Audubon Center of the North Woods

Sandstone, Minnesota, United States
Focus on: Adventure

Camp Category: Academics, Animals, Environmental Studies, Residential, Sports, Archery, Canoeing, Nature Studies, Rafting, and Rock Climbing

Give kids the experience of a lifetime this summer!

2017 Youth Summer Camps at ACNW
Our Summer Camps Rock!

The Audubon Center of the North Woods (ACNW) offers a variety of youth camps – something for everyone!  Our camps have a focus on wildlife, nature, challenge and outdoor skills. Experience the great outdoors and make memories that last a lifetime!

All of our camps are overnight, residential camps with indoor lodging. ACNW provides great accommodations, wonderful scratch-based meal service, and a top-notch staff and activities to provide the best outdoor camp experience around.

ACNW has been providing environmental and outdoor education programs since 1971.

Need-based partial scholarships are available (contact us or download application from our website).


Rocks, Ropes & Rafts ($545 early bird; $595 after April 1)
June 25-30, 2017; Entering grades 6-8

Are you ready for a full week of adventure and adrenaline? Experience all the thrills of white water rafting, canoeing, rock climbing, biking, high ropes course, low ropes challenge course and more!

Ways of Wildlife I & II ($475 early bird; $525 after April 1)
July 30-Aug. 4, 2017; entering grades 5-7

Spend a week caring for captive animals and exploring the lives of animals in the wild. You will have the chance to get up close and personal with animals at the Audubon Center as well as take a number of wildlife focused field trips.

Outdoor Explorations ($445 early bird; $495 after April 1)
July 9-14, 2017; entering grades 5-7

Here’s your chance to experience it all. Come enjoy a week filled with challenge, adventure, learning new skills and a whole lot of fun.


To register and for more information:

  • Visit the event on our Calendar of Events at
  • Call us at 888-404-7743
  • Email us at

See you this summer!