Day Camps

Kids in fieldWashington County Parks is excited to be offering Summer Day Camps in 2021 providing a fun, healthy, and safe experience for your child as we follow MDH/ CDC and Washington County guidelines.  Please click on the dates to register. 

A Day in the Life

Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$192 - includes a vehicle permit for drop-off and pick-up

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a bird? To see the world through the eyes of an insect? To spend your whole life underwater? Join us as we use each day exploring these questions, making crafts, meeting special guests, and so much more as we discover what it’s really like to spend a day in the life of our animal friends.  

June 14 - June 17 at Lake Elmo Park Reserve - Ages 8 - 10

July 12 - July 15 at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park - Ages 10 - 12

July 26 - July 29 at Lake Elmo Park Reserve - Ages 10 - 12

Outdoor Skills

Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
$145 - includes a vehicle permit for drop-off and pick-up 

Are you ready to boost your survival skills? How well can you prepare a campsite? Can you find your way with a compass, catch your own dinner, or identify plants and animals? Whether you are new to these skills, need some brushing up, or just want to spend time outdoors the Outdoor Skills camp is the place for you! Join us as we dive into these fun activities and learn or develop skills that can last a lifetime.

June 21 - June 24 at Lake Elmo Park Reserve - Ages 10-12

July 19 - July 22 at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park - Ages 8 - 10

August 2 - August 5 at Lake Elmo Park Reserve - Ages 8 - 10

Cancellation Policy

A full refund will be issued if there is notice of 4 weeks or more. If notice is given between 2 - 4 weeks, a 50% refund will be issued. No refunds if notice is given 2 weeks from the first day of camp or shorter.