Get outside and explore the coast this summer!
Explore beaches, dunes, wetlands, and coastal forests. Learn about the plants and animals that live there. Play games, sing songs, and create nature crafts during these week-long summer camp programs.
*Continue down the page for teen leadership opportunity!
Sliding Scale $50 - $150
Sliding Scale $75 - $200
Please make your payment for both camps in the form to the right.
- If you will be utilizing the sliding scale select the "custom amount" option. Be sure to select "write us a comment" to say which camp it is for.
- If you are in need of a scholarship, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Payments and donations towards our scholarship fund can be submitted using the payment form to the right, in person at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center,
or by mailing a check to:
Friends of the Dunes
P.O. Box 186
Arcata, CA 95518
Funding for this program is supported by a Whale Tail grant from the California Coastal Commission.
Naturalists-in-Training assist camp leaders with activities, songs, and arts & crafts, while gaining valuable leadership skills.
Earn community service credits too!
Open to ages 15-17
Be a current junior high or high school student.
Submit one reference letter from an adult who is not a family member
Attend all training sessions
Enjoy working with young children and be willing to act silly during games and while singing songs.
Take direction and work as part of a team.