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Folsom CA United States 95630

PROGRAMS

Adventure Awaits

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OUTDOOR ART

Develop art skills and creativity in an outdoor environment, using nature as the subject of the projects and as the materials. Some projects may include drawing various scenery, making sculptures, sketching botanicals, creating our own natural paint or drawing material, hands-on crafts and building projects, etc.

Next class starts in May!

Girl Hiking in Mountains

INTRO TO BACKPACKING

Learn all of the basics necessary to enjoy a successful overnight backpacking trip! Among these basics are safety in the wilderness, map navigation, hiking tips and practice, plant identification, proper gear choices and how to use the gear/supplies correctly, etc. We will also be doing fun outdoor games, team building, and some nature based crafts.

The May program is FULL!

The "Backpacking the Sierra Nevada's" class will be coming in July, so save your spot now.

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SUMMER DAY HIKE SERIES

Do you love to explore the outdoors with your kids, but aren't sure where to go? Come join us on the second Friday of each month this summer for guided day hikes in the area and discover new, exciting (and beautiful!) trails and scenery.

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BACKPACKING THE SIERRA NEVADA'S

Having the Sierra Nevada mountain range practically in our backyard is an amazing opportunity! Take full advantage of this in our Backpacking class this summer. Join us for three day hikes, and then an overnight trip where your kids can discover the adventures waiting for them in the mountains and learn the skills they will need to enjoy it.

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NATURE HIKES

Fun, local adventure hikes for 6-12 year olds. We do scavenger hunts and curiosity quests, learn to identify plants and animals, play games, make new friends, create nature journals, and learn all about our environment in this program.

Stay tuned for a few speciallly-themed hikes coming up this fall!

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GEOCACHING

Geocaching is a fun way to explore the outdoors by using GPS coordinates to search for a hidden treasure. We will be finding a couple of caches in one area, and the kids will be given the opportunity to navigate to find each one.

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CUSTOM PROGRAMS

Not interested in any of the available classes, but still want to join in on the fun? We offer private, customizable classes as well. Contact us about field trips, homeschool group workshops, family trips, etc.

Aren't sure which class best fits your child? Click the link below to contact us with any questions, comments, or concerns! We are happy to assist you.