Explore Park- Mountain Quest (Grades 6th-8th)
Get ahead of the game with this week long day camp dedicated to the world of outdoor sports. Learn skills of the trade from experienced staff with an emphasis on education, ethics, and fun! Nail bull’s-eyes at the archery range, practice wilderness survival, hook a trout from the Roanoke River, orienteer the diverse terrain, stand-up paddleboard (must be able to swim) and gain experience in wildlife conservation, Leave No Trace, and animal track identification. Snacks are provided daily. Please bring a bag lunch and water bottle.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Explore Park- Mountain Quest (grades 6th-8th) 51079 6/17/2019 - 6/21/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Explore Park- Nature Quest (Grades 3rd-5th)
From the ridges to the river, we have some exploring to do! Quiet observation and energizing challenges combine for an experience that includes Leave No Trace practices, scientific discoveries, art, and hands-on investigation. Join this naturalist-led camp and discover Explore Park’s forests, meadows, and streams in a new way.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Explore Park- Nature Quest (grades 3rd-5th) 51073 7/8/2019 - 7/12/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Explore Park- Paddling Camp (Grades 6th-8th)
Campers, brace yourselves for an exhilarating week on the water! From stand-up paddleboarding to kayaking and canoeing, this week long program will take your river adventures to the next level! Each day will include watercraft instruction, skill development, river safety and awareness, and loads of paddle time. Other camp activities will include teambuilding, games and initiatives, hiking, and much more. Instruction and equipment provided by trained and certified professionals. No paddling experience necessary. Must be able to swim. Snacks are provided daily. Please bring a bag lunch and water bottle.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Explore Park- Paddling Camp (6/24) (grades 6th-8th) 51075 6/24/2019 - 6/28/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Register Explore Park- Paddling Camp (7/15) (grades 6th-8th) 51076 7/15/2019 - 7/19/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Explore Park- Summits (Grades 3rd-5th)
Reach new heights in adventure and fun with the Summits Day Camp Held at Explore Park. Throughout the week campers will engage in a wide range of experiences designed specifically for their age. Some of these activities include field games, archery, arts and crafts, hiking, and environmental exploration! Snacks are provided daily. Please bring a bag lunch and water bottle.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Explore Park- Summits (grades 3rd-5th) 51074 7/29/2019 - 8/2/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Explore Park- Wilderness Ramblers (Grades 6th-8th)
From the ridges to the river, we’ve got some wilderness to explore! Ramble over to Explore Park for a week long day camp that’s full of excitement and adventure. Campers will take a hands-on approach to learning Leave No Trace principles, environmental education, and wilderness survival skills. In addition to teambuilding, games, and initiatives, the week will also be spent hiking the trails, creating nature crafts, orienteering the diverse terrain, stand-up paddleboarding on the Roanoke River (must be able to swim) and more! Snacks provided daily. Please bring a bag lunch and a water bottle.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Explore Park- Wilderness Ramblers (grades 6th-8th) 51078 7/22/2019 - 7/26/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Horseback Riding Camp (ages 8-18)
You can’t gallop until you learn to trot. Get started on the right hoof with the equine experts at Explore Park’s Niagara Ranch, operated by Reba Farm. Saddle up for a week of adventures on horseback, with no previous experience needed. the mechanics of horsemanship - both physically and behaviorally. Good for anyone who wants to really work with, ride, and understand horses. Work with different horses and breeds daily while learning life’s lessons from a 1000 pound teammate. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and long pants. Helmets and tack are included.
Half-day programs focus on grooming, feeding and educational experiences with limited riding for short periods. Full-day participants will experience complete western style horseback riding lessons, featuring multiple riding sessions per day. Please bring a bagged lunch.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33702 6/3/2019 - 6/7/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Full Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33705 6/10/2019 - 6/14/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33708 6/17/2019 - 6/21/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33711 6/24/2019 - 6/28/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Full Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33714 7/8/2019 - 7/12/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33717 7/15/2019 - 7/19/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33720 7/22/2019 - 7/26/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33723 7/29/2019 - 8/2/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Register Horseback Riding Camp - Full Day (ages 8-18) 33726 8/5/2019 - 8/9/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Pa Info
Explore Park- Mountain Biking Camp (grades 6th-8th)
Pedal your way to summer fun! Dedicated to honing mountain biking skills, this week long day camp program will get campers trail ready with professional mountain bike instruction and plenty of ride time. Days will be spent learning and practicing new skills as well as many camp activities such as teambuilding, games and initiatives, hiking, and much more! Must be able to ride a bike. Bringing a personal mountain bike and helmet is recommended. Mountain bikes and helmets are available for an extra fee. Snacks are provided daily. Please bring a bag lunch and water bottle.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Explore Park- Mountain Biking Camp (grades 6th-8th) 51077 8/5/2019 - 8/9/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Explore Park Visitor's Center Info