Winter Festival Family Programs

Family Programs

The Third Annual Winter Wilderness Festival at Camp Denison – CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER

Important Information

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO THE PREDICTED SNOW STORM! 

Where: Camp Denison, 84 Nelson St., Georgetown

When: January 29, 2022; 10am-2pm

Who: Recommended for ages 4 and up (but everyone is welcome)

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO THE PREDICTED SNOW STORM

Join North Shore Nature Program for a fun-filled day of winter activities!

Our Annual Winter Wilderness Festival highlights the best of the winter season. Take a guided hike through the trails of Camp Denison and learn about animal tracks and winter adaptations. Try your hand at building a shelter out of branches and leaves. Or learn how to start a fire without matches! Learn how to safely whittle and carve! This is a FREE event and will provide fun and entertainment for the entire family.

 

Outdoor activities:

Sledding and ice skating (snow and ice permitting) – please BYO sleds/skates

Shelter building “competition”

Naturalist-guided tracking hikes

Ice fishing demonstrations on Baldpate Pond (ice permitting)

Primitive fire building tutorials

Scavenger hunt

Crafts

S’mores by the fire

Notes:

  • Currently the Georgetown Board of Health has posted a mask mandate for all communal indoor spaces. Therefore masks will be required for all indoor activities.
  • If you are interested in attending, please fill out the form below. This does not bind you to attend, but gives us a better idea of how many people to expect.
  • While this is a free event, North Shore Nature Programs will be accepting donations towards our camp scholarship program.

Please fill out the form below to sign up for Winter Festival program.