Camp Hanover

Enjoy environmental studies and recreational activities on Camp Hanover’s 600 acres. Groups can have a great time on a day or overnight trip where they will participate in a variety of programs and recreational fun. Activities include nature hikes and classes on the farm, in the forest, and on the lakefront. Typical summer camp activities like the climbing wall, high ropes, archery, canoeing, campfires, and others are also available. Accommodations are available on site for overnight stay.
Contact Info
Address: 3163 Parsleys Mill Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111. Hanover County. 
Tel: 804-779-2811.
Hrs: Vary.
The GoodPastures program is our opportunity for school groups to learn more about the natural world, environmental health, and humankind’s role in its degradation and restoration.
Contact Info
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
Group Size: Varies.
Program Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
Recomm. Length of Visit: ½ day-1 night.
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff:
Registration: Online, Email.
Food Options: Catering.
Cost: Fee.
Title I or Financial Support: n/a.
Accessible To: n/a.
Supports Classroom Learning In: Environmental Studies, Physical Education.
Topics Covered: climbing, communications, ecology, fitness, science, sports.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Nature Exploration Lesson Plan

One single tree can provide the oxygen required for two human beings and over 8,000 sheets of paper. Nature centers and state parks provide a hands-on environment to discover facts about native plants and animals, as well as ways to preserve these natural resources.... Continue