All zoo camps are at our Wildlife Education center in Bonsall, CA
New zoo camp dates! Jan. 20, Feb. 17 and April 14-18.
Does your child want to be a zoologist?
Jr. Zoologist Camps for Kids 6-13 allow them to participate in hands-on daycamps that give each child a unique, up-close and personal experience with this exciting career.
Your child will spend a day with our staff of biologists, life scientists, animal trainers, and zoo keepers learning about animals from all over the world. Campers will help care for a selection of the 120+ exotic animals that make their home at Wild Wonders. Our educators will also teach the campers about adaptations and survival strategies using fun, interactive games and activities. The camp curriculum adheres to national science standards, and includes interactions and unique animal-encounters with a range of exotic animals relevant to that days topic.
Jr. Zoologist camps are $80 per day. We offer sibling discounts.
Each camp is run by biologists and life scientists and the activities will last from 9:00AM to 1:00PM with a snack break in the middle of the day.
Register early! Each Jr. Zoologist camp session is limited to 10 participants. Sessions with fewer than four students will be canceled. All registration is based on a first-come, first-served basis. Program spots are only secured once payment is received. You may register by phone at (760) 630-9230. No refunds will be given for cancellations made less than 3 days prior to the program.
Looking to get into the Zoology field?
The Zookeeper Mentor Program is a personalized experience for ages 14 and up with a strong interest in learning first hand about a career as a Zookeeper.
You will spend a day at the Wild Wonder’s wildlife center in Bonsall, working side-by-side with professional zookeepers. By participating in the daily diet preparation, training, cleaning, and other animal care tasks, students will gain first-hand experience in animal husbandry, training, and enrichment. In this unique, hands-on program, participants will discover that it takes dedication and hard work to work in the animal field. This is a unique interactive experience geared towards your interest!
The Zookeeper Mentor Program is $150 per day. This is a personalized one on one experience with a mentor. We offer sibling discounts.Please contact us to schedule.