Summer Camp at Kartchner Caverns

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Every Tuesday in June   3:30 to 5 p.m.

Every Tuesday in June, Kartchner Caverns State Park, in partnership with the City of Benson Parks & Recreation Department, will host an afternoon of activities, education, and fun for kids of all ages. Kids can experience different activities, arts & crafts, and adventures every week, culminating on week four with a guided hike and scavenger hunt in the park.

Kids can attend one or all four sessions and should come with outdoor-appropriate clothing, sunscreen and closed-toe shoes. The themes of each week are:

  • Water World– Learn the importance of water conservation!
  • Cave Craze– Recreate nature’s cave decorations and formations!
  • Bugs, Bats, and Blooms– Study the bugs and bats who live at the park!
  • Scavenger Hunt– Hike the Foothills Loop trail HELD AT 5:45 P.M.

The cost of the each of the first three dates is $5 (parents are free), and week four is $10 per family. For more information, visit Guided tours inside the cave are available for an additional fee, but should be reserved in advance.