Registration for Summer Camp 2022 is open!

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Ages 5-6

What a great opportunity to enjoy a full day together in nature!

Play and discover nature at Mud Lake.

Choose any combo of Monday/Tuesday, Wednesday/Thursday, or all 4 days for each two week session or all summer long. Drop in Fridays available.

Classes run 8am – 4pm.

The “Register” button will take you to our program management system on UltraCamp. If you haven’t created an account there yet, please do so. This will allow you to register for any camps/classes available within your child’s/children’s age range. If you have any questions, please email or call (303) 258-0495.


Nederrangers Session 1

Nature’s Architects ~ June 6-9 How can animals live outside and survive? Explore the architectural world of wildlife while investigating dens, nests, and caves. Create your own habitat using mud, grass, sticks and more!

Rock Heads ~ June 13-16 Join us for a rocky mountain rock hunt. Search for valuable minerals such as gold and tungsten. Discover the common gems under your feet, and start a rock collection to take home.

Nederrangers Session 2

Beetles and Flutterbies ~ June 20-23 Become an entomologist! Discover the insects that dig in the earth and fly through the air. We will sweep with nets and set traps to investigate these amazing critters. Catch and release!

Water Creatures ~ June 27-30 The earth is 70% water and so are you! Investigate this mystery of life on earth and splish, splash on an aquatic safari. Drink the water that the dinosaurs slurped!

Nederrangers Session 3

Hunt & Hide ~ July 5-7 (No Camp Monday July 4th) How does our local wildlife hide so well? How are predators able to sneak up on their prey? Let’s practice our own hunting and hiding skills in the forest! Try our hand at tracking, identifying, and exploring the web of life.

Wild Green Safari ~ July 11-14 Become a junior botanist and discover the wild and wooly plants on the trails. Capture these beautiful plants through sketching and painting. Press flowers into a beautiful picture to take home.

Nederrangers Session 4

Bird Brains ~ July 18-21 Take to the air while we focus on the sky. What do you see? An abundance of beautiful birds up there, under bushes, and in trees! Make your own bird guide to take home.

Earth Trackers ~ July 25-28 Let’s understand the stride of the wildlife! Read the stories of the tracks and other evidence of wildlife in the forest. Create a field guide and keep track of your discoveries.

Nederrangers Session 5

Croaks and Other Mud Dwellers ~ August 1-4  Who’s been squishing around in the mud? Let’s investigate the gooey earth beneath our feet and learn about the creatures who call the mud home. Can you frolic like a frog and slither like a salamander?

Mystery Trek ~ August 8-11  Become an Earth Detective as we uncover the mysteries of the wilderness through scavenger hunts and guessing games. Find the mysterious clues left by forest creatures, build gnome and fairy houses, and hunt for treasure in the woods!