Shepherd’s Spring

Shepherd’s Spring is 220 scenic acres of learning, exploring, retreat, and worship space. Groups of all ages enjoy hiking, biking, teambuilding, games, and experiential programs, as well as quiet discussions and meditation. Facilities include a 25-meter pool with a full bathhouse (open Memorial Day to Labor Day), playground, sports areas, dining hall, private lodging, meeting and activity spaces, heated group cabins, the Heifer Global Village, and acres of woods, fields, and hiking trails. Global Village programs, in partnership with Heifer International, delve into world cultures, hunger, and poverty, challenging participants to overcome obstacles together and find a way to make the world a better place.
Contact Info
Address: 16869 Taylors Landing Road, Sharpsburg, Maryland 21782. Washington County. Tel: 301-223-8193. Email: Website: Hrs: Vary. Contact: Dotty Dalphon,
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour-2 nights. Cost: Fee. 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science, Social Studies, Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science, Social Studies, Physical Education. 
LESSON PLAN: See our lesson plan here