Welcome to Camp Nyika
Sonoma County’s wildest science discovery day camp!
At Camp Nyika, your child explores the Sonoma Serengeti while learning what it takes to be a safari guide. Each session provides five full days of wildlife learning and adventure at the Safari West Wildlife Preserve. Camp Nyika nurtures the inner naturalist in every child as they learn to track wildlife, identify flora and fauna, and get in touch with the wild world! Along with their week of adventure and learning, each camper also receives a souvenir hat, keepsake bush crafts, and a Junior Safari Guide certificate!
9 - 12
7 Weekly Sessions, Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
$380 per camper per, per week.
10 slots per week, June through July
For more information and to book, please follow the link in the button below.
Circle of Conservation
Education, Conservation, and Exploration
The department of Research, Education, and Conservation (commonly referred to as the REC department) is our outlet for mission-focused programming. In accordance with the AZA, we believe strongly in the responsibility of zoos and aquariums not only to promote conservation but to contribute to it...
After the Fire – Safari West Survived!
The 2017 Tubbs Fire was devastating to all of us in Sonoma, Napa, and neighboring counties. As we work together to rebuild, we are overjoyed to see our friends at Safari West back on their feet. The following video perfectly captures the spirit and dedication of this incredible conservation facility. Join us in support of wildlife education and conservation consider a gift of financial support today.