Camp Bowie 2019

Camp Bowie 2019

Discover the wonders of the natural world this summer at Bowie Nature Park’s Camp Bowie! Our day camps are a great way for kids to learn about nature while having fun.  Each week campers will experience exciting nature studies, fun games, arts & crafts, and exploration hikes around our 700 acre park.  Registration begins February 1st.

Camps are held in June and July. Half-day Camps for 5-7 year olds are from 8:30-12:00pm and require a tuition of $75 per week.  Full-day camps are available for 8-12 year olds and are from 8:30-3:30pm.  The cost is $125 a week.  All campers will receive a t-shirt, daily snacks, and life-long memories.

Camp Dates and Themes:

Half Day Camps

Little Adventurers Camp—5-7 year olds (June 10th-14th) – $75    FULL

Get outside and explore with us!  All week we will learn about outdoor survival basics and learn valuable skills using hands-on activities and games.


A Bug’s Life Camp—5-7 year olds (July 8th-12th) – $75    FULL

This week will focus on lives of the most abundant creatures on earth.  Campers will learn about these creepy crawlies through games, crafts, and exploration of their different habitats.


Full Day Camps

Outdoor Adventures—8-12 year olds (June 17th-21st) – $125  FULL 

Campers will learn outdoor skills like outdoor cooking, shelter building, and orienteering through fun games and hands-on activities.


Camp Splash—8-12 year olds (June 24th-28th) – $125  FULL

Come cool off this summer at “Camp Splash”.   Campers will hike in the creeks, search for water creatures, and enjoy water games each afternoon.  Come prepared to get wet and to have lots of fun!


Camp Bugology—8-12 year olds (July 15th-19th) – $125  FULL

For every one human, there are 1.5 billion bugs. Come learn about these interesting creatures that have us so outnumbered. Campers will explore bugs that swim, fly, hop and live underground.


Astronomy Camp—8-12 year olds (July 22nd-26th) – $125  FULL

Come explore the universe with us!  We will investigate stars, satellites, black holes, space travel and more in our out-of-this-world camp.

Camper Registration Forms can be downloaded online or requested by email, phone or in person.

Registration does not open until February 1st 2019.



If you are in need of financial aid, scholarships may be available.  Please contact the Program Director for a scholarship application.

Scholarship Deadline is April 25th.


If you have any questions, please contact the Program Director:

Nancy Jackson

(615) 799-5544 ext 2

[email protected]