rush with a view!
SKATEBOARDING: Like bicycling, this is a fun and exciting "non-polluting" form of transportation! Those with their own skateboards and safety equipment will get the chance to visit a new skateboard park.
TRAMPOLINE: What does this activity teach us about nature? Absolutely nothing... but they're so much fun!