Learn to Camp

Sample Graduate Program Schedule

Day 1

Time Activity
1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Arrival and registration
2:00 Welcome and introduction
2:15 Safe and fun camping
2:45 Camping shelters: setting up your tent and dining shelter
3:45 The camping kitchen: set-up, cooking and clean-up
4:30 Resource hour (optional time with staff)
5:00 - 7:00 Dinner
7:00 How to build a campfire (treats included)
7:30 Camping at night

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.!