Discovery Camp

 
 

Discovery Camp is the opportunity your camper has been waiting for! Our program combines an amazing variety of exciting outdoor activities and the chance for campers to become a member of a tight-knit group while doing it!

 

Redwood Discovery Camp

Redwood Discovery Camp is the opportunity your camper has been waiting for! This program combines an amazing variety of exciting outdoor activities and the chance for campers to become a member of a tight-knit group while doing it! Expect each week to be jam packed with outings all over the Bay Area. Campers should come prepared to hike, climb, swim and paddle their way through the week! Scroll down to check out a sample schedule!
 

Ages & Eligibility

Campers must be Ages 8-10 (by December 1, 2017) in order to register for this camp.
 
Price: $450
 

Dates Days Time Action
6/12 – 6/16 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
6/19 – 6/23 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
6/26 – 6/30 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
7/3 – 7/7* Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
7/10 – 7/14 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
7/17 – 7/21 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
7/24 – 7/28 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
7/31 – 8/4 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed
8/7- 8/11 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Wait List
8/14- 8/18 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register

 
*No Camp Tuesday, July 4, 2017
 
Location: UC Berkeley Marina – 124 University Ave Berkeley, CA 94720
 

Sequoia Discovery Camp

Take your adventurous spirit to the next level with Sequoia Discovery Camp, which offers campers a more fast paced and challenging set of activities. Campers should come prepared to hike, climb, swim and paddle their way through the week!
 

Ages & Eligibility

Campers must be Ages 11-12 (by December 1, 2017) in order to register for this camp.
 
Price: $450
 

Dates Days Time Action
6/12 – 6/16 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
6/19 – 6/23 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
6/26 – 6/30 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
7/3 – 7/7* Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
7/10 – 7/14 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
7/17 – 7/21 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
7/24 – 7/28 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
7/31 – 8/4 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
8/7- 8/11 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register
8/14- 8/18 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Register

 
*No Camp Tuesday, July 4, 2017
 
Location: UC Berkeley Marina – 124 University Ave Berkeley, CA 94720
 

Camp Details

  • Monday – Group Challenge Initiatives at Aquatic Park and a walk along the tide pools at Crab Cove Alameda.
  • Tuesday – Nature activities in Tilden Park and paddling on the SF Bay.
  • Wednesday – A tour of the Marine Mammal Center and a hike around Rodeo Beach in the Marin Headlands.
  • Thursday – Climbing at the Strawberry Canyon Ropes Course and Swimming at Strawberry Canyon Pool.
  • Friday – A visit to Sausalito to see the Bay Model and lunch at Paradise Beach.

Please Note: This schedule is only a sample of potential activities. Schedule is influenced by weather conditions, resource availability and staffing capability.

Each participant must arrive at camp with:

  • Backpack (labeled with name) for ease of carrying gear around town
  • Shoes or sandals that can be worn in the water (such as: Tevas, Keens, or Crocs. NO flip-flops please)
  • Closed toed shoes that can be worn for active play
  • Comfortable pants or shorts
  • Sweater, sweatshirt, or jacket
  • One-Liter Water bottle
  • Swimsuit & Towel & Hat
  • Snack
  • Bagged lunch with drinks
  • Any group games or sporting equipment your child enjoys and would like to share

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