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 and experience 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  
00115958 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 2-Jul 5 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $208.00 Register
00115959 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 8-Jul 12 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $260.00 Register
00115960 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 15-Jul 19 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $260.00 Register
00115962 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 22-Jul 26 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $260.00 Register
00115964 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Jul 29-Aug 2 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $260.00 Register
00115965 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Aug 6-Aug 9 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $208.00 Register
00115966 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Aug 12-Aug 16 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $260.00 Register
00115967 Garden Delights 6-8 yrs Aug 19-Aug 23 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 SW Marine Drive $260.00 Register