Family Adventures

Family Programs at Olympic National Park

Learn and connect with your family during an educational, fun, and relaxing experience in Washington’s most ecologically diverse national park.

NatureBridge at Olympic
111 Barnes Point Road
Port Angeles, WA 98363
360-928-3720
olympic@naturebridge.org

Connect with your family and the national park by participating in our family programs. Program activities and content will be geared towards students 4-12 years old. Families with children of other ages are welcome to attend the program and engage in the activities that are provided. 
 

 

Watershed Wisdom

May 26-28, 2018
$200 Adults / $150 Children (5-17 years old) / $0 Children (0-4 years old)

Unleash your inner scientist as you and your family make up a research team to explore the dynamic Lake Crescent watershed. Discover the interconnections between land, water, and life! Learn about and use real scientific tools to assess the health of Barnes Creek. Examine river formations in our River Room, hike to Marymere Falls, or canoe the shores of Lake Crescent. At the end of the day, evening program options include investigation of Lake Crescent natural resources in our campus library, animal adaptations lesson in the Skins and Skulls Lab, or take time to rest and relax by a fire.

Program activities and content will be geared towards students 4-12 years old. Families with children of other ages are welcome to attend the program and engage in the activities that are provided.

Tuition includes meals, lodging, and all educational experiences.

Find answers to frequently asked questions at FAQs.

 

Summer Family Getaway 2018

August 13-17, 2018
$400 Adults / $300 Children (5-17 years old) / FREE Children (0-4 years old)

Connect and learn with your family while exploring the lakes, forests, rivers, beaches, and trails of Washington’s most ecologically diverse national park. NatureBridge's campus on Lake Crescent will serve as your basecamp for exploring Olympic National Park. Relax lake-side on the historic grounds of the Rosemary Inn, canoe on glacially-carved Lake Crescent, and explore the old growth forest around Barnes Point. Our professional educators lead these campus explorations and accompany you on one field trip to Hurricane Ridge, the coast, or the Elwha River. Stretch and strengthen your body during our morning and afternoon yoga sessions led by a family-friendly yoga instructor.

Program activities and content will be geared towards students 4-12 years old. Families with children of other ages are welcome to attend the program and engage in the activities that are provided.

Tuition includes meals, lodging, and all educational experiences.

 

Build Your Own Family Getaway

Connect and learn with your family while exploring the lakes, forests, rivers, beaches, and trails of Washington’s most ecologically diverse national park. NatureBridge's campus on Lake Crescent will serve as your basecamp for exploring Olympic National Park. Relax lake-side on the historic grounds of the Rosemary Inn, canoe on glacially-carved Lake Crescent, or explore the old growth forest around Barnes Point. Our skilled educators will support your explorations. Put together a group of 12-30 kids and adults and work with us to create a custom program using our staff of experienced naturalists to support your explorations of Olympic National Park. Contact us to discuss dates, pricing, and available activities.

 

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds are given 30 days or more before the program. 50% refunds are given between 14 and 29 days before the program. No refunds are available within two weeks of the program start date.

Questions? Please review our frequently asked questions for answers to common inquiries. If you have other questions, please contact Sam Drucker.

 

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