Burgundy Center for Wildlife Studies

Burgundy Center for Wildlife Studies

Capon Bridge, West Virginia, United States

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Camp Category: ACA Accredited, Academics, Animals, Biology, Environmental Studies, Gifted, Leadership, Science, Adventure, Wilderness, Arts, Music, Residential, Sports, Backpacking, Hiking, Nature Studies, and Swimming

At this unique nature camp, campers hike, swim, and hunt for butterflies, warblers, foxes and salamanders in the WV mountains, 2.5 hours from Washington, DC. Educating along the way, the dynamic, knowledgeable, caring staff incorporate laughter, challenge, games, arts and music into a relaxed but high quality program on animals, plants, geology, astronomy, ecology and conservation. Each day offers a variety of activities, allowing campers freedom of choice. Small in size, with a high staff:camper ratio, small groups, independent projects, and a non-competitive attitude, this camp builds personal growth and a lasting community. Campers return year after year.