Kids at a Day Camp with a kayak

Summer Camps


Find the Right Summer Camp

Delaware State Parks offer exciting summer day camps all over Delaware! Download the registration and camp flyers, view details on registration, cancellation and Covid-19 updates on the right side of your screen (on desktop machines) or below the list of camps (on mobile phones and tablets).

Cape Henlopen State Park - Hear Me Nature

For ages 5 to 6

June 14 - June 18, 9 a.m. - noon

Get in touch with nature as we seek to hear, see, feel, smell and experience how plants and animals spend summer in the park.

Cost: $115

Alapocas Run State Park - Nature Rock Climbing Camp I

For ages 8 to 10

June 21 - June 25, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Learn to climb, make some friends and have great nature adventures. Campers will learn the basics of rock climbing while exploring the natural world in Alapocas Run State Park. Climbing equipment is provided.

Cost: $275 per camper

White Clay Creek State Park - White Clay Explorers

For ages 5 to 6

June 21 - June 25, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. (reduced hours)

Join us this week to explore the creek and surrounding forest valley in search of wildlife and fun. Nature can be the best playground and classroom. Come make friends while playing in and around the creek. Nature games and crafts will be a part of this camp.

Cost: $150

Trap Pond State Park - Fishing Frenzy

For ages 7 to 12

June 28 - July 2, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Campers will become experienced anglers! Learn the various bait types, fish species and knots needed to become excellent fisherman! We will fish from the bank, docks and our pontoon boat during the week. A fishing tournament will be held at the end of the week to show off our new skills.

Cost: $150

Bellevue State Park - RECREATION CAMP: Going for Gold

For ages 7 to 11

July 26 - July 30, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include sports and games, arts and crafts, and nature exploration all related to the weekly theme and the park itself.

Cost: $190 per week

Lums Pond State Park - Lums Pond Anglers (Session 2)

For ages 10 to 13

August 2 - August 6, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

This fishing camp will take campers on an adventure to explore some of the best fishing spots at Lums Pond. Campers will get to experiment with different types of bait, and head out on the water to test their angling skills! Campers may bring their own equipment, but all equipment needed will be provided.

Cost: $250

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White Clay Creek State Park - Pirates Treasures: Stream Explorers

For ages 6 to 8

August 9 - August 13, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Argh you ready for a pirate week? Spend your “shipwrecked” days searching for treasure, panning for gems and meeting new pirate friends while learning about the incredible treasures that make up our natural world.

Cost: $150

Killens Pond State Park - Test Entry Camp

For ages 6 to 8

August 9 - August 13, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Argh you ready for a pirate week? Spend your “shipwrecked” days searching for treasure, panning for gems and meeting new pirate friends while learning about the incredible treasures that make up our natural world.

Cost: $150

Brandywine Zoo - Continental Creatures - FULL

For ages 6 to 8

August 23 - August 27, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Grab your passport and take off on a journey to learn about wildlife from around the world! Each day we will discuss a new continent and the animals that call it home.

Cost: $215/$185 DZS by March 31