GARNA Offers Summer Camp for BV Youth

The Greater Arkansas River Nature Association will offer a summer camp programs for the youth of Buena Vista.

Stream Explorers, offered in partnership with the Collegiate Peaks Chapter of Trout Unlimited and Buena Vista Recreation, is a four-day camp offered for rising 5th – 8th graders. This camp focuses on stream ecology, the life of aquatic macro-invertebrates, fish anatomy and habitat, fly tying and fly fishing.

Students who complete all four sessions will receive a Trout Unlimited youth membership. The dates are July 25th, 26th, and August 1st from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm and August 2nd from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Sessions will take place at the Creekside Gathering Place in Buena Vista and on the last Friday, shuttle transportation will be provided to a fishing location.

The program is free, but registration is required by July 22nd Space is limited.

Dan R