Spring Camp

Monday, 3/25/2013

March 25 – March 29, 2013

Children, ages 6–15, will learn and explore the cycle of life of many plants, animals and how all of us are part of a big cycle of life called the Earth. The camp will be filled with adventures such as hikes, catching critters in the bay, explorations around the Estate and a variety of hands-on activities.

COST: $188 for a five-day session; plus a one-time $12 annual registration fee.

CAMP HOURS: 9 am – 4:30 pm Early drop off (7:30 am – 9 am) & late pick up (4:30 pm – 6 pm) are available for an additional fee.

June 10 – August 16, 2013

Camp hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Eco Explorers (Ages 6-8)
Expedition Deering (Ages 9-14)
Junior Naturalist (Ages 15-18)

Campers will enjoy the Deering Estate at Cutler as a base camp for exploring our many South Florida habitats. Our theme based weekly camp consists of three field trips (to local sense of place locales such as state preserves and national parks, ZooMiami, our many museums and cultural art facilities, and much more) and two days of nature based learning with plenty of adventures - hiking, biking, snorkeling, canoeing and eco-art projects (water related activities such as kayaking, canoeing and snorkeling for ages 9-14).

Miami-Dade Parks EcoAdventures offers Nature Adventure Spring & Summer Camp at the following locations: A.D. Barnes Park, Arch Creek Park and Matheson Hammock Park. Children will enjoy outdoor excursions that include trail hikes, wildlife encounters, canoeing and fishing! For more information visit www.miamiecoadventures.com.