EcoVentures Summer Day Camp in Cape May

EcoVentures Adventures Summer Day Camp in Cape May NJ and Wildwood Crest

Fun Things to Do with Kids in Cape May NJ this summer. This new and exciting Ecoventure Adventure Summer Cape in Cape May led by a staff of trained naturalists offers fun, in an environmentally focused day camp program that incorporates science, nature, and outdoor adventures in Cape May and Wildwood Crest.

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Each child can experience a summer vacation like never before! Whether you live in the Cape May County area or you’re visiting the shore on vacation, EcoVentures offers daily outdoor adventures for boys and girls, ages 5-13. Camp takes place from 10am to 4pm, Monday-Friday at participating hotels and resorts, and gives children the opportunity to experience beachside activities like fishing, skim boarding, snorkeling, and more, all while learning about marine biology and the environment.

Each day’s camp focuses on a  theme, one which incorporates a physical component think bodyboarding, snorkeling, skimboarding, and local fishing field trips.

girl fishing sized Cape May Lady Fishing Eco VenturesUsing our hands-on approach to teach nature-based adventure activities, our dedicated camp instructors harness children’s curiosity and investigative minds to inspire them while having the time of their lives. We incorporate environmental education into every aspect of our programs: campers learn about tidal movements and waves during skim and body boarding lessons; identify fish and shellfish species, as well as their local significance, while snorkeling; and learn about beach erosion and dynamic food webs while on beach walks.

 EcoVentures Cape May Adventure Camp Schedule 2013

June 17, 2013 – August 30, 2013:   Camp takes place Mondays-Friday 10 AM-4PM

(Fri 7:15 AM-12:15PM at the Cape May Lady)

Details below for Ecoventures Camp in Cape May at the Grand Hotel

  • Monday – Body boarding Day:  – Lab room group introductions, Campers make shark tooth necklaces, Body boarding lessons at the beach, Pizza lunch, Body boarding tips and dolphin spotting, Body boarding the waves of the shallow ocean
  • Tuesday- Marine Biology Day:– Lab room group introductions, Fish printing and marine biology, Snorkeling lessons at the pool, Pizza lunch, Fish facts and dolphin spotting, Snorkeling for shells and bio facts in the shallow ocean, Bodysurfing lessons
  • Wednesday-Skim boarding Day:-Lab room group introductions,Tie dye bandana creation, Skim boarding lessons on the sand, Pizza lunch, Skim board tips and dolphin spotting, Skim boarding along the water’s edge with instructors.
  • Thursday-Beach Fun Day:  Campers have a day of beach activities, Make your own surfer bracelet, Skim and Body boarding lessons,Pizza lunch,Trivia and dolphin spotting, Skim and body boarding in the ocean.
  • Friday -Fishing Field Trip:Camp meets directly at the boat dock,Deep sea fishing aboard the Cape May Lady, Catch flounder, seabass, croakers and more, Families are welcome to join the camp, Learn about the ocean environment from real scientists.

Cost – $70 for individual days –  $195 for 3-day registrations  –  $295 for weekly registrations
(must be consecutive days)

Camp Hours– 10am – 4pm, Except on Fridays when camp hours are 7:15am-12:15pm* Camp does not meet at the hotel on Fridays. See details below for hours and location

How to Sign Up – Join EcoVentures Adventure Camp at The Grand Hotel and experience the best kids activities in Cape May! Sign up for our ocean-themed beach programs by registering directly online here.

( Online registrations can take up to one full business day to process. If you are registering for camp AFTER 5pm the day before your selected start date, and do not receive a confirmation email by 8am the morning of camp, please pick up registration forms at the front desk of the hotel and bring the completed forms with you to camp.

Where to Meet & Pick Up – Campers meet in the EcoVentures base camp room, just past the front desk on the right* at the Grand Hotel in Cape May NJ 1045 Beach Ave Cape May NJ 08204

What to Bring: Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for information

Frequently Asked Questions: A cheese pizza lunch is provided each day (with the exception of Friday) and we provide water throughout the day. Campers need to wear a bathing suit (except on Friday), and bring a beach towel and suntan lotion. Please visit the frequently Asked Questions page for more information. We strongly suggest that you sign up early to reserve your space!

How to Sign Up – Join EcoVentures Adventure Camp at The Grand Hotel and experience the best kid’s activities in Cape May! Sign up for our ocean-themed beach programs by registering directly online here.

(Online registrations can take up to one full business day to process. If you are registering for camp AFTER 5pm the day before your selected start date, and do not receive a confirmation email by 8am the morning of camp, please pick up registration forms at the front desk of the hotel and bring the completed forms with you to camp.)
For more information about EcoVentures Adventure Camp, click on any of the links above or contact us today at 609.742.5656

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EcoVentures Adventure Camp Locations

EcoVentures Adventure Camp is open to all children whether they’re staying at the hotel or not.

  • The Grand Hotel in Cape May       1045 Beach Ave Cape May NJ 08204
  • El Coronado 8501 Atlantic Avenue  Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260


These camps are the perfect opportunity for everyone in the whole family to enjoy their summer juvenile horseshoe ecoventures cape may NJvacation. While the kids are busy at camp snorkeling, body boarding, and having a blast with other campers, parents are free to enjoy a peaceful day of their own! Through our partnerships with local hotels, activity centers, and other vendors, parents are eligible to receive special discounts at select vendors. These promotions can be used to save money at restaurants, retail stores, dolphin and whale watchers, and many other services during your vacation.

Experience a hands-on science lesson that is far from the ordinary! Designed by our team of scientists and adventurers, our school programs offer an incredible variety of hands-on activities for all ages and can be customized to meet individual and group needs

 field study ecoventures cape may NJ From school programs that align with the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards and National Science Benchmarks, to hands-on STEM curricula, we offer a wide variety of programs to meet your group’s specific needs and current classroom topics. From dissections and biological lessons, to floating classrooms, kayak tours, and field study programs, we open new doors for you and your students. Follow the links to learn more and choose the program that’s best for your group.



Delaware Bay Lighthouse Adventure May 18

See the Lighthouses of the Delaware Bay while we inform you about the history of each of these distinctive and unique light houses that can only be seen from the water. Includes Cold Buffet and Breakfast.

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To aid ships sailing the treacherous mid-channel of Delaware Bay, a series of lighthouses were constructed in the 19th Century and the early 20th Century. Most of these lighthouses are still operating. All are automated. They stand on pedestals surrounded by water out of sight of land.

Delaware Bay Lighthouse Adventure: Come aboard the Cape May Whale Watcher or the Spirit of Cape May to view and photograph historic lighthouses of the late 19th and early part of the 20th centuries. Most of these lighthouses stand on pedestals out of sight of land and are still operational. Each cruise includes narration on Delaware Bay lore and legend, with information on fishing, spawning grounds and more. Includes complimentary continental breakfast in the morning and a lavish buffet lunch. A cash bar is available. Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets $99. Sponsored by the Cape May Whale Watcher and the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit

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If you are planning a Visit to Cape May, we’ve put together the most popular local outdoor events in Cape May to enjoy during your Vacation. Daily adventure excursions include Cape May Whale Watching, outdoor exhilarating outdoor water sports or a quiet kayak ride on the serene backwaters, we have the event package that your family wants, to get the most enjoyment of your vacation time. If you are looking for that special event or outdoor excursions in Cape May, check out our event offerings today.

Whether you are visiting Cape May for the first time or have lived here all your life, there are plenty of exciting or relaxing things to do in Cape May. Cape May prides itself on having the best Water sports and Outdoor attractions. Working with the expertise of the local Captains, we have put together the five most action oriented Water Sports excursions in Cape May. Expect to get wet, get lifted up to 500 feet in the air, experience 180 degree turns or view dolphin schools or whales off shore. This is the only way to create your own personal unforgettable vacation memories in Cape May.

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Our boats fill fast, so book your flight at the beginning of your vacation. Weather almost always plays a part in our daily operations. If weather-related rescheduling is necessary, our staff will make every effort to accommodate you during your vacation. The shore’s natural high is a phone call away. It’s a wonderful, safe and fun experience for the whole family. Go ahead and make a reservation on-line today!