• Image of the reconstructed stockade at Fort Vancouver and Pearson Air Museum looking northeast from the Land Bridge.

    Fort Vancouver

    National Historic Site OR,WA

Overnight & Day Camps

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site offers an ideal location for an overnight and all day experience inside the reconstructed fort and neighboring employee village.

Serving as the only national park in the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area, Fort Vancouver provides a unique backdrop allowing kids to step back in time to 1840s Hudson's Bay Company's fur trading post.

  • Day Camp -- Blast to the Past: Fort Vancouver in a Day
  • Overnight Camp -- Blast to the Past: Fort Vancouver Sleep-In
 
Youth arrive on a bus at Fort Vancouver and wave
Campers arrive at Fort Vancouver with lots of energy and enthusiasm, ready to learn about the site and its history.
NPS Photo
 
Overnight campers play tug-o-war
Overnight campers play tug-o-war
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

An HBC beaver trap from the collection at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

As the fur trade-era depot and headquarters for the Hudson's Bay Company's Columbia Department, did you know that over 61,000 animal pelts were shipped from Fort Vancouver to England in 1843 alone? This and many other stories are interpreted at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. More...