Audubon Adventures Summer Camp 2018

STEM-focused summer camp for kids ages 8-12

Camp Audubon Adventures 2018

Get wild this summer with Audubon Adventures and experience the exciting world of Sonoran desert wildlife! Audubon Adventures is a week-long, nature and science focused day camp in Phoenix where campers enjoy nature hikes, archery, solar snacks, geocaching, unique activities, and more! 

Ages:
8–12 years old (rising 3rd–6th grade)

Registration for 2018 is now open. Click the links below to register:

Wildlife Watchers: June 11th–15th ($270) Registration Closed

Experience the exciting world of Sonoran Desert wildlife! Day Camp portion at Audubon Arizona Monday through Wednesday. Overnight camping portion at Mingus Mountain Camp and Retreat Center on Thursday and Friday. Campers will arrive at Audubon Arizona at 8 a.m. on Thursday morning and will be transported to Mingus Mountain, where they will enjoy hiking, star-gazing, and s'mores around the campfire, and will return to Audubon Arizona for pickup on Friday afternoon at 4 p.m.

  • Monday–Wednesday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Audubon Arizona)
  • Thursday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Mingus Mountain)

Stream Dwellers: June 18th–22nd ($210) Registration Closed

Discover the unique creatures of our rivers, ponds, and streams with our themed Stream Dwellers Week! Campers enjoy a day camp at the Audubon Center on Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.–4 p.m. and cap off their week with day-trip excursions to local science/nature venues on Thursday and Friday.

  • Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Audubon Arizona)

Winged Wonders: June 25th–29th ($320) Registration Closed

Learn about the amazing animals of the air with our themed Winged Wonders Week! Day Camp portion at Audubon Arizona Monday andTuesday. Overnight camping portion at Mingus Mountain Camp and Retreat Center on Wednesday through Friday. Campers will arrive at Audubon Arizona at 8 a.m. on Wednesday morning and will be transported to Mingus Mountain, where they will enjoy hiking, star-gazing, and s'mores around the campfire, and will return to Audubon Arizona for pickup on Friday afternoon at 4 p.m.

  • Monday–Tuesday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Audubon Arizona)
  • Wednesday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Mingus Mountain)

Earth Shakers: July 9th–13th ($210) Registration Closed

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Create crystals, explore volcanoes, experience earthquakes, and marvel at geologic wonders with our themed Earth Shakers Week! Campers enjoy a day camp at the Audubon Center on Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.–4 p.m. and cap off their week with day-trip excursions to local science/nature venues on Thursday and Friday.

  • Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Audubon Arizona)

Time Travelers: July 16th–20th ($270) Registration Closed

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Explore the ancient world beneath our feet with our themed Time Travelers Week! Day Camp portion at Audubon Arizona Monday through Wednesday. Overnight camping portion at Mingus Mountain Camp and Retreat Center on Thursday and Friday. Campers will arrive at Audubon Arizona at 8 a.m. on Thursday morning and will be transported to Mingus Mountain, where they will enjoy hiking, star-gazing, and s'mores around the campfire, and will return to Audubon Arizona for pickup on Friday afternoon at 4 p.m.

  • Monday–Wednesday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Audubon Arizona)
  • Thursday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Mingus Mountain)

Sky Seekers: July 23rd–27th ($320) Registration Closed

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View the stars, weather, and solar system in a whole new light with our themed Sky Seekers Week! Overnight Camping portion at Mingus Mountain Camp and Retreat Center on Wednesday through Friday. Campers will arrive at Audubon Arizona at 8 a.m. on Wednesday morning and will be transported to Mingus Mountain, where they will enjoy hiking, star-gazing, and s'mores around the campfire, and will return to Audubon Arizona for pickup on Friday afternoon at 4 p.m.

  • Monday–Tuesday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Audubon Arizona)
  • Wednesday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (Mingus Mountain)

Audubon Arizona Location: Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center 3131 S. Central Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85040

Mingus Mountain Location: Mingus Mountain Camp and Retreat Center 8500 W. Forest Service Rd. 104

Prescott Valley, AZ  86315

For more information, contact Emily Martell at emartell@audubon.org or 602-468-6470 x125.

Limited scholarships are available; contact Emily Martell for details.

Thanks to our generous sponsors of Camp Audubon Adventures 2018: