Expedition Camp

Discover the magic and beauty of killer whales, penguins, sharks and more through awesome camp activities and behind-the-scenes action.

For campers entering grades 5 to 8.

Download the Resident Camp Camper/Parent Handbook.

Camps run 2:00 p.m. Sunday - 10:00 a.m. Friday 
  • June 8-13
  • June 15-20
  • June 22-27
  • June 29-July 4
  • July 6-11
  • July 13-18
  • July 20-25
  • July 27-August 1
  • August 3-8
  • August 10-15
Campers will be split into groups of 5th-6th graders and 7th-8th graders for most activities. 

Day 1

- Arrival 
- Dinner and Orientation
- Enjoy rides and shows

Day 2 - Fish Day

- Study differences between sharks and bony fish
- Tour the Sharks/Coral Reef exhibit and see the aquariums from above
- Touch a shark
- Interact with stingrays at Ke-Re Reef in Aquatica™ San Antonio

Day 3 - Pinniped Day

- Learn about pinnipeds and endangered species
- Feed and observe seals and sea lions
- Learn from Sea Lion trainers how we train sea lions, walruses, and otters
- Sleepover at Penguin Encounter® or Sharks & Coral Reef Exhibit

Day 4 - Bird Day

- Learn about enrichment for macaws and other birds
- Tour the Penguin Encounter®
- Meet a penguin

Day 5 - Whale Day

- Feed a bottle nose dolphins
- View Azul and One Ocean®
- Learn from trainers how we train cetaceans

Day 6

- Departure

$850 per person

$765 for Pass Members

The $100 deposit is non-refundable. If the balance of camp fees is paid and cancellation is necessary, the following refund will apply if written or verbal notice of cancellation is received:

  • Less than FOUR weeks prior to camp session - 80% of the program fee
  • Less than THREE weeks prior to camp session - 50% of the program fee
  • Less than TWO weeks prior to camp session - No Refund Given
  • If a camper leaves a session early or is dismissed, a refund will not be given.