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Intro to Family Camping


  • Atwood Park 2685 New Milford School Road Rockford, IL, 61109 United States (map)

Ages: 5-17; 18+ (Parents/Guardians)

Ever wonder what it would be like to sleep outside in a tree house? Now you can experience it by staying in the Birds of Prey exhibit at the Atwood Center. Enjoy campfire meals and stay under the stars in this very unique exhibit. Program includes meals, guided hikes and a live Bird of Prey show; all you need to bring is yourself, sleeping bag and any personal items. Children need to be accompanied by an adult on this one of a kind experience. Restrooms are available and facility can be used in the case of inclement weather.

Earlier Event: August 17
In the Outdoors: Hike-In Theater
Later Event: August 29
Outdoor Garden Tours