Eco-Trek Day Camp (ages 11-14)
Monday - Thursday, June 24 - 27, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. (910-06-24-19)
Bring your spirit of adventure and teamwork as we take off on hiking, canoeing, swimming, and biking treks that connect us to the natural world throughout the Arboretum and beyond.
- Develop wilderness survival skills while building different shelter types, collecting clean water, preparing a campfire, and creating handy camp crafts
- Discover how to use plants to make your own cordage, mosquito spray and more!
- Complete team challenges that test these new skills with mock survival scenarios
- Explore Lake Minnewashta Regional Park and cool down with water activities at the lifeguarded beach
Requirements for participation: All campers must be able to bike 8 miles on two wheels to be eligible, and must be able to swim. Campers will need to bring a properly functioning bike and helmet on one of the days (registrants will be contacted prior to camp with the date of “bring your bike and helmet” day)
Limit 16, Learning Center Picnic Shelters
$120 members/$138 non-members, includes Arboretum admission, snacks and project supplies
Link to Participant Agreement and Complete Waiver and Release Form