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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Schedule & Registration

REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER 2017 OPENS IN FEBRUARY! 

Registration can be done online, over the phone or in person. To register online, click the links below, or go to www.PortlandParks.org and search for the activity number of your desired class - or search for "Nature Day Camp" to see ALL options! 
Prefer to register over the phone? Call the Customer Service Center at 503-823-2525 and refer to the activity number. 
You can also register in person at any community center (having the activity number with you will speed up the process). 

AFTER CARE INFORMATION

After Care is provided at some sites from 3pm - 6pm for an additional fee at the following locations: Hoyt Arboretum, Mt Tabor Park & Sellwood Park. 
Registration can be done online using Activity #0000000. Register for the camp first; then choose all the days After Care needed at once using  flexible registration. 
(If you are calling to register through the Customer Service Center (503-823-2525), PLEASE tell them to look for Nature Day Camp After Care using FLEXIBLE REGISTRATION.) See the extended care page for more information!

Any questions about Summer Nature Day Camp should be directed to the Environmental Education office. Call us at 503-823-3601, text questions to 503-823-1149 or email  enviroed@portlandoregon.gov 

2017 SUMMER NATURE DAY CAMP SCHEDULE

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Preschool Camp Schedule (for children ages 3.5 - 5)
All camps begin at 9am and end at 1pm. Early drop off is free and begins at 8am. After-care is not provided. Costs listed are for Portland Residents and do not include the Online Registration fee.

Location & Theme Activity Number Dates of Camp Ages Resident Fee
Rockin Robins @ Mt Tabor: TBA TBA June 19-23 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Hoyt Arb: TBA TBA June 26-30 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Mt Tabor: TBA TBA July 10-14 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Hoyt Arb: TBA TBA July 17-21 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Mt Tabor: TBA TBA July 24-28 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Mt Tabor: TBA TBA July 31-Aug 4 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Hoyt Arb: TBA TBA Aug 7-11 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Hoyt Arb: TBA TBA Aug 14-18 3.5-5 yrs $150.00
Rockin Robins @ Mt Tabor: TBA TBA Aug 21-25 3.5-5 yrs $150.00

Youth Camp Schedule (for children ages 5-10)
All camps begin at 9am and end at 3pm. Early drop off is free and begins at 8am. After-care is not available at every location: a "(+AC)" denotes that after-care is provided. Costs listed are for Portland Residents and do not include the Online Registration fee. Curious what the difference is between themes? Theme descriptions can be found HERE!

Location & Theme Activity Number Dates of Camp Ages Resident Fee
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA June 19-23 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA June 19-23 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA June 26-30 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA June 26-30 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 10-14 5-10 yrs $172.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 10-14 5-10 yrs $172.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 17-21 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 17-21 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 24-28 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 31-Aug 4 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA July 31-Aug 4 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA Aug 7-11 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA Aug 7-11 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA Aug 8-12 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA Aug 8-12 5-10 yrs $215.00
Nature Day Camp @ TBA: TBA TBA Aug 21-25 5-10 yrs $215.00

Teen Camp Schedule (for youth ages 11-21)
All camps begin at 9am (except the Urban Nature Adventures which begin at 8:30am) and end at 3pm. Early drop off is free and begins at 8am. After-care is not available at every location: a "(+A/C)" denotes that after-care is provided. Costs listed are for Portland Residents and do not include the Online Registration fee. Curious what the difference is between themes? Theme descriptions can be found HERE!

Location & Theme Activity Number Dates of Camp Ages Resident Fee Materials Fee
DIY Nature @ TBA: TBA TBA June 19-23 10-12 yrs $215.00 $10.00 (DIY Supplies)
Urban Nature Adventure - meeting @ TBA TBA June 26-30 10-12 yrs $215.00 $12.50 (TriMet Pass)
DIY Nature @ TBA: TBA TBA July 10-14 10-12 yrs $215.00 $10.00 (DIY Supplies)
DIY Nature @ TBA: TBA TBA July 17-21 10-12 yrs $215.00 $10.00 (DIY Supplies)
DIY Nature @ TBA: TBA TBA July 24-28 10-12 yrs $215.00 $10.00 (DIY Supplies)
Urban Nature Adventure - meeting @ TBA TBA July 31-Aug 4 10-12 yrs $215.00 $12.50 (TriMet Pass)
DIY Nature @ TBA: TBA TBA Aug 1-5 10-12 yrs $215.00 $10.00 (DIY Supplies)
DIY Nature @ TBA: TBA
TBA Aug 7-11 10-12 yrs $215.00 $10.00 (DIY Supplies)
Urban Nature Adventure - meeting @ TBA TBA Aug 14-18 10-12 yrs $215.00 $12.50 (TriMet Pass)
Teen Explorers - In partnership with PP&R Adaptive & Inclusive Recreation (please register through the AIR Office by calling Jane at 503-823-4333) TBA TBA 13-21 yrs $150.00 none 
Urban Nature Adventure - meeting @ TBA TBA Aug 21-25 10-12 yrs $215.00 $12.50 (TriMet Pass)

See you in the Parks!