Paddle & Explore I


Camp Overview

  • Ages 8-12
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  • Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Fish and Explore transports campers to lakes, reservoirs and rivers to kayak. Campers learn kayaking skills while getting up close to native wildlife. Beach stops allow campers to wade and observe, catch, photograph and release frogs, toads, tadpoles, salamanders, lizards, turtles and many more small critters. Campers will receive individual attention from our two kayaking instructors in order to perfect their technique and become comfortable with different kayaking maneuvers.


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Fish and Explore makes it easy for kids to understand how to use equipment with safe capture and handling techniques through instructor demonstrations that result in a better understanding and appreciation of small animals and nature.


  • Kayaks
  • Paddles
  • Life Vests
  • New Trail, Park, or Body of Water Each Day
  • 1 to 6 Child Supervision


  • Water Shoes
  • Outdoor Appropriate Clothing
  • Packed Lunches (with refillable water bottle)
  • Change of Clothes
  • Towel

Fish and Explore
Summer Camps

Fish and Explore camps are fun, and to keep them that way we focus on exploring the outdoors safely.
Campers will wear lifejackets when in the water or on a boat, and practice catch and release practices
when interacting with wildlife. Our child to counselor ratio is 1:4 in our fishing programs, and 1:6 in all
others, to ensure each child the most attention and supervision when learning through our camps.

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