2017 Summer Camps

Join us this summer as we celebrate 50 years of connecting people to the natural world!

Helpful information:

summer campRegistration will begin Monday February 13 at 9 a.m.

Thank you for your interest in Warner Nature Center summer camps! We will be conducting paper registrations again in 2017 and will accept paper registration forms via fax, mail, in-person, or email at 9 a.m. on the day registration opens. Registrations will be dated and time stamped and processed in the order received (including mailed registrations). We will notify you via email of receipt of your registration form(s) within 2 business days.

4 ways to register

  1. By fax: Fax your registration form(s) to (651) 433-2430
  2. By mail: Mail your registration form(s) to: WNC Camps, 15375 Norell Ave. N, Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047
  3. In-person: Bring your completed registration form(s) and payment to the WNC office coordinator beginning February 13 at 9 a.m.
  4. By email: Email form(s) as an attachment to warnercamps@smm.org

    • Please do not submit registration forms prior to February 13 at 9 a.m. If you do, they will be returned and you will need to resubmit them on February 13 at 9 a.m.
    • If you have questions about our summer camps, please call (651) 433-2427, ext 10, Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    • Registrations must be accompanied by payment.
    • For registrations with a credit card payment that are received via mail, fax or in-person, please include your credit card number and expiration date on your registration form. For registrations with a credit card payment that are submitted via email, WNC staff will contact you for your credit card information. Upon receiving a phone call from WNC staff, you will have 48 hours to call us back with your credit card information.
    • Registration will close the Wednesday prior to each camp beginning. WNC staff reserve the right to cancel a camp at any time if enrollment is low and a different camp can be scheduled in its place. Customers will be contacted by phone and we will suggest alternative camps.


Camps at-a-glance

WEEK DATES CAMP NAME AGES DAYS
Early Summer
6/10 Dragonfly Bioblitz Family Sat
6/26-28 Fly Fishing for Adults Adults M-W-F p.m.
1
6/26-30 Bookworms 4-5yo M-W a.m.
Bookworms 4-5yo M-W p.m.
Nature Play Camp full: Waitlist available 6-8yo M-F
River Valley Exploration 9-11yo M-W
Advanced Canoe & Kayak 12-14yo M-F
2
7/5-7 Splish Splash 4-5yo W-F
Fishing for Beginners Camp full: Waitlist available 6-8yo W-F
Wilderness Skills 9-11yo W-F
3
7/10-14 Fishing for Beginners Camp full: Waitlist available 6-8yo M-W
Ultimate Survival 9-11yo M-F
Canoe & Kayak Adventures Camp full: Waitlist available 9-11yo M-F
Advanced Nature Photography Camp full: Waitlist available 12-14yo M-F
4
7/17-21 I Spy Camp full: Waitlist available 4-5yo M-W
Eco-Engineers Camp full 6-8yo M-F
Ultimate Survival Camp full: Waitlist available 9-11yo M-F
Canoe & Kayak Adventures 9-11yo M-F
Advanced Entomology 12-14yo M-F
5
7/24-28 Nature Play 4-5yo M-TH
Beginning Nature Photography Camp full: Waitlist available 9-11yo M-F
Fish & Fishing 12-14yo M-F
6
7/31-8/4 Nature Play for Beginners 6-8yo M-F
Wildlife Espionage Camp full: Waitlist available 6-8yo M-F
Let's Go Fishing! 9-11yo M-F
Cryptozoology Camp full: Waitlist available 9-11yo M-F
7
8/7-11 Birds & Bugs 3-5yo M-W a.m.
Birds & Bugs 3-5yo M-W p.m.
Creepy Crawly Critters Camp full: Waitlist available 6-8yo M-F
Junior Naturalist Camp full: Waitlist available 9-11yo M-F
Intro to Fly Fishing 12-14yo M-F
8
8/14-16 Games Forest and Field 9-11yo M-W