Young Explorers Program & Explorers Program- For kids entering grades 6-9
To sign up online select one of the sessions below and you will be redirected to our online registration form!
Young Explorers: for grades 6 + 7
$400 for Non-Members, $350 for Members
Young Explorers I Registration, July 23rd – July 26th (for Grades 6 & 7)
Young Explorers II Registration, August 20th – August 23rd (for Grades 6 & 7)
Visit all of your old favorite places, explore by kayak, and enjoy off-site field trips. Program Hours are: Monday 9A.M. – 12:00 P.M. (Refuge Onsite), Tuesday 8:00 A.M – 2:00 P.M. (Sunken Forest, Fire Island), Wednesday 9:00 A.M – 2:30 P.M. (offsite Kayak Adventure), Thursday 9:00 A.M – 12:00 P.M.(Mud Trail), return Thursday evening at 7:00 P.M. for a night walk in search of owls, bats and adventure with a pick up time of 10:30 P.M. Parent drivers will be needed to help transport the campers. Further information will be given on the Monday of your child’s camp week during the brief introduction.
Explorers: for grades 8 – 10
$450 for Non-Members, $400 for Members
This Session is Full
The Explorer’s group hours are the same except they will have an awesome campout here on the Refuge and get picked up at 9:00 A.M. on Friday morning. Tuesday is off-site to Sunken Forest, Fire Island; and Wednesday is off-site kayak adventure on the Peconic River. Parent drivers will be needed to help transport the campers. Further information will be given on the Monday during the brief introduction.
*We ask that a parent or guardian stay for the brief introduction on the first day of your child’s program, which is held in the Nature Center. Due to limited class size, popularity of the program, and priority registration for members, sessions may fill up. So please sign up early and include completed Application, Medical Form, and Payment. You will be notified as soon as possible if the session is full.