Programs - Residential
environmental education programs provide the backbone of Upham Woods.
Residential programs are popular with school groups, home school
groups, scouting programs, and youth groups. Programs vary in length
but are typically two to four days in length. Groups can choose from
a wide variety of programming options and themes. Through a combination
of Upham Woods staff and group leaders, environmental and outdoor
education lessons are presented through experiential, hands-on activities.
Some of the programs offered at Upham Woods include:
- Living History with a French Voyageur
- Blackhawk Island Hikes
- Orienteering Courses
- River Critter Exploration
- Live Red Tailed Hawk and Barred Owl Raptor Programs
- Low Ropes Course, Team Building, and Group Initiatives
- Live Amphibian and Reptile Programs
- Owl Pellet Dissection
Groups have the choice to stay in rustic cabins or a dormitory.
Family style food service is available to groups comprised of 20
or more participants.
Guests utilizing Upham Woods for day or residential programs have
a wide variety of environmental and outdoor education and recreation
courses to choose from. Take a look at the list of
If your group is interested in visiting Upham Woods, please contact us. We will be happy to discuss visitation options and to help plan your visit. We can be reached at 608-254-6461 or via email at email@example.com.
Our website also contains an online calendar showing available dates.
Once dates are found, please contact Upham Woods, to confirm these dates. You can download an application from the "Forms" page or you can request an application form be mailed to you. A completed application form and a deposit of $100 per night stayed is required to hold date(s). Click this link to view the Upham Woods Calendar.