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Family Campouts


We’re opening up Owen Beach for camping this summer! Join us for three Friday nights under the stars with your family and friends.
  • July 13
  • July 27
  • August 25

This unique experience also includes tent space, evening snack, crafts, Ranger-led activity and a sunrise breakfast! You will need to bring tent, sleeping bag, toiletries, camp chair, flashlight, bug spray. Please leave your pets at home.

7:00-8:30 pm     Check-in, tent set-up
8:30-9:30 pm     Evening snacks, Ranger-led activity
9:30-11:00 pm   Games, free time to explore
11:00 pm            Lights out!
6:00-8:00 am     Sunrise Breakfasst, tent breakdown
8:30 am              Load out

$50 for 4 person tent space
$75 for a 6 person space
$100 for an 8 person space
Sorry, no member discounts or financial assistance available.

More Information:
Call Tacoma Nature Center (253) 591-6439
Registration deadline for each campout is 4:00 pm on the Wednesday before the event.
Due to purchasing deadlines, no refunds will be given if withdrawal is not by 3:30 pm the Wednesday before the campout.

See more images of previous Family Campouts!

Put your cursor over the middle of the right side of the image below to view 18 picture slideshow.

Family Campout at Owen Beach 2016