Summer Camps at White Clay Creek

About White Clay Creek State Park Summer Camps


Mailing Address:
425 Wedgewood Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 368-6900
Nature Center:
1475 Creek Road
Newark, DE19711

Registration begins
January 23

Before care is available 8 to 9 a.m., Monday through Friday for an additional $35 per week or $10 per day.

Camp Registration

To register, download a registration packet, complete the form and:

Email it to:
Deborah.Davies@state.de.us

or

FAX it to
(302) 368-6901

  • All registrations must be accompanied by payment in full.
  • Payment may be made by phone using Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Call (302) 368-6900.

 

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations and requests to reschedule must be received no fewer than 30 days before camp begins and will be subject to an administrative fee. There will be no refunds or rescheduling within 30 days of the start of camp.

Find A Camp at
a Different Park:

Our Day Camps

Outdoor Adventure Skills Adventure Camp FULL


For ages 11 to 14
July 24 – 28
9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Nature Center/Robinson Challenge yourself on land and water as we climb rocks at Alapocas Run, kayak at Lums Pond and mountain bike at White Clay Creek. We will finish the week with a bike ride to a cool spot in town. Camp- ers must bring a properly fitted CPSC-ap- proved helmets. Must be able to swim.
Cost: $225

Stream Explorers: Pirates Treasures Adventure Camp FULL


For ages 6 to 8
July 24 – 28
at the Nature Center

9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Argh you ready for a pirate week? Spend a week at the creek searching for treasure, panning for gems in the creek and meeting new friends, all while learning about the incredible treasures that make up our natural world.
Cost: $195

Fantastic Frogs & Feathers Adventure Camp FULL


For ages 5 to 7
July 31 – August 4
9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Nature Center. Campers get ready to search for frogs with nets, dig for treasure along the creek, learn about our feathered friends and make frog crafts in this one-of-a-kind camp. Campers will get to see a live bird show!
Cost: $215

Camp Awesome! Adventure Camp FULL


For ages 8 to 10
July 31 – August 4
9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Nature Center/Robinson. Try a little bit of everything in this fun-filled camp! Kids will go tubing, explore the woods, pan for creek gems, make nature gnomes, play games, go fishing, use their imaginations to create amazing art and see a live bird show. Must be able to swim.
Cost: $215

Stream Explorers: Creek Creations Adventure Camp - FULL


For ages 6 to 8
August 7 – 11
9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Nature Center. Sometimes things in nature are more beautiful than anything bought from a store. Use supplies from the natural world like clay, leaves and vines to make beautiful creations of all shapes and sizes. Of course we’ll also spend plenty of time playing and exploring the creek.
Cost: $195

White Clay Creek (WCC) Survivor Adventure Camp FULL


For ages 9 to 13
August 7 – 11
9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Robinson/Nature Center. Camp WCC Survivor combines the challenge of survival with the spirit of competition. Make your own raft, get first-hand experience in wilderness survival, boating, fishing, outdoor cooking and much more. Teamwork and Leadership are the key to surviving this week.
Cost: $225

Wet and Wild in the Parks Adventure Camp FULL


For ages 8 to 11
August 14-18
9 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Nature Center/Robinson. Spend the week getting wet in the creek and the ponds nearby. Then we’ll go a little wild with tubing, exploring, games and kayaking. Must be able to swim and be ready for fun!
Cost: $215

Counselor in Training (CIT): Opportunities for Teens


For ages 14 to older


Do you like working with younger kids and being outside in the summer? Do you need service hours for school or youth group? Be a CIT at White Clay Creek State Park Summer Camps. You must be at least 14 years old and be available to attend our orientation. There is a $35 registration fee that includes a t-shirt. Call (302) 368-6560 for more information or to schedule an interview
Cost: $35, includes shirt