Kids Day Camps

Summer Camps for Kids at TCWR

Sign up your cub for one of the new Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge Summer Day Camps! We offer 2 different day camps and 2 different age groups. Kids between the ages of 6 and 12 can enjoy 3 days learning all about exotic animals and Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. Our day camps make education fun! Limited space available at each camp, register now before they fill up!

Upcoming Camps

Exploring Your Wild Side Day Camp

Experience the incredible lives of lions, tigers, and bears right here in Eureka Springs, Arkansas! Exploring Your Wild Side Day camp provides the unique opportunity to discover the roles wild animals play throughout the world. Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge provides an interactive and educational experience to learn what it is like to live on the wild side. Space is limited to 12 wildlife explorers per age group. Sign up today! Registration is required for participation.

Wildlife Adventure Day Camp

Discover a wildlife adventure right here in Eureka Springs, Arkansas at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. Our Wildlife Adventure Day Camp will allow your child to explore and discover the wonderful world of wildlife through fun activities, crafts, games, and more. Every day will be a different adventure focused on the animals that call Turpentine Creek home. Space is limited to 12 adventure day campers. Sign up today! Registration is required for participation.

Cost: $75*

*If you are experiencing a financial hardship, a scholarship might be available to help offset the cost of the summer day camp. Please reach out to Beckie Moore. Scholarship opportunities are limited. 

Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Max Participates For Each Camp: 12

6-8 year olds

  • June 6-8, 2018 – Exploring Your Wild Side12 Spots Left
  • July 11-13, 2018 – Wildlife Adventure12 Spots Left

9-12 year olds

  • June 27-29, 2018 – Wildlife Adventure10 Spots Left
  • July 25-27, 2018 – Explore Your Wild Side12 Spots Left

Register For Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge’s Summer Day Camp

We are so excited that you are interested in registering your child for our day camp at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. Please note that registration is not complete until payment has been made in full. We do have limited space for each camp, if you click on the PayPal link and it will not let you continue, that camp is full.

We will be keeping track of our registration and as they fill up and will post a notice. If a camp fills up before you can completely register, we will keep your information in case of cancellation.

You will find a registration packet with forms that need to be filled out and brought to camp on the first day. We look forward to a fun summer helping your camper experience Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in a new and exciting way.

Don’t forget to check out our lodging options to make your child’s fun-filled educational summer camp extra special.

Click here to view our lodging options on our lodging page.