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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.   .

Find Outdoor Adventure Summer Camps  here, or download a  flyer.
Fall 2017 programs now open for registration for TNC Members and will be available August 2 for everyone else.

 

  Family Adventures

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Blake Island Family Paddle
Ages 7 and up, $40.00 + tax/person, $36.00 + tax/TNC member
Paddle to Blake Island Marine State Park. Enjoy the views of the Seattle skyline and marine wildlife on this beautiful excursion. Pre-registration required.
84827    July 22          2:00 pm - 5:00 pm        Meet at Southworth Ferry Landing

Boston Harbor Family Paddle
Ages 7 and up, $40.00 + tax/person, $36.00 + tax/TNC member
Launch in quaint Boston Harbor and paddle south past the Dofflemyer Point Lighthouse exploring the South Sound’s Budd Inlet. Pre-registration required.
84830    August 5    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Meet at Boston Harbor Marina

Thea Foss Waterway Family Paddle
Ages 7 and up, $40.00 + tax/person, $36.00 + tax/TNC member
Spend a few hours paddling on the Foss Waterway in downtown Tacoma.  Paddle past the glass museum, marinas, and under the historic 11th street bridge on this urban water adventure.  Pre-registration required.
        Sept. 30     10:00 am - 12:00 pm    Meet at 1930 E D Street

 
  Adults Only Adventure


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Boston Harbor Adult Paddle
Ages 18 and up, $65 + tax/person, $58.50/TNC member
Launch in quaint Boston Harbor and paddle south past the Dofflemyer Point Lighthouse exploring the South Sound’s Budd Inlet.  Pre-registration required.
84834    August 26    12:00pm - 3:00pm    Meet at Boston Harbor Marina

Nisqually Sunset Adult Paddle
Ages 18 and up, $65 + tax/person, $58.50/TNC member
Enjoy an evening paddle through the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge. Check out all kinds of birds, sea life and plants as you paddle. Pre-registration required.
84837    September 16      3:30pm - 6:30pm    Meet at Luhr Beach boat launch
 

  Family Campouts

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Family Campouts at Owen Beach
Ages 3 and up
Join us for three different nights under the stars with your family and friends.  Includes tent space, evening snack, evening program, kids crafts, games and a sunrise breakfast.  You will need to bring a tent, sleeping bag, toiletries, flashlight, camp chairs, and any other camping equipment you may need. Pre-registration required.

4 Person Tent Space (8’X8’) $50
84676    7/28-7/29     Fri- Sat 7pm-9am
84677    8/18-8/19      Fri-Sat 7pm-9am

6 Person Tent Space (10’x10’) $75
84681     7/28-7/29     Fri- Sat 7pm-9am
84683    8/18-8/19      Fri-Sat 7pm-9am

8 Person Tent Space (12’x12’) $100
84686     7/28-7/29     Fri- Sat 7pm-9am
84688     8/18-8/19      Fri-Sat 7pm-9am

For more information visit www.metroparkstacoma.org/campout

 

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


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