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Get ready to dig into adventure at the Dickinson County Nature Center this summer. Online registration is now open for youth summer camps at the nature center in Okoboji, and there is plenty of fun in store for kids who participate. “We like to provide summer camps because we think it teaches kids different ways…

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Kayaking Adventures camp (ages 10-14)

Event Phone: 7123366352


  • Kayaking Adventures
    June 26, 2018
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Kayaking Adventures
    June 27, 2018
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Youth ages 10-14 will learn the basics of kayaking from a certified instructor. Master entering and exiting a kayak, paddling forward, stopping and turning. Also, go over key safety information.

Kayaks and personal flotation devices will be provided. If you would like to use your own kayak or PFD, you may, but please alert the Dickinson County Nature Center staff as to those arrangements. The daily location of this camp will be sent out via e-mail to listed parents/guardians prior to each day’s session, as weather and wind conditions will be taken into consideration for the location.

There will be two sessions of this camp:

9-11 a.m. June 19-20

9-11 a.m. June 26-27

Registration fees are $40 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members or $50 for non-members. Price includes a T-shirt.

*Maximum of six youth per camp.

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Kayaking Adventures camp (ages 10-14)

Event Phone: 7123366352


  • Kayaking Adventures
    June 19, 2018
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Kayaking Adventures
    June 20, 2018
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Youth ages 10-14 will learn the basics of kayaking from a certified instructor. Master entering and exiting a kayak, paddling forward, stopping and turning. Also, go over key safety information.

Kayaks and personal flotation devices will be provided. If you would like to use your own kayak or PFD, you may, but please alert the Dickinson County Nature Center staff as to those arrangements. The daily location of this camp will be sent out via e-mail to listed parents/guardians prior to each day’s session, as weather and wind conditions will be taken into consideration for the location.

There will be two sessions of this camp:

9-11 a.m. June 19-20

9-11 a.m. June 26-27

Registration fees are $40 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members or $50 for non-members. Price includes a T-shirt.

*Maximum of six youth per camp.

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Kayaking Adventures camp (ages 13-18)

Event Phone: 712-336-6352


  • June 27, 2017 - June 28, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn the basics of kayaking from our certified instructor and put your new-found paddling skills to the test on the water 9 a.m.-noon June 27-28.

Kayak, paddle and life jacket provided, but campers may also bring their own life jacket and/or kayak if they would like.

Another installment of the camp will be held 9-11 a.m. June 20-21 for ages 10-12.

Costs are $40 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members and $50 for non-members

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Kayaking Adventures camp (ages 10-12)

Event Phone: 712-336-6352


  • June 20, 2017 - June 21, 2017
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Learn the basics of kayaking from our certified instructor and put your new-found paddling skills to the test on the water 9-11 a.m. June 20-21.

Kayak, paddle and life jacket provided, but campers may also bring their own life jacket and/or kayak if they would like.

A second installment of the camp will be held 9 a.m.-noon June 27-28 for ages 13-18.

Costs are $40 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members and $50 for non-members

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