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Tumwater Trippin' Teen Camp

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Tumwater Trippin’ Teen Camp

Join Tumwater Parks and Recreation for Tumwater Trippin’, a summer teen camp for ages 12-17. The camp runs 4 days per week, Monday through Thursday, and will be packed full of awesomeness and adventure! From our base camp at Peter G. Schmidt Elementary, we will journey to new places around the South Sound and beyond. Participants will need to bring a sack lunch and snacks; a water bottle and backpack are also recommended. Registration opens Friday, March 13. Online registration is available.

 Days/Dates:  Monday - Thursday, June 22 - August 20
 Time:  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (extended care available upon request)
 Meeting Location:  Peter G. Schmidt Elementary, 237 Dennis St SE, Tumwater WA 98501
 Ages:  12 - 17
 Min/Max:  6/13
 Fee:  $150/week unless otherwise noted*; $25 Administration Fee

Registration opens Friday, March 13. Online registration is now available! 

For in-person/by-mail registrations, download the Registration Form and Information Packet above or contact Tumwater Parks & Recreation for more information: (360) 754-4160. 

 Field Trip Schedule - Campers depart at 9:00 a.m. and return by 4:00 p.m.
 Week 1 (June 22-25)  Tukwila Family Fun Center, Bowling, Auburn Rock Wall, Wild Waves
 Week 2 (June 29-July 2):  Fort Nisqually,Exit Puzzles Escape Room, Laser Tag, Farmers Market, Stewart Heights Water Park
 Week 3 (July 6 - 9):  Kent Valley Ice Skating Rink, NW Trek, Olympic Club Movie, Rollerdrome, Kandle Water Park
 Week 4 (July 13 - 16):  Exploring Lacey parks, Cirque rock climbing, Skateland, Great Wolf Lodge, Lakefair
 Week 5* (July 21 - 24):  Camp Cascadia: Camp Cascades overnight trip (Tues - Fri, fee is $315)
 Week 6 (July 27 - 30):  Sprinker Ice Rink, Hiking at Snoqualmie Falls, Thurston County Fair & Long Lake, Wild Waves
 Week 7 (Aug 3 - 6):  Movie and Bowling, Pt. Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Museum of Glass, Shaw Aquatic Center
 Week 8 (August 10 - 13)  Go-Carting, Tacoma Rainiers game, Ocean Shores, Stewart Heights Water Park
 Week 9 (August 17 - 20)  DEFY Air Sports Park, Lewis County Fair, Wild Waves, End of Summer BBQ & Campers' Choice

Registration Location and Contact Information:

In-person registrations are accepted at Tumwater Parks & Recreation (within Tumwater City Hall), 555 Israel Rd SW, Tumwater WA 98501. Registrations may be submitted by fax to (360) 754-4166. Any questions may be directed to (360) 754-4160.