Dirt Camp

An educational and service oriented summer camp for youth ages 10 to 12 run in partnership with the Catamount Institute.

Since 2015, RMFI has partnered with the Catamount Institute to host Dirt Camp, a weeklong summer day camp for youth ages 10 to 12 focused on education and service in Garden of the Gods Park. Each day of the program, campers take part in learning activities such as soil chemistry testing, fossil discovery, and underground ecosystem exploration, and also spend a few hours working on a soil conservation stewardship with RMFI. Registration for this unique program for young environmental stewards and scientists can be found by visiting the camp page of Catamount Institute.  

Ages: 10 to 12 years old

Cost: $275 

2017 Program Dates: Monday through Friday, July 10-14