Registration is CLOSED for all weeks. Please fill out this form if you would like to be added to a camp interest list for next year.
If you have already registered and still need to pay your camp fee, please email Melinda Lequin, firstname.lastname@example.org
Investigate a local stream’s water quality by looking for aquatic insects. Build your own watershed model and find out how human activities impact the river. Create river-inspired art and poetry. Volunteer for our Clean Stream Team. And of course, explore the river by kayak, canoe, raft, or tube!
At our summer camp we are…
Ecologists: we learn about clean water and collect macroinvertebrates to detect pollution
Naturalists: we take time daily to sketch and write in our nature notebooks
Adventurers: we raft and swim and hike throughout the watershed
Wildlife biologists: we explore places like the Pisgah Education Center, Fish Hatchery and the UNCA Botanical Gardens
Environmental stewards: we discuss soil erosion and invasive species and help restore habitat
WANT TO JOIN US?
Session 1: June 12-16 rising 3rd-5th graders
Session 2: June 19-23 rising 3rd-5th graders
Session 3: June 26-30 rising 5th-8th graders
Session 4: July 10-14 rising 5th-8th graders
Interested in working with RiverLink this summer? Click here for information on being a camp counselor!
RiverLink’s Summer Camp program is coordinated by Education Coordinator Micaela Hyams. Micaela holds a B.S. in Environmental Science and Political Science from the University of Oregon. Micaela developed and facilitated a place-based environmental education curriculum for 6th through 8th grade students, and continues teaching watershed education lessons at RiverLink. Her summer camp experience includes day and overnight camps as a child and serving as trips director at Kingsley Pines Camp. Micaela is a certified Wilderness First Responder through NOLS WMI.
For more information about RiverLink’s French Broad RiverCamp program, contact Micaela at 828-252-8474, ext. 18, or via email at email@example.com.
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