Wildlife River Camp

Who: Ages 8-11

When: 9:30am to 3:30pm

Dates: Monday-Friday

Week 1: June 12-16         Week 2: June 26-30   

Week 3: July 10-14        Week 4: August 7-11

Campers will spend their mornings exploring the Allegheny River in kayaks and canoes while learning about the abundant wildlife the river supports and what can be done to protect it.   

Each week will explore a different part of the river and ecosystem. Afternoons will find us back on the dock for paddle boarding, swimming, and an opportunity to try rowing in one of our recreational sculling boats. 


Cost: $280 per week
Contact director@steelcityrowing.org for more information. 

The summer camps at Steel City provide a fun activity that allows the kids to learn a skill and develop a passion for the outdoors. The instructors are caring, and cultivate an inclusive environment. It is my son’s favorite camp that he has ever participated in.
— Charlene Hrivnak, mother of a four-time camp participant

In order to participate you must register at least two weeks prior to the desired camp week. 

What to Bring:

A backpack with sunscreen, hat, water bottle, swim trunks shorts, sneakers, dry clothes, lunch and snacks.

If you have an epi pen or inhaler it must be in a labeled waterproof bag and given to an adult

Extended day in our Community Room:*    

8:00am to 9:30am $80 per week 

3:30pm to 5:00pm $80 per week

*Campers in extended day should bring their summer reading or a game to play in the Community Room

Steel City Rowing reserves the right to cancel camps two weeks prior to their start date pending participant registration.