Spring Break Day Camps Maple Ridge
For the first week of Spring Break, Wild & Immersive will host an outdoor classroom with play based, hands-on activities that encourage confident learning and active exploration. Register for 1 day or all 5 spring break camps Maple Ridge. Each day will focus on a different topic and activities, deepening your child’s connection with the natural world.
Location: Malcolm Knapp Research Forest, Maple Ridge
Runs: March 18-22, 2019
Duration: 8:30am- 3:30pm
Rate: $65 per youth per day, or $300 for all 5 days.
Details: 40 spaces available for children ages 5-12.
Spring Break Camp Schedule:
March 18: Life as a Tree
Get rooted in nature through tree exploration. Participants will branch out their knowledge and learn about the different local flora, how trees grow, and the important role trees and other local plants play in ecosystems.
March 19: Habitat Trackers
Join us on a journey through the temperate rainforests of British Columbia, tracking down some of the 50 different mammals living in the forest. Participants will be learning about a bear’s typical lunch menu, and adventure out to build their own forest dens!
March 20: Beaks & Feathers
Spread your wings and learn all about the birds in the Malcolm Knapp Research Forest! Participants will learn to identify local bird species by sight and sound while exploring their natural habitats and learning about their life cycles.
March 21: Survive the Wild
What’s in your hiking pack? Basic wilderness survival is important knowledge for any outdoor explorer. Learn how to collect fresh water, tie knots, build shelters, and withstand the elements of our coastal forests.
March 22: Wayfinding in the Woods
Find your way through the woods by learning how to navigate using a compass. Understand the meaning of true North and follow bearings to hidden locations. Participants will gain an understanding of compass and map basics in a fun and exciting way!
Payment and Cancellation Policy: Full payment is due at time of registration. Registration can be cancelled with a minimum of 2 weeks notice, and a 50% refund will be issued. Cancellations with less than 2 weeks notice will not receive a refund.