Nature Day Camps

Located minutes from downtown Knoxville on 300+ acres of beautiful woodlands with nature trails, a winding creek, mysterious forests, colorful meadows, and numerous interesting ponds, Ijams Nature Center offers a unique setting for our day camps throughout the year for a variety of ages, which now include Spring Break Camp, Summer Nature Adventure Camp, Preschool Summer Camp, and Fall Break Camp.

With our serene surroundings and emphasis on re-connecting children with nature and history, Ijams Nature Day Camps are able to offer a variety of exceptional activities with an amazing staff that love to teach and recreate in the outdoors. It is our goal to grow individual confidence, group cooperation, outdoor skills, and environmental responsibility among all of our campers.

Summer Camps

Stay Tuned for more details about 2020 Nature Adventure Camp (Ages 6-12) and 2020 Preschool Summer Camp (Ages 3-5). 

Fall Break Camp

For more information about Fall Break Camp (Ages 6-12), including more information about dates, fees, and hours, please visit the visit the Fall Break Camp page of our website.

Fall Break Camp Specials!

Ijams Member Discount: Current Ijams members can receive a $15 discount per individual registration for Fall Break Camp. To take advantage of this discount, use the coupon code MEMBERFALL19 during checkout. Membership must be at the family level or higher, and current at the time of camp (i.e. members are not eligible for two falls’ worth of discounts for one annual membership.) NOTE: If your membership is not current and you utilize this code, you will be billed to update your membership accordingly. 

Multi-child Discount: When registering multiple children in Fall Break Camp (Ages 6-12), save $10 on each additional child in the same household (automatically applied at checkout).