Programs for 10-17 year olds

A strong emphasis on park stewardship and outdoor recreation, activities include hiking, backpacking, kayaking, canoeing, and camping along with trail improvement, survival training, and plant/animal identification. Local history and conservation practices are taught.

For more information, email cypressswamp@co.cal.md.us or call (410) 535-5327.

Most of our volunteer activities are open to teens.

Become a Volunteer!

12/13/2017 8:30 AM • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
12/13/2017 1:00 PM • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
12/18/2017 8:30 AM • Meet at Kings Landing Park, then travel to Blackwater Wildlife Refuge

Check the Calendar for additional programs                                

Programs for 10-17 year olds

01/08/2018 9:30 AM • Kings Landing Park
01/12/2018 10:00 AM • Flag Ponds Nature Park, Lusby, MD
01/13/2018 9:00 AM • Flag Ponds Nature Park
02/10/2018 9:30 AM • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
02/12/2018 9:30 AM • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
03/05/2018 9:30 AM • Flag Ponds Nature Park

Summer Camps

Entering 6th Grade

Mountains to the Bay 7/11-7/15
Nature Photography 7/25-7/29

Entering 7th Grade

Adventure Camp 7/5-7/8
Mountains to the Bay 7/11/7/15

Entering 8th Grade

Adventure Camp 7/5-7/8
Mountains to the Bay 7/11-7/15
Bio Blitz Camp 8/1-8/5

Entering 9th Grade

Adventure Camp 7/5-7/8
Patuxent Paddlers 7/25-7/29
Bio Blitz Camp 8/1-8/5

Entering 10th grade
Patuxent Paddlers 7/25-7/29
Bio Blitz Camp 8/1-8/5
Entering 11 & 12th Grades
Patuxent Paddlers 7/25-7/29


Calvert Nature Society is dedicated to the protection and preservation of Calvert County‚Äôs natural heritage and the creation of an environmentally literate and aware community. We provide opportunities for appreciation and understanding of our natural world through our outreach initiatives and in support of the mission of the Calvert County Natural Resources Division.  The Society is a 501(c)3 organization.

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Mailing address: PO Box 122, Port Republic, MD 20676. info@calvertparks.org
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