Weekend Nature Series

Connect with the great outdoors through fun, environmental education activities for the whole family! Clearpool Weekend Nature Series Offers Community Environmental Education

The Clearpool Weekend Nature Series is your opportunity to experience 350 acres of natural woodlands and learn exciting new outdoor skills, with a focus on sustainability and fun. Weekend recreation and education programs are great for families, environmental enthusiasts, adult groups, non-profit organizations, corporations and anyone who wants to participate in our wide range of outdoor environmental education activities.

2017-2018 Weekend Nature Series Schedule*

Father-Son Weekend
October 21-22

Dads can slow down and enjoy quality time with their sons while participating in outdoor adventures together. Experienced facilitators will guide groups in activities including hiking, primitive skills, fishing, ropes courses and more!


Kids Winter Camp
February 19-20

Give your child a great camp experience during the winter break! A two-day program features winter sports, eco-discovery, and hands-on activities for children and teens grades K-8.


Annual Maple Sugaring & Pancake Breakfast
March 11

February through March is the best time for making maple syrup and we are chock-full of native sugar maples! See a live demonstration of the sugaring process and enjoy a hearty breakfast.


Spring Break Camp
March 30, April 2-6

Give your child a great camp experience during spring break! A week-long program features adventure, outdoor exploration, Native American-inspired activities, and more for children and teens ages 5-14.


Family Camp
April 14

Experience camp together as a family! Join us for a day filled with traditional camp activities and the opportunity to share quality time outdoors. This is a day to come “play” and see what camp is all about. If you are already a Clearpool camp family or new to Green Chimneys Summer Camps, this is going to be a memorable day. Activities include high ropes (age 7 and up), hiking, boating, outdoor cooking, farm visit, arts & crafts, frog catching, camp games and more!


Mother-Daughter Weekend
April 28-29

A weekend retreat for moms and their girls filled with exciting outdoor activities. Experienced facilitators will guide groups in activities including hiking, wilderness skills, nature crafts, boating, ropes courses and more!


Spark a Camp Memory: Family Campfire
May 18

Bring the family and gather ’round our signature campfire for a fun evening of singing, dancing and s’mores! All proceeds will go toward our summer camp scholarship program to support local families that otherwise would not be able to send their child to camp.


*All activities are weather dependent. Space is limited, advance registration is required.

For more information, contact to Jackie Ayres via jayres@greenchimneys.org or 845.225.8226 x605.