News and Events

  • Amazing INTERNSHIP Opportunity
    There are still a few internship positions available for the Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education 2017 season! Internships run from May-August and are developed around your specific major. You will...
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  • Travel Assistance Funding!
    ATTENTION TEACHERS! We at Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education know what a financial burden transportation costs can be when planning a camp experience. We were recently introduced to a wonderful...
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  • SKUNK time!
      Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education proudly welcomes the newest member of its family, Webster! Webster is a skunk who has recently been re-homed in the Tamarack Camps nature center...
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Take Your Classroom Outside

Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education has been providing unique outdoor educational experiences to students, corporate and community groups, and organizations for over 50 years.

Why choose us?

  • Customized experiences / programs
  • 5th and 6th grade educational programming designed to meet Common Core State Standards
  • Exceptional educators and trained outdoor professionals
  • Over 50 programs from which to choose
  • Teambuilding, adventure, wilderness, environmental, living history, cultural education, sports and recreation, and evening programs
  • Comfortable accommodations for students, teachers, administrators, and group leaders
  • Year-round facility located just outside of Metropolitan Detroit, surrounded by 1250 wooded acres, 3 private lakes and miles of trails

We help participants of all ages connect with nature while connecting with each other

Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education programs help students and adults build self-confidence, learn how to become team players within a group, and create bonding relationships that transfer back to their day to day lives. For school groups, this helps facilitate a better learning environment for teachers and administrators.

Join the thousands of teachers, administrators, employers, universities and group leaders who have experienced Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education each and every year.

“All 59 kids had a BLAST!!!! Thank you to all of the Tamarack staff for again making
memories my kids will never forget. See you next May.”
Teacher Cheri – Triumph Academy

Sign up for a tour today and see what we have to offer!