Wagon Road Camp

 
Part of The Children’s Aid, Wagon Road Camp’s 53-acre facility in Chappaqua, New York offers day trips  for school, scout and homeschool groups. Activities are aimed at developing team building skills through a wide range of ropes course activities and games designed to emphasize creativity, skill development, and social learning. Groups can also enjoy fields for recreational activities and trails to explore the natural environment.
 
Contact Info
Address: 431 Quaker Rd., Chappaqua, NY 10514. Westchester County.
Tel: 914-238-4761.
Hrs: 9AM-5PM.
 
SCHOOL
Wagon Road Camp’s educational programs are tailored to grade level and abilities of each school group and use a sequence of games, group problem solving, low ropes and high ropes challenges to help students achieve their goals. Our camp is a great setting for students to build relationships, develop teamwork, and celebrate the completion of a school year. Schools have also used Wagon Road Camp’s serene setting to prepare for Regents Examinations. Best for 6th-12th grade students.
 
Contact Info
Name: Nancy Gurman.
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: Physical Education.
Topics Covered: collaboration, communication, problem solving, teambuilding.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: Middle School, High School.
Group Size: 10-86.
Program Type: Day Trips and Guided Activities.
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies.
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: 12:1.
For more information: Phone, Email.
Food Options: Light Breakfast, Catered Lunch and Dinner.
Cost: Standard rate for school group Adventure Team Building Programming is $57/student for up to 5 hours of programming. Food costs are separate and depend on the menu.
 
 
SCOUTS
Scout groups are welcome to enjoy an experience at Wagon Road Camp while engaging in team building activities. Programs can be customized to fit your scout group’s needs. Best for scouts in 6th-12th grade.
 
Contact Info
Name: Nancy Gurman.
Phone: 914-238-4761.
 
Supports Scout Badges In: Physical Education.
Topics Covered: collaboration, communication, problem solving, teambuilding.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 6th-12th.
Group Size: 10-86.
Program Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities.
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies.
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: 12:1
Registration: Phone, Email.
Food Options: Light Breakfast, Catered Lunch and Dinner.
Cost: Fee. Standard rate for scout group Adventure Team Building Programming is $57/student for up to 5 hours of programming. Food costs are separate and depend on the menu.
 
 
HOMESCHOOL
Wagon Road’s camp  is a great setting for homeschoolers to build relationships, develop teamwork, and more. Programs can be tailored to fit your homeschool curriculum goals. Best for 6th-12th grade students.
 
Contact Info
Name: Nancy Gurman.
Phone: 914-238-4761.
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: Physical Education.
Topics Covered: collaboration, communication, problem solving, teambuilding.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 6th-12th.
Group Size: 10-86.
Program Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities.
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies.
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: 12:1.
Registration: Phone, Email.
Food Options: Light Breakfast, Catered Lunch and Dinner
Cost: Fee. Standard rate for scout group Adventure Team Building Programming is $57/student for up to 5 hours of programming. Food costs are separate and depend on the menu.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Rope Course Lesson Plan

Did you know that the British Royal Marines use an advanced ropes course as training for their troops? The course builds confidence and tests troops’ ability to overcome both physical and emotional obstacles. The same ideas are used in recreational ropes courses.... Continue