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Outdoor Explorers

Outdoor Explorers
Day Camp +1 Overnight

Ages 9-11 | $395 
June 10-14 Full – Waitlist available


July 8-12

Explore all things outdoors, and let your love of nature run wild at Catamount Institute’s Outdoor Explorers nature adventure Camp!

  • Hike in urban parks
  • Teambuilding Skills
  • Science experiments
  • Rock Climbing with City Rock
  • Meet a wolf!
  • Thursday Overnight
  • Campfire program

Dates & Locataions
June 10-14 9:00am-4:00pm – Sondermann Park – Monday – Wednesday|Thursday 9:00am – Friday 4:00pm – Overnight at Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp Full – Waitlist Available

July 8-12  9:00am – 4:00pm – Prospect Lake – Monday – Wednesday|Thursday 9:00am – Friday 4:00pm – Overnight at Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp


Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get a ride from Colorado Springs for the overnight?

Sign your camper up to ride in the vans with us from Catamount Institute in Colorado Springs.  Catamount Institute is located at 740 W. Caramillo St. Colorado Springs, CO 80907 MAP. There is a $30 fee to ride in the van round trip.

What time is the camp drop off and pick up?

Monday thru Wednesday drop off is 9:00am and pick up is 4:00pm at Catamount Institute

For the Overnight drop off to ride in the van from Colorado Springs will be 8:15am on Thursday and pick up 4:00pm Friday at Catamount Institute

Drop off at the overnight locations if you are driving your camper will be at 9:45am Thursday and pickup will be 3:00pm Friday.

What do we need to pack for camp?

For this day camp (plus one overnight trip on Thursday), please pack a snack, lunch, and water bottle for your camper each day Monday-Thursday(Catamount Institute provides dinner Thursday, plus breakfast and lunch on Friday.).  Come dressed to be outside all day in the rain or sun.  We recommend campers put sunscreen on in the morning before camp and have a bottle for re-application at lunch if needed.  Also have your camper wear or bring a brimmed hat, jacket (rain jacket), tennis shoes or hiking boots.

Campers will be doing some serious exploring outside so please send them in clothing you don’t mind getting wet and muddy. 

Campers should arrive at  Thursday morning with an overnight bag packed with a change of clothes, toiletries, and a sleeping bag or sheets and a blanket for a twin bed. (We have sleeping bags to borrow please let us know if you need one).

Please pack any and all medications the campers may need in their original containers with prescriber notes.

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