McCall Idaho Payette Lake day camp

Adventure Day Camps

MOSS is a place where you can learn, play and have fun.  Come along with us to explore the wonderful world of nature just outside our door.  Let your imagination be the guide as you help create your own outdoor adventure.  Our field campus inside Ponderosa State Park on the shores of stunning Payette Lake is the perfect location for kids to be kids in a safe, fun, adventure filled environment.

Age Groups: 3-5 years and 6-9 years

Dates: June 15th - August 14, 2015

Morning Session Hours: 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Afternoon Session Hours: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
All Day Session Hours: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (6 - 9 year olds only)

How to enroll: Arrive at the McCall Outdoor Science School and sign up between 8:45 AM and 9:00 AM for the first session or 12:45 PM and 1:00 PM for the second session.  To register ahead of time please call us at 888-634-3918

Example activities: Students will engage in a variety of activities including but not limited to hiking, plant identification, water ecology exploration, geology lessons, activities in understanding characteristics of ecosystems, bug identification, nature arts and crafts, laughing and loving summer in Ponderosa State Park.

Equipment List:  Participants should be prepared for any adventure and any weather by bringing the following:

  • Daypack
  • Warm layer (fleece or jacket)
  • Rain jacket (you just never know)
  • Water bottle
  • Hat
  • Lip balm
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Supportive, closed-toe hiking shoes

Prices:

Day Camp Half day Tuition pre-registration (by 4p the business day prior):  $112.50 /week
Day Camp Half day Tuition pre-registration (by 4p the business day prior):  $25.00 /session
Day Camp Half day Tuition registration day of:  $30.00 /session
Day Camp Full day Tuition pre-registration (by 4p the business day prior):  $200.00 /week
Day Camp Full day Tuition pre-registration (by 4p the business day prior):  $45.00 /session
Day Camp Full day Tuition registration day of:  $55.00 /session
Cancellations require a 48 hour notice for a partial refund; we will retain a $10 administration fee.

A late fee of $1.00 per minute will be assessed when your child is picked up after 12:00 p.m. (morning session) or 4:00 p.m. (afternoon session).  Pick up times are closely recorded and noted.  As per national and state guidelines, if a child is left any longer than 15 minutes after the end of the program session it is considered child neglect and authorities may be telephoned.