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.  


Paul Pipes, Outdoor Pursuits & Volunteer Coordinator
O (850) 436-5692
C (850) 516-9382

PROGRAMMING NOTE: We are in the process of determining if these camps will take place this summer. Please check back for updates or email Paul Pipes at ppipes@cityofpensacola.com.

Summer Outdoor Camps

Location: Sanders Beach Corinne Jones Resource Center
Fees: $130 City resident / $140 non resident
Camp hours: Mon-Thurs 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Friday 8:00 am-1:00 pm with Family Fish Fry 12:00-1:00 pm
Registration will begin April 1, 2020 and is only available online. Click here to register.

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! Each child will receive a tackle box and fishing pole at the end of camp. Ages 8-15

Dates               Activity #                 Notes

June 15-19        404049-16                 Registration opens April 1, 2020.

SUP/Kayak Camp - Your child will learn the fundamentals of stand up paddle board and kayaking, first in a pool then out on the open water. River trip on Thursday. Ages 9-16

Dates               Activity #                 Notes

June 22-26       404049-17                  Registration opens April 1, 2020.

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. 

Dates               Activity #                 Notes

July 6-10          404049-18                Registration opens April 1, 2020.

July 13-17        404049-19                Registration opens April 1, 2020. 

July 20-24        404049-20                Registration opens April 1, 2020.

July 27-31        404049-21                Registration opens April 1, 2020.

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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