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Camp FAQs

Camp FAQs

What does a typical day at camp look like?

Our camps are designed to provide a mix of creative opportunities, scientific exploration, teamwork, and individual activities to cater to different interests, learning styles, and personalities. Each day of camp includes team-building exercises, hands-on learning activities, walking field trips and supervised free play. A typical schedule for a full-day camp for kids in grades K-5 might look like this:

  • 8:45 am - 9:00 am – Drop Off
  • 9:00 am - 9:15 am – Free Play/Icebreaker
  • 9:15 am - 10:45 am – First Activity Period
  • 10:45 am - 11:00 am – First Snack (BYO)
  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm – Second Activity Period
  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm – Lunch (BYO)/Outdoor Play
  • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm – Third Activity Period
  • 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm – Pick Up

How big are MSC camps?

Camps that are hosted here at MSC or in the STEAMlab are limited to 12 participants.

Is there a member discount?

Yes! We offer a 10% discount on our camps with a current membership. Call (406) 522-9087 to get the promo code prior to registration.

Are scholarships available for your camps?

Yes! We have a limited number of half-price scholarships available. Call (406) 522-9087 for more info.

What should my child bring to camp?

Children should bring their snacks and lunch, a water bottle, and play clothes appropriate for our changeable Montana weather.

What is the MSC Summer Camp cancellation policy?

Cancellations made within 14 days of the camp start date will not be refunded. Cancellations made between 15 and 29 days prior to camp will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations made 30 days or more prior to camp will be refunded in full, less a $25 administration fee. Proration for partial or in-completed camps is not offered.