Outdoor Pursuits Adventure Programs

Get ready to explore nature, learn new skills, and have a lot of fun in Play Pensacola Parks and Recreation’s Outdoor Pursuits Adventure Programs. We offer a wide variety of outdoor adventures ranging from summer camps and one day skills clinics in archery, camping, fishing, and paddle sports to wilderness survival training and everything in between.  


Contact

Paul Pipes, Outdoor Pursuits & Volunteer Coordinator
O (850) 436-5692
C (850) 516-9382
ppipes@cityofpensacola.com

Summer Outdoor SPECIALTY Camps

Location: Bayview Community Resource Center                                                                                                                                                           2001 E. Lloyd Street, Pensacola, FL 32503

Camp hours: Mon-Thurs 8:00 am - 4:00 pm (4:30 for clean up and late pickups), Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm (Fish Fry Noon - 1 pm)                  Fish Fry applies to Beg. and Adv. Fishing Camps

Registration is available online only and will begin February 16, 2021 (Spring Break) and April 1, 2021 (Summer). Download our Child Registration Packet and 2021 Outdoor Camp Parent Guide

Click here to register

Beginning Fishing Camp - Learn to fish, identify species and enjoy the outdoors. Each child will receive a tackle box and fishing pole at the end of camp.                                                                                   

Ages 7-14                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Fees: $140 City Resident / $150 Non-Resident

Dates                    Activity #                 Notes

June  7-11            404049-75                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

Advanced Fishing Camp - If your child already knows how to fish and wants to learn places around town to fish, this is the camp for them! Charter boat trip on Thursday!                                                                                      

Ages 8-15                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Fees: $265 City Resident / $275 Non-Resident

Dates                    Activity #                 Notes

June 14-18            404049-78                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

June 21-25            404049-79                 Registration opens April 5, 2021


Kayak/SUP Camp - Your child will learn the fundamentals of kayaking and stand-up paddleboard (SUP), first in a pool then out on the open water. River trip on Thursday. 

Ages 9-15                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Fees: $140 City Resident / $150 Non-Resident

Dates                     Activity #                 Notes

June 28 - July 2      404049-80                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

July 5-9                   404049-81                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

Outdoor Adventure Camp - This is one of those camps your child will talk about for years! They will have fun learning about kayaking, fishing, hiking, rock climbing, archery, and environmental stewardship.  

Ages 8-15                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Fees: $140 City Resident / $150 Non-Resident

Dates                     Activity #                  Notes

July 12-16              404049-82                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

July 19-23              404049-83                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

July 26-30              404049-84                 Registration opens April 5, 2021

The Play Pensacola Outdoor Pursuits Adventure Program would like to give a special thank you to its sponsors. These organizations help us deliver enriching programs to Pensacola families year after year though their generosity and pursuit to empower and educate youth on outdoor conversation.  

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