Welcome to North River Nature Day Camp!

North River campers walking a wooded trail

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At North River Nature Camp in Marshfield, children ages 4.5 to 14 are encouraged to explore their curiosity about the natural world. Campers have fun, make friends, and experience nature through outdoor play and discovery at our 225-acre wildlife sanctuary. Daily activities include trail explorations, habitat investigations, hands-on experiments, wildlife observation, creative games and crafts, and more. Each day a new adventure awaits!

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2020 Camp Rates & Dates

Our brochure contains complete camp information, including session descriptions, dates, and costs.

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  • Full Day: Monday-Friday, 9:00 am–3:00 pm
  • After Camp: Monday-Friday, 3:00–5:00 pm (available July 13-August 7)

Nature Theme Camps

Ages 4.5–11 
Weekly sessions: June 29–August 21
(no camp held July 3)
$330 members; $400 nonmembers per session
$265 members; $320 nonmembers for June 29-July 2 session

Specialty Camps

Creative Woodcraft I • Ages 9–11
July 6–10
$380 members; $455 nonmembers

Nature STEAM: Games & Challenges • Ages 9–14
July 13–17
$350 members; $420 nonmembers

Into The Wild • Ages 9–11
July 20–24
(includes an optional overnight on Thursday)
$400 members; $480 nonmembers

Nature Photography • Ages 9–14
July 27–31
(includes field trip)
$380 members; $455 nonmembers

Creative Woodcraft II • Ages 10–14
August 3–7
$380 members; $455 nonmembers

Adventure Stewards • Ages 11–14
August 10–14
(includes an optional overnight on Thursday)
$425 members; $510 nonmembers

Leaders-in-Training (LITs)

Ages 15–17
Mandatory training week of June 22; application required
(request an application)
$200 members; $240 nonmembers per two-week commitment

Extended-Day Option

After Camp • 3:00–5:00 pm
Available July 13–August 7
(preregistration required)
$100 members per week/camper; $120 nonmembers per week/camper

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What Others are Saying . . .

"My kids were thrilled with their first year of camp. It was an incredibly positive experience." –Camp Parent

"My son had a great time. My only regret is that I didn't sign him up for more weeks. He loved it and we loved learning from him every day! Thank you." –Camp Parent

"Thanks for a great experience! Our daughter came home one day and made her own caterpillar walker with a friend from camp (with help from mom!) She had a great time last week and really enjoyed the team-building activities." –Camp Parent