Summer Camps at Brandywine Creek

About Brandywine Creek
State Park
Summer Camps


 

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.

Submit your forms by:

Dropping them off at
Brandywine Creek State Park Nature Center/Office
41 Adams Dam Rd.
Wilmington, DE

or

Emailing them to
Jessica Turner or Sheila Linn

or

Faxing them to:

(302) 577-7756

Do not send your registration by regular mail. Mailed-in registration forms cannot be accepted.

Forms of payment accepted:
Check, cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover
We accept payment:
In person or over the phone with credit card number
Payment due: 100% of payment is due at time of registration

Park Office

  • Location:
    41 Adams Dam Rd.
    Wilmington, DE
  • Phone: (302) 577-3534
  • FAX: (302) 577-7756

 

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


Spring Break Camp - FULL!

Session:
Monday, April 21, 2014 to Friday, April 25, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 6 to 10
Cost: $170 or$35 per day per camper

About the Program: Enjoy a week exploring the different habitats of Brandywine Creek State Park. Each day, campers will focus on a different outdoor theme including animals, stream life and outdoor survival. No after care.


Nature Explorers - FULL!

Session:
Monday, June 16, 2014 to Friday, June 20, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Ages: 5 to 7
Cost: $125 per camper

About the Program: Search for critters, hike through the forest and catch insects. Discover a new animal and its habitat each day through activities like hikes, creek investigations, nature games and crafts. No after care.


Outdoor Adventure Camp: Session I

Session:
Monday, June 23, 2014 to Friday, June 27, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 14
Cost: $225 per camper

About the Program: Outdoor sports such as hiking, canoeing, orienteering, geocaching and rock climbing will be part of your camper’s exploration. Campers must be able to swim. No after care available


Ultimate Games

Session:
Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $175 per camper

About the Program: Put on your game face for four days of games, relays and exploration. Travel to Lums Pond for a friendly competition with campers from Lums Pond and White Clay Creek State Parks. Campers must be able to swim.


Wildlife Wardens

Session:
Monday, July 07, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 14
Cost: $200 per camper

About the Program: What does it take to protect wildlife? Campers will work closely with Park Rangers, learning techniques such as finger printing, tracking and other de­tective work. Outdoor activities include tubing, hiking and games.


Wilderness Survival I

Session:
Monday, July 07, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 9
Cost: $200 per camper

About the Program: Learn to live off the land! Learn “Leave No Trace” skills, mapping, orienteering, fishing, river safety, pioneer practices and more. Fun, safe experiences will teach campers how to be better prepared for outdoor adventures.


Wildlife Investigators

Session:
Monday, July 14, 2014 to Friday, July 18, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 9
Cost: $155 per camper

About the Program: Campers will enjoy exploring different habitats and solving mysteries. Features a variety of exciting eco-explorations including creeking and tubing.


Outdoor Adventure Camp: Session II - FULL!

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2014 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 14
Cost: $225 per camper

About the Program: Outdoor sports such as hiking, canoeing, orienteering, geocaching and rock climbing will be part of your camper’s exploration. Campers must be able to swim. No after care available.


Nature Wonders: Session I

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2014 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 6
Cost: $95 per camper

About the Program: Spend time outside splashing in the creek and hunting insects. Have fun playing nature games and making crafts to take home.


Water Adventures: Session I

Session:
Monday, July 28, 2014 to Friday, August 01, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $180 per camper

About the Program: From swimming and tubing to stream stomps and boat races, campers will cool off and learn about aquatics. Ability to swim is highly recommended.


Water Adventures: Session II

Session:
Monday, August 04, 2014 to Friday, August 08, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $180 per camper

About the Program: From swimming and tubing to stream stomps and boat races, campers will cool off and learn about aquatics. Ability to swim is highly recommended.


Water Adventures: Session III - FULL!

Session:
Monday, August 11, 2014 to Friday, August 15, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $180 per camper

About the Program: From swimming and tubing to stream stomps and boat races, campers will cool off and learn about aquatics. Ability to swim is highly recommended.


Wilderness Survival II

Session:
Monday, August 18, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 14
Cost: $200 per camper

About the Program: Learn to live off the land! Learn “Leave No Trace” skills, mapping, orienteering, fishing, river safety, pioneer practices and more. Fun, safe experiences will teach campers how to be better prepared for outdoor adventures.


Nature Wonders: Session II

Session:
Monday, August 18, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 6
Cost: $95 per camper

About the Program: Spend time outside splashing in the creek and hunting insects. Have fun playing nature games and making crafts to take home.