Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Rochester

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th century mid-May through mid-October, with special events all year long. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally; see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

YMCA Camp Arrowhead

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Camp Arrowhead features year-round programming for home school kids, summer day camps, group rentals, outdoor education programming, and more.
20 Arrowhead Rd.
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: 585-383-4590
43° 2' 38.544" N, 77° 29' 10.104" W

Wickham Farms

Wickham Farms is a fun place for families to spend an hour, an afternoon or all day! Attractions include a jumping pillow, batting cages, kiddie train ride, a mini golf course, farm animals, and a free weekly storytime. In the Fall, we have a corn maze, hayrides, a u-pick pumpkin patch, and u-pick apple orchard. In our barn, we serve of ice cream, frozen custard and casual meals. We make cookies from scratch and fry our own donuts in the Fall.
1821 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 4.9608" N, 77° 26' 11.9364" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Immerse yourself in the incredible world of science. Follow your curiosity from the depths of the oceans to the edge of the universe. Push the limits of your imagination to create never-before-seen inventions. All at the Science Museum, Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center.
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585.271.4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Plan a visit to Seneca Park Zoo to surround yourself with wildlife from around the world. Seneca Park Zoo is open 362 days a year and is only closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585-336-7200
43° 11' 48.7356" N, 77° 37' 2.8704" W

The Artful Fairy

The Artful Fairy studios are a magical place to get creative! Make a one-of-a-kind miniature garden or terrarium. Feel like painting? We've got a selection of wood and ceramic pieces you can pick and paint! Celebrate your birthday with one of our Fairy, Unicorn, Mermaid or Art party options. Or, take one of our memorable art and garden classes. Looking for Adult fun? Plant~N'~Party is for you! Create succulent gardens in unique containers while you sip delicious beverages. We're Rochester's premiere Plant and Sip company!
90 E. Main St
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4499
42° 58' 54.6852" N, 77° 24' 27.918" W

Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester

FREE to visit and many opportunities for learning! Pet adoption, farm yard and petting area, humane education, outreach programs and services.
99 Victor Road
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: 585-223-1330
43° 3' 39.582" N, 77° 23' 55.3056" W

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures

BRISTOL MOUNTAIN AERIAL ADVENTURES INCLUDES MORE THAN 7 CHALLENGE COURSES, 2 KIDS COURSES, AND 125+ ELEMENTS. Watch your kid gain confidence as he or she navigates, balances, and zips their way through the trees. Both courses are located closer to the ground and use a different harness system that is just as safe but less complicated for younger children to use. If your child has any difficulties there are staff members on the course at all times to help them to work through the elements.
5589 South Hill Road
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-374-1180
42° 44' 36.6936" N, 77° 25' 12.6876" W

Roseland Wake Park

Roseland Wake Park is the best place for people of all skill levels to enjoy wake boarding and other towed water sports. We offer camps, parties, and lessons, and have a full pro shop for all the equipment you need!
250 Eastern Blvd.
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: (585) 393-9253
42° 52' 46.2216" N, 77° 15' 50.9832" W

Baycreek Paddling Center

In addition to canoe and kayak rentals for the public, Baycreek Paddling Center offers half-day camps featuring canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddle boarding (SUP), nature hikes, water safety and respect for the environment.
1099 Empire Blvd
Rochester , NY , 14609 43° 10' 32.6136" N, 77° 31' 34.2696" W

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park

Only a short 30 minutes from Rochester, Sonnenberg Gardens offers enjoyment for all ages in its formal gardens, Victorian mansion, and greenhouse complex. One of the most treasured landmarks of our region, Sonnenberg Gardens greets 35,000 visitors annually and has been doing so since it opened its doors to the public in 1973. Visitors from all over the globe come to enjoy the relaxing nature and beauty of its gardens. Many also come to learn about the history of this unique place and its original owners, Frederick and Mary Clark Thompson. We are open 7 days a week, rain or shine, May 1 through October 31. Hours: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm; extended Summer Hours (Memorial Day – Labor Day): 9:30 am – 5:30 pm.
151 Charlotte Street
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: (585) 394-4922
42° 53' 53.448" N, 77° 16' 19.4556" W

Ganondagan State Historic Site

Ganondagan is the only New York State Historic Site dedicated to Native Americans, in particular the Seneca and Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) people, and the only Seneca town developed and interpreted in the United States. Ganondagan is the internationally recognized resource for Haudenosaunee history, culture, and living traditions that express universal ideals of peace, cooperation, and respect for each other, and the natural world. Spanning 569 acres, the Ganondagan experience includes interpreted trails, a full-size Seneca Bark Longhouse, the Seneca Art & Culture Center featuring interactive exhibits, contemporary art, the Iroquois Creation Story film, and gift shop.
Boughton Hill Road 7000 County Road 41
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-5848
42° 57' 39.654" N, 77° 26' 9.69" W

Stokoe Farms

Pumpkins and lots more fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and fun in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. Open weekend only, 10am-5pm mid September thru the end of October, and again during the Christmas season.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

Organization:

Memorial Art Gallery

Location:

Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 276-8900

$5 Thursday: MAG Cruise Night

Dates: 
07/25/2019
Time: 
5 – 9 pm

Location:

Ontario Beach Park @ Charlotte
4800 Lake Ave
Rochester, NY, 14613
United States

Phone:

585-753-2550

2019 4-H Expo

Dates: 
07/14/2019
Time: 
12 pm to 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

750 Holt Road
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

585-872-7103

46th Annual Waterfront Art Festival

Dates: 
07/27/2019
07/28/2019
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Rush Public Library

Location:

5977 East Henrietta Road
Rush, NY, 14543
United States

Phone:

5855331370

Backyard Lunar Lander Demo

Dates: 
07/11/2019
Time: 
5:00 to 7:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

11165 Sandbank Road
Freedom, NY, 14065
United States

Phone:

315-314-7460

Beginners Camp

Dates: 
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
07/25/2019
Time: 
An overnight camp

Location:

980 Ridge Road
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

5858727075

BUGS Release Party!

Dates: 
08/21/2019
Time: 
2:30-4:00

Organization:

Camp Cherith

Location:

9534 Short Tract Road
Hunt, NY, 14846
United States

Phone:

5856262807

Camp Cherith of Western NY

Dates: 
07/14/2019
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
Time: 
3pm Sunday -10 am Saturday

Organization:

Location:

140 Route 54 East Lake Road
Penn Yan, NY, 14527
United States

Phone:

800-981-7092

Camp Cory- Overnight Camp on Keuka Lake

Dates: 
06/30/2019
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
Time: 
Overnight

Organization:

Location:

140 Route 54 East Lake Road
Penn Yan, NY, 14527
United States

Phone:

800-981-7092

Camp Cory- Overnight SAILING CAMP

Dates: 
06/30/2019
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
Time: 
overnight

Organization:

Location:

140 Route 54 East Lake Road
Penn Yan, NY, 14527
United States

Phone:

800-981-7092

Camp Cory-Day Camp

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
07/03/2019
Time: 
see website

Organization:

Location:

265 Darts Lake Road
Eagle Bay, NY, 13331
United States

Phone:

585-325-2880

Camp Gorham Overnight Camp: Traditional Camp

Dates: 
06/30/2019
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
Time: 
Overnight

Location:

Gates Assembly
4195 Lyell Road
Rochester, NY, 14606
United States

Phone:

5852860059

Championship Wednesdays- Free Sports League!

Dates: 
06/26/2019
07/03/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
6:15 - 8:00 PM

Location:

PO Box 364
Churchville, NY, 14428
United States

Churchville Lions Country Fair

Dates: 
08/17/2019
08/18/2019
Time: 
10 AM-dusk on Saturday and 11 AM-5 PM on Sunday

Organization:

Location:

11095 Bethany Center Rd
East Bethany, NY, 14054
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Environmental Science Camp

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
9:00am-4:00pm

Organization:

Location:

11095 Bethany Center Rd
East Bethany, NY, 14054
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Environmental Science Camp

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Location:

DeWitt Recreation Area
115 Cedar Street
Batavia, NY, 14020
United States

Phone:

585-344-1122

Free Fishing Day & the Kendra Haacke Memorial Fishing Derby

Dates: 
06/29/2019
Time: 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:

179 Stenson Street
Rochester, NY, 14606
United States

Phone:

(585) 673-3142

Generations: Flowers and Hikes and Bugs, Oh My!

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
9:00am to 4:00pm

Location:

179 Stenson Street
Rochester, NY, 14606
United States

Phone:

254-8160

Generations: It's A Zoo In Here!

Dates: 
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
06/27/2019
Time: 
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location:

340 Washington Street
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States

Phone:

(800) 922-2770

GSOFCT Camp Merrie-Wood

Dates: 
08/02/2019
Time: 
9:00am-4:00pm

Location:

751 Browncroft Blvd
Rochester, NY, 14625
United States

Phone:

(585)654-9027

Heberle Stables' Summer Horse Camp - Week 1

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
Full Day - 9:00 AM till 4:00 PM Half Day - 9:00 AM till 12:30 PM

Location:

751 Browncroft Blvd
Rochester, NY, 14625
United States

Phone:

(585)654-9027

Heberle Stables' Summer Horse Camp - Week 2

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
Full Day - 9:00 AM till 4:00 PM Half Day - 9:00 AM till 12:30 PM

Location:

751 Browncroft Blvd
Rochester, NY, 14625
United States

Phone:

(585)654-9027

Heberle Stables' Summer Horse Camp - Week 3

Dates: 
08/12/2019
08/13/2019
08/14/2019
Time: 
Full Day - 9:00 AM till 4:00 PM Half Day - 9:00 AM till 12:30 PM

Location:

751 Browncroft Blvd
Rochester, NY, 14625
United States

Phone:

(585)654-9027

Heberle Stables' Summer Horse Camp - Week 4

Dates: 
08/19/2019
08/20/2019
08/21/2019
Time: 
Full Day - 9:00 AM till 4:00 PM Half Day - 9:00 AM till 12:30 PM

Location:

751 Browncroft Blvd
Rochester, NY, 14625
United States

Phone:

(585)654-9027

Heberle Stables' Summer Horse Camp - Week 5

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Full Day - 9:00 AM till 4:00 PM Half Day - 9:00 AM till 12:30 PM

Location:

1188 Salt Road
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

872-6286.

HMS Horse Camp Full Day

Dates: 
08/05/2019
08/06/2019
08/07/2019
Time: 
9 am to 3 pm

Location:

1188 Salt Road
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

(585) 872-6286

Horse Camp Half Day Session

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
9 am - 12 pm

Location:

Letchworth State Park
1 Letchworth State Park
Castile, NY, 14427
United States

Phone:

585-493-3600

Organization:

Location:

11165 Sandbank Road
Freedom, NY, 14065
United States

Phone:

315-314-7460

Mission Possible

Dates: 
07/28/2019
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
Time: 
Overnight camp

Location:

4050 North St
Blasdell, NY, 14219
United States

Phone:

(716) 627-4560

Monthly Stargazing at Penn Dixie

Dates: 
06/29/2019
07/27/2019
08/31/2019
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

45 Britton Rd.
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-621-8896

Mountain High Adventure Camp - Adirondack Adventure - Session #3 - 6-day camp in the Adirondacks, ages 12 to 16

Dates: 
07/07/2019
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
Time: 
overnight camp

Organization:

Location:

45 Britton Rd.
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-621-8896

Mountain High Adventure Camp - Adirondack Adventure - Session #6 - 6-day camp in the Adirondacks, ages 12 to 16

Dates: 
08/04/2019
08/05/2019
08/06/2019
Time: 
overnight camp

Organization:

Location:

45 Britton Rd.
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-621-8896

Mountain High Adventure Camp - Introduction to Adventure - Session #1 - for 7- to 12-year-olds

Dates: 
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
06/27/2019
Time: 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

45 Britton Rd.
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-621-8896

Mountain High Adventure Camp - Introduction to Adventure - Session #2 - for 7- to 12-year-olds

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
07/03/2019
Time: 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

45 Britton Rd.
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-621-8896

Mountain High Adventure Camp - Introduction to Adventure - Session #4 - day camp for ages 7 to 12

Dates: 
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
07/17/2019
Time: 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

45 Britton Rd.
Rochester, NY, 14612
United States

Phone:

585-621-8896

Mountain High Adventure Camp - Introduction to Adventure - Session #5 - for 7- to 12-year-olds

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Location:

Corbett's Glen
165 Park Ln
Rochester, NY, 14625
United States

Phone:

585-256-2130

Nature Strollers

Dates: 
07/13/2019
Time: 
10am-12pm

Location:

William Udicious Pavilion
1911 Rush Scottsville Road
Rush, NY, 14543
United States

Phone:

5855331370

Project Learning Tree

Dates: 
07/11/2019
Time: 
2:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

750 Holt Road
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

585-872-7103

Rochester Water Lantern Festival

Dates: 
07/20/2019
Time: 
5:30 - 10 pm

Organization:

Location:

3524 West Lake Road
Canandaigua, NY, 14424
United States

Phone:

585-586-8253

Sailing Camp Offered by Canandaigua Community Sailing

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/08/2019
07/15/2019
Time: 
9:00 - 4:00

Location:

7433 Clover St
Sodus Point, NY, 14555
United States

Phone:

3155739866

Sodus Bay Junior Sailing Association

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/15/2019
07/29/2019
Time: 
9:30am - 4pm

Location:

980 Ridge Road
Webster, NY, 14580
United States

Phone:

5858727075

Survival Training Camp

Dates: 
07/17/2019
07/24/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
9:45-11:15am

Location:

Letchworth State Park
1 Letchworth State Park
Castile, NY, 14427
United States

Phone:

585-493-3600

Teddy Bear Picnic!

Dates: 
07/20/2019
Time: 
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

2887 Royce Rd.
Varysburg, NY, 14167
United States

Phone:

585-535-4100

Wild Game Safari Tours at Hidden Valley

Dates: 
06/28/2019
06/29/2019
06/30/2019
Time: 
10am

Organization:

Location:

825 Atlantic Avenue (Route 286)
Walworth, NY, 14568
United States

Phone:

(315) 524-3823

You Pick Strawberries at G and S Orchards

Dates: 
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
06/27/2019
Time: 
You Pick Hours are: Monday - Friday 8:00am to 1:00pm Saturday - Sunday 8:00am to 3:00pm Columbus Day 8:00am to 3:00pm