Summer Camps at Safari Science in Oakville & Burlington

Summer Camp Kids Love & Parents Appreciate. Learning is best when it flows naturally. That’s how we design our programs at Safari Science. Children learn all day, but it feels like they’re just having fun. We explore, discover, experiment. We keep the kids busy all day by stimulating their naturally curious nature.

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Action Packed Days

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Boredom does not exist at Camp Safari Science. We keep the kids busy with activities they love.

  • Experience animals & science
  • Experiment & try new things
  • Observe & inquire
  • Learn through creative play

Parents Choice

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Once a Safari Science Camper always a Safari Science Camper. Parents love and trust our camps.

  • It’s safe
  • Has excellent staff to child ratio
  • Offers life-changing experiences
  • Is screen Free
  • Has involved councillors

Inspire Lifelong Learning

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Discovering and nurturing the joy of learning is arguably the most important life skill. Our camps are made to create learning experiences that children love and look forward to.

  • Inspire lifelong learning
  • Develop life skills
  • Love to learn

How Our Camps Work

Each day of Camp Safari Science is action packed with amazing experiences and unique activities you can’t find at any other summer camp.

Two Locations

You can choose the location most convenient for you, or the one that has the programming that matches your preference based on date.

  • Oakville Camp – Near 3rd Line & QEW
  • Burlington Camp – Near Walkers and Mainway

Full & Half Day

We have both full and half day camp options for your children.

  • Full day “Super Camp” for ages 5-6
  • Full Day “Super Camp” ages 7-12
  • Half day “Mini Camp” for ages 4-6

Flexible Packages

Life is crazy busy, so we’re as flexible as we can be. Choose a full week or by the day, we’ve got you covered.

  • Full week
  • Specific Days
  • Half Days

Regular & Extended Hours

Regular camp hours and extended care hours are available.

  • Regular hours 9am to 4pm
  • Extended hours 7:30am to 5:30pm

Easy Payments

Save your spot with a deposit. Balance is not due until the week before your camp starts.

  • $50 to hold your spot
  • Balance due one week before camp

Try Us Out

Not sure if your child will love it at Camp Safari Science?

Simply register for one day to test the waters. If they love it, add the rest of the week.

Summer Camp Packages

Our flexible camp packages help fit your busy summer schedule.

Full Week

Enjoy an entire week with our summer camp at either Burlington or Oakville

5 Days, Monday to Friday of the same week.

Single Week

  • 1 Week: $349+tax


Additional Weeks & Siblings

  • $299+tax per additional week or sibling

Adventure Pack

Join us for our off-site trips. Museums, conservation areas, outdoor games and activities.

2 Days, Tuesday & Thursday of the same week.

  • $145+tax

Program Pack

Enjoy our on-site programming. Animals, activities, games and loads of fun.

3 Days, Monday Wednesday & Friday of the same week.

  • $215+tax

Mini Camp Ages 4-6

Have younger children? Want to introduce them to camp, but not for an entire day?

Mini Campers will join our camp from 9am to 12pm.

3 Days Monday, Wednesday & Friday of the same week.

  • $109+tax

10 Day Pass

Choose any 10 days for a fun camp experience that fits your schedule.

Any 10 days for Summer of 2018.

  • $649+tax

Single Day

Choose any day you like with our single day options.

Great for giving us a try, you can always add more days if you like.

  • $79+tax

Weekly Programming

Each day of Camp Safari Science is action packed with amazing experiences and unique activities you can’t find at any other summer camp.

  • Monday – Animals & Science
  • Tuesday – Field Trip
  • Wednesday – Animals & Science
  • Thursday – Field Trip
  • Friday – Animals & Science

Time Travelers

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Time Travellers Week

  • Burlington July 9-13
  • Oakville Aug 27 – 31

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Dinosaurs
  • Wednesday: Ancient Egypt
  • Friday: Knights & Castles

Burlington Trips:

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Crawford Lake

Oakville Trips:

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Royal Ontario Museum

Rainforest Safari

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Rainforest Week

  • Burlington July 16-20
  • Oakville July 9-13

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Daintree Rainforests
  • Wednesday: Cloud Forests
  • Friday: Amazon Rainforest

Burlington Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Royal Botanical Gardens

Oakville Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: The Ontario Science Centre

Desert Safari

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Desert Safari Week

  • Burlington July 23-27
  • Oakville 16-20

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Sahara Desert
  • Wednesday: Atacama Desert
  • Friday: Deserts of Australia

Burlington Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: African Lion Safari

Oakville Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: African Lion Safari

 

My Big Backyard

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My Big Backyard Week

  • Burlington July 30 – Aug 3
  • Oakville July 23-27

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Backyard Bugs
  • Wednesday: Dirt
  • Friday: Birds

Burlington Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Kelso Conservation

Oakville Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Royal Ontario Museum

 

Water Worlds

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Water Worlds Week

  • Burlington Aug 13 – 17
  • Oakville July 30 – Aug 3

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Puddles & Ponds
  • Wednesday: Lakes & Rivers
  • Friday: Oceans

Burlington Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Mountsburg Conservation

Oakville Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Ripley’s Aquarium

 

Great Galaxies

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Great Galaxies Week

  • Burlington Aug 20-24
  • Oakville Aug 13 – 17

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Space Travel
  • Wednesday: Galaxies
  • Friday: Stars and Comets

Burlington Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Royal Botanical Garden

Oakville Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: Ontario Science Centre

 

World Safari

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World Safari Week

  • Burlington Aug 27-31
  • Oakville Aug 20 – 24

Animals of The Week:

  • Meet and interact with a variety of reptiles and mammals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Daily Topics

  • Monday: Madagascar
  • Wednesday: China
  • Friday: Costa Rica

Burlington Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: African Lion Safari

Oakville Trips

  • Tuesday: La Salle Park
  • Thursday: African Lion Safari

 

Camp Activities

Each day of Camp Safari Science is action packed with amazing experiences and unique activities you can’t find at any other summer camp.

Creature Feature

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Every day we’ll meet a new animal that ties into the day’s theme.

Every day our campers interact with 3 – 5 different animals!

Flavour Factory

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Make and taste new treats!

Every food has a history and science behind it, so while we are whipping up delicious treats, we’re learning about what it is and where it comes from

Makers Bench

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Make a really cool project you can keep and take home. Campers will love to show off their creations to their parents!

Steam Studio

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Hands-on science at its best.

The STEAM studio allows campers to engage in interactive experiences including science, technology, engineering, arts and math!

Who knew learning was SO much fun?

Field Trips

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Each week of camp we offer off-site outings. Outdoor Expeditions on Tuesday and Big Trek Thursdays.

Attentive Staff

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Our camp staff are passionate about teaching and encouraging children.

They’re all first aid and CPR trained, and have valid police checks.

You can expect to be greeted by happy enthusiastic counsellors that your child will love to be around.

“I WAS THRILLED TO SEE THAT EVERY SINGLE CHILD WAS COMPLETELY ENGAGED”

-Karla Bjordammen

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