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Get Outdoors! You won’t truly appreciate the Backcountry until you experience it through one of our programs. We make it easy to get outside and enjoy nature and offer something for everybody.
Our week-long, full-day Outdoor Discovery Camps give explorers ages 7 to 17 the opportunity to challenge themselves in the wild. Choose from weekly sessions of nature camp, horse camp, adventure camp, art camp, archery camp, and teen leadership camp.
Go into the heart of the Backcountry on a staff-led program. Join us to venture out birding, roast marshmallows around a campfire, and create unique works of art. Get inspired by guest speakers and listen to elk bugle in the crisp fall air. From events designed for kids as young as three to adult-only programs, there’s something for anyone.
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Celebrate a birthday in the great outdoors! Kids are allowed to explore, play games, and interact with chickens. Themed options include: Wild for Wildlife, Camo Adventure, Princess Unicorn, and Wild West.
The Backcountry Wilderness Area’s educational programming brings to life the concepts that you introduce in your classroom. We address a wide range of environmental topics and can customize any program to fit your curriculum needs.
Become a volunteer and make a difference not just in your community, but also for wildlife. Opportunities are available for the general public as well as for scout groups.
Not to be missed are our unique and fun annual events such as: our Gear Swap event (March), Competitive Archery Tournaments (throughout summer), the Backcountry Bash (June), Elk Hunt Banquet (July), Supper with Snakes (September), and the oh so scary, Haunted Forest (October).
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