Grizzly Bear

Full-day camp for pre-teens and teens ages 9 - 13.

DETAILS

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Grizzly Bear curricula take youth to the next level of exploration. Each curriculum has a unique theme based on real-world conservation challenges and aligns with Next Generation Science Standards and youth development best practices. Throughout the week campers will talk to experts-in-the-field, get hands-on, go behind the scenes and beyond zoo grounds* to better understand the situation and craft their unique solutions.
*please note not all curriculums take campers off zoo grounds.

 

REGISTRATION

Summer Camp 2020 - Canceled

It is with great sadness we announce that the summer camps scheduled in 2020 have been canceled. This was a very difficult decision to make but was done in order to preserve the zoo you know and love. We understand this is a challenging time for your families and this only adds to the disappointments you may face.

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Thank you for caring for animals as much as we do and for being part of our zoo community. We cannot wait to welcome you back to the zoo when it is safe to do so.

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Summer Camp


Registration opens February 1, 2021

Summer Camp


Registration opens February 1, 2021

additional INFORMATION

 


Camp Guide

Please review the Camp Guide prior to the start of camp. This guide includes important guidelines as well as a chart with drop-off and pick-up locations for each camp.

Read the Camp Guide


Extended Day Program

The zoo offers an Extended Day program for the convenience of parents and caretakers. Afternoon Extended Day is available year-round, and both morning and afternoon Extended Day are offered in summer.

Find out more about Extended Day


FAQ & Safety Policies

Find answers to frequently asked questions and details on the zoo's safety policies.

Read the FAQ and Safety Policies


Changes & Cancellations

Instructions for changing or cancelling camp sessions and details on the zoo's refund policy.

Read the zoo's Cancellation Policy

 

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Classes & Camps Scholarships

Woodland Park Zoo is pleased to provide limited scholarship opportunities for eligible families toward zoo classes or camp programs. Scholarship forms for Woodland Park Zoo Summer Camps are accepted starting January 1. These applications will be reviewed together and awards sent out in early February. All forms received after February 1 are reviewed on a rolling basis.


Scholarship Application   Scholarship Letter

 

contact


If you have additional questions or need assistance, please contact a registration staff member by email or by phone at 206.548.2424 ext 3. If you are unable to reach a staff member by phone, please leave a detailed message and we will make every effort to return your call within 2 business days.

TEMPORARY CLOSURE
The zoo is temporarily closed following state recommendations to help slow the spread of coronavirus.
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