Spring Break Camps 2024

Single-day camps, March 25–28, 2024

Dodge is offering single-day Spring Break Camps from March 25–28 for kids in grades K–1, 2–4, and 5–8. Camps run from 8:15 a.m.–3:00 p.m. and are located at the Main Property in West St. Paul. Camps cost $60—need-based scholarships are available to those who qualify.

How to register


Spring Break Camps are filled on a first-come-first-serve basis. There’s two parts to camp registration: 1. Payment and 2. Camper Information Form. Due to our systems, these two parts cannot be combined.

Registration is open! If you’re in need of financial assistance, complete a scholarship application (en español) before registering.

Follow these step-by-step instructions to register for camp:

  1. Choose one camp* from the list below. Click ‘Register Now’—you’ll be redirected to the camp event page.
  2. Under ‘Camp Payment’, submit payment. Stay on the event page.
  3. Under ‘Camper Information Form 2024’, fill out and submit the form.

You’ll receive a confirmation email for both payment and the Camper Information Form. Congrats—you’re all set for camp!

*Registration is limited to one camp per child.

Registration Process FAQs


Camps for kids in grades K–1


Monday, March 25: In the Maple Woods

Collect sap and get the fire going to boil sap down into maple syrup and sugar! Stories and snacks by the campfire, games in the woods, and sweet treats are all part of your day in the maple woods.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Tuesday, March 26: Earth, Air, Water, Fire  

Spend a day exploring the elements! Dig into the earth beneath your feet, appreciate the air around you, experiment with water in its many forms, and learn how to safely spark a fire.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Wednesday, March 27: Animals Around Us

From the woods to the farm, animals are everywhere! Explore Dodge to find signs that animals left behind. Get up close and hands on with some animals that call Minnesota their home.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Thursday, March 28: Nature Hide-and-Seek

Ready or not, here we come! Come play games of hide-and-seek to hone your observational skills, meet camouflaged critters up-close, and learn all about how wild animals hide in plain sight.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Camps for kids in grades 2–4


Monday, March 25: Earth, Air, Water, Fire

Spend a day exploring the elements! Dig into the earth beneath your feet, appreciate the air around you, experiment with water in its many forms, and learn how to safely spark a fire.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

Register Now

Tuesday, March 26: Challenge Accepted!

Do you enjoy silly challenges and a little friendly competition? Put your brain and body to the test with nature-based challenges all around Dodge! With your fellow campers, participate in mental and physical activities, minute-to-win-it competitions, and scavenger hunts.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Wednesday, March 27: Maple Time

In early spring, it’s maple syrup time! Tap trees, hang buckets, split wood, and tend the fire under the cauldron to enjoy the sweet tastes of the season.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Thursday, March 28: Art of Foraging

Spring’s arrival means new life and new things to do in nature! Learn how to identify wild foods and cook outdoor delicacies. Explore different ways to use foraged finds for art and engineering.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

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Camps for kids in grades 5–8


Tuesday, March 26: Girls Explore Science

Science can be sweet and spring is a great time to explore nature’s wonders! Join other girls as you learn about maple syrup, taste sweet treats, and find adventure in Dodge’s forests, prairies, and ponds.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

Register Now

Wednesday, March 27: Challenge Accepted!

Do you enjoy silly challenges and a little friendly competition? Put your brain and body to the test with nature-based challenges all around Dodge! With your fellow campers, participate in mental and physical activities, minute-to-win-it competitions, and scavenger hunts.

Cost: $60
Location: Main Property in West St. Paul

Register Now

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