Summer Camps at Bellevue

About Bellevue
State Park
Summer Camps


 

Registration begins February 8th,
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


Spring Break Camp

Session:
Monday, April 21, 2014 to Friday, April 25, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 12
Cost: $175/week or $40/day per camper

About the Program: It’s spring at Bellevue, and everything is awakening. Each day will be filled with new discoveries, hiking and crafts! After care is available until 5:30 p.m. for an additional $30/week. No before care.


Young Explorers: A Walk In the Woods

Session:
Monday, June 16, 2014 to Friday, June 20, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 5
Cost: $$100 per camper

About the Program: Explore nature topics with a hike and nature craft. Activities relate to the theme of the week and are documented on our “Look What We Did Today” wall for parents to see. Each week will be different; sign up for all three! Before care available.


Junior Fishing - FULL!

Session:
Monday, June 16, 2014 to Friday, June 20, 2014
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. We will enjoy fishing, hikes and hands-on activities. Note: not a traveling camp; all activities take place in the park.


Amazing Animals

Session:
Monday, June 16, 2014 to Friday, June 20, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185/week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Fishing Camp

Session:
Monday, June 23, 2014 to Friday, June 27, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 15
Cost: $310 per week per camper

About the Program: Travel to a different fishing site each day including an offshore charter boat trip. Learn about fresh water and saltwater fishing, fly fishing, fishing ethics, safety and techniques. Appropriate for all skill levels. Campers may bring their own equipment


Junior Naturalist

Session:
Monday, June 23, 2014 to Friday, June 27, 2014
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. Create a nature journal for the week.


Out of this World

Session:
Monday, June 23, 2014 to Friday, June 27, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Junior Fishing - FULL!

Session:
Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 10
Cost: $175 for 4-day camp per camper

About the Program: Learn different types of fishing,fishing ethics, safety and techniques. We will enjoy fishing, hikes and hands-on activities. Note: not a traveling camp; all activities take place in the park.


Water Wonders*

Session:
Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $150 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Fishing Camp

Session:
Monday, July 07, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 15
Cost: $310 per week per camper

About the Program: Travel to a different fishing site each day including an offshore charter boat trip. Learn about fresh water and saltwater fishing, fly fishing, fishing ethics, safety and techniques. Appropriate for all skill levels. Campers may bring their own equipment


Young Explorers: Nature’s Rainbows

Session:
Monday, July 07, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 5
Cost: $$100 per camper

About the Program: Explore nature topics with a hike and nature craft. Activities relate to the theme of the week and are documented on our “Look What We Did Today” wall for parents to see. Each week will be different; sign up for all three! Before care available.


Gizmos and Gadgets

Session:
Monday, July 07, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Bug Adventures

Session:
Monday, July 14, 2014 to Friday, July 18, 2014
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? We will explore the world of insects with hikes, crafts, hands-on activities, discussions and more. By the end of this week, you will definitely love bugs!


Creepy Crawlies

Session:
Monday, July 14, 2014 to Friday, July 18, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Naturalist Apprentice

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2014 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 11 to 13
Cost: $210 per camper

About the Program: For serious nature lovers. Develop your skills as a naturalist and explore environmental stewardship principles. Create and use field guides, journals crafts and more!


Extreme Sports Camp

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2014 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 15
Cost: $340 per camper

About the Program: Travel to different sites for activities such as kayaking, paintballing, surfing, rock climbing, zip-lining at Lums Pond (height requirement 4’7”) and more! Safety and team-building are important parts of this awesome camp. No experience is necessary.


Wild Wild West

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2014 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Extreme Sports Camp

Session:
Monday, July 28, 2014 to Friday, August 01, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 15
Cost: $340 per camper

About the Program: Travel to different sites for activities such as kayaking, paintballing, surfing, rock climbing, zip-lining at Lums Pond (height requirement 4’7”) and more! Safety and team-building are important parts of this awesome camp. No experience is necessary.


Amazing Race

Session:
Monday, July 28, 2014 to Friday, August 01, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185/week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, Ages sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Pirate’s Cove

Session:
Monday, August 04, 2014 to Friday, August 08, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Intro to Photography

Session:
Monday, August 04, 2014 to Friday, August 08, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 10
Cost: $235 per camper

About the Program: Explore different photography techniques each day. Parents will be invited to an art show on Friday afternoon. All supplies, including two disposable cameras and photo printing costs, are included.


Volunteerism Camp

Session:
Monday, August 11, 2014 to Friday, August 15, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 15
Cost: $225 per camper

About the Program: Visit local sites throughout the week and participate in service projects, including packing food, visiting senior centers and gardening. Learn about each organization’s activities and volunteer opportunities.


Mad Science

Session:
Monday, August 11, 2014 to Friday, August 15, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.


Young Explorers: What’s That Habitat?

Session:
Monday, August 18, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 4 to 5
Cost: $$100 per camper

About the Program: Explore nature topics with a hike and nature craft. Activities relate to the theme of the week and are documented on our “Look What We Did Today” wall for parents to see. Each week will be different; sign up for all three! Before care available.


Hands on History

Session:
Monday, August 18, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014
Camp Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 11
Cost: $185 per week per camper

About the Program: Bellevue State Park is the place to be this summer! Activities include nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and a weekly field trip outside of the park.