Shangri La Botanical Gardens & Nature Center


2023 EcoRangers Summer CampsUPDATE: ALL CAMPS ARE FULL

Shangri La Survivor!

Grades: Entering 7th-9th

June 27th – June 30th

Time: 9:00 a.m. – Noon

The ultimate outdoor team challenge week! Join us this week as we explore nature, go on adventures and discover important survival skills. Each day campers will receive an exciting new challenge. They will be tasked to work together and complete each challenge in order to earn the esteemed title of “Shangri La Survivor.” If you love outdoor adventure, this camp is for you!

Little Ranger Readers!

Grades: – Entering K

July 11th – July 14th

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Join us this week as we bring books to life! We’ll start off each day with a nature story. Campers will make crafts, do experiments or have investigations to discover even more about the story. We’ll sing, dance, play games and become adventurers! Campers will take home their very own copy of our feature nature story each day to continue their reading adventure.

Teaming it up!

Grades: Entering 5th – 6th

July 18th  – July 21st  

Time: 9:00 a.m. – Noon

Join us for a week of team-building activities where we will discover how people, animals and plants work together! We will have fun with team building games, ecosystem exploration and a boat ride to one of our outposts. Let’s learn the importance of community and enjoy interaction with each other.

Outside the Box!

Grades: Entering 1st – 2nd

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

July 25th-July 28th

Are you ready to tap into your senses and think outside the box? Campers will go on exciting outdoor adventures, get creative with hands-on activities and most importantly have FUN while meeting new friends! This camp will focus on the senses and will challenge campers to design spectacular projects from ordinary treasures collected from our natural environment. Come be inspired as we create, design, explore and discover how our senses play a part in our natural world.

Color My World!

Grades: Entering 3rd and 4th

August 1st – August 4th  

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Explore nature’s beautiful colors with us! Campers will hike our trails, ride our pontoon boats and create crafts using natural materials. They will even be allowed to collect some bountiful treasures to remember their explorations. Join our journey of inspiring adventures as we travel behind the scenes and off the beaten paths!