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Camps

Contact Information

Parks & Recreation Department1000 Krenek Tap Road979.764.3486

Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventure, interactive science, or active play, we have it all for ages 3-15! Our goal is to provide exciting experiences through supervised, structured recreation in a safe and welcoming environment. Qualified instructors are carefully selected to ensure that your child has a fun time and learns the skills presented.

Register online at rectrac.cstx.gov or visit Stephen C. Beachy Central Park Office, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Full-Day Camp registration takes place at the Lincoln Recreation Center. Limited spots are available.

Lincoln Recreation Center Full-Day Summer Camp

This camp offers ages 6-15 a variety of daily activities, including outdoor recreation, performing and creative arts, character, team-building exercises, local and out-of-town field trips and more. Lunch is provided, but campers are asked to bring a morning and afternoon snack. Each family needs to attend a parent orientation on May 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Recreation Center. Parents of past camp participants do not need to attend. Camp will not be held May 27, July 1-5 and 25-26. Registration takes place on-site at the Lincoln Recreation Center.

Ages 6-15 • $60 Resident/$72 Non-Resident • Mon.-Fri. • July 8-Aug. 2 • 7:45 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Mini Camps

Qualified program coordinators plan each camp to ensure your child has fun and learn the presented skills. Full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch, two snacks and a drink. Half-day campers are asked to bring a snack and drink.

CHEER CAMP • REGISTRATION ENDS JULY 29
Join us for a basic introduction to cheerleading basics. Campers will explore jumps, arm motions, basic tumbling, cheers and learn dance routines.

Ages 4-8 • $35 • Mon.-Fri. • July 29-Aug. 2 • 8:30-9:45 a.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center
Ages 9-14 • $35 • Mon.-Fri. • July 29-Aug. 2 • 10-11:15 a.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

OUTDOOR WILDERNESS SURVIVAL CAMP • REGISTRATION ENDS JULY 29
Campers should arrive with sunscreen on, and bring water and a snack. All activities are conducted in a safe environment.

Day 1: Explore American Indian and pioneer culture. Learn to find and build shelter to prevent from getting lost in the wilderness, and search for and identify edible and medicinal plants.
Day 2: Discover how to find and purify water for drinking, make a fire by friction, track animals, and make primitive hunting tools.
Day 3: We'll make rope, survival baskets, bows and arrows, animal traps and snares, and throw spears.
Day 4: Learn outdoor woodsmen skills to enable you to better observe wildlife. Practice our new fire building skills and how to light a campfire with only one match.
Day 5: Make soap and toothpaste out of native plants and learn the techniques needed for campfire cooking. The week ends with a final review and graduation where each camper receives an arrowhead.

Ages 6-12 • $155 • Mon.-Fri. • July 29-Aug. 2 • 8 a.m.-12 p.m. • Lick Creek Nature Center

NATURE LUNCH BREAK • REGISTRATION ENDS JULY 29
If your camper is registered for a morning (8 a.m.-12 p.m.) and afternoon (1-5 p.m.) camp in the same week, you have the option to register them for this supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m. Board games will also be available. Campers are asked to bring a lunch, two snacks and a drink. On-site registration available by credit card only.

Ages 7-12 • $10 • Mon.-Fri. • July 29-Aug. 2 • 12-1 p.m. • Lick Creek Nature Center

OUT OF THIS WORLD • REGISTRATION ENDS JULY 29
Take a closer look at outer space as we discover and explore the many planets, galaxies, and constellations space has to offer.

Ages 7-12 • $60 • Mon.-Fri. • July 29-Aug. 2 • 1-5 p.m. • Lick Creek Nature Center

THE FACILITIES OF COLLEGE STATION PARKS & RECREATION ARE NOT CHILD CARE FACILITIES, AND THE PROGRAMS LISTED IN THIS GUIDE ARE NOT LICENSED BY THE STATE OF TEXAS FOR CHILD CARE UNDER TEXAS HUMAN RESOURCES CODE SEC. 42.041(B)(14).

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