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Nature Camps

Nature Camps

Nature Camps

The adventure awaits! Campers will discover nature and wildlife, exercise creativity, all while learning to care for our environment. Camps take place when Pinellas County's schools are on break. See information below for ways to create amazing memories for your child. Fee assistance and discount options may be available. For more information, please contact (727) 893-7326.


Registration is first come, first served.


Registration Information

Registration for Fall Camps is NOW OPEN:

REGISTER FOR CAMPS

Complete the camp application:

Camp Application

Participants must have an ADVANTAGE Membership.

Nature Programs

Not ready to sign up for a whole camp? Check out some of the other nature related programs we offer.

Animal Evidence Camp

Fall Camp:
November 22-24, 2021
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Campers will learn how toidentify bones, tracks, andscats during daily hikes atthe preserve. Campers willalso do a variety of hands-on activities and playinteractive games!

  • Ages 7-12

  • $100 per camper

  • Extended care available from 8:00 to 9:00 AM and 4:00 to 5:00 PM for $15

Exploring Fall in Florida Camp

Fall Camp:
November 22-24, 2021
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Explore the changes thatoccur during the fall seasonin Florida. Campers willinvestigate a variety of topics,including mushrooms, thechanging colors of leaves,Florida's wild turkeys, andmuch more! Campers willhead out on the trails eachday and do fun hands-onactivities.

  • Ages 6-8

  • $90 for nonmembers
  • $75 for Pinellas Pioneer Settlement members

  • Extended care available from 8:00 to 9:00 AM and 4:00 to 5:00 PM for $15

Pioneer Camp

Fall Camp:
November 22-24, 2021
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Campers experience a timewhen family, friendship, andcharacter were asimportant as food, water,and shelter. Activities areadapted from theAssociation of ExperientialEducation to foster teambuilding, leadership, andself-esteem.

  • Ages 7-13

  • $90 for nonmembers
  • $75 for Pinellas Pioneer Settlement members

  • Extended care available from 8:00 to 9:00 AM and 4:00 to 5:00 PM for $15

Songs and Sounds Camp

Fall Camp:
November 22-24, 2021
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Campers spend the weeklearning about music andhandicrafts in all shapesand sizes. Find art andmelodies in the trees,plants, critters, andbumblebees to create andplay!

  • Ages 6-9

  • $100 per camper

  • Extended care available from 8:00 to 9:00 AM and 4:00 to 5:00 PM for $15

Sprouts Camp

Fall Camp:
November 22-24, 2021
9:00 AM to Noon


Each day, the programincludes a combination ofnature stories, songs, games,crafts, and hikes to explorethe outdoors. The goal is tonurture a child's curiosity,help them acquiredevelopmentally appropriateskills, and instill appreciationand respect for the naturalworld.

  • Ages 3-4

  • $90 for nonmembers
  • $120 for Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve members

  • Extended care available from 8:00 to 9:00 AM and 4:00 to 5:00 PM for $15

Young Naturalist Camp

Fall Camp:
November 22-24, 2021
9 AM - 4 PM


Young Naturalist Campfocuses on nature andscience topics. Excitingactivities include naturehikes, games, and animal andplant studies. Campersexplore the natural world,learn to share discoveries,work together, develop theirpersonal creativity, and havefun.

  • Ages 5-6

  • $90 for nonmembers
  • $75 for Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve members

  • Extended care available from 8:00 to 9:00 AM and 4:00 to 5:00 PM for $15

School Groups

Explore the natural wonder of Florida with hands-on exploration, interactive games, field excursions, hikes, crafts, and songs designed to nuture a love of the great outdoors.

For more information or to schedule a program, call the Nature Center at (727) 893-7326 or email us.