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Adventure Education - Rock climbing, team building, zip lining and more.

2020 How Sweet it is Winter Mini Camp

Winter Mini camp It's a weekend of wintry fun, Feb. 14-15 for ages 7-12.  Campers will learn about trees, maple syrup production, winter animals, and more, while their parents enjoy a romantic weekend.  Overnight and day camp options available, plus discounts! Visit the camps page and register your camper or campers here.  


Now Hiring a Summer Adventure Program Leader

SIU’s Touch of Nature is looking to hire Adventure Program Leaders (APL’s) for Summer 2020.  This position will spend the summer facilitating our outdoor education programs including our environmental, adventure, summer camp, and day programs for the season.  This position includes staff housing on site, meals when programs are offered, and a monthly stipend.  Additionally, all trainings will be free of charge including Leave No Trace, Challenge Course, Rock Climbing, Facilitation, and Environmental Education. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to   

Find out more information here


April 18, 2020 - The Camp Little Giant Golf Scramble

CLG Golf Scramble

We're pleased to announce the first ever Camp Little Giant Golf Scramble, Saturday, April 18 at Keller's Crossing in Makanda.  The event is to help support Camp Little giant, our annual residential camp for children and adults with disabilities. We're currently seeking flag sponsors for both the front and back nine.  Find out information and how you can support the Camp Little Giant Golf Scramble




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