Nature Day Camp in Wellfleet

Campers exploring Wellfleet Bay's salt marsh with their counselor

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Wellfleet Bay Nature Day Camp inspires a child’s lasting curiosity and excitement about nature. Campers ages 6–13 have fun and make friends as they explore the nature of Cape Cod at our 1,100-acre wildlife sanctuary. Our goals are to instill awareness and appreciation of nature, to demonstrate responsibility for the environment, and to promote a sense of place. Above all, we create a fun and memorable outdoor experiences for our campers.

Our brochure contains more information about our camp programs, including full descriptions, session dates, and costs.

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Location

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
291 State Highway Route 6, South Wellfleet, MA 02663
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How to Register


Families may register online, by calling 508-349-2615, or by mailing the  registration form with payment to the address listed on the form.

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2021 Camp Sessions & Dates


At this time, we are NOT offering the Discoverers program for campers entering pre-K or kindergarten (ages 4–5) or the Adventures program for campers entering grade 1 (ages 5–6), pending regulatory decisions on staff housing. If we are allowed to offer staff housing, we may open up the Adventurers age group.

Nature Camps

9:00 am–2:45 pm

Prices are per week

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Explorers • Entering Grades 2–3
Weekly sessions June 28–September 3
$500 members | $565 nonmembers | $390 year-round Cape Cod residents*

Naturalists • Entering Grades 4–5
Weekly sessions June 28–September 3
$500 members | $565 nonmembers | $390 year-round Cape Cod residents*

Ecologists • Entering Grades 6–8
Weekly sessions June 28–September 3
$500 members | $565 nonmembers | $390 year-round Cape Cod residents*

*Must be current Mass Audubon members


What Others Are Saying . . .


"We were very pleased and felt the staff was supportive, friendly, and approachable." –Camp Parent

"You run an outstanding camp! He and his cousins had a terrific experience!" –Camp Parent

"Time outside and away from screens is CRITICAL— thank you for this!" –Camp Parent