The Audubon Center of the North Woods is a leader in offering meaningful nature experiences to people of all ages and through our family, adult and youth camps, we provide a different kind of camp experience – an opportunity to engage in nature through immersion in the wild outdoors to promote environmental awareness, compassion, leadership and an ethic of care for the earth.
Voted the "Best Environmental Education in Minnesota" - 2009
Early bird discounts. We have partial and full need-based scholarships available.
2012 Family Camps at the Audubon Center of the North Woods:
Summer Family Escape... July 5-8, 2012
Bringing families and nature together. Bringing Family and Nature Together
Exciting outdoor, challenge and wildlife experiences for the whole family.
- Animal Signs
- High Ropes
- Forest Hikes
- Wildlife Programs
We welcome all types of families to participate! Most of these outdoor family classes and workshops are geared towards families that have children between the ages of 6 and 18 - younger children are welcome to attend but may not be able to participate in all classes.
Winter Family Escape... December 27-30, 2012
• Winter Survival
• Wolf presentation
• Hands-on educationalactivities
• Animal Signs
• Candle Light Cross-Country Ski
• Sleigh rides
• Snow Sculpture/Zoo
• Climbing Wall
• Wildlife programs
• Art Projects and other art and craft sessions pertaining to winter and wildlife
• Campfires & s’mores
• ...and much more!
You’ll find our accommodations are perfect for a weekend of adventure, relaxation and
retreat. Your family will have a private room with either 3 or 4 sets of bunks, so each
spacious room sleeps 6-8 people. Our meals have a reputation of their own and have
become known as the best in the area. Delicious, healthy, wholesome meals, each
carefully prepared with creativity and taste, are served in our large dining room with
beautiful stone fireplace and wonderful views of the woods and lake.
on Grindstone Lake
54165 Audubon Dr.
Sandstone MN, 55072 USA
PO Box 530
Sandstone, MN, 55072 USA