Outdoor Education for Elementary, Middle and High School Students
Step out of the classroom and join the others who have benefited from Outdoor Environmental Education at Camp Hayo-Went-Ha!
Since 1981 we have been building strong minds, bodies and spirits of Michigan’s youth. Students of any age can participate in our wide range of programs. Click on the links on the left side of the page to see how our classes can help your students improve their communication and appreciation for learning.
We have a variety of environmental education activities that give students an appreciation of nature and their surroundings.
We also have a top notch Challenge Course! Have your group build teamwork, improve communication and challenge themselves physically on Northern Michigan's premier course.
- 50 foot climbing tower with 6 rock routes and one initiative side
- 50 foot Zip Line from the top of the tower (staircase entrance)
- Two story High Ropes Course with 12 elements a zip line, and a giant swing
- 28 foot pamper pole
A variety of classes to experience!
School groups attend Camp Hayo-Went-Ha for a fun and safe learning experience. Our staff will facilitate adventure challenges and team building lessons as well as environmental classes. The camp property spans 640 acres on the Northeast side of beautiful Torch Lake. Programs can be designed to meet the needs of each school and will complement what the teacher is sharing in the classroom. Whether it is handouts or hands on, each student will come away with a greater appreciation for learning!
For more information please contact:
Outdoor Education and Retreats Director(231) 544-5915
Toll Free: (877) 547-5915
Outdoor Education Pricing
|Program Options||Overnight Chaperone Options|
|Teacher or Parent||Camp Staff|
|One day, choice of activities, lunch||$42||N/A|
|Two days, choice of activities, evening program, 4 meals||$75||$82|
|Three days, choice of activities, evening programs, 7 meals||$101||$116|
|Four days, choice of activities, evening programs, 10 meals (Price includes 3 challenge periods)||$128||$148|
|Five days, choice of activities, Evening programs, 13 meals (Price includes 4 challenge periods)||$152||$175|
Challenge options available for School Groups
|Upper Tier (Counts for 2 Periods)||$11|
|Lower Tier (Counts for 1 Period)||$6 each|
Transportation is distance dependent, please discuss the options with the Outdoor Education Director.
Please Note: Overnight camp programs typically eat lunch as the first and last meal. Pick up and departure times can be tailored to the school day.
For every 13 students that attend, the group will receive 1 free adult. Any adults over the 1:13 ratio will be charged of the student fee.
- Cell Phones
- Video Games
- Single Gender
- Extended Trips
- International Staff