Online Information

Camp Registration Day

  • Saturday, March 19
  • Registration begins at 10 a.m.

Registration Details

  • Parents can only sign their child up for 1 session per park (Cool Creek Park and Strawtown Koteewi Park) of the age appropriate camp.
  • Children must be of the appropriate age of the desired camp by September 1.
  • Campers are only permitted to attend the camp for their designated age group.
  • The disclaimer, camper profile, and medical form are required for each camper and will be available to fill out after each camper is registered.
      • All required fields on forms must be filled before payment is made.
  • Registration is not complete until all required questions are complete and payment is made.
  • A limited number of spaces are available and registration for each camp is on a 1st come, 1st served basis.
  • Registration cannot take place until 10 a.m. on registration day.
  • Registration must be completed by the parent or legal guardian of the child.

How to Register Online

  • Set up an account before registration day and be sure that each child in your family you wish to be in camp is on your account. Note: Users will be unable to select a camp until the actual registration time on March 19 at 10 a.m.
  • On Saturday, March 19, at or any time after 10 a.m., log on to your account:
      • Select the Catalog
      • Click on “Cool Creek Nature Center Summer Camps," and select the camp you want your child to attend.
      • Click on the child you want to register and click the green "Add to Cart" button.
      • If you have multiple children repeat the last two steps per child.
      • Once you have selected the correct camps for you child/children, click on the cart at the top right-hand side of the website. If the information is correct in your cart click the blue "Checkout" button. 
      • You will be asked to view forms, answer prompts (make sure all REQUIRED* prompts are answered before moving forward with registration), sign the waivers, and complete the payment. (Prompts, forms and waivers will include all children you are registering.)
      • Registration is now complete. After payment you are able to email yourself the receipt for registration.
  • If a camp is full you’ll be asked if you want to be put on a wait list. You can register for a different week of camp and still be on the wait list.

      Additional Information

      • Your child’s spot in camp is not guaranteed until payment is received.
      • All information must be completed by the parent or legal guardian.
      • Registered camps will be held in "Cart" for a total of 15 minutes. 


      Camper Profile Accounts

      • At any time, parents can access our Registration website and set up or update their account details.
      • Setting up a new account prior to registration day will expedite your registration process for your family; however it is not necessary to have an account setup prior to registration day.
      • If you already have an account, please log in and review your information prior to registration day.
      • Be sure that each child in your family you wish to be in camp is on your account.
      • A new account will involve setting up an account including creating a user name and password and filling out parent and camper(s) information.
      • If you have any trouble accessing your online account, please contact the Cool Creek Nature Center at 317-774-2500 PRIOR to registration day. You can also visit out How to Register page on our website. 
          • Staff may not be available to troubleshoot for parents on the morning of registration. Please be sure you can access your account prior to registration day.