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Outdoor Adventures

The Outdoor Adventures program is now part of Tacoma Nature Center!

Please note that all trip withdrawals must be made prior to 48 hours before the trip to be eligible for a refund.    

  Family Adventures
THESE PROGRAMS CAN ONLY BE ACCESSED OVER THR PHONE OR IN PERSON DUE TO THE PRICING STRUCTURE. CALL 253-591-6439.

FAMILY SNOW PLAY DAYS
Ages 2 and up, $40+tax/family of four, $9+tax/additional family members
TNC Members: $36+tax/family of four, $8.10+tax/additional family members
Have fun sledding, snowshoeing or just playing while making new friends on Mt. Rainier! Please Bring your own snow toys. Pre-registration by 3:00pm the Friday before is required.
January 14          9:00am - 4:00pm        Meet at the Tacoma Nature Center
February 11        9:00am - 4:00pm        Meet at the STAR Center
March 4              9:00am - 4:00pm        Meet at the People's Center

FAMILY SNOWSHOE HIKES
Ages 7 and up, $30/person, TNC Member $27/person
Bundle up the kids for a day of playing in the snow and an introduction to snowshoeing.  Dress for cold weather, wear sturdy boots and bring water and a sack lunch.
Pre-registration by 3:00pm the Friday before is required.
January 28          9:00am - 4:00pm        Meet at the Tacoma Nature Center
March 25             9:00am - 4:00pm        Meet at the Tacoma Nature Center

  Family Campouts

Family campouts will return in the Summer of 2017. Information will be posted here in the Spring!

  Spring Break Camp


OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SPRING BREAK CAMP
Ages 10 - 14, $235/participant, $211.50/TNC Member
Join us for a week of fun outside. Camp includes hiking, kayaking, fishing, and canoeing. All equipment and transportation provided. Participants provide their own lunch and snacks. Pre-registration required. Camp meets at Titlow Lodge.
April 3 - 7        9:00am - 4:00pm

   Homeschool Adventures

HOMESCHOOL OUTDOOR ADVENTURE TRIPS
Ages 10 - 15, $25 + tax/participant, $22.50 + tax/TNC Member
Take what you are learning in the classroom and apply it outside. These trips are geared toward students enrolled in homeschool science at the Tacoma Nature Center and will follow the theme of the curriculum each month. Trips may include rock climbing, hiking, kayaking, etc, and will occur once a month on Wednesdays. Times and locations will vary depending on the activity. All trips leave from the Tacoma Nature Center. Transportation and all equipment provided. Pre-registration required. 
Oct. 26, 1-3:30
Energy of the Tides - Kayaking on the Foss Waterway      82631
Nov. 16, 1-3:30
Movement of Water - Swan Creek Hike                              82632
Dec. 14, 9:30-12:30
The Impacts of Our Towns & Cities on Water                     82633
Trip to the Wet Sceince Center in Olympia

  Adults Only Adventure

ADULT SNOWSHOE HIKES
Ages 18 and up, $65/participant. $58.50/TNC Member
Join us for an exhilarating easy to moderate hike while basking in the mountains winter beauty.  No experience necessary transportation and snowshoes provided.  Pack a lunch, snacks and water. Pre-registration by the Friday before at 3:00pm is required.
January 7          9:00am - 4:00pm      Meet at the Tacoma Nature Center
February 4        9:00am - 4:00pm      Meet at the STAR Center
March 18          9:00am - 4:00pm      Meet at the People's Center

 

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Contact Us
(253) 320-1111(253) 320-1111
kylec@tacomaparks.com


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