Junior Explorer

2020 Summer Camps

Our youth-centric summer experiences are designed to not only entertain, but educate and transform.
Souvenirs and lunch provided.



The Ranch at Laguna Beach, a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World welcomes explorers for a nature immersion camp to retreat, create and explore!
WED- SAT 9am - 1pm Jun. 17 - Aug. 15

WEDNESDAY Garden Party

Venture to our historical Scout Camp, to meet Farmer Leo and our flock of chickens! Then, we'll learn about planting, harvesting and composting, create art to take home and round out our morning with games and lunch!

THURSDAY Artists Summit

Campers design and craft nature journals and practice sketching in plein air! Creatives learn how about the artist influence in Laguna Beach and critique different kinds of art at the resort from living art to National Geographic photographs. We'll make it back just in time for lunch and a sandy game.

FRIDAY Canyon Wildlife

Explorers take a nature hike and spot signs of wildlife in the canyon. Uncover animal tracks and make clay casts of our favorites to take home. The day's excursion will lead us back to property for camp lunch and more fun!

SATURDAY Aviation Adventure

Campers are greeted with hawks and owls through an interactive class with OC Birds of Prey Center, we'll learn about raptors in the wild and their rehabilitation. Afterwards we play games and build structures for flight followed by lunch!

Registration: $40 per resort guest and $50 per local guest includes lunch, Junior Explorer backpack, water bottle, t-shirt and patches! Limited to the first 10 guests to sign up, must be 6-12 years old. For more info. or reservations, please contact: (949)499-2271 Ext. 1 or email [email protected]


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