Children Ages 10-15
Add some fun to your summer as we hit the road for exciting day trips. Join us as we ride horses, riverboats, canoes, and visit the St. Louis Science Center and Planetarium.
All trips depart from and return to Rock Springs Nature Center. Campers bring a sack lunch. A fee of $60/camper for each trip covers all activities and transportation.
Canoe down the river in your own backyard. This full day paddling adventure will start below the dam on Lake Decatur and take us to Lincoln Homestead State Park. Bring a lunch that doesn’t need refrigeration, as we will picnic on the river. Dress to get wet and bring a towel, just in case. All other gear will be provided. Maximum 12 campers. 8am – 4pm.
Whether you’re an experienced rider or have never ridden a horse, you’ll enjoy this trail ride on the Cedar Creek Ranch in Cedar Point, IL. Afterwards, we’ll take a guided motorized amphibious tour, experiencing animals and nature on the Cedar Creek Ranch. Maximum 12 campers. 8am – 5pm.
Enjoy a trail ride at Ace Stables in St. Louis, Missouri, whether you’re an experienced rider or never ridden a horse. Afterwards, we’ll continue to the docks in St. Louis for an afternoon ride on a paddleboat cruising the Mississippi River. Maximum 8 campers. 7am – 5:30pm.
Spend the day enjoying interactive exhibits at the Science Center in St. Louis, Missouri. Our adventure will take us to the Discovery Room, Life Science Lab, Makerspace, and more. We’ll then continue to the James S. McDonald Planetarium to experience life among the stars in the Omni Max theater, flight simulator, and other explorations. Maximum 12 campers. 7am – 5pm.
Need more information? Call (217) 423-7708 or visit the Camps page.