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Sample Graduate Program Schedule

Day 1

Time Activity
1:30- 2:00 pm Arrival, registration, and welcome
2:00- 3:00 pm Campsite set up: tent, screen shelter, kitchen
3:00 pm Camping Safety
3:30 pm Tarping skills
4:00 pm Camping in adverse weather
4:20 pm Camping Kitchen
4:40 pm Campfire skills
2:30-4:00 Recreation time
4:00 How to build a campfire (with treats)
4:30 Your first night camping: what to expect
5:15 pm

Learning sessions are complete for the day.

Participants have the evening free to make dinner and enjoy the park. Staff leaders depart for the day but will return to the park in the morning.

Day 2

Time Activity
All day Recreation time. Explore the park, plan fun activities, attend Natural Heritage Education programs and enjoy camping!

Day 3

Time Activity
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 Planning your next camping trip
10:00 Campsite clean up
10:45 Program conclusion

Checkout Day (Day 3 or 4)

Time Activity
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Return equipment to basecamp
2:00 Campsite checkout time (you are welcome to enjoy the park until 10:00 p.m.!