We Can Camp!

2022 Dates: 

  • Saturday, May 7–Sunday, May 8
  • Saturday, May 14–Sunday, May 15
  • Saturday, August 20–Sunday, August 21
  • Saturday, August 27–Sunday, August 28

Hours:
Overnight, Saturday 1 p.m. - Sunday 10 a.m.

Suggested Audience:
All Ages

Tickets:
Advance tickets are required. Registration begins March 7!

  • Guests: $150 per family (up to 6 people)
  • Members: $140 per family (up to 6 people)

Love the idea of camping as a family but don't know where to start?

Join us as you learn basic camping skills, enjoy fun outdoor experiences and spend the night on our grounds in a tent! This program is perfect for first-time campers or anyone looking for a refresher.

We provide all the camping gear you'll need, along with modern restrooms and overnight security.

Safety, Our Top Priority

Safe and fun Activities for the family

Building a tent
Hiking
Group sitting around the campfire
Archery
Activities include:
  • Setting up your campsite, with the assistance of Conner Prairie staff (Conner Prairie will provide a tent with two queen air mattresses. Families will need to bring their own bedding)
  • Archery
  • A guided hike through the North Woods
  • Fishing on the Conner Family pond
  • Workshops:
    • How to plan your own family campout
    • How to use a propane camping stove
    • How to wash dishes while camping
    • How to build a campfire
    • How to break camp and store gear
  • Preparing dinner and breakfast with assistance from staff (Conner Prairie will provide a cook kit and propane stove, families will provide groceries)
  • S'mores around the campfire

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