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Wildlings Camp | Magnificent Mammals (Morning)

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Please note: Wildlings camps are designed for unaccompanied campers to encourage young learners to try new things, explore their independence, and connect with the natural world. Questions? Give our Environmental Education team a ring at 712-242-1189.

Thursday, August 3, 2023
9:00am to 11:00am Add to Calendar

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

Ages
Ages 3 to 5

Cost
$15

Wildlings Camp is a great way to introduce your child to the wonders of the outdoors. Our furry friends the cottontail rabbit, whitetail deer, raccoon, fox, and more take center stage at this camp. Touch & feel animal furs, head out on a hike to spot animal tracks, and learn about some of the furry friends that make Hitchcock Nature Center their home.

Online pre-registration is required as space is limited.

  • What: Wildings Camp | Magnificent Mammals is designed for unaccompanied campers who are ages 3 to 5.
  • Where: The camp will be held at Hitchcock Nature Center in Honey Creek, IA
  • When: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 3rd.
  • Pricing: The cost for this camp is $15.00 per camper and includes park admission, snacks, and camp materials.
  • Camps may be attended by students who are ages 3 to 5. 
  • We request campers bring a refillable water bottle, and have sunblock and insect repellent applied beforehand.   

 

About 2023 Summer Nature Camps:

Join us for a summer of fun during Pottawattamie Conservation's 2023 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. 

2023 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

Please note that processing fees will not be refunded. 

  • 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%, including the processing fee.

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2024 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 Wildlings Camp | Morning (All Week Sign Up)

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