Summer Camp 2014

Five-day adventures

It's not too early to start planning for summer. Explore the wonderful world of animals through five-day adventures that include animal encounters, behind-the-scenes visits, bus rides, games, and edible food crafts! Choose one or two weeks of fun by grade level:

Summer Camp

  • Little Artists, Grades 1–3

    Each day includes animal encounters and fun art-making experiences.

    Colorful Critters
    Color can be wild or real, but anyway you look at it, color is lots of fun!
    August 11–15

     

  • Summer Camp: Kindergarten

    An Introduction to the World of Critters

    Meet the Beasts
    Meet all kinds of beasts: mammals, birds, and reptiles, too. Get up close to camels and feed treats to the giant tortoises.
    August 11–15

     

  • Summer Camp: 1st Grade

    A Close Look at Mammals

    Furry Friends
    This camp is all about making friends on the furry side. Tigers, bus rides, and adventures with hippos will leave lasting impressions!
    August 11–15

     

     

     

  • Summer Camp: 2nd Grade

    Comparing Flying and Land Animals

    Things with Wings
    Compare and contrast things with wings and creatures that prefer the ground, from flying monkeys to majestic birds that soar in the sky.
    August 11–15

     

     

     

  • Summer Camp: 3rd Grade

    Cool Animals with Bad Reputations

    Wildlife Weirdos
    Being on the strange side of wildlife makes you extra cool! Treks into the Reptile House, bug catching, and watching snakes being served their special dinners will leave lasting impressions.
    August 11–15

     

     

     

  • Summer Camp: 4th Grade

    Adaptations Help Animals Survive

    Animal Body Builders
    Tongues that grasp, noses with amazing suction power, insects with horns, and much more will be explored in this fun camp dedicated to a closer look at adaptations.
    August 11–15

     

     

  • Summer Camp: 5th Grade

    It's a Zoo in Here!
    It's an amazing city at the San Diego Zoo, and you'll get an inside look. From keepers to trainers, we'll cover most of the Zoo and discover which career has the most thrills.
    August 11–15

    Animal Body Builders
    Tongues that grasp, noses with amazing suction power, insects with horns, and much more will be explored in this fun camp dedicated to a closer look at adaptations.
    August 11–15

  • Summer Camp: 6th Grade

    The Weird Ways of Wildlife
    Some animal behaviors look weird, but they're connected to survival. Get to know our gorilla troop with special roof-top viewing, and ride the Skyfari for a closer look at polar bear behavior.
    August 11–15

    It's a Zoo in Here!
    It's an amazing city at the San Diego Zoo, and you'll get an inside look. From keepers to trainers, we'll cover most of the Zoo and discover which career has the most thrills.
    August 11–15

  • Summer Camp: 7th Grade

    How Animals Make a Home and a Living

    The Weird Ways of Wildlife
    Some animal behaviors look weird, but they're connected to survival. Get to know our gorilla troop with special roof-top viewing, and ride the Skyfari for a closer look at polar bear behavior.
    August 11–15

     

     

     

At a Glance

Times: 
Through Aug. 15, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Extended-day option: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Duration: 
6 hours
Age Interest: 
Kids

Reservations

619-718-3000
Call for information or to reserve by phone.