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Mini Ranger Christmas Camp - school years 1-3


Are you aged between 6 and 8? Do you LOVE wildlife and Christmas? If so, Mini Ranger Christmas Camp will be perfect for you!

Join us for festive fun and games, all with an animal twist! From lantern-making to animal spotting, it’s going to be magic!

This year’s Christmas camps will run on Saturday 17, Sunday 18, Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 December 2022, from 10.30am – 12.30pm each day. The sessions will be repeated every day, so please only book your child onto one date.

If you have any queries about the event, please check out our FAQs or email us at

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A few terms and conditions:

  • Once the booking has been made, it cannot be rescheduled and is non-refundable (unless your child has a positive PCR test- proof required).
  • We will keep a record of your details to contact you in the case of an emergency.
  • You must complete the health and emergencies form for your child(ren). The link to the form will be included in your confirmation email. Failure to do so within the time limit provided may result in removal from the programme.
  • This activity is for children aged 6-8 only and we take a maximum of 16 children per session.
  • While attending the sessions, children will be supervised by at least two Conservation Education staff, who are all DBS checked.
  • Places are booked on a first come, first served basis. Please do not assume their place is booked until you have received a booking confirmation.
  • Chester Zoo reserves the right to ask any participant to leave the zoo should they behave in an inappropriate or unsafe manner.
  • Chester Zoo reserves the right to alter or cancel the club if absolutely necessary. If this happens we will give as much notice as possible, however this cannot always be guaranteed.
  • All activities will be taking place within zoo grounds (inc the nature reserve).
  • Whilst every effort will be made to accommodate those with a disability or learning difficulty, due to practicality, and health and safety, this cannot always be achieved. Please contact Chester Zoo for advice before purchasing.
  • Chester Zoo reserves the right to cancel your placement if you drop off or collect the children more than 10 minutes after the allocated time.


Our Mini Rangers sessions are designed for children in primary school years 1-3. Please ensure your child is in the correct school year before booking this event.

After booking you will receive a confirmation email containing a link to submit further information through our online details form. You must complete this form before the event. Please include emergency contact details and any adjustments that your child may need to enable them to take part, if you would like to discuss your child’s needs further please contact

I confirm that my child is in primary school years 1-3.