Home   Programs   Wildlife Camps

Wildlife Camps

We offer fun and educational Wildlife Day Camps year-round for kids ages 4-18. Check below to see what’s coming up.

Through animal encounters, games, arts & crafts, outdoor exploration, role play and career exploration, the world of our amazing native wildlife comes to life!  Our Wildlife Day camps are a fun and interactive way to educate kids about wildlife, conservation, and science.


Looking for Summer Camps? Registration opens April 5 Check out the camp schedule. 


Register Now!


Pre K – Kinder

Shark Bites

March 27-29: 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

$78 (Members $70)

Sharks are some of the coolest animals around!  In this camp, we’ll “swim” like sharks, feed sharks and even (gulp!) touch a shark! Through games, crafts and up-close encounters, we’ll sink our teeth into all things shark!


Register Now!

1st – 3rd Grade

Species Invaders (new!)

March 27-31: 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
$130 (Members $117)

Do you know what species are invading our city? We need your help finding ways to bring back our local animals! Learn what strategies scientists use and what kinds of species invaders we have in the oceans, on land, and in the air!

NIU: Nature Investigative Unit IMG_5766

March 27-31: 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
$130 (Members $117)

Tank the Tortoise has gone missing! Join a week-long investigation to help solve the mystery of his disappearance and bring him home! Well examine clues, use real forensic science, investigate suspects, and meet lots of amazing animals along the way.

Register Now!

4th – 6th Grade

Paddle the Pacific 

March 27-31: 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
$260 (Members $234IMG_7069

This one is all about the science of the sea! Campers will spend two days off site (Tuesday and Thursday) testing their balance while they paddle board around San Diego Bay. They will learn all about what dwells in the ocean (right below them!) through hands on feeds and encounters with some of our new critters as well as discovering what makes the ocean such as fascinating and mysterious place.

Register Now!


Keeper 101

March 27-28: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
$160 (Members $144)

Ever wondered what it takes to be a Keeper? Try it out with two days of behind-the-scenes, up-close animal experiences!

  • Can be booked on any weekend
  • Ages 13-18
  • Learn More Here


Would you like to be notified of early-bird specials and other Living Coast events? 
Sign up for our e-newsletter! 

Looking for Summer Camps? Registration opens April 5 Check out the camp schedule. 

Contact us! education@thelivingcoast.org or (619) 409-5908