Chicago Children's Nature Camps, Farm Camps and Zoo Camps

If your little one loves the outdoors, look into these great Chicago nature camps. You'll find camps at the zoos, farms, nature centers and other nature-themed locations.

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Swift Nature Camp

W7471 Ernie Swift Rd, Minong WI,
SNC ran a COVID Fee camp in 2020 & will do it again in 2021. Our small old fashioned camp blends fun activities while increasing a child's appreciation for nature and the environment. Boys and Girls ages 6-17. We specialize in 1st time campers!

Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1547 Rockton Road, Caledonia
Join us for summer fun on the farm! Kids ages 5-16 do farm chores, harvest veggies, hike to the creek, cook fresh snacks and......
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Brookfield Zoo Summer Day Camp
Brookfield
We're ACA-Accredited! Our Summer Camp Program one of only three zoo camps in the country to earn American Camp Association......
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Chicago Botanic Garden Camp
1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe
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Dunes Learning Center Summer Camps
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, 700 Howe Rd, Chesterton IN
Discover the beaches, prairies, rivers, and woodlands of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore while bog stomping, bug hunting......
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Emily Oaks Nature Center Camp
Skokie
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Forest View Farms Camps
16717 S. Lockwood Ave , Tinley Park
Come and join us for a week of horsey fun here at Forest View Farms. Horse camp is a great way to learn about horses and other......
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Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center Camp
3609 Spring Rd. , Oak Brook
Children will learn about nature art, camping and ecosystems through projects, hands-on experiences and exploration in a......
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Heller Nature Center/Park District of Highland Park Camp
Highland Park
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Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Garden
7402 W. Lake Katherine Drive, Palos Heights
Visit the web site to see what camps Lake Katherine will offer this summer....
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Lincoln Park Zoo Conservation Camps
2200 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago
During Virtual Conservation Camp, Lincoln Park Zoo educators will lead campers, grades Pre-K–4, through a variety of......
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Morton Arboretum Summer Science Camp
4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle
Explore the new addition to Summer Science Camps, Virtual Camps! Sessions are available for children in first through sixth......
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Nature's Farm Camp
Orangeville
Nature's Farm Camp is an overnight summer camp where kids can reconnect with food and nature - growing, foraging, cooking......
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North Park Village Nature Center Camp
Chicago
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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
2430 North Cannon Drive , Chicago
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Camps immerse children into the wonderful world of nature and science! Find out why parents say......
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Shedd Aquarium Summer Camp
1200 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Camp is back! Are you ready to make a splash? Join us this summer at Shedd Aquarium for one of our week-long camps for kids......
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Willowbrook Wildlife Center Camps
525 S. Park Blvd. , Glen Ellyn
Willowbrook Wildlife center offers 2 day camps for children, Hodge Podge Lodge for ages 6 – 8 and Roger Raccoon for campers 9......
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