Tiger’s Den – Summer Camp

Tiger’s Den – 2022 Summer Camp

What is Tiger’s Den?

Tiger’s Den Mission is to provide an exceptional recreational experience through a fun, inclusive, and diverse camp program, by providing world class facilities and programming that promotes inclusion, learning, and healthy lifestyles. Learn. Play. Succeed

LSU UREC Tiger’s Den is designed for children ages 6 to 12. Each session is filled with sports, structured games, educational activities, field trips, arts and crafts, and more. All activities are lead by LSU students who are first aid and CPR certified.

Tiger’s Den is open to all families, and membership to LSU UREC is not required to attend Tiger’s Den Summer Camp. Lunch is provided during Summer Camp sessions and all campers receive a Tiger’s Den t-shirt.

To be added to the Tiger’s Den Summer Camp listserv and be notified about upcoming events and registrations, please email TigersDen@lsu.edu .

Summer 2022 Camp Sessions

3 children playing in the pool.

Week 1
Aloha Summer
May 23 – May 27

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Welcome to Tiger’s Den! During the first week, Tiger’s will be introduced to camp classics such as swimming, rock climbing, an inflatable slide, pool obstacle course, and more.
Group of excited Tiger's Den campers.

Week 2 – Full
Sports Showcase
May 30- June 3

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

As the name indicates, sports will be the focus this week. Basketball, soccer, volleyball, ping pong, board games, and more. On Friday, campers should wear their favorite sport jersey.
2 children petting a rabbit.

Week 3 – Full
Just Keep Swimming
June 6 – June 10

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Campers will spend an extra day in the UREC pool this week, and they will get a chance to run the inflatable pool obstacle course.
child riding a mini horse

Week 4 – Full
Canoe Adventure
June 13 – June 17

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

This week will involve paddling canoes on the LSU Lakes, and rock climbing at the UREC Indoor Climbing area.
2 children with a mini horse.

Week 5 – Full
Summer Safari
June 20- June 24

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Classic activities this week along with a field trip to the Baton Rouge Zoo.
Tiger's Den campers dancing.

Week 6 – Full
Stars and Stripes
June 27 – July 1

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Celebrate the 4th of July this week with red, white, and blue camp activities.
Group of children smiling.

Week 7 – Full
Down on the Farm
July 5 – July 8

Non-member Rate | $160
LSU Students and UREC Members | $140

Even with a shortened week (4 days) campers will pack in swimming, rock climbing, and hang out with animals at the petting zoo that will visit UREC.
Group of children smiling.

Week 8 – Full
Geaux Tigers!
July 11 – July 15

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Mike the Tiger will get a visit from the campers this week! Geaux little Tigers!
Group of children smiling.

Week 9 – Full
Under the Sea
July 18 – July 22

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Campers will spend an extra day in the UREC pool this week, and they will get a chance to run the inflatable pool obstacle course.
Group of children smiling.

Week 10 – Full
Summer Ascent
July 25 – July 29

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Campers will climb to new heights this week as they adventure on the bouldering wall and 35′ climbing tower. Climbing gear is provided.
Group of children smiling.

Week 11 – Full
Summer Throwback
August 1 – August 5

Non-member Rate | $200
LSU Students and UREC Members | $180

Campers will end the summer with a bang as they revisit some of the best activities from camp. Swimming, rock climbing, inflatable slides, pool obstacle course and more will be offered the last week of camp.

Tiger’s Den Camp Summer 2022 Session Dates

Table showing the date ranges of each week of Tiger’s Den.
SessionDates
Week 1May 23 – May 27, 2022
Week 2May 30 – June 3, 2022
Week 3June 6 – June 10, 2022
Week 4June 13 – June 17, 2022
Week 5June 20 – June 24, 2022
Week 6June 27 – July 1, 2022
Week 7July 5 – July 8, 2022
Week 8July 11 – July 15, 2022
Week 9July 18- July 22, 2022
Week 10July 25 – July 29, 2022
Week 11August 1 – August 5, 2022

How to Register

  1. Complete the Tiger’s Den Registration Packet.
    • Registration Opens March 1, 2022 for LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, and UREC Members.
    • Registration Opens April 1, 2022 for all others.
  2. Email completed packet to TigersDen@lsu.edu.
  3. Pay applicable session fees within 3 business days of processing the Tiger’s Den registration packet. Registration for each week is not complete until payment has been processed.
  • Camp Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Early Drop Off (Additional $10/week): 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
  • Drop Off: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
  • Pick Up: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Late Pick Up (Additional $10/week): 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  1. Submit Payment Online
  2. Camp registration may be purchased by credit card at the Main UREC Operations Desk or by monthly installments utilizing FACTS Payment Plan. Payroll deduction is no longer an option for payment options.
  3. Online payments will close the Wednesday before the desired session.
  • If canceled 10 days prior to the session – $10 administration fee.
  • If cancelled three to nine days prior to first day of the session start date – 50% of registration fee will be refunded.
  • If cancelled two or less days prior to first day of the session start date – No refund will be given.
Space is limited in 2022 to 100 campers per week. Week 7 will be limited to 50 campers.
University Recreation reserves the right to cancel any session or modify activities due to under-enrollment, facility issues, or circumstances beyond its control. Parents will be notified immediately if a session is altered in any way.

Tiger’s Den Swim Lessons
Summer 2022 Session Dates

Tiger’s Den swim lessons are designed specifically for children registered for Tiger’s Den Summer Camp.

Tiger’s Den swim lessons are designed for participants from beginners to advanced levels. Swimmers will receive 4, 30 minute lessons per registration.

Group swim lessons must have a minimum of 3 participants.

If a scheduled time does not reach the 3 participant minimum, you may either shift to a new session or receive a full refund.

Lessons will be offered from 3:00 p.m. through 3:30 p.m. to pick-up times. Group Swim Lessons will be held Monday – Thursday with Fridays reserved for make-up days.

Payment must be made at the UREC Operations Desk with proof of Tiger’s Den Registration.

Table showing the dates of when swim lessons are offered during Tiger’s Den.
WeekDateTimeMake-Up DayNon-MembersLSU Students and UREC Members
Week 1May 23-263:00 – 3:30 p.m.May 27$50$40
Week 2May 30 – June 23:00 – 3:30 p.m.June 3$50$40
Week 3June 6 – 93:00 – 3:30 p.m.June 10$50$40
Week 4June 13 – 163:00 – 3:30 p.m.June 17$50$40
Week 5June 20 – 233:00 – 3:30 p.m.June 24$50$40
Week 6June 27 – June 303:00 – 3:30 p.m.July 1$50$40
Week 7N/A3:00 – 3:30 p.m.July 9$50$40
Week 8July 11 – 143:00 – 3:30 p.m.July 15$50$40
Week 9July 18 – 213:00 – 3:30 p.m.July 21$50$40
Week 10July 25 – 283:00 – 3:30 p.m.July 28$50$40
Week 11August 1 – 43:00 – 3:30 p.m.July 28$50$40

To be added to the Tiger’s Den Summer Camp listserv and be notified about upcoming events and registrations, please email TigersDen@lsu.edu .