Summer Camps at Bellevue

About Bellevue State Park
Summer Camps


 

Registration begins February 7th,
9 am to Noon at the park office.

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 process for registration.

Mail or Walk-In Registration:
At the park office:
800 Carr Road
Wilmington, DE 19809
Forms of payment accepted: Check, cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover
Accept payment: in person, mailed in, or over the phone with credit card number
Payment due: 50% due at time of registration, 100% due one month before camp begins.

Park Office

  • Bellevue State Park
    800 Carr Rd.
    Wilmington, DE 19809
  • Phone: (302) 761-6963
  • Fax: (302) 761-6951

 

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


Young Explorers: A Walk in the Woods

Session:
Monday, June 15, 2015 to Friday, June 19, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 5
Cost: $100 per camper

About the Program: Age range also includes "young 6." Activities relate to the theme of the week and are documented on our “Look What We Did Today” wall. Each week will be different; sign up for one or all three. Before care is available; no after care.


Junior Fishing

Session:
Monday, June 15, 2015 to Friday, June 19, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 10
Cost: $210 per camper

About the Program: Learn different types of fishing, fishing ethics, safety and techniques. Explore the world of fish and fishing through hikes, hands-on activities and…fishing. This is not a traveling camp.


Recreation Camp: Amazing Animals

Session:
Monday, June 15, 2015 to Friday, June 19, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Fishing Camp

Session:
Monday, June 22, 2015 to Friday, June 26, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 15
Cost: $300 per camper

About the Program: Fish at a different site each day to learn about fresh and saltwater fishing, fly fishing, fishing ethics, safety and techniques. For all skill levels. All supplies are included; campers may bring their own equipment


Recreation Camp: Creepy Crawlies

Session:
Monday, June 22, 2015 to Friday, June 26, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Junior Naturalist

Session:
Monday, June 29, 2015 to Friday, July 03, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 6 to 8
Cost: $210 per camper

About the Program: Explore a different nature theme each day through outdoor exploration, discussions and hands-on activities or crafts. Campers will create a nature journal.


Recreation Camp: Water Wonders

Session:
Monday, June 29, 2015 to Friday, July 03, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Junior Fishing

Session:
Monday, June 29, 2015 to Friday, July 03, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 10
Cost: $210 per camper

About the Program: Learn different types of fishing, fishing ethics, safety and techniques. Explore the world of fish and fishing through hikes, hands-on activities and…fishing. This is not a traveling camp.


Fishing Camp FULL!

Session:
Monday, July 06, 2015 to Friday, July 10, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 15
Cost: $300 per camper

About the Program: Fish at a different site each day to learn about fresh and saltwater fishing, fly fishing, fishing ethics, safety and techniques. For all skill levels. All supplies are included; campers may bring their own equipment


Recreation Camp: Out of This World

Session:
Monday, July 06, 2015 to Friday, July 10, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Young Explorers: Nature’s Rainbows

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 5
Cost: $100 per camper

About the Program: Age range also includes "young 6." Activities relate to the theme of the week and are documented on our “Look What We Did Today” wall. Each week will be different; sign up for one or all three. Before care is available; no after care.


Bug Adventures

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 6 to 8
Cost: $210 per camper

About the Program: Are you buggy for insects? Explore the world of insects with hikes, crafts, hands-on activities, discussions and more. By the end of this week, you will love bugs!


Recreation Camp: Amazing Race

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Extreme Sports Camp FULL!

Session:
Monday, July 20, 2015 to Friday, July 24, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 15
Cost: $330 per camper

About the Program: Travel to different sites for paintballing, parasailing, rock climbing, archery and more. Learn about safety and team-building. No experience necessary.


Recreation Camp: Mad Science

Session:
Monday, July 20, 2015 to Friday, July 24, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Naturalist Apprentice

Session:
Monday, July 27, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 13
Cost: $210 per camper

About the Program: For serious nature lovers; we will develop your naturalist skills and explore stewardship principles. We will create and use field guides, journals, crafts and more.


Extreme Sports Camp

Session:
Monday, July 27, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 15
Cost: $330 per camper

About the Program: Travel to different sites for paintballing, parasailing, rock climbing, archery and more. Learn about safety and team-building. No experience necessary.


Recreation Camp: Pirate’s Cove

Session:
Monday, July 27, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Recreation Camp: Wild Wild West

Session:
Monday, August 03, 2015 to Friday, August 07, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Volunteerism Camp

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 15
Cost: $225 per camper

About the Program: Participate in service projects at local sites to learn about each organization’s activities and volunteer opportunities. Service projects include packing food, visiting senior centers and gardening.


Intro to Photography

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 10
Cost: $235 per camper

About the Program: Explore different techniques with hands-on applications.Parents will be invited to an art show on Friday that highlights campers’ work.Supplies are included in the camp fee.


Recreation Camp: Hands on History

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Saturday, August 15, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.


Young Explorers: What’s That Habitat?

Session:
Monday, August 17, 2015 to Friday, August 21, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 5
Cost: $100 per camper

About the Program: Age range also includes "young 6." Activities relate to the theme of the week and are documented on our “Look What We Did Today” wall. Each week will be different; sign up for one or all three. Before care is available; no after care.


Recreation Camp: Gizmos and Gadgets

Session:
Monday, August 17, 2015 to Friday, August 21, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per camper

About the Program: Activities include sports, games, nature exploration, arts and crafts and a weekly field trip related to the week’s theme.