Make the most of the summer at Zoo Camp!

  • 500+ animals

  • Zoo hikes

  • Animal and nature crafts

  • Zoo keeper talks

  • Meet some of the zoo's animals up close and personal!

  • Special camp gear JUST FOR CAMPERS!

  • Meal options available (Click here for Zoo Camps lunch menu)
     

Registering your child for more than one session?

You can save $15 on additional sessions for the same participant. Email our Education Director at hdewey@pueblozoo.org for details.

Spring Break leadership training for 7th-10th grade

ZooALIVE leadership training

The Zoo ALIVE volunteer program is an opportunity for teens to engage with zoo visitors by sharing their interests in animals and conservation at the Pueblo Zoo.  Zoo ALIVE teens are trained to be interpretive guides during an intensive, weeklong course.

This exclusive leadership program requires an application process. Partial need-s based schoalrships are available on a limited basis.

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 7-10 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

March 18-22

Price

$160 members
$175 non-members

ZOO SUMMER CAMPS & TRAININGS

Pueblo Zoo Camp is the wildest way to spend the summer! Kids will enjoy a full range of Pueblo Zoo Camp activities, and learn about our new animals, find out about local critters in the wild, and explore our new Plant. Grow. Fly. garden. 

Time:

Kindergarten zoo camps run from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

1st grade - 6th grade Zoo Camps run from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

7th - 10th grade ZooALIVE zoo camps run from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Registering your child for more than one session?

You can save $15 on additional sessions for the same participant. Email our Education Director at hdewey@pueblozoo.org for details.

Zoo Camps for Kindergarten

Hooray for Habitats

Celebrate the diverse and incredible habitats that make up our world and animals consider home

Dates

Time

Age

entering kindergarten 2019-2020 

1:00pm - 4:00pm

June 10-14

Price

$80 members
$90 non-members

I know, you know, dino!

Long ago, dinosaurs inhabited many areas of our world and they still fascinate us!  Indulge your dino-side this week.

Dates

Time

Age

entering kindergarten 2019-2020 

1:00pm - 4:00pm

July 15-19

Price

$80 members
$90 non-members

I'm sensing a theme here…

Senses play a very important role in all animals' lives- including us!  Exercise your senses and identify how animals use theirs at the zoo and in the wild.

Dates

Time

Age

entering kindergarten 2019-2020 

1:00pm - 4:00pm

July 22-26

Price

$80 members
$90 non-members

Zoo Camps for 1st - 2nd grade

What's that, bird?

Soar into the world of birds.  Find out what makes them unique and how you can begin a lifelong hobby of spotting and identifying birds.  

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 1 & 2 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

June 10-14

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

It’s a jungle out there.

Join us for a week of exploring our world's rainforests.  They are dynamic biomes and there is a lot to learn about them! e diverse and incredible habitats that make up our world and animals consider home

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 1 & 2 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

June 24-28

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Buzz, buzz!  Flit, flit, flit!

What's the big deal with bees and butterflies anyway?  Spend the week with us and find out.  (You may even get to take home your own caterpillar to raise and release at home!)

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 1 & 2 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

July 22-26

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Ewww!  Cool!

There are so many unpleasant, yet very neat things about animals.  This week we embrace the 'yuck'

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 1 & 2 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

July 29 - August 2

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Zoo Camps for 3rd - 4th grade

Rockabye baby

Growing up is hard work, not only for people but for animals too!  Spend the week observing the zoo's new babies and finding out what it takes to make it in the wild. 

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 3 & 4 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

June 24-28

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Inquiring minds want to know.

Congratulations! You've been promoted to a scientist this week.  Each day you'll choose a new question to ask, make observations and report back to your fellow researchers with your findings.  

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 3 & 4 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

July 8-12

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Our Oceans

Explore the oceans and their inhabitants without leaving Colorado!  Dive in to a week of learning about our beautiful oceans. 

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 3 & 4 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

July 15-19

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

It's still a jungle out there!

Rainforests are like ogres… they both have layers!  Join us this week to discover how each layer of the rainforest provides specific resources for its many animal inhabitants.

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 3 & 4 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

July 29 - August 2

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Zoo Camps for 5th - 6th grade

Animal Investigations

Mysteries abound in this week of detective work!  A new case will be presented each day for our junior investigators to solve. 

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 5 & 6 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

July 8-12

Price

$150 members
$160 non-members

Zoo trainings for 9th - 12th grade

ZooALIVE leadership training

The Zoo ALIVE volunteer program is an opportunity for teens to engage with zoo visitors by sharing their interests in animals and conservation at the Pueblo Zoo.  Zoo ALIVE teens are trained to be interpretive guides during an intensive, weeklong course.

This exclusive leadership program requires an application process. Partial need-s based schoalrships are available on a limited basis.

Dates

Time

Age

entering grades 9-12 2019-2020 

9:00pm - 4:00pm

June 17-21

Price

$160 members
$175 non-members

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