Apply to join the Hybrid Marsh-In Summer Camp • July 24-28, 2023

We are so excited to welcome campers back for another year of Marsh-In Summer Camp at the Don Edwards SF Bay NWR! This is the 44th year of free Summer Camp being offered to Bay Area youth entering Grades 1-6 and will take place at Refuge Headquarters in Fremont at 1 Marshlands Rd, Fremont, CA 94555.

We welcome parents & guardians from all over the Bay Area to apply via this Google Form: Applications are due on June 9th, and Summer Camp acceptances will be sent out by June 16th. The application form will give you a sneak peek at the camp schedule and some of the incredible opportunities for campers to engage with nature at their local, national wildlife refuge!

Please reach out to if you have any questions.

This year's camp will be hosted the week of July 24th-28th at Don Edwards SF Bay National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters in Fremont. We will combine technology and outdoor experiences to create a safe and engaging experience for campers and their families.

The Live Zoom session is Monday, July 24 from 10:00am-12:00pm. Wednesday-Friday is planned for in-person from 10:00am-2:00pm. Campers will have the opportunity to learn, complete fun self-guided activities, interact with Refuge Rangers and Biologists, learn to fish, explore the Refuge in Fremont, and much more.

⮇ Click here to download the Marsh-In Summer Camp 2023 flyer in English and Spanish (PDF 724 kB) ⮇

Summer programming is sponsored by the San Francisco Bay Wildlife Society, the Santa Clara Valley Urban Runoff Pollution Prevention Program, a generous donation by Cargill, Inc., and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.