Established in 1963, Tamarack Adventure & Retreat Center, formerly Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education, has a vibrant history of experiential education. Since opening our (out)doors we have been committed to expanding comfort zones, creating and strengthening group bonds, and facilitating fun! All while fostering an appreciation for the natural world.
We work with you to create a customized camp experience for you and your group!
- Field Trips
- Overnight Camps
- Corporate Retreats
- Band Camps
All ages and group sizes welcome
Certification & Accreditation
Teachers, administrators, and corporate groups choose us because of our rich history for providing invaluable learning and life experiences that cannot be taught indoors.Many of our classes are designed to complement Michigan educational benchmarks and curriculum.
- Accredited through the American Camp Association (ACA)
- Certified through the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT)
- Members of the Association for Experiential Education (AEE)
- Members of the Association of Nature Center Administrators (ANCA) and Michigan Alliance for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE)
- Staff who are American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and/or Lifeguard certified will always be on site during your stay