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Wild Ones at Hitchcock Nature Center

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 to Thursday, June 17, 2021
8:00am to 1:00pm Add to Calendar

Hitchcock Nature Center
27792 Ski Hill Loop
Honey Creek, Iowa 51542

Ages
Campers Entering 1st & 2nd Grade

Cost
$75.00 per person, campers entering 1st & 2nd Grade

Students entering 1st & 2nd Grade are invited to explore nature during Wild Ones at Hitchcock Nature Center June 15th - 17th. Campers will walk on the wild side during this immersive camp experience packed full of fort building, hiking, outdoor games, nature crafts, & more.

Wild One's camp is designed for unaccompanied campers entering 1st & 2nd grade(students age 6 to 7). The camp will be held at Hitchcock Nature Center in Honey Creek, IA & will be from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. June 15th through 17th. The cost for this three-day camp is $75.00 per camper & includes park admission, snack, & camp materials.

Campers will need to provide a sack lunch for each day of camp. We also request campers bring a refillable water bottle, sunblock & insect repellent also recommended are a hat, sunglasses, long pants & closed-toe shoes.

Online pre-registration is required as space is limited. Registration will open at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 1st.

Due to COVID-19 the format of this program may be adjusted. Please check back for updates.

Join us for a summer of fun during Pottawattamie Conservation's 2021 Summer Nature Camps! Camps are offered for youth Pre-K through 9th Grade with a focus on fostering an understanding & appreciation of Iowa's unique environment. Campers will experience traditional summer camp games, outdoor adventures, & skill-building activities during these immersive, hands-on camps.

Please note, camps may be attended by students in the listed grades only. No additional additional students or parents please. 

Cancellation Policy

Due to the material needs of each camp, we observe the following cancellation policy.

  • 14 Days (or More) Notice - 50% Refund
  • 13 to 8 Days Notice - 25% Refund
  • 7 Days or Less Notice - 0% Refund

To cancel your camp registration please call 712-545-3283 extension 1189 or email environmentaleducation@pottcounty-ia.gov.

*Camps with less than 10 registered campers may be canceled at the discretion of Pottawattamie Conservation. Camps canceled by Pottawattamie Conservation will be refunded 100%.

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2021 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

The Pottawattamie County Conservation Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resource Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

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