YEAR ROUND FAMILY FUN IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS
These family-friendly outdoor programs typically take about 3 hours each on the 3rd Saturday of most months. Cost for the program is $15/person. Participants will meet on campus and travel to field locations. Applicable gear rental is available for an additional fee. Participants 18 yrs of age and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.
A variety of recreational opportunities for people of all ages
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR WREATH MAKING: Wreaths are made to celebrate the cycles of nature and all life. And our educators make it fun and easy to create your own from fresh everygreen boughs harvested the day before! Make one for yourself and one to give as a holiday gift!
ADULTS GET TO RETREAT, REJOICE & REJUVINATE YEAR ROUND
This all-inclusive program series, tailored to adults, focuses on connecting participants with highlight trails and waters in the area. Each week-long retreat is dedicated to celebrating different recreational pursuits such as canoeing, hiking, and biking. Fee includes all programming, equpment, lodging and meals. Commuter rates avilable for those who don't require lodging. Additional info on travel info and amenities can be found here.
THINK ECOLOGICALLY ALL YEAR LONG
For those interested in living a more sustainable life, our local experts provide practical knowledge and guidance to incorporate do-it-yourself sustainability into everyday living. From compositing to preserving food to making your own cleaning products, you'll will walk away with ready-to-use knowledge to be good stewards of our natural resources while providing a healthy and simple living environment.
9-WEEK SESSIONS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL YEAR FOR PRESCHOOLERS
A fun and unique experience for 3-5-year-olds with an opportunity to explore the Northwoods, discover new interests and meet new friends. Based on the natural preschool model for early childhood outdoor education, children will spend a majority of their time outdoors learning through hands-on exploration and play! For more info and/or a hard copy of the registration packet contact email@example.com or at extension #233.
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Personalize your own experience depending on what you want to do and learn about
This program is truly customizable - from canoeing to hiking, snowshoeing to cross country skiing - YOU tell us what you’re interested in and we’ll customize an outdoor adventure for your crew! From a few hours to a few days or a week, we’d love to help you design the program that suits your needs and interests.
Contact Education Manager Kim Feller to customize your adventure today.
THERE'S SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE THIS SUMMER! Ages 4-7: our Jr. SEEK program offers Tuesday mornings full of discovery, fun, and outdoor learning. Ages 8-12 will enjoy exploring and learning about the Northwoods during either half- or full-day SEEK sessions on Thursdays. Adults and older kids will love our Tuesday evening Nature at Night program lecture series that features local experts and speakers. Wednesday morning Family Nature Programs provide opportunities for the entire family to spend some time bonding and engaging with nature!
FESTIVE HOLIDAY FLAIR OR HANDMADE GIFT!
Our annual wreath-making classes includes an adult-only AM session from 8 A - 11:30 AM and a family-friendly PM session from 1:30 - 4 PM (all ages). Cost includes all instruction, locally-sources boughs, wreath frame, paddle wire and ribbon for 1 bow. Participants are welcome to brong their own decorations to add to their wreath!