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Camps

  Hours/Location

Hours

  • Open every day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Open late (until 8 p.m.) every Wednesday (May-October)
  • Last paid entry is one hour prior to closing

Admission

Includes the Butterfly House
  • Adult: $11
  • Adult 65+/Military: $9
  • Child (2-17 yrs.): $8
  • Student w/ID: $8
  • Members are free

Contact/Location

Hours

  • Open every day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Open late (until 8 p.m.) every Wednesday (May-October)
  • Last paid entry is one hour prior to closing

Admission

Includes the Butterfly House
  • Adult: $11
  • Adult 65+/Military: $9
  • Child (2-17 yrs.): $8
  • Student w/ID: $8
  • Members are free

Contact/Location

Our Outdoor Classroom

The Gardens is the place to be when school is not in session! Join us on teacher workdays, spring break and all summer for fun, experiential garden adventures! Each camp is specially designed to match the season and are full of garden–centric games, exploration and art, music, and cooking ~ especially suitable for children ages 5 to 11 years old or those in 1st through 5th grade. 

Pre-registration is required for all camps. Scholarships are available. A 10% discount is offered with a family membership to The Gardens. Camp is held outdoors in the garden. Children should dress for the weather, bring water, and wear sunscreen & hat (if preferred). Half day camps please bring water and snack. Full day camps please bring water, snack, and a bagged lunch.

For full day camps, children may be dropped off as early as 8:00 a.m.; camp programming will not begin until 9 a.m. Children may be picked up as late as 5 p.m., but programming will end at 4:30 p.m. The Gardens close at 5 p.m.

Camp Scholarships

We feel strongly that, as a community garden, we are an important resource for all members of the northern Colorado community. Fueled by that belief, we offer need based scholarships for youth specific classes and programs to income-qualifying families up to $250 a year. Please submit the following application:

Youth Program Scholarship Application

Solicitud de Becas Para Programas Juveniles

Camp REFUND policy: The Gardens on Spring Creek requires a two-week notice for a full refund of camp fees. If camp is cancelled by the Gardens on Spring Creek for any reason, a full refund will be issued.

School's Out Day Camp
 

School's Out Day Camps are available for children in 1st through 5th grade on teacher work days and school's out days. Pack a lunch, and come spend a day investigating gardening, pollinators, harvesting, cooking, and exploring the natural world here at The Gardens.

8 a.m.- 5 p.m. $55 per child; Scholarships are available; Pre-registration is required. 

2020 Dates

Monday, January 20

Monday, February 17

Monday, March 2

Friday, April 10

Friday, May 15

Spring Break Camp
Boy reading journal at spring break camp
 

We offer a new and exciting Spring Break Camp each year. Campers might become garden super heroes, invent green houses for Mars, or learn to track bunnies in the snow around The Gardens.

You never know what adventure is next during spring break camp at The Gardens!

Monday March 16-Friday, March 20, 2020

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Cost: $250

Register

Summer Camps
 

Registration opens March 1, 2020.

In 2020 we will be offering 9 weeks of summer camp. Camp calendar will be posted February 1st.