~ 2015 ADVENTURE SUMMER ECO-CAMPS! ~

Nature Walk

EarthQuest Learning Adventures is a one-of-a-kind overnight youth program for ages 11-17.  This Summer, we are offering a series of unforgettable 5-night eco-camps at our 88-acre nature center outside Eugene, Oregon.  We have amazing instructors, organic vegetarian meals, beautiful dormitories, and a schedule filled with learning and fun.

These innovative Summer Adventures integrate FUN, teamwork, personal growth, and interactive hands-on education that builds real-life skills.  So, give your kids a one-of-a-kind experience they’ll never forget ~ the NW’s coolest overnight Summer Camp.  Sign up before June 1st to qualify for an early-bird discount!

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ANCIENT WAYS ADVENTURE CAMP 

takes youth on a playful Nature journey to our shared ancestral roots!

June 14-19, June 28-July 3

 

basketry~ make your own fire ~fire-making-orkney-islands

~build your forest shelter ~ 

~ move invisibly through the undergrowth ~

~weave fiber plants ~

primitize shelter~ felt homemade clothes ~ camouflage

~ paint with Earth pigment ~ 

~ and take the NIGHT CHALLENGE ~

CLICK HERE FOR A DETAILED FIVE DAY SCHEDULE

OUR ANCIENT WAYS EXPERT TEACHING STAFF:  

ROB MILLER ~ WONIYA THIBEAULT~ VALERIE OSBOURNE~DAVID WISTRAND~ and COLIN DOYLE

Read FULL BIOS here!

 

 

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EARTH  CRAFT ADVENTURE CAMP

takes youth on a playful Nature journey into the art of sustainable Earth-care. 

July 26-31, August 16-21

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boy-plant-eq-web~Grow your own Food~

~Build the Tribal Tipi~

~Create Recycled Art ~

~Play Nature Games~


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181018_528308743886702_975874690_n~Discover the Farm-Animal World~

~Harness the Sun’s Energy~

~& join in FUN Nighttime Activities

 

CLICK HERE FOR THE DETAILED FIVE-DAY SCHEDULE

OUR EARTH CRAFT EXPERT TEACHING STAFF:  

SIMON WALTER-HANSEN ~ COLIN DOYLE ~ BART ORLANDO ~ JUSTIN MICHELSON ~ BRIAN BYERS and more!

Read FULL BIOS here!

 

 

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TO INQUIRE, please contact programs@lostvalley.org

or call 541-937-3351

 

SEE BELOW FOR PRICING, PACKING LIST,

ONLINE REGISTRATION, and MORE!

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 All camps include:

~ 5 full days and nights of organic, delicious meals (more info)

~ Comfortable accommodations and educational facilities (more info).  Because this camp is residential (which most in our area are not) students can come from throughout the state and beyond, and get the full immersion experience.

~ Expert instruction in crafts and skills, with plenty of fun and freedom (more info)Lunchtime circle

~ Materials for educational crafts that students can take home

~ 24 hr. supervision and care from on-site staff and counselors

~ The safe, supportive environment of a beautiful nature sanctuary & retreat center (info)

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Tuition Details

1) $500 before June 1st, $550 thereafter 

2) Full payment required before above dates to receive Early Bird discounts.

3) Minimum $150 non-refundable deposit required to reserve a space in a camp.  Full amount due at least one month prior to camp start date (otherwise the deposit is forfeited and the space filled by another eager youth).

4) DISCOUNTS:  

– $50 off for every additional camper that signs up from another family (if they state upon sign-up that they were referred by you; referrals are mutually exclusive)

– $50 off additional participants from the same family (for any camp)

– $50 off a participant taking more than one week of camp in 2015

Registration

EarthQuest is a program of Lost Valley Education and Event Center in Dexter, OR.  Two options:

1) CHECK: Send check or money order to Lost Valley Educational Center, Attn: Colin Doyle, 81868 Lost Valley Ln., Dexter, OR, 97431.

 2) ONLINE PAYMENT: click here to pay with PayPal online through the Lost Valley website.

Our youth are our future.  

Thank you for making it a positive one!