Nature camp gets kids outdoors with science

Posted at 4:46 AM, May 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-20 05:46:42-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve is offering six weeks of O.S.O. Guardians Nature Camp for children ages 5 – 15 this summer from June 11 – August 17! Participants will Observe Science Outdoors by exploring our local environment through nature walks, wildlife activities, games and more!

The camps will run Monday through Friday, from 9am-12pm. Participants will receive a t-shirt, nature journal, water bottle and backpack. Each week, campers will go on a field trip to local sites including Padre Island National Seashore, Texas Sealife Center, and TPWD/CCA Fish Hatchery. For more information, go to or call (361) 826-3311.

REGISTER ONLINE now at (click ‘Register Online’). Registration will remain open until each weekly camp is full. The cost for each camp is $99 per camp, per youth.

O.S.O. Guardians Weekly Camp Schedule:

Animal Neighbors on June 11 – 15 for Ages 5 – 7 (FULL)                                                                

Field Trip to Texas Sealife Center                

Wild Things on July 30 – August 3 for Ages 11 – 15

Field Trip to Texas Sealife Center    


Born to be Wild on June 18 – 22 for Ages 8 – 10

Field Trip to Padre Island National Seashore    


I Spy Wildlife! on August 6 – 10 for Ages 5 – 7

Field Trip to Padre Island National Seashore

Something Fishy on June 25 – 29 for Ages 5 – 7

Field Trip to TPWD/CCA Fish Hatchery  


Fishy Friends on August 13 – 17 for Ages 8 – 10       

Field Trip to TPWD/CCA Fish Hatchery

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing quality, affordable, enrichment programs for all ages and interests. For more information about the wide variety of programs and services offered by the department, visit We invite everyone to Live. Learn. Play!