Programs and Camps

Aquatic Adventure Camp

Children have a captivating experience discovering Florida ecosystems, collecting fascinating marine critters, and caring for their own aquarium!  With 4 counselors and just 16 campers per week, kids will explore the Loxahatchee River from the ocean’s beautiful reefs to the freshwater cypress swamps at Riverbend Park in a safe, personal environment.  All staff are certified open water lifeguards.


Per our Board of Directors, you may only sign your child up for

one week of camp beginning on January 22nd at 9:00 AM.

However, registration for multiple weeks will be available starting March 26th.

If you have any questions or concerns, please to contact the River Center at 561-743-7123 or

Camp Activities May Include:

Kayak & Paddleboard Outings

Animal Collection

River Center Aquarium Care

Snorkeling & Swimming

Nature Hikes

Eco Games & Crafts



per week

Extended Care


8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sibling Discount


Our Camps

Nature Navigators

Children entering 1st – 3rd grades: This camp is designed for smaller children with outdoor activities scheduled at a pace that they can enjoy.

2019 Dates: June 10-14 | June 24-28 | July 8-12

Camp is FULL.

Please call for waitlist. 

River Trekkers

Children entering 4th – 5th grades: These campers will enjoy a full day of activity outdoors in the water and on land exploring the Loxahatchee River.

2019 Dates: June 3-7 | July 29-August 2

Camp is FULL.

Please call for waitlist. 

Middle School Adventure Camp

Children entering 6th – 8th grades: These campers will get an in-depth  experience on the local ecosystems of the Loxahatchee River with a focus on snorkeling and water sports. Each day will consist of a snorkeling expedition with up close encounters and hands-on field experiences for older campers to enjoy.

2019 Dates: June 17-21| July 15-19

Camp is FULL.

Please call for waitlist. 

Teen Community Service Week

Students entering 9th – 12th grades: Students will gain real environmental science field experience and earn community service hours for projects completed during the week.  Cost is only $190.

2019 Dates: July 22-26

Space is still available!

Looking for an outdoor camp this summer?

Check out Jupiter Outdoor Center’s Adventure Camp!

Dates: June 3rd – August 9th

Ages: 6-14


Jupiter Outdoor Center

A River Center partner

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