summer camps

Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Treat your child to a summer they’ll never forget with ALNC’s summer camps where young adventure-seekers can canoe Wisconsin’s waters, budding scientists can discover pond critters, and future archaeologists can unearth ancient artifacts on a dig site! ALNC’s action-packed summer camps will provide your youngster with exciting, hands-on experiences to explore, learn and enjoy the wonders of nature.

Remember, in addition to early Summer Camp registration, ALNC Members also receive 10% off all summer camps – visit the Member Page now to join or renew!

For flexibility for your busy family, ALNC is offering more than 150 camp sessions for kids ages 2-16, including half day sessions, full day options, full week packages, and much more!

Non-Member registration begins Friday, March 11th.

Click here to view a pdf of the brochure!

Thank you! We’re excited about another amazing summer!

Please see the individual pages below for specific camp details.  

  • Screen Shot 2013-02-15 at 12.53.41 PMWonder Bugs (2-3 year olds) – Introduce your toddler or pre-school aged child to a safe and wonderful natural world. This program is specifically designed for children ages 2-3 and their parent/caregiver. Each session is offered 4 times/week; choose one: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday. Sign up for a package to attend weekly for the whole summer or choose your favorite sessions!
  • Screen-Shot-2013-02-15-at-12.30Sprouts (4 year olds) - Treat your child to a summer they’ll never forget with ALNC’s summer camps where young adventure-seekers can canoe Wisconsin’s waters, budding scientists can discover pond critters, and future archaeologists can unearth ancient artifacts on a dig site! Nature Discovery Summer Camp sessions are available in various combinations from 1 day to 5 days and either half or full days. Extended Day options are available from 8:30-9am and 4:00-5:30pm.
  • Screen Shot 2013-02-15 at 12.30.05 PM Tadpoles (5-6 year olds) -Treat your child to a summer they’ll never forget with ALNC’s summer camps where young adventure-seekers can canoe Wisconsin’s waters, budding scientists can discover pond critters, and future archaeologists can unearth ancient artifacts on a dig site! Nature Discovery Summer Camp sessions are available in various combinations from 1 day to 5 days and either half or full days. Extended Day options are available from 8:30-9am and 4:00-5:30pm.
  • summer campsExplorers (7-9 year olds) - Treat your child to a summer they’ll never forget with ALNC’s summer camps where young adventure-seekers can canoe Wisconsin’s waters, budding scientists can discover pond critters, and future archaeologists can unearth ancient artifacts on a dig site! Sign up for a full-week package Nature Discovery SummerCamp or choose your favorite individual session(s).
  • school and daycare programsAdventurers I (10-12 year olds) – Looking for an exciting, affordable and educational experience this summer? Check out the Aldo Leopold Nature Center’s Adventure Summer Camps! These camps will give your tween/teen hands-on opportunities to experience and enjoy the best of the outdoors as they backpack local trails, learn to canoe, camp and more!
  • Althea & Jenna sunset cropAdventurers II (13-16 year olds) – Looking for an exciting, affordable and educational experience this summer? Check out the Aldo Leopold Nature Center’s Adventure Summer Camps! These camps will give your teen hands-on opportunities to experience and enjoy the best of the outdoors as they backpack local trails, learn to canoe, camp and more!
  • Extra Summer Camp Programs – New this year, ALNC will have 3 single day sessions leading right up to the first day of school (August 29, 30, 31)! Come back for one or more days of all-ages fun, learning, and adventure. We’ll divide into groups by age, trample the trails, play the best games, and explore the best spots of the summer one last time!