Black Creek Camps

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is thrilled to introduce fun summer nature activities for kids and families!

About TRCA virtual summer nature camps

Experience an all-new virtual nature camp that features online visits to Black Creek Pioneer Village and other popular TRCA locations!

Small groups will allow online campers to play games, create crafts, and learn about a variety of themes. Guest experts from Black Creek, Kortright Centre for Conservation, Lake St. George Field Centre, and other TRCA locations will join the virtual camp to help bring the learning to life!

READ THE VIRTUAL NATURE CAMP FAQs

children outdoors with laptop participate in fun virtual summer camp activities from TRCA

An activity kit with craft materials and supplies for campers to complete during their week of camp will be available for pick-up at the following TRCA locations (Contactless pick-up is available between 2:00 and 6:00 p.m. the Friday before the first day of camp):

PLEASE NOTE: Virtual camp will take place on the Zoom platform. Please review the terms and conditions.

To ensure that campers feel safe and supported while at our Virtual Nature Camp, we ask that all participants agree to follow our Code of Conduct.

READ THE CODE OF CONDUCT

DATES & TIMES:

  • Junior Campers (Ages 7 to 9): Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
  • Senior Campers (Ages 10 to 12): Monday to Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

PRICING (Per Participant*):

  • Per week: $100.00
  • Per day: $25.00

*Maximum of 20 Junior and 20 Senior registrants per camp.

Register for Virtual Camp

WEEKLY THEMES:

August 17 to 21: Incredible Insects

insect crawls on hand of child

Creepy crawlies, bugs that wiggle, bugs that swim, and bugs that jiggle: welcome to incredible world of insects! Learn about the different types of insects and their behaviours, senses, and adaptations. Crafts, activities, and games will be packed with insect fun!

Junior Campers GO TO REGISTRATION PAGE
Senior Campers GO TO REGISTRATION PAGE
August 24 to 28: Spy Camp

girl with magnifying glass participates in TRCA virtual nature spy camp

Learn how to supercharge your senses and observation skills. Write and interpret code, delve into the past, and explore the lives of real spies. Learn to use technology, interpret animal tracks, and move silently to improve your ability to spot wildlife!

Junior Campers GO TO REGISTRATION PAGE
Senior Campers GO TO REGISTRATION PAGE
August 31 to September 4: Superhero Camp

Discover nature’s superheroes, and travel back in time to learn about real superheroes from the past! Encounter a different type of superhero each day as you take part in a variety of interactive games and activities.

history actor in Victorian costume at Black Creek Pioneer Village

Junior Campers GO TO REGISTRATION PAGE
Senior Campers GO TO REGISTRATION PAGE

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation requests received by TRCA more than three days before the start of the program will receive a 75% refund of the relevant program fees paid. Cancellation requests received by TRCA less than three days before the start of the program do not qualify for a refund. Please contact us in cases of sickness prior to the program so we can be in touch about rescheduling or refunding. Rescheduling is subject to availability. Cancellation requests must be received in writing by email to vservices@trca.ca.

 

Contact Information

Questions? Need help registering? Please contact natalie.harder@trca.ca.