A Whole World to Explore

Whether you're inspiring the leaders of the future, bringing your community together or just looking for an escape in nature, House In The Wood is here for you to explore.


Happening at House In The Wood


Open Tree Climbing Schedule 2017

Come climb with us in 2017! Tree Climbing is open to the public on select dates. All ages and experience levels are welcome! Be sure to sign up in advance to reserve your space. Click here for more information, the full schedule, and signup form. Upcoming Open Climbs:
Wednesday, July 26 @ 5:00-7:00pm
Monday, August 7 @ 5:00-7:00pm
Sunday, August 13 @ 1:00-3:00pm


Sunday Fun-Day

Volunteer at House In The Wood to do activities with our Summer Campers. Plan a 45 minute program that would appeal to 7 to 12 year old boys and girls.
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The Boys Are Back in Town

The male Red Wing Blackbirds have returned to the marshes of House In the Wood. They are all spreading their wings and letting out a LOUD conk-la-ree trill. In Blackbird language: STAY AWAY! THIS IS MY AREA! Once they establish AND KEEP their area, they will try to attract the females who arrive a few weeks later.
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Students Digging

Book Outdoor Education in 2017!

There are still a handful of dates available for outdoor education in Spring 2017. We're also booking for the 2017-18 school year. Book early to secure your preferred dates!
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We're Hiring - Seasonal Jobs in 2017

House In The Wood is hiring for the coming programming seasons in 2017. We're hiring Trail Leaders for Outdoor Education, Counselors for Summer Camp and AmeriCorps members who will work at both Outdoor Education and Summer Camp.
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Review: Corkery Elementary

"I can't begin to tell you how wonderful the trip was for all the students! One girl told me how gross the bugs were, but then proceeded to explain all the ways that insects are beneficial. They came back exhausted but full of smiles and excitement. So did the teachers! "
- Carol Devens, Principal, Corkery School
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