Kid's Activities





 


Family groups of 10 or less can  request a private program here.

To see a list of our 2020 programs, click here.


Become a BHI Conservancy Member for a 10% discount on programs! 

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult


FISHING PROGRAMS


Marsh Kid's Fishing


Kid's Marsh Crabbing and Fishing
(Ages 5-12)

Head to the creek and prepare to get your hands muddy catching fish and crabs. No fishing experience required.

Meet at Village Creek Access on Federal Road.

Equipment and bait are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

$35/child


Marsh Kid's Fishing


Night Surf Fishing
(Ages 10-15)

Learn hands-on how to catch fish at night in the surf! Fishing experience strongly recommended.

Meet at Beach Access 2.

Equipment and bait are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

$80/person


ON-CAMPUS ACTIVITIES


Sea Turtle Savvy


Sea Turtle 101

We all love our turtles here on Bald Head Island, but how much do we know about them? What do sea turtles eat? Where do they go after they hatch? What is their shell called? In this program you can learn more about our beloved sea turtles that are out in the ocean. Please note we are not a sea turtle rehabilitation center and we do not have live sea turtles in our collection.

Meet at the Bald Head Island Conservancy in the Barrier Island Study Center. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

$10/person


Reptile Round Up


Reptile Round-Up

Meet and interact with some of the Conservancy’s ambassador animals, including turtles and snakes. Learn about our scaly friends and find out how the Conservancy is working to protect these important animals. All participants (children and adults) are required to register.

Held at the Conservancy. Children 10  must be accompanied by an adult.

$10/person


Tidal Exploration


Tidal Explorations

Touch tide pool critters and learn about animals that live in places where tides rise and fall every day. All participants (children and adults) are required to register.

Held at the Conservancy. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 


$10/person


Hands-On Dissection


Hands-On Dissection

Understanding the internal and external anatomy of an animal is an important part of conservation science. Join us as we examine and dissect either a squid or dogfish shark to learn out more about these animals. 

Held at the Conservancy. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.


$35/person