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Outdoor/Nature Camps in Columbia

Are you looking for outdoor and nature summer camps in Columbia, SC? There’s no better place for kids to spend the summer than exploring nature under a big blue sky. So, check out this list of nature summer camps near Columbia, SC.

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Camp Discovery

| 208 Claude Bundrick Road, Blythewood, SC

Full day and pop-up camps for kids ages 6 to 12 years-old. Kids will learn to be good stewards of nature along with fun stem activities, games, ropes course and more.

Girl Scouts of South Carolina Mountains to Midlands

1.800.849.GIRL

Girls Scouts of South Carolina Mountains to Midlands is offering several summer camps for girls. Girls entering 1st-5th grades are invited to the Day Camp at The Cathy Novinger Girl Scout Leadership Center in Columbia.

Camp Chatuga

864.638.3728 | 291 Camp Chatuga Rd., Mountain Rest, SC

Camp Chatuga is a traditional overnight summer camp for children ages 6 to 16 years old. Camp lengths vary from 1-r weeks. Activities include horseback riding, water-skiing, BMX bikes, arts and crafts, archery, animal care, and so much more! Camps are full as of April 12, 2022; however you can contact Camp Chatuga to join the Waiting List.

Columbia Sailing Club

803.764.6065 | 292 Shuler Road, Columbia, SC

Columbia Sailing Club hosts multiple Sailing Summer Camps for ages 4-17. The variety of classes accounts for all skill levels, and you don’t have to own a boat or be a club member in order to register. The camps are full-day programs (9 am – 5 pm).

Pony Gang

803.374.5055 | 223 Hennesy Lane, Hopkins, SC

Pong Gang offers equestrian classes year-round. Classes offered include Western riding, English/Hunter, Equestrian Vaulting, and a Tiny Tots class.

Summer Camp: Pony Gang is a private residential and day camp for girls ages 7-15 years old. The camp is focused on helping girls build self-confidence, self-awareness, and self-acceptance. Campers will spend lots of time outside. No horse experience is necessary. There are limited spots available so be sure to register quickly. There’s also an overnight option.

South Carolina Waterfowl Association

803.825.7970 | 8444 Old River Road, Pinewood, SC

The South Carolina Waterfowl Association’s Camp Woodie offers weeklong, overnight summer camps for ages 7-11 and 12-16. Activities include hunter safety training, five stand sporting clays, incoming and away skeet ranges, archery, and more.

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