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Wild Seekers Summer Camp

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022 to Thursday, June 16, 2022
8:00am to 1:00pm Add to Calendar

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

Ages
Entering 3rd and 4th Grade

Cost
$75

Students entering 3rd & 4th Grade will expand their outdoor knowledge during Wild Seekers at Hitchcock Nature Center June 14th - 16th. Campers will discover new skills and explore the wild side of Iowa during this hands-on camp. Campers will enjoy beginning archery lessons, shelter building challenges, hiking, plant and animal identification, and nature crafts.

  • What: Wild Seekers camp is designed for unaccompanied campers entering 3rd & 4th grade (students ages 8 to 9).
  • Where: The camp will be held at Hitchcock Nature Center in Honey Creek, IA
  • When: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. from Tuesday, June 14th through Thursday, June 16th.
  • Pricing: The cost for this three-day camp is $75.00 per camper and includes park admission, snack, and camp materials.

Online pre-registration is required as space is limited. Friday the 17th will be a back up rain date.

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

Campers will need to provide a sack lunch for each day of camp. We also request campers bring a refillable water bottle, sunblock and insect repellent. 

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

 

About 2022 Summer Nature Camps:

Join us for a summer of fun during Pottawattamie Conservation's 2022 Summer Nature Camps! Camps are offered for youth Pre-K through 9th Grade with a focus on fostering an understanding and appreciation of Iowa's unique environment. Campers will experience traditional summer camp games, outdoor adventures, and skill-building activities during these immersive, hands-on camps. 2022 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

Pottawattamie Conservation 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.

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%.

2022 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

The Pottawattamie Conservation 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.

Map to Wild Seekers Summer Camp

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