Nature Camps

2019 summer camp registration will be available after January 1. Camp registration opens January 21, 2019. 

  • Date: Friday October 12, 2018
    Time:8:30 am – 5:00 pm, extended hours 7:30 am – 5:30 pm are available
    LocationPioneers Park Nature Center
    Ages:Elementary Age Students (K-5)
    This day camp for students in Kindergarten - 5th grade will include a hayrack ride, outdoor exploring, a camp fire, hiking, marshmallow roasting, and much more. Come prepared to be outdoors and bring your lunch. Lincoln Public School elementary are not in attendance on this day. Space is limited. Registration Form, Waiver and payment must be received to reserve your spot in the program.

  • Nature Explorers Camp

    Date: Monday-Friday, March 11-15, 2019
    Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    Location: Pioneers Park Nature Center
    Ages: Elementary Age Students
    Fee: $185
    Children ages 6-13 can spend Spring Break (Lincoln Public Schools) with us at the Nature Center. Learn about ecology, wildlife, and more during this fun filled day camp. We'll be outdoors every day hiking, exploring, playing games, making crafts, and so much more. Dress for the weather, bring a sack lunch, and be ready to have some fun. Extended hours are available: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm. Register by March 6.

  • Leadership Camp

    Date: Monday - Friday, June 3-7, 2019
    Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    Location: Pioneers Park
    Ages: 14-17
    Fee: $150
    Learn outdoor and leadership skills while making new friends at Leadership Camp. This camp, held at Wilderness Park, is designed for young adults looking to build skills and learn new talents, from team building to survival skills. Following Leadership Camp, attendees can assist at Wilderness Nature Camp over the summer as Junior Counselors. Extended hours are available: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm.

  • Wilderness Nature Camp

    Date: Monday-Friday, June 10 - August 2, 2019 *No camp the week of July 4.
    Time: 8:30 am- 5:00 pm
    Location: Pioneers Park
    Ages: 6-13
    Fee: $185/camp
    Spend the summer immersed in nature, hiking, exploring, and going on adventures with your friends. Wilderness Nature Camp at Wilderness Park is a day camp experience like no other camp around. Each week includes a field trip to a different location, time to explore the creek and build forts, and of course games such as capture the flag.

  • Camp Discovery

    Date: Monday-Thursday, June 3 - July 18, 2019 *No camp the week of July 4.
    Time: 9-11:30 am
    Location: Pioneers Park Nature Center
    Ages: 3-6
    Fee: $90/camp

    This is a half day camp designed for young explorers, ages 3-6. Camp activities will be planned around each week's nature-based theme. From crafts to hikes your child will have a wonderful experience learning about the world around them.

Camp Registration

Camp registration opens on January 23, 2017. Sign up by calling the Pioneers Park Nature Center at 402-441-7895 or register online. 

Registration is not considered complete until all forms are signed and returned along with the $25 non-refundable deposit for each week of camp.