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 February 25th at 9:00 AM.

However, registration for multiple weeks will be available starting March 31st.

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.

2020 Dates: June 1-5 | June 15-19 | July 20-24

All Nature Navigator Weeks are currently FULL

Please Call the River Center at 561-743-7123 to be placed on the 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.

2020 Dates: June 8-12 | June 29- July 3 | July 27 – 31

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.

2020 Dates: June 22-26| July 6-10

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.

2020 Dates: July 13-17

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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