Summer Camps at Alapocas Run

About Alapocas Run
State Park
Rock Climbing Camps

Registration begins
Monday, February 1, 2016

How to Register

To register, download a registration packet and complete the form. The registration form must be completely filled out and payment received to register your camper.

Registration is accepted by mail, fax, email or in person with full payment at the time of registration. Your child will not be registered until payment has been received.

After care is available Monday- Friday, 3:30-5:30 p.m., $10 per day or $35 for the week.

By Fax:
Fax application to
(302) 577-7084.

By Mail or In Person:
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wilmington State Parks office
1021 W. 18th Street
Wilmington, DE  19802

Blue Ball Barn, Alapocas Run State Park
1914 W. Park Drive
Wilmington, DE 19803

To register by Email:
Download the PDF registration form
and email it to:

Payment accepted:
Credit card preferred. In person at either Alapocas Run or Wilmington State Parks, or call (302) 577-7020 for phone payment. Make checks out to Wilmington State Parks.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations and/or requests to reschedule must be received 30 days before the start of camp and will be subject to a $30 administrative fee. There will be no refunds or rescheduling within 30 days of the start of camp. Please refer to the registration packet for other information and policies.

Find A Camp at
a Different Park:

Our Camps

Rock and Rappel Climbing Camp

Monday, July 11, 2016 to Friday, July 15, 2016
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 13 to 17
Cost: $325 per camper

About the Program: Challenge your mental and physical skills while exploring the world of rock climbing. Campers will discover the basics of top rope climbing, learn belaying and rappelling, and take a trip to a new rock climbing location (estimated travel time 1 hour). Climbing equipment is provided.