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Lagoon Valley Rescue Adventure Camp   Monday,  AUG  6, 2018
8:00 AM

LAGOON VALLEY ADVENTURE CAMPS —  Lagoon Valley Park
The LVR Adventure Camp is a day camp that starts at 8 am in the morning and goes to 4 pm in the afternoon. It starts on Monday and continues through Friday. Students will spend each day learning basic mountaineering skills, how to make campfires, shoot a bow and arrows, and how to maneuver in a rubber boat. The students will learn to rappel, build camp fires, and how to use an ascender. We will also teach them basic rock climbing skills and horsemanship skills. The students will go swimming everyday expect for Friday. At the pool they will learn how to swim with a life jacket on, how to properly enter and exit a rubber raft, and we will take the students to Lake Solano on Thursday afternoon to practice their rafting skills. The ages are 8-18 years old and its $350 per student for the week. We are offering a sibling discount which will be $325 per sibling for the week. If students attend multiple camps there is a $50 discount on the second or third camp they attend. All of our instructors are certified rescue technicians by Sierra Rescue/Rescue 3 International. All climbing and rappelling equipment, as well as rescue techniques that are taught, are NFPA (National Fire and Protection Agency) compliant. For more information, visit our Facebook page.
Location:
     5790 Rivera Rd
     Vacaville  

 
Coyote Club   Saturday,  AUG  11, 2018
9:00 AM

GVRD —  McIntyre Ranch
Ages 4-14 -- The McIntyre Ranch is home to several different habitats, farm animals and an educational garden. Studies have found that children who spend time exploring nature are more focused and interested in school. Bring a snack, water and your curiosity! Cost: $5/class for residents, $6/class nonresident. Adults must register at no cost. Pre-registration is required at 395 Amador St. or online. For more information contact the Coordinator at 707-639-1325.
Leader: Dee Davis
Registration is required.
Location: Vallejo  
DIRECTIONS: McIntyre Ranch, located at the very end of St. Johnís Mine Road, across from the Solano Community College Vallejo Center at 545 Columbus Parkway. Take St. Johnís Mine Road and cross over the cattle crossing. Continue up the road and stay to the right to follow the road down to the barn. You are authorized to drive through this road for GVRD programs only.

 
Summer Youth Camp   Wednesday,  AUG  15, 2018
9:30 AM

GRIZZLY WATERS KAYAKING —  Suisun Marsh
Grizzly Waters Kayaking is offering an entry-level camp for new or minimally experienced paddlers. Paddlers will be taught safety, equipment, paddling techniques, wet and dry entry/re-entry, trip planning, water rules/etiquette, integration with nature, and obstacles. Paddlers should wear quick-drying clothing (no cotton), bring a change of clothing, and dress for the weather. The camp is for ages 10-16, with a class limit of 8 (1 paddler per kayak). A paddler must weigh at least 80 pounds, have a beginners swimming level, and willingness to learn. Cost is $75 and includes kayak use, paddle, and life jacket. Reserve your spot by calling (707) 341-6141.
Location:
     535 Solano St. Ste B
     Suisun City  

 
Horse Day at McIntyre Ranch   Saturday,  AUG  18, 2018
10:00 AM

GVRD —  McIntyre Ranch
For ages 8-17 -- Learn about the friendly horses and goats, and participate in their daily care. Wear sturdy work clothes and tough shoes because this is a "hand-on" experience. You will put a halter on a horse, learn to lead horses safely, brush them, clean their feet and clean their stalls. Everyone will have a chance to sit on a horse (helmet are required and provided, keep hairstyle simple for easy fit). Eat a good breakfast, bring water bottle and wear layers. For more information contact the Coordinator at 648-4552. Cost: $25/class resident, $30/class non-resident.
Leader: Jane Mitchell
Registration is required.
Location: Vallejo  
DIRECTIONS: McIntyre Ranch, located at the very end of St. Johnís Mine Road, across from the Solano Community College Vallejo Center at 545 Columbus Parkway. Take St. Johnís Mine Road and cross over the cattle crossing. Continue up the road and stay to the right to follow the road down to the barn. You are authorized to drive through this road for GVRD programs only.