Central Wisconsin Environmental Station Summer Programs



A field station of the College of Natural Resources at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, CWES offers nature exploration on 300 acres of forests, wetlands, lakes and fields. Programs for younger campers combine nature study and traditional camp activities, while those for older boys and girls focus on outdoor skill development. Natural Resource Careers Camp (for students ages 15-18) enables campers to explore career opportunities while gaining field experience in natural resource management and environmental protection.

General Info

Name Central Wisconsin Environmental Station Summer Programs
Location Amherst Junction, WI
Year-round Contacts 715-824-2428
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Conservation, Crafts, Ecology, Environmental Science, Exploration, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Music, Outdoor Education, Science, Studio Art, Swimming, Volleyball, Writing/Journalism
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 7-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Scott D. Johnson, Director
Residential Fee $275-475, 1 week.
Day Fee $45.00
Year Established 1975
Sponsor University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Dates & Sessions June-July; 10 sessions, 1 week long


Scott D. Johnson, Director