Junior Geologist Summer Day Camp


In our Junior Geologist summer day camp program, kids learn all about geology and physical science through hands-on outdoor activities. Junior Geologists will explore and discover the natural world around them, with projects, games, and short hikes in Kendrick Lake Park in Lakewood, CO. At the end of the 5-day camp, kids will earn their badge as a full-fledged Junior Geologist!

Recommended for ages 8 - 12.

2020 Camp Dates Coming Soon!

9 am - 12 pm

Registration Cost: $175

Camp Syllabus

Monday: Rocks and Minerals

Tuesday: Dinosaurs and Fossils

Wednesday: Gold Prospecting

Thursday: Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Friday: The Solar System

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Reviews From the 2019 Camp:

"My 8-year-old absolutely loved the geology camp this summer! Lessons were packed with information and activity, and my daughter couldn't wait to tell me what she did each day. She looks forward to participating again next summer!" - Amy

"Two of our kiddos attended geology camp with Dr. Rox. They had a great time! We highly recommend it!" -Kerry

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Kendrick Lake Park

9351 W Jewell Ave

Lakewood, CO 80232


Camp Director

Dr. Roxana Safipour
"Dr. Rox" worked as a science camp teacher with the Youth Science Institute in California for 4 summers during high school and college. While in graduate school, she organized and directed STEM outreach summer camps through the University of Arizona. She is excited to bring her knowledge and teaching skills to Colorado this summer!