Our camps focus on hands-on experiences with the natural world.

Campers will develop skills, go hiking, make crafts, sing songs, explore their national park, and more. This is a unique way for your children to experience the wonder of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Crooked River Exploration Camp

The Crooked River Exploration Camp is a five day outdoor camp that explores nature within the Old Brooklyn neighborhood. Campers will find biodiversity in their backyard and build connections to the biodiversity found in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The camp participants will do scavenger hunts, neighborhood hikes, paddle boarding, hike in Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and play fun games all while learning about ecosystems in the Old Brooklyn neighborhood and national park. Their national park!

Before Care: 8-9am
Grade: 1st-6th

Click the registration button for pricing. To request a scholarship, please complete the form below.

Daily camp activities will start and end at Rhodes School of Environmental Studies, with three days of nature exploration in Old Brooklyn and two days in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.


To request a scholarship, please complete the scholarship request form below prior to registration.

Scholarship Request Form-Crooked River Exploration Camp