Nature Adventure and Survival Camp

Nature Survival Camp and Nature Adventure Camp allow young people to explore the area’s trails, water and animals this summer at Lewis and Clark National Historical Park.

LEWIS AND CLARK — Two weeklong camps at Lewis and Clark National Historical Park this summer allow children to explore the area’s trails, water and animals, and include exciting overnight opportunities.

Nature Adventure Camp, held Monday through Friday, July 8 through 12, offers a week’s worth of adventures at the park and nearby, as well as an overnight in Fort Clatsop. The camp is open to students entering fourth grade through sixth grade. The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; for the Thursday overnight, drop-off is at 9 a.m. and pickup is at 11 a.m. Friday. The cost is $140.

Nature Survival Camp, held Monday through Friday, July 15 through 19, takes campers on the water and to the woods, deep into the park and other sites, as they explore and practice skills to survive and thrive in nature, including a two-night camping trip at the beach. This camp is open to students entering seventh, eighth and ninth grades. The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, with a 9 a.m. drop-off on Wednesday and 11 a.m. pickup on Friday for the two-day camping trip at the beach. The cost is $150.

Enrollment for both camps is limited and scholarships are available.

Questions? Call 503-861-4422, visit nps.gov/lewi or follow Lewis and Clark National Historical Park on Facebook and Instagram.

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