New York State

Wagon Road Camp

 
Part of The Children’s Aid Society, Wagon Road Camp’s 53-acre facility in Chappaqua, New York offers day trips or overnight retreats 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. 
 
For more information, visit us online at www.childrensaidsociety.org/wagon-road-camp.
 
Contact Info
Address: 431 Quaker Road, Chappaqua, New York 10514. Westchester County.
 
Tel: 914-238-4761.
 
 
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOLS
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 and retreat center 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. Learn more about our overnight trips and educational programs
 
Contact Info
Contact: Vince Canziani, vincec@childrensaidsociety.org.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 6th-12th.
 
Group Size: 10-86.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 
 
Cost: Fee. 
  
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
Topics Covered: Team building, collaboration, communication, problem solving.
 
SCOUTS
Scout groups are welcome to enjoy a retreat experience at Wagon Road Camp while engaging in team building activities. Programs can be customized to fit your scout group’s needs. Learn more about team building at Wagon Road Camp
 
Contact Info
Contact: Vince Canziani. 
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 6th-12th.
 
Group Size: 10-86.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 
 
Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education. 
Topics Covered: Team building, collaboration, communication, problem solving.
 
HOMESCHOOL
Wagon Road’s camp and retreat center is a great setting for homeschoolers to build relationships, develop teamwork, and more. Programs can be tailored to fit your homeschool curriculum goals. Learn more about our overnight trips and educational programs. Learn more
 
Contact Info
Contact: Vince Canziani. 
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 6th-12th.
 
Group Size: 10-86.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 
 
Cost: Fee. 
Topics Covered: Team building, collaboration, communication, problem solving.

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