As of April 2, the NPS has closed the PEEC Trails & Campus for safety. The McDade Trail is still available for hiking at this time.

Family Camp Weekends

Escape the demands of everyday life.

Enjoy the great outdoors.

Spend time with your family & friends.

  • Family Camp Weekends are scheduled throughout the year at President's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, and Columbus Day Weekends and include lodging, meals, and activities.  
  • Stay in a private PEEC cabin (heat, elelctricy, & private bath) or in a Yurt (heat electricity, & adjacent bathhouse). 
  • Daytime activities may include morning bird walks, canoeing, teambuilding, orienteering, animal tracking & stalking, eco-crafts, cross-country skiing, hiking, and more!
  • Evening activities may include square dancing, campfire with s'mores, night hikes, live animal presentations, ice cream social, owl prowl, and astronomy.
  • Call PEEC for commuter and day rates.
  • PEEC is only 2-hours from New York City and Philadelphia. Bus and train pick-ups are available for an addional charge.

For more information, download PEEC's Public Program Calendar.


Public Nature Programs

  • PEEC offers seasonal, family-oriented programs year-round.
  • Guided hikes, amphibian searches, night hikes, EcoZone! Discovery Room, cross country skiing, and canoeing are a few of the many options.

For more information, see our Calendar page or Public Program Calendar.


Cancellation Policy for Public Programs:

  • Cancellations received 14+ days prior to event date: Payments or deposits will be refunded.
  • Cancellations received with less than 14 days' notice: Payment or deposit will be forfeited.

Cancellation Policy for Overnight Workshops & Programs:

  • $100 nonrefundable deposit required per cabin upon registration

Additional information