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Summer Day Camp 2023 registration opens April 1, 2023.

Summer Day Camp

Join us for a day, week, or a whole summer of fun! Mountain Top Explorium has been offering engaging and creative content in our Summer Day Camp program since 2002. 

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Summer Camp Information

Hours

June 5, 2023 - August 18, 2023

Monday – Friday: 8:00* am – 6:00 pm.

Drop off from 8 - 9:30a. Pick up from 4 - 6p.

Day Camp Location

555 South Park Avenue

Breckenridge, CO 80424

(In the Village at Breckenridge 7-14 Ski School facility, front door faces Maggie Pond)

 

Rates

Local: $50/day |  $220 for M-F

Guest: $90/day  |  $75 multi-day rate* 

*Guests who sign up for 5 or more days

How to Register 

We have moved all registration online starting with Summer Camp 2023. CampDoc will be your hub for all things regarding our Summer Day Camp including registration, billing, and paperwork.

 

CampDoc software coming soon!

Please check back in mid-March for instructions on how to register!

 

Eligibility for Summer 2022

All children ages 5* - 12 welcome

*4 year olds welcome who are attending Kindergarten in the Fall 2023 and turn 5 before October 15, 2023​

Scholarships Available 

  • Mountain Top Explorium is dedicated to supporting our families in financial need. We are accepting applications on a rolling basis. We encourage all families with demonstrated financial need to apply.

2023 Field Trips

TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON

View and register for MTE's field trips.

ALWAYS self confirm you child(ren) are registered for camp on the field trip day.

2022 Summer Camp Themes:

Camp themes for 2023 will be announced in March 2023. 

Each camp week is based on an exciting theme that offers children opportunities to be creative, inquisitive, and adventurous. Join us for one day, one week, or the whole summer!

 

June 2, 3 | Ready, Set, SUMMER!

Half this week squirming out of school and the other half getting the wiggles out with Mountain Top Explorium. We are  jumping right in with some of our 20 year tested camp favorites! 

YES THAT’S RIGHT, Mountain Top Summer Day Camp is 20 years old this summer!

June 6 - 10 | Wizards and Magic

“Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”― Roald Dahl 

Fizzing, foaming, frothing and flashy mysterious hands-on science and engineering activities that tie in with stories about wizards and magic will leave Merlin and Potter wishing they were at summer camp.

 

June 13 - 17 | The Explorium Theater

Step into the spotlight, create a radio show, be a movie star, create the props or direct the puppets. Create your own product and make a commercial and put on a 5 star production. Let your on-stage and behind-the-scenes talents shine at Mountain Top Explorium Camp.

 

June 20 - 24 | Wild on Wildlife

Jungle, Desert, Wetlands, Tundra, Savanna, Tropical Rainforest, Arctic, Coral Reef, Grasslands, Mountains, Rivers & Streams, Brackish Waters, Vents, Cost, Lakes & Ponds how long does the list go on. Let’s discover animal habitats from around the world and get wild on wildlife.

 

June 27 - July 1st | Space Exploration

Interstellar spaces are available to explore with at the Explorium! Be ready to think outside the box designing space suits and lunar stations as we dive into our Mission to the Moon. Just be sure to watch out for asteroids, shooting stars, and satellites!

July 5 - 8 | Blast in the Past

Travel through time to see what your ancestors experienced! Discover some of the unique jobs people in the past had to do and the skills they needed in order to explore new lands, win battles or make amazing breakthroughs in science. 

*Closed on July 4th in observance of Independence Day

 

July 11 - 15 | Rainbow Rama

What’s In Black? All the colors of the rainbow! Projects with primary colors to crazy bright tie dye, and taking apart the rainbow.  Learn about the spectrum, how to capture light and create some colorful works of art in this creative week.

July 18 - 22 | Mad Mountain Science

Come step into the world of science!  We’ll be experimenting with molecule machines, vortex generators, powerful polymers, flying soda and so much more.  Learn the secrets of dry ice, how to make a screaming balloon and launch potatoes across Maggie Pond.

 

July 25 - 29 | Sky is the Limit

Let your imagination take flight. Design paper airplanes and rockets. Make kites fly and hot air balloons soar. Learn about the power of solar energy. Only the sky's the limit during this week in the air!

August 1 - 5 | Fun and Fitness

Join us for a puzzling, exciting and fun week of competition. Become a contestant on a game show, play a sport you’re an expert at and learn a new one, all while being the best teammate you can. It’s fun and fitness all week long.

 

August 8 - 12 | H2o Zone 

 Splish Splash into a week full of water. Learn the properties of water, create an original watercolor painting, and sink a submarine. Spend a day on the "beach", design a boat, make a fish print and prepare to get wet!

 

August 15 - 19 | Becoming the Storyteller

Dive into a world that you create with your friends. Bring your imagination to camp as we recreate classic stories as well as write a tale with Mountain Top Explorium original story. We will teach you how to use story cubes, stones, stickers and more!

Summit County Schools 1st -5th grade begins August 18,2022. 
Kindergarten begins August 22, 2022.

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