Naturalist-Led Experiences

Things to do Inspired by Nature

Make Memories in the Park 2023 SUMMER CAMPS

Summer camps this year will offer more fresh-air fun for kids entering grades 3 through 4, 5 through 7, and 8 through 10!

Kayaking, hiking, geocaching, biking, fishing, building and launching model rockets, and exploring stream life are just some of our anticipated outdoor adventures, depending on which week campers are enrolled.

Grades 3-4 – Weeks of July 10 & August 7

Grades 5-7 – Weeks of June 5 (Junior Naturalist Day Camp), June 12, June 26, July 17, July 24 (Junior Naturalist Day Camp) & July 31

Grades 8-10 – Weeks of June 19 & July 10, plus single-day “X-TREME” adventures July 26 (kayaking) & August 2 (evening)

Details and registration for the following 2023 summer camps will appear for Geauga County residents on March 20 at 10 a.m., and for out-of-county residents on March 27 at 10 a.m., under Programs & Events above (filter by program type “Summer camps”).

A week of camp costs $150 for Geauga residents or $175 for out-of-county residents. Day-long camps cost $30 for Geauga residents and $35 for others. Financial assistance is available. With additional questions, give us a call at 440-286-9516.

Join a Naturalist to SCOUT OUT YOUR PARKS

Our naturalists work far ahead to ensure a great balance of naturalist-led scouting opportunities throughout the year. Here’s what resulted from their latest round of planning! Programs open for registration quarterly on March 20, June 20, September 20 and December 20, for Geauga County residents, and the 27th of those months for out-of-county residents, all at 10 a.m.


April, May & June 2023

Click here for programs currently open for registration

July 2023

Boy Scout Astronomy Merit Badge


Brownie Bugs Badge

Fur, Feathers, and Ferns Bear Adventure


Junior Flowers Badge

Finding Your Way Wolf Adventure


Daisy Outdoor Art Maker Badge

Lion Adventure


Cadette Eco Trekker Badge

Earth Rocks Webelos Adventure


High School Scout Snowshoe Day

January 2024

Junior Geocacher Badge

Into the Wild Webelos Adventure


Daisy Space Science Explorer

Sky is the Limit Tiger Adventure


Call of the Wild Wolf Adventure

Cadette Trees Badge


Daisy Trail Adventure Badge

Webelos Walkabout Webelos Adventure


Brownie Eco Friend Badge

My Tiger Jungle Tiger Adventure