Summer Camps at Lums Pond

About Lums Pond State Park Summer Camps


Registration now open!

How to Register

To register, download a registration packet and complete the form. Registration is accepted in person, by mail or fax, or scanned by email. Paperwork will not be processed until full payment is received.

 

To register by Mail or In Person:

Lums Pond State Park Office
1068 Howell School Rd.
Bear, DE 19701

To register by Email:

Scan the completed, signed registration form and email to DNREC_LumsPrograms@state.de.us
Payment may be made by credit card in person or over the phone.

To register by Fax:

Fax completed application to
(302) 368-6971. Payment may be made by credit card in person or over the phone.

Payment

Check, cash, credit card*

* To phone in your credit card payment, call (302) 368-6989. American Express not accepted.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received in writing 30 days before the start of camp in order to receive a refund. Cancellations or rescheduling will be subject to a $30 administrative fee.

Please refer to the registration packet for other information and policies.

Find A Camp at
a Different Park:

Our Camps


Full-Day Discovery Camp: Sweet Senses

Session:
Monday, July 27, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 5 to 7
Cost: $190 per camper

About the Program: Campers will use their senses to find what’s hidden in the park using hidden clues and tasks – leading to discoveries and friendships.


Full-Day Adventure Camp: Myth Breakers

Session:
Monday, July 27, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 9
Cost: $190 per camper

About the Program: Do snakes dislocate their jaws to eat? Will toads give you warts? Let’s open our minds to possibilities and explore our surroundings in this new camp full of surprises and experiments. Campers must be able to swim.


Half-Day Discovery Camp: Animal Quest

Session:
Monday, August 03, 2015 to Friday, August 07, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Ages: 4 to 7
Cost: $100 per camper

About the Program: Discoveries and quests will entertain the mind and body. Our imaginations will lead us on an incredible journey with the new friends we meet.


Full-Day Adventure Camp: Time Travelers

Session:
Monday, August 03, 2015 to Friday, August 07, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $225 per camper

About the Program: Travel back millions of years to hunt for fossils, then on to the Delaware Museum of Natural History to learn about dinosaurs, and discover how animals live all around the world. Fast forward to Auburn Heights and Fort Delaware to discover steam-powered c


Full-Day Adventure Camp: Camp Extreme FULL!

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 14
Cost: $300 per camper

About the Program: Enjoy go-carting, navigating down Brandywine Creek, kayaking the pond, exploring trails on horseback, rock climbing and a trip to a trampoline park. Campers must be able to swim.


Full-Day Discovery Camp: Wet N' Wild

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 6 to 8
Cost: $190 per camper

About the Program: Between hikes to search for signs of animal and netting for aquatic invertebrates, we will enjoy water games and paddle boating.