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
Lisa Watt 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


Nature Wonders - Session II

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 6
Cost: $100 per camper

About the Program: Splash in the creek, hunt insects, explore trails and look for animal tracks while learning about nature through games and take-home crafts.


NEW in 2015! Nature Wonders Lunch Bunch

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
Camp Day: Noon – 1 p.m.
Ages: 4 to 6
Cost: $30 per week/session per camper

About the Program: Pack a lunch so your camper can enjoy a picnic, story and fun time with our naturalists after each session of Nature Wonders.


New in 2015! Junior Wild Rangers FULL!

Session:
Monday, July 13, 2015 to Friday, July 17, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 9 to 12
Cost: $200 per camper

About the Program: We travel to Flint Woods Nature Preserve to learn about salamanders, explore the Bluebird Trail and build and a take-home bird box. Learn skills like shelter building and tracking. Discover the animals under your feet, like “Gary,” our resident groundhog! Other activities include tubing, fishing and creek hikes.


Outdoor Adventure Camp - Session II FULL!

Session:
Monday, July 20, 2015 to Friday, July 24, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 14
Cost: $240 per camper

About the Program: Enjoy an adventurous week of activities like hiking, canoeing, disc golfing, survival skills, building shelters, orienteering, geocaching and rock climbing. We will also go fishing, tube the creek and play games. Campers must be able to swim. No after care.


Water Adventures Session I

Session:
Monday, July 20, 2015 to Friday, July 24, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $200 per camper

About the Program: From swimming and tubing to stream stomps, boat races and raft-building contests, campers will cool off and learn about aquatics. Campers must be able to swim.


Water Adventures Session II

Session:
Monday, July 27, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Cost: $200 per camper

About the Program: From swimming and tubing to stream stomps, boat races and raft-building contests, campers will cool off and learn about aquatics. Campers must be able to swim.


Wildlife Investigators

Session:
Monday, August 03, 2015 to Friday, August 07, 2015
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 9
Cost: $165 per camper

About the Program: Unravel a wildlife mystery with help from a real park ranger. Learn techniques like tracking and fingerprinting to solve the “crime.” Explore insects, animals, trees and creek life in exciting eco-explorations, including creeking and tubing.


Water Adventures Session III

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: $200 per camper

About the Program: From swimming and tubing to stream stomps, boat races and raft-building contests, campers will cool off and learn about aquatics. Campers must be able to swim.


NEW in 2015! Nature Wonders Lunch Bunch

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Camp Day: Noon – 1 p.m.
Ages: 4 to 6
Cost: $30 per week/session per camper

About the Program: Pack a lunch so your camper can enjoy a picnic, story and fun time with our naturalists after each session of Nature Wonders.


Nature Wonders - Session III

Session:
Monday, August 10, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 6
Cost: $100 per camper

About the Program: Splash in the creek, hunt insects, explore trails and look for animal tracks while learning about nature through games and take-home crafts.