Garden Delights

Program provided in partnership with UBC Botanical Garden

Enjoy an outdoor, nature-based week at the beautiful UBC Botanical Garden. Explore the forest and food gardens or dare a treetop adventure! In an outdoor learning classroom, campers connect with Indigenous land history and local plants while exploring science and biodiversity.  Campers will get creative with arts and crafts inspired by a wondrous week in nature.

Required Equipment: Garden Delights is an entirely outdoor experience that runs rain or shine.  Please have campers wear appropriate clothing that is appropriate for all types of weather.

Location Details: This camp meets outside the Reception Centre at UBC's Botanical Garden.

Daily Themes:

•    Monday - Garden Tour & Orientation
•    Tuesday - Plant Survival 101
•    Wednesday - Seeds & Flowers
•    Thursday - Pollination
•    Friday - Forest Ecology & Treetop Walk

Activities and themes are subject to change.

This camp is presented in collaboration with UBC Botanical Garden, Canada's oldest university botanical garden (est. 1916). UBC Botanical Garden grows on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Musqueam people.  The Garden curates a diverse living collection of plants native to British Columbia and plants from all over the world, which are maintained for the purposes of education, research, conservation, community outreach, and public display.

Consent Form:
 UBC Camps Adventure Add-Ons Consent
A digital copy of the consent form is completed during online registration. In-person or over the phone registration requires a paper copy be submitted prior to the first day of camp.

Available Sessions

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Location Fee  
00078533 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 4-Jul 7 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $206.40 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078534 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 10-Jul 18 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $258.00 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078535 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 17-Jul 21 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $258.00 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078537 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 24-Aug 1 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $258.00 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078538 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 31-Aug 8 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $258.00 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078539 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Aug 8-Aug 11 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $206.40 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078540 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Aug 14-Aug 22 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $258.00 Registration Opens Feb 7
00078541 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Aug 21-Aug 29 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $258.00 Registration Opens Feb 7