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Summer Camp (Grades 6-8): Outdoor Skills

  • An event every day at 8:15am, starting June 29, 2020 and repeating until July 2, 2020

Sharpen your skills and become the envy of any campout. Practice shelter building, making different types of fires, hunting for wild edibles in the woods and cooking over a campfire with plenty of time for exploring, camouflage and outdoor challenges!

Please note this camp is at the Shepard Farm Property in Cottage Grove, MN.

Payment is only needed once per camper for this 4-day camp series.

Camper Registration Form: Please fill this out before proceeding with camp payment(s). One form per camper will need to be filled out for each season of camp (fall, spring, summer).
Registration deadline: Monday, June 22, 2020 at 12 p.m.
Scholarships: Available for those who qualify.

Other Information You Need to Know
Weather: Camps will not be cancelled due to inclement weather; activities will be adjusted for the safety of the children. Always dress campers to be comfortable in forecasted weather conditions.
Staffing: Your camper will be safe with highly trained naturalists and volunteers. Grades K-1, ratio 1 to 10. Grades 2 -8 , ratio 1 to 13.
Zero Tolerance: Dodge Nature Center has the right to dismiss a camper without a refund for violating the no tolerance policy for physical and verbal violence. Dodge must remain a safe and friendly environment for all of our campers, students, and visitors.
Fees to Avoid: Cancellation requests must be made at least two weeks prior to the start of camp to qualify for a refund. All cancellations include a $50 processing fee per camp. No camp transfers are permitted. *There is a $5 dollar late charge each 15 minutes after camp check-out ends at 3:15 p.m.

Event Details
Age Grades 6-8
Cost $220
Date(s)
Event Series
  • Monday, June 29th, 2020
  • Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
  • Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
  • Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
Time Check-in: 8:15 - 8:30 a.m.
Check-out: 3:00 - 3:15 p.m.
Location Shepard Farm Property
8946 70th Street S., Cottage Grove, MN 55016
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