Berkshire Nature Camp | Sample Schedule

Berkshire campers ponding on the boardwalk

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No two days are alike at Berkshire Nature Camp, but this sample schedule gives an idea of activity types and daily flow.

8:45–9 am

Camper Check-in & Health Screening

9:10–9:30 am

Small Group Morning Circles

After stowing your gear, you’ll join Morning Circle and get ready to start your day!

9:30 am–12:00 pm

Nature Explorations, Activities, & Crafts

Morning activities include long hikes, ponding, or stream exploring—it changes each day! Younger campers will also enjoy snack time.

12:00–12:30 pm


Bring your lunch out to the field and gather with friends to eat.

12:30–1 pm

Camper Choice Time: Active Games & Quiet Activities

Get active or create quietly—your choice!

1 pm

Half-Day Camper Pick-up

1–2:45 pm

Nature Explorations, Games, & Team-Building Challenges

You may be crafting, enjoying a game of "Drip, Drip, Drop," or hiking to a beaver pond to observe wildlife activity.

2:45-3 pm

Small Group Closing Circles

Join with the rest of camp for Closing Circle and sharing. We’ll end with our “Squeeze”—can we beat the time of the previous record?!

3-3:15 pm

Camper Pick-Up

Counselors bring you to your caregiver for sign out and answer any questions they might have about your day. See you soon!