Outdoor Explorers

For campers age 11-14, Cost: $185/week

Boys spots are filled up for Outdoor Explorers

Each day Outdoor Explorers will meet at a different State Park to hike and learn about the amazing natural communities of the coast. The week includes an overnight backpacking trip.

Camp Hours: 10am to 3pm, Monday and Tuesday, 10am to 4pm Wednesday. The week will end with an overnight backpack trip on Thursday with pick up at 2 pm on Friday.

What to Bring: Please bring a daypack with a water bottle, sunscreen, and healthy snack and lunch. Dress in layers of clothes and good walking shoes. By Wednesday you’ll need a backpack, tent, and sleeping bag for the overnight. (Talk to us if you need any supplies!)

Drivers: Please let us know if you can help with driving on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday. Thank you!!


Tentative Schedule:

Monday/ Van Damne Fern Loop Trail: Meet and pick up at the Pygmy Forest Loop parking lot located 3 miles up Little River Airport Rd., about 1/2 mile past the Airport on left.

Tuesday/ Lake Cleone: Meet and pick up at the Lake Cleone parking lot in McKerriker State Park.

Wednesday/ Big River Swimming Hole: Meet at the Mendocino Recreation Center parking lot at School and Pine Streets in Mendocino at 10am. Bring your backpacks and tents. Pick up on Wednesday is at 4pm at the Mendocino Recreation Center.

Thursday/ Overnight at Manchester State Park: Meet at the Mendocino Recreation Center parking lot.

Friday/ Conclusion: Return to Mendocino Recreation Center parking lot and pick up at 2pm.


For more information call Pam Huntley at (707) 937-1367 or email info@naturedaycamp.com


We’re looking forward to it!