Jacksonville

Nature and Animal Camps

This page lists summer camps in the Jacksonville, Florida area focusing on nature study and/or animals.
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Amelia Adventures Summer Camp

Our Amelia Island Adventure Camp is for kids age 9-12 who would enjoy an immersive nature and skill building experience. Kids learn Kayak and Paddleb ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/17-6/21, 7/1-7/5, 7/15-7/19, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
June 3 - 5, 17 - 19, July 1 - 3, July 15 - 18, July 29 ...
Hours: 9:00am - 1:30pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 9 - 12 years old
$175 per child
3 S. Front Street, Fernandina Beach, FL, 32034
Bolles Camp Kelvin

Pack your bags and lace up your hiking boots engineers, because at Camp Kelvin we are engineering designs to help us explore the great outdoors. Campe ...

Camp Week: 6/24-6/28
Half/Full: Half Day Afternoon
June 24- June 28, 2019
Hours: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Grades: Elementary
Age: Kindergarten- Second Grade
$180
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
200 ATP Tour Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32217
Bolles Elementary School Marine Biology Camp

This half day Marine Biology Camp will be led by Bolles School Marine Biology teacher, Rad Murphy, and intended for elementary and middle school stude ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14
June 3-7, June 10-14, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 2nd grade through 6th Grade
$225
Area: Southside/Mandarin
7400 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32217
Bolles Zany Zoology Amazing Animals Summer Camp

Learn about amazing animals from around the world through games, experiments, and simulations about polar bears, chameleons, poison dart frogs, monotr ...

Camp Week: 7/15-7/19
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
July 15 - 19, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am -12:00 pm
Grades: Elementary
Age: Kindergarten- Fifth Grade
$180
Area: San Marco
7400 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32217
Burrell's Camp Chippewa

Join us for the most enjoyable summer day camp in Jacksonville, Florida, at Burrell's Camp Chippewa. Camp Chippewa is designed to provide a fun, safe, ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2, 8/5-8/9
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - August 9, 2019
Hours: 6:30am - 6:30pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 6-12
$160/week
Area: Southside/Mandarin
3111 Tiger Hole Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32216
Celestial Farms - Little Farmers Summer Camp

Kids of all ages enjoy exercise and fun in the sun while learning about life on a farm Each week has a new theme. Kids of similar ages are grouped ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2, 8/5-8/9
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - August 9, 2019
Hours: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 5 and up
Rate is $150 per week or $35 for daily drop in
Pay by the Day: Yes
Area: Northside/Airport
13958 Duval Rd., Jacksonville, FL, 32218
Collage Day School Camp Collage

Consistent with the mission of Collage, the program aims to cultivate in each child a sense of wonder and curiosity for the natural world, creativity, ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
June 3 - August 2, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 3:00pm or 9:00am - 12:00pm
Grades: Preschool, Elementary
Age: 2 - 10
½ day 9-12: $150 per week; full day 9-3: $250 per week
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
171 Canal Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32082
Collage Day School TimberNook Summer Camp

TimberNook Camp offers two-week camps for ages 2-3 years and ages 4-10 years. Children will be encouraged to explore nature, while challenging their m ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/22-7/26
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
Elementary: June 10 - 14 and July 8 - 12, 2019; Prescho...
Hours: 9:30am - 11:30am for preschool, 9:30am - 1:30am for Ele...
Grades: Preschool, Elementary
Age: 2 - 10
$150 preschool, $225 per week for elementary track
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
171 Canal Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32082
Diamond D Ranch Horse Summer Camp

Diamond D Ranch provides young people an opportunity to learn about horses and horsemanship. Our program is designed to benefit the beginner and those ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - 7, 10 - 14, 17 - 21, 24 - 28, 2019
Hours: 8:30am - 5:00pm and overnight available
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 8 - 17 girls and boys, overnight camp for girls only
Day Camp: $495 per week; $795 per week. Price includes ...
Area: Orange Park/Westside
5903-1 Solomon Rd., Jacksonville, FL, 32234
Duval County 4-H  Journey into Bugs at Insectpedition

Come join us for a Journey into Bugs at Insectpedition! This 4-H Summer Camp for youth will introduce campers to the insect world. Campers will rece ...

Half/Full: Full Day
July TBA
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm daily
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 11 - 18 years old
$85
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
1010 N. McDuff Ave., Jacksonville, FL, 32254
Duval County 4-H All About Animals Summer Camp

During this 4 day camp, campers will learn about all different kinds of animals such as farm animals, pets, marine animals, wildlife, entomology, and ...

Camp Week: 6/17-6/21
Half/Full: Full Day
June 17-20, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm daily
Grades: Elementary
Age: 5 - 8 years old
$85
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
1010 N. McDuff Ave., Jacksonville, FL, 32254
Duval County 4-H Marine Summer Camp

Are you interested in learning about marine life, going fishing, or exploring the underwater world with a mask and snorkel? If so, this is the camp fo ...

Camp Week: 6/24-6/28, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26
Half/Full: Full Day
Senior Marine Camp (ages 14-17)- June 24-28, 2019 Junio...
Hours: Overnight
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 8-13 or 14 - 17
Junior Marine Camp Tuition: $300 Senior Marine Camp Tui...
Camp Timpoochee 4-H Center, Niceville, FL, 32254
Duval County 4-H On the Wild Side Environmental Camp

This camp will give youth an opportunity to get outside and enjoy nature! Come explore with us through Florida's wildlife, forest, natural springs, co ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14
June 10 - 14, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm daily
Grades: Elementary
Age: 9 - 13 years old
$100
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
1010 N McDuff Ave., Jacksonville, FL, 32254
GTM Reserve Adventures in the Estuary Summer Camp

Adventures in the Estuary Camp is a fun and educational way for your child to discover the importance of the coastal community, explore the many habit ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - August 2, 2019
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm plus overnight camps available
Grades: Preschool, Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 4 - 17 year olds
$250 - $700 per session depending on age and time
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32082
Haddenloch Summer Camp

Haddenloch Summer Horse Camp offers a wide variety of activities for all levels of riders. Campers start their days with horse education covering ever ...

Camp Week: 7/1-7/5, 7/22-7/26
Half/Full: Full Day
July 22 - 26, 2019, For previous camp participants and ...
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
$550/ week
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
10840 Old Dixie Highway, Ponte Vedra, FL, 32081
Jacksonville Humane Society Camp Paw Prints Summer Camp

JHS is proud to offer a selection of camps for children of all ages, thanks to The Jim Moran Foundation. Camps provide children an experience to lear ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - 28, July 15 - August 2, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: Grades K - 8th
$205/week per camper
Area: Arlington
8464 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32216
Jacksonville University Marine Science Summer Camp

Led by JU Marine Science faculty, you will be involved with all aspects of investigating marine environments from choosing sampling methodology and si ...

Camp Week: 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28
Half/Full: Full Day
June 17 - 21, 24 - 28, 2019
Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Grades: High School
Age: 14-18
Call for pricing
Area: Arlington
2800 University Boulevard North, Jacksonville, FL, 32211
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Summer Camp

Ready for the wildest week in town? Come to Summer Zoo Camp at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens to experience tours, keeper chats, animal encounters, ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
June 10th – August 2nd with no camp the week of July 4t...
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: K - 8th Grade
Members $195 per week, per child, $50 for Extended Care...
Area: Northside/Airport
370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
JaxParks Ocean Summer Camp

Participants explore the waters and shoreline at Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park. Activities include surfing, sand castle creation, beach art, beach volleyba ...

Camp Week: 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26
Half/Full: Full Day
Two-week sessions, from June 17 - July 26, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 8 - 15
$150 per participant per two-week session
Area: Beaches/Mayport
500 Wonderwood Drive, Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233
Kayak Amelia Summer Camp

With 46000 acres of nature to explore your children will never get bored. We will utilize kayaks and stand up paddle boards to access some of the most ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
June 10 - 28, July 8 - August 2, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: Ages 7 - 14
$270/week
Area: Beaches/Mayport, Northside/Airport
13030 Heckscher Dr., Jacksonville, FL, 32226
Little Peeps Farmer for a Day Summer Camp

Summer time is bound to be a good time here at the farm! We usually have a nice mixed-aged group of children attend our camps from ages 4 on up to 13 ...

Camp Week: 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
June 17- July 31, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Grades: Preschool, Elementary, Middle School
Age: Ages 4 to 13 years old
$30-$225
Beach Blvd. & St. Johns Bluff, Jacksonville, FL, 32246
Marineland Dolphin Adventure Seaside Eco Adventures

Join our S.E.A. Camp crew for a fun-filled week of science, activities, exploration, beachcombing and of course, dolphins! Campers will spend their da ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
June 10 – August 2, 2019, excluding the holiday week fr...
Hours: 8:30am - 3:00pm (Fridays half day)
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: S.E.A. Camp I: Ages 7 - 9, S.E.A. Camp II: Ages 10 - 12
$550/session
9600 Oceanshore Blvd., St. Augustine, FL, 32080
Marineland Dolphin Adventure Teaching Environment Education in Nature (T.E.E.N.) Camp

Our T.E.E.N. Camp is an exciting opportunity for teenagers who are interested in the environmental field and our local wildlife. This unique experienc ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
June 10 – August 2, 2019, excluding the holiday week fr...
Hours: 5 day sessions; Monday – Friday*, 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m....
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 13 - 17
$550/session
9600 Oceanshore Blvd., St. Augustine, FL, 32080
Playgarden, The Fun in the Sun Summer Camp

The Playgarden is a beachside preschool & kindergarten that offers a Fun in the Sun Summer Camp. We follow the rhythm similar to our school year.  Ou ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26
June 10 - July 26, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Grades: Preschool, Elementary
Age: 3 - 7 years old
$195/week
Area: Beaches/Mayport
229 8th Ave. S., Jacksonville Beach, Florida, 32256
Playgarden, The Fun in the Sun Summer Camp

Our Fun in the Sun Summer Camp follows a rhythm similar to the school year. The weekly themes are Sun, Earth, Wind and Water. It is rich in story, son ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
June 10 - July 26, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Grades: Preschool, Elementary
Age: 3 - 7
$200/week
Area: Beaches/Mayport
223 8th Ave. S., Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
Providence Camp Tinker & Fiddle

Week 1: Dream Machines (June 3-7) Inspired by the ingenuity of great inventors, campers will design & create their ultimate dream machines! Using too ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/17-6/21, 7/8-7/12
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - 7, June 17-21, July 8-12, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 3rd - 6th grades
$205 per week
Area: Intracoastal
2701 Hodges Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32224
S.M.ART Girlz SPARK Summer Camp

Ready for a summer packed full of S.M.Art Fun?! C'mon and take a journey of action-packed, dream building, exploration and empowerment in S.M.Art Girl ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - June 28, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 1st grade - 9th grade
$150/week and $125 Registration Fee
Area: Riverside/Ortega
4274 Herschel St., Jacksonville, FL, 32210
San Jose Episcopal Day School Camping Out

Calling all rising K - rising 3rd graders who love to camp! Let's go on nature walks around the SJEDS campus, have scavenger hunts, make solar oven s’ ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7
Half/Full: Half Day Afternoon
June 3 - 7, 2019
Hours: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Grades: Elementary
Age: Rising K - 3rd graders
$125
Area: San Marco
7423 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32217
San Jose Episcopal Day School Sea, Sand, and Sun Summer Camp

Rising PK 3-rising K campers will explore the ocean from SJEDS! Campers will making ocean slime, paint keepsake footprints in the surf, create an unde ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7
Half/Full: Half Day Afternoon
June 3 - 7, 2019
Hours: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Grades: Preschool, Elementary
Age: Pk3 - Rising K
$110
Area: San Marco
7423 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32217
Seaside Charter School Summer by the Sea

We are pleased to announce “Summer By The Sea”, our all-new, six week camp program on our new beach campus located at 2865 Mayport Road. For three wee ...

Camp Week: 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26
June 10 - 28, July 8 - 26, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Grades: Elementary
Age: K - 5th grades
$180 ($160 for siblings attending the same week)
Area: Beaches/Mayport
2865 Mayport Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32233
St. Johns County Parks and Recreation Summer Camp

The 2019 Summer Camp Drawing link will be posted at 8 a.m. on March 4. The Parks & Recreation Department Camps are for children ages 5-12 (only fiv ...

Free and Cheap Camps: Yes
Registration Deadline: March 16, 2018
Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - July 19, 2019
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 5 - 12 years old
$410 per child; $59 per week, Reduced Rates Available
Area: Nocatee, Ponte Vedra Beach
210 Davis Park Road, Ponte Vedra, FL, 32081
University of North Florida ECO Camp

Eco Camp began in 2001 with the idea that children should be able to use nature as a fun and educational backdrop in the summer. It has expanded dras ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/1-7/5, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
June 3 - August 2, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 6 - 14
General Public Weekly Rate: $220
Area: St. Johns Town Center
1 UNF Dr., Jacksonville, FL, 32224
White Oak Conservation Overnight Summer Camp

When you send your child to White Oak Conservation Summer Camp you're sending them on an experience they will never forget! Occupying more than 17,000 ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21, 6/24-6/28, 7/8-7/12, 7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2
Half/Full: Full Day
One week overnight sessions: June 2 - June 28 and July ...
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: Ages 8 - 15
$1,100
581705 White Oak Rd., Yulee, FL, 32097
Wilma's Little People's School Summer Fun

Let's explore our big JU backyard including the St. John's River. During Sum(mer) Fun we will explore the secrets and surprises of nature around our J ...

Camp Week: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14, 6/17-6/21
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
June 3- June 21, 2019
Hours: New two's - T, Th 9:15-11:30; Two's - M, W, F 9:00-12:0...
Grades: Preschool
Age: 2-5
$220- $405
Area: Arlington
2800 University Blvd. N., Jacksonville, FL, 32211