Blue Hills Nature Day Camp | Sample Schedule

Blue Hills Trailside campers playing a water game

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No two days at camp are alike, but this sample schedule gives an overview of daily activities and flow.

8:30 am–9:00 am

Camper Drop-Off & Group Games

9:00 am–10:00 am

Opening Circle & Large Group Activities

The whole camp starts the day together at Opening Circle. We sing songs, tell silly jokes, and do stretches to get ready for a full day of nature exploration.

10:00 am–10:30 am

Snack Time

10:30 am–11:30 am


11:30 am–Noon

Group Exploration

Noon-12:30 pm


Pick-up for half-day campers.

12:30 pm–2:30 pm

Nature Exploration, Play, & Crafts

2:30 pm–3:00 pm

Closing Circle

3:00 pm–3:15 pm

Camper Pick-up

Campers have another opportunity to connect with their friends while waiting to be picked up by their families.

3:00 pm–5:30 pm

After-Camp Program (optional)

Campers can choose from a number of quiet activities including board games and cards, or visit with the Blue Hills educational animals. Registration required.