Pennsylvania

Indian Head Camp

Looking for an exceptional retreat? Come to Indian Head Camp, located in the picturesque Endless Mountains of Pennsylvania. Since 1940, Indian Head Camp has provided groups with state-of-the-art recreational facilities for events such as team-building activities, celebrations and more. Activities such boating, biking, ropes course, hiking, rock climbing, and zip tour can be included in a specially designed program that fits your group’s needs. Facilities include a playhouse, dining area, campfire sites, and more. Accommodations at Indian Head feature toilets, both hot and cold water, heat, and showers. At least two staff members will be on-site and on-call at all times during your group’s stay.
 
Contact Info
Address: 3287 Hancock Hwy., Equinunk, PA 18417. Wayne County. 
Tel: 570-906-8595.
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOL
School visits to Indian Head Camp are a unique way to build students’ skills and confidence as they learn about the outdoors. There are a variety of things to do, from outdoor adventures to hands-on arts activities such as woodworking, pottery, and tie dye t-shirt making. Students can also enjoy recreational activities such as rock climbing, a ropes course, a zipline, camping, hiking, mountain biking, sports, and aquatics. A variety of accommodations are provided. Meals are served family-style.
 
Contact Info
Name: Mark Tjaden.
Phone: 914-345-2155.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
Group Size: 20-300.
Program Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 night +.
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: 5:1 for younger, 8:1 for older.
Registration: Online, Phone.
Food Options: Catering.
Cost: Fee.
Title I or Financial Support: n/a.
Accessibility: Call for information.
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: Physical Education.
Topics Covered: athletics, facilitation, outdoor adventure, teambuilding.
 
 
SCOUTS
Scout retreats at Indian Head Camp are an excellent way for your troop to build their skills while exploring nature and participating in exciting programs. Activities include arts workshops, outdoor adventure, aquatics, climbing, camping, and more. A variety of accommodations are provided. Meals are served family-style.
 
Contact Info
Name: Mark Tjaden.
Phone: 914-345-2155.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
Group Size: 20-300.
Program Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 night +.
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: 8:1.
Registration: Online, Phone.
Food Options: Catering.
Cost: Fee.
Title I or Financial Support: n/a.
Accessibility: Call for information.
 
Supports Scout Badges In: Camping, Physical Education.
Topics Covered: climbing, hiking, kayaking, orienteering, ropes course.
 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Sports & Games Lesson Plan

Students participate in activities to learn about the members of their team and how to work together in order to be successful. Discuss the importance of teamwork or “playing the game.” In what other situations might you need these skills? Is it important to play by the rules? Why or why not?... Continue