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If you could teach a child about anything…

Posted on January 13, 2017

…what would it be?! As the Outdoor Education Director at Burgess Outdoor Ed Center, I have the distinct honor and privilege to consider this question on a daily basis. With the vast natural resources of our 300-acre property at our … Continue reading

Fresh from the Farm

Posted on January 11, 2017

This past weekend’s blizzard felt like the beginning of winter here at Camp, but I’m already dreaming of spring! Now is the time that farmers and gardeners look back over their previous year’s cultivation and harvest records, identify the favorites … Continue reading

Trips Tuesday

Posted on January 10, 2017

Calling all Adventure Trips Staff and former Adventure Trips participants…     We would love to hear from you! We are interested in gathering feedback about the favorite parts of your trip, things you would like to see offered in … Continue reading

Camp Can Be Year-Round!

Posted on January 5, 2017

As 2017 gets kicked off, so do our year-round programs here at Camp Burgess & Hayward! Throughout the months leading up to summer, we have many opportunities to return to Camp, as well as opportunities to give back to camp … Continue reading

Trips Tuesday…2017!

Posted on January 3, 2017

Happy New Year from Adventure Trips! The holiday break is over and everyone is back to school and work. If you haven’t already made your New Years resolution, consider adding more Adventure to your life in 2017! Getting outdoors and enjoying nature … Continue reading

Trips Tuesday

Posted on December 20, 2016

It is now December and 2016 is winding to an end. Life at Base Camp and the farm has slowed to a crawl, and you can see below that there has been lots of down-time for the current residents…   Looking forward to 2017, … Continue reading

The Gift of Camp

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There’s still time to give the Gift of Camp!  Please consider a charitable donation to Camp this holiday season…click below to learn more about the Campership Fund and to make your gift! Donate  

Hiring Underway for the 2017 Outdoor Education Team!

Posted on December 15, 2016

Do you love working with young people? Are you inspired by the outdoors? Does the opportunity to be part of a cohesive and empowered team excite you? We are now accepting applications for candidates to join our team at Burgess … Continue reading

Road Crew Event!

Posted on December 8, 2016

The Burgess and Hayward Road Crew will be holding its last volunteer event of 2016! Please join us for the third year in a row at the Bourne Community Building on Main Street, Buzzards Bay on as we help transform … Continue reading

Happy Holidays from Camp!

Posted on December 5, 2016

Holiday Greetings from Camp! I wanted to take a moment to wish you and your family a very happy and healthy holiday season. We are so grateful to have you – our campers, parents, staff, alumni and friends – as … Continue reading