Catching butterflies in field

Thanks for a great summer at KNC Camp!

Have an adventure with theme-related and age-appropriate outdoor exploration, stories, art, games, activities, journaling/observation time, and hikes!  Choose a camp by age or grade to see session details and to register.

Join us for Mud Fest in June to get a sneak preview of camp for the entire family!

Registration Discounts

  • KNC Member Discount: Become a member and get the best value when signing up for camp. Your family membership includes discounted camp rates and free admission to the Kalamazoo Nature Center all year long! Just fill out the membership section on the camp registration form, and then apply the membership discount to all of your children’s camps.
  • Additional Program Discount: Sign your child up for two sessions or more and take $15 off each additional week-long program.
  • Early ONLINE Registration: Register for camp online before April 15 and receive $20 off each week-long program in addition to member discounts!


Camp Scholarship Program

We believe that every kid should have the chance to come to camp. Learn more about our Camp Scholarship Program to help make camp more affordable for your family. We welcome kids of all abilities and will work closely with you to make sure your child has a great experience.

For camp questions:  Guest Services, (269) 381-1574 ext. 0, Camp Registrar, (269) 381-1574 ext 24 or email register@naturecenter.org

Camp Director: Tanequa Hampton, (269) 381-1574 ext 15, (269) 815-8326, or email thampton@naturecenter.org

Summer Camp is filling up fast! Check out Camp Availability here.

Summer Camp

Camp Availability

Financial Aid


Bus Schedule

Contact & FAQs