Summer Camps at Alapocas Run

About Alapocas Run State Park Rock Climbing Camps


Register Today!

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 $30 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
(302)577-7020

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:
DNREC_WilmingtonProg@state.de.us

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.

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Our Camps


Rock Climbing Nature Quest Camp

Session:
Monday, June 15, 2015 to Friday, June 19, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.*
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $275 per camper

About the Program: Learn to climb, make some friends and have great nature adventures. Campers will learn the basics of rock climbing while completing an adventure quest in Alapocas Run State Park. Climbing equipment is provided.


Rock Climbing Nature Quest Camp

Session:
Monday, June 22, 2015 to Friday, June 26, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.*
Ages: 11 to 13
Cost: $275 per camper

About the Program: Test your strength, agility and concentration while exploring the world of rock climbing. Campers will learn the basics, climb indoors at the Delaware Rock Gym, climb and hike at Alapocas Run State Park, and canoe the Brandywine River. Climbing equipment is provided.


Rock Climbing Nature Quest Camp

Session:
Monday, July 06, 2015 to Friday, July 10, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.*
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $275 per camper

About the Program: Learn to climb, make some friends and have great nature adventures. Campers will learn the basics of rock climbing while completing an adventure quest in Alapocas Run State Park. Climbing equipment is provided.


Rock and Rappel Climbing Camp

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
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 hike at Alapocas Run State Park. Climbing equipment is provided.