House In The Wood

House In The Wood | 3300 Bay Road | Delavan, WI 53115 | 262-728-2752 | houseinthewood.com

Who

House In The Wood is an Outdoor Education Center, Retreat Center and Summer Camp located on the shores of Lake Delavan. The Outdoor Education Center and Retreat Center are open to business from private groups and individuals. The Summer Camp is a program of Northwestern Settlement, a nonprofit organization with the mission of opening doors of opportunity to its neighbors in Chicago.

What

House In The Wood is open to the public for scheduled Open Tree Climbing events that occur throughout the spring and fall. For classroom groups and other youth organizations, we offer a wide range of Outdoor Education programs that include a science and nature curriculum, live animal exhibits, and outdoor recreation activities such as tree climbing, archery, fishing, and boating. Retreat groups have use of our cabins, dining hall, activity buildings, and our beautiful grounds for conferences, weddings and other gatherings. Outdoor Education and Retreat bookings are available from January to June, and September to mid-December. We accommodate group sizes of 20-100+ guests.

When

Outdoor Education and Retreat bookings are available from January to June, and September to mid-December.

Why

The Outdoor Education Center at House In The Wood provides an exciting and unique experience for students and their teachers. Our engaging, standards-based curriculum puts students in direct contact with the natural world they’re studying. The fun and adventurous experience helps to instill lasting, positive associations with science, education, and the environment. Outdoor Education and Retreat groups alike enjoy the rejuvenating and restorative effects of time spent in nature. Our guests leave feeling happy, healthy, closer to each other and closer to the earth.

Where

House In The Wood is located on the shores of Lake Delavan in Delavan, WI.