Youth Programs

Summer Camps

Get to know Seward Park in ways you never imagined!
Youth Programs

Summer Camps

Get to know Seward Park in ways you never imagined!


Come explore the natural world with Seward Park Audubon Center Nature Camps. The park, located in the Rainier Valley, spans 277 acres including the city's largest stand of old-growth trees, 2.5 miles of shoreline, two playgrounds, miles of nature trails, and a lifeguarded swimming beach. Kids get to explore the ancient forest and shores while learning about birds, art, native plants, wilderness skills, or just playing and having adventures!

We offer two themed camps for summer 2020. Camps meet each day from 9 AM - 3 PM and are offered to youth ages 6-9. Scroll down for camp descriptions and our summer schedule. 

Wilderness Skills

Learn the wild ways of the woods! On this daring adventure, we’ll practice the art of wilderness survival and awareness of our surroundings as we build shelters, forage berries, explore knots and navigation, play wild games of camouflage, and hike deep into the woods tracking mysterious creatures big and small. Are you ready for the call of the wild?

Registration is now open 

Birding Friends

Have you heard the bird’s the word? We’ll get to know the beautiful winged creatures of the forests and shores of Seward Park on this fanciful flight. Armed with binoculars, we’ll prowl deep into the forest on a hunt for owls, gaze at the dance of the eagles, perfect our senses, sing like songbirds, and build our very own nests. Come fly with us on this magnificent journey!

Registration is now open 


$350 for full-week of camp


Wild Birds Unlimited believes in our mission to provide fun, outdoor learning oppotunities for youth. Wild Birds Unlimited have made available a limited number of scholarships to families in need on a first come, first serve basis. Download our scholarship application and submit to or mail to 5902 Lake Washington Blvd S.

Summer 2020 Camp Schedule

July 6 - July 10 Wilderness Skills Camp
July 13 - July 17 Birding Camp
July 20 - July 24 Wilderness Skills Camp
July 27 - July 31 Wilderness Skills Camp
August 10 - August 14 Wilderness Skills Camp
August 17 - August 21 Birding Camp
August 24 - August 28 Wilderness Skills Camp

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