Outdoor Adventures

 
 

This experiential camp gives kids the opportunity to observe, examine, and analyze a variety of Bay Area ecosystems – both on the water and on terra firma.

 

2018 Camp Season: Registration now open

 

About This Camp

An exciting new camp focused on developing outdoor adventure skills. Learn basic survival skills and local wildlife identification, climb our ropes course, paddle the Bay, and more! Activities may vary week to week.
 

Ages & Eligibility

Campers must be Ages 9-12 (by December 1, 2018) in order to register for this camp.

Price: $475

Dates Days Time Action
6/11 – 6/15 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Early drop-off – 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.*
Closed
7/9 – 7/13 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Early drop-off – 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.*
Register
7/16 – 7/20 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Early drop-off – 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.*
Waitlist
7/23 – 7/27 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Early drop-off – 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.*
Waitlist
8/13 – 8/17 Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Early drop-off – 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.*
Register

*Early drop-off is available to parents at no additional cost. Affordable afternoon extended care is available for all camps.

Location: UC Berkeley Marina – 124 University Ave Berkeley, CA 94720

 

Camp Details

  • Paddle South Sailing Basin & explore shoreline ecosystems
  • Outdoor skills: Fire building, water filtration, orienteering (letterboxing/geocaching), Leave No Trace, rule of 3’s, map/chart reading, outdoor cooking, Animal track prints & identification, Animal survival / camouflage
  • Tidepooling during low tide weeks
  • Shelter building / sandcastles
  • And More!

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

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