Benson Kids Camp

Kartchner Caverns State Park

June 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2023   3:30 -5 p.m.

This camp series is open to everyone! Admittance is free for Benson residents; all others will need to pay the $7.00 park entrance fee. Campers will meet in the Group Ramada.

All attendees must register in advance here.


June 6, 2023

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

It’s All About the Rocks!

Rocks teach us about history and lets us explore how the land we live on came to be. We will also be going on a short hike so wear good shoes, sun screen, and bring water.


June 13, 2023

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Underground World of Kartchner Caverns

Caves hold many scientific wonders on how they formed, and how they provide food and shelter for unique mammals and invertebrates who live within. 


June 20, 2023

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

A world without bats is no world to live in!

Bats are essential to our everyday survival by providing protection from harmful insects and pesticides. Afterwards, we will be going into the Throne Room and watching an amazing light show!


June 27, 2023

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Smokey Bear & Fire Safety

Fire prevention and safety presented by Smokey Bear and Fire Prevention specialist Becca Hodgeson Balderas.