Young Explorers Science Camp

Young Explores Camp

Registration Begins April 14th

Young Explorers will investigate the natural world. Each week long camp program is packed with fun experiments, individual projects and engaging science learning. Explore, discover and enjoy the "wow" of science in your own backyard. Campers need to bring a mid-afternoon snack.

Equipment and supplies provided courtesy of the Friends of the Arcata Marsh. FOAM

Location: Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center
Ages: 4 - 6 years
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Weekly Camp Fees:
$95.00 Residents /Add $10 non-resident fee per registration.
Young Explorer Camp Dates and Themes Summer 2014:

June 23 -27: Animal Connections
July 28-Aug 1: Going with the Flow
Aug 4-8: Evolving Adaptations

Learn more about our themes

Animal Connections: Learn about animals of the marsh and how they interact with each other and our community.

Going with the Flow: Investigate the importance of water at the marsh and around the world.

Evolving Adaptations: Uncover the mysteries of life at the marsh and how adaptations help with survival in the natural world.

Day Camp Combo:

Combine Young Explorers Science Camp with a morning camp for a full day of fun.
Sorry, transportation is not provided to or from the Arcata Skate Park or Marsh.
Campers must be 5 to attend Redwood Day Camp.
Fees: $130 residents / $150 non-residents

Payment plans are available:

Pay for your first week in full and reserve additional weeks with just a $25 non-refundable deposit per week.The remaining balance must be received by the Monday prior to the registered week.


For more information on Recreation Activities call the
Recreation Division at (707) 822-7091