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Creepy Crawly Safari

Creepy Crawly Safari

Creepy Crawly Safari – Half-day Camp

Ages 6-8 | $195


This exciting week will be full of exploration of the creatures, plants, and non-living things that make up Sondermann park and the surrounding area. From worms that wiggle to boats that float and birds that fly, get ready for a week filled with exciting experiments, games, stories, and art projects, building the foundations of environmental stewardship for our youngest campers. There will be a visit from some animals at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and there are rumors that the infamous pirate Captain Sam-Beard may once again try to sail his ship down Mesa Creek. Camp t-shirt included!

  • Insect Scavenger Hunt
  • Mini-boats to build and float
  • Worms & vermicomposting
  • Planting seeds
  • Macroinvertebrates
  • Art projects
  • Animals from the zoo!

Colorado Springs
June 4-8 9:00am-12:00pm Monday – Friday

July 23-27 9:00am-12:00pm Monday – Friday  CAMP FULL – CALL FOR WAITLIST



Frequently Asked Questions

Where is camp drop off?

This camp is located at Catamount Institute in Colorado Springs.  Catamount Institute is located at 740 W. Caramillo St. Colorado Springs, CO 80907 MAP.

What time is the camp drop off and pick up?

Drop off is at 9:00am and pick up is at 12:00pm. Our camp staff will be busy preparing for camp in the mornings so we kindly ask you do not bring your child any earlier then 9am.

What should my child bring to camp?

For this half-day camp, please pack a snack and water bottle for your camper.  Please pack any and all medications the campers may need in their original containers with prescriber notes.  Campers will be outside so we recommend they put sunscreen on in the morning before camp. Also have your camper wear or bring a brimmed hat, rain jacket, tennis shoes or hiking boots.  Campers will be outside exploring where creepy crawly things live so please send them in clothing you don’t mind getting wet and muddy. Sometimes an extra pair of socks can come in handy as well.

Please familiarize yourself with our Camp Policies and Procedures

Have questions call Chris at 719-471-0910 x106 or click here to contact us!

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Catamount Institute
740 West Caramillo St.
Colo Spgs, CO 80907
Phone: (719) 471-0910
Fax: (719) 471-0910
Website: www.catamountinstitute.org
Email: info@catamountinstitute.org