Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center Summer Camps

Group of Kids at Summer Camp

 

New camps and new experiences await this year's summer campers! Come explore all our camps have to offer.

2022 Camp Schedule

Scholarship Opportunities (for families needing assistance):

We are fortunate to be able to provide two scholarship opportunities for our summer camp, but please only chose one to apply for.

Girls at Camp


Day Camp Sessions

Where The WILD Things Are (Ages 6-8) $150
June 6-10, Brooke Ager Discovery Area
Day Camp, 9:00 am- 4:00 pm each day

"Let the wild rumpus start!” Inspiring a love of nature and the outdoors, this camp opens the door to a lifetime of adventure and fun through exploration and hands-on activities. Using play, crafts, live animal encounters, and games campers escape to the natural world to have amazing adventures each day. During this camp, campers will get a chance to tell their own “WILD” story of where the wild things are.

Register now! Camp is Full

 

Nature Heroes Day Camp (Ages 8-10) $150
June 13-17, Brooke Ager Discovery Area
Day Camp, 9:00 am- 4:00 pm each day

Heroes unite! Using Marvel and DC comic book personas, campers develop skills and knowledge to help protect some of Georgia’s amazing wildlife. Some of the activities in superhero training include archery, wildlife identification, fishing, and canoeing. By the end of the camp, campers will utilize those skills to become the next “CEWC Guardians of the Ecosystem” and earn special hero gear!

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Overnight Camp

Outdoor Adventure Team Challenge (Ages 11-13) $275
June 20-24, Charlie Elliott Conference Center
Overnight Camp, Monday 9:00 am- Friday 1:00 pm

On your mark, get set, go! Through a series of high-energy activities, campers will forge friendships through team-building exercises, develop skills in outdoor pursuits such as canoeing, archery, fire building, and put their wildlife knowledge to the test. The week will culminate in a points-based competition!

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Shooting Sports Camp (Ages 12-16) $275
June 27- July 1, Charlie Elliott Conference Center
Overnight Camp, Monday 9:00 am- Friday 1:00 pm

Shooting Sports Camp will get your camper started on the path to becoming a responsible shooter by exposing them to various types ofKids in Canoes at the Okefenokee Swamp firearms and always emphasizing safety. Campers will learn fundamentals and proper handling of rifles, shotguns and archery equipment; participate in shooting activities; and practice safety. By the end of the week, campers will have completed the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) First Steps program.

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Gone Fishin' (Ages 11-13) $215
July 5-8, Charlie Elliott Conference Center
Overnight Camp, Tuesday 9:00 am- Friday 1:00 pm

While the parents are away, the kids will fish all day! This camp is designed for the young angler to master knot tying, casting, and retrieval. We will dive into fisheries management, explore fish biology, and of course, have plenty of time for fishing.

Register now! Camp is Full

 

Out Huntin’ (Ages 12-16)  $275
July 11-15 Charlie Elliott Conference Center
Overnight Camp, Monday 9:00 am- Friday 1:00 pm

Interested in becoming a hunter but unsure of how to get started? Participants will learn basic wildlife biology and behavior; how to pursue, harvest and process Georgia’s game species; hunter safety practices; and firearms handling. By week’s end, participants will have completed Georgia’s hunter safety certification requirements. Campers will also have an opportunity to demonstrate the new skills and knowledge learned.

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ACE (Adventures in Conservation Education) (Rising 6th-8th grade) $175
July 18-22, Charlie Elliott Conference Center
Overnight Camp, Monday 9:00 am - Friday 5:00 pm

ACE is a unique camp for middle school students focusing on wildlife conservation. Participants will spend five days immersed in Georgia wildlife via hands-on activities and day trips in the lower coastal plain including trips to Jekyll Island, Sapelo Island, and Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. Thanks to a grant from The Environmental Resources Network, the cost of this camp is only $150 per person.

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    How to Register

    Registration ends two weeks before the start of each individual camp, and can be done online at https://georgiawildlife.doubleknot.com/selection/73913. Register early! Space is limited.

    If you wish to opt out of the immunization record for any reason, you must fill out this affidavit.