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Champ Camp Great Outdoors Champ Camp Great Outdoors

Full-Day Summer Camp at Colorado School of Mines

Welcome to Champ Camp Great Outdoors, a whole new immersive summer experience. We’re elevating day camp to Champion status. Picture a mix of explorations in nature with brainy STEM challenges, fabulous field trips, and games galore! Campers will nurture friendships and unlock hidden talents and even surprise themselves with newfound skills. Get ready—this is where summer magic unfolds. 

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Colorado School of Mines  
1500 Illinois St. 
Golden, CO 80401
AGES: 5–12
CORE CAMP HOURS:  9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
NO-FEE EXTENDED HOURS: (included in cost) 
Flexible Drop-off: 7:30–9:00 a.m.
Flexible Pickup: 4:00–5:30 p.m.
DATES: 6/3–8/2 (Join us for one week or all weeks.) 
COST: $400 (includes lunch and snacks)  

Only at Colorado School of Mines Champ Camp

  • State-of-the-Art Sports
    Play sand volleyball, horseshoes, and kayak, then enjoy a picnic, walk, and a playground at Lions Park and Beverly Heights Park. 
  • Make a Splash 
    Go white water rafting and swimming at Clear Creek Trail. 
  • Outdoor Adventures
    Walk a one-mile loop at the Triceratops Trailhead. 
  • Natural Beauty
    Explore Clear Creek, this tributary of the South Platte River flows from the Rocky Mountains to the Colorado Eastern Plains. 
  • Unique Access
    Discover more than 2,000 items displayed, have a scavenger hunt, and take a guided tour—all at the Mines Museum of Earth Science. 

What would camp be like without field trips? 

You don’t even have to know! With so many local options to choose from, campers get to switch it up on the regular. 
small star Rockwall climbing 
small star Aquatic center  
small star Museum 
small star Zoo 
small star Botanical gardens 
small star Hiking trails 
And more! * 



QUESTIONS? Contact us at or 1-800-246-2154, press 3.
*Field trips vary by location. Specific details may be found on the WEEK-BY-WEEK flyer!