Children's Summer Camp Ages 6-12 July 11-15 & 25-29 and August 1-5 & 15-19
10:00 AM - Friday, July 15, 2016
4 Hours

Enjoy exploring our park and learn all about the fascinatingĀ  plants, animals, and bugs that live in Mission Trails. Science, natural history and more!

There are 4 Day Camps, Mon-Fri 10am- 2pm. There must be a minimum of 8 students registered for a specific summer camp, maximum 20.

All camps meet at the MTRP Visitor Center and include live animals, art projects, hiking, games, and story telling by a Kumeyaay elder.

To register click here.

July 11-15 River Camp - The San Diego River is full of fascinating things. In this camp, children will learn all about what lives in and around the river by exploring several aquatic habitats, taking water samples, and getting an up close look at many underwater creatures. Campers will even learn about the first people who made the river area their home with stories from an Native American Kumeyaay Indian elder.

July 25-29 Creepy Crawly Camp - Mission Trails is full of creepy crawly creatures. In this camp, children will learn all about bugs, snakes, and other interesting animals by exploring outdoors, doing fun projects, and observing live reptiles and insects.

August 1-5 Nocturnal Creatures Camp - There are many mysterious creatures that roam our world after dark. In this camp, children will discover what happens in nature at night by learning about nocturnal animals, watching night vision footage, and doing activities that teach them how animals eat and explore in
the dark.

August 15-19 Nature Detectives Camp - Nature can be mysterious and fascinating. In this camp, children will use various tools to find clues that will help them learn about the creatures that live in Mission Trails. From looking for tracks in the dirt to using microscopes to examine found objects, making discoveries will be fun and educational.

Bring a lunch and water bottle for each camper.

Come to one or enjoy them all!

For more information: Contact Alicia Berg, MTRP Foundation Education Progtram Instructor
Call or text to 619-488-7452 or email:

Each week-long day camp is $125 per child orĀ  $100.00 per camp if you sign up for all 4 summer camps

To register click here.