Adventure Camp

Adventure Camp (grades K-6) is a unique program offered at both the Flint Hills Discovery Center and Sunset Zoo. This popular Day Camp makes learning fun! Camps include hands-on activities like exciting experiments, outdoor excursions, and creative crafts.

Camp Schedule & Registration

Children may be dropped off as early as 7:30 a.m. for each session in which they are enrolled. Pick up for half-day registration is between noon and 12:15 p.m. Pick up for full-day registration is between 5 and 5:30 p.m.

Full day registrants must bring their own sack lunch.

Pre-registration is required.
  • Registration for Fall 2018 programs is open
Pre-register online, by phone at 785-587-2726 or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Calendar & Camp Descriptions

School Year Camps, Fall 2018 - Spring 2019

During the school year, Adventure Camp (grades K-6) is offered at both the Flint Hills Discovery Center and Sunset Zoo. The age of the child attending determines the camp location when offered at both sites. See the Fall 2018 Camp page for more information.

School Year Pricing
 Session  FHDC / Zoo Member Fee  Non-Member Fee
 Full Day, 7:30 AM-5:30 PM
$22 $25
 Half Day, 7:30 AM-12:15 PM
$13 $15

Enroll Your Child on Their Next Adventure


1. Pick a Camp
Choose the appropriate camp from the schedule and class descriptions chart based on grade and season:
  Fall 2018 Calendar 

2. Pre-Register for Each Session
Pre-register online, by phone at 785-587-2726 or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

 3. Fill Out Forms

Complete emergency release and permission forms and return them to the FHDC Education Department on or before your first program of the season. Click here to download forms.

4. Review the Parent Handbook
All parents should read the Adventure Camp Parent Handbook prior to dropping their child off at camp. Parents failing to follow the rules and regulations outlined in this handbook may result in a child’s removal from camp.
  School Year 2018-2019 Handbook

5. Review the Refund Policy
Registrants will receive a full refund if the program is canceled or may be transferred to another class. A full refund is granted if a request to withdraw is received one week (seven days) prior to the start date. A partial refund is granted if requested between one week and at least 48 hours prior to start date. There will be no refund if request is less than 48 hours in advance or if the participant fails to show.